Monthly Archives: May 2011

OmmWriter Brings Tranquil Text-Editing to iPad

When OmmWriter appeared on the Mac, I wondered what the fuss was about. OmmWriter is one of those “distraction-free” writing apps which block out everything except the text you’re working on. OmmWriter went one step further than the usual full-screen … Continue reading

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OpenX Secures $20 Million In Series D Funding To Fuel Growth, Acquisitions

Digital advertising technology company OpenX has scored $20 million in its fourth round of financing, provided by the venture capital arms of strategic partners such as AOL and SAP, in addition to Asian investors Mitsui & Co and Presidio Ventures … Continue reading

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Baffling ?Plug Cup? Balances Boiling Water on a Power Strip

There’s no possible way that I could not write about the Plug Cup. It has the winning trifecta of power-plug, coffee (or tea) making and unholy danger, all in neat, plastic package. But before I continue, take a good look … Continue reading

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NGP to be less ‘investment heavy,’ more ‘affordable’

After years of losses in its PS3 division, it’s no surprise that Sony’s not attempting a fiscal encore. Just the opposite, in fact. Massaru Kato, Sony’s Chief Financial Officer, stated recently that the upcoming NGP handheld won’t be as “investment … Continue reading

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Pretty Up Your Cables with Leaf Ties

If you’re tired of plain cable ties, check out these

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Google Chrome and Chromium add protection against malicious downloads

Google Chrome already sports a number of security-minded features, from Incognito mode to a software sandbox which makes exploiting the browser a Herculean task. Now, Google has announced additional protection for Chromium and Chrome users. Built upon the Safe Browsing … Continue reading

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Jailbreak iOS 4.3.1 on OS X or Windows with PwnageTool or Sn0wbreeze

A jailbreak of iOS 4.3.1 is now possible with both PwnageTool on Mac, and Sn0wbreeze on Windows. RedmondPie — who else? — has some handy guides that you can follow for all iOS 4.3.1 devices on Windows, for iPhone 4 … Continue reading

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Bronze makes your music collection sound downright lazy

No matter how large your record collection is, there’ll always be days when you’re sick and tired of everything you own. There are some pretty easy fixes to this, of course — streaming music services, internet radio, and even the … Continue reading

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Sony unveils Japan-only 160GB PlayStation 3 bundle with Tales of Xillia

In the market for a new PS3 but find the portable version a little out of your price / taste range? Then you might consider Sony‘s just-announced “Tales of Xillia X Edition,” which bundles everyone’s favorite RPG of unwavering convictions … Continue reading

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Gargantuan SQL injection infects 3.8 million URLs, installs rogue antivirus

Over the last few days, a mass SQL injection attack has been quickly gathering speed. Just three days ago only 28,000 URLs were affected, but at the time of writing, there could be up to 3.8 million infected URLs. Websense … Continue reading

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