Users reporting Gingerbread update (Android 2.3.3) causes screen discoloration on Nexus S

By on February 25, 2011 at 3:59 PM.

Users reporting Gingerbread update (Android 2.3.3) causes screen discoloration on Nexus S

We’ve received a handful of tips from frustrated Nexus S owners claiming that the recently released Android 2.3.3 update has an unwelcome side effect, screen discoloration. Reports indicate that after the Gingerbread update, the Super AMOLED screen on the Nexus S becomes yellowish and washed out. We’re not sure if Google messed with Android’s color settings, but the difference — as you can see from the picture above — is quite noticeable. Any Nexus S owners out there seeing the same thing? More →

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Hugh Hefner: Playboy coming to iPad in March, uncensored

By on January 19, 2011 at 8:08 AM.

Hugh Hefner: Playboy coming to iPad in March, uncensored

According to Mr. Hugh Hefner’s Twitter account, his company’s iconic Playboy magazine will be coming to Apple’s iPad, beginning in March, uncensored. Since the launch of the iPhone, Apple has been fairly strict in keeping adult materal off of its digital content store. The two tweets we’re referencing read:

Big news! Playboy–both old & new–will be available on iPad beginning in March.

and in a reply to a follower’s question:

@hughmcook Playboy on iPad will be uncensored, Hugh.

This is not the magazine’s first attempt to take advantage of the digital lifestyle consumers are embracing. Several months ago, Playboy began selling an external hard drive, priced at around $300, that contained a complete digital catalog of all Playboy publications from 1953 to 2010. Any gentlemen out there plan on subscribing to the iPad version of Playboy for… you know… the articles? More →

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