Thursday, October 27, 2005

Home Video Arcade Machine

Target Stores will start selling full size video Arcade machines for less than $500. The one machine plays 12 of the original arcade versions of Defender, Defender II, Robotron, Joust, Bubbles, Splat, Sinistar, Rampage, Rootbeer Tapper, Wizard of Wor, Timber, and Satan's Hollow.

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A cool easter egg in the new Star Wars DVD - the "YoDance"?

The Revenge of the Sith DVD will be released on November 1, and is said to contain a little easter egg for the fans - Yoda dancing to a hip hop tune with some stormtroopers bopping their heads in the background!

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Tuesday, October 25, 2005

Front Row running on a Mac mini

Someone has finally got Front Row running on a Mac Mini. This will surely hurt other software developers that are trying hard to make a media centre software for the Mac Mini. I haven't installed it, but the link to this article has a video and instructions as well. Some individuals are using their bluetooth Sony Ericsson cell phone to control it remotely too!

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Friday, October 14, 2005

Paper thin televisions

This could be quite cool. Cheap, paper-thin TV screens that can be used in newspapers and magazines have been unveiled by German electronics giant Siemens.

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First review of Video iPod (with many pics)

Here is a good review of the new 5G iPod from iLounge. Be patient to load the page because there are many pics!

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Thursday, October 13, 2005

PSP vs. Video iPod

An in-depth look at the challenges facing Sony as they battle Apple's new multimedia device.

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Wednesday, October 12, 2005

New upcoming VW cars

Though some may not arrive on our shores, VW has surely been hard at work. In the next couple of years, the VW dealership as we know it will have a different showroom look. Check the gallery here.

Monday, October 03, 2005

SUV sales down 30%

GM SUV sales were down 30% from last month and Ford experienced the same with sales down 20%. Is this the end of the SUV craze? Did the Employee Discount sale not help?

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Sunday, October 02, 2005

Jay Leno bike goes for $500,000 US

The Harley Davidson motorcycle that has been on the show recently getting autographed by many famous actors went for $505,100.00US on eBay. 95% of the funds goes to the American Red Cross to aid the survivors of Hurricane Katrina and Rita. Read more...

O'Reilly Explains What Is Web 2.0

Defining just what Web 2.0 means, still engenders much disagreement. Tim O'Reilly attempts to clarify just what we meant by Web 2.0, digging into what it means to view the Web as a platform and which applications fall squarely under its purview, and which do not.

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