Monthly Archives: September 2008

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Gadgets At A Glance: D3o Super-protective Fabric

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What is it: A super protective fabric that’s flexible Features: The fabric flows with your movements but if there’s an impact, the molecules lock together to form an absorbent, protective covering. It won’t turn you into a superhero ‘d3o man’ but it will protect you against scrapes and bruises. Availability:...

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Camcorder Spy Pen

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Sorry, I can’t resist any spy related goodies.  Featured in the head of this pen, embedded in the pin hole, is a color CMOS sensor.  4GBs of on board flash storage allow for up to 12 hours of video recording at 352×288 resolution in an AVI format.  To watch, just...

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LG Goes All Netbook With the Xnote Mini (aka X110)

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Pretty soon we’re gonna need a God damn map to navigate all these Netbooks!  Yup, it’s another one, and this time LG is the offender.  Their Xnote Mini is a 10-incher, 1.6Ghz Atom processor, 160GB hard drive, 1GB of RAM, WiFi, 3G connectivity, 1.3-megapixel webcam, 3-cell battery, 3x USB 2.0...

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Gadgets At A Glance: Fujitsu-Siemens ST6012 Tablet PC

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What is it: A touchscreen tablet PC Features: 1.4Ghz Core 2 Duo SU9400 ULV processor, 12.1-inch WXGA (1280×800) touchscreen (anti-glare), holds up to 8GB of RAM, WiFi, Bluetooth, 64GB SSD or 120GB, 160GB or 320GB hard drive, media card reader, 1.6Kg (3.5Lbs), embedded 3G connectivity, 6-cell or 9-cell battery, Ethernet,...

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Official Blackberry Storm Pics Emerge

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Leakage isn’t always a good thing, but in the case of the ultra highly anticipated Blackberry Storm it can only help.  I’d expect the Storm to launch in Q4, more specifically November 1st ( as rumored), with so much press and potential sales surrounding it. One more pic after the...

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Could This Be The New Nintendo DS Screen?

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Could this leaked snapshot be the new Nintendo DS screen? Rumors surfaced, as we had reported, that Nintendo DS will be getting an update. If this is the real thing expect the DS to get a pretty big upgrade in terms of screen size and touchability. [GoNintendo]...

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iRiver SPINN Shipping Date Exposed (aka preorder)

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If you’ve been holding out for the iRiver SPINN PMP in hopes of acquiring one this holiday season, then you’re in luck.  iRiver will start shipping the 4GB and 8GB models on October 2nd.  Prices?  $250 and $290 respectively.  No word on the 16GB model, though. You can preorder here...

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New Tivo Interfaced Gets Leaked and Pulled

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Shameful to say, but I’ve never owned a Tivo. It’s on my Xmas list, for myself, but seeing as I’m entrenched in the Time Warner Moxi mayhem (I have their box and 60 shows setup) it’s hard for me to escape their clutches. Course, I’m digging this leaked Tivo interface...

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Blackberry Bold Release Date Leaked Via Best Buy

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One of the most anticipated Blackberries in the company’s history, the Blackberry Bold aka 9000, is coming to a Best Buy near you on October 26th.  BGR got their hands on a screenshot of the retailers inventory system and you’ll notice under ‘general item information’ that it reads ‘in stock...