STOP PIPA/SOPA - XKCD goes black with a little note..." I make my living drawing xkcd, which wouldn't have been possible if people hadn't been able to freely share my comics with each other all over the internet."
STOP PIPA/SOPA - O'Reilly and Make go dark - "We’re in one of the greatest periods of social and business transformation since the Industrial Revolution... But now, fundamental elements of that Internet architecture are under attack."
STOP PIPA/SOPA - Fark goes white to "support" SOPA/PIPA, "Why? Honestly, we've been bringing you the latest news happening across the internet for 12 years, and we're tired. And SOPA/PIPA is the perfect excuse to quit." See their video...
STOP PIPA/SOPA - Wired.com censors its headlines "against two radical anti-piracy bills pending in Congress — legislation that threatens to usher in a chilling internet censorship regime here in the U.S. comparable in some ways to China’s “Great Firewall.”"
STOP PIPA/SOPA - Reddit goes dark because - "These bills provide overly broad mechanisms for enforcement of copyright which would restrict innovation and threaten the existence of websites with user-submitted content, such as reddit."
STOP PIPA/SOPA time ~ Boing Boing goes dark. Why? "The legislation is called the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA), and would put us in legal jeopardy if we linked to a site anywhere online that had any links to copyright infringement. This would unmake the Web..."
Urbanears' ZINKEN w/Turncable ~ another new headphone launch at CES, this has a two sided cable with a 6.3mm adapter (perfect for your turntables) on one end and a standard headphone 3.5mm plug on the other...
Intel's interactive lifeform generator at CES: 168-foot-wide interactive 3D virtual life simulation where you can create a silhouette where it is used to create "unique bioluminescent lifeform on the massive projection surface overhead."
Craftsman goes Matte Black with glossy logo on this limited edition auto paint trend inspired tool cabinet ~ they also launched cabinets with built in speakers, charging stations, and pull out work spaces at CES.
Fling and Fling Mini ~ suction joysticks for touch screens made from silky-smooth anodized aluminum, and an incredibly tough, perfectly clear, and unusually flexible engineering-grade resin by Ten One Design.
Zik Parrot by Starck ~ a new headphone that incorporates bluetooth/NFC pairing, capacitative touch panel swiping, motion sensor pausing, bone conduction senso and active noise cancelation, and even has an app to control it all.
Vizio gets into the PC world with some super sleek looking desktop and laptop setups ~ very mac inspired meets chrome look... 24" and 27" all-in-one PC, 14" and 15.6" ultra light, and a more powerful 15.6".