I Went To a Samsung Event and All I Got Was This Incredible Eli…

Today Samsung hosted an event at the American Museum of Finance. It announced pricing on some stuff they'd already announced and blah blah blah showed off smart TVs we saw two months ago at CES. But more importantly they had some special guests: Supermodel/professional breast-haver Kate Upton, brother of Peyton Manning … » 3/20/13 1:20pm 3/20/13 1:20pm

Apple's Fall Event Pegged For Mid-September, Focusing on iPods and iTVs?

Apple's yearly fall event is "definitely happening," according to AllThingsD, and mid-September is looking like an increasingly likely time for that event to happen. Reading the tea leaves, it seems like iPod Touches and AppleTVs will be the focus. » 8/11/10 4:52pm 8/11/10 4:52pm

Apple to Host Event in Late January, Possibly (Yeah, Yeah)…

The Financial Times is reporting that Apple rented out the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco, its preferred convention center, for a few days in late January. Does this mean all the tablet rumblings are correct? » 12/23/09 6:10pm 12/23/09 6:10pm

At Gizmodo Gallery 2009: Reader Meetup!

Whenever we throw epic events like Giz Gallery '09, we like to put together a reader meetup so that we can berate torture maim hang out with commenters in real life. Sometimes it's nice to converse in the physical realm. » 9/19/09 12:00pm 9/19/09 12:00pm

Mindblowing Fireworks Celebrate Olympic Games and 08/08/08

Today is August 8, 2008: 8/8/8. A special day in history because of many reasons, starting with today's opening of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, China. I've been watching the ceremony live all morning here in Sweden, and it has been truly amazing at moments, like when the whole city lighted up with the… » 8/08/08 11:59am 8/08/08 11:59am

Pop-Up Hotel Rooms

A French company called Abilmo has developed collapsible hotel-style dwellings that users can quickly construct in just about any location. The concept is similar to the Myhab cardboard units we have discussed in the past, except Abilmo packs numerous modern conveniences like electricity, a bathroom with shower,… » 6/26/08 7:40pm 6/26/08 7:40pm