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Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

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 […]

Apple Unveils iPad To Acclaim, Criticism

January 28, 2010

Today Apple unveiled their long rumoured, eagerly anticipated tablet that managed to spark about as much debate about its abilities as its shortcomings. With the appearance of an enlarged iPhone, the iPad is a sleek new device targeted at capturing the attention of e-book, portable internet and gadget fans alike. But how much marketshare will […]

OnLive: Makes PC Upgrading Extinct for Gamers

March 28, 2009

Recently unveiled for use by the press at this year’s GDC (Game Developer’s Conference) On Live is a video games on demand service that lets you use any computer whether it be a $500 laptop or a $200 one to play the most graphically advanced and newest games out. By acting as streaming video (think […]

Skip the new iPod Shuffle

March 15, 2009

Just under a week ago, Apple silently released the third generation iPod shuffle. Packing 4GB with no face buttons and a $99 pricetag, it had people talking. People who want an iPod for the name will quickly snap it up without realizing why this is the worst iPod ever released. Here’s why. Although slimmer in […]