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Why Sony Stole The Show At E3 2013

Why Sony Stole The Show At E3 2013

E3 is a time for gamers and gaming geeks to enjoy the spotlight, a time of renewed hope and a time of anticipation. E3 2013 was no different. Gamers were provided a cornucopia of information surrounding the next generation of consoles, new IPs and sequels to fan favorite franchises. Among the biggest news at E3 […]

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Is Microsoft's New Xbox The 'One' We've Been Waiting For?

Is Microsoft’s New Xbox The ‘One’ We’ve Been Waiting For?

This week Microsoft unveiled the next generation of Xbox console, simply named One. Throughout the presentation, One was referred to as an all-in-one platform for gaming and entertainment with everything a user could want in the way of gesture control and voice recognition. No doubt, the One promises a lot and we have no doubt […]

Amara Crowd Subtitles Land On YouTube

Amara Crowd Subtitles Land On YouTube

Amara, a crowd-subtitling platform which allows users to translate videos, has launched a free app which allows any personal YouTube channel to invite users to translate and subtitle their videos. We profiled Amara last June in our Nifty Websites Collection. The need for translation of videos on the web continues to accelerate as global sharing […]

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App Roundup: News360 Review [Tablet version]

App Roundup: News360 Review [Tablet version]

If you happen to use your smartphone or tablet for more than just games, then you likely have at least one news reader. News readers are extremely plentiful now with focus on everyday news, niche topics, social stories and other varieties all designed to deliver content to you from blogs and news sites around the […]

Tech Stories You Might Have Missed [January 13-19, 2013]

Tech Stories You Might Have Missed [January 13-19, 2013]

A lot can happen in a week, a day, even an hour in the tech world. This past week had a number of significant events and news that we’ve collected into a single tidy post. Amazon’s MP3 Shot at Apple Amazon launched a mobile web version of its MP3 store. On the surface that may […]

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How To Send Voice Messages To Friends [Facebook]

How To Send Voice Messages To Friends [Facebook]

So if you haven’t heard, Facebook’s Messenger app now offers users the option to leave a voice message for their friends. The idea feeds off of VoIP similar to Skype and others, but the Facebook method doesn’t require any software installations or fancy plugins to operate. Currently the option to send voice messages is only […]

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Google Picks Best Apps Of 2012

Google Picks Best Apps Of 2012

Google has released their list for “Best Apps of 2012”. The list includes some extremely popular and well established apps so don’t expect some wild surprises here. However, the list is a small insight as to what Google sees as the best on the Android platform. Apps like Pinterest and Evernote are no doubt in […]

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Another Round Of Facebook Privacy Updates

Another Round Of Facebook Privacy Updates

That’s right, more changes to Facebook’s privacy policies and controls are headed your way. The changes will go into effect on a rolling basis over the course of several weeks and these are mandatory changes with no opt out choice. Many of the changes are designed to simplify the control process for users with more […]

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Weekend News [December 9, 2012]

Weekend News [December 9, 2012]

Xperia and Box Extend Partnership Box, one of the leading cloud storage and content management services has agreed to extend its partnership with Sony through 2013. The partnership gives owners of most Xperia smartphones with Android version 2.1 or higher access to 50gb of cloud storage space for free. The partnership which began in late […]

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Facebook Strikes Again With Couples Pages

Facebook Strikes Again With Couples Pages

Facebook Strikes Again! It seems every few months or so there is a new sequel in the long running series of Facebook privacy fiascoes. This time around Facebook is targeting anyone in a current or past relationship. Couples Pages The new, loosely labeled, feature is a new page created for anyone tagged in a relationship […]