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Live Digital with Shelly Palmer Episode #48

Live Digital with Shelly Palmer Episode #48

Next on Live Digital: How do people spend their time online? Why is Facebook in the privacy hotseat again? Are you ready for a baby Woolly Mammoth? And, how many kids really want their parents as Facebook friends? Plus, I’ll talk with Cliff Wener, SVP of Paltalk, about Vumber.com. I’ll speak with David-Michel Davies ...

Nintendo Reveals 3DS Price & Release Date

Nintendo Reveals 3DS Price & Release Date

Nintendo held an event for its new handheld gaming system, the 3DS, announcing a price tag of $250. The glasses-free 3D device will launch on March 27th with over 30 titles expected before June, including 3D versions of classic games. While the 3DS comes at a hefty price, it’s turning out to be much more than a gaming ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 20, 2011

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 20, 2011

Nintendo held an event for its new handheld gaming system, the 3DS, announcing a price tag of $250. The device launches on March 27th with over 30 titles expected before June, including 3D versions of classic games. While the 3DS comes at a hefty price, it’s turning out to be much more than a gaming device. In other news, ...

Microsoft Expecting Xbox and Kinect Shortages

Microsoft Expecting Xbox and Kinect Shortages

Microsoft moved up its Xbox and Kinect production for the holiday season and will consequently see shortages in the next two months. Demand for the units was plentiful, with 1.9 million Xboxes sold in December, but the production shortages stopped them from surpassing Nintendo Wii’s 2.3 million units. Consoles are facing ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 17, 2011

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – January 17, 2011

Internet monitoring company Pingdom analyzed numerous reports to figure out how users spent their time online in 2010. 1.97 billion worldwide users sent over 107 trillion messages, 360 billion items on Facebook and watched over 730 billion videos on Youtube. Social media is only getting bigger, and so will these numbers. In ...

Nintendo 3DS Stolen From Factory

Nintendo 3DS Stolen From Factory

Nintendo’s yet-to-be-released handheld game device, the 3DS, was recently stolen from a Chinese production facility. A release date and price for the 3DS are still unknown, but we now know that it will have 96MB of RAM and a 1,300mAh battery. A YouTube video showing off the device was quickly taken down. Read the full ...

Nintendo 3DS Damaging To Children

Nintendo 3DS Damaging To Children

A warning from Nintendo’s Japanese website states that the 3-D screen on the upcoming 3DS could be harmful to children 6 years and younger. The stereoscopic imaging causes more strain on the eyes than a normal screen and could damage the underdeveloped eyes of a child. Nintendo has included parental controls that will ...

2.5 Million Kinect Units Sold

2.5 Million Kinect Units Sold

In the 25 days since its release Microsoft’s Xbox Kinect has sold over 2.5 million units. Kinect is a must-have item on many holiday gift lists and the company expects to sell 5 million devices by the end of the year. Back in 2006, Nintendo’s Wii had tremendous success when it was released, and so far Kinect is ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – November 26, 2010

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – November 26, 2010

Video game consoles are not just for kids anymore. Nintendo's Wii console is famous for it's wand controller, casual games and Wii Fit, a very popular home fitness system. Xbox 360 has a remarkable new controller called Kinect. There are games for dancers and games for racers. There are games for animal lovers and games ...

Nintendo Wii

Nintendo Wii

The Wii with Wii Sports Resort and Wii Remote Plus Controller bundle is an expansion of the motion controlled video gaming revolution that Nintendo began with the release of the Wii console back in 2006. The bundle consists of a stylish black Wii console, matching black versions ...