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Toshiba Thrive – The Android Tablets just keep getting better
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Toshiba Thrive – The Android Tablets just keep getting better

The latest in the ever improving line of Android based tablets is the Toshiba Thrive. A 10.1 inch, NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core powered tablet that is a very attractive option for anyone looking to pick up a tablet right now. The Thrive may not be as slim and sexy as the Samsung Galaxy Tab or as flexible as the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer but the base model is cheaper than an iPad 2 and offers a variety of ports missing on many other tablet competitors. Toshiba Thrive Specs 10.1" display (1280×800) NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core processor 2.0MP front-facing webcam 5.0 MP rear camera with autofocus 1 GB of RAM Stereo speakers 8 GB internal memory USB, mini-USB, and HDMI ports SD card reader Bluetooth and Wi-Fi  connectivity Gyroscope, Accelerometer, e-Compass, GPS and Ambien...
Gmail Motion and a few other Tech related April Fools Jokes
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Gmail Motion and a few other Tech related April Fools Jokes

April Fool's day  is a day filled with pranks. The technology community has in recent years has used April 1st as a time to share laughs (and fake news and products) to the masses and 2011 is no different. Below are some of the April Fool's day materials I've noticed so far today. Gmail Motion Old School Hulu.com Toshiba Spectacle: World's First and Only 3D Monocle Sneak peak at the new Roku remote! Flickr turns Flicker Angry Nerds
3D HDTV – Next Big Thing or Next Big Niche
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3D HDTV – Next Big Thing or Next Big Niche

The recently concluded CES (Computer Electronics Show) 2011 is now a strong signpost for the future of 3D HDTV, which despite its launch back at CES 2010 and subsequent announcements by Samsung, Panasonic, has made very few gains into the mainstream American market. Booth babes and celebrity guest appearances by such luminaries as Lady Gaga aside, here is the buzz word people: Universal Glasses or even better “Glasses-Free” 3D HDTV’s. So with these recent changes, is 3D HDTV the Next Big Thing?...or the next Big Niche? Toshiba's announcement in August of 2010, Nintendo and the 3D glasses free DS handheld [3] slated for a February 2011 release as far back as September 2010 were signs. Even venerable innovation titan Apple pushing out their Apple-Cart (get it?!) and joining the 3D bandwag...