Archive for August 29th, 2014
 
 
 
Household
 
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cup-o-noodle-vending-machine
cup-o-noodle-vending-machine

Something Every Dorm Should Have: A Cup O’ Noodle Vending Machine (video)

Like the title suggests, every college dorm should have one of these.  I think it's intended to be bit of a joke, but you gotta appreciate the hot water safety mechanism and overall production quality of the video.  Oh, and don...
 
Cell Phones
 
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palm pre best buy
palm pre best buy

Gadget Rumor: Best Buy Gets 60 Day Exclusive With The Palm Pre

According to a 'source close to Sprint or Best Buy', Best Buy Mobile has obtained a 60 day exclusive right to sell Palm's latest phone, the Pre.  Nothing is official, but at this point does anyone really care?  I'm still cringi...

 
Computers
 
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msi-wind-netop
msi-wind-netop

MSI Intros Dual Core Mini System, The Netop D130

Finished in the styling sof what MSI calls 'Nordic Simple Style - I think they are trying to go Ikea simple - the Wind NetTop D130 harnesses the appearance of a bare bones PC, but includes a tiny bit more.  Under the hood is an...
 
Videos
 
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ecoupled-wireless-charging
ecoupled-wireless-charging

eCoupled Wireless Power Looks Legit (video)

We've already seen wireless charging from PowerMat. Now along comes a competitor and from what little I can garner from their site and videos, they're essentially offering the same thing. Unlike the PowerMat, Ecoupled appears t...

 
Toys
 
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mickey-transformer
mickey-transformer

Mad Toy Scientist: Here’s What Mickey Mouse & A Transformer Would Look Like

In the event that your childhood was a confusing one, here's something else to throw you off your axis now that you're well into adulthood.  The Mickey Mouse Transformer takes the fun and cuddly Mickey and cross blends it with ...
 
Apple
 
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picture-3
picture-3

Apple Finally Allows 3rd Party iPhone Browsers

Apple, the bullies of proprietarianism, have conceded a bit as the App Store now boasts 4 new 3rd party iPhone web browsers. Will this be the start of something? Not that these browsers will be leaps and bounds beyond what is s...

 
Clocks
 
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eco-clima-control
eco-clima-control

Oregon Scientific Comes Green With The RMR500 Eco Clima Control

Another booth I wasn't able to attend while at CES was Oregon Scientific (actually I walked by but ran out of time).  Fortunately, they passed along a tid bit (and a high rez image) on their latest weather device, the RMR500 Ec...
 
Deals
 

HannsG HW191APB 19-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor – $116 Shipped

PC Connection has the HannsG [HW191APB] 19-inch Widescreen LCD Monitor for $116 + free shipping = $116 shipped! Features: 144x900 resolution 5ms response time, 700:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness 3 year warranty

 
Amazon Deals
 

Tripp Lite SP5000USB Notebook/Laptop Portable Theater USB Speakers – $33 Shipped

Amazon has the Tripp Lite SP5000USB Notebook/Laptop Portable Theater USB Speakers [B000MD76YS] for $33 + free shipping = $33 shipped! Features: 7.1 virtual surround sound USB 2.0 powered
 
Deals
 

Rock Band 2 Standalone Guitar For Xbox 360 – $59 Shipped

DeepDiscount.com has the Rock Band 2 Standalone Guitar for $59 + free shipping = $59 shipped! Features: Works with the Rockband 2 game

 
Amazon Deals
 

Logitech MX 1100 Cordless Laser Mouse – $64 Shipped

Amazon has a killer low deal on the Logitech MX 1100 Cordless Laser Mouse [B001DJ64C0]. It's $80 - $14 instant savings + free shipping = $64 shipped! Features: Ergonomic design with rubber grip Up to 1600 dpi, 2.4Ghz frequency,...
 
6ave Deals
 

Canon FS100 Flash Memory Camcorder – $272 Shipped

6ave has the best price online for the Canon [FS100] Flash Memory Camcorder (wine red). It's $288 - 6% coupon (CAT6OFF) + free shipping = $272 shipped! Don't forget the 6% coupon: CAT6OFF (expires: unknown) Features: 37x optica...