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DVDs have almost completely replaced VHS tapes as the media of choice for recording and distributing videos, movies, even video games. Â Whats VHS? Sigh.Â Never mind that, its time to meet HD DVDs.Â You may have heard of some of the front-runners to this new DVD recording format like Blue Ray.Â Weâ€™ve found a brief explanation of what this new technology really means for the various DVD applications, as well as a nice and technical description of how it works.Â Iâ€™ll give you a hint: blue-violet lasers are important. Want to know More?
The unsupported myth that cell phones can increase risk of developing certain types of cancers like tumors of the brain and nervous system, salivary gland or eyes, even leukemiaÂ has been largely debunked.Â According to a recently released Danish study, there is no link between cellular phones and cancer.Â This study isÂ the largest and most comprehensive of its kind to date.Â The data available to the researchers allowed them to look at a large number of cell phone users and assess potential risks many years after they first used them.Â The study focused on Danish men and women who first subscribed for mobile phone service between 1982 and 1995 and followed them through 2002.Â This means that some patients were tracked for two decades.Â Previous advocates of a link between cancer and cell phones pointed to a lack of long-term information they claimed necessary in order to rule out negative effects over time.Â
The results are (tentatively) in!Â While Sonys newest release, the PlayStation 3, is making huge waves (and lines) at the electronics boutiques this holiday season, a few brave souls decided to actually play, rank, and generally give their take on the two competing systems.Â
The PS3 has the decided disadvantage of being the new kid on the market, but that shouldnâ€™t stop you from weighing in with your own two cents!Â A little over 1200 people have cast their vote, so stop watching American Idol and do something really worthwhile with your time!
Microsoft announces a security advisory for Microsoft Word. The vulnerability exploits a flaw within Microsoft Word that would let hackers take control of a victimâ€™s computer by sending emails with an attached MS Word file.
The flaw addressed is the â€œMicrosoft Word Malformed Object Pointer Vulnerabilityâ€. â€œThe vulnerability affects versions of Microsoft Word sold from 2000 through 2006. Microsoft Word 2007, currently available only to businesses, is not vulnerable,â€ Microsoft said.
Currently, there is no patch available for this security flaw and Microsoft advises people not to open Word documents from unsolicited emails or unknown senders.
2007 promises to be a great year for technology innovation from the worldâ€™s largest technology manufacturers and the newest companies to the industry. There are literally thousands of products that will be shown at the 2007 international CES and TigerDirect will be right there to bring you the inside scoop.
Weâ€™ll have product reviews, interviews with industry leaders and all types of information so you will know exactly whatâ€™s in store for the upcoming year in technology.
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Oakley, known for it’s highly fashionable sunglasses, has released a new twist – a fully tech enabled set of goggles that tie in bluetooth and stero for your music player – however, due to the ‘ugly factor – you may want to wait around for something a bit less ‘robocop’
I decided to try my hand at a somewhat serious video. I was inspired by YouTube, and the similar videos that CNET has been hosting on their site, regarding new products. If I try it again, I’ll try and refine the production a little more. This was actually shot with my Canon SD200 Digital Camera, in video mode.