Ep. 1242: Where we light up the Pong Video
Tired of the boring default screensavers on your Mac? On today's Tekzilla Daily, Veronica introduces you to PongSaver, a screensaver that showcases the classic video game.
'Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles' is a Wii-exclusive game that takes players into the uncharted regions of the 'Resident Evil' universe, filling in story gaps between games in the series. 'Umbrella Chronicles' is a 'light gun' adventure where two playe
You're going to have to listen to the show to understand the evolution of our favorite new phrase, "mucho bogo." Speaking of evolution, the HTC EVO 4G is officially available, just in time to be stomped into dust by the forthcoming iPhone. Maybe. Also, Google's going to hand over its intercepted WiFi data, to make a bad problem worse, and we're giving a big (BIG) no to the Kno.
Today's 404 Podcast includes stories about a guy that's amassed every single PS2 game released in North America, a user-submitted show title generator, and Facebook's underwhelming new video chat plugin. We also have a bunch of quality video voicemails to show!
Today we'll talk about the original Batmobile design and get to more stories from today's news rundown, including Beyonce setting Twitter records with her announcement at this weekend's VMAs, 260mph paintballs making problems for plastic surgeons, a Dominos pizza location on the moon--and we also choose sides in the Chris Brown vs. Jay-Z feud!
Our flexitarian producer Ariel Nunez is back on the mixing board, and he'll start today's show with a gastrointestinal story about his first meat-eating experience in over six years. We'll also talk about Tuesday's Groupon earnings report, why the bad news signals the death of daily deals, and an alternative that uses video surveillance and your Facebook profile to send you custom coupons.
Strange sights are commonplace in Manhattan, but a giant game of "Space Invaders" projected on the side of a building is still guaranteed to turn a few heads. Such was the case on Friday, Sept. 22, when a five-story-tall version of the classic video game was one of the kickoff events at the inaugural Come Out and Play Festival, a celebration of the growing trend of street games. CNET News.com was there for the action.
It's our last week of 404 podcasts for 2011! We'll be back in the new year for a round of LIVE CES COVERAGE, but Wilson's not feeling well today so Joseph Kaminski fills in for an update on kid tech. This year's most-wanted gift is the LeapPad by Leap Frog, a junior tablet with games, eBooks, and apps that help kids learn...and also frees up the TV for Dad to watch the game.