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The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy: Classics HD – review

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PlayStation 3, Sony, cert: 7, out: Friday 29 JuneSince entering the games console business, Sony has struggled to find a mascot inherently linked to the brand in the way that Nintendo has Mario and Sega has Sonic. There have been plenty of candidates: Lara Croft and Nathan Drake immediately spring...
The Ratchet & Clank Trilogy: Classics HD – review

My jinx continues: An unlucky night at the WTIA awards

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Well, this confirms it: You’re not going to want to head to Vegas with me (unless you’re ready to lose a lot of money). My unlucky streak picking the winning companies at The Washington Technology Industry Association’s annual Industry Achievement Awards continued tonight, as I accurately picked just two of the six...
My jinx continues: An unlucky night at the WTIA awards

Android-inspired theme for Google Chrome is pure robo-fun!

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Filed under: Google, Browsers Once the official extension gallery opened, it didn't take long for unofficial themes for Google Chrome to start appearing. The problem -- as with Firefox's Personas -- is that many of them are just plain awful. Every now and then, however, a nicely done theme appears....
Android-inspired theme for Google Chrome is pure robo-fun!

Mascot Monday: Hooter T. Owl

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Mascot Monday: Hooter T. Owl

Recent scenes from Indonesia

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Indonesia, a sprawling country of contrasts is made up of 17,500 islands and populated by over 240 million people, and is home to the world's largest population of Muslims. Recent news stories from Indonesia include deadly mudslides, controversy over a statue of US President Barack Obama (who attended school there...
Recent scenes from Indonesia

Streamlining its brand, Jingdong's 360buy.com renames to JD.com

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China’s Jingdong announced today that, in order to streamline its brand, it is renaming the B2C e-commerce site 360buy.com to JD.com. 360buy’s focus has been on communication, computers and consumer electronics. It boasts around 80 million registered users. The move is not so much a restructuring as it is perhaps...
Streamlining its brand, Jingdong's 360buy.com renames to JD.com

Mascot Monday: Cam the Ram

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Mascot Monday: Cam the Ram

Google's original Android mascot would have given children everywhere horrible nightmares

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It’s a good thing that companies don’t normally let software engineers produce marketing materials. Exhibit A is Android engineer Dan Morrill, who posted pictures on his Google+ page this week showing his original stand-in concept art for Google’s (GOOG) Android logo that he prepared for a presentation. In short, Morrill’s...
Google's original Android mascot would have given children everywhere horrible nightmares
Samsung's ultra high-resolution 'dual display' laptop and other crazy prototypes

Appature's Kabir Shahani: 'Your idea doesn't really matter ... it's the value your idea creates'

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Appature’s Kabir Shahani with Jeff Dickey of NextCast Kabir Shahani and his team at Appature want to help marketers create intensely personal customer experiences. How are they going to do it? By leveraging the incredible opportunities the current technology space is affording them, aggregating massive amounts of data, and always...
Appature's Kabir Shahani: 'Your idea doesn't really matter ... it's the value your idea creates'

We bet you don’t know who owns Duck.com and what it redirects to

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Over the weekend I saw a few tweets referring to Duck.com, a domain name that I had never really thought about. Clearly it’s quite valuable, since four letter domain names that spell out an actual word are nearly impossible to come by these days unless you want to pay millions...
We bet you don’t know who owns Duck.com and what it redirects to
How China's Foursquare plans to evolve with a 300M-pound gorilla in the room

Mascot Monday: Artie the Artichoke

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Mascot Monday: Artie the Artichoke

Pedobear: 2010 Vancouver Olympics mascot? Boing Boing

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Pedobear: 2010 Vancouver Olympics mascot? Boing Boing

Mark Zuckerberg has just liked Mitik the walrus, Facebook's entertainment mascot

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Did you know that Facebook has a mascot? Well, not for the company, but for its entertainment division? It’s a walrus named Mitik and the company’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has just “liked” a page dedicated to this 234-pound mustachioed baby walrus. According to its Facebook page, Mitik was born in...
Mark Zuckerberg has just liked Mitik the walrus, Facebook's entertainment mascot

