Archive for April 20th, 2014
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 

The Greeniest Cell Phone On The Block & It Includes An Upgrade Program

In 2002 Americans throw away over 130 millions cell phones. That number has probably ballooned to over 150 million by now, if not more. The reason: obsolescence. Most cell phones are outdated in a few years and consumers are a ...
 
Computers
 

Wireless On/Off Surge Protector

As first glance the Belkin Conserve is just another surge protector. Not so. The device includes 8 outlets. 2 of them are always turned on, like a normal surge protector. The other 6 can be toggled on/off with a wireless switch...
 
Household
 

Temperature Sensitive LED Shower Light

So we've seen the temperature sensitive faucet light, but that's useless for those with stand alone showers. The Temperature Sensitive LED Shower Light does exactly what you'd think: emits red when hot and blue when cold. The o...

 
USB
 

Burn Some Aggression With the USB Punch Head

Do you ever get that spinning colored wheel featured in the Mac OS?  If you're like me, it drives you nuts and you just wanna bitch slap someone something.  Well, I think I've found the solution: the Punch Head.  It connects to...
 
Wacky
 

Portable Laser Show

Ok, so these devices are nothing new, but none have ever looked so cool - it's got the 'whole reentered Earth's atmosphere' thing going on. The Red Hot Laser Light Show requires four AA batteries and inclues a built-in micropho...
 
Cars
 

X-Wing Fighter Car

 What looked to be a Honda Sol (ya, remember those hideous things) is now an X-Wing fighter - or A-wing - minus the wings.  The R2 unit and cockpit details are beyond geekdom. [Geekstir]

 
DVR
 

Apple To Release DVR

A new patent filing shows that Apple will finally release a useful home media center solution: a digital video recorder. The patents not only indicates that you'll be able to record up coming shows and stream video from the iTu...
 
Concepts
 

New $5 Dollar Bill – Holla!

Expect the new $5 bill to enter into circulation this Thursday. Fittingly, the new bill will be used at President Lincoln's Cottage at a sort of inauguration. The biggest changes are more color on its face and a large obscene '...
 
Cell Phones
 

Polaroid’s ZINK Printer In Action (video)

[GR]DR5j0eUF5Wk[/GR] I wrote about the ZINK printer a few weeks ago. I didn't know there was video floating around on YouTube - duh!

 
Cell Phones
 

HSDPA Modem Doubles As A TV Reciever

Huwei newest device, the E510 does double duty as a HSDPA modem and a digital TV receiver. Unfortunately, at the time of release at Germany's CEBIT they didn't announce which TV standard they've adopted - propbably Europe's DVB...
 
Green Energy
 

Key Chain Solar Panel

The only thing that makes Brando 's Solar Powered Key Chain a key chain, is the key ring attachment - come on, it's almost the same size as the pictured cell phone. Still for $22.00 it ain't half bad, and it will surely impress...