Archive for July 28th, 2014
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 

Sprint Intros Realtime Captioning Of Telephone Calls

SprintNextel intro'd a new service today for the hard-of-hearing. Sound's counter intuitive given hard-of-hearing and phone calls hardly go hand-in-hand, right? Wrong. Called CapTel, the new service dictates word-for-word what ...
 
Photography
 

Olympus E-420 Is The World’s Smallest Digital SLR Camera

Olympus introduced the world's smallest Digital SLR camera on the market today. Measuring just 5.1-inches by 3.6-inches by 2.1-inches and weighing a mere 13.4oz, the E-420 looks more point and shoot then power house SLR. Includ...

 
Keyboard
 

Optimus Tactus: Touchscreen Keyboard

As you know, Art Lebedev finally started shipping the first Optimus keyboards a few weeks ago, but only to customers that ordered over a year ago. The original Optimus is in fact a bunch of mini OLED screens jammed into key siz...
 
Lighting
 

The Hand Crank Lamp

When the power goes out there are a few options: flashlights/battery operated lights, or candles. Candles aren't practical with kids, and chances are the batteries are half dead from the last power outage. I know the hand crank...

 
MP3
 

Ripserver: Super Powered Consumer Level Music Ripping Server

Ripserver has long been in the prosumer game providing the necessary technology for companies to 'rip' massive amounts of music. Today they've announced the availability of their consumer level rip station called the 'Ripserver...