Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

I was selected as one of 50 beta testers for the Philips HDD100! And to think that I had almost given up registering as a beta tester with no luck for the past 4 or 5 product beta tests. So what the hell is this thing? It's Philips' answer to the oh so popular iPod. I just sent in my shipping information, should be receiving it in a few weeks. For more information on this device, check BIOS Magazine, and CNET