Saturday, March 31, 2012

Skyrim update fixes crashes

The PC version of Skyrim is getting an update to improve stability. Version 1.5.26 is said to reduce system crashes on Desktops. Still a lot of feedback states that broken quests still remain after the patch.

via Ubergizmo

3 Axis joystick turns your Smartphone into gaming device

Gaming on the iPhone is still not great without physical buttons. Well here is a 3 Axis joystick that attaches to your iPhone for better gaming experience. Check out the video demo now.

Droid Razr & Droid Maxx to get Android ICS on April 4th, Rezound April 6th

The Motorola Droid Razr and Droid Maxx will be getting Android 4.0 on April 4th. And in two days later the Rezound will be getting ICS on the April 6th.

via Engadget

Left handed Naga gaming mouse

Razer will start selling a left handed Naga gaming mouse. This is after they got 10,000 likes on Facebook for the idea.

via Engadget

Windows 8 restore button needs no recovery disc

Windows 8 will make it easier to system recover your Windows 8 computer. The interface allows you to quickly reinstall windows or completely wipe off the disk for a fresh install all in Windows inferface.

via MSDN

Quad Core ARM Windows 8 laptops

Qualcomm plans on making quad core ARM processor Windows 8 laptops. They are preparing 28nm quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor designed specifically for notebooks.

via Liliputing

Thursday, March 29, 2012

TurboTax on Android is free through Sunday if you start your taxes before then

Well if waited to do your taxes then you maybe in luck. Turbo Tax on Android is free through Sunday. This means you won't have to shell out no money for the software as long as you start your taxes by Sunday using the Android app. This is a good deal if you have a ICS or Honeycomb Tablet.

via Engadget

Self-Driving Car Test

Google has taken the Self-Driving Car to the next level of testing when they asked legally blind Steve Mahan to test out the car. In the video you will see Mr. Mahan in the special equipped Toyota Prius. From the video it won't be long before all of us are chauffeured by robotic cars.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Painted Tunes High-Performance Headphones

Dual Electronics has release the Painted Tunes High-Performance Headphones for $19.99 that they say sound as good as $100+ headphones. We shall see when I get my hands on these headphones in a short time.

Why wait buy your own and take the challenge now here
Painted Tunes High-Performance Headphones

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Top 3 iPad 3 cases

The great thing is that most iPad 2 cases fit the iPad 3. This means a lot of companies are just rebranding their iPad 2 cases into iPad 3 cases. After doing some research these are the best iPad 3 cases.

Oberon iPad 3 Covers - Highly regarded as one of the top manufactures for cases Oberon has created a cult like following. The cases are handmade and of the best quality and craftsmanship.

Buy it now HERE

Saddleback Leather iPad Case (iPad 2 | new iPad) - Saddleback Leather is known for their how quality leather.

Buy it now HERE

Noreve Apple iPad 3 Tradition B leather case - When I think luxury cases I think Noreve. The made in France cases are full customized to the person liking with various colors and textures.

Buy it now HERE

Motorola Xoom on Ebay

I'm am selling my personal Motorola Xoom on Ebay. I already have an iPad which is the reason I'm selling it. Anyone interested in an Android Tablet should check it out HERE

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

WDTV Live Streaming Media Player for $79.99 has Western Digital USB 2.0 Wi-Fi 1080p TV Live Streaming Media Player (WDBHG70000NBK-HESN) on sale for $99.99 - $20 off promo code 24HRSALE321E = $79.99. Shipping is free.

Buy it now here

Western Digital TV Live Streaming Media Player, Wi-Fi, Full-HD 1080p

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Tuff Writer Frontline Series - Sniper Gray Tactical Pen Reviewed

Our sister blog Slashgizmo has posted up a review of the Tuff Writer Frontline Series - Sniper Gray Tactical Pen. If you were ever interested in a Tactical Pen check out the review now HERE

Saturday, March 17, 2012

The new iPad already Jailbroken

Just as soon as the new Ipad was released today we are hear word that the new 2012 iPad has been Jailbroken. MuscleNerd on his Twitter page has posted a pic of a Jailbreak HERE Several others have Jailbroken the iPad as well although the tools are not available just yet for the rest of us.

via Liliputing

Roku Streaming Stick

Roku showed off the Roku Streaming Stick at SXSW. It basically plugs into MHL display in newer HDTV's. Check out this interview to hear more about this product.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Newegg has Corel Paintshop Pro X4 for $49.99 - $40 Rebate - $10 off promo code PSP315 = Free with free shipping.

Newegg has Corel Paintshop Pro X4 for $49.99 - $40 Rebate - $10 off promo code PSP315 = Free with free shipping.

