in the lab


In the Lab: Will Smith Gets Burned by the Apple TV

As part of my testing for this month’s cover feature, I spent a few
quality days watching movies from the iTunes Store on my PC and in my
living room. By necessity, I had to integrate a newly updated Apple TV
into my entertainment center, which is a fairly common closed cabinet
with a few air vents in the back. All of my other electronics
devices—my receiver, my TiVo, my Xbox 360—live happily in this
environment (although I do open the cabinet door when I fire up the

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Guess who's to blame for your media streaming woes? (Hint: Microsoft)


In the Lab: Gordon Mah Ung Re-Examines RealTek Audo

RealTek's cheating drivers might finally be fixed, maybe.


In the Lab: Gordon Mah Ung Wants to Kill ATX

Why do we stick with a legacy formfactor and kill the forward-thinking ones?

In the Lab: Gordon Mah Ung Thinks ESA Is Long Overdue

More knobs and gauges are a good thing.

In the Lab: Nathan Edwards Flies the Friendly Skies

And pits Hypersonic's triple display against the reigning single-panel champ.