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Sprint to Sell WiFi Xoom May 8 for $599

Sprint disclosed that it will begin selling the WiFi version of the Motorola Xoom May 8 for $599, becoming the second U.S. carrier after Verizon Wireless to offer the struggling Android 3.0 "Honeycomb" tablet.

Verizon began selling the WiFi + 3G version of the Xoom Feb. 24 for $599 with a two-year contract, or $799 without a contract. Motorola Mobility launched the WiFi-only version of the 10.1-inch tablet March 27 for $599.

AMD dismisses deal with ARM

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is going to stay with the x86 architecture as it moves into the mobile device space rather than pursue any licensing deal with ARM Holdings.

AMD reportedly will continue to focus on its Fusion APU (accelerated processing unit) strategy as it focuses on processors for the fast-growing tablet space, according to John Taylor, director of client product and software marketing at AMD. Taylor told IDG News Service that the company has “made a big bet on APUs, which are x86.”

Google's Chrome OS Notebook coming with Gmail Subscription

Google will venture in selling notebooks based on its Chrome Operating System via a subscription-based model with Gmail feature to the traditional one-time purchase plan favored by computer makers and retailers.

Chrome OS is Google's lightweight, web-based operating system, a departure from Microsoft Windows or Apple Mac platforms.

DepEd offers Free pre-school for Filipino children

It's good to hear that the Philippine government is exerting much effort to elevate the quality of education in our country. Recently, there was a press release regarding the free pre-school education for Filipino children.

With this project, millions of Filipino children were offered crash kindergarten lessons for free in preparation of their next level of education.

Kate Middleton's Wedding Dress Designer

The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton was already over and the speculation about Kate Middleton's wedding dress designer was already cleared out one day before the wedding ceremony.

Desktops and Notebooks for 2012 Students

There are a lot of Desktops and Notebooks presently introduced by the OLPC. One of the notebooks featured is a one-panel laptop made of flexible plastic that is scheduled to launch in 2012.

For the coming year 2012, cheaper Desktops and Notebooks are available to children around the globe.

These Desktops and Notebooks are designed for the future children, these are most useful specially to the students for their studies.It is believed through using desktops or notebooks, students have an easy way of updating their personal information while taking notes while they are inside the classroom.

Royal Wedding replay video

Failed to watch the Royal Wedding live? You still have many chances to watch them at full HD through different Royal Wedding replay videos.

Royal Wedding Live Stream | Watch Royal Wedding Online

Watch the Royal Wedding Live Streaming of UK's Prince William and Catherine (better known as Kate) Middleton. Join the Royal couple in their wedding ceremony at Westminster Abbey in London today (Friday), April 29, 2010.

2012 Toyota/Subaru Sports Coupe

2012 Toyota/Subaru Sports Coupe - affordable sports-coupe game with new model are now developed by the Toyota.

Its model price range from 20,000-25,000 Dollars. This front-engine/rear-drive 2-door will reincarnate the spirit of the 1983–1987 Corolla Levin/Trueno (AE86), a car that's still popular today, especially the 1983–1987 Corolla Levin/Trueno (AE86), a car that's still popular today, especially among drift enthusiasts.

2012 Kia Rio Sedan

2012 Kia Rio Sedan New car that will be your friend in the year 2012. 2012 Kia Rio Sedan is a sibling of the Kia Hatchback.

The 2012 Kia Sedan follows along the same design language as the 2011 Optima and Sportage. The major work will be done inside the vehicle where it will receive a bold and modern cabin, high quality materials, and the latest technologies available on the market.

New Cars designed to use Electricity - Neora Electric Concept

Neora’s car is designed using electricity which was introduced by Taiwan in Shanghai Auto Show in 2011.

This electric-powered car design is popularly dubbed as Luxgen Neora Electric Concept.

Neora takes the form of futuristic saloon. Design of Neora look firm and beautiful, even beating China.

Fern-C - Vitamins You Can Trust

Fern-C is Vitamin C in Sodium Ascorbate form. It is NONACIDIC (alkaline), With a pH range of 7.5 to 7.8. You can take as much FERN-C as you want without the negative effects of highly acidic Vitamin C tablets, like gastric irritation, bloating, and intestinal irritation.

Charlie bit my finger: A real cute video

Two cute kids star the amazing Youtube sensation video - "Charlie bit my finger - again!"

