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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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How a Silly Phone for Teens Reveals Microsoft’s Plan for Us All [Cloud]

by on Jun.05, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Analysis, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, ash, Ball, Ballmer, Bes, Bp, cat, clear, Cloud, color, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Feature, Feeds, ff, future, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, IE6, Im, images, In, Intern, internet, Io, Ion, ipa, ipad, Isp, kin, La, Labels, live, MER, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, mobile, Mod, N8, Net, O2, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, phone, PI, Pixel, plan, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, steve, Steve Ballmer, Style, Tag, tech, the cloud, The Internet, TI, Top, true, TV, Universe, Us, V, vers, Wes, why, Windows phone 7, X1

Despite its mobile prowess, Apple sucks at the internet . But surprisingly it’s Microsoft—not Google—that’s best positioned for Our Future in the Cloud. Here’s why. More

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The iPhone App Store Scams [Rant]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, app, app store, apple, application, applications, Apps, AR, Arm, Art, ash, Ati, Ban, Bp, Cam, cams, car, cat, CBS, cc, Censor, Censorship, Cf, change, clear, Clothing, color, Content, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, E3, Ea, EC, Editorial, Et, fashion, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, heck, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Iphone, iPhone App, iPhone Apps, Iq, Isp, Job, Jobs, La, Labels, late, Led, Les, Less cigarette, Letter, Loc, Lock, locks, magazine, Men, mid, Mod, Ms, nin, Obvious, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, phone, PI, Ping, Pixel, Play, Pr, Prize, Pro, Q, quant, Rant, Rc, rom, RSS, Rv, Scams, serve, ship, Shop, shopping, Show, Shows, steve, store, Stores, Style, Tag, tech, Tent, Test, TI, time, Top, TV, Up, Us, V, Women, X1

Banning a Pulitzer-winning cartoonist’s app? OK. Force the change of editorial content of a fashion magazine because it shows some lingerie?

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Watch BP Place A Containment Dome On The Broken Oil Pipe [Bp]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Abc, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Bp, Bp oil disaster, broken, bus, business, cat, Ces, clear, color, construction, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gm, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Leak, live, Men, mess, mid, Mod, Nes, News, Of, Oil, Oil disaster, oil spill, om, One, order, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Robot, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, ted, TI, Top, TV, Up, Us, V, Vide, Video, Watch, X1

BP has managed to cut the top off the broken oil riser pipe and is in the process of getting a containment dome mounted over the mess. You can watch the process live here . [ ABC ] More

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Watch a Harrier Pilot Almost Land His Jet [Military]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, Afghanistan, age, Ai, Air, Aircraft, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Arri, Art, Ati, Av, Aviation, Bp, C6, cat, cc, clear, Clips, color, Credit, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, F1, Feeds, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Harrier, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, ITA, Jet, La, Labels, Lite, Literature, mid, Military, Mod, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pilots, Ping, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, raf, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, star, Style, Tag, tar, tech, TI, Top, TV, Ui, V, Via, Vide, Video, War, Watch, X1

Poor bastard RAF pilot couldn’t quite pull off this landing at Kandahar, Afghanistan, although to his credit he stayed with it for as along as he could before popping the top. More

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Shooting Challenge: Oil on Water [Photograph]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, cat, cc, Cdc, clear, color, Culture, D3, Dc, de, Disaster, Display, Ds, DSLRs, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Graph, Gun, Guns, hal, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, mid, Mod, Oil, Oil photography, Oil photos, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, photo, photograph, photography, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, resist, RSS, Rv, serve, Shooting, Shooting challenge, ski, Style, Tag, tech, TI, Top, TV, tweet, V, Water, X1

I’m not asking that you get all preachy, but with BP’s ongoing disaster, the topic for this week’s Shooting Challenge is irresistible: Capture oil on water. 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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AT&T Just Killed Unlimited Wireless Data (and Screwed Everybody in the Process) [At&t]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3g, 4G, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, Android, ANT, Ants, AR, At&t, Ati, BlackBerry, Body, Bp, bus, business, cat, cc, Cellphones, Ces, clear, color, communication, communications, D3, data, Dc, de, Dead, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, eco, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, ipa, ipad, Iphone, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Led, Les, live, mid, Mit, Mod, Ms, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, pages, Pandora, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, Red, RSS, Rv, serve, Service, Services, Smartphones, Stream, streams, Style, Tag, tech, ted, Telecommunications, Test, TI, Top, tub, TV, tweet, Us, V, Vide, Video, Videos, web, wireless, wireless data, X1, YouTube

Unlimited, all-you-can-eat wireless data was a beautiful thing, delivering streams of Pandora, YouTube videos, a million tweets, and hundreds of webpages without worry. And now it’s dead. More

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Why Aren’t I the Center of the Apple Universe? [Apple]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Ati, bd, Bp, cat, clear, color, Companies, Custom, d8, de, Display, Dj, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Google, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, II, Im, images, In, ipa, ipad, Isp, iTunes, La, Labels, lala, Mac, Macintosh, MER, mid, mobile, MobileMe, Mod, Nec, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Style, Tag, tech, TI, Top, TV, Universe, Up, Us, V, vers, why, words, X1

You can sum up the most frustrating thing about being an Apple customer in three little words: “Connect to iTunes.” More

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Are These Not The Classiest Knives You’ve Ever Seen? [Knives]

by on Jun.02, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, aila, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Ati, Av, bd, bin, bing, Bp, cat, cc, Cia, classified, clear, color, Cool, Custom, de, Dead, design, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, ff, flo, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gm, Hd, Home Automation, Hp, HTML, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, itc, kitchen, knife, Knives, La, Labels, Led, meeting, Meeting knives, Mia Schmallenbach, mid, Mod, My, Nes, Of, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, PI, Ping, Pixel, Play, Port, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, que, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Shop, shopping, Style, sub, Subs, table, Tag, tech, TI, Top, TV, Us, Utensils, V, Via, X1

Small flat-dwellers, rejoice: these nesting knives rest on top of each other, with the proportions subscribing to the Fibonacci sequence for extra cool kudos. Available now for under $915. [ TableDirect via INewIdea via Coroflot via OhGizmo ] More

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