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Justin Bieber's iPhone: What will the police find?

While investigating an alleged egging of a neighbor's house, police seize Justin Bieber's iPhone in search of, well, messages egging on the egging. The star, though, is said to be in fear of what else the police might find.

By Jan. 16, 2014


Track your family with a new app

An app from SecuraTrac allows parents to monitor their children's whereabouts and set up virtual zones that they have to stay in.

By Sep. 16, 2011


StarCraft player recognized by US as pro athlete

Some say playing video games is a waste of time. But it earned South Korea's Dong-hwan "Violet" Kim a career in the United States.

By Dec. 11, 2013


Apple reportedly hires THX creator for audio job

Apple is said to have hired Tomlinson Holman, the creator of Lucasfilm's THX sound system, to head up the company's audio efforts.

By May. 4, 2011


Help curate The Big Internet Museum

New crowdsourced online museum pays tribute to the pioneers who made the Internet what it is today. Remember Usenet and Numa Numa Guy?

By Dec. 17, 2012


What is THX?

By May. 24, 2012


Surround-sound technology explained

Revised textbook of Tomlinson Holman, a developer of Lucas' THX Sound, provides an in-depth overview of surround sound for recording professionals and home theater enthusiasts alike.

By Jul. 10, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 1344: Gadgets for rich, white people (podcast)

Some Gamespot.com editors discovered that the Microsoft Xbox Kinect seems to have trouble recognizing darker skinned players. Plus, it pretty much requires you to have a big, giant house. So, you can see how we arrived at the obvious conclusion in our headline, there. Plus, why Hulu is, in fact, destroying the TV industry, and we're ok with that. And Facebook Beacon returns in the form of Deals. Clever, Facebook. Very clever. --Molly

By Nov. 4, 2010


New & Noteworthy: Apple retail openings; DVI-Hub; MS set to lure Mac fans; Email anniversary; more

New & Noteworthy: Apple retail openings; DVI-Hub; MS set to lure Mac fans; Email anniversary; more

By Oct. 3, 2001


Does surround sound audio have a future?

For movies and games, it's a no-brainer. But for pure audio, surround sound is a tough sell.

By Feb. 22, 2008