Buy it now here

Corel Corel Paintshop Pro X4

$40 Rebate HERE

$10 off promo code PSP315

Next-gen Aakash Tablet to hit India in April for $40

The Aakash Tablet got a lot of buzz for it's low price tag for Android Tablet. Well the $35 gets an upgrade with Gen 2 which will cost $5 more at $40. The Aakash Tablet will feature 7 inch capacitive display, 700Mhz Arm processor, and 3 hour batter life.

via Liliputing

B&N Nook now allows you to re-partition 16GB of space

Barnes and Noble made a mistake when only allowing consumers to use 1GB of the 16GB for their own files. This pissed off more than a few customers and now B&N is offering to re-partition the Nook Tablet to allow for more space for you to do with what you choose. You just have to take your Nook to a retail store and B&N will re-partition the drive to 8GB split with 5.5GB for B&N content.

via Liliputing

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Twitter buys Posterous

Twitter adds Posterous to it's portfolio as it acquired the company that specializes in building products that allow users to easily share online content with friends. Posterous's Spaces will remain and the acquisition was really to acquire talent to incorporate some things that Posterous does well into Twitter service.

“Posterous engineers, product managers and others will join our teams working on several key initiatives that will make Twitter even better,” Twitter said in its blog post.

via Slashgear

Monday, March 12, 2012

Phantom Lapboard

I remember hearing about the Phantom Lapboard but I thought it was vaporware same as their console. Well the Lapboard is available on Amazon for $129.99. This does look like a slick keyboard mouse combination.

Buy it now here
Phantom Entertainment Wireless Keyboard and Mouse Set (Phantom Lapboard - White)

Can Roku replace cable?

Roku if don't know is a streaming box that streams Netflix, Hulu Plus, HBO Go, Amazon Instant Video and 350 more channels. Roku has free channels such as Crackle(Movies), Crunchy Roll(Asian Dramas and and Anime), PopcornFlix(Mostly independent films) and a ton more updated each day. I believe with the a couple of paid services like Netflix and Hulu Plus along with the free channels you can ditch cable and watch all your favorite shows and movies on your HDTV using the Roku.

Buy it now here
Roku 2 XS 1080p Streaming Player

Youku acquires Todou

Youku which is considered the Chinese alternative to Youtube has acquired it's biggest rival Todou. The deal will use a $1 billion stock swap between the companies. In China Youtube is restricted so Youku and Todou make up more than a third of China’s Web video advertising revenue last quarter.

via Bloomberg

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Apples sell out of initial supply of new iPads

Apple has sold out of new iPads and won't have more supply until 3 weeks at the earliest. The shortages will allow resellers to make a profit off the new iPad. On Ebay iPads are selling for as high as $1,200 for 16GB WIFI and 64GB 4G sells for as high as $2799.

via Computer World

$140 Ice Cream Sandwich Tablet

The Skytex Skypad Alpha 2 Android Tablet gets an upgrade from Android 2.3 to Android 4.0 Beta. This makes the Alpha 2 one of the cheapest Ice Cream Sandwich Tablets available at only $140.

Buy it now here
SKYTEX Skypad Alpha2 - 7-inch Capacitive Touchscreen Tablet Android 2.3.4

Refurbished iPad 2 now selling for $349.00

The Apple Store is selling Refurbished iPad 2's for $349. If you would rather get a brand new iPad 2 then you can get one for $399.

Apple Store

The new Apple iPad aka iPad 3 or HD

The new iPad has been announced with a Retina display, 5MP iSight camera and 4G LTE. The pricing remains the same with a starting price of $499. The biggest new feature is the Retina display showing 2048 x 1536 resolution on it's 9.7 inch screen. The
Apple A5x processor is still dual core but it is now paired with a quad-core graphics chip. The new iPad will also have the option of 4G LTE that does speeds up to 72Mbps. AT&T and Verizon will be the providers for the 4G LTE service.

Product Page HERE

Friday, March 02, 2012

Mini Desktop Computer Host

Dealextreme has this mini Desktop computer that features 1.6Ghz AMD MV-40 with 2GB RAM, ATI HD3200 video card, and 250GB SATA HDD. In addition the mini computer has built in WIF, Ethernet, 5X USB 2.0, SD Slot, HDMI and VGA. The computer is available now for $244.10 HERE

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Engadget hands on with FXI's Cotton Candy

Engadget has posted hands on with the FXI's Cotton Candy which was showing at MWC 2012. The USB Stick PC is getting a lot of buzz and is available now for preorder.

FXI Cotton Candy is a Desktop on a USB Stick

I thought my Mac Mini Desktop was small but then I found this little usb stick that is an all in one PC complete with CPU, GPU, Wireless, HDMI, OS and more.

Preorder it now for $199 HERE