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Cognitive psychologists are giddy over smartphones

Collecting data via smartphones could solve several problems cognitive psychologists encounter when trying to study people with as little bias as possible, new research suggests.

By September 29, 2011


The 404 636: Where we have our Froyo and eat it too (podcast)

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu look over the new Froyo update for the HTC Evo 4G and Google's Android operating system, discover Android sales outpacing iPhones, and compare Wilson's iPhone 4 to Jeff's HTC Evo.

By August 3, 2010


Buzz Out Loud 1278: Pad, mouse, or nubbin? (podcast)

Who knew -- Apple still makes computers, and today launched a bunch of new ones, plus a ginormous desktop trackpad to go with them. Also: The robot that will make you breakfast. Eventually.

By July 27, 2010


Digital City No. 37: iPhone 3Gs vs. Palm Pre vs. the RIAA vs. laptop battery tests

Episode 37of the Digital City, where we discuss the new Apple iPhone 3Gs and the Palm Pre; the best of E3, according to Nielson; a record legal judgment against online music sharing; and why you can't trust anyone's laptop battery life tests, except ours.

By June 21, 2009


Yahoo Video gains, YouTube crosses 5.3 billion streams

Yahoo Video streams surged 56 percent and unique users grew 35 percent in September, according to Nielsen Online.

By October 31, 2008


Watching the watchers: TiVo tracks ad viewing

Ad agency Starcom teams with TiVo to be the first to use its Nielsen ratings-like data to track which television shows and ads people fast-forward through, watch, and time-shift.

By July 30, 2008


Yahoo extends Flickr with video

Digital cameras can do video, and Flickr will be able to as well. The catches only pro members can post videos, and there's a 90-second limit.

By April 8, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 687: ByeMax

I think we're going to have to call WiMax dead. After all, the CEO of a WiMax network said it's a "disaster." Ouch.

By March 24, 2008


Episode 601: Europe gets its day

Buzz Out Loud's European army mobilizes to strike down the evil generalizations of Brian Cooley. Hey, plus you guys have iPhone now!

By November 9, 2007


Firefox's 1st birthday: A rollercoaster year

The Firefox Web browser is one year old today, and it has already enjoyed rapid take-up, plenty of plaudits, and the occasional security scare. Take a trip back through 12 months in the life of an open source browser

By November 9, 2005