Night Skiing with Light Suits Is Like Being in Tron for the Winter

Inspired by night surfers wearing LEDs, Switchback Entertainment made this video for Salomon Freeski TV showing skiers wearing their own light suits. Strapped with EL-wire on their bodies, the skiers slalom down the powder covered mountain like it's The Grid. Awesome. » 10/24/12 8:20pm 10/24/12 8:20pm

Help a Fellow Giz Reader Win the Chance to Report from CES and the…

Giz reader, Jake Kirshner, needs your help. He's one of the final five semi-finalists in a Microsoft-sponsored competition to find a U.S student blogger/athlete to report from next year's Consumer Electronics Show (where we'll be ourselves), in addition to the Vancouver Winter Olympics. Jake's a Computer Science major… » 11/24/09 5:54am 11/24/09 5:54am

Giz's Snowmodo Reader Meetup: Saturday, April 4th, Northstar at Tahoe

Our Snowmodo meetup in Tahoe, CA is on Saturday, chock with snow, gadgets and fun for everyone — even if you can't ski or snowboard. Here's everything you need to know about coming. » 4/03/09 4:59pm 4/03/09 4:59pm

GoPro Hero Wide Sports Camera: Lightning Review

The Gadget: A small waterproof sports camera with mounts for handlebars, helmets, chests, surfboards, snowboards/skis, cars — almost anything. This cam has a 170-degree wide-angle lens. And it's cheap and amazing. » 3/23/09 10:00pm 3/23/09 10:00pm