Gadgets News

WD TV Play Smartens TVs On The Cheap

Find Android-based dongles too complicated and expensive to smarten your idiot box? Try the WD TV Play from Western Digital, which delivers most web-based content services, such as YouTube, Netflix, Hulu Plus, VUDU, SlingPlayer, Spotify, Pandora and Facebook, at $69.99.

DARPA To Research Dissolving Electronics

In a media release today, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) stated that they are beginning a new undertaking called the Vanishing Programmable Resources Program (VAPR) to develop electronic devices that dissolve in the field on command.

Last Nail in The Coffin For Best Buy?

A court in California has determined to make Best Buy pay an estimated $22 million in damages to a company for using trade secrets. The court also hit Best Buy with an additional $5 million for punitive damages as well. TechForward is the company in question on this...

Light Focusing Device Invented at Caltech

Engineers at California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have invented a light focusing device that will concentrate light to just a few Nanometers. This could lead to new technology in communications, computing, television, and imaging (just to name but a few).

XBox 360 Sales for November Top 1 Million

Releasing their November totals for sales of the Xbox 360 in the United States, Microsoft reports that after a huge Black Friday week uptick, the Xbox 360 pulled off a total of 1.26 million units for the month. The week of Back Friday saw unit sales of 750,000 units.