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TechCrunch | The Top 30 Android Apps And Games Of 2011

TechCrunch | The Top 30 Android Apps And Games Of 2011 | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Android apps come in all shapes and sizes - literally.

Unlike iOS applications, which are basically created for two form factors, Android apps need to be developed with dozens (if not hundreds) of device-types in mind.
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Untethered iPhone 4S Jailbreak Finally Achieved | MacTrast

Untethered iPhone 4S Jailbreak Finally Achieved | MacTrast | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Notable iOS hacker pod2g has finally achieved an untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, suggesting that the long-awaited jailbreak of A5 devices such as the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S can be expected in the very near future.
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LogMeIn remote desktop app goes free on iPhone and iPad

LogMeIn remote desktop app goes free on iPhone and iPad | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

Engadget... Now offers its basic remote desktop app for iPhone and iPad entirely gratis. Previously, you had to hand over $29.99 for the simple pleasure of accessing your PC and Mac desktops via LogMeIn Ignition

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Best Buy: Think Twice!

Best Buy: Think Twice! | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Electronics retailer has been apologizing to customers for its late-in-the-game cancellations of online orders placed since Black Friday, according to reports. Read this blog post by Natalie Weinstein on Digital Media.
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Tizi Remote iOS app controls TV with iPhone, changes channels with Siri

Tizi Remote iOS app controls TV with iPhone, changes channels with Siri | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Tizi's products are a boon to cable-ditchers everywhere: Tizi is a standalone box that streams over-the-air TV broadcasts to just about any device, and Tizi go plugs straight into your iPad to show...
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NORAD Santa Tracker 2011: Google Maps Helps You Keep An Eye On Santa This Christmas Eve

NORAD Santa Tracker 2011: Google Maps Helps You Keep An Eye On Santa This Christmas Eve | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The holidays are here at last. And you know what that means.
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Pants on the Ground: GoDaddy SOPA Flip-Flop

Pants on the Ground: GoDaddy SOPA Flip-Flop | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
After outraging the Internet yesterday by declaring support for the Stop Online Piracy Act, Go Daddy has reversed its position in a smarmy press release.

 

Nerd Uno: "Reversed its position" is probably a bit of an overstatement. They've withdrawn active support for SOPA since they got caught is closer to the mark.

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TechCrunch | Over 40 Internet Companies Come Out Publicly Against SOPA

TechCrunch | Over 40 Internet Companies Come Out Publicly Against SOPA | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Since the list of 120 or so SOPA supporting companies hit the Internet yesterday, the lines have been drawn; People are publicly promising to pull thousands of domains from domain registrar Godaddy after it appeared on the list as a supporter.
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Samsung: no ICS upgrade for Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab because of TouchWiz

Samsung: no ICS upgrade for Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab because of TouchWiz | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Samsung has just distributed the worst news of this Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade cycle: the popular Galaxy S smartphone that sold 10 million units last year and the 7-inch Galaxy Tab tablet won't be...
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Swype update for Android adds Dragon voice recognition and a swath of other new beta features

Swype update for Android adds Dragon voice recognition and a swath of other new beta features | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Swype Beta for Android has received a major over-the-air update, and in the first real change since its acquisition by Nuance it ships with Dragon Dictate technology in place of Google's own voice...
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Can 17,000 Patents Help Android Win a Legal Cold War?

Can 17,000 Patents Help Android Win a Legal Cold War? | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The technology in mobile phones is so complicated that it's impossible to create one without stepping on some competitor's patents.
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Apple Unlikely to Knock Galaxy Tab 10.1N Out of Germany | Cult of Mac

Apple Unlikely to Knock Galaxy Tab 10.1N Out of Germany | Cult of Mac | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

Apple is unlikely to convince German courts to block sales of Samsung’s newly-revised Galaxy Tab 10.1N tablet...

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OnStar ready to flaunt LTE Skype-enabled system on GM rides

OnStar ready to flaunt LTE Skype-enabled system on GM rides | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

Engadget... don't make any plans to call your friends to tell them how fast you're going...

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Android, iOS Squeezing Out Blackberry, Windows Phone - Mobile and Wireless - News & Reviews

Android, iOS Squeezing Out Blackberry, Windows Phone - Mobile and Wireless - News & Reviews | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Some analysts believe Google's Android operating system and Apple's iOS are pushing Research In Motion BlackBerry and Microsoft Windows Phone out of the U.S. smartphone market.
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How Santa Delivers All Those Gifts by Christmas Morning

How Santa Delivers All Those Gifts by Christmas Morning | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

Santa Claus needs a tremendous amount of tech backup to effectively deliver presents to every child’s house in the world before the sun rises...

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GoDaddy withdraws SOPA support in face of massive protests

GoDaddy withdraws SOPA support in face of massive protests | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Internet domain registrar GoDaddy just announced it will no longer support the controversial SOPA legislation after being threatened with a massive boycott from users who oppose the bill. GoDaddy had...
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Republic Wireless changes stance: unlimited will be truly unlimited, 'no thresholds' or asterisks

Republic Wireless changes stance: unlimited will be truly unlimited, 'no thresholds' or asterisks | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

"Rather than revising our fair use policy, we've decided not to have one at all. There will simply be no thresholds, and no risk of losing service. We're doing away with all of that to keep all of the focus instead on where it really belongs: Creating a new wireless future together. A future that is simple to understand, unfettered to use, and an amazing value for all. That's what we started down this path to do. That's where the power of this vibrant community, dynamic WiFi ecosystem and revolutionary technology should be invested."

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How Smartphones Are Changing Photography: The Numbers Are In

How Smartphones Are Changing Photography: The Numbers Are In | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Although global smartphone adoption is still just below 30 percent, smartphone photography is growing in popularity, disrupting traditional ...
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Prominent Rightwing Blogger Promises To Work Hard To Defeat Any Rightwing SOPA Supporters In Congress | Techdirt

One of the more interesting things about the whole SOPA/PIPA debate (and, as I've pointed out for many years, about any of the intellectual property policy fights) is how non-partisan they are. In fact, I think it's important that...
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Reed Hastings' Netflix Stock Options Slashed After Bad Year

Reed Hastings' Netflix Stock Options Slashed After Bad Year | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO — Netflix CEO Reed Hastings will pay a $1.5 million penalty for blunders that alienated the video subscription service's customers and pulverized its stock.
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$50 iTunes gift card for $40 delivered through email | 9to5Mac | Apple Intelligence

$50 iTunes gift card for $40 delivered through email | 9to5Mac | Apple Intelligence | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it

That is 20 percent off and the lowest price yet.

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Trending: Tweets show global happiness down

Trending: Tweets show global happiness down | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A team of mathematicians from the University of Vermont analyzed 4.6 billion Twitter messages over 33 months.
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60% of students say they wouldn’t attend a school without free WiFi

60% of students say they wouldn’t attend a school without free WiFi | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
A recent study by Online Colleges finds that more US college students prefer a hybrid of online/offline education than a pure experience in either direction. This may be a surprise ...
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All the Companies Supporting SOPA, the Awful Internet Censorship Law—and How to Contact Them

All the Companies Supporting SOPA, the Awful Internet Censorship Law—and How to Contact Them | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Who's officially on the record backing what could be the worst thing to ever happen to the internet? All of these companies listed below. Don't take our word for it—this list comes straight from Congress.
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