Daily Archives: October 2, 2008


NiteTrip Motion-activated Adjustable Night Light Review


If you need a night light to illuminate part of your house, such as the top of the stairs, you could get an ordinary night light that plugs into an electric wall outlet. However, this will only illuminate the area around the wall outlet. If you need to illuminate a...


Gadgets At A Glance: Acer Ferrari F-22Bid 22-inch LCD Monitor


What is it: A limited edition – they’ll only produce 500 – 22-inch LCD Acer monitor with Ferrari branding Features: 1680×1050 resolution, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 20,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 2ms response time, HDMI, DVI and D-Sub inputs. Availability: Here (not the exact same model number) Price: $310 [Akihabaranews]...

Blackberry Flip (aka 8220) Launch Date and Pricing


T-Mobile’s Blackberry Flip, their first flip phone, will reportedly hit store shelves sometime mid October.  Pricing is variable with contract length, but expect to pay $150 with a 2-year and $200 with a 1-year contract.  Both prices factor in a $50 mail-in-rebate.  Lastly, the 8220 won’t include GPS and will...


LG BD300 Ship Date, Price & Preorder Go Live


Ok, looks like my guess was 3 days off.  According to Circuit City’s website, the LG BD300 will ship 10/10 and is available for pre-order at $50 less than what LG/Netflix originally announced. In case you forget, the LG BD300 is the first Blu-ray player to include a built-in Netflix...


Silver Bullet USB Drives Offer Remote Managment


Emails can be retracted, although it rarely works, but what about physical media? Hand a sensitive file to the wrong employee and you might find yourself starring at the wrong end of a pink slip. Silver Bullet’s USB drives, and service, are unlike any other flash drive. Each drive, or...


Limited Edition Resident Evil Dreamcast


I never thought I’d hear ‘vintage’ and ‘video games’ in the same sentence, but where there’s a will there’s a way.   Ebay seller ‘hit-japan’ has the very cool, very old Resident Evil Dreamcast called Biohazard Code Veronica.  You can grab it now for $800 or toss in your bid for...


New Software Tracks Your Carbon Footprint Via GPS


GPS is no one trick pony.  Long used for determining location, there are now numerous applications such as geo tagging of photos, social updates and now for measuring your carbon footprint. The software, wittingly called Carbon Diem (a play on the Latin carpe diem, which roughly means ‘seize the day’),...


Cowon Makes 02 PMP Pricing And EU Release Date Official


Cowon unveiled the pricing and release date for their 02 media player today (I know, I know, it’s now S9).  The 02, which sports a 4.3-inch (480×272) touchscreen, T-DMB TV tuner, 8, 16 and 32GB of storage will start at €289.99, or $400.  You can quadruple it’s storage capacity by...