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Fans of Dale Earnhardt Jr. will enjoy hearing the NASCAR star direct their trips, but after the novelty wears off the Rightway Spotter, Dale Jr. Edition just doesn't stack up to the competition.
CNET U.K. had a chance to test out the LG Watch Phone GD910, and it truly is a wondrous gadget to behold. The big question is, once the novelty wears off, how practical is it? Watch the video walk-through to see how the video call, MP3, calendar, and memo functions work. Also, find out just what the strange key you get in the box is for.
Sennheiser's HD 700 isn't just one of the best-sounding headphone models we've tested, it's also remarkably comfortable to wear for hours at a time.
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz shares his views on the future of business blogging. The chief executive is credited for pioneering the corporate blog as a tool to reach customers, employees, and others, but he predicts the novelty of his methods will soon wear off.
On today's Buzz Out Loud, why "your stupid face" works to get you to install malicious software, why eBay just flat out isn't for small sellers anymore, and why you shouldn't trust your IT guy...or at least not one in three of them. Also, EA releases Creature Creator, people create porny creatures, and EA attempts to crack down. Something about this picture just doesn't add up. Like, how novelty-sized bosoms can even exist on the side of a cow.
The AfterShokz Sports M2 will appeal to people who want a comfortable headphone that you don't have to wear in your ears. Just don't expect them to provide a great listening experience -- for music, anyway.
The Averatec 2371 is an excellent value ultraportable computer for those who can look past its acceptable but subpar performance.
With its extended battery, the well-designed Gateway M250E will keep road warriors and students computing for hours upon hours--just don't expect blazing performance.
Though their geotagging capabilities are mostly novelty and their interfaces could use a complete overhaul, the top-notch video quality, performance, and consumer-friendly feature sets of the Sony Handycam HDR-XR500V and HDR-XR520V make them worthy camcorder options. Both are overpriced, but since 14 hours of recording time is plenty--especially if supplemented with flash media--the HDR-XR500V is the better deal of the two.
One seriously big purse, one seriously small laptop, and a seriously mobility-challenged 18-foot-tall robotic fighting machine. Now that's some serious Buzz.