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Topps virtual baseball cards can be collected and traded

04/12/2012, Collecting baseball cards is a hobby that is loved by millions of American (and Japanese, I presume) children, and there is always the starry eyed wonder of opening up a spanking new pack of baseball cards, keeping your fingers crossed that the rare card...

One Sony strategy’s opening move: Shed 10,000 jobs

04/11/2012, Just a couple of days ago, we talked about how Sony will release 10,000 workers from their payroll in a corporate exercise to trim costs as well as boost profits. It seems that this is all part of the One Sony strategy that was adopted by the Japanese...

Age Engage Program to Help Connect Seniors to the Internet

04/11/2012, Every one of us who is either middle aged or less probably has tried teaching senior members in our lives to use the internet and most of the time, it is a slow painstaking process. Amanda Del Balso, AdWords Account Manager at Google Cambridge has taken...

Keyboard Flip-Flops

04/11/2012, Now here is a way for you to announce just how much of a geek you are – with the Keyboard Flip-Flops. This is a symbol for hardcore programmers, accountants, and digital authors who hammer out word after word for their new tome. The idea came about...

Mekon Transparent Mechanical Watch

04/10/2012, Watchismo has released the Mekon Transparent Mechanical Watch, which is quite a sight, so to speak. After all, most of us own watches which are closed, and they do not reveal what is underneath the hood, and the more common designs include a transparent...

Facebook Tests Hybrid Wall and Feed on Event Pages

04/10/2012, Facebook, the social networking site that has recently become the victim of a love-hate relationship by many when it purchased Instagram, is known for constantly tweaking event invitations on its site. The latest adjustment involves a hybrid wall that...

Dream:ON app could shape your dreams

04/09/2012, “Sweet dreams are made of these…”, or so the opening line from a song goes. Well, when we sleep, we are most rested when there are no dreams that happen, but sometimes, we tend to dream a whole lot, ending up with a far more tired brain...

Sony slashes 10,000 jobs in belt tightening exercise

04/09/2012, It looks like Yahoo! has Sony for its friend when it comes to slashing jobs, with the Internet search giant saving up to $375 million by reducing their workforce by as many as 2,000 people. Sony has also decided that a reduction in the number of employees...

Lenovo’s K800 initial Benchmark Promising But Not Ambitious

04/09/2012, Lenovo the company behind the K800 Android powered smartphone said that the device will debut in China two months from now. The K800 comes with a Medfield processor 1.6GHz Atom z2460, and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. While the details on the...

iCloud service to offer Universal Studios movies?

04/09/2012, Apple has taken a relatively large leap with their iCloud service through the step of adding in content from Universal Studios to the list of movies and videos where users of the ‘iTunes in the cloud’ service are able to download said movies after...

Nike FuelBand API opened to developers

04/08/2012, We talked about the Nike FuelBand sometime at the turn of the year, where this particular rubber wristband is capable of tracking user movement, linking such data back to an iPhone application for readouts in real-time. Nike has apparently also decided...

Toshiba NPEngine streams video content from SSD to IP networks

04/08/2012, Toshiba claims another first in their long list of achievements, this time around with the NPEngine which is capable of streaming video content from SSD to IP networks. This particular feat is to be showcased in a demonstration server at the NAB show. The...