Sri Lanka Video
XtremeHomes builds dwellings that are consciously green--by both using sustainable materials and consolidating the labor under one roof to conserve resources. CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos reports from the company's factory in Oroville, Calif.
XtremeHomes builds dwellings that are green-conscious--both by using sustainable materials and by consolidating the labor under one roof to conserve resources. CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos reports from the company's factory in Oroville, Calif.
The Week in a Minute is a quick trip through the past week's best video content.
1.) "Weird Science" trailer (1985)
2.) Josef Stylin featuring Maveric and Fantastik: "The Grind"
3.) "Beatle Mick"
4.) Jerry Hawkins: "I'd Be in Heaven in a Truck"
5.) New version of the Firefox browser
6.) Sri Lanka
7.) Boom Boom Satellites: "Dive For You" (anime video)
8.) "Art School Confidential" trailer
9.) 1984 Apple commercial
10.) Exclusive interview with director Wim Wenders: Part 5
Click here for the Week in a Minute archive.
Magellan's Switch series of GPS watches can help you track your lap time, pace, distance traveled, and even your heart rate while you run, bike, swim, or hike.
Today's cornucopia of technology is perfect for when you travel to visit your family for the Thanksgiving holiday. Some tech makes getting there safer and capturing the moment easier. Other tech was meant for your escape from the in-laws.
Manny the woolly mammoth, Sid the sloth, and Diego the saber-toothed tiger return in another incredible adventure. The Ice Age is coming to an end, and the animals are delighting in the melting paradise of water parks, geyers and tar pits. But when Manny, Sid, and Diego discover that the miles of melted ice will flood their valley, they must warn everyone and somehow figure out a way to escape the coming deluge. With the voice talents of Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Seann William Scott, Will Arnett, Josh Peck, Jay Leno, and Queen Latifah.
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Zoner Photo Studio FREE is your one-stop solution for downloading and backing up photos, correcting and removing defects, adding creative effects, organizing and tagging your collection, and sharing your unique artistic sense. This beginner-friendly toolkit will have you getting results quickly with aids like the first run wizard, the new Quick Edits bar, and quick-publishing tools for all the ways you want to share. Downloading into neatly organized folders is now just a matter of hooking up your camera. And naturally getting pictures onto Facebook, Picasa, the Zonerama sharing service, and more is a snap. But it's also a professional-grade tool that supports every standard and technology in the industry. Make managing and publishing photo information easy with seamless, silent support for EXIF, IPTC, and XMP. The streamlined interface in eye-saving charcoal gray is as powerful as it is attractive. Bring in pictures from anywhere you can imagine, then apply as many edits as you want to as many photos as you want, all at once. When editing single photos, take advantage of a variety of simple but powerful tools.
It looks like it escaped from a mutant NES, but the 8-Bitty works with a variety of old-school games on the iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and even Android a little bit. This isn't the true game controller of our dreams, but it has its charms.
If you're a nature enthusiast, curious to learn about new species of trees or birds, leave your field guides at home. Instead, bring your smartphone on your next outing, loaded with two handy apps to help you identify the wildlife you encounter. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.