Daily Archives: October 8, 2008

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Wood Block Shows Times, Temperature and Weather

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This isn’t the first time we’ve seen an array of LEDs hidden behind a wood block.  This time around, though, they’ve managed a tad bit more detail, which includes temperature, humidity, date and time; all of which gets displayed thanks to the built-in motion sensor.  The design was devised from...

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Nokia E71 Laden In 24K Gold

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No need to explain this one.  You can grab the 24K Gold E71 from Continental Mobile for $1,400.  Course, it it does look cheap compared to the blinged out iPhone 3G. Available here [Bornrich]...

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Is The Blu:Brain Just Another Home Media Center?

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Apparently so, with the exception that it sports dual DVB-T tuners and a fully customizable hard drive capacity.  Blusens’ Blu:Brain features include 2X HDMI outputs, 2x USB, an SD card reader, MPEG-4, H.264, MPEG-2, MKV and additional video codec support.  I’m not sure what they mean by an IPTV server,...

Asus Makes S101 Availability Date Official

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By now we’ve drooled, jaw dropped (ya, that’s an action) and even considered, albeit for a second, turning to the dark side of PC for the Asus Eee PC S101.  According to LaptopMag, the S101 will reach US shores November 1st with an initial price tag of $699.  As previously...

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Vodafone Announces Blackberry Storm Price: £0

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Stuff.tv is reporting that Vodafone has officially announced the cost of the the long fabled, now officially announced, Blackberry Storm.  According to them it will cost UK customers £0 when they sign up for a £35 month contract.  If Verizon follows suit, they’d most certainly have a chance to take...

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Motorola Officially Launches Q11 Windows Mobile Handset

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I’ve heard horrible things about the Motorola Q series, but if you believe in giving gadgets a second chance, here’s the opportunity. The new Q11 ditches 3G connectivity as seen in the Q9 and instead adds a WiFi chip that automatically connects to Boingo hotspots. It’s unclear if that the...

LG BD300 Blu-Ray Disc + Netflix Player Now Shipping

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Electronics Express, via Amazon is already shipping the LG BD300 (Blu-ray + Netflix player), at least according to Amazon’s site.  They’ve only got 3 left, but with Circuit City due to release it on Friday for $39 less, you might want to hold out. You can buy it here for...

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Gadget Rumor: Xbox 360 External Blu-ray Drive

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Look around and I guarantee one of your friends, or friend’s friends, has purchased a Sony PS3 just for the Blu-ray drive.  Apparently, Microsoft might have gotten wind of this and decided to commission Toshiba-Samsung Storage Technology Corp. to build an external Blu-ray drive for the Xbox 360. Yup, it’s...