Tech companies try to out-build, out-program each other with Legos Video
On the lookout for a new master model builder for its theme park, Legoland California sent judges to San Francisco as part of a seven-city search. Watch the contestants work under the clock and hear what they have to say about Legos in their life. Vincent Tremblay reports alongside Daniel Terdiman.\r\n
Mindstorms EV3 has future iOS/Android compatibility, an incredible assortment of sensors and motors, and open programming. But can a newbie climb aboard? Scott Stein takes a first look at the kit.
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.
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.
The next generation of Lego's programmable robotics kit teaches kids how to program, but also offers something for adult enthusiasts.
CNET's Elsa Wenzel speaks with GreenCitizen CEO James Kao at his company's San Francisco store to get the facts on high-tech recycling. Hear how GreenCitizen works, and learn about the consequences of hardware going into the garbage.
Sony announces a new price for the 80GB Core Pack PS3 for September. The PlayStation store will now deliver TV shows and movies--in standard or high definition--that you can watch on your PS3 or your PSP. 'Gran Turismo' gets its own TV channel, and we get sneak peeks at 'DC Universe Online,' 'God of War 3,' and the first game supporting 256 players simultaneously called 'MAG.'
Every year, Halloween sneaks up on some of us and we're left to scramble for a last-minute costume. This year, if you have a mobile device you can pull together a high-tech costume that's sure to be the talk of the neighborhood. CNET's Kara Tsuboi has details in this Tech Minute.
Can't wait to see what gaming will look like in the next generation? Get a sneak peek with this tech demo of Epic's third Unreal engine.
At CTIA 2007, Jessica Dolcourt sneaks a peek at Guitar Hero Mobile, Spiderman, and Wii-like games for your cell phone.