Daily Archives: June 24, 2014

Twitter Will Eventually Become Weibo

Twitter Is Experimenting With A New Way To Retweet

I love the way Weibo does it:

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Bottom shows demarcation of “tweet” (red) and “retweet” (green).

What I hope Twitter won’t mimic are all those damn animated emoji and other dancing symbols.

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Videos: Ramos i10Pro Android-Windows Dual Boot Tablet

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Someone in Comments asked about this tablet. I don’t recall reviews in China but I wasn’t really paying attention to it so I might not have even noticed them.

I found two videos on YouTube that are very intriguing. See them after the break.

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Xiaomi MiPad Sales Begin July 1st

Via a Weibo communique:

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Retina-Class iPad Mini Clone Teclast P89 3G Second Review

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It’s at PC Online [Google Translate].

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CUBE iWork8, A “1/16″ Tablet, Gets A Third Review

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It’s at PC Online [Google Translate].

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iFive Mini 3GS: Root With MIUI, Change Boot Logo

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The 5Fans forum has two interesting threads.

The first is how to root the 3GS with firmware update 1.10 and then to add MIUI [Google Translate].

The second is to replace the “5” boot logo [Google Translate].

For previous iFive Mini 3GS posts at this blog click here.

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Cloud Can

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Tongfang Technology (as per Google Translate; actual company name might differ) introduced a cylindrical media, security, home control, game server called the Cloud Can (which Google Translate awesomely renders as the Cloud Tank) [Google Translate]. It’s powered by an AMLogic CPU and seems to rely totally on sold state storage, with the lower-end of two models starting at 4GBs base expandable to 32GBs.

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Ellie Kemper: Actress

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