For $93,050 or $111,805 (with stand) you can now purchase Bang & Olufsen's BeoVision 4 103-inch plasma. Available in a number of colors just in case you want more than one. Original Engadget story with video of the unit plus a gallery of images of a television none of us will probably ever see in real life.
The Ping Pong Door functions just like any ordinary door except there's an inner panel that flips down to make a ping pong table. You just need two adjacent rooms with enough free space and your ready to play. Design by Tobias Fraenzel, a working version was show recently at the Milano Salone fair but no release date has been set as of yet.
Marriott Inner Harbor Uses Breakthrough Digital Signage Package from Noventri to Maximize Guest Experience
Three of the four big broadcast networks now own stakes in Hulu, the popular video web site. ABC Enterprises, a unit of the Walt Disney Company, announced Thursday that it would join NBC Universal, which is owned by General Electric and Vivendi, and the News Corporation, owner of Fox, as a partner in the joint venture. Hulu, which in the last 18 months has become the third most popular video site on the Web, behind YouTube and Fox Interactive Media, displays free, high-quality versions of television shows and movies, supported by advertising. It said it would add ABC shows like "Lost," "Desperate Housewives" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to its online library by late summer, pending regulatory approval. Read the full New York Times article here.
Microsoft plans to make a "Release Candidate" build of its latest operating system, Windows 7, available for anyone to download May 5. Once installed the preview won't expire until June 2010 so anyone wanting to try it out has more than a year to decide before they need to make a decision. Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions will be available in English, German, Japanese, French, and Spanish. Arstechnica has an in depth look at one of the earlier betas if you want to see whats improved since Vista and whats completely new.
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