It's Hard to Believe that this Insane Real Time 3D Demo Is Not a Real…

I've seen amazing demos of DirectX 11, but this is mind blowing. I have a hard time believing that this video is all rendered in real time with DirectX 11 hardware, but that's exactly what it is. » 7/20/12 3:20pm 7/20/12 3:20pm

Intel Caught Faking Ultrabook Gaming Demo

This video shows proof that Intel faked their CES 2012 ultrabook gaming demo: Mooley Eden said someone was driving a F1 car game backstage while in fact they were just playing a video clip. » 1/10/12 10:35am 1/10/12 10:35am

Try Out Windows Phone on Your iPhone or Android Right Now

Have you been curious about Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango)? Maybe you want to try it out without standing around in some store? Microsoft just made it easy to do exactly that on your iOS or Android phone. No installations required. » 11/29/11 11:20am 11/29/11 11:20am

Google Wants To Rid The World Of Boring Tech Demos

Google is trying to rid the world of dull tech demo videos by encouraging a bit of healthy competition. The company is asking users to submit video demonstrations of Google products and letting the world vote on the best ones » 10/20/10 11:01pm 10/20/10 11:01pm

The Deadliest Army Weapon In Action

The XM25 is the deadliest hand weapon in the army arsenal. Why? Because it can fire 25mm rounds that explode at any distance set by the soldier, killing people protected behind walls or trenches. Here it is in action. » 5/07/10 7:40pm 5/07/10 7:40pm

This Is Why I Want Photoshop 1.0 on My iPhone Right Now

Photoshop 1.0 is old—20 years old to be exact—but it looks brand-spanking-new and fan-freakin'-tastic on an iPhone. Forget the newest version of the image editing software, because after seeing this teasing demo, you'd be happy with 1.0. » 2/19/10 4:40pm 2/19/10 4:40pm

Nook Locator Shows You Where to Get Some Hands On Experience

The Nook launch hasn't been pretty, and after a series of delays, demo models have been rationed among Barnes and Noble storefronts. Fortunately, you can now use this locator to find a little Nook near you. Perv. [B&N via Slashgear] » 12/08/09 10:06am 12/08/09 10:06am

Emo Labs Invisible Speakers: HDTV Screens Could Become The Speaker

TVs might be getting beautifully thinner, but we're often still forced to use external speaker setups to get decent sound quality. Emo Labs' solution: embed a thin and clear "invisible" membrane speaker into the screen itself. Watch it in action: » 9/24/09 2:00pm 9/24/09 2:00pm

Palm Pre Tetris Mania Demo is Pointless at 30 Seconds of Total Length

Electronic Arts knows that we can't wait to get our Tetris fix on the Palm Pre, so instead of making us wait until the October release of Tetris Mania, they've released a thirty second demo. A thirty-freakin'-second demo. » 9/03/09 10:00pm 9/03/09 10:00pm

A Demo of the iPod Shuffle's New Remote and Stereotypical, Robotic…

This is the new iPod Shuffle, as presented by Apple employee Hannah. She likes gray clothing and she's not married. She'll walk you through the new VoiceOver and remote features while we nap. » 3/11/09 11:40am 3/11/09 11:40am

The Best HDTV Demo Footage We've Seen At CES

Bless you National Electronics Inc, CE wholesalers out of NYC—I will buy your Bravias, so long as a palette of Live at the Acropolis DVDs is part of the deal. » 1/09/09 1:45pm 1/09/09 1:45pm

At Gizmodo Gallery: A Live "Will It Blend?" Demo

The Gizmodo Gallery, which starts this week in NYC, is going to have voodoo. See, Blendtec, the guys responsible for those catchy videos of gadgets being destroyed aren't just giving us one to give away as a door prize, but they're setting us up with a demo model we can use to pulp our own gadgets with. » 12/01/08 9:49pm 12/01/08 9:49pm

Rocket Grenade Smashed to Bits In Flight By Quick Kill Defense System

We've written about the sci-fi sounding Army's Future Combat System » 11/21/08 6:37am 11/21/08 6:37am before, but the Army's just demonstrated a successful test of one of its components: the Quick Kill vehicle defense system. Check it out: the Raytheon system uses an electronically-scanned radar array to detect an incoming anti-tank rocket-propelled…

Video: How to Use Amazon Kindle

As you follow along our live blog of the Kindle launch event, check out this video demo of Amazon's electronic reading device that's officially rolling out this morning. Here's the full-fledged look at the new reader, straight from the Amazonians. We're digging its mini-size, looking smaller than the advance pics we… » 11/19/07 9:37am 11/19/07 9:37am

Android UI Video Demo Shows off Multitouch, Google Maps, Quake

Google's Sergei Brin and Steve Horowitz show off multiple prototypes of the Android platform, one of which has a Palm smartphone form factor and one that has a higher-end, HTC Windows Mobile form factor. The former shows off text messaging and Google maps (which looks pretty great, btw), and the latter shows off 3G… » 11/12/07 1:47pm 11/12/07 1:47pm

Windows Home Server Interactive Demo

Still don't know what Windows Home Server is all about? We could re-explain that it's a server that helps you back up, access, and stream your data/media from inside or outside your house, but it's probably easier to check out this video demo Microsoft put out. It's not a straightforward software suite like Windows… » 10/25/07 4:10pm 10/25/07 4:10pm

Vista Tablet Finger Touch Demo

TabletPC users should be looking forward to Windows Vista » 2/01/07 8:00pm 2/01/07 8:00pm thanks to its "multi-touch" finger recognition. Not the multi-touch found in the , this multi-touch lets you use both a pen and your finger to move around the cursor.

Nokia NFC: Imagine the Possibilities of Near-Field Communication


This video shot at CES last week is a bit shaky, but it shows you the potential of NFC—no, this doesn't involve the Bears or the Saints—this NFC is Near-Field Communication, a very short range two-way wireless connectivity protocol that can transmit small amounts of data from your cellphone to other wireless… » 1/19/07 9:15am 1/19/07 9:15am