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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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A Day In The Life Of A Coder [Humor]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Analysis, and, Animation, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Art, Ati, Av, bd, Bp, Cam, cat, clear, code, coder, coding, color, Comic, Comics, day, de, demo, Digg, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, Epa, Et, Face, Fb, Feeds, ff, FP, Fun, Ge, Geek, Gizmo, gizmodo, Happy, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Humor, Id, Ie, Im, Image cache, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, La, Labels, life, Lifecode, magazine, Magazines, Mic, mid, Mod, monk, Monkey, Nes, NK, Of, om, One, opinion, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, ski, source, Stories, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Us, V, Via, X1

I may wish that everything in life could be coded , but I’m happy that I’m not a codemonkey. Because let’s face it: I don’t have the skills and definitely couldn’t cope with days like this very often. [ GeekAndPoke via Digg ] More

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8 Websites You Need To Stop Building [Humor]

by on May.12, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Analysis, and, AR, Ati, building, chopstick, Chopsticks, clear, Comedy, Comic, Comics, de, Display, down, Ds, E, e1, Ea, Et, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Humor, i7, Id, Im, Image cache, In, Ion, Ir, Isp, ITA, magazine, Magazines, mid, Mod, Nes, oatmeal, Of, om, One, opinion, order, Padd, PI, Play, ps, Q, Rc, Style, Tag, Tat, TI, Top, Ugly, Ui, web, Websites, why, X1

find a dui attorney .

We only need to read that Jim has chopsticks lodged down his throat once, so why are there dozens of different, ugly, irritating ways for him to announce it? Here are the websites we’ve got enough of: More

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Tech Companies Are Getting Merger Crazy [Humor]

by on Apr.30, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Add, Adobe, Ads, age, amazon, Analysis, and, AOL, apple, AR, Ati, Av, bus, business, cc, clear, Companies, Crazy, cv, de, deal, deals, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, facebook, Fcc, Feature, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Google, Hd, Home Automation, Hori, Hp, Humor, Id, Ie, Im, In, Ion, Isp, magazine, Magazines, MER, microsoft, mid, Mod, Nes, nintendo, om, One, opinion, order, orizon, Os, Padd, Palm, PI, Play, Pot, Q, Rc, Sd, Sony, Spot, Ssd, Style, Tag, tech deals, ted, tgif, thank giz it's friday, TI, Top, Us, Wave, why, Wikipedia, X1

HP buying Palm made some waves, but it’s got nothing on the other big tech deals we’ve spotted on the horizon: More

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Hey Microsoft: Enough With the Hipsters [Rant]

by on Apr.13, 2010, under 2, 2D, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ad, Ads, age, ANT, AR, Av, C6, Cellphones, clear, Coke, de, Display, Ds, Dumbphoens, E, Ea, Face, Ge, Gizmo, Glasses, Hd, Hipsters, Home Automation, Im, Isp, Jeans, kin, Lg, Love, marketing, Mic, microsoft, Microsoft Kin, Microsoft pink, Mod, One, opinion, order, Os, Padd, PI, Play, ps, Q, Rant, Rc, screen, Style, Tag, Theory, TI, Up, Vw, X1, Zune

Do you wear stupid hats? Glasses that cover more than 35% percent of your face? Have a beard, even though you can’t fully grow one

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The iPhone’s Popup Problem [Rant]

by on Apr.12, 2010, under 2, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, Alert, and, ANT, app, apple, apple ipad, Apple iPhone, Apple iPod Touch, AR, Ati, clear, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, Ge, Gizmo, good, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Im, ipad, Iphone, Iphone 4, Iphone 4 notifications, iPhone OS, iphone os 4, Iphone4, iphones, iPod, Ipod Touch, Isp, ISS, Mod, Nes, Notifications, One, Opera, operating system, opinion, order, Os, Padd, phone, Phones, Play, popup, PopUps, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, Rant, Rc, Software, Stand, Style, Tag, TI, Ui, Uk, Up, Ups, War, X1

Popups were an understandable workaround for the shortcomings of the iPhone operating system. But with OS 4, Apple missed their chance to build a good alert system. Now, popups are about to get way out of hand.

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Apple Wants 1/8th of Your iPhone Back—Don’t Give It to Them [Rant]

by on Apr.08, 2010, under 2, 30D, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Av, Buzz, Buzz Lightyear, clear, D3, dash, de, Dj, Ds, E, Ea, F1, Face, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, IAD, iads, Im, ipad, Iphone, iphone os 4.0, Iphone4, iPod, Light, Make, Mod, My, One, opinion, order, Padd, phone, Q, Rant, Rc, Rock, Rocket, Software, Style, Tag, TI, Us, War, X1

Make no mistake, iAds are the iPhone user’s worst enemy. If Buzz Lightyear were at the unveiling, he’d have rocket punched Apple right in the face.

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Careful, Amazon: A Kindle 3 iPad Clone Would Be Suicide [Opinion]

by on Apr.07, 2010, under 2, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, Ai, amazon, amazon kindle, Android, app, apple, apple ipad, AR, Ati, Av, Body, business, car, clear, de, Ds, E, Ea, Ge, Gizmo, Google, Hd, Home Automation, Im, Ink, Ion, ipa, ipad, Kindle, Kindle 3, media, Mod, move, Multimedia, multitouch, Nes, next, NK, Obvious, One, opinion, order, Ouch, Padd, Pet, PI, Q, Rc, Style, Suicide, Tag, TI, time, Touch, Ui, Us, X1

Everybody’s talking about Amazon retaliating against the iPad with a multitouch, multimedia, app-heavy Kindle 3 . Texas Foundation Repair . But it’s not as obvious a move as you think. In fact, it’s a bad idea. More

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Cory Doctorow, You Are a Consumer, Too [Opinion]

by on Apr.02, 2010, under 2, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, apple, apple ipad, AR, boing-boing, car, Cia, clear, Cory Doctorow, dash, de, Ds, E, Ea, F1, Freedom, Ge, Gizmo, Hd, Home Automation, Im, Ion, ipad, MER, Mod, Moto, One, Open Source, opinion, order, Os, PI, Rc, Rf, ski, source, Style, Tag, TI, Us, what, X1

I saw a—the—Rally Fighter, an open source car in Austin. This is what the “finished” interior looked like, more or less.

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