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P.T. is pure video-game marketing genius

Only just announced at the company's Gamescom briefing, P.T. or "playable teaser" is a horrifying and brilliantly ambitious effort to promote the relaunch of a classic horror franchise.

By August 13, 2014


Smartphone-controlled motion alarm keeps stuff safe

Sammy Screamer is a little motion-sensitive attachment that alerts you via smartphone when your stuff gets moved.

By February 10, 2014


SkyScreamer: Extreme swings thrill and terrify

The SkyScreamer extreme swing ride just opened at Six Flags St. Louis. Try screaming into a 43 mph wind as you fly around 236 feet up in the air.

By May 19, 2011


Coyote Case: Because your iPhone needs a piercing siren

Turn your iPhone into a screaming banshee with the Coyote Case, a siren alarm designed to attract help when you're in danger.

By November 2, 2012


Six things not to love about the Nexus S

Even with the great features coming in the Samsung Nexus S Android smartphone, there are some issues that might deter potential buyers.

By December 7, 2010


The 404 637: Where college is expensive (podcast)

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, hosts Jeff Bakalar, Wilson G. Tang, and Justin Yu take a closer look at Blackberry's new Torch smartphone, Facebook's ethnicity trend study, regional gadget trends, and why it's never a good idea to sing John Denver at karaoke.

By August 4, 2010


Intel-Nvidia screamer has lots of processors--and fans

A $12,000 Intel Skulltrail-based system using two top-line quad-core QX9775 processors and a bevy of Nvidia GPUs devotes a disproportionate amount of real estate to fans.

By May 2, 2008


Paranormal movie succeeds with abnormal online marketing

The movie "Paranormal Activity" cost almost nothing to make, but is a big hit. That success it being credited to online buzz and social networking rather than conventional marketing.

By October 12, 2009


Jobs: New Intel Macs are 'screamers'

Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduces the first Intel-based Macs, almost a half a year ahead of schedule.

By January 10, 2006