Joonho Byun

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iPad Air sells out in New York, Hong Kong, other parts of China

Apple’s iPad Air and iPad Mini launch seems to be going very well indeed.<p>The new Air is available in 42 countries on launch day, the most ever, and initial reports on sales are very positive. Sales in Hong Kong are almost at a standstill after local Apple stores sold out, and shipping times across …

Crowdfund A Collapsible RC Tricopter

It looks a bit like Anakin Skywalker's starfighter from The Phantom Menace.<p>The three-rotor SwitchBlade, a small, collapsible drone that's already raised $32,810 on Kickstarter, is designed to compete with radially symmetric quadrotors in the realms of search and rescue, infrastructure inspection, …

Name the Thing Contest – 240 - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

The prize this week is an 6V 0.6W Solar Cell. This contest will run for one week (September 28 – October 4, 2013). Ending time is based on central …

Flying Hovercrafts - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Do you have a boat and are looking for the next toy? I think this Flying hovercraft might be high on the list, just imagine not needing to drive your …

RC Plane Glove Flight Control - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you want to fly an RC plane but don’t think getting used to flying with a standard RC remote this glove control system might be a build that could …

Quadrotor with Machine Gun - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

We saw a Hexacopter Delivery Platform yesterday. If your RC vehicle is flying in an environment that is a bit more hostile why not implement a few of …

6 Axis 3D Printer - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

One common theme amongst 3D printers is that most of them print layer by layer. The printing is normally started on a flat build platform and grows …

Inside an Inexpensive Air Hogs RC Helicopter - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

There are a ton of these tiny RC Helicopters around, lots of them use IR light to send signals from the remote to the RC Helicopter. Arduino versus …

Name the Thing Contest – 241 - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

The prize this week is an 6V 0.6W Solar Cell. This contest will run for one week (October 26 – November 1, 2013). Ending time is based on central …

J. K. Rowling And BBC Capitalize On PlayStation 3's Wonderbook This Christmas

<i>J.K. Rowling pens new content for the next Wonderbook Book of Potions game. This is joined by BBC’s Walking With Dinosaurs title to start capitalizing on Wonderbook’s early promise.</i><p>After the success of Book of Spells with my children last Christmas I was keen to follow this up with other titles for …

'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' Extinction Mode Revealed

Activision and Infinity Ward have revealed the new Extinction Mode in upcoming <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>.<p>Like the <i>Black Ops</i> Zombie Mode, Extinction Mode is a cooperative experience, pitting 1-4 players against hordes of aliens while they set out to destroy the alien hives.<p>The game mode features an upgrade …

Battlefield 4 on Xbox One vs. PS4: No Discernible Difference

Now that Battlefield 4 is on the market, we’re getting our first look at a video genre that’s sure to take up lots of blog space in the coming months: the Xbox One vs. Ps4 comparison. Several videos have surfaced from outlets that have developer’s versions of both next-gen consoles, and we of the …

'Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag' Review -- An Assassin's Life For Me

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is built on two fundamental assumptions. The first is that you can build a game on all the basic structure of its predecessors while making it feel completely different, and the second is that pirates are awesome. The simplicity of the second bolsters the riskiness of …

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EA Earnings Preview: Battlefield 4, Mobile Growth, And Next-Gen

<i>EA earnings should be roughly in line with guidance according to most analysts, even as shares fall on lukewarm ‘Battlefield 4′ reception.</i><p>EA reports its second quarter FY14 earnings today at 5:00 PM EST.<p>Analysts predict—on average—earnings of 12 cents a share on revenue of $977.8 million, down from …

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'Titanfall' Exclusive To Microsoft, Definitely Not Coming To PS4

There’s a rumor going around that Titanfall, EA’s upcoming mech shooter from Respawn Entertainment, is a timed exclusive for Microsoft platforms, and will eventually make its way to the PS4. That rumor, EA emphasized during its earnings call, is not true. Titanfall is a pure exclusive for Xbox One, …

The Grand Theft Auto Effect - Take-Two Interactive Reports Record Q2 Revenues

Take-Two Interactive (NASDAQ: TTWO) reported record non-GAAP revenues in the quarter ended September 30 2013, and raised its outlook for the Fiscal Year 2014, based on the rocket-jump success of Rockstar Games’ <i>Grand Theft Auto V.</i><p>Although the financial period covered included only the first 13 days …

Microsoft Ensures 'Titanfall' Will Never Come to Sony's PS4

There’s a whole bunch of EA news flying around since their earnings call last night, including their $273M loss (though they did beat expectations) and the cancellation of their free-to-play Command and Conquer project.<p>What’s perhaps most stunning is the news that Titanfall, once thought to be only …

Target offering buy two, get one free deal on PS4 games during launch week

Target will allegedly offer a buy two, get one free deal on PlayStation 4 games during the console's launch week, according to leaked materials for the promotion.<p>A Target flyer posted to Reddit by user "Scotty_Supernova" lists the deal as in-store only and notes that it applies to only a handful of …

Russia's Unstoppable Terminator Tank Is Now Even More Deadly

After being thoroughly worked over by Chechen separatists at the Battle of Grozny in 1995, Russia set about reinventing its armored divisions. The …

Build Your Own LEGO Sputnik to Commemorate the Start of the Space Race

Fifty-six years ago today, humanity entered the Space Age as a 23-inch radio-pulsing metal sphere dubbed Sputnik 1 entered LEO. As it sped around the …

Switzerland Is Preparing for a French Invasion

Switzerland's got a lot going on. There are the mountains, the lakes, the delicious chocolate, the less-delicious cheese. Oh, and the money, the …

This Watch Tells You How Much Time You Waste Compared to Everyone Else

If you're worried that you've been sleeping in too much, or spending more time in front of the TV than you really should, you can finally see how …

The iPhone's First Demo Was Buggy as Hell

Saturday is the second anniversary of Steve Jobs's death, and a lot of remembrances are making their way around the web. One of the most revealing …

Now Availabe: GoPro Hero 3+, Libratone Loop, Windows 8.1 and More

Hear that? It's the weekend, barreling down the tracks of time. Let's stop that metaphor right there before we all start reflecting on the meaning of …

11 Tech and Science Programs Being Killed by the Government Shutdown

Unless you've been horrifyingly oblivious to absolutely everything happening around you, you know that the government has been in a state of shutdown …

What's Your Favorite App That No One Knows About

The best, most awesome apps for phones or tablets usually get found out and blow up into a flurry of success with hundreds of thousands or millions …

Turn Your Old iPhone into a Wireless Music System

Attention, Mac people who just bought or are about to receive a new iPhone. If your <i>old</i> iPhone is still fairly new, you don’t have any kids yammering …

This Leaked Manual Lists Literally All the Nexus 5's Specs

Nexus nerds, we may have just hit the jackpot. Android Police just got its hands on what appears to be a leaked service manual for the …