Ep. 89: Antennagate fallout, plus we test iPad cases and Hulu plus Video
This week on the CNET Tech Review: a look back at Apple's "antennagate;" our Top 5 desktop computers; a test-drive of the 2011 Ford Mustang GT500; and a How To for Firefox on your iPhone...sort of.
Hulu Plus comes to the Xbox Live, Best Buy gives away free phones, and Natali signs off as your host of Loaded.
On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu discuss Hulu Plus and the Hulu Plus App, parental earnings from the David at the Dentist YouTube video, and a guy playing XBox 360 at a local Starbucks!
Some Gamespot.com editors discovered that the Microsoft Xbox Kinect seems to have trouble recognizing darker skinned players. Plus, it pretty much requires you to have a big, giant house. So, you can see how we arrived at the obvious conclusion in our headline, there. Plus, why Hulu is, in fact, destroying the TV industry, and we're ok with that. And Facebook Beacon returns in the form of Deals. Clever, Facebook. Very clever. --Molly
With the release of new features like AirPlay mirroring and a dedicated Hulu Plus app, the Apple TV is now a must-have gadget for any Apple fan.
It's a Special Valentine's edition just weeks away from the iPad 3's launch with all the latest details. Is an Apple TV really being tested? Plus, we'll show you how to express your love with the iPad.
Let's review, shall we? Wikileaks, Antennagate, Stuxnet, and other top events that shaped tech world of tech in 2010. With CNET editor in chief Scott Ard and TWiT's Tom Merritt.
Few cars are as iconic as the Corvette. We take out Chevy's latest seventh-generation supercar out for a test-drive to see if it lives up to its predecessors.
On today's show, Brian Tong has an exclusive about the next crop of iMacs: they're on a boat! Also, Kent German calls in from CTIA to talk AT&T-T-Mobile fallout on the show floor, plus a sneak peek at Sprint's new phone announcements. We rant about Microsoft's new strategy of demanding licenses for things like status bars on mobile phones, and Apple takes on Amazon in a war for the App Store (the name). Plus, new research leads the way to Cylons that can feel pain. --Molly
More iPad 5 cases flood the market, the next iDevice could have virtual buttons, and we talk the ultimate iPhone 5. Plus our Injustice: Gods Among Us giveaway!