Archive for August 20th, 2014
 
 
 
Wacky
 

North Face Tent that Withstands 130mph Winds

Planning a camping trip on Mt. Washington, home of the fastest wind speeds in the world? Then you should consider hooking up with a North Face Spectrum 3 season tent. Although the Spectrum may not stand up to the 231mph wind gu...
 
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Possibly The Silliest Personal Transportation Unit

This thing looks like you need to be either a clown (cue the music) or an idiot, you decide. Apparently, its a Japanese version of the Segway (lack of a better description) called the PMP-2. Max range is 6 miles at 4.5 mph, and...

 
USB
 

Holiday Present Idea – FishTank USB

What a perfect gift to compliment the USB Fondue pot. Only this time it appears this one is real. Just plug the mini fish tank (fish isn't real) into your USB and power a small motor that causes the fish to jerk and thrash (ok,...
 
Cell Phones
 

MP3 Player Controls Your Phone via Bluetooth

At this rate it seems as though every cell phone will sport an integrated MP3 player. But what if you aren't ready to take the plunge in what seems to be uncharted territory. Take for example the recent pit falls of the Motorol...

 
Cell Phones
 

Blackberry 7130e Review

PCMag recently reviewed the new Blackberry 7130e phone. This particular Blackberry sports a limited keyboard by comparison to its predecessors, but expands beyond the standard 12 button phone. Blackberry has added a few extra k...
 
Cell Phones
 

Rumor: Samsung T809 Available in US

There's a rumor floating around that the Samsung T809 is available here in the US from T-Mobile. Its not on their site yet, but we're trying to get confirmation. Check back later today or this week for more details.

 
Gaming
 

Xbox 360 backwards compatibility is crap

I love backwards compatibility in consoles. It allows me to sell my old console (for next to nothing -- thanks Julie!). It allows me to clear up clutter in my already crowded TV stand. And most importantly, it gives my new cons...
 
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Palm Treo 700w Info from FCC

Remember when we announced in September that there would be a Palm Treo running Windows? Well thanks to the FCC, we now have some official information on the upcoming Windows Mobile 5.0 running, Verizon-exclusive Palm Treo 700w...

 
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According to Microsoft only 3% of XBox 360s are defective

There's been a lot of blogging and buzzing about Microsoft XBox 360s locking up and overheating. It's no shocker that Microsoft decided to make an official statement. According to Microsoft, only 3% of XBox 360s are defective, ...