Guy sings on his driveway to introduce himself in new neighborhood

When Patrick Bailey moved into his new house he waited until his wife left town before he serenaded his new neighbors with an Ugly Kid Joe cover blasted over a speaker system. What is equally incredible is that the rest of his family stood by him during this car crash of an introduction. » 5/22/14 9:43pm 5/22/14 9:43pm

Play This Typing Karoake Game to Get Better at Typing

We're not all blessed with the vocal chords or performance abilities to be a karoake superstar but we've all spent a heckuva lotta time with our fingers on a keyboard. So prove your typing skills by playing Typing Karoake, it's an 8-bit typing game that lets you type out song lyrics as if you were singing karoake.… » 10/31/12 12:08am 10/31/12 12:08am

Watch a Microsoft Exec Hilariously Rap with a Rapper About F*cking Two…

Microsoft exec Michael Angiulo had a pretty good day today: Microsoft Surface, an awesome product he helped make and introduce, opened up for pre-orders and this beyond awesome rap he did with rapper Too Short for his 40th birthday came out to the public. This guy is my new favorite technology executive. » 10/16/12 11:00pm 10/16/12 11:00pm

Bring Off-Key Screeching To Your Living Room With This Smartphone…

Of course your smartphone (or tablet) can handle Karaoke, but you don't want to have to hold a screen while you're rocking out and driving the neighbors insane; you want a microphone, to add to the ridiculous fantasy that you're worth listening to. Enter the AppToyz AppSing, complete with scorpion-like phone holder. » 9/16/12 5:00pm 9/16/12 5:00pm

With Soulo Your iPad 2 Can Fulfill Its Karaoke Destiny

With the addition of Soulo's wireless microphone, the iPad 2 finally becomes a truly portable Karaoke solution, freeing the untalented singers of the world from bars and sleazy restaurants. It might even help with their performances too. » 11/05/11 6:00pm 11/05/11 6:00pm

Red Karaoke Shares Your Voice with the World, Whether It Wants to or Not

You know the one thing missing from your morning commute? Karaoke. Obviously. With the Red Karaoke App, you'll be able to share your awesome renditions of Mariah Carey classics with everybody on the bus. » 11/01/11 12:00pm 11/01/11 12:00pm

Shazam Has a New Karaoke-like Feature

Shazam Encore and Shazam Red both have a new feature called LyricPlay. It's pretty much like karaoke, the app will display and animate (scroll, jump or slide) the lyrics of the song you're listening to for you to sing along. [iTunes] » 6/15/11 12:25pm 6/15/11 12:25pm

An iPhone App For Spontaneous Singing

Ask iPhone owners about their favorite music app and most will say Shazam or Pandora. Both are great, but there are so many clones they've lose some of their zing. That's why we were excited to discover Vocal Zap. » 5/25/11 8:53pm 5/25/11 8:53pm

"My We" Is Scary Art to Address a Scary Situation

In the Philippines, where you can die for singing Frank Sinatra's "My Way" off key, artist Louie Cordero decided to satirize the ongoing violence with an over-the-top installation that shows just how crazy the phenomenon has gotten. It'll make you think twice whenever you find yourself humming the Sinatra songbook. » 3/22/11 4:40pm 3/22/11 4:40pm

Next-Level Karaoke Bar Has Kinect, Microsoft Surfaces and a 103-Inch TV

I love karaoke, but it amuses me how many joints don't even have a digital songlist, instead favoring a cheapskate telephone book of songs. Hong Kong's completely pimped the karaoke bar, with Panasonic's 103-inch TV, Kinect and Microsoft Surface. » 12/21/10 4:40am 12/21/10 4:40am

Dr. NakaMats: The Man Who Claims to Have Invented Nearly Everything You…

It's tough to think about inventors without remembering dear Dr. NakaMats. He claims to have invented over 3,000 items—frequently while almost drowning himself—and basically thinks Thomas Edison's an uneducated wimp who quit at 1,093 inventions. » 8/27/10 10:20pm 8/27/10 10:20pm

Tuneless, Drunken Karaoke Hell Now Available on iPad

If you have no further need for your basic, human dignity, get the latest humiliation device for iPad—in the form of USing Karaoke. It supports MIDI files, so you'll never run out of tunes to recreate that stuck-in-an-elevator-feeling. » 6/21/10 8:40pm 6/21/10 8:40pm

Glee on iPhone More Than Good—It's Fabulous

When Glee first hit the air I loathed it. Sure, it was sharkfully wicked, but for a show about the joy of simply singing, I found the autotune insulting. I survived. Smule's Glee app makes autotune a blast. » 4/15/10 1:45pm 4/15/10 1:45pm

Wii Microphone Muffles Singing For Embarrassed Karaoke Players

Love karaoke, but hate the sound of your singing? Do friends point and laugh when you attempt a warble? Why not buy the Noiseless USB Karaoke Mic for the Wii? They'll even throw in a set of free steak knives!* » 4/08/10 7:01am 4/08/10 7:01am

81-Year-Old Dr. NakaMats May Have Invented Nearly Everything You Hold…

This man says he invented over 3,000 things including floppies and springy-shoes—frequently while diving underwater until he almost died. He basically thinks Thomas Edison's an uneducated wimp who quit at 1,093 inventions. Sounds ridiculous? Watch this: » 3/03/10 8:40pm 3/03/10 8:40pm

CESPool: Checking Up on the Saddest Man at CES

Last we saw marathon karaoke man, he was singing for nobody like he was singing for his life. There's no evidence that he's stopped since Wednesday, but he has accumulated a small fanbase. Feel, as your pity transmutes into respect. » 1/08/10 5:12pm 1/08/10 5:12pm

CESpool: The Saddest Man at CES (Yet)

We might complain about the amount of work we do here at CES, but nothing puts life in perspective like a man forced to soberly sing karaoke in the wilds of south hall all day long. Stay strong, karaoke man. » 1/07/10 4:47pm 1/07/10 4:47pm

Lightning Review: The Ultimate Karaoke Experience Kit

We've all seen Karaoke kits, but few have beheld the sheer awesomeness of The Ultimate Karaoke Experience Kit, an online Karaoke service for Mac and PC. » 3/27/09 2:40pm 3/27/09 2:40pm

Wii Peripheral to Make Karaoke Even More Awkward

In case you found drunkenly singing famous songs off-key in front of friends, co-workers and strangers alike to be a positive experience, maybe you could try singing into this new Wii toilet plunger. » 3/16/09 8:50am 3/16/09 8:50am