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Rovio’s Angry Birds soda drink outsells Coke and Pepsi in Finland

11/21/2012, You know you have it made when your company not only creates one of the most popular smartphone games of all time, but when you also beat out both Coke and Pepsi as one of the bestselling drinks. Ok we’re pretty sure it doesn’t go like that but the...

What The Phonics Interactive Installation

11/20/2012, If you tend to do a whole lot of traveling to far and exotic places whose language you are unable to understand, then you would also know the pain of trying to pronounce street addresses in the local language. If you plan to explore wandering around the...

EyeSee Mannequins Keep A Close Watch On Shoppers

11/20/2012, Do you sometimes wonder whether the mannequins in shopping centers and malls might actually come alive one day due to some serious form of magic, or being part of a government conspiracy? Well, we might be moving slightly closer to that day of the latter,...

Disney Movies Online To Kick The Bucket

11/20/2012, Not many people would have heard of Disney Movies Online, let alone take advantage of it – which means it makes perfect sense for the new owners of the Star Wars franchise to shut down Disney Movies Online, which is an online movie streaming...

Samsung Sues LG Display In South Korea

11/18/2012, Samsung and LG are not exactly bosom buddies, although I am quite sure that they do not hate each other as much as Apple and Samsung. Having said that, we hear that Samsung Electronics has decidedly brought LG Display to court in South Korea over a...

Consumer Watchdog appeals to the FTC to break up Google’s business

11/16/2012, Saying that Google is a big company might seem like an understatement – after all they own Android, one of the most popular smartphone platforms in the market at the moment, YouTube, Gmail, Google+ and let’s not forget their core competency, a search...

Fingerprints Update Your Facebook Profile

11/15/2012, Everyone has their own unique set of fingerprints, and this is more often than not traced when it comes to crime investigations. What other use do you have for your fingerprints? Well, apart from biometric payment systems, similar technology is being...

Uber Sued by San Francisco Taxis For “Unfair Competition”

11/14/2012, The Taxi industry is often seen as an old and low-tech industry, but here in Silicon Valley, they are learning from their high-tech peers: San Francisco taxi drivers are suing transportation company Uber (no link w/ Ubergizmo other than good naming...

Ubergizmo Gadget Guide – Nov 2012

11/14/2012, We are fast approaching the “decision” moment for the holiday purchases, and while you still have time, why not start wrapping your head around those cool gadgets, many of which came out just recently. While previous guides were specific to laptops or...

Nokia HERE Maps SDK lands on Android in Q1 2013

11/13/2012, Nokia has announced that it will make its HERE mapping SDK available to Android handset manufacturers who want to integrate Nokia’s mapping service into their upcoming devices. Nokia’s demo of HERE in San Francisco was impressive and did a...