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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...

Invisible cloak edges closer to reality

11/13/2012, It seems that scientists have crossed another hurdle which was previously deemed to be impossible – by making a cylinder disappear thanks to guiding light around the cylinder before placing those photons back on their original path. We are talking...

Sinofsky reportedly asked Ballmer to appoint him as successor

11/13/2012, Steven Sinofsky is now out, but the reason behind his sudden resignation remains a mystery. Sinofsky was not well liked by many. Insider sources from Microsoft described Sinofsky as abrasive and off-putting, while aggressively keeping control over...

Fart-deodorizing underwear from Japan

11/13/2012, Farts are an everyday part of life, but woe to you if you stumble upon an elevator with someone letting loose a silent but deadly kind – better to have one which is obnoxiously loud, and yet does not smell. Here is a potential worldwide best seller...