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Computers & Technology

Featuring two television programs popular in the 1980's and 1990's: Computer Chronicles and Net Café, this library showcases videos about computing and technology. Collection topics include BBS, the Open Source movement, and Internet governance.

Many of these movies are available for free download.


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We get a pro race car driver's opinion on Gran Turismo 5. We also show you some hot Sony gear for the holiday season.
Topics: revision3, rev3, sgnlbysony, Anthony Carboni, Melody Akhtari, Tony Brakohiapa
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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This free widget lets you take control of your Android layout without adding additional screens or home replacements.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Anthony Carboni
VLC Player gets an upgrade! Vizio announces a new router, speakers, headphones and more! Does Blu-ray Always Mean Better Picture? We review Lenovo's Lenovo Multimedia Remote with keyboard: is it the best HTPC remote ever? The Blu-ray releases for June 29th, 2010.
Topics: hdnation, HD Nation, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Mauricio Balvanera guides you through today's viewers choice, Transdroid for Android phones.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera
Stream media to your PS3 or XBox 360 without worrying about transcoding! Is "3D Ready" good enough? Why do Russian cows get HDTVs? We review Dell's Inspiron Zino HD! And the Blu-ray releases for March 23rd, 2010.
Topics: hdnation, HD Nation, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Why you'll want a screen to go with a projector, how to pick one. New Macbook Pros: Jobs still snubs Blu-ray, Samsung's 3D HDTV Health Warnings. New Blu-ray format doubles capacity! Will Google's codec take over HD? New Blu-ray releases for April 20th, 2010.
Topics: hdnation, HD Nation, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
We review Samsung's first 3D HDTV, the 8000 series. Are DLP HDTVs dead? Can you hear the difference between DTS and Dolby Digital? And the new Blu-ray releases for December 21st, 2010!
Topics: hdnation, HD Nation, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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The insanely popular website, Hulu.com, moves away from the web and launches Hulu Plus for the iPad, iPhone and soon to be other devices. But it comes with a catch, a monthly subscription fee and ads within the content. Is this the right move? Ron Richards and David Prager debate whether or not there are any pluses to Hulu Plus.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Ron Richards
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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You just spent hundreds of dollars on a Nexus One. What if you lose it? Mobile Defense for Android lets you locate and lock your lost or stolen phone, which is all kinds of awesome.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Ron Richards
Batter up! The 2010 Major League baseball season is here and of course, there's an app for that.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Eileen Rivera, Ron Richards
Never miss a moment with Knocking Live for Android. What's so unique about it? Knocking Live works cross-platform, on both the iPhone as well as Android. Annie demonstrates how.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Gaus
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Ever wanted to edit a movie directly on your phone? There's an app for that, too!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Graham Hancock
Finally, check-in apps for those of us who prefer stay in and read, watch movies or play video games than hit the town.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Gaus
You need some help? Go ahead and ask Siri.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Eileen Rivera
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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We're back on the floor of the Blip Festival for more chiptune madness, and also catch up with some of our favorite game developers. We cannot be held responsible for any face-melting that occurs during watching. We also cannot be held responsible for our own ridiculous hyperbole. It's a condition and we cannot help it.
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
Listen: sometimes, a company just doesn't know what to do with their own properties. Sometimes, fan projects have to take the law into their own hands. Guests Tara Long and Jonathan Holmes from Destructoid join Anthony to look at some of the best fan projects ever.
