Technology 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: [theChive]

    App Name: theChive Developer: Resignation Media Launch Date: 2012 Price: Free App-Aholic Rating: 5/5     Every now and then, an app, nay, an idea, comes along that is so epic and so well executed that it transcends gender, personal taste, and all the things that make us compartmentalize everything […]

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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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    8 Easy and Geeky Pumpkin Carving Ideas Volume II

    With Halloween just five days away, it’s that time again.  It’s time for me to give the geeks out there some easy ideas for celebrating their geekdom on the face of a pumpkin.  Just like last year’s list, we’re going to try and keep ‘em […]

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    WWDC 2013: Apple Isn’t Dead!

    In the words of Phill Schiller, “[Apple] can’t innovate anymore, my ass!” The last year for Apple has been nothing short of unpredictable. After the unveiling of the newest groundbreaking iMac, the subtly-altered fifth generation iPhone, and the drastically botched 6th iteration of iOS, Apple’s […]

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    Top 8 Relics of the Internet

    This week Microsoft officially announced the death of Hotmail.  At one time the service giant was the most popular email client on the internet, but soon found itself lagging behind competitors such as Yahoo and Gmail.  Finally, after 16 years Microsoft has decided to do […]

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    One Smartphone to Rule Them All

    The war between Apple and Google is something we’re all too familiar with. Whether you’re a manufacturer, consumer, hacker, or standard user, you’ve had to choose a smartphone operating system (be it iOS, Android, Windows, etc…), and you’ve had to live with that decision. It […]

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    Sony reveals PS4 (without a PS4)

    Sony’s February event covered a variety of things, including the much anticipated PlayStation 4. They didn’t have an actual PS4, but that’s beside the point… I guess? Sony did expound on its features, including more or less a concrete list of specs (below) and a […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [After Burner Climax]

    App Name: After Burner Climax Developer: SEGA Launch Date: 2-7-13 Price: $2.99 / €2.20 App-Aholic Rating: 4.3/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer The old legacy that is Sega is still pumping out the occasional adrenaline-enthralling adventure. Their latest iOS endeavor, After Burner Climax, capitalizes […]

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    Evasi0n.com Releases the iOS 6.0 and 6.1 Jailbreak

    Released today and available for immediate download is the newest jailbreak for all of the current iOS devices (except for the Apple TV 3).  It’s easy as can be and only takes five minutes.  This Jailbreak comes from the great minds that are part of the evad3rs […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Table Top Racing]

    App Name: Table Top Racing Developer: Playrise Edge Ltd. Launch Date: 1-26-13 Price: $2.99 / €2.19 App-Aholic Rating: 5/5 Hey, ’80s and ’90s kids! Remember Micro Machines? Welcome them to the mobile gaming realm in this mini road racer, Table Top Racing, by Playrise Edge […]

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    Top 8 Video Game Console Failures

    This week Playstation announced that later this month they would be making an even BIGGER announcement about the company’s future gaming device.  Besides Playstation, there is a litany of other gaming devices slated to possibly hit the market within the year.  This includes the Ouya, […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Cracking Sands]

    App Name: Cracking Sands Developer: Polarbit Launch Date: 1-24-13 Price: $4.99 / €3.74 App-Aholic Rating: 3.6 / 5 Everyone loves Mario. Everyone loves go-carts. So naturally, everyone loves Mario and his brigade of friends driving go-carts. While this game has nothing to do with our […]

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    Product Review: LG Nexus 4

    Product Name: Nexus 4 Maker/Distributor: LG / Google Price: $299 (8gb) / $349 (16gb) 8DAG Rating: 5/5 Anyone familiar with my work here at 8DAG knows my life virtually revolves around the iOS platform. My ENTIRE life, at some point or another, in pieces or […]

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    Geekend Review

    It’s Sunday January 20th and here’s what’s been going on this week in geek. Facebook finally made some changes that people might care about. It’s been tanking hardcore since it went public and the momentum it once had has floundered like some sort of a […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Infestor]

    App Name: Infestor Developer: Ravenous Games Inc. Launch Date: 1-17-13 Price: $0.99 / €0.74 App-Aholic Rating: 4.8/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer Ravenous Games isn’t exactly new to the AppStore, nor are they new to the platformer genre. Refining the overall aesthetics of everything […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: [Little Amazon]

    App Name: Little Amazon Developer: Bulkypix Launch Date: 1-10-13 Price: $Free / €Free App-Aholic Rating: 3.8/5 Watch it Here: Official Game Trailer BulkPix has been one of my more favored developers since the likes of Terra Noctis and JAZZ: Trump’s Journey graced the AppStore. With […]

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    Geekend Review

    Welcome to the Geekend Review. It’s Sunday January 5th, the first week of our new year of 2013, and here are some top stories. Today SONY applied for patents that could predict some potentially dangerous trends for the gaming community. Similar to attempts made by […]

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    iOS App-Aholics Anonymous: 2013 Shout-Out

    Welcome to the 8DAG of 2013, app-aholics! Since this year kicked off a little lethargically in the AppStore, I thought I would take the week to highlight the changes that will be taking place here on iOSA3. As the 8DAG crew continues to expand across […]

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