• Sparrow – New Mail App for the Mac

    Sparrow – New Mail App for the Mac

    As much as other options seem to be attempting to replace it, email is still the bread and butter of most of our Internet usage.  Thousands of applications and software suites have been created to make email more useful and manageable since its inception. For the Mac user, however, the choices have usually been sparse
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  • AT&T to Buy T-Mobile: Only Shareholders Will Win

    AT&T to Buy T-Mobile: Only Shareholders Will Win

    AT&T announced a deal this weekend that would buy T-Mobile USA from its owner, Deutsche Telekom, for a cash and stock trade worth $39 billion.  This would be one of the largest telecom consolidations in history and will likely see a lot of scrutiny from the U.S. government before it would be allowed to go
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  • Blackberry Advises Users to Turn Off Javascript

    Blackberry Advises Users to Turn Off Javascript

    Following the recent Pwn20wn hacking challenge to crack the WebKit browser engine utilised in both Android and Blackberry OS6 powered devices, RIM, the makers of Blackberry handsets, have advised users to disable Javascript to avoid the loophole discovered during the challenge. The hacking challenge took place during the CanSecWest conference last week. The exploit discovered
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  • Japanese Government Launches English Language Twitter Account Detailing Earthquake Updates

    Japanese Government Launches English Language Twitter Account Detailing Earthquake Updates

    The Japanese Prime Minister’s Office has launched an English-language Twitter account giving translated updates to the world on the situation quickly unfolding in Japan. Since the earthquake, registering 8.9 on the Richter scale, hit last Saturday, the media has been constantly updating the breaking news as it develops. This account, @JPN_PMO, offers translations from the
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  • iPad 2 Already Sold Out and Broken

    iPad 2 Already Sold Out and Broken

    Last night, analysis firm Piper Jaffray finished a survey and found that except for a handful of units still available, the iPad 2 has sold out and is largely unavailable.  The team believes that over 400,000 units of the new iPad have sold, beating the first-generation iPad by at least 100,000 in its debut. This
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  • New Social Site Spreaker Launches

    New Social Site Spreaker Launches

    Spreaker is a new audio browser-based application allowing users to easily record, promote and share radio programs throughout the world. The site allows logging in via Facebook Connect, with users able to share their radio shows with friends on Facebook as well as users of Spreaker itself. This allows Spreaker to piggyback onto Facebook’s vast
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