In the big tech news of the week, the Galaxy Nexus steals the RAZR's thunder, but the iPhone 4S trumps them both. Plus: Lytro is here!
Hulu's coming Wednesday! Ars Technica says it's lame. Beatles on iTunes! Michael Jackson says no. Sprint's superfast data for HTC Mogul only. Get the picture?
Google Fiber has been on a small surge lately with a number of new small town stops, but IHS iSuppli is skeptical about a nationwide tour.
Pick up a Flux Capacitor or Mr. Fusion for that quirky genius inventor on your gift list. O'Reilly Auto Parts lists both in its online catalog. No word on availability or price.
From Japan, a device promises to guesstimate how old you are just by emitting a high-frequency sound similar to a mosquito's buzz.
Tackling the infinite monkey theorum, a programmer says he's recreated Shakespeare through random typing. It's a great idea, but the claim is too grand.
Company adds legal protections for intellectual property matters involving the photos and other content it licenses.
Also notable in data firm Pear Analytics' breakdown of tweet species is that there's less spam than expected.
From rainy New York City--today we talk about how the new Hobbit movies won't suck because Guillermo del Toro will be behind the camera, this weekend's movies, reactions from last night's Lost premiere, and the whole Microsoft and Yahoo! merger thingie.