iPodLinux Project: Will Linux make Apple products cheaper? #gna

Linux does Welcome Apple’s iPod with ‘Linux4iPodNano’! “So far, a customized uClinux kernel has been successfully ported to several iPods by iPodLinux Project.” via Digg origin source via Can Linux make Apple products cheaper?

‘Open’ Source Code from 17 Atari 7800 Games Released!

collection of the Atari 7800 game’s banners

Is the new iPhone 3GS jailbreak an opportunity for Apple to quickly jail the 3GS again in 3.1?

Gadgets BoingBoing reports that the “IPHONE 3GS JAILBREAK LEAKED, DEV TEAM SLAMMED“ The iPhone 3GS jailbreak for Windows, with OSX shall follow soon, which allows the installation of third-party software which must not be approved by Apple’s appstore.

iPhone 3G speed performance compared in 13 U.S. cities (image)

comparison of 13 eastern, middle and western cities in the United States of America. Image and original 6 page Source via ‘A Day in The Life of 3G’ [PC World] found via Lifehacker

Tetsujin: Japan’s new gigantic ROBOT [pics/ video]

Tetsujin No. 28 in production Translated YouTube description: “Anime version of the same total length of 18 meters set “Gigantor”, and metal processing company in Kishiwada, Osaka “SEISAKUSHO North Sea” in the works. 100,000,000 construction cost is 3500 yen. 10 of this year’s Hometown Yokoyama Mitsuteru to be published in Kobe. NPO corporation “KOBE Etsuhiko […]

Palm Pre – WebOS 1.0.4 firmware update available

Ten days after the prerelease for the Palm Pre, Palm Inc. releases WebOS 1.0.4 patches the recent homebrew application install method “whereby users were able to side-load unofficial third party apps via an email link.” via palminfocenter.com

Flash-Game ‘Half-Minute Hero’ wasn’t a commercial but the #retro

Joystick Playstation Blog http://playstation.joystiq.com Flashgames insights, they are quoting game producer Kenichiro Takaki and game director Kotaro Yoshida [@Famitsu PSP+PS3] (via PSP Hyper) “Half-Minute Hero wasn’t always meant to be a commercial title;” “Half-Minute Hero was inspired by some of Yoshida’s work he had done during his spare time, specifically a Flash game that only took […]

E-Plus Germany is selling cheaper Cell Phones with ads

GigaOm reports that Alcatel-Lucent wants to begin providing German carrier E-Plus with technical equipment, to serve ads on their customer cell phones “… that inserts advertisements onto mobile devices based on demographic information provided by a subsidiary of the carrier.” Alcatel-Lucent’s post informates about how “Germany’s E-Plus group is first service provider to leverage Alcatel-Lucent’s new Advertising […]

MIT’s robot and cars innovations – Visions for the future [Video]

A post reached me via Softpedia: “A Look at What MIT Has in Store for the Future” and has lead me to this post I couldn’t grab the video from the BBC click article “Robots and cars for the future” so I searched YouTube for it and found this YouTube search results My favorite video […]

Updated: Check if the iPhone 3GS is available in your state

Found this interesting for a short post via iPhone 3GS Availability Chart NewYork chart