The Intensity Extreme is a pricey bit of hardware, but records in uncompressed HD quality using HDMI through Thunderbolt. I unbox and give a quick preview of what the quality of the video looks like when recording in a...Read More
The Tip for this Monday is how to capture the screen of your Mac. A lot of people want to do a simple screen recording or just take a screen shot and don’t want to buy a separate app to do just that. I show how to record...Read More
iCarbons was nice enough to send along their skin for the Xbox 360. The skins looks very nice and does a decent job of transforming the XBox into something unique compared to every one else. Check out the video for the review...Read More
Netflix is one of those companies that appears to "get it". Not only had they popularized DVD or other media by mail, but they have 10’s of thousands of streaming video content. They then moved to Xbox which completely made me rethink my cable/satellite service. The thought of being bale to stream that same content directly to my iPhone brings joy in the amount only measured by a permanently fixed ear to ear smile.Read More
Nintendo announced early this morning, or late at night depending on your time zone, the new DS. The DS i has a bigger screen at 3.25 inches, internal memory for downloads and a built in camera. The other announcement includes Punch Out for Wii as well as a few others. Nintendo also announced a memory solution for the Wii in the form of 1GB sandisk SD cards. The DSi is available in Japan on November 1st for approximately $180.
A Few days ago Microsoft announced it would be cutting the price of the Xbox 360 in Japan, now the discount comes to America. Microsoft is trying to hit the sweet spot of under $200. According to Microsoft, previous consoles, a la PS2 have shown that the $199 price accounts for 75 percent of console sales.
Microsoft has had its ups and down with the Xbox in Japan. For the first time the Xbox has been selling better than the PS3. The trend started in August and Microsoft wants to keep the sales in Japan going strong. Traditionally it has been very difficult for an American game console to take hold in Japan and the Xbox 360 has so far continues to prove this correct.
If you head on over to circuitcity.com now, you can get a relatively inexpensive (console, extra controller and one game) Wii bundle while supplies last… one that will allow you to take your listing to "trade your first-born for a Nintendo Wii" off of craigslist. [Bundle Here]Read More