How the Granddaddy of US Recon Planes Is Helping Search for Flight 370

The mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 off the coast of Vietnam has prompted a massive multinational maritime search for hints of the plane's fate. Among the growing armada of surface and aerial search vessels is the US Navy's venerable P-3C Orion, a long-range surveillance platform still just as… » 3/12/14 11:40am 3/12/14 11:40am

Bowers & Wilkins P3 Review: The Sound Is There, but the Luxury Is Spare

That Bowers & Wilkins makes excellent audio products is not up for discussion. The company's product history speaks for itself, ranging from outstanding iProduct docks to speakers made from diamonds. Even the Queen weighed in. A few years ago, B&W started making headphones, releasing the sensational P5s. The P3s… » 8/21/12 5:40pm 8/21/12 5:40pm

A Knock-Off of the PS3 Controller Nobody Wanted

Click to viewSony's Boomerang controller for the PS3 never made the light of day, but that doesn't stop it from being knocked off by a Chinese OEM. We spotted this in the International Corridor of CES. And we feel really, really bad for the sweatshop workers who have to crank out such products...that are obsolete… » 1/09/08 1:55pm 1/09/08 1:55pm

Nikon Coolpix P3 and P4 Reviewed (Verdict: The P is for Performance)

Our eagle-eyed reporter at the PMAs posted a quick look at Nikon's P3 and P4 point-and-shoots. The P3 is $449.50 and the P4 is $399.99. Overall, you've got some nice new features including a redesigned UI and Face-Priority Focus for taking portraits. Both cameras have 8-megapixel sensors and are quite shiny and tiny,… » 3/01/06 9:59am 3/01/06 9:59am