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CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman's latest stop on his "Road Trip 2006" was at the University of Washington's Human Interface Technology Laboratory (HITLab), where he got to see something truly magical: a Magic Book. Used with a virtual-reality headset, this picture book comes to life as it enables the reader to enter the physical environments of the story's characters.
CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman found millionaire Steve Wozniak scooting around the polo field at the Maker Faire in San Mateo, Calif., on April 22. Watch this video: Our camera catches the Apple co-founder bonking a pedestrian with the ball.\r\n
What's it like to play with Ugobe's new toy, the much-awaited Pleo? CNET News.com reporter Daniel Terdiman went in search of the answer.
CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman found some up-to-date happenings at the historic dam in Washington. Here's a very old-fashioned look at it.
The Rave 'Raffe, a Burning Man concoction whose popularity has brought it to various tech events, made quite a splash at the Maker Faire in San Mateo, Calif., on April 23. CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman interviews the robot's builder and friend, Lindsay Lawlor, on the floor.
With U.S. military personnel increasingly spread throughout the world, the Navy has commissioned a prototype of a forward-thinking nerve center that would allow decision makers to get the information they need, regardless of where they are and whether they can be in the room or log in virtually. CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman was given a tour of the prototype for the Navy's Command Center of the Future by the project's lead research engineer.
Get a look inside Legoland's model builder shop, where all the impressive models for the Legoland park are created. CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman speaks with Tim Pestche, senior model designer, about the day-to-day grind of playing with plastic bricks.
Check out the competition from Legoland's Model Builder Search Finals in Carlsbad, Calif. Twenty-three finalists from around the country got two hours to build what they thought would be a great addition to the park. CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman was on hand to talk with the winner, Jason Poland.
Beyond all the glitz, gadgets and gizmos, who were the big winners and big losers at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo? Join Charlie Cooper, Jim Kerstetter, Ina Fried and Daniel Terdiman to learn the inside story during this week's CNET News.com Reporters' Roundtable.
Over the Labor Day weekend, the Bay Bridge will have a whole chunk of its eastern span destroyed and a new section put in as part of a major seismic retrofit project. CNET News.com's Daniel Terdiman talks through the details as an artist's rendition of the project is displayed.