Archive for September 22nd, 2014
 
 
 
DVR
 

Tivo On Comcast Gets More Official (video)

Ok, so I’m kind of in denial that Comcast is getting Tivo. Don’t get me wrong it’s a good thing. But you see, Time Warner is what’s available in my area, so I can’t get it. Today, I ran across a Tivo/Comcast commercial running ...
 
Gaming
 

Grand Theft Auto 4 Multiplayer

If you’re into the GTA series then you’ve had the inevitable conversation with friends about the multiplayer possibilities in the 4th installment. There’s good news: Grand Theft Auto 4 will be multiplayer. Contrary to the origi...

 
Robots
 

Pleo ‘Love Bug’ Download Arrives Just In Time For Valentines

Perhaps it’s pure coincidence, but Ugobe introduced a new download today for the Pleo life like dinosaur, and it reeks of Valentine sappiness. Download, copy onto an SD card, insert and watch Pleo “sulk when left alone but pet ...
 
Cell Phones
 

Neo 808i Cell Phone Is Small But Doomed

I’m thinking about starting a category of products that are failed or doomed from the start (this will be the first one) . Unfortunately, the Neo 808i appears to be one of them. There is no doubt that the device is small (1.6” ...

 
Computers
 

Journalistic Integrity or Paranoid Device?

If you’ve got the paranoid itch, then you might want to invest in one of these. The Teleport 2.0 is essentially a dongle that connects your phone to your computer via USB. The included software (Windows only) does the rest, rec...
 
Cell Phones
 

Prepaid Blackberry Plan Coming Soon

To expand consumer reach, Blackberry will eventually introduce a prepaid plan. No word on what carriers will host this plan, but the infrastructure is being built by Alcatel-Lucent. Via I4U

 
Green Energy
 

The Hydrogen, Solar, Maglev Train Coming To A City Near You

Ann Arbor, Michigan has been on a green project ‘tear’ lately. Earlier this year they began by replacing all standard streetlights with LEDs. Now they’ve got a project on the books called The Interstate Traveler Hydrogen Highwa...
 
Household
 

The Gadget Lovers Toaster

[GR]exGtj4jjbco[/GR] There are things in this world that we need, and then there are things we don’t need but buy anyway because they’re fun to ogle at. The Morphy Richards 2 Perfection 2 Slice Toaster falls some where in betwe...

 
Camcorders
 

Sony’s Newest HD Camcorder Announced

Sony’s newest handycam looks pretty badass. The full HD camcorder, the ‘HDR-SR12’, features complete HD backed by a 120GB hard drive. Some how it even accomplishes 5.1 Dolby Digital surround sound. Someone wanna explain that on...