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Samsung PN59D550 Review

Review: Samsung's PN59D550 offers an extra inch in Samsung's Plus One Design compared to 58-inch HDTVs. It also has great plasma black levels and 3D performance.

  • Pros: Most affordable active-shutter 51-inch 3D HDTV available (as…
  • Cons: No Web apps (Netflix, etc.) , Remote not backlit , Plasma…

HP TouchPad $100 price cut made permanent

In what could signal the start of a price war in the tablet market, Hewlett-Packard has made permanent the $100 discount it offered last weekend on its TouchPad device.

Mobile

Hands on first impressions of Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger challenges both entrenched standards like SMS and competitors like BlackBerry Messenger, but does it stand up to the hype? We go hands-on to offer our first impressions.

Mobile

Facebook phone contact list isn’t new – but here’s how you can remove it

Don't let that News Feed post making the rounds scare you: The contact list has nothing to go with Messenger and it's easy to wipe out. Calm down.

Mobile

Nothing but good intentions behind Jonathan’s Starbucks card

Some skeptics were quick to cry "scam!," but the programmer behind the coffee-pay-it-forward plot insists this isn't the case.

Mobile

Why the HTC Bliss is already annoying

The HTC Bliss takes myths about women and technology to new proportions.

Android Army

Groupon updates IPO paperwork and admits it is not profitable

Groupon has revised its government filings and noted it's actually in the red.

Social Media

New graphene nanotubes could bring faster, microscopic computers

A team of UK researchers has created a material that could make more powerful and smaller computers.

Computing

Sony promises to replace the PSP of an Injured boy robbed on video during the London riots

As the London riots continue, one video of a bloodied 20-year old man with a broken jaw being mugged of his PSP leads Sony to announce that it will replace it.

Gaming

LivingSocial releases data revealing how much we like burritos, golf, yoga and massages

LivingSocial offers a fun glimpse into a cross section of the American consumer.

Web

Wide Angle HD Dive Mask captures high-quality video with no hands

This mask functions as a recreational dive mask and also records HD 720p video from the lens between the eyes.

Home

Gizmodo officially off the hook for the iPhone 4 it paid for

More than a year later, Gizmodo skirts legal repercussions for the iPhone 4 prototype incident.

Apple

Call of Duty Elite to feature ‘exclusive episodic content’ from Ridley Scott, among others

Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg says to expect "exclusive episodic content" for Call of Duty Elite, bolstered by contributions from Ridley and Tony Scott, Jason Bateman, Will Arnet and Ben Silverman.

Gaming

Fallout: New Vegas DLC ‘Lonesome Road’ delayed past August

The Lonesome Road DLC release for Obsidian Entertainment's Fallout: New Vegas, originally set to arrive in August, has been delayed beyond the end of this month.

Gaming