Polycom Acquires HP's Videoconferencing Unit For $89 Million In Cash

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/hp-united-states-visual-collaboration.png" class="shot2">Video conferencing company Polycom is <a href="http://www.marketwire.com/press

Google: Chrome OS Only For Notebooks Right Now

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/chromebook2.jpg" />Although we recently heard tell of a <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/04/27/bug-reports-reveal-potential-chrome

Suunto Elementum Terra All Black Watch Is All Black

This is just a new color variation on an existing model from Suunto, but damn is it a looker. The all-black casing and negative display make for a stealthy look, and it retains all the sweet functions

This Stun Gun-Equipped Armored Glove Is Worthy Of Judge Dredd

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/bodyguard_diagram.jpg" />Although I can picture a battalion of shield-faced riot police wielding these against a terrified populace, the

TDK Shows Off Transparent Bistable OLED Mobile Display

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/displays-620x424.jpg" />The transparent <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/displays/">display</a> wars are yet to begin, since everyo

Zinio Comes To Honeycomb

The popular virtual magazine marketplace Zinio has arrived on Android 3.0, bringing its stable of titles (including Rolling Stone, Popular Mechanics, and Us Weekly) to the likes of the Xoom and Galaxy

Samsung Starts Production In New OLED Display Factory

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/factory.jpg" />Despite <a href="http://crunchgear.com/tag/samsung">Samsung</a>’s ongoing patent tiff with Apple, the South Korea-based

ViewSonic Officially Unwraps ViewPad 7x Android Tablet

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/viewpad.jpg" />Along with an aluminum roll pad laptop protector, a USB-ported alien doll IM notifier, and of course, Intel’s new Ultrab

WHO Assessment Puts Cell Phone Use At "Possibly Carcinogenic"

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/phonescan.jpg" />The World Health Organization has just released the findings of a major literature review by leading scientists in the f

HP Issues Another Round Of Notebook Battery Recalls

Remember back last year when HP recalled overheating and exploding batteries? No? Here’s our coverage. Apparently a series somehow escaped the net and now HP is recalling another 162,000 noteboo

U.S., U.K. Recognize Cyberland As A Legitimate Battlefield

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/armymen.jpg" />As sad as it is to think about, cyberland gets more and more dangerous each year. Identity theft and random acts of hacker

The Kisai RPM Tokyoflash Watch: Surprisingly Handsome, Made Of Acetate

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/RPM-watch-front-view.jpeg">Acetate is the high-gloss material used to make glasses and other wearables. Tokyoflash has taken the material

Is Your Macbook's Butt Peeling? Get A New Bottom

If you bought a Macbook between October 2009 and today you may be facing dreaded “peel-butt” where the rubber flakes off of the bottom of the laptop. You can either bring your laptop into

Urwerk's UR-202S Wild Watch In Steel

<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Urwerk-UR-202S-7.jpg" alt="" />The Urwerk UR-202S, aka the Hammerhead, also bears the name "Full Metal Jacket." The Stanley Kubrick movi

Comments Are A Little Borked Today

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/underc.jpeg">It seems comments are a little borked today as the Disqus plug-in failed during our last update and problems just started sh


<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/inset_img2.jpeg" class="right">It's hard out there for a Alien Abduction Believer. You're busy wandering near the desert with a .22 and s

The Nintendo DS Lite Is Now Just $99

The aging Nintendo DS Lite just got a breath of sweet life. If you don’t already own the fantastic handheld, perhaps its new, lower $99 price will bring you aboard the party bus. Nintendo just a

Garmin Releases New And Improved eTrek Handheld GPS Units

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/garmin-etrek-30.jpg">The Garmin eTrek series has long been the go-to outdoor GPS unit. They're affordable, capable, and, as I've learned,

My Book, Black Hat, Is In ePub Format And Is Free To Download

<img src="http://www.bigwidelogic.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Screen-shot-2011-05-31-at-10.03.35-AM-300x133.jpg" />I wrote a book in 2004 about hackers, spammers, and other nerds and I thought I'd

Beware Of Exploding Ikea Alarm Clocks

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/shanghai.home-clock-ikea-620x465.jpg">Haters gonna hate. Reports just hit that states "booby-trapped" Ikea alarm clocks recently exploded
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