Archive for July 24th, 2014
 
 
 
Gaming
 

Activision Files Trademark For ‘DJ Hero’

Activision capitalized on the run away hit Guitar Hero by purchasing the rights for the game for $100 million and turning it into $1 billion in sales. To further catapult the Activision brand into stardom, it looks like they ha...
 
Toys
 

Actual Wall Climbing Spiderman Toy

If you’re like me, you watched and read anything Spiderman you could get your hands on. Back then (late 1980s) the closest I got to a Spiderman experience was Halloween and the eventual release of the Sega Genesis video game. C...

 
Science
 

Detect Disease From A Simple Breathalyzer

Students at the University of Boulder Colorado have developed a device that can identify diseases from a simple breath. It works by detecting single molecules that are associated with the disease. The students’ work is based of...
 
Household
 

The Oh-So-Not Green Gonna Take Your Skin Off Showerhead

If you’re not hip to saving water or being green these days, then get into your tub with one of these. The Five Head Spinning Showerhead rotates at 120rpm and if that’s not enough, the 7” outer ring has 32 spouts of water produ...

 
Cell Phones
 

Sprint’s Newest Feature Offering Hopes To Improve Two Way Communication Amongst Their Nextel Direct Customers

Sprint/Nextel unveiled a slew of new features for their push-to-talk clientele today. The included features are nothing new to us regular number dialing folks, but for those on the walkie-talkie like format it may be a welcome ...
 
USB
 

Slick USB Hub

I don’t know why I find this USB hub so appealing. Perhaps it’s that all other USB hubs only seem to cause more clutter than organization. The Belkin In-Desk USB hub should fit in most standard desk holes (those thing you jam c...

 
Household
 

The Light Broom – Because You Don’t Know When You’ll Need More Cleaning Power

If you’re once again stuck cleaning the floors in a dark and dingy dungeon, or simply lack ambient lighting, then you’ll want to consider the Broom Light. Powered by a 6W low-energy bulb, the Light Broom comes in green, red, or...
 
Cell Phones
 

Palm Centro Hits AT&T Wireless

The Palm Centro can now be yours on AT&T for $99 after a two year signing. It's in a nice clean white, some green keys, only rocks EDGE connectivity and already has a 1 star review on AT&T's site. There's a few of them ...

 
Household
 

Child Monitoring Made Easier With Kiddo

The Kiddo device certainly takes a more humanitarian approach when compared to those ‘kid leashes’. You know, the ones you see parents tugging on at the mall? It can monitor kids, or those with a tendency to get lost or go miss...
 
Doomed For Failure
 

HD DVD Is Six Feet Deep

After heavy Internet rumor mongering, Toshiba has finally conceded defeat and announced the official death of HD DVD. Toshiba plans to discontinue HD DVD manufacturing on all levels by the end of March 2008. Official announceme...