YouTube Now Playing Widescreen Videos

People who logged into Youtube today have probably noticed that everybody's favorite internet video site has undergone a slight change—everything has gone widescreen! That's right, now you can watch a dog humping a baby in 16:9, rather than the original boring ol' 4:3. Though, if you'd rather stick to boring ol' 4:3,… » 11/25/08 2:10am 11/25/08 2:10am

Vuzix AV310: The First Ever Widescreen Video Goggles

Back in June, our own Brian Lam did a Battlemodo between two high-res video goggles » 9/16/08 3:20pm 9/16/08 3:20pm. During that review he noted "I do wish they came in 16:9 versions, but the 4:3 ratio is probably more practical." Well, is going to put that to the test with their new AV310 goggles. They claim that it is the first video eyewear to…

LG Getting New KC910 As Flagship Phone With Killer Camera Features

There's apparently a new touchscreen handset from LG on the way, and early word is that it's slated to be the Korean phone maker's new flagship phone. So far known as the KC910, it appears to be more camera than phone, shooting at 8-megapixels with a real Xenon flash, face detection, image stabilization and a 480p… » 7/01/08 8:51pm 7/01/08 8:51pm

AUO's 24-inch, 16:9 LCD Display is World's First Truly "Widescreen"…

College students and people who enjoy watching movies on their computers will enjoy this AU Optronics 24-inch monitor, which is the world's first 16:9 aspect ratio display for your desk. Why would you want something that's 16:9 as opposed to the slightly narrower ratio that traditional "widescreen" desktop monitors… » 3/11/08 5:00pm 3/11/08 5:00pm

Samsung Develops New 16:9 LCDs for Notebook, One with White LED…

Next week Samsung will unveil a trio of new LCD panels for notebooks. Two of them, at 18.4 inches and 16 inches have a 16:9 aspect ratio, while the third measures 15.4 inches and White-LED backlighting for picture clarity and power consumption. The 16:9ers go into production in the first half of 2008, expect the White… » 10/17/07 3:32am 10/17/07 3:32am