Monthly Archives: May 2006

Nintendo Wii Release Date

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You know we can’t resist posting on potential release dates for the upcoming Nintendo Wii (Revolution). According to Cubed3, who spoke to an industry source, we’ll be seeing the Nintendo Wii on November 6th in the USA. While this isn’t an official Nintendo Wii release date, it does help confirm...

Logitech Harmony Remote Software on Intel Macs

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So I recently was trying to program a Logitech Harmony 880 Universal Remote on my MacBook Pro and encountered some problems.  I couldn’t find any posts on this on the web so I figured I’d share this with you guys. The current Mac OS X Logitech Harmony Remote Software does...

Apple Store Fifth Avenue Opens Tomorrow

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Alright, at the risk of turning into an Apple blog, I need to post some picutres of the new Apple Store Fifth Avenue opening tomorrow. The entrance is just too damn ridiculous not to! Black boards were removed to reveal a giant glass cube. The glass cube features a glass...

Targus Notebook ChillHub

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If your laptop runs anything like my MacBook Pro, I’m sure you’re used to searing your crotch.  Well you’ll no longer have to worry thanks to the Targue Notebook ChillHub.  This little flat box features two fans to cool the bottom of your laptop while also acting a USB 2.0...

Apple MacBook Released!

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Apply has finally released the eagerly-awaited, Intel-based MacBooks — the follow-up to the iBook.  Just how does the Apple MacBook stack up to its big brother the MacBook Pro? The Apple MacBook features a 13.3″ widescreen display (1280 x 800), 1.83 Ghz or 2.0 Ghz Intel Core Duo, and can...

Buy “24” episodes on MySpace

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Starting next week you’ll be able to buy episodes of Fox’s hit television show “24” on Myspace.com.  Since News Corp, the owner of Fox, owns MySpace.com, this move comes as no shock.  There will be initially two free episodes courtesy of Burker King and after that episodes will sell for...

Helio KickFlip First Look

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We were recently invited down to the Helio building in Westwood, CA. As it happens its right down the street from my apartment so we shot over there to get a look at their drool worthy handsets. After a cordial visit and a sit down with their PR rep, we...

PlayStation 3 Release Date and Price announced

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All the rumors are over, Sony officially announced the PlayStation 3 Release Date and price at E3.  The PS3 will come in two configuratios: a 20 gb system for $499 and the 60 gb system for $599.  Damn that’s one pricey system. The official release date?  In Japan the PS3...

New PS3 Controller

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Sony officially unveiled the PlayStation 3 controller at this year’s E3 and it looks like the boomerage is out and the DualShock is back in. However, this time around the Dual Shock has dropped shock support in favor of motion capturing. The PS3 controller will feature six axis of of...

Medicine Cabinet Refrigerator

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In case things get a little steamy in the good ole bathroom, why not install a refrigerator cooled medicine cabinet to cool you down. Apparently it has 3 different zones for variable climate setting, which means beer in one, narcotics in the other, and the third…winecoolers for the ladies?  Medicine Cabinet...

MicroSD Payment Card

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We keep hearing about ‘contactless’ payment with cell phones – you know, walk up to the kiosk, wave your phone by the register and be on your way. One of the challenges, or so it would seem, would be waiting for the rollout of the next gen phones sporting the...