Science Archive

  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Team Stream]

    App Name: Team Stream Developer: Bleacher Report, Inc. Price: Free App-Aholic Rating: 5/5     We all have a favorite team, a team that we root for, incessantly, throughout the season. Laughing, crying, chewing the tips of our fingers to the bone, and constantly wondering if we are having […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Netflix]

    App Name: Netflix Developer: Netflix, Inc. Launch Date: May, 2011 Price: Free (app is free, Netflix service is not) App-Aholic Rating: 5/5   Surely by now we all know what Netflix is all about. The streaming service has been around for quite some time and has made a definite impact […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: [Vaulty]

    App Name: Vaulty Developer: Squid Tooth LLC Launch Date: 2010 Price: Free ($4.99/mo for Online Backup) App-Aholic Rating: 4/5   Welcome back, my fellow Android geeks! The velvet ropes have parted, the clouds have opened up, and the light is now shining through to signal my return to the Android […]

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  • Freeze3

    Case Study 001: Fries, Victor

    Victor Fries is a 40 year old male that was referred due to his increasingly violent and aggressive behavior. The onset of this behavior began after a horrible accident, ten years ago, that left him unable to survive in temperatures above freezing. Victor was a […]

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  • bad science

    Top 8 Scientifically Flawed Films

    Last week the Earth was just missed (in spatial distances) by an asteroid that was 30 meters across and 190,000 tons.  On the very same day a meteor 55 feet across and weighing 10,000 tons exploded above Chelyabinsk, Russia, releasing energy thirty times the amount […]

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  • GEEK REV

    Geekend Review

    It’s Sunday January 13th 2013 and time for your Downton Abbey interactive experience. If you’ve been following this interactive program since the beginning then you already know about the intricate fictional back story that involves Mary on a mission from the future (she’s a BioMech […]

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  • apocalypse

    8 Beliefs as Dumb as the Mayan Doomsday Prophecy

    People will believe just about anything.  Just look at the upcoming “end of the world”.  I’m sorry folks, but December 21st will not be our last day on Earth.  I don’t care what Nostradamus or the silly Mayans have to say about it.  Thusly, this […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: WikiMobile

    App: WikiMobile Developer: Bonfire Media, Inc. Price: Free Rating: 3/5 The last three weeks of this article have been pretty intensive. Comparing three of the top mobile web browsers available for Android can take a lot out of a guy, so I’ve decided to take […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Dolphin Browser

    App: Dolphin Browser Developer: Dolphin Browser Price: Free Rating: 4.75 out of 5 Welcome back, fellow Appaholics! Yes, I know this article is a little late, but I had a run in with the weight set at my gym (the weights won) that resulted in […]

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    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Opera Mobile Web Browser

    App: Opera Mobile Web Browser Dev: Opera Software ASA Price: Free Rating: 5/5 This is the second week in our mobile web browser face off, and I must say that the browsers keep getting better. If you recall, last week we reviewed Google Chrome, which […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Google Chrome

    App: Google Chrome Developer: Google Price: Free Rating: 4/5 Once again, the ugly specter of smartphone viruses rears its ugly head. Due to the news that the Samsung Touch Wiz UI’s stock browser is susceptible to a virus that allows individuals to remotely reset your […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: StumbleUpon

    App: StumbleUpon Developer: StumbleUpon Inc. Price: Free Rating: 4/5 This week’s app review will once again focus on social networking. But this time, the review will touch on an upstart in the social game with a fun twist. This newcomer is called StumbleUpon. It truly […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Droidin

    App: Droidin Developer: Bostone Consulting Price: Free Rating: 3.5/5 Let’s all face the facts; social networking has taken over our lives. From the earliest days of social networking when MySpace ruled the land, to the current social media darling, Twitter, social networking has become a […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Punch Hero

    App: Punch Hero Developer: Gamevil Price: Free Rating: 5/5 Growing up in the age of Nintendo, I am hard pressed to let go of such classic games as Metroid, Super Tecmo Bowl, and of course, Mike Tyson’s Punch Out. So when I found this week’s app to […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: G Cloud Backup

    App: G Cloud Developer: Genie9 Price: Free(1GB)/$0.99 per mo. for 10GB Rating: 4/5   We have all been there before. For whatever reason, your precious smartphone is FUBAR, and you need to have it replaced. Over the years, we have been able to slowly but […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Air Penguin

    App: Air Penguin Developer: Gamevil Price: Free App-aholic Rating: 4/5 I’ll say this; I’m not one for cutesy games. More often than not, the cute graphics tend to be a cover for poor gameplay. This was my thought process going into playing Air Penguin. However, […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: DC VS. Marvel

    Apps: Marvel Comics/DC Comics Developers: Marvel Comics/Comixology Price: Free Rating: Marvel 4.5/5      DC 3.5/5   I wanted to do something a little bit different for this week’s app review. If you are a comic book aficionado, you have without a doubt heard of, or participated […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: 9 Innings Pro Baseball 2013

    App: 9 Innings Pro Baseball 2013 Developer: Com2Us Price: Free Rating: 5/5 The baseball season is in full swing, and with the All-Star break in the rear view mirror, we are beginning to see which teams are true contenders and which ones are running out […]

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  • GEEK REV

    Geekend Review

    Normally, we geek out and wrap up the weekend on Sunday, but do to the EPIC geek news that is the Mars Rover landing on the Mars Planet (not to be confused with the Mars Sailor Scout) we’ll be wrapping up the Geekend Review tonight […]

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  • Appaholics

    Android App-Aholics Anonymous: Google+

    App: Google+ Developer: Google Inc. Price: Free Rating: 3.5/5 Since the advent of social networking, there have been a plethora of sites that have come out, vying for our attention. Remember MySpace? Facebook effectively destroyed MySpace and took over as the premier social networking site. […]

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