App of the Day: Screens for iPad and iPhone

I always asked myself how much I really needed VNC on my iPad, assuming it'd be a huge headache to deal with. Screens, which is a cinch to configure and totally intuitive to operate, pretty much made my objections irrelevant. » 12/28/10 5:00pm 12/28/10 5:00pm

What is it?

Screens, iPhone and iPad, $15. A super simple, super pretty VNC client for… » 12/28/10 5:00pm 12/28/10 5:00pm

Man Uses Remote Desktop to Catch Laptop Thief, Watch Porn Remotely

A NY laptop-theft victim finally caught the criminal thanks to the use of a remote desktop application he had installed in his computer. However, it wasn't as easy as connecting to the notebook over the internet and locating him: His investigation lasted for almost a month, watching his laptop screen as the thief used… » 10/01/08 1:00pm 10/01/08 1:00pm

StreamMyGame Lets You Play Gears of War on the PS3

What do you do when you've got a platform (PS3) that's a fantastic media playback machine but lacks games? You bring games TO IT. StreamMyGame allows you to stream the visuals and sound directly from your PC onto your PS3 at up to 3200x2400 resolution (PS3 only supports 1080p), supporting Windows XP, Vista, and… » 1/14/08 5:50pm 1/14/08 5:50pm