Archive for April, 2011

Need for Speed: The Run – First Trailer Release – NFS 2011

Saturday, April 30, 2011 16:45 No Comments

Trailer of the upcoming Need For Speed (NFS 2011) has been leaked. The new NFS will be called Need For Speed: Run  and the trailer details some useful info about  the game along with the release date which is set for release on November 18th 2011 (Not Official). In The Run, players will participate in an “underground world of illicit, high-stakes racing,” in a race from San Francisco to New York. The cops aren’t the only ones after you though, as you “blow across borders, weave through dense urban traffic, rocket down icy mountain passes and navigate narrow canyons at breakneck speeds.” “This is the year that Need for Speed goes to the next level,” said Jason DeLo

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Yahoo sells Delicious to YouTube founders Hurley and Chen

Thursday, April 28, 2011 23:17 No Comments

Yahoo’s finally found someone to take bookmarking service Delicious off its hands, selling up to YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. Yahoo acquired Delicious about five years ago. Late last year, the company announced that it was planning to shut down Delicious, along with several other poorly-performing services, after making nearly 600 layoffs. It warned that if no buyer appeared by this July, the unit would be closed. But Hurley and Chen have ridden to the rescue, saying they plan to incorporate Delicious into their new venture, Avos. They say they intend to continue the service in its present form. “We’re excited to work with this fantastic community and tak

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Android Market Bypass Apple App Store in Free Apps

Thursday, April 28, 2011 22:17 1 Comment

While the iTunes App Store still dwarfs the Android Market, the latter now has more free apps. According to research group Distimo, as of the end of March, for the first time, the Android Market has more free apps than iTunes. That is because the majority of Android apps don’t cost any money, whereas the reverse is true for Apple’s store. Distimo thinks this is only the beginning, and that the Android Market could eventually grow to have more apps – paid and free – than iTunes or any other app store. “If all application stores maintain their current growth pace, approximately five months from now Google Android Market will be the largest store in terms

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Sony two new tablets launching this fall

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 0:29 No Comments

Sony on Tuesday finally unveiled its first two tablet devices, which have been rumored for several months. For the time being, the tablets are known as the “S1″ and “S2,” though these are codenames and not launch names. Sony’s S1 is a 9.4-inch tablet that features an “off-center of gravity design,” and the S2 sports a folding form factor with dual 5.5-inch displays. Both tablets will feature Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) along with custom Sony software that focuses on media and entertainment. Gaming will be a core element of Sony’s tablet strategy, as it will be with Sony Ericsson’s smartphone strategy, and the S1 and S2 will both feature PlayStation integration and Pla

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Now easy to Stream Live TV to iPad/iPhone via Elgato Tivizen Mobile TV Tuner

Monday, April 25, 2011 23:27 No Comments

Elgato launches the Tivizen, a mobile TV tuner that does the same thing as PCTV’s Broadway 2T – turning your iPad or iPhone into a mobile TV.  The Tivizen supports DVB-T/Freeview digital TV standard and is equipped with ARM9 RISC decoder.     The Tivizen pocket TV tuner receives live TV signal and then stream to your iPhone/iPad (using the free Tivizen app) or Windows PC/Mac wirelessly using local WiFi network. Users can watch, timeshift and even record TV shows on iPad/iPhone, Windows PC and Mac. The mobile TV tuner offers 3.5 hours of battery life using the rechargeable battery. Elgato Tivizen comes with EyeTV 3 software for Mac and THC for Windows. It is priced at E

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