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Japan’s Mega Solar Kite Conquered Space, But Now Needs To Fly [Space]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ally, ANT, Ants, AR, Av, Bp, cat, cc, Ces, clear, color, d8, de, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, energy, Et, F2, Feeds, ff, game, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ikaros, Ikaros solar sail, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, japan, japanese, Kite, Kites, La, Labels, Led, Men, mid, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, plan, Play, power, Q, quant, que, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, sail, serve, SF, Solar, solar sail, Space, Space kite, Space sail, Space solar sail, Style, Sun, Tag, Tea, tech, Techno, Technology, TI, Travel, TV, Us, V, Wai, wait, Waiting, X1

The 20meter (diagonally) solar sail Ikaros we mentioned last month has been successfully unfurled in space by its Japanese team. Now it’s a waiting game to see if it can be used for solar-powered travel as planned. More

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The UK’s Fifth Carrier Confirms They’ll Carry The iPhone 4 [Apple]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 738, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Arri, Art, Av, bd, Bp, car, Carrier, Carriers, cat, clear, color, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, Exclusive, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, Iphone 4, Iphone 4 uk, Iphone4, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, mobile, Mod, Ms, Nes, networks, O2, Of, om, One, orange, order, Pad, Padd, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, smartphone, Style, t-mo, T-Mobile, Tag, tech, Three, TI, Tmobile, TV, Uk, UK Carriers, Uk networks, Us, V, VoD, Vodafone, what, X1, ZMP

What’s going on?! Vodafone, O2, Orange, T-Mobile and now Three have announced they’ll be selling the iPhone 4 when it hits on June 24th. The US’ exclusive carrier, of course, remains with AT&T.

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The UK’s Fifth Carrier Confirms They’ll Carry The iPhone 4 [Apple]

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Fanboyism and Brand Loyalty [Fanboys]

by on Jun.05, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 787, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, Advert, advertising, age, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Ati, Bp, Brand, Brands, bus, business, cat, Ces, clear, color, Concept, cv, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Fan, Fanboy, Fanboyism, Fanboys, Feeds, ff, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, Loyalty, marketing, mid, Mod, Nes, om, One, opinion, order, Pad, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, Republished, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, things, TI, truth, TV, Us, V, X1

The Misconception: We prefer the things we own over the things we don’t because we made rational choices when we bought them. The Truth? More

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Redbox’s Blu-ray Rentals Will Be $1.50 [Redbox]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 1.5, 2, 2D, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, A4, A9, Ad, Ads, Ai, ally, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Blu-Ray, Blu-ray rental, Bp, cat, clear, D3, de, Display, Ds, dvd, DVD Rental, E, Ea, EC, ff, FP, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Isp, La, Labels, Light, mid, Mod, movie, movies, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Ovi, People, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Red, Redbox, Redbox rental, Rental, Rentals, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, tech, TI, TV, Us, V, Vide, Video, Wci, what

The president of one-dollar-DVD booth rental chain Redbox says that he wants the Blu-ray rentals to be $1.50 a night, using any thin excuse to charge people slightly more for what’s essentially the same size product. More

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You Won’t Be Able To Tether An iPad To An iPhone [Update: Not AT&T’s Fault?] [Att]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, A8, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, apple, AR, Art, At&t, at-at, Att iphone tethering, Av, Beta, Bp, cat, clear, color, data, data plan, data plans, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, Feeds, ff, first, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, II, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ipa, ipad, Ipads, Iphone, iphones, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, mid, Mit, Mod, Nes, om, One, option, order, Pad, Padd, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, plan, Plans, Play, Q, quant, Rc, rip, RSS, Rv, serve, smartphone, Style, Tag, tech, ted, tethering, TI, TV, Unlimited data plans, Up, Update, Us, V, Wes, what, X1

What’s going on here? First we get iPhone tethering option , but to use them we have to give up unlimited data plans . Now we’re told that we can’t tether our iPads to our iPhones even if we do that

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You Won’t Be Able To Tether An iPad To An iPhone [Update: Not AT&T’s Fault?] [Att]

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Floating City in the Sky Brings You Closer to the Heavens [Floatingcity]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Av, botanical, Botanicalcity, Bp, Brin, bus, business, C6, Canada, cat, city, Cityinthecloud, Civilization, clear, color, Concept city, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, environment, Et, F1, f16, ff, fire, flo, Floatingcity, future, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Green, Greenfloat, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, life, Men, mid, Mod, Nes, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, ota, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, SelfSustaining, serve, Shimizu, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Us, V, Water, Wildfire, X1

I can’t think of a better place to escape the honking horns and suffocating smog of city life than a floating botanical city in the sky. Built on water, it’s a lily pad for human civilization. More

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Sprint 4G To Roll Out In Select Cities Starting In July [Sprint]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3g, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Ads, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Art, Av, Bp, Cam, cat, Cities, clear, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Happy, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Isp, La, Labels, Launch, LCD, mid, Mod, Moto, Motorola, Ms, nex, next, Ny, om, One, order, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Pr, Print, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, Samsung, serve, Service, source, Sprint, sprint 4g, Sprint 4g rollout, star, Style, Sun, tar, Tat, tech, ted, TI, tie, TV, unit, Us, V, Visa

Some folks have reason to be very happy, very soon: Sprint will be rolling out 4G service in cities including Rochester, NY, Syracuse, NY, Kennewick, WA, Pasco, WA, Visalia, WA and more starting in July. [ BGR ] More

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BP Does Your Browser Like It Did the Gulf [Bp]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, bd, Beta, Bp, British, British Petroleum, browser, cat, cc, clear, color, d8, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, ff, fire, firefox, Fox, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gulf, Gulf oil spill, Hd, Hearing, Home Automation, Hp, HTML, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Intern, internet, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Loc, Lock, Men, mid, mini, Mod, Net, Of, Oil, Oil disaster, oil spill, Oil spill plug-in, Oil spills, oilspill, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, Pet, petroleum, PI, pill, Pixel, Play, Plug-in, Plug-ins, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, spill, Spills, Style, Tag, tech, Test, TI, TV, Us, V, X1

Maybe you want to protest BP. Maybe you’re just sick of hearing about them. Either way, you can now block all mention of British Petroleum from your internets with a Firefox plug-in ..

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BP Does Your Browser Like It Did the Gulf [Bp]

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