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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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Help Create Some New iPhone Features [PhotoshopContest]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Art, Bp, C5, cat, classic, clear, color, contest, Contests, Covers, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Feature, Features, Feeds, ff, Gadget, Gadgets, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, hand, Hd, Help, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Iphone, Isp, La, Labels, Les, mid, Ming, Mod, N1, Nes, new iPhone, nex, next, O2, om, One, Opc, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, phone, Phones, photo, photos, Photoshop, Photoshop Contest, PhotoshopContest, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Shop, smartphone, Smartphones, Style, Tag, tech, Test, TI, TV, V, vers, WD, what, Wine, Wwdc, X1, XP

The new iPhone is coming next week ! And while we’ve already got a pretty good handle on what it’ll look like, this week’s Photoshop Contest is to give it some features you might not expect. More

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HomePipe App Streams iTunes to Your Android Phone [Streaming]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, Android apps, ANT, Ants, app, apple, apple.com, Apps, AR, Ati, Av, Bp, C5, C6, cat, clear, Cloud, color, D3, d8, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Free, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, hand, Hd, Home, Home Automation, Homepipe, Id, Im, images, In, Iphone, iPhone Apps, Isp, iTunes, itunes streaming, La, Labels, Mac, mid, Ming, Mod, Mp3, Ms, Music, Nes, Of, om, One, order, P3, Pad, Padd, PC, phone, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, Software, storage, Stream, Streaming, streams, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, twist, Up, Us, V, X1

HomePipe’s a relatively new cloud-based storage app that’s introduced a new twist: streaming your iTunes music from your Mac or PC to your Android phone. There are a couple of caveats, though. More

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Floppy Disk Desk [Art]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, C6, Cam, cat, Children, clear, Cloud, color, cycle, de, Decor, design, desk, Desks, Disks, Display, diy, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, flo, Flop, floppies, Floppy disk desk, format, formats, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Les, Lg, Linux, media, Men, mid, Mod, Ms, NK, Ny, Of, om, One, Opera, operating system, Operating Systems, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Pot, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, rtm, Rv, serve, source, Spot, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Up, upc, Us, V, Via, Waste, X1

To think, our children won’t be able to build colorful desks out of nostalgic media formats because cloud distribution is inherently less wasteful. The shame! [ Humbleablog via Unplggd ] More

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62 Cases Made Against BP Using Photoshop [PhotoshopContest]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 4N, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Bp, Case, Cases, cat, change, clear, color, contest, d8, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, editing, Et, Feature, ff, format, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Graph, graphic, graphics, Gulf, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Isp, La, Labels, Men, mid, Mod, moment, Of, Oil, oilspill, om, One, Opc, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, photo, photos, Photoshop, Photoshop Contest, PhotoshopContest, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, Sad, serve, Shop, Steam, Style, Tag, Tea, tech, Test, TI, time, Top, TV, Us, V, Via, what, X1

There’s a lot of pretty-well-justified anger at BP out there in the ether at the moment. What better way of letting off some steam than via hilarious and sometimes-sad Photoshops? More

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Can You Count 400 Billion Stars In This Mind-Blowing Panorama? [Astronomy]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Astronomy, Ati, Bill, blow, Bp, C5, cat, cc, clear, color, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, E3, Ea, EC, Et, Fb, ff, format, gala, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hbo, Hd, high-definition, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, MER, mid, Milk, Milky Way, mind, Mod, Mosaic, My, N8, Nasa, Net, NK, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, pano, Panorama, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Ram, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, Spitzer, Spitzer Telescope, star, Stars, Style, Tag, tar, tech, television, TI, Tron, TV, V, vision, X1, XP, Zoo, Zoom, Zoomable

Astronomers estimate that there are 200 to 400 billion stars in our galactic neighborhood, the Milky Way . I guess that someone tried to count them in this fully-zoomable, ultra-high-definition 800,000-image mosaic and got tired around 296,351,284,702. More

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Synaptics: PC Trackpads Getting Four-Finger Gestures [Computex]

by on Jun.01, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, ash, Av, book, Bp, Brin, Button, cat, clear, Clickeq, ClickPad, color, Computex, dash, day, de, design, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Finger, Four-finger gesture, Ge, gesture, gestures, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Hp, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Les, Mac, MacBook, mid, Mod, multitouch, om, One, order, Ouch, Pad, Padd, Parts, PC, PCs, PI, Pixel, Platform, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Synaptics, Tag, tech, TI, Touch, Touchpad-is, touchpads, trackpad, Trackpads, TV, V, War, Who, Wind, windows, X1

PC trackpads have tended to lag behind their MacBook counterparts, but the gap’s narrowing today. Synaptics—the same folks who introduced the buttonless, clickable PC trackpad last year, are adding four-finger gestures and more goodies with their TouchPad-IS platform.

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Pacman’s Got Competition In the Form of the Unpackman [Concepts]

by on May.31, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, AR, Ati, bd, Bottle Opener, Bp, C5, Cam, cat, clear, color, competition, Concept, Concepts, Content, Cool, de, design, Display, Ds, E, e1, E3, Ea, EC, eco, Et, ff, Gadget, Gadgets, Gaming, Ge, Gear, Ghosts, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Gun, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, Keyring, kin, La, Labels, Les, Link, magazine, mid, Ming, Mod, move, Nerd, News, NK, Of, om, One, order, organ, Os, Pac-Man, Pack, Pacman, Pad, Padd, PC, Pet, PI, Ping, Pixel, Play, Port, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Reader, Review, Reviews, RSS, Rv, sand, serve, sharp, Shop, shopping, source, Style, Tag, tech, teeth, Tent, TI, TV, Unpackman, Unpackman bottle opener, Us, V, Via, view, War, what, X1, xl

Second cousin twice-removed, Unpackman is a keyring which also doubles as a bottle opener . I’d like to see what those sharp teeth can do to some blinking blue ghosts. [ Unpackman via Likecool via Nerd Approved ] More

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Motorola Droid Shadow and Xtreme Show Up On Verizon’s System [Android]

by on May.31, 2010, under 1016, 17, 1d, 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 4G, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A4, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, ANT, Ants, AOL, app, AR, Av, Bp, Cam, cat, cc, Cellphones, CERN, clear, color, Dc, de, Display, droid, Droid 2, droid shadow, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Inventory, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Leaks, Les, life, mid, Ming, Mod, Moto, Motorola, Motorola Droid, Motorola droid 2, Motorola droid shadow, Motorola droid xtreme, Motorola shadow, Motorola xtreme, Nes, News, nin, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PC, phone, Phones, photo, photos, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Red, release, rom, RSS, Rumors, Rv, serve, Shadow, Show, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Up, upc, V, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, wireless, X1, xtreme

More news from camp Verizon, concerning the upcoming Motorola Droid phones. The Droid 2 Xtreme and Shadow have appeared on Verizon’s inventory, according to photos sent in to Droid-Life , suggesting release is imminent. More

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The Stupid Way Of Making A DIY Desk Fan [Bad Ideas]

by on May.29, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 838, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, audio, Bad ideas, Bp, cat, clear, color, de, desk, Desk fan, Display, diy, Diy fan, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F2, Fan, Fans, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ideas, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mod, N1, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PC, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Ports, power, Power supply fan, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, s5, serve, Sport, sports, Style, summer, Tag, Tea, tech, TI, TV, Up, V, X1

It’s getting hot and you desperately need a little fan to fit onto your desk. You could either go buy one or you could finally do something with that old PC of yours and tear out its power supply fan .

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The Stupid Way Of Making A DIY Desk Fan [Bad Ideas]

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