(Credit: Iain McDonald)Tucked in the corner of Samsung's booth is the RTS-A1100 media center. This boombox style device houses a 4.3" touch screen for navigation of it's built-in DVD player, 80gb Hard Disc with the ability to rip CDs, Bluetooth and iPod interface. The gesture controlled device has two 20watt speakers with video out being handled by component or composite outputs. While the UI still has a way to go before launch you should be able to get your hands on it for about $499 somewhere in the second half of 2008.
Apps to help adjust to daylight saving
This Sunday morning, our clocks spring forward one hour to mark the beginning of daylight saving time. While it might be nice for some to have more light at the end of the day, it can be tough for bodies to adjust to darker mornings. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some ways technology can help ease the transition.