Archive for September 1st, 2014
 
 
 
Cars
 
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Parajet Skycar: A Real Flying Car

I've really got no words to describe this. My brain keeps sending signals of skepticism (i.e. it's not real), but from everything I'm seeing it appears to be legit.  British adventurer and pilot Neil Laughton plans to fly and d...
 
WiMax
 
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WiMax Portable Router From Clearwire Piques My Interest

WiMax isn't exactly breaking world records when it comes to adoption rates.   A new product from the minds of Clearwire might change that soon.  The idea, which we've seen before (Novatel MiFi and Huawei D100), utilizes a porta...

 
CES 2009
 
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CES: Flexicord Flexable Cord System

What is it: The FlexiCords are your standard cables (HDMI, USB, S-Video, etc), but the cord has been modified to include a malleable wire that holds whatever shape you put in place. Features: Comes in a variety of lengths, inpu...
 
CES 2009
 
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CES: Power Peg

What is it: The Power Peg is a 'kinetic energy charger'.  Place the device in your backpack or on your hip while you walk or run and up to 5 watts is generated, which is enough to power an iPhone or iPod. Features: Mini USB inp...

 
Cell Phones
 
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CES: ICE Phone, A Triple Flip Phone

The ICE Phone is old news these days, but that didn't stop the manufacturer from showing up at CES.  They were one of the last booths that we hit up on Sunday and I snapped a boat load of pics of the dummy phone on display.  Al...
 
Clothing
 
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Contraband T-Shirt Glows In The Dark To Show The Good & The Dangerous

Every once a while a piece of kit, or clothing in this case, comes along and makes me do a double take. The Contraband T-Shirt is a seemingly benign shirt, that is until you place it in the dark. Hidden behind the everyday, saf...

 
Storage
 
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ioSafe Solo Hard Drive Promises Fire & Water Protection

If you live in the foothills of Southern California you might wanna grab one of these: the ioSafe Solo.  It's an external hard drive that can with stand fires up to 1500 degrees Fahrenheit and be submersed in 10 feet of salt or...
 
CES 2009
 
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Shuttle Yells All For One With the X50 Touchscreen PC

Shuttle saw it fit to unleash their latest desktop PC at CES '09 this past weekend.  The X50 is an all-in-one desktop computer with a 15.6-inch 1366x768 touchscreen display.  Specs include a 1.6Ghz Intel Atom processor, 1GB of ...

 
Deals
 

Toshiba Satellite L305-S5933 15.4-inch NoteBook – $530 Shipped

Newegg has the Net's lowest price on the TOSHIBA Satellite [L305-S5933] NoteBook.  It's $530 + free shipping = $530 shipped! Features: Intel Pentium dual-core T3400(2.16GHz) 3GB of DDR2 RAM, 250GB hard drive, DVD burner Intel G...
 
Deals
 

Acer Aspire AS6930-6154 16-inch Notebook – $630 Shipped

Newegg has a great deal on the Acer Aspire [AS6930-6154] Notebook. It's $700 - $70 coupon (EMCABBDDC) + free shipping = $630 shipped! Don't forget the $70 coupon: EMCABBDDC (expires: 1/19) Features: Intel Core 2 Duo T5800 2.0G ...

 
Deals
 

HP G60-230US 16-inch NoteBook – $550 Shipped

Newegg has a Web low on the HP [G60-230US] 16-inch NoteBook. It's $600 - $50 mail-in-rebate + free shipping = $550 shipped! Features: Intel Pentium dual-core T4200(2.00GHz) 3GB of DDR2 RAM, DVD burner, 320GB hard drive Intel GM...
 
Deals
 

SVA 9005W-B 19-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor – $110 Shipped

Staples is offering the SVA [9005W-B] 19-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor for $120 - $10 instant savings + free shipping = $110 shipped! Features: 1440x900 resolution 700:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 5ms response time