Zune HD is dead confirms Microsoft

Microsoft has officially confirmed that its Zune PMPs – including the Zune HD – have been axed, despite having denied yesterday that such a decision about the media players had been made. “We recently announced that, going forward, Windows Phone will be the focus of our mobile music and video strategy,” Microsoft’s Zune Player support … Continue reading

John Williams: Star Wars Main Theme

Today John Williams—one of cinemas most memorable and prolific composers—turns 81. And even if you’ve never heard of him, you’ve certainly heard his work. He’s responsible for some of the most recognizable movie soundtracks from the past 40 years. Those two creepy notes that foreshadow an impending shark attack in Jaws? That was Williams’ creation. … Continue reading

Apple Has Sold Over 25 Billion Songs on iTunes

Apple announced yet another digital milestone on Wednesday with the confirmation that it has now sold over 25 billion songs on its iTunes Store since it launched in January 2001. According to Eddy Cue, Apple’s SVP of Internet Software and Services, that means that the Store averaged “over 15,000 songs downloaded per minute,” from Apple’s … Continue reading

Join This Day In The Rolling Stones – iPad App Review

Unless you have been living under a rock since the early 1960′s, chances are good that you have not only heard of the Rolling Stones but that you’ve listened to a few of their songs. Heralded by many as one of the greatest rock and roll bands of all time, The Rolling Stones have certainly … Continue reading

Animated Tetris Alarm Clock [pic]

I stopped using an alarm clock years ago since my phone has that functionality built in and it works just as well as an alarm clock (except it can’t wake me up to FM radio like my old clock radio used to). However, this animated Tetris alarm clock could easily convince me to go back … Continue reading

General Grievous Becomes World Glass Drummer

I bet that this is something that you were not expecting to see, it looks like a re-built and re-programmed General Grievous from Star Wars, but it is in the German made StickBoy created and built by Frank Barnes from Robocross. Here are some details on the robot drummer known as StickBoy; Model no – … Continue reading