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Android Market on the Web

Android Market on the Web

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

So far Android has been competing with iOS for the top spot in mobile device OS, but Android has had one pretty large issue which Google has finally released a solution for. That problem was that you can only download the apps on your phone, and there was nowhere on your computer or on the internet where you could purchase or really browse through all of their available applications. Continue reading

SwiftKey App for Tablets

SwiftKey App for Tablets

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Originally TouchType showed off it’s SwiftKey app for tablets at CES and it was pretty interesting, and now they have adapted it for Android 3.0. By working with Google and Motorola this will be released alongside with the Motorola Xoom tablet. SwiftKey is designed for a very thumb friendly typing experience so that you can hold your tablet on both sides and type, rather than either putting it on your lap to type or using one hand. Continue reading

How to save up Super AMOLED Screens?

How to save up Super AMOLED Screens?

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

For Samsung the number one concern at the moment will be if they have enough of their amazing Super AMOLED screens, ready for use in the production of the Samsung Galaxy S 2. There then arises the issue of what they will do with the current Galaxy S phones being created. Since they do not want to discontinue the production of the Galaxy S, they have decided to take a similar route to the Nexus S and use a Super Clear LCD Screen in place of the Super AMOLED screen. Continue reading

Kin Studio Dead

Kin Studio Dead

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Although Kin was one of Microsoft’s bigger failures in the mobile phone industry, Kin Studio was by far not the worst of those products. Kin Studio was actually a very intuitive way of organizing media and all of the files saved onto your Kin. Personally I did enjoy the idea behind the Kin One and Kin Two, however Microsoft really did not put too much effort into making two good phones as good or as great as they could have been. Continue reading

Strange House

Strange House

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Nowadays we complain that there is not enough space where we currently live, but would you be able to live in the house shown above? A family in Kyoto has been living there for about a year now. This house not only lacks space, but unless you pull down the massive curtain it also lacks a sense of privacy. Continue reading

Orb Speakers

Orb Speakers

Posted February 3rd, 2011 - by Posted in: News, Tech Takes

Can you never find speakers which simply fit into the style or shape you want them to be? The Elipson Planet L speakers may be a nice change of pace for you then. These speakers are not only uniquely shaped, but they are also the product of 2 years of development. Elipson Planet L speakers much like the name suggests look like planets and they would make your room seem a bit more “out of this world.” Continue reading