The Diet Coke and Mentos Experiment Video
Stephen Voltz, co-producer of "The Extreme Diet Coke & Mentos Experiments", talks with CNET News.com's Michelle Meyers about how he and a friend created and choreographed a version of Las Vegas' Bellagio Fountains with only 101 2-liter bottles of Diet Coke and 523 Mentos.
Oliver Luckett, co-founder of video site Revver, talks with CNET's Neha Tiwari at the Digital Hollywood: Building Blocks 2006 conference in San Jose, Calif. Luckett talks about how he stumbled upon the famed Mentos video, the future of Revver, and how money is made in the user-generated content business.
On today's show, size matters. You're going to hear that a lot. So, apologies in advance. Also, we have a great interview at the top of the show with Stephen Volz and Fritz Grobe, otherwise known as the Coke and Mentos guys. They've got a rocket car, a Coke Zero contract, and a dream. Also, Goatse wants to clear up some things, Mortal Kombat is back, and once again? Size matters.
At the Toy Fair, one company decides to capitalize on the popularity of a YouTube stunt craze.
CNET News.com's Charlie Cooper and Michelle Meyers discuss how sites are providing information on cheap gas in your area and the differences among these sites.
Whether sharing stories about their kids or collaborating on ways to better the world, vloggers recognize the power of their young but growing media format. CNET News.com's Michelle Meyers investigates the world of video blogging at the June 10 event in San Francisco.
CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos brought a Scooba from iRobot to its Domestic Research Labs (otherwise known as the snack room) to watch it suck up Diet Coke, eat pretzel crumbs, and take on the soda machine.
Amanda Congdon's surprise departure from the show has caused quite a buzz in the blogosphere. But the news also shined a spotlight on both the perils and potential of video blogging. Will v-blogging do to network television what blogging did to mainstream media? Join Charlie Cooper, Michelle Meyers, Jim Kerstetter and Daniel Terdiman as they debate all the angles in this week's edition of the CNET News.com Roundtable.
The ZX Spectrum, the father of quantum theory, and New Coke. Yes, New Coke.
Birds take a Mentos and begin to sing!