Monthly Archives: July 2009

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GorillaMobile: Joby’s Tripod For Mobile Devices

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Don’t confuse Joby’s newest tripod, the Gorillamobile with the International calling service.  Although, both products do have a lot to do with phones.  Much like all of Joby’s previous tripods it uses the same ball-and-socket legs that can be wrapped around just about any surface (or pole) allowing you to...

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Pioneer’s DVR-XD09 DVD Burner Is CD Jewel Case Small

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With the emergence of Netbooks and super slim laptops, built-in optical drives are no longer part of the computer’s standard hardware.  So it’s no surprise that we keep seeing more and more of these tiny external optical drives. Pioneer’s latest, the DVR-XD09, has a footprint that is so freakin’ small...

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Gadget Leak: Mini Nokia N97 Spotted

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I didn’t see this one coming.  Apparently, there is a mini Nokia N97 floating around out there some where.  It’s possible that the smaller touchscreen, QWERTY phone was conceived at the same time as the N97 and just didn’t make it to market.  But since the N97 is a bit...

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DJ Hero Renegade Edition Announced

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At this point it’s pretty clear that Activision has plans to go big this holiday, and by big I mean hefty price tags.  First they outed the Prestige Edition of Modern Warfare 2 that will cost $150 and now they’ve got plans for a collector’s edition DJ Hero bundle that...

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Remember The Turbo Graphix 16? (video)

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A modder by the name of ‘Bacteria’ took the original Turbo Graphix 16 and manged to convert it into a portable gaming machine.  The irony is, though, that NEC came out with their very own portable system called the Turbo Express.  It was equitable in power to the console system...

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Creative Launches Android Powered Zii EGG PMP

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We first saw Creative’s Zii PMP when it hit the FCC.  Now the company has made the EGG, it’s developer edition available for $400.  Packed inside is a 3.5-inch 320×480 capacitive 10-point multi-gesture touchscreen, WiFi, full sized SD card slot, GPS, 3x accelerometer, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, 32GB of flash memory, Creative’s...