Scoble Scoops the New Nokia N97

 World traveler and tireless technology news hound, Robert Scoble reports from Nokia Day in Barcelona, Spain that the new Nokia 97 might be a potential rival to the iPhone. At least the N97 rises to the bar that Apple raised for smart phones. Robert reports that the N97 beats the iPhone with:  read more »

  • 16:9 video (iPhone doesn't do video at all)
  • 5 megapixel camera to iPhone's 2 megapixels
  • QWERTY keyboard as well as to

Blu-ray Players and HD Netflix


Seems like a good combo these new Blu-ray players will upconvert standard definition DVDs to 1080p, support Profile 2.0 (BD-Live), and sometime in early December via a firmware upgrade stream HD from Netflix. The LG BD300 gets good but not great reviews and can be purchased now for around $300. The Samsung BD-P2500 ($329 at amazon.com) and  read more »