Ep. 1245: Where we print with fire Video
This is a decent first laser printer for a student or a writer, and it would make a good companion to a photo inkjet or an all-in-one.
The HP Officejet Pro X576dw combines the speed of a laser printer with the color printing acumen and low cost of consumables that attracts small workgroups to an inkjet.
AOL says it's hiring hundreds of journalists, which they seem to do all the time, and then they're never heard from again ... hmm. In other news today, Pulse seems to have a pulse again, while the New York Times is on life support and doesn't even know it, and we're putting together a little hit list of doomed Twitter-related apps. Oh, and if you pirated the "Hurt Locker" movie, we totally know your IP address.
A tiny abandoned island nestled in the middle of New York beckons us to explore its forgotten shores, an ArsTechnica writers endeavors to install every "free" program offered online, and a magic spray that repels water is now on the market.
Not-so-smart Andy sits in the guest seat today and tells us about the most-shared stories on Facebook this year, remote hackers setting printers on fire, and the future of airport security.
"Stoopid Andy"--Not as stupid as his name implies(TM)--joins us on the show today along with MTI, otherwise known as Mark Licea, to fill in for Justin, who again is enamored by a printer.
Barnes & Noble just announced three new tablets that could extinguish the Amazon Kindle Fire- tune in to hear why you should care, and how to shop for the best device this holiday season. Also, happy birthday Wilson!
Today we'll reminisce about Now That's What I Call Music compilations and "Antitrust" starring Tim Robbins. We'll also tell the story of "Donglegate" and why all jokes are now banned from public use.
"Oh man, I was hanging out with this girl and we walk into her bedroom and she has this BEAT UP old Compaq computer connected to a freakin' CRT monitor there! So I just made up a lie about not feeling well and just left." That's a deal breaker, ladies!
Did Shakespeare smoke the devil's lettuce? Joey Kaminski fills in for Wilson today to help us discuss this question and more, like should Jeff go to the world's first tickle spa? How would you evaluate Subway's $5 footlong sandwich policy? And how do I get free Uncharted 3 and Call of Duty Black Ops (Annihilation)? We'll try our best to answer them all!