Monthly Archives: August 2009

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Facebook 3.0 For The iPhone Now Available

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Facebook iPhone 3.0 has officially passed the critical eye of Apple and is now available for download.  The new features include the ability to upload videos from an iPhone 3GS, view events and RSVP, landscape mode, a built-in web browser, a quick call and text function as well as a...

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Altec Lansing Announces MIX Boombox

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I think it might be fair to say that Altec Lansing has gone of the freakin’ reservation with their MIX Boombox.  While I appreciate is versatility and utilitarian approach, something about it seems so 80s to me.  Maybe its the word ‘boombox’, or the stylings of a time passed? This...

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Hercules Announces Dualpix HD720p Webcam

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Hercules really wants your video chats to go down in 720p HD quality.  Today, the company announced the Dualpix HD720p webcam.  It’s not exactly a ground breaking device, but at a price point of $59.99 its a relatively affordable webcam given its feature set. While I can’t sit here and...

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Solar Roadways Could Solve The US Energy Crisis

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Solar power has yet to reach a level of adoption that it will solve our energy needs.  But if Solar Roadways has their way we’ll soon all be driving, yes driving, on solar panels. The benefits to their solar powered roadway go beyond the conventional.  In addition to generating electricity,...

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Nokia N900 Full Specs And Price

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Nokia officially unveiled the lurid (kidding) details of their N900 “mobile computer” today.  That’s right, they’re calling it a computer, not a phone.  Thanks to Mobile-review and Mobile Crunch we’ve already been familiarized with its specs, but since we’ve got them on the official, let’s rehash them, shall we? We’re...

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Official: Xbox 360 Price Cuts Start Tomorrow

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Well, folks it’s official.  Microsoft officially announced today that the Xbox 360 Elite will see a price cut of $100 on August 28th, taking it from $399.99 to $299.99.  Of course, this news is no surprise since we saw an almost endless array of leaked flyers from major retailers depicting...

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Polk Audio I-Sonic HD Radio And iPod Speaker System Review

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I’m surprised how many people still don’t know what HD Radio is.  The best way I can describe it is that every major radio station that you know has an HD version and is simultaneously broadcast with its analog version.  Simple right?  Admittedly I had gone years without ever hearing...

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Amber Alert GPS 2G Keeps Tabs On Your Tike

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By now well aware of the perils of losing a child thanks to shows such as Nancy Grace.  Well, hopefully no more will that tail make headlines thanks to the Amber Alert GPS 2G. It’s a small GPS infused tracker that you attach to your child and simply by sending...

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XM’s Skydock Is The Perfect Companion To The iPhone

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Early this week we saw Rhapsody hop on board the iPhone train with the announcement of their streaming app (now pending).  While XM/Sirius has had an app for sometime now, the satellite radio company is ready to take yet another leap in displaying their devout allegiance to Apple’s iPhone/iPod. The...

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Wet Demo Arrives On The Xbox 360

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Bethesda fans will be pleased to hear that their latest game, Wet, has finally arrived in the form of a demo for the Xbox 360.  I saw a 2 minute video of the game while attending this year’s E3 show, and while the 3rd person shooter looks like a lot...