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Braaaains! In less than a week of its release, Plants vs. Zombies for the iPhone has become one of the top grossing apps in the iTunes App Store.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Eileen Rivera
Hak5 Show
- Revision 3
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Jason Appelbaum and Jenn Cutter bring us sights from the show floor at the Penny Arcade Expo East 2010. Table top dungeons & dragons on a multi-touch surface! A mod to turn any guitar into a game controller and killer gaming headphones. Plus, Shannon investigates secure delete utilities in this week's Snusb Report. All that and more this time on Hak5.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Jason Appelbaum, Jenn Cutter
Darren is playing with the latest version of BackTrack linux, setting up a persistant USB boot drive that'll keep your files and settings consistent after a restart. Shannon is back at the ZipIt checking out the "Average User" userland image and connecting to WPA protected wireless networks.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Part 2 of our favorite things from the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show. Tune in for our first impressions of the latest in Smartbooks, Pocket HD cameras, and Drones? Plus gamer gloves with keybindings and a Lego MMORPG.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Hak5 Show
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This week Darren is joined in San Francisco by his wonderful co-host Shannon! I know, right? We're talking about open source software that will save the day if your laptop is ever stolen, following up on your password tips, and finishing up the homebrew router build with Untangle!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
Hak5 Show
- Revision 3
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This week Darren & crew take on DEFCON, the nations largest annual hacker convention and check out pentesting UAV platforms, badge viruses, lock picking, metasploit, capture the flag and so much more.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Mubix, Rob Fuller, Colleen Kelly
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This week Darren heads to the Department of Spontaneous Combustion to meet with PC guru Colleen Kelly and get learned up on the arts of water cooling. Then we're joined by Mubix (aka Rob Fuller) for a discussion on EXIF data, geo location, and twitpic privacy. Plus, Shannon has the hookup on 25 gigs of free cloud storage!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Colleen Kelly, Mubix, Rob Fuller
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This time on the show Darren travels to Toorcon San Diego and talk to Don A. Bailey and Nick DePetrillo about the Carmen Sandiego project and why the telephone network is full of false privacy assumptions. Dan Tentler joins us to talk about hacking people, and we catch up with George Spillman to find out about the end of the world.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Nick DePetrillo, Don A. Bailey, Dan Tentler,...
This time on the show Shannon joins us "in studio" to go over a little signal sampling. Jenn has just the emulator for the Nintendo DS-less, and Jason kicks off a series on programming using the QT SDK.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Jason Appelbaum, Jenn Cutter
Hak5 Show
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Darren checks out screen recording solutions for Linux while Jason improves his Boxee app with a little Python and Shannon is all about combining instant messaging, file sharing and remote access with Qnext.
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse, Jason Appelbaum
Securely forwarding X11 over SSH so you can use Linux GUI tools in anywhere -- even on Windows. Multi cam editing, SMS rescue texts, Android Terminals and clark kent glasses. All that and more this time on Hak5!
Topics: hak5, revision3, rev3, Darren Kitchen, Shannon Morse
New Products From The Macworld Show Floor. Great $100 USB mics for podcasting. Moving your website to a new host? Find out the right way to migrate with CNET's Tom Merritt. Hybrid Hard Drives: think regular hard drive with a SSD inside. Anand has the scoop!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
The Best Version of Windows! Pogoplug... can you build a personal DropBox and access your files on the road? Boot Any Linux Distro Live, Is SCSI Dead? How good is a $10 hands free device? We review the Jupiter Jack. Help putting your microphone in the right place for better sound! Should you avoid Swoopo and BidRival?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
iPad: Is this fingerprint magnet a tool or a toy? Two VelociRaptors vs. One SSD, Battery Cases: quit losing those AA, AAA and CR123 batteries in your bag! Tag Galaxy: A Better Way To Search Flickr,
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
Patrick is out and Tom Merritt is in. We give you beginners guide to podcasting. Loyd Case is back showcasing ATI's Eyefinity technology that lets you take multi monitor setup to a whole new crazy level. Cheap and not so cheap ways to turn your document scans and digital images into searchable PDF files. All that plus your viewer questions on this episode of Tekzilla
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
Memory: Ganged or Unganged? Make a Free Timelapse Video, Free Music for Videos and Podcasts. What do perfect pouring and super-overclocking have in common: CO2! Backup 101 (Data or drive, Incremental or overwrite, Recovery Disk or Data Only? We've got help!)
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
CES 2010? We're on it! From PC Gear to iPhone alarm clocks, HD set top boxes like the Boxee Box by D-Link and the PopBox, and the scoop on bringing 3D HDTV to your home, a 30FPS 4lb gaming netbook, your very own Femtocell, a robot that cleans corners and a stack of eReaders and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrich Norton, Veronica Belmont
Print from iPad without iOS 4.2! MacBook Air DIY SSD Upgrade, Best Places To Listen To Music Online... Rdio vs. HDtracks! Android... it's the new iPhone! Daylight Savings Time Breaks iPhone Alarms! Logitech's New Solar Keyboard, Blu-con: James Cameron and John Landau Talk Blu-ray, 3D -and- a box full or your viewer questions
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Robert Heron
Alcohol Safety, Google Turns 12, MineCraft Creater Interviewed, Has Cake! J'aime Ohm's WiseDame crushes it at Hackathon. iPod Logic Board Repair: Upgrade or Replace? Apple TV vs. Roku XD|S vs. Everything: Can Tekzilla Do a Massive Set Top Box Roundup?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Anthony Carboni, Kyle Bennett
Red Dead Redemption: We're Obsessed. GPS Gets New Satellites! Hands on with Froyo, Sprint's HTC Evo 4G, Alienware M11x, the ultimate gaming notebook! Save your electronic toys after a bad day at the beach. Mac Flash without Adobe?
