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Posts Tagged ‘Technology

To Jailbreak or Not To Jailbreak

October 21, 2008

Even though Steve Jobs so generously allowed iPhone users the ability to install and run 3rd party apps with the upgrade to iPhone firmware 2.0 some still crave things that Steve is unwilling to offer (customaziable icons/wallpaper/themes, podcatching apps, background processes, better camera functionality, etc). For these things one must turn to the jailbroken apps […]

What Makes Me A GEEK

September 28, 2008

Although it doesn’t seem strange to me, apparently many of my habits, hobbies and interests are not what most people consider normal (most people being the people I interact with in real life, strangers, and my family). It seems like most people’s daily conversations mainly center around the topics of: Money; Sex; Work; Sports; and […]

Peter Rojas And Ryan Block Return To The Gadget World With gdgt

September 16, 2008

Do you like fiddling with you smartphone, surfin’ the web on your laptop/desktop, or perhaps making your way through level three’s tight graphics on your gaming console? If you like gadgets and all forms of technology and enjoying staying up to date with the latest and greates I highly recommend Peter Rojas and Ryan Block’s […]

Cern Turns The Large Hadron Collider Into A Bill Nye Segment

August 10, 2008

The world is going crazy will paranoia that CERN‘s latest experiment will bring forth the planetary annihilation in a black holesk collision of particles, and what do they do? They make a rap video… Great, I feel much better now. CERN Rap from Will Barras on Vimeo.

Sci-Fi Revival is Well Overdue

July 18, 2008

I’ve been saying for a while now that what the entertainment industry needs is a resurgence of science ficition films. Fantasy has been BIG for quite a while now: Harry Potter (although I would argue this isn’t real fantasy) Lord of the Rings, Eragon, In The Name of The King (Ugh… did I really just […]