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How I Spent My Time In High School

Posted by Christian "Wolfkill-Shepard" Spring on Tuesday Jul 19, 2011.
7.19.11
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     Before I graduated from high school my interests revolved around Star Wars and the gaming industry (much like they still do now) and during our classes my friends and I had to find interesting ways to pass the time, be it playing WoW on our laptops rushing to finish the dungeons before the bell rang or annoying our teachers with sarcastic remarks. Every day was a different adventure and on one faithful day we discovered something wonderful, with an Android and storm trooper we not only distracted ourselves from the learning process but we also distracted others as well, including our teacher.

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A Large Portion of 3G Owners Think They Are...

Posted by Christian "Wolfkill-Shepard" Spring on Wednesday Jul 13, 2011.
7.13.11
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A recent study from retrevo shows how a whole third of iPhone users think that they have 4G when in fact Apple doesn't even offer a 4G phone yet. Its not just iPhone owners, Android and BlackBerry users are also suffering the same confusion. The study shows that 24% of tested BlackBerry phone owners believed that they had 4G where just like Apple and 4G phone isn't even supported yet. With all tested Android users 29% of them believed they had 4G when they did not. At least with Android someone guessing could answer right because Android does have available 4G phones.

 

Its a little startling to see the amount of confusion surrounding the 4G network, the study shows how it could impact the sales of these 4G phones and also shows how the public perceives them. Almost a third of users think that the 4G data plan is too expensive. 40% of iPhone users say that they will buy the next phone even if it does not support 4G this is saying much more than Androids 8% and BlackBerry's 23%.

 

 

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