Netflix Max: A New Recommendation Engine That Talks Back

Well, this is out of left field. Today Netflix is rolling out a new recommendation system for PlayStation 3 owners called Max. He'll help "you find something great to watch in a fun, conversational way." » 6/28/13 9:33am 6/28/13 9:33am

The Flashback Trojan Made Its Makers $10,000 a Day

If you've ever wondered why people write malware, it's just like anything else – it's all about the money. Symantec has worked out that the evil-doing bottom-feeders behind that nasty Flashback Trojan, which caught the Mac world with its pants down, were raking in around $10,000 a day. » 5/01/12 6:43am 5/01/12 6:43am

How to Tell the Politicians That Matter to Raise the Roof on America's…

President Obama has requested that you tweet your representatives to help solve this whole debt ceiling mess. But if you live in, say Cleveland, that's a waste of time. Tweet at these pols—who can actually get stuff done—instead. » 7/29/11 6:20pm 7/29/11 6:20pm

LG Arena Max With 12-Megapixel Camera to Launch Soon?

One way to ensure your handset gets seen, LG, is to whack a 12-megapixel camera on it—even if it's probably running on your dated S-Class interface and not Android, like your GW620. » 12/01/09 1:32pm 12/01/09 1:32pm

How To: Rip Your Music Like a Pro

For most people, dropping a CD into their disc drive and clicking "Import" in iTunes is good enough. For music freaks, though, it's not—and with good reason. Here's how to digitize your tunes, the right way. » 9/19/09 4:00pm 9/19/09 4:00pm

This is something else that iTunes doesn't do right: album art. Sure, it'll find it, but when…

AT&T Gets Expresscard and USB 3G Cards

Great news for AT&T data users today, as the Option GT MAx 3.6 ExpressCard and the Sierra Wireless AirCard 875U USB card have just been made available. The 875U USB version is Mac compatible when you download the client from Sierra's Web page, and the Expresscard Mac drivers can be downloaded here as well. » 4/25/07 6:20pm 4/25/07 6:20pm

MAX Media Dock For Nintendo DS and DS Lite

The next time your cousin brags about how his PSP can play media and your DS can't, shove a MAX Media Dock in his face. Watch him cry as you show him how it plugs directly into the DS's GBA port and plays MP3s from compact flash cards of up to 8 GB. Then see him curl up into a ball as you demonstrate the JPEG photo… » 6/06/06 5:40pm 6/06/06 5:40pm