Preview of “Makers” – The Star Wheel

By Brian Boyko [GAS] Contributor I’ve been holding onto this one for a while, and I’m glad it’s coming out now. As I mentioned earlier in my post on my new MacBook, I’m getting into documentary filmmaking. Currently I’m working on two projects. One of them is “Makers,” a documentary about do-it-yourselfers at the Austin […]

How to run Mac OS X Leopard on your PC

Yes folks, it’s true! Now any PC users can experience the joys of running Leopard on their system. The DailyApps blog describes how you can do it in three easy steps. Well its been only a day since the Mac OSX Leopard was released officially by Apple and the hackers have managed to create a […]

TRH: The Eavesdrop Sell (Video)

In this segment of The Real Hustle, the hustlers demonstrate exactly why you should always mind your own business when overhearing a conversation. You overhear someone saying an object is very valuable, but the person selling it doesn’t know that. Do you buy it before the person you’re overhearing gets to it?

Google GrandCentral: One (Phone) Ring to Rule Them All

By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS] GrandCentral is a new and exciting telco/Web 2.0 service. Created by Craig Walker (ex-CEO Dialpad Communications) and Vincent Paquet (ex-Director of Business Development at Yahoo!), their new service offers users a way to take some serious control over their “tele-identity.” GrandCentral boasts a myriad of features that would surely […]

[GAS] “How to” Contest – Only 24 hours left!

Just a quick post this morning to remind you guys that there’s only 24 hours left until the end of our contest. Haven’t sent us your entry yet? It’s still not too late! Good luck to everyone!

PC games on Sony PS3 using Game Streams

By David Peralty Contributing Writer, [GAS] Want to play Bioshock on the PlayStation 3? What about Halo 3? Well, that might just be an option of a new service via IPTV channels called Game Streams. The CEO, Richard Faria, says that the members of StreamMyGame will get a free plug-in that converts games into the […]

Mozilla launches Prism

Mozilla just announced a new project, Prism, which transforms Web applications into traditional, desktop-based programs. As time passes, the growth of the online world has encouraged many corporations to develop software that can run exclusively online. This can be problematic for some people who do not wish to operate inside a Web browser, or who […]

My miniOne beat up your iPhone

By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS] The electronic cloning market in China is undoubtedly very real and lucrative, but Popular Science recently featured an article about how Chinese Electronic companies are actually one-upping the originals. Case in point: The Meizu M8, aka the “miniOne.” It looks almost identical to the iPhone, and does have many […]

Monday afternoon fun: Why men should pee sitting down (Video)

The following video will tell you exactly why men should always pee sitting down. Ok, I know this isn’t tech related, but I’m sure it’ll help you pass the afternoon with a smile on your face. Enjoy!

The Phantom Wallet (Video)

In this segment of The Real Hustle, the hustlers show off some crafty pickpocket techniques. If someone bumps into you and your wallet still seems to be in your pocket, it doesn’t necessarily mean that it is. Have you ever been the victim of a pickpocket?

Computers are tools, not metaphors.

by Brian Boyko [GAS] Contributor This is just a quick note from my own experiences. People often throw around brand names in the computer market as if they were status symbols. While there’s nothing wrong with trusting a particular brand based on previous experience, there are instances where “brand loyalty” may lead people to make […]

Monday morning links serving: The October 29th edition

–The Complete Guide to Mac/Windows Interoperability Today Mac OS and Windows can work together in harmony on the same home network, sharing files and printers, mounting one another’s drives and using the same equipment, like wireless routers and USB drives. –5 Ways to Disarm A Grumpy Boss Here are 5 quick tips you can use […]