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Tomi B.

Member since: Feb 8th, 2006

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Windows Media Center gets channel logos, finally (Engadget HD)

Feb 20th 2009 4:09PM Microsoft has stated the reason for not including the logos is the requirement to go to each and every station to ask for permission to use their logo. Managing and keeping that set of legal agreements up-to-date would be costly. Thanks lawyers!

Chirp is a stunning Windows Twitter client, if you have tons of ram (Download Squad)

Feb 5th 2009 3:44PM Since this is a .NET application, you'll see higher memory usage in Task Manager than with a native application, but doesn't necessarily mean it's using all of that. There's a pretty good explanation here:
http://www.itwriting.com/dotnetmem.php

iPhone SDK agreement forbids real-time route guidance, dancing, rock'n'roll (Engadget)

Jun 11th 2008 11:38AM It most likely has to do with their licensing of the maps. Have a look the TOS for any online map service and you'll see the same restriction.

LG's SV280 "banana style phone" (Engadget)

Apr 5th 2007 2:02PM Umm... Nokia had bananas years ago (trying to avoid flip open patents)...

Sahara shows off three new tablets: i440D, i440T, and i417T (Engadget)

Jan 9th 2007 2:24PM As you well know, the correct name of the company is TabletKiosk and the product line is named Sahara.

Engadget Black Friday giveaways (part 1): Xbox 360 Premium pack! (Engadget)

Nov 24th 2006 1:51PM The integration with Vista MCE is awesome, can't wait to try it out.

TabletKiosk eo V7110 arrives in the US (Engadget)

May 4th 2006 7:10PM Dude, it's Tomi with an "i" :)

Yahoo! Launchcast problem with Moods - Fixed? (The Unofficial Yahoo Weblog)

Feb 8th 2006 3:06PM This issue has been acknowledged by Yahoo! and is being worked on. The latest post about it is at:

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/yme-feedback/message/2627