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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

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2006 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

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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

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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

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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

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