Ep. 1250: Where we bet our bottom dollar Video
Reaching for the unattainable 85-inch 4K Samsung TV; using an Oculus Rift VR headset for a better movie screening experience; and a 5-second test that will tell you which of your friends are dirty, rotten liars!
At CES 2014 Scott Stein checks out the Oculus Rift, a virtual-reality headset that puts you inside the game.
At CES 2013 Scott Stein checks out the Oculus Rift, a virtual reality headset that puts you inside the game.
On today's 404: a totally fake hoverboard commercial; 11 percent of Americans thinks HTML is an STD; a tour of Seinfeld's apartment using Oculus Rift; and a sit-down chat with comedian Andy Daly of Comedy Central's upcoming show "Review."
This year's CES brought more gaming news than usual, so we recruit Peter Brown from GameSpot to chat about Razer's Project Christine, Sony PlayStation Now, the latest Oculus Rift, and Valve's Steam Machine lineup.
Cybertronic Bridget Carey guest stars on today's episode and dons her newly purchased Google Glass Explorer Edition headset! She'll give us her first impressions and we'll try on the future of wearable technology.
It's not uncommon for the average dweller to have thousands of dollars worth of technology in his or her home, so we spend the first part of today's episode talking about what you can do to ensure the safety of your gaming consoles, HDTVs, computers, and more. On a related note, there's lots of video game news to get to including the indefinite closure of Sony's Playstation Network, the new Mortal Kombat, and speculating about the next Nintendo Wii.
It's Wilson's penultimate episode on The 404 Podcast, but his departure just wouldn't feel right unless we let him carry on today about the Apple OS 10.8 Mountain Lion announcement. We'll also reveal Apple's dirty little PR secret while we're on the topic, and of course play a few voicemails from listeners lamenting Wilson's desertion.
Brian Tong drops by the studio for today's episode, we'll talk to him about Apple trying to patent long-distance wireless charging, a few companies that hate our guts, the shuttering of Rupert Murdoch's Daily digital newspaper, and more.
On today's 404 episode, we'll take a look at the early morning meteor that streaked across Russia and one-upped our own asteroid 2012 DA14, code-named "Sharon Stone." We'll also talk about Iceland banning porn from the Internet, One Direction's new singing toothbrush, and a Chubby Checker app that's exactly what it sounds like.