SATURDAY SHOW EDITION
THERE IN 30 MINUTES OR IT'S FREE?
(hat tip gear live)
Thanks to a deal with Pizza Hut, Playing Everquest II online now allows you to order pizza while you play!
But is it free after 30 minutes?
AND THE OSCAR GOODIES GO TO ...
(hat tip engadget)
Here's the list of gadgets going to presenters this year:
- A year free year of VoIP phone service from Vonage.
- The black version of Motorola’s RAZR V3.
- An iXi collapsible bike.
- A Dyson DC11 vacuum.
- Sprint is offering some unreleased “multimedia” phone from Samsung, maybe the SCH-5600?
- A Krups kitchen set that includes a toaster and an electric kettle.
NOW PLAYING AT CHATHAM AND WELLS NEAR YOU
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For the filmgeek that has everything comes the RUF-CINEMA multimedia bed. This kinda gives "Bedtime for Bonzo" a whole new meaning.
FLEEING FROM THE CYLONS ONLINE ...
(hat tip slashdot)
SCI FI is getting balsy, offering the first episode of the new BATTLESTAR GALACTICA for download. Granted, every episode is available via bittorrent, but this represents a dramatic shift in recognizing the audience's appetite to get their entertainment online.
(hat tip daily rotation)
This is too stereotypical for words. Some geeks in Japan have created a "virtual girlfriend" who will "flirt, chat and argue with subscribers" of their service.