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More Gingerbread for HTC

More Gingerbread for HTC

Posted February 27th, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Despite having promised to deliver a quick update to Android 2.3 The HTC Incredible S will not be receiving the update until the end of Q2 2011. This is about a 4 month window before an over the air update is released. Although the update will be faster than the Android 2.2 update for some of the Galaxy S phones, 4 months is not what we would usually call quick. Continue reading

TI-Nspire and Doom

TI-Nspire and Doom

Posted February 24th, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

The original fps Doom is back, and although I would like to say it is better than ever it has only become more portable than ever. For all of us who suffer through Algebra 2 into higher math courses which require a graphing calculator, putting games on our calculators has always been something we try to do. Continue reading

Preventing Absences

Preventing Absences

Posted February 24th, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Being absent to school has never seemed so unattractive. School district officials in the Anaheim School District have volunteered to take part in a pilot program which is supposed to help lower the chances of middle schoolers getting involved in gangs. The solution is that for kids who have 4 unexcused absences to choose to or be volunteered for the pilot program by their parents. Continue reading

Terrible Customers

Terrible Customers

Posted February 22nd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Like most of the larger and more lucrative companies Apple does not look well upon employees whom go and talk about work life to journalists. There was one employee who did break through this usual belief and talked about how bad Apple Customers were. Normally when you walk into an Apple Store, it is very crowded, but aside from that the employees are courteous and customers are as well. Continue reading

This Will Throw You for a Loop

This Will Throw You for a Loop

Posted February 22nd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

For those of us whom have seen Inception this lamp looks like it is straight out of the movie and into your home. The floating lamp looks like it is being suspended in the air, as if tossed up or of the world was tilting. It is called the FlapFlap lamp, and it may be a pricey new addition to your room at $265, but it will definitely be the most interesting piece of furniture in your room. Continue reading

iStickr

iStickr

Posted February 22nd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

The iPhone has gone through many changes since it first came out, changing from an aluminum backing, to a plastic backing, and then it has finally ended up with glass backing. For many people though it may be not to difficult for them to choose which they like most, but if you are still on the border of the aluminum look or the class backing, it can be easily fixed with a sticker. Continue reading