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YouTube Caps Videos At 10 Minutes In Attempt To Curtail Piracy

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Corporate News, Internet

YouTube Ten Minute CapLooks like Internet phenomenon YouTube is looking to cover their bases a bit more as it pertains to copyrighted material. Anyone who has used that service knows that, while you can find many an amateur Jackass-ish video on the service, you can also view full-length television shows (and in some cases, movies.) YouTube has been feeling the heat for this recently, and …

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iPod Receives New Volume Limit Feature

iPod Volume LimitApple announced the release of their Volume Limit feature earlier today for the iPod. Basically, this is in response to all the hearing loss lawsuits that are going around in the MP3 player world. With the update, which is for the iPod nano and 5G iPods with video, users can set a maximum volume limit, and lock it with a passcode. This allows parents to set a …

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Dual Tuner TiVo Series 2 TCD649180

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Home Entertainment, Storage

TiVo TCD649180

From the too-little-too-late department comes the TiVo TCD649180. All that means is that TiVo, after many years of sporting a stale product line, has finally decided to offer a dual-tuner Series 2 unit. If you just can’t wait until later this year to get your dual-tuning TiVo on with the TiVo Series 3, we guess this is the next best thing. Of course, if you don’t have a …

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The Bleeding Edge 007: PlayStation 3, MacBook Pro vs PowerMac, 802.11n

Gear Live Bleeding EdgeThis week we go over PlayStation 3 news, 802.11n, and put the MacBook Pro against the Dual G5 PowerMac:

THE WIRE PlayStation 3 News 802.11n Interference Windows XP On Intel iMac

HEAD TO HEAD MacBook Pro vs Dual G5 PowerMac

GIZMATIC Archos AV700 Vaja Choice 5G and nano Cases

WEB GEMS Make My Day DVD Interview: Enter contest here.

GIVEAWAYS Don’t forget - in …

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The Easy Way To Play DivX On Your Xbox 360

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We have hated that face that there is a severe lack of DivX support on the Xbox 360 on Microsoft’s part. While a hack was created back at the beginning of the year, it wasn’t something that people wanted to go out of their way to set up. Finally, thanks to our friend Jake Ludington, you can watch your DivX content on your Xbox 360 with minimal fuss …

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Microsoft Delays Office 2007

Office 2007 DelayOn the heels of their announcement of the delay of Windows Vista, Microsoft issued a statement today which states that Office 2007 will be delayed as well. Originally expected to hit the market by the end of the year, Microsoft is choosing to delay the launch of the new Office suite until January 2007 to coincide with Windows Vista’s retail debut. Microsoft Office …

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Confirmed: Dell Buying Alienware (Or, Now Dell Sells AMD PCs)

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Corporate News, PC / Laptop

Dell AlienwareDespite all the denials, previous reports have turned out to be true - Dell is buying Alienware for an undisclosed amount of cash. Alienware’s high-end computers are both clamored for by gamers, and scoffed at because of their high prices. According to Dell, Alienware will continue to operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the parent company. Dell revamped its XPS line in 2001, looking …

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Card Beeper Pocket Siren

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Accessories, Misc. Tech

Card BeeperThe Card Beeper is a simple sheath one would use to protect their credit card. Whenever the card is removed from the Card Beeper, it gives an audible alert at 20-second intervals. Nice for when you forget your card at the mall or when picking up grub at the drive through - not so nice when the cashier is simply holding on to your …

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