Daily Archives: April 8, 2009

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Honey Comb: Sweet Death Of Dagger Brush

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Prison weaponry has finally made its way into mainstream culture.  The Honey Comb appears to be a harmless brush, but hidden inside the hair grooming tool is a stiletto dagger.  Even better, and just to add yet another weapon to the ‘watchlist’, the Honey Comb is constructed of injection-molded Zytel,...

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Plantronics Posts Teaser Site For New Headset

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I’m gonna keep this post short because there is really nothing to talk about. On April 23rd Plantronics will launch what they’re calling their ‘most technologically advanced headset to date’.   That’s 14 days, 8 hours and 45 minutes as of this posting. [Plantronics]...

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Kia Soul Glowing Speakers Breath Like A Macbook (video)

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Range Rover and Mercedes might have ‘dual view’ touchscreen displays, but I’ll tell you something they don’t have: glowing speakers that pulsate to to the beat.  It’s not clear if the Kia Soul will keep this feature when it arrives State Side, but since I just saw it in a...

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Mitsubishi Unveils 737 And 837 DLP TVs, Includes 82-inch Set

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Mitsubishi unveiled 2 new DLP TVs today that boast 3D ready technology and a wide range of sizes suited for all types of viewing habits. First inline is the 737 series that is available in  60″, 65″, 75″ and 82″ screen sizes.  It features a 120hz refresh rate, New Advanced...

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2010 Range Rover Refreshed With Dual View Display And Voice Control

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Range Rover, which has long enjoyed the award of most successful vehicle in the Land Rover line, is set for a refresh which means an updated and technologically advanced interior cabin.  At the center of the dash will be a 12-inch touchscreen nav system that can display two different images...

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Gadget Leak: Sidekick 2009 FCC Label Discovered…Maybe

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Phonescoop has dug up some FCC documents that possibly hint at an impending launch of the long rumored new Sidekick, the Sidekick Blade or 2009.  Otherwise, Danger, which was bought out by Microsoft last year is set to introduce a new device from manufacturer Sharp.  But, since the FCC documents...

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Acer Aspire Timeline Laptop Specs And Press Shots

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Last night we saw Acer’s new all-in-one desktop computers.  Also released at last night’s event was the Aspire Timeline laptops that draw their namesake from an extended battery life – up to 8 hours – courtesy of something Acer calls Laminar Wall Jet technology, which ‘redirects cooling air along the...

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iPevo’s SO-10W Skype Phone Is Old Meets New

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Out with the old, in with the new. Today iPevo launched their Skype friendly phone.  It’s not exactly a revolution in communication, but since the SO-10W meshes new tech with an old form factor it might just appeal to the baby boomer crowd, such as my Mom.  It’s got built-in...

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Wave Bed: Is It A Sauna Or Tanning Bed? Either Way, It Looks Cool

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The details are a bit foggy on the Wave sauna bed, but if I’m correct it doubles as a sauna and tanning bed.  Either way, it’s probably the most aesthetically pleasing skin cooker I’ve ever seen. [Bornrich]...

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Snoop Dogg Crusher Heaphones To Face Off Against Dr. Dre’s Beats

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Dr. Dre did it so why can’t Snoop, right?  Do what you ask.  Produce his own pair of headphones.  Okay, so he actually isn’t engineering a new pair of headphones.  Instead he has partnered with Skullcandy – who by the way is on a marketing blitz – and placing his...

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Scarpar: Snowmobile + Skateboard (video)

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Merging skateboard and snowmobile, the Scarpar is what roller blade was to the 90s: a revolution.  The company is currently in the engineering stage (specs have yet to be determined) but are desperately seeking additional funding to stay a float.  I’m a bit skeptical as to how long the fun...