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Testers and tinkerers download away, Firefox 3, Beta 3 is ready for testing.  An important issue addressed is that there are fewer memory leaks.  An importat issues that will keep me from downloading, just yet, is the lack of extension support.  Give it time though… this is just a Beta.  Here are some

For only $200 you can have some serious fun spying on your friends. There are two main ways of using GPS tracking, real time and passive. Real time tracking is by far the most...

Blackberry users may have noticed a lack of emails today as the RIM network took a dump… nothing new. ...

Yahoo officially turned down Microsofts $44.6 billion offer as inadequate Monday. Jerry Yang and crew believe they can get a higher offer from another suiter, stating this offer “substantially undervalues” Yahoo. Google? ...

AT&T and Starbucks have to come to an agreement which ultimately boots T-Mobile and offers free Wi-Fi. The only catch is that you have to have a prepaid Starbucks...

Microsoft is on the spending warpath… lobbing bids left and right. Not sure how much money was involved in it’s latest purchase, however Microsoft just bought Danger. Not sure how this is a good fit for Microsoft, but we will be watching from the sidelines. Press release below.

A simple and fun telephone prank for anyone with about $130 to spend. All you have to do is connect the device to the phone switch or directly into any phone line at the location you want to...

Sony Ericsson has mainly been known for creating phones based on the Symbian operating system, that changed today with the launch of their first Windows Mobile phone, the Xperian X1 QWERTY smartphone. The X1 is the first product in the...

Polaroid announces the end of the Polaroid (shake em up) pictures to the dismay of OutKast.  The end of the Polaroid film format means the cutting of 450 jobs, and the closing of plants in Mexico, the Netherlands, and Massachusetts.  The photograph quality was never great… but this one hurts a bit.  Who doesn’t remember shaking a Polaroid picture in...

Casio just released their 25th Anniversary “Limited Edition” G-Shock watch – the MRG-8000G. They plan to make only 200 units for sale for all of Japan, USA, Germany, and England. It will have an 18K Gold Ring, titanium bezel, and some additional gold bits. ...