Mark III Gaming Pod, For No Girls Allowed...Fun?

When we first laid eyes on the $2,500 PodWombats Mark III Pod, we thought that our dream of gaming in a secluded, impenetrable cave-fortress had come true. After all, the convertible top can slide closed to block out all noise and light, creating a pseudo isolation chamber for gaming. But then we took a look inside… » 11/11/08 10:00am 11/11/08 10:00am

Japanese Iron Man Toy Has a Ridiculous Level of Detail

Some very talented individuals at the Japanese company Hot Toys have developed 1:6 scale Iron Man Mark I, II and III figures that feature an absolutely extraordinary level of detail. Seriously though—just look at Stark's face. Sure, he looks kind of Japanese, but I'll be dammed if that is not the best Robert Downey… » 9/24/08 7:01pm 9/24/08 7:01pm

PMA 07: Canon EOS-1D Mark III Snapping Off Frames Like a House Afire

As promised, here's the Canon EOS-1D Mark III digital SLR firing off 10 frames per second. It's able to shoot a string of 110 frames at a time in its default large jpeg frame size at level 8 compression. Canon's Chuck Westfall, Director of Media and Customer Relationship of the Consumer Imaging Group, shows us what… » 3/08/07 9:52pm 3/08/07 9:52pm

Canon EOS-1D Mark III Shoots 10 Frames Per Second

Click to viewCanon announced its high-end 10.1-megapixel digital SLR, the EOS-1D Mark III, capable of slamming down 10 motor driven frames per second using the next generation of its image processing engine, the Dual Digic III. Canon says the APS H-size CMOS sensor inside is its most light-sensitive yet, capable of an… » 2/21/07 11:19pm 2/21/07 11:19pm