White iPhone 4 32GB might not be available from AT&T

Planning to purchase a white iPhone 4 with a storage capacity of 32GB? Maybe you should worry not to get one because according to an internal AT&T shipping invoice obtained by the folks over at Boy Genius Report, while AT&T stores are scheduled to receive the 16GB version of the white iPhone 4, the 32GB model is nowhere to be found on the invoice.

Smaller Cars Lift Ford’s Profit to $2.55 Billion

The Ford Motor Company reported on Tuesday its largest first-quarter profit since 1998, even as sales shift to smaller, more fuel-efficient cars.

Sony's First Tablet Computers

Joining the race in the ever expanding tablet market, Sony introduced to the tech-savvy world its first tablet computers.

Sony’s devices will use the Android 3.0 operating system by Google, said Kunimasa Suzuki, deputy president of the consumer products and services group.

Panasonic LUMIX FH2

Megapixel LUMIX DMC-FH2 has an advance feature that is easy to use.

2011 Subaru Impreza

Easy to ride car (2011 Impreza) is a 4-door, 5-passenger family sedan, or wagon, available in 5 trims, ranging from the 2.5i...read more 4-Door to the Outback Sport. Which with a standard 2.5-liter, H4, 170-horsepower engine that achieves 20-mpg in the city and 27-mpg on the highway. The 2011 Impreza has A 5-speed manual transmission with overdrive is standard, and a 4-speed automatic transmission.
 Source: http://autos.yahoo.com/subaru/impreza/2011/

Samsung countersues Apple over patents

You read it right! Samsung countersues Apple on iPhone and iPad patents.

Samsung Electronics filed a patent lawsuit on Friday against Apple over the iPhone and iPad in a tit-for-tat case after Apple claimed Samsung’s smartphones and tablets “slavishly” copied its products.

WOW Love Story: Love at First Kill

There are plenty of love stories evolved through playing MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing games). This love story that i'm going to share is a World of Warcraft Love Story - WOW Love Story!

Ragnarok Online Goes VIP - No more monthly subscriptions

All heroes of Midgard are all welcome to Ragnarok Online. Yes! I was once one of the heroes of Midgard way back 2002-2004. This is the first online game that made me an online game addict.

Kim Chiu's Look Test for 'Binondo Girl'

Kim Chiu undergone a look test for her upcoming role in "Binondo Girl". In the test, she was able to wear different outfit and hairstyles.

'Pasyon' is now online

A church website offered a way for all Filipino Roman Catholics to follow the traditional recitation of a day-long prayer of Jesus Christ's passion (Pasyon) on the internet.

Payday Loans Online - Fast and Easy Ways

Are you typical worker or a businessman? Regular workers who are dependent on their monthly salaries usually experience money problems every now and then, because they get paid once in a month. On the other hand, business people have more regular cash flows. But these workers can meet any urgent cash needs by applying to easy and fast payday loans online. This is indeed very convenient because the processing of such loans is fast and simple.

Globe SuperSurf Service puts customers in chaos

The only way I can connect to the internet in the place where I am working is through Globe Tattoo SuperSurf but sad to say, Globe Supersurf Service confuses many of its subscribers – I am one of them.

What makes us confused and annoyed is that when you try to register to Globe SUPERSURF50 during night time, you cannot connect immediately or shall I say you are denied of their Unlimited Broadband service. I’ve tried more than 20 times to key in the keyword SUPERSURF50 then send to 8888 but a text message will prompt in my Globe Tattoo interface saying that “your request cannot be processed, please try again later”.

Evacuation from Taal Island starts, 1373 people move out

It's time to take a safety precaution for whatever may happen in the place where Taal Volcano is just kilometers away.

More residents have decided to leave Taal’s Volcano Island amid the continuing restive state of the volcano, an official of the provincial government said Saturday.

Bank of America Revival and Mortgage Issues

Bank of America, the nation’s largest bank, reported that first-quarter earnings dropped 37 percent to $2 billion, reflecting the persistent burden of Countrywide Financial, the subprime mortgage lender it bought in 2008.

Josef Wadecki, the Super Tumbler and Y Sensation

Josef Wadecki is indeed another Y sensation (YouTube sensation) because of his superb gymnastics skills. He is known as the super tumbler and a new internet sensation.

