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With Mondays being well…Mondays, we have a different kind of video fun for you today. You get to choose the direction the adventure takes with these interactive videos. Your mission: Get Chad, Matt & Rob to the birt...
How can you claim you’re “thinking different” unless you have a statue of Steve Jobs next to your Mac?
If the aliens ever invade earth, we’ve now got a plan—stick a Malaysian astrophysicist out front to talk to them. That’s right, the UN is actually planning on appointing an ambassador just in case we make contact.
Have you ever played the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon trivia game? You’re supposed to figure out how to link one actor back to Kevin Bacon within 6 steps.
This week we learned how to automatically lock a computer when away from it, use an iPhone or iPod Touch to remotely control a PC, customize the title bar and other system fonts in Windows 7, using Internet Explorer 9 with Windows Vista, calculate simple math quickly in OneNote, and more.
Over at the Windows Phone blog, they’ve just announced that one of the top requests from developers was using Visual Basic to write apps for the phone. Visual Basic? Seriously?
This is no ordinary pineapple. It can actually hijack people’s wireless connections and get them to use the pineapple to connect to the internet instead of the router they meant to connect to—and then monitor what they are doing.
When reader Yutaka wrote in telling us that he made a 2-bit CPU on paper, we were scratching our heads—but after reading his article, it’s actually pretty interesting.
Over at Arstechnica, they’ve figured out that the generic icon used when there’s no picture for a contact is actually a silhouette of Bill Gates.
Yes, this is a real, working Jump to Conclusions application for your Android phone, and you don’t need to get run over by a truck to make it.
This is, without question, the nerdiest desktop setup ever. Looks like it’s put together with Rainmeter and… not sure what else. You’ll see lots of close-ups of various system stats and other gadgets all ove...
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Intel has a new pilot program that may not go over well with consumers. Imagine going into a store to buy a new computer and being told that you needed to pay extra in order to access all of the processor’s features.
Want to have the coolest looking iPad around? All that you need to do is add a touch of old school goodness to your iPad with the Etch A Sketch iPad case. Your iPad will certainly be an eye catcher in it’s new case.
Text editors are wonderful all-purpose tools to have on your system for taking notes and more. This week we want to know which text editor you use.
These 15 photo collections highlight the testing done this year for NASA’s Desert Research and Technology Studies. The field tests were conducted at Black Point Lava Flow where the terrain and size of the lava flow are ...