Monthly Archives: October 2010

Will Resolution Independent Interfaces Ever Come to the Mac?

Resolution independence, or the lack of it, is one of those nagging problems most users don’t even realize have a name. But the concept is simple: user-interface elements like icons, buttons and window borders on the same OS should be … Continue reading

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Remote Control Your Car With OnStar’s Mobile Apps [IphoneApps]

If you don’t feel like you’re giving off enough of a James Bond vibe—and happen to own a 2011 Cadillac or Chevy—OnStar’s new MyLink apps might help. And they’re useful! Unlock doors, check gas levels—even start the ignition. More » Source: … Continue reading

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Deal of the Day ? Save 25% on Call of Duty Black Ops for Xbox360 + Xbox Live 3 Month Gold Card

The LogicBUY Deal for Saturday is a great price for the Call of Duty Black Ops game for Xbox 360.  You?ll also receive a three month Live Gold Subscription card plus free overnight shipping.  The price is $59.99 ? a … Continue reading

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How To Conjure Up Authentic Horror Movie Blood [Video]

If you want fake blood done right, you’ve got to turn to the professionals. And I’m pretty sure the “I wish this blood were real/yours” look in this man’s eyes qualifies him as professional. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/_FbnvPWk1Zg/how-to-make-authentic-horror-movie-blood China Mobile Cisco … Continue reading

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Facebook ‘Friendship’ Tool May Cause Some Squirming

Facebook has introduced another new product to keep its 500 million user base engaged — Friendship Pages, a new element to a Facebook page that displays content and connections shared between two friends. The page may contain photos in which … Continue reading

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Firefox 4 to ship at the beginning of 2011

Filed under: Mozilla, Browsers Mike Beltzner, the Director of Firefox, has just confirmed that the Firefox 4 release candidates will appear at the beginning of 2011. The Firefox 4 Beta wiki has also been updated to reflect the goals, targets … Continue reading

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Seniors Stay Mobile with MobileHelp?

We’re all familiar with those home monitoring systems made famous by the “I’ve fallen and I can’t get up” commercials.  We’ve been conditioned to see senior citizens and people with health conditions as home-bound.  The MobileHelp company recognizes that many people are … Continue reading

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Steorn peddles Orbo development kit, snake oil optional

With Steorn’s track record, you’d think that the company wouldn’t be in such a hurry to put its “free energy” technology under a microscope. Then again, maybe once it has your €399 (roughly $550) your thoughts on the subject really … Continue reading

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IE9 Developer Preview 6 launched, and new Test Drive site now live

To celebrate the opening of the Professional Developer Conference 2010, the Internet Explorer team has just flipped the switch on a very sexy new version of the Internet Explorer Test Drive site. Not only is Developer Preview 6 now available … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi Direct poised to usurp Bluetooth for device-to-device communication

The Wi-Fi Alliance has begun certification of Wi-Fi devices that can communicate directly with other wireless devices, without the need for a central hotspot or router. Wi-Fi Direct finally provides an alternative to Bluetooth, the current leader in device-to-device networks. … Continue reading

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