LG's new TVs claim 1,000,000,000:1 contrast ratio

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/lg_billion_contrast_ratio_tv2.jpg" /> That's a lot of... brightness. Or darkness. I'm not sure. Either way, I think there must be someth

Zoho Seeks To Capitalize On Closure Of Google Notebook With Easy Import

Tomorrow morning Zoho will announce new import functionality for migrating Google Notebooks into Zoho Notebook. This comes on the heels of Google’s decision to stop Google Notebook development a

100% recycled materials backpack looks squarey but nice

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/recycle.jpg" /> <a href="http://www.leedsworld.com/products/item/?item=3001-99">This unique-looking laptop bag/backpack</a> from Leeds i

SlideShare Now Lets You Fuse YouTube Into Your Presentations

<a href="http://www.slideshare.net"><img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/slidesharelogo.png" class="shot2" /></a> Back in 2006 when we first <a href="http://www.beta.techc

Facebook's Big Day: 1.5 Million Obama-Related Status Updates Via CNN

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/cnn-inaug-1.png" /> It may be Obama Day today, but it was definitely also Facebook Day - the company had its <a href="http://www.beta.

New SSDs by Intel from Kingston

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/ssdm-series.jpg" />So they're not really new. Just Intel SSDs with a Kingston SSDNow on them. Kingston hopes that speed and reliability f

CNN's Inauguration Photosynth will blow your mind

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/picture-11.jpg" alt="" />You've likely seen Photosynth in action before, but reader KSA sent this in and we thought we'd share. Look at a

Nine (questionable) reasons why Blu-ray will succeed

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/bluray.jpg" /> There's a lengthy article over here written by a well-meaning but perhaps slightly self-deluding Sony apologist, detailin

"Solve a problem with Windows 7 beta" actually works?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/windows_7.png" />As a long time Windows user, I normally consider their pop up messages offering to help me with my error to be less than

Test Drive: 2009 Lincoln MKS AWD

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/imgp6861.jpg" alt="" />This ain’t your daddy’s Lincoln Town Car. In fact, it’s completely different than anything you’ve ever see

Plantronics laying off 18% of employees, now!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/plantronics_logo.jpg">Effective immediately, 900 jobs have been cut at <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/Plantronics/">Plantronics</

Nederlanders execute plan to resurrect Polaroid film

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/bj21.png" /> Although Polaroid is planning its comeback in the form of a <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/01/14

IBM Announces Lotus Notes ActiveSync Support For iPhone

IBM just announced Lotus Notes ActiveSync support will be released later this year. The code is already live, and was demonstrated in a seminar earlier today at Lotusphere. This is native integration

Apple selling refurbs cheaper in China

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/nano_scratched.jpg">How dare <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/apple/">Apple</a> sell refurbished <a href="http://www.reuters.com/ar

A Closer Look At The Helio That Almost Was

Last month, an eBay auction appeared for a Helio phone that wasn’t supposed to exist. Now, we’d heard whispers of this phone before, but we only really knew two things: 1) It was a Helio-b

People Paying Good Money To Cheat Pointless Twitter Competition

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/shortyawards.png" class="shot2" /><a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2008/12/10/the-shorty-awards-honor-twitters-elite-tweets/">We

Now for something completely DIFFA

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/capture.png" /> Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (<a href="http://diffa.org/">DIFFA</a>), a major supporter of education and d

A Bird's Eye View Of The Inauguration (First Satellite Image)

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/01/wash-mon-inaug-detail.jpg" /> No, those aren't giant ants swarming around the Washington Monument all the way up to the U.S. Capitol Building

Study: Kids spend too much time computer, not learning useful skills

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/kidcomputer.jpg" />Your children are in <a HREF="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1122225/The-toxic-Web-generation-Children-spend-

Yahoo Live May Live Again As Y!Undead

<img alt="" /><a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2008/02/07/yahoo-launches-live-a-live-streaming-video-service/">Yahoo Live</a> was a short lived project that let users broadcast live video on Ya
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