Monthly Archives: January 2011

Daily Crunch: New Traffic Edition

Hands On With the Verizon iPhone Kids Design The Next Generation Of Cute Cars New Guitar Tuner Tunes, Is Green Revox M100 Modular HiFi Lets You Configure Parts Before You Buy Pygmy Motorcyles Made From Lighter Parts Source: http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/01/12/daily-crunch-new-traffic/ Micron … Continue reading

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AV-Test year-end report shows exponential growth of malware

Now, we don’t need fancy graphs to tell us that malware is all over the place — but it’s certainly eye-opening to see just how bad the problem has gotten. Unique samples gathered by AV-Test Labs this year nearly doubled … Continue reading

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AMD has a 5W Fusion APU to put in your future tablet of choice

The same Singapore event that brought us our first look at AMD’s humongous Radeon HD 6990 has also served as the stage for the company’s first showing of a new, even lower-powered Fusion APU. The regular dual-core Ontario (C-50) variant … Continue reading

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How to Survive a 1,000-Foot Fall [Luck]

British climber Adam Potter fell 1,000 feet down the side of a mountain in the Scottish Highlands. A helicopter crew found him half an hour later, standing on his feet reading a map. How did he survive? More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/g59m629h9PI/how-to-survive-a-1000+foot-fall … Continue reading

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Google adds 35 more Web fonts to Blogger

Web fonts have been available to Blogger users since late last year, when Google introduced 32 ready-to-use typefaces to spice up your blog’s design. Now, Google has more than doubled that number — bringing the total to a whopping 77 … Continue reading

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Kinect 3D Viewer now available in Mac App Store, but don’t get too excited

The first Kinect app has just popped up in the Mac App Store, but unfortunately it does exactly what its name suggests. Kinect 3D Viewer lets you… view the output from the Kinect depth-sensing camera… in 3D! It actually has … Continue reading

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Perform the Kama Sutra with Your Laptop [Kamasutra]

To be honest, I’ve been thinking of spicing up my relationship with my laptop for a while. I was thinking more RAM or a SSD would do the trick but maybe I’ll learn some of these Kama Sutra positions instead. … Continue reading

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Ask a VC: John O?Farrell Gives Tips on Deal Making, Advice to Would-Be VCs (TCTV)

This week’s Ask a VC has a different twist, since we had a different kind of VC on the show, John O’Farrell Andressen Horowitz’s guru on business development and deal-making. The questions you asked O’Farrell are below. As usual, feel … Continue reading

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Canna Cola: A Soda Spiked with Marijuana [Marijuana]

Here I thought man could never top Four Loko and in rolls marijuana soda. A California artist has put the psychoactive marijuana ingredient THC (aka how you get high) into drinks and is now selling them at your local pot … Continue reading

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Android 3.0 Honeycomb emulator has traces of smartphone support

Thought Honeycomb was just for tablets? Well, it’s not! Sure, tablets might be Google’s main thrust with the release, but we’ve been able to dig up enough evidence in the preview SDK’s emulator released yesterday to suggest that these guys … Continue reading

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