Daily Archives: Saturday, July 23, 2011

Android Usage in the UK Grew 634% in One Year

As you can see in the graph from comScore Data Mine, Google’s Android operating system had astounding growth from May 2010 through May 2011 – 634%! In the past year Symbian has fallen from the top spot in the UK … Continue reading

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New TiVo OS Update Removes Unofficial Premiere-to-Premiere Streaming

A recent TiVo OS upgrade on the Premiere accidentally enabled Premiere-to-Premiere streaming support, for at least some users. We’ve known for a while that TiVo is working on this for new devices, but the feature is not yet complete and … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Google Toolbar for Firefox

Just after Firefox 5 released a support thread was started in their forums by users upset that Google Toolbar was not compatible with FF5. A lot of the posts were frankly demanding and entitled, and I posted a reply with … Continue reading

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Engadget Reviews the Toshiba Thrive

Toshiba Thrive reviews continue to pop up around the blogosphere, and Engadget’s is the latest. It is one of the longest and most in depth reviews of the Thrive that I’ve seen, and it is well balanced. If you’re thinking … Continue reading

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“This is your universe. This, is your universe on wormholes.” Farscape Hits Blu-ray

Nearly nine years after the fact I am still pissed with SciFi… sorry, ugh, SyFy… for cancelling Farscape back in 2002. It remains one of my favorite TV series of all time, in any genre. And it is coming to … Continue reading

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