Archive | December, 2011

Speccy: How to Find Out What’s Inside Your Windows PC

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Gina Smith's freeware pick of the day? It's Speccy for Windows. You'll never again wonder exactly what's inside your PC -- right down to the temperatures your components are running at. Check it out.
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Verizon FiOS: Or Is It Just Time to Cut the Coax?

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Here's what Verizon says is the future of TV. Watch the video and see if you're as skeptical as our Larry Press is. He isn't betting on Verizon's vision just yet, but he's cut the coax to his home -- virtually, anyway. Unbundled IP video, says Larry, is where it's at right now.
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YouTube Slam: Bizarre, Funny, Comical or Just Plain Promotion?

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This video from the award-winning Elektrolytes Dance Crew is up for voting in the new Google YouTube Slam contest -- Dance category.
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Tech News Today: Top Tech Stories of 2011

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Tom and the gang today round up the top stories of 2011.
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Apple iOS, Google Android Apps: Record Breaking Holiday Downloads

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Mobile analytics firm Flurry reports app downloads for Apple iOS and Google Android devices are going wild, shattering all records.
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New New New New – TheSocialGeeks Episode 42

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Join Robert Murray, Michael Cummings and host Chris Miller as they dig into Facebook Timeline, SOPA, new Twitter and more.
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Intel Ivy Bridge CPU: X3 with John C. Dvorak

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Our John C. Dvorak and his X3 crew talk Ivy Bridge.
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Jerry Pournelle’s Computing at Chaos Manor: The Real Truth About MS Word

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Jerry Pournelle has a speedy powerhouse of a computer these days, but he and Larry Niven were writing sci-fi novels on 1MHz Z-80s long before Microsoft had Word. The New York Times, in its article today on the history of word-processing, has it all wrong. And Pournelle knows. He was there.
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Apple Gifts: Quirky’s Digits Conductive Gloves and Power Curl, Affordable and Cool

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This video shows how the crowd-sourced inventor-to-market company, Quirky, came up with one of the coolest gifts this year: semi-conductor pins that let you customize your regular winter gloves for use with touch screens. Not bad for under $15. Other David W. Martin's recommendations here ....
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Tech News Today: Were TNT’s Predictions Right?

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Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyas Akhtar and Jason Howell of twit.tv do their daily show. Here's how their predictions from last year stacked up.
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Happy Holidays from aNewDomain …

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We wish you joy, peace, health and abundance - and a happy 2012. Pictured wreath of proteins and organelles: Nikon Small World Photo Contest
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Apple iPad 3, Mac Book Pro with E5: What Peter Baer Galvin Wants Under His Tree

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Tech News Today: Dec. 23, 2011

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Running time: 1:00:50 People:Tom Merritt, Sarah Lane, Iyaz Akhtar, Jason Howell It's Tech News Today from TWiT, Dec. 23, 2011
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Jerry Pournelle: Chaos Manor Holiday Style

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At aNewDomain, Dr. Jerry Pournelle is in the house -- Chaos Manor, that is. Here's his take on e-readers for the holidays and his annual holiday greeting to all you readers. Welcome back, Jerry!
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Wild Science Videos and Photos: Best of 2011

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This 3D simulation of a surface of a microchip won one of the many science photo contests of 2011. Check out this story for some of the most breathtaking images we found online. Beautiful. Happy holidays!
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Facebook Timeline: How to Customize and Activate It

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aNewDomain's photojournalist Julie Blaustein shows you how to set up your Facebook timeline.
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Plantronics New Calisto P420 Speaker Phone: Chris Miller Reviews

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Here's my review of Plantronics' new Calisto P420 speakerphone. It's a plug-and-play USB, no-fuss peripheral -- check out the review here at aNewDomain.net
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Apple iPad Hi-Res Retina Display: John C. Dvorak X3 on New Tablets, TVs

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On this week's episode of X3, hosts John C. Dvorak, Andrew Eisner and Joe Engo talk about upcoming hi-res Apple iPad and Samsung Galaxy screens, plus a TV with 4K resolution. There's even a rumor that the new Macbook Pros will have hi-res retina displays.
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Jurassic Tech: The Ghost of Christmas Past

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Back in 1988, Todd Ogasawara had a very different list for Santa. And the gifts he wanted? You'll have to see them to believe it.
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NFL Superbowl XLVI: Will Live Stream for First Time, Along with Pro Bowl and Playoffs

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The NFL says it will live stream the Superbowl on Feb 5 in partnership with Verizon. It will also live stream the Pro Bowl in Hawaii next month and two wild-card playoffs. Details here.
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