The Week in iPhone Apps: ONE. LAST. TIME.

Hey guys. So this is my last time doing the iPhone apps column, because it's my last day at Gizmodo. So it's only fitting that we enter the DANGER ZONE. » 5/08/09 5:40pm 5/08/09 5:40pm

Eating Like an Astronaut: Our Six-Course Space Food Taste Test

Eating is one of life's most important activities, and the same applies in space. Every astronaut eats three times a day, and yesterday for lunch, Adam and I had space food. It was awesome. » 5/08/09 12:40pm 5/08/09 12:40pm

iHome iP1 Studio Series iPod Dock Looks Nice, Sounds Nice

For an iPod dock anyway. Most impressive is the woofer and tweeter pushing through a transparent pane of lucite-like plastic in the front. There's also some kind of active EQ that iHome's pretty proud of. » 5/07/09 8:50pm 5/07/09 8:50pm

Ricoh CX1 Review: A Photographer's Compact Point and Shoot

Where most other camera companies are going for 720p video in their nicer point-and-shoots, Ricoh added more photo-centric features to the CX1: in-camera HDR, high-speed sequential shooting and razor-sharp macro. We've tested, and we like. » 5/07/09 11:10am 5/07/09 11:10am

Electronic House's Home of the Year Makes Me Want to Die

Ever wake up in a fitful cold sweat with the cutting realization that there're certain areas in your home where you can't watch TV!!??. Then Electronic House's Home of the Year is for you. » 5/05/09 7:30pm 5/05/09 7:30pm

Our Very Own Martian Landscape Here On Earth

This is the Mars Desert Research Station in the Utah desert. Photographer Vincent Fournier went there to make beautiful photographs that capture the loneliness and desolation of humans on Mars. Someday! » 5/05/09 4:20pm 5/05/09 4:20pm

Santa LeBron Gifts Unsuspecting Teammates With Flip Mino HD Cams

It's probably just the latest of King James's half-hourly endorsement contract fulfillments, but it's still slightly weird to see the 'Bron at the 2009 MVP rostrum pulling Flip cams out of a Best Buy bag. » 5/05/09 12:40pm 5/05/09 12:40pm

Light Saber Jousting With Segways

Vice TV, going where no other news outlets dare: This time, it's Segway instruction from an NYC weirdo named Itsy, then stage combat light saber lessons with the NYC Jedi Academy in Brooklyn. Then, fight! » 5/04/09 9:00pm 5/04/09 9:00pm

Meet Leroy Chiao, This Week's Contributing Astronaut

Leroy Chiao has flown on the Space Shuttle three times, spent six months commanding the ISS, and logged over 36 hours walking in space. This week he's blogging for Giz. We're excited. » 5/04/09 1:30pm 5/04/09 1:30pm

Toughcam Battle: Canon PowerShot D10 vs. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1

Both Panasonic and Canon announced their first water- and shock-proof compact toughcams earlier this year, and we've taken them underwater for a test. Which is better for capturing your summertime antics both wet AND wild? » 4/29/09 4:40pm 4/29/09 4:40pm

Amimon's Latest WHDI Streaming Chips Do Full Uncompressed 1080p @ 60Hz

Wireless HD is still little more than a carrot dangled in front of rich noses at CES, but Amimon's WHDI standard is one of the least vaporous, and their new chips improve on the spec. » 4/29/09 10:00am 4/29/09 10:00am

Bike Handlebars WIth Built-In Basket

It's no plastic wicker with a plastic daisy on the front, but it's a great idea: structurally combine handlebars and a basket into one piece. Sadly, I think it's a design concept, not a product. » 4/28/09 2:40pm 4/28/09 2:40pm

Latest Android Cupcake 1.5 Build Gets Video Walkthrough

It usually takes me about 60-90 seconds to eat a cupcake; this guy took about 10 minutes with his. On view: the new camcorder function, soft keyboard, browser improvements and YouTube uploads. » 4/28/09 12:26pm 4/28/09 12:26pm

Morse-It iPhone App Makes Samuel Morse Proud On His Birthday

Even though Samuel Morse is floating around on some ethereal atmospheric zaps right now, he is not too blissed out to smile at Morse-It, which commemorates his 218th birthday today with amazing real-time Morse translation. » 4/27/09 1:40pm 4/27/09 1:40pm

GE Makes Holographic Storage Breakthrough For Cheap(er) 500GB Discs

Sheinhardt Wigs GE engineers have announced a breakthrough in the formerly retardedly-expensive field of holographic storage: by making the holograms smaller, they can squeeze 500GB on standard-sized optical discs. » 4/27/09 10:39am 4/27/09 10:39am