Daily Archives: April 24, 2006

Brain Port Allows ‘See What You Taste’


Who would have thought, but the tongue has proved to be a superior transmitter to some exterior appendages. Known as the Brain Port, the device can link cameras, sensors, sonar and other equipment through the tongue. Pioneered more than 30 years ago by Paul Bach-y-Rita, a University of Wisconsin neuroscientist,...

Game Boy Advanced DVD Player


The Visteon Dockable Entertainment at first glance appears to be your standard portable DVD player. Further inspection reveals a Game Boy Advance game slot on the device‚Äôs lid. Also included is multiplayer port to hook up an additional 3 GBA together, a DVD/CD drive, MP3 player, 10.2‚Ä? flip screen, wireless...

China’s New Blackberry: Redberry


Unicom, one of China’s cell phone providers, has plans to launch a push email service called Redberry. Apparently, the service takes full advantage of the Blackberry branding and push email-like technology, but because the service resides in China there is little RIM can do. According to a Register source, Peter...