Monthly Archives: October 2005

Sony Ericsson W900 Walkman Phone Released

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Sony Ericsson has released their fourth music phone today, the W900. The phone will feature 470 MB of user space and can be increased by 2GB using its Memory Stick PR0 Duo card. By using the 2 gig memory stick, users should be able to cram in over 1000 songs....

Canon SD550 Review

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For all those seeking a review on the recently released Canon SD550 Elph, then head over to DPReview.com. They have an extensive review of the SD550 (they have the Ixus750, which is the EU version), but they note in the summary that the SD550 – when compared to its predecessor...

Warning: HP Recalls Notebook Batteries

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Watch out now! HP has recalled 135,000 batteries for its HP and Compaq notebooks. The batteries create a burn and fire hazard. HEWLETT-PACKARD has recalled 135,000 battery packs for its laptop computers, citing a fire hazard. HP said that an internal short in the HP and Compaq notebook lithium ion...

Samsung T809

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Engadget has some nice pics of the new Samsung T809. Apprently, its due to be released on the T-Mobile network. The slider phone is almost as thin as the RAZR but sports an SD card slot and a megapixel camera. Samsung T809 Review Official Release Announced...

Text Message to a Land Line

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Sounds a little odd to text message to a land line, don’t it? You’re probably asking yourself ‘how the hell the message is displayed on a land line phone’. Then you think that most phones these days have LCDs that can probably show it. Actually, its a lot cooler then...

Oregon is home to Biggest Wi-Fi network

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With big cities like San Francisco and Philadelphia contracting companies to build Wi-Fi networks, where do you think the largest Wi-Fi network is? Why it’s in rural Oregon of course! Across the dry and desolate terrain is a 700 square mile Wi-Fi network. Wireless entrepreneur Fred Ziari built the network...

Boob Shot in “She’s Crafty” iTunes Store

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We found this one on DAPReview.net. The iTunes Store, had the Beastie Boys’ video “She’s Crafty” (looks like they have removed it). In the video some chick is flashing her ‘knockers’. It looks like they have since removed the video, but thanks to some quick thinking iTunes fans at DAPReview.net,...

Bat Technology May Eliminate Scanners at Airports

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A new technology that emits 3mm microwaves may soon eliminate the need for metal detectors at airports. The invention, dubbed Tadar, after the Brazilian Tadarida bat, can create a thermal representation of the scanned item or person. The clothing disappears and anything; change, bombs, guns, toothpaste – you name it...

Another Layer to the James Bond Saga

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For all you gadget freaks that grew up hoping to one day own a Bond like car (ejector seat, missle rockets), then you probably already know that they have announced a new 007 – a blond, blue eyed 007, nonetheless. Daniel Craig, most recently seen in Layer Cake (great English...

AMD to sell computers cheap as cell phones in India

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AMD is partnering with HCL, an Indian technology firm, to sell personal computers at the same cost as cell phones. The computer would cost less than 10,000 rupees, or $220 USD. The hopes would be to market these computer to the nation of one billion where only 15 million have...