The Daily Slash: November 30 2010

Nov 30, 2010
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The Daily Slash: November 30 2010

What sort of day begins with a possible verification of aliens and ends with fabulous Lamborghini wireless mouse? A day at SlashGear, of course! Philip Berne writes a lovely modern story about his wife's birthday (happy birthday!), Google invites the media to a holiday party, and Samsung mobile display shows off a flexible 3D OLED concept at FPD International. Google gets investigated for squeezing, the Android Marketplace is fully content rated, and Verizon promises a spectacular reveal of their 4G LTE network via invite - secrets in store? Let's hope! All this and MORE right freaking here on none other than The Daily Slash!

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Looks like blogger "Marley" of ShutterMug found a simple way to prove Verizon to be amongst those evil companies who sell your information unless you tell them specifically you'd like them not to do that. Upon signing up with a friend to FiOs with Verizon recently, Marley was asked if they'd like to use "an alias for [their] listing." Not soon after signing up, a common bit of snail-mail spam came through the mail with none other than that alias printed quite clearly. Shucks.

[Via ShutterMug]

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SlashPhone
HTC Merge Accessories Spotted in Wild
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BlackBerry Empathy Concept Made to Detect its Users Mood
Microsoft Retail Stores Offer Windows Phone 7 Devices For Free With Contract

Android Community
University of Missouri to offer goMizzou app on Android
Angry Birds on Android Downloads 7M copies
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DROID 2 Global hits Wirefly for just $80
HTC considering E Ink and 3D displays/imaging for future devices?
Show off your Allegiance to the almighty Android in Call of Duty: Black Ops [LOLS]
AT&T and T-Mobile to possibly get Acer Liquid Metal?
NOOKcolor Rooted! [HOLY CRAP]
New LG Star Pictures and Details Leaked
Samsung GT-i9200 snapshots caught on Picasa
T-Mobile G2 hardware security hacked completely!
WiFi Syncing coming to Android via Winamp
HTC Merge Spotted Entrepreneur Magazine
Android 2.2 Froyo Now Available On Archos Array of Internet Tablets
Android Market Content Ratings Now Live
Samsung Posts GPS Fix Guide for Captivate and Vibrant
Verizon Offers Up Entire DROID Lineup BOGA through Christmas
Android Tablets in 5-inch and 8-inch Sizes Offered Up by View Quest in the UK
Verizon Pastes iPhone Maps App into Droid X Ad
RPG Zenonia 3 Available in Android Market in Korea [IN MAIN PICTURE ABOVE]

SlashGear
Barnes & Noble finances released: saved by NOOK
A Week with NOOKcolor: The Missing Link – Viewing Manually Loaded Books and What a Root Means for the Future [FEATURED]
FarmVille credit & exclusive items added to American Express reward scheme
Verizon 4G LTE event on December 1 will detail US roll-out
Windows Phone 7 update “took 3 months to do what Apple did in 3 years” tips developer
Google Earth 6 adds full Street View, 3D trees & more [Video] [MAP AS BIG AS WHATS MAPPED]
LG Optimus 7 uses NAND flash for storage
Project iPad magazine arrives in App Store [PROJECT]
NASA holding press conference Thursday, has it found extraterrestrial life? [NEATO]
Linutop 3 fanless Atom-powered PC surfaces
Microsoft takes i4i case to Supreme Court
135k Windows Phone 7 sales tip Facebook stat watchers
Microsoft Kinect sells 2.5 million units in 25 days
Buy.com blows up on Cyber Monday
BlueAnt unveils new Q2 Platinum Bluetooth headset
HTC E Ink plus 3D displays & cameras in consideration tips job spec
SiliconPower unveils speedy E20 SSD
Comcast accused of internet abuse in latest net neutrality spat [NET NEUTRALITY NOW!]
Sanyo Pedal Juice box gives guitarists staying-power
High-Speed 500MB/sec CompactFlash next-gen standard proposed by Sony, Nikon & SanDisk
iPad goes free in Japan with Softbank deal
Google social networking drive delayed until Spring 2011?
Apple block PhotoFast MacBook Air SSD kit production?
Dell Vostro V130 adds HDMI & Hyperbaric Cooling, keeps ultraportable style
LG Star leaks, blows benchmarking out the water with Tegra 2
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm to be Released Midnight, December 6th 2010 at (all?) Hastings Entertainment Locations
DIY Death Star Holiday Tree Ornament
ASUS and Lamborghini Present Backpack, Laptop Cases, Mouse, and HDD
Gifts for Smartphone Owners? Try Smartphone Accessories
Asetek Liquid Cooling for Small Gaming PCs, 3U Servers, and Workstations
Project Magazine for iPad Gets Hands-on, Takes a Swing at The Daily [PROJECT]
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Google Sends out Holiday Media Party Invites to Publishers
Panasonic Jungle Being Tested in the United States
Samsung Mobile Display Shows Off Flexible 3D OLED Concept at FPD International
PlayStation Move Sells 4.1 Million Worldwide
LMP Keypad Bluetooth numeric pad for Mac hits FCC
Google under antitrust investigation over allegations it squeezed out search rivals

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