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The Consumer Electronics Show: Geek Nirvana

To all appearances, the Consumer Electronics Show looks like a reenactment of the Revolutionary War. The two sides – journalists and geeks over here, marketeers over there – get all … Continue reading

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January 2, 2011 · 1 Comment

NVIDIA and Partners Deliver 3D to Notebooks, PCs and Cameras

NVIDIA today rocked Computex Taiwan by unveiling stunning new graphics processor support for the Windows DX11 API for netbooks and notebooks, and delivering mind-blowing 3D capabilities to PCs and cameras … Continue reading

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May 31, 2010 · Leave a comment

Mind-Bending Possibilities Enabled by Augmented Bing Maps

Mashable today posted a new Bing augmented reality mapping feature that allows you to see the starscape from street level, but what really blew me away was the Blaise Aguera … Continue reading

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March 17, 2010 · 2 Comments

Google Buzz: Cool Mobile Competitor to Facebook, Twitter

Google today announced Google Buzz, a cool new mobile social media platform that could easily wedge its way between both Twitter and Facebook to become a significant player in social … Continue reading

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February 9, 2010 · 2 Comments

Introducing the Apple…iPad?? Really?? Awww…

So that’s the bad news. The name sucks. “I was really hoping Apple’s tablet wouldn’t be called ‘iPad’,” tweeted @ManyaS. “Sounds like a digital tampon.” The good news is, everything else … Continue reading

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January 27, 2010 · 4 Comments

Seesmic Blows Past TweetDeck

With the acquisition today of Ping.fm, Seesmic has effectively blown past TweetDeck, adding integration on a scale that makes you wonder when TweetDeck fell asleep (answer: last decade). Already a … Continue reading

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January 5, 2010 · 4 Comments
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