Amazon.com is continuing its pre-Black Friday promotions on video game consoles. The latest deal features a special bundle combining the innovative Nintendo Wii and one of its best accessories, the Wii Fit Plus with Balance Board. Though both products are selling for their regular prices, Amazon is including a $50 gift certificate with every order and taking an additional $50 off, making your total costs after the gift certificate deduction $239.98!
The HP Pavilion dv2 is an ultraportable notebook that's affordable, but has enough graphics muscle that users can enjoy video games and play Blu-ray discs. After toning done the graphics setting, I played Call of Duty Word: World at War at over 30 frames per second and recorded the below video clips.
Spore, the popular "casual" game from EA, has received as much sales and fanfare as it has controversy from its DRM policies. Spore sold 1M copies and 25M creations were created in its first 2 weeks so no one questions its popularity. But, does anyone question the quality of the visual experience between different notebook technologies? They should, as there are big differences that could really impact their enjoyment. One would expect that today on modern notebooks these differences wouldn't exist but they definitely do.