A Complete Guide to Playing Video Files On Your PS3, Xbox 360 or Wii

If you're here reading Gizmodo, there's a good chance you have a hard drive full of video somewhere. And you also probably have a PS3, Xbox 360 or Wii. If those two things aren't working together for you in beautiful symbiosis, allowing you to watch all of your downloaded or ripped video on your TV instead of… » 11/21/08 4:30pm 11/21/08 4:30pm

Rambus Targets 1TB/sec Bandwith For Computer Memory

Memory maker Rambus has unveiled its Terabyte Bandwidth Initiative with the goal to develop a new memory architecture capable of achieving 1TB/sec bandwidth. The plan is to push the data rate to a whopping 32X—which can provide a 16Gbps signaling rate with a 500MHz clock. Compare that with to the 2bits/1Gbps provided… » 11/28/07 4:40pm 11/28/07 4:40pm

ScrewAttack Blows Up One Gaming Console for Each Dallas Mavs Choker


The guys at ScrewAttack, known for their revengeful destruction of numerous gaming consoles such as the Xbox, are really pissed off this year because the Dallas Mavericks are out of the NBA playoffs in the first round. So they've decided to create a "Let's have Handsome Tom blow shit up to make ourselves feel better… » 5/22/07 1:23pm 5/22/07 1:23pm

Nintendo Wii Cost? Calculate it Here

The $250-ish price of the Nintendo Wii gaming console sounds good, but that number reminds us of the $2 pizza syndrome. Oh, you want cheese on that? Pepperoni, sausage, tomato sauce? That'll be $29.95. Get the skinny on the Wii's real cost with the Nintendo Wii Calculator, a Web site configurator that helps you figure… » 9/22/06 11:54am 9/22/06 11:54am

Wii Most Popular Gaming Console of All Time?

When the Nintendo Wii goes on sale in the US on November 19, it's certain to be popular. But some are even more enthusiastic about its chances for success, including Hirokazu Hamamura, president of Tokyo-based video-game researcher Enterbrain Inc. and Editor-in-Chief of Famitsu, a highly-regarded and influential… » 9/19/06 9:31am 9/19/06 9:31am