Join the Engadget HD Podcast live on Ustream at 5:30 pm

It's Monday, and we know that getting the week started can be tough. We're here to help by letting you peek into the recording booth when the Engadget HD podcast goes to tape at 5:30 pm. Think of it as a kind of time machine that will help you power through your day by reviewing what happened in the week HD-wise. Embedded Ustream tools and a list of topics after the break.

Big cable loses 500,000 subscribers in Q3, we neglect to send flowers
ESPN World Cup viewing study indicates viewers enjoy 3D more, ESPN 3D is 'on course'
Final ESPN 3D NCAAF games announced with a Tostitos Fiesta Bowl surprise
Versus schedules first 3D broadcast: Oregon/Cal college football November 13th

The Amazing Race finally goes HD next season
Time Warner Cable rolling out Look Back service to the masses
Hands-On with the unannounced Verizon FiOS RedZone iPad App
Linksys Media Extenders suddenly stop working, did Cisco pull the plug?
HD 101: What is local dimming?

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