The beauty of the Lego NXT system is that it can create just about anything that your imagination desires, even if you want to make a robot that automatic solves the Rubik’s Cube puzzle for you. There are several components to this gadget, including a motor that actuates a prismatic joint, which in turn pushes […]
And Blu-ray wins yet another battle in the ongoing war for high-def format dominance. After some careful consideration, Wal-Mart has decided to fully embrace the high-definition of the Blu-ray format, casting HD DVD aside for good. This follows in the footsteps of other major retailers and studios who have slowly been departing from the HD […]
Samsung Electronics of America today unveiled their eReader tablet computer for the US market. With a name far less revolutionary than others, Samsung’s eReader should still give the Kindle a run for its money.
The compact portable Samsung eReader sports a 6-inch e-Ink display capable of 600×800 resolution with 8-gray scale shades. This is a more traditional eBook screen primarly to be used for newspapers, paper back novels, and simple image viewing, unlike Apple’s iPad offering more colorful, rich-media interaction for the end user.