Why the TV World Stayed 2-D and Got Smart Instead

One year ago, TV manufacturers planned a coming-out party for 3-D TV that would ignite another television upgrade cycle. Fast-forward to CES 2011 and it's as if the standard is already forgotten. And while smart TV is still in its early stages, the ultimate promise of the transforming the TV to a service platform holds much more potential long-term than 3-D.…

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Why Nintendo’s 3DS is Doomed

On Monday, well known gaming industry analyst Michael Pachter released a research note proclaiming the forthcoming Nintendo 3DS would "revolutionize the gaming industry." He's wrong, however, about the 3DS overall prognosis. The device is doomed, and it has Apple's iPhone/iPod Touch to blame.…

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Lenovo Goes 3D with IdeaPad Y560d

The world seems consumed with 3D, with talk of 3D TVs and computers all over the news lately. Computer maker Lenovo is paying attention to this and introduced its first 3D notebook -- the IdeaPad Y560d. The 15 inch notebook can play 3D games and movies.…

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