The FDA Isn't Inspecting Food During The Government Shutdown

E-coli outbreaks crop up every now and then. Some are more widespread then others, but if they're related to food and especially if that food may have crossed state lines, the FDA starts tracing to find the source. If foodborne bacteria cause an outbreak in the U.S. today, though, the FDA won't do anything. Because… » 10/06/13 9:30am 10/06/13 9:30am

China Won't Send US the Materials Required for Phones, Missiles, and…

The NY Times reports a Chinese embargo on rare earth minerals—crucial ingredients for countless, very important things—has been applied to the US. Oh, and China possesses 95% of the production capability for this stuff on the entire planet. » 10/20/10 5:49pm 10/20/10 5:49pm

iToos M6HD PMP Provides 1080i HD Output On the Cheap

Importers take note: This budget priced PMP doesn't look like much, but she has it where it counts. It being price (about $60-$90) and output (1080i via HDMI). » 12/27/09 2:00pm 12/27/09 2:00pm

Lik-Sang Forced To Close, Blames Sony's Lawsuits and Black Heart

Lawyers ruin all the fun. Lik-Sang, the world-renowed importer of all things video game, has closed up shop for good. Guess who's to blame? Our good friends at Sony, that's who. Feeling the pressure from the legal threats Sony has been shooting across its bow recently (like threatening to unleash Hell if Lik-Sang sold… » 10/24/06 1:34pm 10/24/06 1:34pm