Archive | October, 2011

Apple TV: Coming in 2013 With the Easiest UI Ever Makes the Remote Your Voice?

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As one of my favorite sites, Apple Insider, reports, recent Siri commentary about the voice-tech being the ultimate remote for television might be just a bit off. According to Apple Insider, quoting the new Steve Jobs book from Walter Isaacson, Steve pronounced "he cracked it." It being the creation of the world's easiest TV interface. […]
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Apple iPad 3: Is 2048 x 1536 Too Crazy?

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Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons Asian display makers LG and Samsung are reportedly having trouble — probably with yield rates and density issues — in making the 2048 x 1536 resolution retina display in the upcoming Apple iPad 3. That resolution is about 264 pixels per inch (PPI), twice the resolution of the current iPad 2. […]
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Meet the Human iPhone

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Thanks again to Eric Mack and his artistic friends. The proliferation of small screens is bringing back the silent, short-form film genre — and obviously creating a lot of opportunity for young artists and comedians like Nick Watterott, Matt Ruby and Alice Wetterlund. Nick, who has appeared on late night TV with great hilarity, plays […]
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Seven Billion Humans: Which One Are You?

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Here's a cool site to hit. Put in your birthday and it'll estimate where you fall inside the 7B human range. What number are you?
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Google+ Now Integrates with GoogleApps for Business, Home Users

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According to a Google Enterprise blog penned today by Ronald Ho, Google+ is now available via Google Apps (enterprise or free version). Google, under fire for not allowing businesses into the social network more quickly, is catching up. Ho writes: Google Apps fans, today we’re ready to add you to our circles. Google+ makes sharing […]
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Microsoft: What the Future Holds (video)

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This is a video Microsoft posted about its vision of the future. A cool vision. Where's my flying car?  
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Steve Jobs Biography: Jobs, Ellison and me.

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The BusinessInsider, a pub I love, did an excerpt from the Steve Jobs' book today — I'm in it. Author Walter Isaacson interviewed me — but I've been under NDA and wasn't even sure my story made it. Here is the story. The real story isn't QUITE like Jobs related it, though Jobs does tell […]
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Tech News Today: Merritt, Howell & Co Tackle Silicone Glacier

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Hosts: Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar and Jason Howell. Topics: Were Nokia Windows phones worth the wait? RIM pleads reliability, Apple and Facebook make power plays and more. [videocast 43:03] FWIW: aNewDomain.net doesn't think there's a better daily tech news show than TNT with Jason Howell, Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane and Iyaz Akhtar. Great show […]
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Apple iOS 5: How To Change Your Default Email Signature

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If you have an Apple iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, Apple makes your default signature generic and an ad, basically, for the device you're using. For instance, "sent from my iPad" is what iPad message senders and receivers get as signatures. Let's get a little more creative. It isn't difficult. Here's how to create a […]
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Sony Corp Buys Sony Ericsson Smartphone Venture Outright (Reuters)

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Ericsson is to receive 1.05 billion euros($1.45 billion) in cash for its 50 percent share of the venture, which was set up in 2001. It initially thrived with an array of camera and music phones, but later lost out in the smartphone race. "We can more rapidly and more widely offer consumers smartphones, laptops, tablets […]
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Motorola Droid RAZR: Pre Orders Start 5 a.m. Pacific Today (US and EU)

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October 27 — Today at 5 a.m. PT, Motorola and Verizon start accepting preorders in the US and internationally for the new 4G LTE Droid RAZR smartphone. Announced earlier this month, the 1.2GHz smartphone is skinny as can be — just 1.7mm at its thinnest point. At Motorola's press event in New York City on […]
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X3 With John C Dvorak: Are Bitcoin and Dropbox Dying?

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X3: John C Dvorak Hosts. With Guests Andrew Eisner from Retrevo.com Joseph Engo, IT Specialist. John, Andrew, and Joe discuss the recent news about Bitcoin and Dropbox.  
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Princeton? Or Prison?

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Thanks to Eric Mack for sending this along. Prison or Princeton? Good question. Created by: Public Administration via ginasmith.typepad.com
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Klout: What is it? LOL

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Mashable ran this as its video of the day today. LOL. via ginasmith.typepad.com
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Research in Motion: PlayBook Update Delayed, Still No Messenger

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Waterloo, Ontario CANADA: Research In Motion quietly told investors and customers via its blog that it'll be February before it upgrades its PlayBook tablet computer system software — way behind schedule. And even then, it still won't have BlackBerry Messenger. The latter renders it all but useless to BlackBerry smartphone owners. At this writing, RIM […]
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Steve Jobs: His Effect on Music

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Brian Burgess had this short opinion piece posted on The Music Network magazine - an Australian magazine that covers the music industry. Brian BurgessExecutive Editor, groovypost.comSteve Jobs was a visionary who transformed the music business as we knew it. His vision of music distribution was as elegant as the devices he produced. With digital delivery and […]
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Nokia: Lumia, Asha Smartphone News Gallery

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Stephen Elop Took the stage at the Nokia World 2011 Keynote. The new Nokia 200 and 300 series of SmartPhones. Asha – derived from Hindi – meaning Hope. They run an updated version of Nokia's Symbian OS. The Asha 303 features a full QWERTY Keyboard and TouchScreen navigation. Showing the new Lumia 800 and 710 […]
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Nokia Lumia WP7.5 Smartphones: Full Release Here

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All the details from the Nokia announcement in London 9 a.m. BT right here.
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Nokia Smartphones: Live Blog of Nokia Mango Phones (Lumia) “it just works” LOL

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Nine a.m. sharp London: October 26, 201 Note from ed: TOP LINE, ELOP STARTS WITH ASHA, THEN MOVES TO THE FIRST WINDOWS PHONE 7.5 MANGO, the Lumia. That comes at the end. Event in London begins. Steve Elop now on stage. He's the ex Microsoft exec now running Nokia, who shocked at the Mobile World […]
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Nokia Mango Smartphones: London Announcement 9 a.m. BT

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LONDON — Nokia is expected this morning to announce Nokia’s first two smartphones with Windows 7.5 Mango on board. The two Lumia series phones (the 800 and the 710) make good on CEO Stephen Elop’s promise from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February: to dump Symbian and Meego in favor of Microsoft’s new mobile […]
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