11 Amazing Soundboards For Your Listening Pleasure

Sure, singers sing and guitarists strum, but you owe just as much to the engineers behind the music as you do the musicians themselves. They may not get much time in the Grammy spotlight, but in honor of the mixers and shakers who make music worth listening to, here are 11 epic past and present soundboards, mixing… » 2/11/13 2:00pm 2/11/13 2:00pm

The Cheap, Charming, Kinda Crazy Lab of a Video Visionary

He once washed dishes full-time in a Connecticut trailer park. Now he uploads videos that break the 5,000,000-view mark in under three weeks. But when Casey Neistat isn't leaping into a sinkhole in Oman or stealing his own bike on the streets of NYC, he's busy working in this obsessively organized, fully functional,… » 5/08/12 1:00pm 5/08/12 1:00pm

Dell Preloading Select Computers with Iron Man

We love Iron Man » 9/30/08 2:31pm 9/30/08 2:31pm and really have nothing bad to say about the guy. But we were surprised to hear that customers who are personalizing their Dell's Inspiron, Studio or XPS will have the options to bump up the RAM, upgrade the video card and then preload Iron Man (in standard definition) with some extras for $20.The…

Review: Dell's Vista Dock Pretty But Lifeless

I'm OCD about my desktop. I keep exactly six icons on it, tucked in the upper left hand corner. So Dell's OS X wannabe dock-actually made by Stardock and licensed to Dell, but let's not pretend it's not an Apple reaction-sounds like a great way to keep my desktop immaculate. Who originated the dock or why it came to… » 7/03/08 4:00pm 7/03/08 4:00pm

Dell Studio Notebooks Officially Bring Decent Design to Mid-Range

Studio is Dell's new line of notebooks that'll sit in between Inspiron (low end) and XPS (high end), taking design cues from the latter-like its tapered lines, hinge design and slot-loading optical drive-and bringing 'em to a more value-oriented set, with a Skittles seven color palette (and some cool artist designs… » 6/26/08 12:00am 6/26/08 12:00am

Dell Studio Hybrid Mini PC Spotted in Spy Shots

Dell's got a mini PC on the way dubbed the Studio Hybrid, and judging by the blurry spy shots it looks a lot like the "Green" PC that launched, without details, earlier in the year. The clear orange case looks like something you'd find in a European nightclub, but we can't complain about the 320GB HDD, 4GB RAM, five… » 6/20/08 11:00am 6/20/08 11:00am

Dell Studio Laptops Look Like a Cross Between XPS and Inspiron

Looks like those thin mid-range Dell laptops that look like the lovechild of the XPS and Inspiron lines is a new mid-range line called Studio, says Engadget. They also say the Studio line will have desktops, and may eventually supplant the high-end XPS. It's still all rumors and conjecture for now, but who's geeked… » 6/03/08 3:51pm 6/03/08 3:51pm

Spyder3 Calibrates Your Monitor, Probably Lobotomizes You at Night

Aimed at creative professionals, Datacolour's Spyder3 color calibration system may give you sci-fi shivers when you see it parked on your desk. Incorporating a larger aperture than previous models, the Spyder3 uses an ambient light sensor to improve its accuracy, and its monitor sensor takes just seven minutes to… » 12/21/07 5:56am 12/21/07 5:56am

Microsoft Xbox 360 XNA Game Studio 2.0 Available, Adds Multiplayer…

Microsoft XNA Game Studio, the user-creation tool that allows you to make Xbox Live Arcade-quality games for the Xbox 360, has just been upgraded to 2.0. The most interesting improvements in the new version are the multiplayer networking APIs, which means you can actually create games like Jason Chen's Big Boob Robots… » 8/13/07 5:30pm 8/13/07 5:30pm