New WordPress.com policy allows it to shut down blogs of Sandy Hook deniers

WordPress.com has taken down a handful of blogs, according to several complaints from affected blog owners and readers who claim the sites were removed from WordPress.com, despite not being in violati

#StuffMicrosoftSays: “Don’t Get Scroogled,” Launches Holiday Bing Campaign

Microsoft just launched a <del datetime="2012-11-28T15:41:03+00:00">full-on offensive</del> campaign for holiday shoppers called "<a target="_blank" href="http://scroogled.com/">Scroogled</a>." Yes, i

Is the Nikon Q the next EVIL camera?

There’s been some interesting noises coming out of Photokina in the form of some leaked photos that were sent to Nikon Rumors. There’s not much to the photos, just some phone camera shots

Take A Sneak Peek At Nikon's EVIL Patent

Not to be outdone by the other camera manufacturers, Nikon has been working on an EVIL camera (Canon is already evil, so they haven’t come out with one yet), and we’re finally getting a pe

Don't buy Lord Of The Rings on Blu-ray (yet)

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/LOTR-cover.jpg" />So Lord of the Rings (hereafter called LOTR) is coming out on Blu-ray tomorrow. Cool, having it in HD will nice. Better

Sony shows off the Alpha concept camera menus and screenshots

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/pma_gp_onp_lg_04-620x388.jpg" />We told you about Sony's new concept <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/02/21/many-many-cameras-are-

Nikon teasing an EVIL camera?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/nikon-mystery-8-back.jpg" />To Canon shooters, <em>all</em> Nikon cameras are evil. But none are truly <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com

CNN & Cracked take the piss out of Apple and Jobs

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/10974v3-max-250x250.jpg" />As much as we love Apple products here at CrunchGear, sometimes we don't particularly care for Apple the <em>c

Rumor: Is Panasonic working on a sucessor to the GF1?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/pana_43.png">So what's the deal? Is Panasonic working on a new camera? The short version is yes. The long version is a little more compli

Olympus E-P2 not just official, but for sale too

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/e-p2.jpg" />So we told mere moments ago (in internet time) that Olympus had <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/11/05/olympus-e-p2-ge

"Grapefruit" 360-degree video camera – wonderful or terrifying?

I can’t tell whether the idea of this 360-degree video camera is a good or a bad thing, but I’m surprised we haven’t seen more stuff like it. Stitching the images together from a liv

Kensington's new keyboard is actually slick and different

I don’t know what the feeling is that I get from this keyboard. I feel like it’s a bad guys keyboard. Like how in the first season of 24 all the bad guys used PCs? I feel like they should

English lady columnist calls video games 'crack cocaine'

[photopress:vcross.jpg,full,right] This lady rules. Janice Turner of The Times—they have a decent football podcast—goes into the familiar “new technology is scary and stupid and I wi

666 exorcised from Louisiana prefixes

There are places all over America where 666, The Number Of The Beast, is a telephone prefix. Reeves, in Allen Parish, LA, is one less place, having finalized to change 666 to 749 over the next 90 days

Google evil for not supporting troops, hating on fetuses

Google changes its logo for holidays and special occasions. They added a little Sputnik, did a cute little Chinese dragon boat, and even celebrated Edvard Munch’s birthday. But one thing those l

Titanic Bad Karma: Watches Made from Famous Shipwreck

The Titanic was the one-time largest boat in the world, and is now a metaphor for things going wrong despite all the odds. You’ll want to keep that in mind when you purchase one of these luxury

Google AdWords: Screwing Us Every Which Way?

Back when I was on the buying end of Google AdWords, I discovered how draconian the company was when you tried to buy certain terms. Your website had to match certain requirements – no pop-ups,