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Samsung Galaxy S II SignUp Page is Live!

Samsung Galaxy S II SignUp Page is Live!

Jul. 29 | Tweet Finally! The long wait for the Samsung Galaxy S II has come to an end, almost! The latest news is that it will be announced in August and Samsung has already put up a signup page for the smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S II signup page asks for the...

Dragon Age 2 Pulled From Steam

Dragon Age 2 Pulled From Steam

Jul. 29 | Tweet Looks like we will loose one of the good games from Steam, thanks to Valve for breaking Steam’s terms of service. This happened just as the new DLC legacy update was released from Dragon Age 2 by EA. Rather than being made available via Steam’s...

Microsoft Attacks Google with the GMail Man!

Microsoft Attacks Google with the GMail Man!

Jul. 29 | Tweet Looks like Microsoft is going all out to attack Google. The company put out a funny video at its Global Exchange Sales conference to boost sales and throw down Gmail, Google’s free email offering. Microsoft showed off its new cloud based Office...

Dr. Who Tardis USB Hub Has 4 USB 2.0 Ports

Dr. Who Tardis USB Hub Has 4 USB 2.0 Ports

Jul. 28 | Tweet This is one of the coolest gadgets if you thought USBs make cool gadgets are the 1950 Police phone box from this TV series. A replica of something just similar is currently available for gadget-loving geeks. And, it’s called Dr Who: Tardis USB...

Obsessed!? Chinese Couple Sells All Three Kids to Play Online Games

Obsessed!? Chinese Couple Sells All Three Kids to Play Online Games

Jul. 27 | Tweet ABC news today reported about a young Chinese couple who sold all three of their children in exchange for money to play online games at Internet cafes. The news report came to light via a southern Chinese news paper. According to Sanxiang City News...

Samsung sees 300% Growth in Smartphone Market

Samsung sees 300% Growth in Smartphone Market

Jul. 27 | Tweet Looks like Samsung is leading the pack! According to a report released by IMS Research, smartphone sales will hit 420 million units by the end of 2011 and will only make up 28 percent of the market. At the onset of 2011, Nokia and Apple were the...

Bid to Block Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Fails!

Bid to Block Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Fails!

Jul. 27 | Tweet Scientists have been long claiming that human embryonic stem cells hold promise for new medical therapies and the Obama administration has lifted the restrictions that were put in place by the previous administration. Now that attempt was put on...

Legal Attack on PayPal launched

Legal Attack on PayPal launched

Jul. 27 | Tweet Looks like the hackers are taking up more legal ways to fight for their cause. Anonymous has today resumed its fight with PayPal and this time it engaged in less of denial of service attacks and more of gathering support from its supports to close...

Mozilla’s new Boot to Gecko project

Mozilla’s new Boot to Gecko project

Jul. 26 | Tweet Mozilla has announced a new experimental project called Boot to Gecko (B2G) with the aim of developing an operating system that emphasizes standards-based Web technologies. The initial focus will be on delivering a software environment for handheld...

Netflix gets DreamWorks Content Deal, Beats HBO to it!

Netflix gets DreamWorks Content Deal, Beats HBO to it!

Jul. 26 | Tweet It is being widely reported that Netflix today completed a deal with DreamWorks Animation which is the studio behind box-office hits like Shrek and Kung Fu Panda. The contract was finalized to bring its library of films to Netflix‘s streaming-video...