Monthly Archives: June 2009

Windows 7 Release candidate

Windows 7

Windows 7 will be launched on October 22, 2009 and the final version is nearly finished. The latest version is the ‘release candidate’ and PC Mag has checked it out all the new features and also published a slideshow with 50 shots. Will you upgrade to Windows 7?

Windows 7 Release Candidate [pcmag.com]

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TweetDeck looks promising!

TweetDeck looks promising!

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iPhone OS 3 out today

iPhone OS 3 out today

Today Apple will launch the new and updated OS 3.0 for iPhone and iPod touch. I just checked iTunes but it wasn’t available yet. As you probably know you will get MMS, copy&paste, landscape keyboard, spotlight search and many other new features in the longed-for update. Here’s a summary of all the news in OS 3.0.

iPhone software update [Apple.com]

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TweetDeck for iPhone tonight?

TweetDeck for iPhone

According to WebProNews, TweetDeck for iPhone will be released later today (9pm pacific time). TweetDeck is one of the most popular desktop Twitter clients and the iPhone client will be a free application.

TweetDeck for iPhone [tweetdeck.com]

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USB cassette player

Convert tapes to mp3

If you have lots of old cassette tapes in your drawers you might be interested in this nice little gadget that will convert your old tapes into more useable mp3 files. You still need to record the audio on a PC or Mac though – I would have loved a cassette player that just converted the audio automatically into media files and stored them on a memory card.

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Sony DSC-H20 – review

Sony DSC-H20

The Sony DSC-H20 isn’t a brand new camera, but it’s still a reallly interesting point-and-shoot camera with an optical zoom of 10 x and a resolution of 10 megapixels. DigitalPhotographyblog has published a thorough review of the camera and their final conclusion is ‘Highly recommended‘. Check out the full review here:

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20 Review [photographyblog.com]

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USB Solar charging device

USB Solar charging device

Here is an interesting USB hub that isn’t just a device that gives you more USB connectors, it also has a built-in solar panel that will let you charge usb enabled devices. There is no information about how powerful so if you have used a similar device, please comment about your experience. More images and information inside.

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20 top apps for Palm Pre

Connect 4 for Palm Pre

I must say that the first bunch of applications that has become available for the Palm Pre look pretty boring compared to what is available for the iPhone. Here is a list of the top 20 applications so far. Above you can see a screen grab from one of the few games currently available.

20 Palm Pre apps you should try today [techradar.com]

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TypeDrawing – draw with fonts,…

TypeDrawing – draw with fonts, nice iPhone app. http://twitpic.com/7glel

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Wooden gadgets

Wooden iPod dock

Over at Toxel you can find an amusing list of 20 wooden gadgets and designs. Above is a nice wooden iPod dock. You’ll find 19 more here:

20 Wooden Gadgets and Designs [toxel.com]

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