The Most Important Events of 2012 in 14 GIFs

"GIF" is officially the word of the year, so it's only appropriate to use it as a lens through which to view the most important events of 2012. From the Costa Concordia to the Presidential election to Hurricane Sandy, this is your year in GIFs. » 12/17/12 4:46pm 12/17/12 4:46pm

Acer Aspire Z5610 Emphasizes Style Over Speed

The Z5610 seems like a better-looking, but less powerful version of the Gateway ZX6800. Both all-in-one PCs have 23-inch (1080p) multi-touch displays, and Windows 7. But the Z5610's 2.6GHz Pentium E5300 processor won't match the Gateway's Core 2 Quad chip. » 10/15/09 7:41am 10/15/09 7:41am

BlackBerry is the Smartphone of Choice for Gangs and Criminals

Society's bad eggs are increasingly turning to the use of BlackBerry devices to skirt detection from law enforcement. Authorities report they have trouble intercepting illicit emails and conversations because of the relatively secure BlackBerry Enterprise Server. » 3/25/09 8:40pm 3/25/09 8:40pm

Loreo 3D Lens in a Cap, for That 'You Are There' Experience

Someday, 3D images could actually catch on, and if that ever happens you'll be ready with this Loreo 3D Lens in a Cap that lets you snag stereoscopic images with your digital SLR. Inside this Viewmaster-like contraption are a couple of focusing lenses that gather images from two slightly different angles. Therein lies… » 12/21/07 3:00pm 12/21/07 3:00pm