Ep. 172: Welcome to the future, the future freaks me out Video
First came spray cheese, then whipped cream. Now, pancake batter? Batter Blaster already has a legitimate following on blogs and YouTube, but CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Jennifer Guevin weren't convinced. Bite for bite, they taste-test this spray-on, organic batter versus real, homemade batter from scratch.
The existence of the @Qwikster Twitter account proves that even the biggest dummy with Internet access can accidentally stumble into a squatting payout. Jeff dons his reading glasses today to give a dramatic reading of some of our favorite tweets from Mr. Jason Castillo.
Tom, Veronica, and Jason field questions from the chatroom. Sprinkled throughout are a few fan favorite requests and a telethon for Veronica.
Join Jason Jenkins, Bridget Carey and Luke Westaway as they discuss the best tech live on the CNET stage at CES 2012.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, CEO Larry Page discusses Glass and describes the wearable tech as "a new category" with no parallel to existing computing devices. "I think our main goal is to get happy users using Glass," he said.
We have Mark Milion as a guest on today's episode--he's a tech reporter for CNN.com, which means he'll spend half of the show fielding questions from Wilson about Anderson Cooper. We also chat about the future of micro-blogging and of course, we have to grill him about his "Hottie of the Week" achievement last year.
Find out what British tech has to offer the world at CES. Join host Jason Jenkins, Colin Crawford of Pure, Ian Drew from ARM and Ambarish Mitra of Blippar as they discuss where Britain's tech strengths and weaknesses lie.
With Donald, Darren, and Benito at the helm, there's nothing stopping us from devoting a third of the show to outer space. After all, NASA has 19 billion dollars to burn, humanity has a new planet to play with, and space travelers now get their own special beer. Plan your space vacation now, because life on earth is getting creepy. Android apps are watching you, Groupon is launching a human breeding program, and the era of Minority Report "pre-crime" detection is nearly here. -Donald
The otherwise staid and professional Jason Hiner joins us from TechRepublic to discuss important issues like the amazing Yonanna machine, which turns your banana into froyo just like that! Ok, ok, in tech news, a 19-year-old is arrested in the UK, but LulzSec says he's just the IRC moderator. Sounds important to us. Plus, your Facebook and Twitter posts will haunt you for seven years, just like your bad credit card purchases.