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont, Roger Chang, Ryan Block
More Data Recovery Tools! Fourth Pixels: Sharp's 52" 52LE820UN Reviewed. Should I Dump My Hard Drive For An SSD? How Should I Partition My Hard Drive? The new releases for November 30th, 2010.
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Robert Heron
Iron Man's Interface: DIY 3D Kinect HacksYour Picks for Indusctructible Earbuds, The Return of the Revenge of the $500 PC Build, Top Tips for Better Streaming Video, Speed Up Podcasts on Windows Phone 7, Switch Live Video on Your PC on the Cheap, our Top Five Turkeys on Blu-ray and more!
Topics: tekzilla, revision3, rev3, Patrick Norton, Veronica Belmont
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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We take a quick look at FaceTime for iPhone 4.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Eileen Rivera
Become a Vulcan in real life with the Tricorder for Android: a true working geological, meteorological, and biological scanner!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Jackie Talbott
Does Windows Phone 7 and its much lauded games platform live up to the hype?
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera, Zac Minor
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Smoothboard is a system hack for your jailbroken iPhone or iPod Touch that allows you to go from page 1 of your iPhone's applications to page 10 in a single swipe.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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Halloween's here! Imma be 'sexy Shigeru Miyamoto.' Now that you have that horrible image stuck in your head, let us erase it with a review of Double Fine's new Haloween RPG, Costume Quest!
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
The Totally Rad Show
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The RED movie hits theaters this week, so we're looking at Warren Ellis' Red comic to get ready.
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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A comedy about terrorist suicide bombers?! Four Lions put the "ha!" in jihad.
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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We've got our hands on a Microsoft Surface table to check out all of the cool games from Vectorform, including Settlers of Catan and more!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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We are at Blizzcon 2010 with hands on of Diablo 3's Dungeon Hunter and WoW's Cataclysm.
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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Could a modern day Sherlock Holmes TV show be the very best version of the classic sleuth? We check out the BBC's Sherlock!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
We head over to Game Empire in Pasadena to get our table top on with the new D&D Encounters!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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Does No Ordinary Family have the Vic Mackey magic? We find out in today's daily TRS!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
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Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, and Brad Pitt in a superhero movie?! Megamind is an evil death ray of funny!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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It's the thrilling conclusion to the Catfish contest! One lucky viewer has his home invaded by the TRS guys!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
Is the first part of the last part of Harry Potter the best part, or does HP7 fall flat?
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
The Totally Rad Show
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We put Microsoft's Kinect to the test, with full-body control of Kinect Adventures!
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
Diggnation: The Series
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In honor of Lionel Richie's new tune, "Pants on the Ceiling," this week we discuss what happens when you microwave boxed wine, how you can get arrested for recording a crime scene, the Leno vs. Conan drama, the new iPhone payment system - Square, and the undeniable art of Facebook stalking!
Topics: diggnation, revision3, rev3, Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht
The Totally Rad Show
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Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, and Helen Mirren paint the town RED. Should you?
Topics: revision3, rev3, trs, The Totally Rad Show, Alex Albrecht, Dan Trachtenberg, Jeff Cannata
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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Anthony interviews James Swirsky and Lisanne Pajot of Blinkworks, the production team behind the upcoming "Indie Game: The Movie," a feature film all about the indie game scene. We also answer your questions about the Bitejacker game and oh yeah... sketches are back.
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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The whole Revision3 gang is together for the company's 5th anniversary, and it's like one big, happy family. Except for Anthony, of course.