Google X Lab will reveal another 'moonshot' next month - but it's not working on a space elevator

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In a talk at SXSW today, the head of Google’s X Lab ‘moonshot’ division, Astro Teller, revealed a previously undisclosed project the clandestine group had worked on. He also hinted at a new project to be announced in a few weeks. Don’t go expecting a Space Elevator though, that’s a...
Google X Lab will reveal another 'moonshot' next month - but it's not working on a space elevator
High school students launch NASA's rubber chicken into solar radiation storm
Dear Yammer and the entire cloud wave: If you expect companies to use your software, it has to work
Meet Cid, the harbinger of a new CyanogenMod era

UK's Bemilo pay-as-you-go mobile service gives greater control to worrisome parents

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Operating on Vodafone's network, Bemilo is a new pay-as-you-go mobile service in the UK that aims to give parents greater control over their child's use of a mobile phone. Among the features, one can specifically set which hours during the day that the phone can be operated (the only...
UK's Bemilo pay-as-you-go mobile service gives greater control to worrisome parents
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Pepper Rises: Active Networks Relaunches Plancast With A New Design

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Plancast, a TC alumni startup that limped along in the deadpool for a few years, has just relaunched under new ownership. ActiveNetwork paid an undisclosed sum last spring and spent the summer updating the site. Co-founders Jay Marcyes and Mark Hendrickson are no longer maintaining the service. “We made a...
Pepper Rises: Active Networks Relaunches Plancast With A New Design

Samsung's Galaxy S4 Gets The Bratty Jeremy Maxwell Tease. Again

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Say what you will about Samsung, it sticks to its guns. Even if that means once again inflicting a whiny, snobby little brat on an unsuspecting world as its mascot and "secret messenger" for the upcoming Galaxy S4 smartphone. Yes, Jeremy Maxwell is back -- and annoying as ever --...
Samsung's Galaxy S4 Gets The Bratty Jeremy Maxwell Tease. Again

Search In Pics: Yahoo's Mascot, Google+ Cake & Yahoo's Birthday Party

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In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the Web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have, and more. View From Google’s San Francisco Office: Source: Google+ Marissa... Please visit...
Search In Pics: Yahoo's Mascot, Google+ Cake & Yahoo's Birthday Party

Backed Or Whacked: Ignoring The Little People

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Editor’s note: Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research and blogs at Techspressive. Each column will look at crowdfunded products that have either met or missed their funding goals. Follow him on Twitter @rossrubin. The period leading up to the New Year is often a time of self-reflection. Resolutions often relate to people...
Backed Or Whacked: Ignoring The Little People

Meet Google's Original Creepy Android Mascots (GOOG)

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Before the iconic Bugdroid Android mascot, Google used a few temporary placeholder characters when it was showing off early builds of its upcoming mobile operating system in 2007. The images below come from Dan Morrill, one of the lead Android engineers. In a post on his Google+ page, Morrill says...
Meet Google's Original Creepy Android Mascots (GOOG)

YouTube - Raptor Mascot eats cheerleader

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YouTube - Raptor Mascot eats cheerleader

Bear CSS creates the perfect stylesheet template based on your HTML

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It’s not easy to find the perfect workflow for Web development, but after a certain amount of time, many devs start working off of their own templates as a starting point. In the end, there’s often no need to write out your stylesheet from scratch, even if it just means...
Bear CSS creates the perfect stylesheet template based on your HTML

SEOmoz changes name to Moz, unveils new analytics software

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The Moz mascot Roger. For nearly a decade, Rand Fishkin’s Seattle startup has been directly associated with search engine optimization, so much so that SEO was embedded right in the company’s name: SEOmoz. But things are evolving and changing in the SEO business, and at SEOmoz. Today, the company is...
SEOmoz changes name to Moz, unveils new analytics software
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