Category Archives: Short
[Vesselideation via Gamer Grrlz via Technabob and Gizmodo]
They’re making robotic sunflowers now [Crunchgear]
Gizmodo’s Mark Wilson, on how Microsoft is shamelessly reaming its customers. It charges $160 for a 120GB hard drive, doesn’t offer hard drives in modern capacities, and even takes measures to prevent you from using them. Inside that plastic shell … Continue reading
Reminder: A few weeks back we reviewed the Touch Pro 2, out this week on T-Mobile for $350 w/contract.
Enjoy this insane contraption over at BB Video: “Theo Gray, Popsci.com columnist and “Mad Science” author, shows us how to perform DIY electrochemical machining with homemade gadgets.”
Xeni over on the front door: A group of tinkerers and security researchers announced findings that prove it is possible to bypass the controls of “e-meter” parking meters — which means it’s possible to park for free where such meters … Continue reading
Jason Kinkaid at Techcrunch: The company that once made record labels bow to a flat 0.99 pricing structure for years longer than they would have liked is now screwing customers because AT&T asked them to.