Destructoid's Tara Long talks L.A. Noire. Does Android have security issues? MacBook Pro vs iMac: which is better for video editing? Do I need a sound card? And our favorite Blu-ray releases for May 24th, 2011!
Guest host Tara Long of Destructoid talks L.A. Noire. Does Android have security issues? MacBook Pro vs iMac: which is better for video editing? Do I need a sound card? And our favorite Blu-ray releases for May 24th, 2011! And much more on today's episode of Tekzilla!
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Our usual cohosts are MIA, so we grabbed Destructoid's Tara Long to fill in for the day. Watch the video to find out why we couldn't wait for an excuse to have her on the show.
A security hole has been found in the most common versions of Android, making it easy for others to access various Google services under your name. Almost half of internet traffic during peak periods is "real-time entertainment", aka streaming video, and Intel says there will be two versions of Windows 8. Watch the video for more on this week's tech news.
L.A. Noire is the latest console game to get a bunch of buzz, and it's well deserved. They used a unique method called MotionScan to capture actors' facial expressions which will allow players to figure out whether their characters are lying. Watch the video to find out whether this game, seven years in the making, has been worth the wait.
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Apps aren't just for phones! Robert picks his favorite apps available on Samsung's Smart TVs, like Home Eye Exam, and Dashwhoa. Watch the video for more tips on getting the most out of your Samsung Smart TV.
We've been raving about Ceton's InfiniTV 4, but what if you don't live in the USA? Watch the video to find out if you can still use this gadget elsewhere in the world.
Speaking of the Ceton InfiniTV 4, Silicon Dust is coming out with new competition: the HDHomeRun PRIME, which comes in a 3-tuner model... and a 6-tuner model! Watch the video for more on these drool-worthy gadgets.
Searching for a browser for your home theater PC that you can actually see from the couch? Pair any traditional browser with Windows' Magnifier tool for the simplest solution, or email us if you have a better suggestions! Watch the video for more.
If you buy a Full HD 1080p TV that's capable of showing 3D movies, then your 3D experience should be in Full HD right? Well not if your 3D HDTV uses Passive 3D technology. The only way to enjoy 3D at home in Full HD is with Active 3D glasses. All Samsung 3D TVs use Active technology. That's the wonder of Samsung. Check out www.samsung.com/smarttv for all details and pricing on the different models.
If your graphics card supports audio, do you really need an additional sound card? That depends on the rest of your setup. AVS Forum has a helpful HTPC guide, and you can watch the video to find out the details.
Is OS X smart enough to upgrade to 64-bit mode with the addition of more RAM? Will my 32-bit Parallels/Windows install handle it? Watch the video for the best way to approach this type of upgrade.
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Is AAC better than MP3? It's just as flexible across devices, and some say it sounds better. Watch the video for more info on the dueling file formats.