An Animated Primer to Dubstep

By Mario Aguilar on at

Thanks to the mainstream success of artists like Skrillex, dubstep is enjoying some widespread appreciation. Wait, but what is dubstep? Most people probably can't tell it apart from other types electronic music.

Exclusive Lego R2-D2 Is the Lego Set You Must Get This Year

By Jesus Diaz on at

You should have bought this new Lego R2-D2, from the Ultimate Collector Series, instead of the new iPad. Why? First, because it's amazing. Second, because it's amazing. Third, because it will be sold out very soon. Fourth, because it will cost as much as two new iPads in just a year.

This American Life's Damning Foxconn Report Was Mostly Made Up

By Mario Aguilar on at

This American Life has retracted its episode about working conditions at Foxconn. Apple challenged the veracity of the reporting in the piece when if first ran in January, and in an episode set to air later today, the radio show will confirm that Mike Daisey made up some of the most shocking facts in his story.

iPad Test Notes: Speed (Versus Tegra 3)

By Brent Rose on at

Apple made some bold claims about its new A5X chip, claiming it would give a 4x graphical boost over Nvidia's Tegra 3. At the same time, the Tegra 3 is a powerhouse of computational processing. So lets put 'em to the test.