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UK Retailer Comet to Close 40 Stores this Month
Nov 20, 2012 - in News
Company went into administration earlier this month.
Chip Industry Not Ready for U.S. Conflict Minerals Law
Oct 27, 2012 - in News
IHS has said that only 11.3 percent of a total of 5,994 companies have complied with the requirements of the U.S. Conflict Minerals Law so far.
Deals July 16: D-Link Wireless N300 Gigabit Router $59.99
Jul 16, 2012 - in News
Got a bad case of the Mondays? Cheer yourself up with some hot deals, courtesy of our friends at LogicBuy.
Hotel in the UK Replaces Bibles with Kindles
Jul 3, 2012 - in News
A hotel in the United Kingdom has ditched its Gideons International Bibles in favor of something a little bit more modern.
IKEA's Uppleva TV Hits Europe, Receives First Review
Jun 21, 2012 - in News
The Uppleva hits European stores as first reviews hit the web.
Scientists Made a Virus That Can Charge Your Batteries
May 18, 2012 - in News
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have found a way to exploit the harmless kind of organisms that usually make you sick to charge your gadgets.
More Details About IKEA's Uppleva TV Emerge
May 17, 2012 - in News
Video apps and web browsing via Opera.
Valve Job Posting Confirms Plans for Making Own Hardware
Apr 14, 2012 - in News
It's not an official confirmation but it's probably about as close as we'll get for now.
UK to Announce New Web and Email Monitoring Law 'Soon'
Apr 2, 2012 - in News
New legislation expected to be announced next month.
ISP Sends Customer a Spare Router for His Cat to Nap On
Mar 5, 2012 - in News
Now that's customer service!
Record-Speed Last-Mile Wireless Data Bridge Demonstrated
Mar 1, 2012 - in News
Researchers have developed a technology that could be used for "last mile" requirements to provide high-speed digital communications in terrain that would normally not be suited for broadband installations.
Apple Patents Point to Thunderbolt on iOS Devices
Jan 7, 2012 - in News
Currently present in its line of desktop and laptop computers (but not the Mac Pro), could Apple be bringing Thunderbolt to its media players next?
Top 7 Features Of Next-Gen Game Consoles
Dec 3, 2010 - in News
What should the next generation of gaming consoles bring to the table? We examine.
Titanium Blue PS3 Hitting Japan This Month
Nov 15, 2010 - in News
Foxconn Holds Anti-Suicide Rally for Employees
Aug 19, 2010 - in News
Foxconn held an anti-suicide rally at its Shenzhen plant in an effort to boost morale.
Sony Introduces Extended Warranties for PS3, PSP
May 4, 2010 - in News
Sony has introduced extended warranty options for PS3 and PSP owners. Costing up to $60, the new plans offer protection for users who have yet to exceed the one-year warranty that comes as standard with PS3 and PSP consoles.
IBM Makes World's Smallest 3D Map with Nanotech
Apr 27, 2010 - in News
Scientists from IBM have created a 3D map of the world that is so small, 1,000 of them could fit on a single grain of salt.