It is a bit early for Christmas, but this is neat. Planet Vids (downloadable WMV file (4.9 MB) has a cool long video clip that shows outdoor Christmas lights animating on a house with music (listen to it!). Impressive! I would love to see that in person and see how it works behind the scenes. Although, it reminds me something from horror movies like Poltergeist with the lights in the house.
Engadget mentions Microsoft released a special edition of Windows XP only in Japan to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the first Windows.
MSNBC combines and lists four of its writers' ten scariest characters in TVland. There were ground rules for the television shows: They had to be fictional, so no reality TV villains. Also, the show had to still be making new episodes...
Blue's News mentions a CNN story on eerie white pumpkins -- naturally white, not painted -- are finding their way into more and more homes this Halloween season. The albinos are called ghost pumpkins, snowballs, luminas or Caspers -- presumably a reference to the friendly ghost. And the ones about the size of a baseball? Baby Boos.
This FoxTrot cartoon shows a dilemma on which comic book character to be for Halloween. At the same time, be able to
Off the Mark has a funny and cute comic cartoon about a mother suggesting be a pirate, but the kid ...
CNET News.com and The New York Times (no registration required) report that even though the prices of printers have dropped up to 30 percent in the last few months thanks to a savage price war, buyers are going to pay at least 28 cents a print. This is if you believe the manufacturers' math. It could be closer to 50 cents a print if you trust the testing of product reviewers at Consumer Reports.
The gang, at Homestar Runner, get sick. Yikes. Poor Cheat and eww! :(
POBEDITELI - Soldiers of the Great War is an online multimedia feature that shows the details Russia's struggle with Nazi Germany during World War II (WWII).
"... a healthy girl, born 7:15p, 6 pounds 12.9 oz." --Mousey's e-mail.
Congratulations. Now, he will be busier than ever! ;)
/. reports today (well the other side of Earth) is MP3's 10th birthday.