If this news isn't as obvious as John Obvious: Professor of Obvious studies at Cambridge University: we love Arduino 'round these parts. Phil and Limor of Adafruit Industries took a tour of the Italian foundry's Turin factory and took a gallery of pics (and video!) on the way. It's a great insi...
January 13th 2012 at 8:44am
really is the year high definition is taking over, and today's sports lineup proves it. Say what you will about NBC's HD
Olympics coverage, the Daytona 500 is just kicking off and it may not even be the biggest event today. With
speedskating and bobsled finals tonight, plus the always exc...
February 19th 2006 at 4:03pm
We were stoked
earlier this month to find that NBC will have over 416 hours of
Olympic coverage from Torino, but we must have ticked off the Canadians. CBC is touting over 1,000 hours of Olympic
coverage for Canadian viewers, but only 39 of those hours will be in high-def. That works out to be appro...
January 26th 2006 at 2:36pm
Hope you have 17.3 days of
free time next month because that's how long 416 hours is. NBC announced that much high-def
coverage of the 2006 Winter Olympic Games from Torino, so we're already looking for a few spare terabytes of storage on
our WMCE PC. If you just have to plan
your calendar events in...
January 11th 2006 at 10:51am
Dolby is kind enough to let us know that if any figure skaters should happen to be clubbed in the kneecap, we will be
able to hear their plaintive wails in full 5.1 surround sound. I certainly hope the Winter Olympics broadcast is better
than the Summer Olympics. While it was very high quality, it w...
January 10th 2006 at 5:18pm