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First Broken iPhone 4 Shows New Glass Isn’t That Resistant [Rant]

by on Jun.10, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, ally, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Art, bd, Bp, broken, bus, business, cat, clear, color, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Emi, Et, Feeds, ff, first, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Glass, hand, Hard, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Iphone, Iphone 4, Iphone hd apple, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Mic, mid, mino, Mod, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, Plastic, Play, Q, quant, Rant, Rc, Red, resist, RSS, Rv, Scratch, serve, Show, Shows, smartphone, Smartphones, Style, Tag, tech, TI, time, Top, TV, Us, V, Viv, X1

The iPhone is made of aluminosilicate glass. Apple says it’s “chemically strengthened to be 20 times stiffer and 30 times harder than plastic” and it’s “ultradurable and more scratch resistant than ever.” Well, not enough to survive a 3.5-foot drop. More

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PS3 Twistdock Manages Uncommon Tastefulness [PS3]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bar, bin, Bp, cat, clear, color, Console, Consoles, court, de, Display, Dock, Docks, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, game, Games, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Nes, Npr, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, paper, PI, Ping, Pixel, Plastic, Play, Playstation 3, Playstation slim, Port, Ports, Pr, Pro, ps, PS3, Q, quant, Rc, remote, RSS, Rv, serve, ship, Shop, shopping, Sony, Sport, sports, Style, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, Theme, TI, TV, twist, Twistdock, V, Vide, Video, Video Games, Walmart, X1

Android Game Engines . roofing and siding .

When I hear “console docking station,” I picture some Walmart bargain bin monstrosity, the result of an unprotected courtship between a plastic paper tray and one of those sports-themed remote caddies. But the swiveling PS3 Twistdock doesn’t look so bad! More

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Iron Man Nikes Light Up Like Tony Stark’s Arc Reactor [Movies]

by on May.31, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 808, Ac, Act, Actors, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, Apparel, AR, arc, Arc Reactor, Art, Bp, bus, business, cat, clear, color, Custom, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, Ea, EC, Et, Exploit, ff, Films, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Heart, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ir, iron man, iron man 2, Iron man sneakers, IronMan, Isp, La, Labels, Les, Light, magnet, mid, Ming, Mod, movie, movies, Nes, Net, Nike, Nike sb dunk highs, nikes, NK, Ny, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, Pad, Padd, People, PI, Ping, Pixel, Plastic, Play, Port, power, Q, quant, Rc, Rim, rom, RSS, Rv, Seize, serve, Shoes, Shop, shopping, Sneakers, star, Style, Tag, tar, Tat, tech, ted, TI, Tony Stark, TV, unit, Up, Us, V, vers, Wai, wait, Waiting, X1, XP

Somewhere, in a market brimming with plastic arc reactors and cologne bottles , there is a gap just waiting to be exploited. Custom-sneakers people Diversitile seized that opportunity and will be selling these Iron Man Nikes very, very soon.

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OLPC XO-3 Dream Tablet May Come True After All [Olpc]

by on May.27, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, book, Books, Bp, C5, cat, cc, clear, color, Dc, de, dev, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Ebook, Ebooks, EC, Emi, Et, Fan, ff, Flex, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gq, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Help, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, Isp, La, Labels, Laptop, Laptops, life, LPs, Marv, Marvel, Marvell, mid, Moby, Mod, multitouch, Nes, Note, Notebook, Notebooks, Olpc, om, One, One Laptop Per Child, order, Os, oss, Ouch, Padd, PC, phone, PI, Pixel, Plastic, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, Sci-fi, serve, ship, Style, table, Tablet, Tablets, Tag, tech, TI, Top, Touch, true, TV, V, War, Winter, X1, Xo-3

Last December, One Laptop per Child ‘s XO-3 tablet was an impossible dream : semi-flexible plastic, multitouch, sci-fi thinness, all for $75. And while a partnership with Marvell helps breathe life into XO-3, it won’t resemble winter’s fantasy device.

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Logitech’s Google TV Box Will Have Special Powers [Google TV]

by on May.20, 2010, under 17, 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, ANT, Ants, app, apple, Apple TV, AR, Arm, ash, Av, Bp, cat, Cf, Cia, clear, color, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, eco, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Google TV, googletv, Harmony, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iq, Isp, La, Labels, logitech, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Os, oss, Padd, PI, Pixel, Plastic, Play, power, Q, quant, que, Rc, Red, remote, Remotes, Review, RSS, Rv, serve, Sony, Style, Tag, tech, TI, TV, Ui, Universal, V, vers, view, X1

The unique thing about Logitech’s Google TV box—the size of a squished Apple TV, rendered in glossy black plastic—is that it’ll have the full powers of Logitech’s Harmony remotes and ecosystem . More

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Nvidia’s Android Tablet: Okay, I Could Want This [Nvidia]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, Android Tablet, ANT, Ants, AR, Bp, cat, clear, color, de, Display, droid, Ds, E, Ea, Et, F2, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Google I/O, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, Isp, La, Labels, late, Mod, Nvidia, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Plastic, Play, Pr, pre, Pro, prototype, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, table, Tablet, Tablets, Tag, tech, Test, TI, TV, V, X1

A rounded, plasticky take on the iPad. That’s how Nvidia’s latest Android tablet prototype struck me. It’s pretty nice.

