Archive for September 21st, 2014
 
 
 
Clocks
 
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simon_alarm
simon_alarm

Simon Says This Alarm Clock Sucks!

At least that's what Simon Cowell would say.  Last week I posted on a sweet grenade alarm clock, but here we have the total opposite.  Requiring you to hit the buttons in accordance to the sequence of flashing lights to turn it...
 
Apple
 
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googleandroidmarket

Stimulate This! Paid Android Apps Later This Week

I read this decent article in Wired about GPS apps that will change the world, and I must admit that Android will have some cool stuff.  The biggest selling factor for me is that applications can run in the background whereas a...

 
Portable
 
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dell-wasabi-pz310
dell-wasabi-pz310

Gadgets At A Glance: Dell Wasabi PZ310 Pocket Printer

What is it: The Dell Wasabi PZ310 pocket printer is exactly that--an extremely tiny mobile printer designed for printing on the go. It's inkless since it's based on Zink's Inkless technology. So how does it work? Color dye crys...
 
Music
 
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sirius-xm
sirius-xm

Sirius XM To Go Bankrupt?

According to reports, Sirius XM has been working with bankruptcy lawyers in preparation for the dreaded Chapter 11. Sirius XM is home to famous radio personalities such as Howard Stern and Opie and Anthony as well as a host of ...

 
Science
 
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pcmos-microchip
pcmos-microchip

New Microchip Runs 7x Faster Using 30x Less Energy

Scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Rice University jointly developed a microchip, the PCMOS (probabilistic complementary metal-oxide semiconductor), that runs seven times faster while using thirty times ...
 
Apple
 
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deadg4-20090202-205002
deadg4-20090202-205002

Old Macs See Their Tombstones Engraved

On March 17th, Apple will no longer acknowledge the existence of many older Macs.  Talk about abandonment.  As of this date, the following items will be recognized as either "vintage" or "obsolete" by Apple. Vintage: Xserve RAI...

 
Camcorders
 
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canon-camcorders-2009
canon-camcorders-2009

Canon Releases 2009 Camcorder Pricing And Release Info

Have you been pining over a new HD/SD camcorder?  Perhaps you're considering one of Canon's new HD camcorders announced at CES.  Well, good news, sort of.  Canon has finally made pricing and release info public.  While we won't...
 
DVR
 
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lacie-lacinema-black-max1
lacie-lacinema-black-max1

Lacie Launches DVR: Lacinema Black MAX

Last week we saw the launch of Lacie's D2 Blu-ray burner with an 8x write speed.  Keeping things rolling along, Lacie launched the LaCinema Black MAX, which appears to be a direct competitor to Western Digital's TV HD Media Pla...

 
Displays
 
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miseal-mini-projector
miseal-mini-projector

Sanko Miseal Mini Projector Fits In The Palm Of A Hand

This semi tiny projector from Sanko is cute and all, but will anyone actually buy it?  I mean, we're probably talking gimmick at best, right?  Well, in case you're truly interested in the Miseal Mini LCOS projector, you'll prob...