A Brief History of Tomorrow's High-Tech Living Room

Today companies like Microsoft and Sony aren't just trying to sell you the video game console of the future, they're trying to sell you the living room of the future, a central hub that connects you to your family and your family to the world. But our expectations for what tech should be included in the living room of… » 6/11/13 3:01pm 6/11/13 3:01pm

My Table Is on Fire and It Feels Delicious

This kind of reminds me of the table at my first Japanese apartment, which had a heater bolted to the bottom, but Ward Huting and Gerard de Hoop's version is a lot sexier with its discular luminescence. Its chewy center oozing warmy warms is a built-in candle—not a totally exposed heat source like my old table—which… » 2/06/08 4:55pm 2/06/08 4:55pm

Asus's DAV Center A33 Media Center PC Plus Amp

Asus is showing off their new dedicated Media Center PC over at Computex, the DAV Center A33. The brand-new revision to the D22 has two interesting upgrades: a front-row LCD on the face, and an integrated amplifier for front, rear and possibly center channels, so you don't have to use an external receiver if that's… » 6/05/07 3:50pm 6/05/07 3:50pm