Monthly Archives: February 2006

Impossibly Thin MP3 Player – Digital Audio Card

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Sherwood has introduced a tiny ass, but somewhat ugly (cover dependent of course) and not so fully functional MP3 player. Measuring just 5×61×91mm and weighing 48.5g, it should make the Digital Audio Card one of the thinnest. Don’t expect ID3 tags as its small screen purportedly display 2 digits, and...

Sony Phone MP3 FM Transmitter

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If you’re gonna rock a phone that supports MP3 playback you might as well go for the whole kit and caboodle. The MMR-60 FM Transmitter is compatible with the W810, W600, Z520A, and the W800. Just attach the bottom feeder, tune to the set frequency on the chosen radio and...

The “I Smell Burning Rubber” Racing Seat

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Although VRX Pro PC racing seat has been on the market for a while, it looks like it falls just short of producing the smell of burning rubber. This mac daddy of racing game chairs sports LED lighting effects, a Logitech Drive Force Pro steering wheel for real time feedback,...

Easy Glider Personal Transportation System

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It’s a grown up Big Wheel – if you remember Big Wheels that is. The Swiss made Easy Glider is powered by a 360watt motor, is eco friendly, virtually silent, and recharges on descent (we don’t know how fast or for how long). The signal wheel device is available in...

WiFi Hotspot Anywhere Router

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Take you and your friends – and their laptops – anywhere and still have high speed Internet for the bunch. The Kyocera/D-Link KR1 Mobile Router does just that by snagging a broadband signal from high speed EV-DO, and creating a mobile WiFi hotspot (802.11g). Sounds like the only catch is...

Nolia N91 FCC Approved

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The Nokia N91, a music phone with 4 GB hard drive, was originally set for fourth quarter of ’05. However, the Nokia N91 was delayed back in September. The good news is the Nokia N91 just got FCC approved, so we should definitely see this phone in Q1 of this...

Herman Miller Aeron Chaise

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The Herman Miller Aeron is one of the most famous, ergonomic office chairs. It’s featured in movies and design museums. And most importantly, it’s featured in my office. Designer Sietze Kalkwijk has created a Herman Miller Aeron Chaise. A chaise is basically a chair with a built in ottoman. However,...

Measure Wet or Dry with One Scoop

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Your probably looking at this wondering what the hell it is. The Swissmar® Nuscüp™ Wet/Dry Measuring Scoop not only scoops the contents out with the flick of a button, but enables its cook to adjust measurement with the same button. No motors, no batteries, no mess. Available here in three...

Highway to the (Apple) Danger Zone

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A new British War Ship called the HMS Daring, is sporting iPod docks in its mess hall areas. The question remains if the captain has a dock installed on the bridge? After all, when you go into battle you want your fave play list. Ask Maverick, he knows what I...

Glorified FM Recorder iPod Wannabe

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How would you like to pay an iPod price for a glorified FM recorder, with a total capacity based on SD card ownership? The Talkmaster II, by Sun Denshi corp Japan, will retail from $240 to $330, and can record radio broadcasts. A timer can be set to record up...

Charge Any USB Device on AC Power

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With necessity comes need, and with that comes the iArm USB AC adaptor. Taking a design cue from the iPod AC charger, the device allows any USB based portable device to now be charged via wall socket. Applicable products: the soon to be discontinued (rumor) Apple Shuffle. According to TechJapan...