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The Dark Side of XBOX: The New XBOX 360 Elite

200801009_1.jpgMicrosoft has finally joined the Dark Age of gaming as it unveiled the Xbox 360 Elite System in black. Will this bring new light to the next generation of gaming? The launch of the new system heightens its rivalry with Sony’s PS3 and Nintendo’s Wii. Armed with more storage space, enhanced graphics capabilities, and a new black finish, the Xbox 360 Elite system is as formidable as it can get.

Nintendo Wii Helps Surgeons Improve their Fine Motor Skills

wii-surgery.jpgPicture this: you’re getting prepped for surgery (it’s minor, nothing to worry about…) and you notice that your surgeon is not scrubbing or checking charts. He’s playing the Nintendo Wii. Your first impulse is to bolt off the table, collect your insurance card and get the heck out of there. But wait. Nintendo’s wildly popular little machine may have yet another use—honing the fine motor skills of surgeons. And it seems to work.

Guitar Hero 3 Unboxed for the Wii

All those chord-riffing fools were lined up in the cold this weekend to get their latest fix – it’s Guitar Hero 3 and in this YouTube video you’ll see the unboxing of the unit.

While everyone was in love with Guitar Hero 2, can 3 make it better? This wireless axe should help many feel they are really ‘playing it,’ but I’m not sure how long the fad can continue.

Source: YouTube

TigerDirect News Update for December 12, 2006

This is the TigerDirect News Update for Tuesday, December 12, 2006.

Today’s podcast includes:

  • Samsung’s Dealt a Blackjack – and it’s not a good hand
  • Wireless connections for your TV are around the corner
  • Nintendo’s Wii Faces Lawsuit from Remote Manufacturer
  • and Microsoft rolls out a new VOIP Server

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TigerDirect News Update for December 11, 2006

This is the TigerDirect news update for Monday, December 11, 2006.

Today’s podcast includes:

  • Spam on the Rise
  • Bogus Spyware has Korea up in Arms
  • The Wii outsells PS3 in it’s first month of sales
  • WiMax the new ‘copper’ network

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Podcast: TigerDirect News Update for December 7, 2006

Today’s TigerDirect News Update Podcast includes the most recent announcements on the projected sales of the Zune media player; Cellular Phones do not impose increased health risks according to a Danish study; Nintendo offers words of caution to WII owners who may find themselves having a ‘smashing good time’; and NASA’s plans to colonize Mars, via the Moon.

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