Monthly Archives: May 2011

Firefox 4 Friday: 25 million downloads, anti-aliasing, and how to make it look like Firefox 3

If you’ve had your head under a rock for the last few days, here’s this week’s Firefox news in brief: Firefox 4 was finally released. Yes, 13 months after the initial release of Firefox 3.7 alpha 1 and four more … Continue reading

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Galaxy S Gingerbread update lands in the UK, better late than never

So, Samsung missed that mid-May target date for the Galaxy S Gingerbread update… after already aborting an earlier push to Google’s latest and greatest in mid-April. But, time for some cautious optimism — it appears that Android 2.3 is finally … Continue reading

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72 Different Memories of Exactly One Second [Photography]

It’s a cool idea: your brain doesn’t necessarily catalog whether something lasted one second or five seconds. But a camera is precise. The 72 photos from this week’s Shooting Challenge were each exposed for exactly one second. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/l3srvy0Po2M/68-different-memories-of-exactly-one-second … Continue reading

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Yahoo! Messenger now censors the links you share

We’ve all thought it, but never dared think it could be true: what if Microsoft, Yahoo, and AOL actively monitor our instant messenger chats? What if mentions of ‘bomb’ and ‘underage’ are tracked and sent to law enforcement agencies? What … Continue reading

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Add playback hotkeys to Amazon Cloud Player with a Chrome extension

Sure, Amazon’s Cloud Player works — as long as you’re in the U.S. or willing to do some tinkering — but it’s fairly simplistic at the moment. There are plenty of features missing which we’d like to see added — … Continue reading

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Evernote Web gets a new interface, Facebook sharing, and more

Evernote, the popular multi-platform ‘digital memory’ app, has done some serious re-tooling of its Web interface. In addition to a more polished UI that more closely mirrors the look of Evernote on the desktop, the update brings features like notebook … Continue reading

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Burrito Bison is a simple game for gummy bear lovers

Burrito Bison is a pretty simple game, but if you’re into gummy bears you might find it addictive. As you may have guessed from the name, you’re a bison (not a burrito, though). In the course of your day-to-day grocery … Continue reading

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Top Stories: May, 2011 [Total Recap]

Ceci n’est pas une Photoshop | See how National Geographic’s Frans Lanting captured this stunning image More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/YmBWR750weI/top-stories-may-2011 Follow That Dream Kid Galahad Girls Girls Girls It Happened At The World s Fair Fun In Acapulco

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Intel’s Ivy Bridge coming Q1 2012, growing festive moss while you wait

If you were religiously awaiting the fruition of last month’s Intel leak, brace yourself: we’ve got another one. Although Intel’s updated roadmap hasn’t changed anything per se, it does offer a few specifics. Whereas the previous schedule only suggested we’d … Continue reading

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Make Voice and Video Calls from the Yahoo! Messenger App for iOS

The Yahoo! Messenger app for iOS has been updated to allow you to make voice and video calls to anyone in your contacts list.

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