Enigma Online now in Open Beta

Good news to all online game fanatics. Enigma Online now in Open Beta!

Sqwishland.com - First Pinoy Online Game Rocks the World

Over 400,000 kids across the US, Canada, and Australia are crazy about the cute characters and fun games inside Sqwishland.com, a virtual world where they can create their own avatars, safely make friends, and earn points as they successfully take the challenges online.

Bb. Pilipinas Universe 2011 is Shamcey Supsup

Shamcey Supsup was crowned as the Binibining Pilipinas Universe 2011. She also grabbed special awards - Binibining Pilipinas 2011 Miss Talent and Binibining Pilipinas 2011 Miss Creamsilk. Some entertainment blogs feature her beauty as regal and exotic. She is indeed deserving for the title.

Bb. Pilipinas 2011 Winners | Major and Special Awards

The complete list of Bb. Pilipinas 2011 Winners are already here.

Adsense, Infolinks, Nuffnang and Other Blog Earnings

Scolex Portal is a living testimony that you can earn real money in blogging. This blog has just less than two years in its existence in blogosphere but through this online venture, i've learned a lot. I've read a lot of blogs and eventually learn from them. Though the things I've learned pertaining to blogging is just lesser compared to what other bloggers have learned, but those knowledge I've acquired are enough to maintain this blog.

Mexico's "Vampire Woman" Pics and Videos

Due to horrific history of domestic violence, Maria Jose Cristerna has decided to re-invent herself as a "vampire". She is a 35-year old tattoo artist now became famous because she was labeled as the Mexico's "Vampire Woman".

Digital Performance Eyewear | Gaming Glasses to Protect Your Eyes

As computer games fanatics one of our problem is the strain in our eyes caused by the prolonged exposure to computers or any gaming device. To answer this problem here's the new category in consumer electronics industry - the Digital Performance Eyewear.

The Coolest Comic Book Covers of All Time (Page 3)

This is the third page of The Coolest Comic Book Covers of All Time.

The Coolest Comic Book Covers of All Time (Page 2)

Here's the continuation of the Coolest Comic Book Covers of All Time.

10. Meathaus S.O.S. Tomer Hanuka
This is not a traditional comic cover with characters that are easily recognizable but we don’t really care. This comic features an incredible illustration, which has a top half that features an almost whimsical childlike scene and then drops down to a dead body in between all of that. The simple painting style this artist took really brings out the purpose of the story this comic is telling.

Toyota Sells 1 Million Prius Hybrid in US

Toyota says it has sold one million Prius hybrids in the United States.

The automaker said Wednesday that the Prius has been the top-selling hybrid in the U.S. since it went on sale 11 years ago.

The Prius is powered by both a gasoline engine and an electric motor. It can get up to 51 miles per gallon in the city and 48 on the highway.

GodsWar Online: 3D MMORPG

Looking for some online 3D MMORPG? Go and check GodsWar Online.

Red Dead Redemption Tips and Tricks

Rockstar Games recently published some useful tips and tricks for its game Red Dead Redemption. The tips are just the basics and Rockstar promised to provide the players with some advance tips in playing RDR in the future.

16 Simple Healing Foods

The following are the 16 Healing Foods as featured in an episode of Good Morning America.

2011 Juno Awards Winners

Juno Awards Winners 2011Here's the list of 2011 Juno Awards Winners as Juno Awards is celebrating its 40th year of existence in Canadian Music. Between Saturday night’s party at Toronto’s Royal York Hotel and Sunday night’s televised ceremony from the Air Canada Centre, 40 Junos were handed out to the biggest and brightest in Canadian music. Read the full list of winners below.

Top 10 Grad and UnderGrad Game Design Schools

I've been addicted to games when i was still in my elementary years up to this time that i already have a stable job. While addicted to playing online or offline games, my wish as a young adult is to learn how to design games. If only time and money would warrant, i wish i can study in the prestigious schools in America offering Game Designs or Video Game Development.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Teams to Clash at MLG Dallas

The first Major League Gaming Pro Circuit event of 2011 is MLG Dallas coming up this weekend, and to get you prepped and ready to go we’re featuring a few teams and players to watch for from each of the three main games: Halo: Reach, Call of Duty: Black Ops,and StarCraft 2. Here are our Call of Duty: Black Ops players to watch.