Like Most Men, Thomas Edison Enjoyed A Good Catfight

Thomas Edison and his friends were prone to recording short movies for amusement. This particular one reveals how the brilliant inventor is really just like nearly any other man: He just wanted to watch women box. » 8/25/10 8:00pm 8/25/10 8:00pm

New Droid X Ad Thumps iPhone 4 Bumpers

Motorola's officially not pulling any punches, with a full-page Droid X ad in the NY Times today making it clear that their phone don't need no stinking bumper. If their last ad was a jab, this one's a full-on haymaker. » 7/28/10 8:36am 7/28/10 8:36am

Droid X NY Times Ad Sneaks In iPhone 4 Jab

Release the hounds! First Nokia writes a post about how holdable its phones are, and now Motorola's touting that Droid X "allows you to hold the phone any way you like." In this full-page NY Times ad, no less. » 6/30/10 3:41pm 6/30/10 3:41pm

Apple Balks at $5-Per-Show Demand, Gives NBC the Boot From iTunes

We reported earlier that NBC had decided not to renew its contract with Apple to sell their shows online. We thought that they might do something similar to Universal and do a short-term contract to keep their content up. No dice. Apparently, NBC wanted Apple to start charging a whopping $4.99 per episode for their… » 8/31/07 1:37pm 8/31/07 1:37pm

Google Street View Invades Cat's Privacy

It's only been out for a day, yet Google's new Street View feature is already causing havoc, invading the privacy of Mary Kalin-Casey, whose cat Monty is shown in the above photo outside her home. Personally, I can barely make out a cat in that photo. What do you guys think? Is this an invasion of privacy—should… » 6/01/07 10:12am 6/01/07 10:12am