HBO Go Users Get Two New Episodes of Game of Thrones

Posted on May 16th, by raymond padilla in Mobile Tech, TV. No Comments

Game of Thrones Ned Stark HBO Go Users Get Two New Episodes of Game of Thrones

In a brilliant promo, HBO will let its HBO Go customers see two new episodes of Game of Thrones this coming Sunday, instead of one. The first episode will be available on television and HBO Go streaming, while the second episode will be an HBO Go exclusive for one week. HBO Go has been getting rave reviews and the app — available on Android and iOS — has already been downloaded one-million times. A promo that combines the app with one of HBO’s hottest shows will surely be a success.… continued

iPhone “4S” Coming to All Four Major American Carriers?

Posted on May 16th, by raymond padilla in iPhone, Mobile Tech. 4 comments

Fantastic Four Jessica Alba invisible girl iPhone 4S Coming to All Four Major American Carriers?

The latest rumor on the next iPhone has Apple’s upcoming handset named the iPhone 4S. More importantly, it might be available on all four major American carriers. That’s the word according to Jefferies & Co. analyst Peter Misek. Here are more details from Forbes:

“According to our industry checks, the device should be called iPhone 4S and include minor cosmetic changes, better cameras, A5 dual-core processor, and HSPA+ support,” he writes in a research note.

He also says that “industry checks indicate Apple will likely announce Sprint, T-Mobile,

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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (Not) Review

Posted on May 16th, by raymond padilla in Movies, Not Reviews, Today's Specials. 9 comments

Last week I caught a screening of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. I loved the first Pirates movie. I loved half of the second movie and 40 percent of the third movie — both were messy romps that were all over the place. With that in mind, I was apprehensively looking forward to a new Captain Jack Sparrow adventure. I was curious to see if director Rob Marshall could tighten up the Pirates series. He did. On Stranger Tides is much more coherent than the second … continued

This Week’s Videogame Releases

Posted on May 16th, by raymond padilla in Game Releases, PS3, Videogames, Xbox 360. 10 comments

LA Noire This Weeks Videogame Releases

There’s only one notable game coming out this week, but it’s a huge one — Rockstar Games’ LA Noire. As with most Rockstar titles, this game has been getting a ton of hype. Will it truly be the unique and stellar game some are making out to be? Or will it just be another good game? More importantly, are you buying it this week?… continued

Coffee Talk #352: Who Will Make the NBA Finals???

Posted on May 16th, by raymond padilla in Coffee Talk, Sports, Today's Specials. 48 comments

The 2011 NBA playoffs have been fascinating. There are just so many great stories happening at the same time. Young players like Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose are taking their games to the next level. The old guard…

Sony Details Improved PSN Security Measures

Posted on May 14th, by raymond padilla in PS3, PSP. 1 Comment

Security Sony Details Improved PSN Security Measures

Along with information on the phased restoration of PlayStation Network, Sony also outlined the steps it has taken to improve PSN’s security. These measures include advanced technical measures and personnel reassignment. Today’s press release stated:

The company has made considerable enhancements to the data security, including updating and adding advanced security technologies, additional software monitoring and penetration and vulnerability testing, and increased levels of encryption and additional firewalls. The company also added a variety of other measures to the network infrastructure including an early-warning system for unusual activity patterns

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