From the Cheapskate: It's time to stop renting! Though "certified for Comcast" this model is also compatible with most other cable providers. Plus: free video editing!
A San Diego-based custom drone company called Flyguy Promotions turns fictional movie and cartoon characters like Snoopy and the adorable "Star Wars" rustbucket into not-so-fictional flying machines.
Aziz Ansari talks about putting his stand-up show "Dangerously Delicious" online, how he deals with fans on Twitter, and his love for R. Kelly.
Should "PG" and "R" be used to warn you about the content on the Web? Don Reisinger thinks not.
The new Transformers movie is being marketed to young kids, even though the PG-13 film narrowly missed an R-rating. Will parents of young kids launch a backlash once they see the film?
StreamCast Networks, which distributes the popular Morpheus file-swapping software, has hired a new attorney, lobbyist and public relations firm to shore up its legal fight against the record and movie industries. The company's former attorney, who had a history of successfully fighting the record industry on technology issues, quit last month after StreamCast said it couldn't afford his legal bills. The new firm, Brobeck Phleger & Harrison, has considerable experience with intellectual property issues. StreamCast also hired lobbyist Ellen Stroud, who previously worked with Silicon Valley political organization TechNet and Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.
Dell Computer is trying to woo multimedia, music and movie buffs with holiday promotions. For $69, consumers get a holiday game pack, including a Logitech game pad controller and Koss headphones. Amateur moviemakers can add IEEE 1394, also known as FireWire, connectivity to an existing PC for $99. Dell offers free MGI's Video Wave III digital editing software and online training with the IEEE 1394 card. For the music crowd, Dell is bundling HP's 8220 CD-RW drive, Koss headphones and 10 blank CD-R disks for $249.