Monthly Archives: January 2006

Beer Belly: Hidden Booze Bag

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If you wanna look like a stuffed pig, but drink past the 7th inning (Fenway stops serving beers) then why not the Beer Belly. Just a few shades from looking like one of those pregnancy emulators used to scare sexually active teens, the Beer Belly straps over the shoulders, around...

OtterBox iPod nano and Video case

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Otter Products has announced the OtterBox for the iPod nano and the iPod video. The OtterBox is a waterproof, virtually indestructible clear casing for the iPod. The OtterBox makes the iPod nano and iPod video waterproof (up to 1 m) and drop-resistant. Using waterproof headphones, you can even take your...

Hot Damn Its a Hot Coat

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A little chilly on the slopes or 2 mile trek to school; through the snow nonetheless? You need to consider the Self Heating Electric Coat. In just 5 minutes you will be toasty warm as it heats to 40 degrees. Powered by, get this, 6 AA batteries (not included) stored...

Flash Drive Embedded Nike Sneaker

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Purportedly HongKong based Think Silly received a USB Flash drive embedded Nike Sneaker. Not too much too tell, but we had hoped the shoe was wearable but it appear to be a size 0. Looks like the Nike sneaker separates mid way to reveal the drive. Now how does this...

Olympus Water/Shock Proof 7.1MP Digi Cam

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If you are like most people, you’ve dropped at least one digital device into the toilet bowl or on the ceramic kitchen floor. Do yourself a favor and save the stupefied, guilt ridden looks by considering something like the new Olympus shock proof,and water proof digital camera. With a 7.1...

MoGo MouseBT: Bluetooth PCMCIA-sized mouse

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No room for a mouse in your laptop bag? Sick of losing those little mice? Newton Peripherals may have a solution for you with the MoGo MouseBT. The MoGo MouseBT is a Bluetooth wireless mouse that fits in your laptop’s PCMCIA slot for storage and recharging. The mouse is optical...

Pantech U100 Slider Phone

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Pantech brings the movie’s, or at least a comparable screen to your pocket. The U100 slider phone features a 15:9 screen, high speed EV-DO network access, a microSD slot to store your music and movies, and a 2 megapixel camera wth auto focus. The U100 will also have video and...

USB Calculator

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Okay, I swear this isn’t just another lame USB desk accessory that draws on USB for just power. There’s actually a reason this USB calculator features a USB connector. The USB Calculator acts as a standard battery-powered calculator with LCD. However, when you plug in the calculator to your computer...

Bouncing Digital Camera

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Take a ride on a bouncy ball. That’s essentially what you’re doing when you toss the SatuGO web/digital camera. What you have is a digital camera with 1GB of NAND memory encased in some serious protective layers. When the SatuGO digicam hits the ground, it snaps a 3 megapixel photo....

Samsung XM Helix Review

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DAPReview has posted their first impressions on the Samsung XM/MP3 Helix. For the most part they liked what they saw, noted great battery life and sound, but were turned off by the steep price tag of $400 and the additional $10/month XM fee (stuff we already knew). At just 1GB...

UN Backs $100 Laptop

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It’s official. The UN has given its full support to the $100 laptop program. So hopefully we will see the green hand cranked laptops produced some time this year and distributed to countries with children in need. Negroponte, who heads the project, hopes government or donors will purchase the laptops...