Culture, Documentary, Economy, Technology

Planned Obsolescence

Did you know that the lifetime of light bulbs once used to last for more than 2500 hours and was reduced on purpose to just 1000 hours? Did you know that nylon stockings once used to be that stable that you could even use them as tow rope for cars and its quality was reduced… Continue reading Planned Obsolescence

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Games, Playstation, Technology, XBOX

Atari Founder says Xbox will win NextGen

Atari founder Nolan Bushnell has chosen Microsoft to emerge victorious against Sony in the next-generation console race. Speaking on GameTrailers' Rollin' With Nolan, the industry veteran claimed Sony will be held back by "lame" and difficult-to-understand software tools. Bushnell argued that it is software that drives hardware sales and that Microsoft will outperform Sony in… Continue reading Atari Founder says Xbox will win NextGen

Apple, Computers, Help, Linux, Technology, Windows

Copy Paste Tricks back to their old tricks again

In an article on The H, they explain why it's not good to simply copy and paste stuff you get from a website tutorial. What seems like a harmless command could be hiding something very dangerous. When a user pastes what they think is an innocent command that does what the page they pasted it… Continue reading Copy Paste Tricks back to their old tricks again

Computers, Help, Technology, Windows

Windows God Mode – How To

Windows users on Windows 7 got a treat in a secret feature called God Mode that gave them access to just about ALL of the controls, settings and options built into Winodws. In this article we'll walk you through unlocking God Mode in Win8. I am told this can be done with Windows Vista as… Continue reading Windows God Mode – How To

Games, Playstation, Technology

A Small Detail About The PlayStation 4 Could Have Big Implications

Among the bits of information dropped during last week's PlayStation 4 announcement was this from PS4 lead architect Mark Cerny, as he discussed the system's enhanced social features: "[With the] PlayStation 4 we are transitioning to a friends network based on real world friends. We'll keep around the alias and icon used in today's multiplayer… Continue reading A Small Detail About The PlayStation 4 Could Have Big Implications

Apple, Computers, Help, Linux, Technology, Windows

Set your own new tab page in Firefox

If you're not a big fan of the new speed dial tab in the newest version of Firefox, Mozilla makes it easy to customize the page to load any site of your choosing with a simple edit to the about:config file. To create a custom new tab page you just need to edit one file… Continue reading Set your own new tab page in Firefox

Computers, Linux, Tablets, Technology

Ubuntu Tablet

Finally the next step in a fully integrated system setup. Desktop, Phone, TV, Tablet …  All running the same OS fully integrated. Welcome to the future. The tablet OS will be made available to devs and enthusiasts at the exact same time as the smartphone preview on February 21st. So in addition to the Galaxy… Continue reading Ubuntu Tablet