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Kids These Days: Tech and Toys

Kids these days. Am I right? With their Nintendo DS’s and their PSP’s and their Pokey Mons. When I was growing up, our idea of fun was to… more

Kinect, Playstation Move, and the Best/Worst Controllers in History

E3 2010 is happening this week, and is once again closed to the public. I thought of going and staring longingly through the windows, but then I remembered that I… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

Awesome Automatons, Part 1: The Saddest Robots Ever

The Terminator. Wall-E. These idiots. Movies have brought us countless memorable robot characters who, through superior programming, human friendship, or the magic of Disney, learn to love. But the bad… more

Good News, Everyone! The 3 Best Futurama Inventions

My fellow Meatbags— As you might already know, Futurama is returning to TV at the end of this month. I’m so excited about it, I thought I’d do… more

The iPhone 4: Could Steve Jobs Just Once Say “Shakalaka” After “Boom”?

Our Apple-savvy fearless leader Chris Hardwick has already covered pretty much everything you need to know about the new iPhone in yesterday’s bonus podcast, but I thought I’d run through… more

3 Awesome Geek Toys That Won’t Get You Laid

It’s not easy picking up chicks when you’re a geek. Sure, “wanna hold my lightsaber?” might sound like a clever pick-up line at a bar, but when she… more

Futuristic Wearable Computers:
Suck It, Dick Tracy

Movies have given us a lot of promises about the future. Sleeper promised sex booths, Back To The Future II promised hoverboards, and Logan’s Run promised a future rid… more

YouTube: The Pinnacle of Human Accomplishment

We’re proud of you, YouTube. Just five short years ago you showed up on the scene, ready to provide a platform for average people to express themselves. We watched, awestruck,… more

Google TV, Integration, and Delicious Digital Snacks

Integration is the future of technology. Just take a look at our cell phones. Remember when they just made calls? Now we can use them to listen to music, search… more

EVO v. iPhone in a 4G Battlecage!

The EVO 4G. The new superphone. This Android-runnin’, 4.3”-screen-packin’, dual-camera-totin’, mobile-hotspot-routin’ monster is proof that while the iPhone might still hold the upper hand (first quarter sales numbers… more

iPhone App Bitches to AT&T FOR You!!!

I must give credit to AT&T for at the very least giving the IMPRESSION that they care about their customers by letting them report geotagged coverage issues with… more

Android Gets Boobs

Well, a massive rock has just been hurled at iPhone’s Isengard. A Seattle-based company called MiKandi is launching a porn delivery app for Android. Since orgasms are the carrot that… more

New Social Media: FlockdUp

Merlin Mann is one of the funniest friggin people in the galaxy…. more

Microsoft Tells Apple To Suck It (In Tablet Form)

Those super rad nerds over at Gizmodo have leaked this video for the previously super-top-secret “Courier,” a futurey techno-booklet that is so kick-ass looking that it will generate penises on… more

iPhone/Xacti Teleprompter Kit

IBC 2009 Part II from Jan van der Meer on Vimeo. Not only is the concept of this rad, but Jan has a wonderful muppet quality about him. Accessories available… more

Apple Netbook, For Reals?

Schwa??? Some anonymous analyst somewheres, or “anonylyst,” swears on his anonymous mother’s life that he has held a 10-inch Apple Netbooky thing in his hands. Hands, by the way, that… more

Hard ‘n Phirm – Death of the King

Here’s a silly video we made last year for our “Country PBS” series. It examines the death of Elvis Presley from a slightly more medical perspective. Let it be noted… more

Wearable Intuitive Interactive Computing

Attention, futurists! This is a glimpse of your precious future! (Though, one wonders if futurists, by design, can ever truly be satisfied) One of the main drawbacks of contemporary computers… more

Google Android Photos!

I have it! I have it! It’s in my grubby little hands! Prior to Thursday’s review on Attack of the Show, I get to play with the G1 (running Google’s… more

New MacBooks [Double Question Mark]

I had thought it was odd that the rumor carnival that preceded Apple’s “Let’s Rock” event last week failed to include any chatter about a refreshed MacBook. They’re about due,… more

Chrome Chat With Ryan Block

If you’ve ever heard of Engadget (I’m being sarcastic — there should be an attribute for that: reverse italics?), then you have Ryan Block to thank. It was really cool… more

What Will Apple Announce Next Week?

Yeah, I don’t know either. But I can speculate like nobody’s business! And doing that with me is’s David Ewalt, here on The Loop:… more


I actually had received many emails (well, two) about when I was going to review the LG Dare on G4 and I am proud to say to those two young… more