Winter olympics

01.31.12
Battery maker Ener1 files for bankruptcy, tied to Think Global's bumper
01.31.12

Battery maker Ener1 files for bankruptcy, tied to Think Global's bumper

Nobody was that surprised when EV maker Think Global drove off into the Chapter 11 sunset, but now...

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06.07.11
NBC Universal wins Olympic broadcasts through 2020, promises all events live starting in 2014
06.07.11

NBC Universal wins Olympic broadcasts through 2020, promises all events live starting in 2014

We've got some bad news if you're not a fan of how NBC covers the Olympics because the IOC just a...

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03.30.11
Inside the giant batteries that will power Russia's Sochi Winter Olympic Games (video)
03.30.11

Inside the giant batteries that will power Russia's Sochi Winter Olympic Games (video)

Clean and constant power is something that we take for granted here in the Americas. Sure, we've s...

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03.18.10
Research firm shocks the internet, says most viewers loved NBC's Olympics coverage
03.18.10

Research firm shocks the internet, says most viewers loved NBC's Olympics coverage

We're not sure where the Americans Q & A Research polled live, but they must not have a decent n...

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03.04.10
Canon captures your coffee in a 70-200mm telephoto lens
03.04.10

Canon captures your coffee in a 70-200mm telephoto lens

OK, not really, but Canon was indeed giving out these novelty coffee mugs -- in the shape of an EF7...

By R. Lai,   03.04.10
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02.26.10
NBC turns off the tape delay, will air Men's Hockey final live in all time zones Sunday
02.26.10

NBC turns off the tape delay, will air Men's Hockey final live in all time zones Sunday

We doubt this represents a long term shift in NBC's Olympic broadcast strategy, but it has announced...

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02.20.10
How does NBC justify tape delaying the Olympics? Pretty easily
02.20.10

How does NBC justify tape delaying the Olympics? Pretty easily

You can't throw a rock on the internet without hitting someone frustrated by NBC's handling of the...

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02.12.10
Panasonic's Lumix DMC-ZR1 catches Olympic fever
02.12.10

Panasonic's Lumix DMC-ZR1 catches Olympic fever

Well, it's Olympic season once again, and that can only mean one thing: a new round of tie-in produ...

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02.09.10
Google's Street View snowmobile takes your voyeurism to the Olympic slopes
02.09.10

Google's Street View snowmobile takes your voyeurism to the Olympic slopes

There's something deliciously futuristic about the fact that Microsoft and Google are patrolling ou...

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