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Archive for March 2010

Rumor: iPad Moves 50K Units in 2 Hours

March 13, 2010

The undying hype for Apple’s newest, coolest gadget only got bigger today when pre-orders were finally opened for everyone in the U.S. According to one report, two orders placed 30 minutes apart this morning resulted in Order ID numbers approximately 10,000 apart, suggesting a rate somewhere near 20,000 orders per hour if they are issued sequentially […]

Avatar Returns?

March 13, 2010

With its wildly successful theatrical run nearing its end, will Avatar be re-released in the summer? Possibly. At a Gabelli & Co investor’s conference IMAX CEO Richard Gelfond said that Cameron had about 40 minutes of additional material that didn’t make the theatrical cut. He also predicted a rerelease, which he said probably would occur in […]

Lady GaGa Releases Telephone

March 13, 2010

It appears as if the more normal the setting, the crazier it is with GaGa as she parades in fishnet stockings around a prison in her new video for Telephone. Once again displaying her many eccentricities and then some, she teams up with Beyonce and the PW from Kill Bill to spread some camp. Sunglasses with cigarettes […]

Music Corner: Uffie

March 4, 2010

Uffie, the 22 year old indie musician who Ke$ha is often cited as “shamelessly ripping off” has dropped a killer single with the potential to be a huge club hit. An addictive beat mixed with Uffie’s hipster witticism combines to form the track MC’s Can Kiss. You can hear it here: Her debut album Sex […]