Crowdfund this is back with another look at our favourite crowd-funding projects! Songgu Kwon's hilarious fantasy webcomic and a drive to support book reading among kids may lead the charge this week, but that's not all: there's card games, a Firefly reunion, and Gale Anne Hurd's next project too!
The execs from New Line formed their new production company, Unique Features, nearly one year ago. Now we've got the list of films Warner Bros. paid for first dibs on. Ideas include copying people's personalities, and an Elf Musical.
Digital cameras are generally closed platforms, built and programmed under the assumption that they would never be modified. To get more features, you pay more for different firmware, even though the guts are mostly the same. Canon didn't batten down their hatches quite enough. The result is CHDK, a full-featured OS…
Christmas is about to roll, and the weekend team would like to take this opportunity to say thanks to all our regular readers. We hope you have a smashing Christmas, and to make sure you do, we've gone to a lot of effort. We went to the party shop and hired elf costumes, we practiced dance moves in between our…
Previously known as the Elf, the HTC Touch is the next generation in the Taiwanese company's line of Windows Mobile phones. The Touch takes Windows Mobile 6—which is already pretty usable—and integrates what everyone's fawning over the iPhone and the Prada for: finger touching.
Here's an HTC phone we haven't seen before: the HTC 3450, or the Elf. It's tiny, white, and has Windows Mobile 6—like a baby rabbit with a T-Mobile Dash duct taped to it. It also doesn't have a keyboard, or a bunch of face buttons. It actually looks pretty great, in an iPod/minimalistic sort of way.