Link to Google buys BufferBox, might give Amazon Locker a run for its money

Google buys BufferBox, might give Amazon Locker a run for its money

Google has just snapped up BufferBox, a Waterloo, Ontario-based startup that offers temporary lockers for online purchases much like the ones recently deployed by Amazon. Instead of 7-Elevens and RadioShacks however, the relatively young startup has only just started a deal to install parcel kiosks...

Link to Redray 4K Cinema Player is ready to pre-order, $1,450 for high-res, high framerate home viewing

Redray 4K Cinema Player is ready to pre-order, $1,450 for high-res, high framerate home viewing

We got a peek at Red’s Redray 4K Cinema Player and Projector back in April at NAB, but now you can bring the player portion of it to your own home very soon. You’ll need to bring your own 4K Ultra HD display (LG and...

Link to ASUS Qube with Google TV pops up at the FCC

ASUS Qube with Google TV pops up at the FCC

Despite its crucial role in the Android ecosystem, ASUS hasn’t taken the plunge on Google TV so far. An FCC approval for a new adapter, the Qube, suggests that reticence is coming to a quick halt — and in an uncommon way. Rather than build...

Link to Engadget's New York City meetup wrap-up!

Engadget's New York City meetup wrap-up!

Wow. Thank you, New York City! We had a blast at last night’s reader meetup, and judging from everyone we spoke to, a Roseland Ballroom packed full of Gotham gadget geeks had a grand ‘ole time as well. Twelve lucky readers walked away with a...

Link to Department of Commerce renews VeriSign control of .com registry, demands price freeze

Department of Commerce renews VeriSign control of .com registry, demands price freeze

In many ways, VeriSign has been one of the internet’s true arbiters. It’s ICANN’s official registry operator for .com domains, which lets it determine how (and how much) we pay to get a particularly coveted address. As we’re learning, the US Department of Commerce is...

Link to HTC One VX to be available on AT&T by December 7th

HTC One VX to be available on AT&T by December 7th

The HTC One VX was slated to arrive on November 16th alongside its bigger brother, the HTC One X+, but when the time came, only the latter showed up — the mid-range HTC handset just seemed to have mysteriously disappeared. After a couple of weeks,...