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Leak: iPod Touch With 2MP Camera Surfaces In Vietnam [Leaks]

by on May.19, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, Apple iPod Touch, AR, audio, bd, book, Bp, bump, Cam, Camera, cat, Ces, clear, color, cv, day, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, etail, Face, faces, ff, FP, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Iphone, Iphone 4, iPod, Ipod Touch, Ipod touch camera, iPods, IpodTouch, Isp, La, Labels, Leak, Leaked, Leaks, Lost, Mac, MacBook, MER, mid, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Os, Ouch, Padd, phone, photo, photos, PI, Pixel, Plastic, plastic macbook, Play, Pr, Pro, prototype, Prototypes, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Red, Rf, rom, RSS, Rumors, Rv, serve, Show, Shows, Sim, Speculation, Style, surf, surface, Tag, tech, thor, TI, Tinhte, Touch, TV, Ui, Up, Update, V, Vietnam, vietname, Vw, War, what, X1

From the same country that leaked yesterday’s plastic MacBook update (and the iPhone 4 ), comes a plethora of well-shot iPod Touch photos showing a 2MP camera. It looks remarkably similar to the iPods that appeared on eBay last month.

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New MacBooks Support Both Audio and Video Output via Mini DisplayPort [Apple]

by on May.18, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Ads, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, audio, book, Books, Bp, Brin, bump, cat, cc, clear, Computer, current, de, Display, DisplayPort, Ds, E, Ea, Et, family, ff, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Hd, Hdmi, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, iMac, iMacs, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Laptop, Laptops, Mac, MacBook, MacBook Pro, macbook pros, MacBooks, Macs, mini, Mini displayport, minidisplayport, Mod, Nes, News, Of, om, One, order, Os, People, PI, Plastic, Play, Port, Ports, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, rum, Rumor, Rumors, Rv, serve, Style, Support, tech, ted, TI, Top, TV, Ui, Up, Update, V, Via, Vide, Video, WD, Who

Here’s some good news: the newly-updated MacBooks can now send both video and audio out via Mini DisplayPort, which is good news for people who hook their laptops up to a TV via HDMI. seo . This is something that the current crop of MacBook Pros and iMacs can already do, so it’s all about bringing the cheapest member of the family up to par with the rest of Apple’s computer lines. Marketing Denver . [ MacRumors ] More

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Apple Quietly Bumps Plastic MacBook To 2.4GHz [Apple]

by on May.18, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 4G, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Air, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, Apple plastic macbook, AR, Av, battery, Body, book, Books, Bp, bump, capacity, cat, city, clear, color, core, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hand, hands, Hard, Hard Drive, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, i5, i7, IAD, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, intel, Intel Core 2 Duo, Ir, Isp, ITA, La, Labels, Laptop, Laptops, Led, life, Mac, MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBooks, mid, Ming, Mod, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Ping, Plastic, plastic macbook, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Real, Red, refresh, rom, RSS, rum, Rumor, Rv, serve, Students, Style, Tag, tar, tech, ted, TI, TV, Ui, unibody, V, War, X1, XP

As we expected , Apple has refreshed its solitary plastic MacBook (favored by cheap-ass students), bumping it from 2.26GHz to 2.4GHz. Hard drive capacity is the same as last October’s refresh , but the real story is the extra three hours’ battery-life. More

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Film Cameras Made From Household Rubbish Take Pretty Crazy Photos [Cameras]

by on May.11, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 360, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, AR, Bar, bis, Bones, Button, buttons, Cam, Camera, Cameras, clear, Containers, Crazy, de, Display, down, Ds, E, Ea, Et, F1, Film, Film Cameras, flo, Flop, Floppy Disks, Food, Fun, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, house, household, Id, Ie, Im, In, Isp, lomography, MER, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Pee, Peekfreak, Peekfreak cameras, photo, photos, Plastic, Play, Pr, pre, Q, Rc, Red, rom, Rubbish, Style, Tag, TI, Ui, Up, Us, Wai, wait, X1

Built using household supplies like floppy disks and plastic food containers, Peekfreak’s cameras are hilariously fun and brilliantly pared down, with no knobs or buttons to press. Wait until you see how bare bones the insides are: More

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