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
Calling cheap or free on an Android just got easier, Netflix and Google bring good news for iPhone users, Western Digital brings USB 3.0 to their line of drives, a multimedia tour bus hits the streets of New York, and a robot that will wash your hair.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
With so many free texting apps available at the App Store, why has TextNow risen to the top? It's not free and you can't text in groups, but it does have one serious advantage: Google Voice Integration!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Gaus
Welcome back everyone. Jonathan and Tara are back from a long, blacked out weekend of turkey and booze, and ready to give you everything you missed in the gaming world. Gran Turismo 5 came out and was reviewed quite favorably by Dale North, Epic Mickey might not SO epic, a brand new world of Destructoid is being created in Minecraft, and Nintendo still sells consoles.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Tara Long
Hey everybody, it's time for another hump day edition of the Destructoid show! Today we've got a lot of news that should appease the hardcore gamer deep, deep inside each and every one of you. Sega is teasing a new Dreamcast collection for the PS3 and 360 that should allow us to relive all the good times we had with that console, without the hassle of dealing with a VMU. Platnium Games, the guys behind Bayonetta are working on another game with Sega, we've got new trailers for Okamiden, Ghost...
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Tara Long
Tara survived a weekend in the beautiful, smoggy crack den that is otherwise known as Los Angeles, and came back with a crap ton of news. She was there to be on hand for the illustrious SpikeTV Video Game Awards.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Tara Long
Part two of our epic conclusion to the Destructoid Show Awards Show is here. Today we run down the best DLC, the best score, the most improved series, the most surprising announcement and our most prestigious award, the coveted READER'S CHOICE. Who will walk home with the Golden Helmet? Will it be Halo: Reach, Mass Effect 2, Super Mario Galaxy 2, Black Ops, Assassins: Creed Brotherhood, or will a dark horse(steed) steal the show? Watch to find out, and be sure to let us know YOUR game of the...
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Tara Long
Tara is off at Blizzcon, so the lovely Max Scoville steps into the hot pants to assist Jonathan in running down the hot new newsiness on today's Destructoid. We run down the forthcoming Fallout New Vegas patch, check out Jim Cramer going crazy, peep some Bioshock Infinite screens, and show you an awesome EXCLUSIVE trailer for Dungeon Defenders.
Topics: revision3, rev3, destructoid, Johnathan Holmes, Max Scoville
We Rule is the hot new farm-tending social game is all the rage for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch... and it is NOT Farmville!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Mauricio Balvanera
Care to take a delicious trip into instant nostalgia? Join Jackie as she reviews Retro Camera for Android!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Jackie Talbott
Music subscription service rdio's mobile app lets you stream and download your music right to your phone.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Anthony Carboni
Ron Richards helps you see the world in a new way with Layar, an augmented reality app for Android phones.
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Ron Richards
A simple and addictive new puzzle game is taking over the App Store: Cut the Rope!
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Graham Hancock
APPJUDGMENT (Revision 3)
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Having trouble sleeping? Don't we all. Sleep Cycle for the iPhone is killing it in the App Store worldwide, but is it worth your 99 cents?
Topics: revision3, rev3, appjudgment, Annie Gaus
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The Boxee Box is one of the most highly anticipated devices to come out this year. It allows you to watch TV shows, movies, podcasts, home videos, listen to Pandora and more. Today Cali shows it to you in detail.
Topics: revision3, rev3, geekbeattv, GeekBeat.TV, Cali Lewis
ByteJacker Podcast (Revision 3)
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One of the most influential indies of all time has been ported to the Wii - but should you pay for something you've been playing for free for six years? We've also got your picks for the one game you'd play for the rest of your lives, and Anthony gets a magical map from the tallest tree in the land!
Topics: revision3, rev3, bytejacker, Anthony Carboni
Diggnation: The Series
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Still recovering from the SXSW festivities, Diggnation this week comes from Texas where everything is bigger; tall boys in hand! Check out the first official Digg iPhone app, Roger Ebert's epic jaw battle, a laser seeking mosquito killer, the world's oldest and most expensive single malt scotch whisky, a touching real life image of The Lion King, and Coco fans rejoice! A live Conan O'Brien show is confirmed!
Topics: diggnation, revision3, rev3, Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht
Diggnation: The Series
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From the Revision3 HQ, Kevin and Alex discuss BlindType: the last keyboard anyone will ever need, the wonders of Starcraft II and how it became the best selling PC game of the year, the iPad vs. Kindle 3, the sexy new Porsche 918 Spyder gets official production green light, and topped off with a dog that raves his furry little face off!
Topics: diggnation, revision3, rev3, Kevin Rose, Alex Albrecht