Monthly Archives: February 2006

Pantech’s Concept Phones

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Pantech will soon be hitting US shores with some hip phones on the Helio network. For now, check out these concept phones by Pantech. Cancro: an iPod-like unit with DMB Echo: a digital camera-like design Libro: tilt and slide with DMB Muse: “a sporty spinner” My Music: self-explanatory Phone Theater:...

Motion Detecting Security Phone

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We saw a phone similar to this not too long ago that monitored audio to detect home intrusion. The SecuPhone takes a slightly different approach by monitoring movement via a built-in motion detector. If it detects an intruder’s presence the phone dials a preprogrammed number that allows the user to...

Remote Controlled Machine Gun

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This is just a ridiculously huge gun with ridiculously huge ammo (40mm). Apparently designed for outfitting robots and taking out missiles, the Redback remote controlled machine gun by Metal Storm Limited and Electro Optic Systems Holdings can demolish 3 targets in a reported 1.2 seconds. Quickie Specs: Firepower. Redback™ deploys...

Asono Mica Necklace MP3 Player

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Yes, its strange looking. Is it practical? Sure if you want an MP3 player with built in headphones (adapter available to use your own). This strange looking MP3 player by Asono will get you about 12 hours of play back and one unsatisfied mugger due to misleading iPod like white...

The Flipper: Remote Controlled Middle Finger

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And I thought wireless fart machines were the pinnacle of remote controlled pranks. But watch out fart machine, The Flipper takes the prize. For $27.89, you can flip someone the bird via the remote control. Pick yours up at Prank Place. via ubergizmo...

DirecTV Direct Flix: Video on Demand

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Looks like DirecTV is about to debut Direct Flix, their cleverly named video-on-demand service. It was only a matter of time since cable has had this for years. No announcement on price or when it will debut. via Gizmodo...

Bratz Liptunes MP3 Player

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Is your little girl begging you for an MP3 player? Then you might want to checkout the Bratz Liptunes MP3 Player for her. Sure you’re paying mostly for the Bratz brand and the silly design, but nothing will make her happier. Except for a Pink iPod nano. Features 128 MB...

Bacon Bandages

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Alright, these may not be a gadget, but I couldn’t resist. Sick of your Spider-Man Band-Aids? It may be time to pick up a tin of Bacon Strips Adhesive Bandages. Guaranteed to be the weirdest, tastiest bandage you’ll ever put on. via Popgadget...

Apple MacBook Pro Review

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MacWorld has posted their final review of the Apple MacBook Pro 2.0 GHz notebook. Just what did they think about Apple’s 15″ MacBook Pro? Pros: Classic design; runs Universal applications quickly; bright screen; integrated iSight camera; comes with Front Row application and remote; innovative MagSafe power connector; improved wireless range....

30″ Philips LCD Mirror and TV

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This 30″ LCD TV by Philips that doubles as a mirror when not in use. Miravision, the technology that creates the reflection, is a proprietary polarizing cover. The television is able to display a resolution of up to 1280×768 progressive (hi-def) and sports 2 speakers. No word on availability. Product...