Archive for April 17th, 2014
 
 
 
Clothing
 
i-toc-watch
i-toc-watch
i-toc-watch

Limited Edition i-Toc Wristwatch

Reminding me of that old black and white countdown before the movie starts this limited edition i-Toc wristwatch is perfect for the budding retro-futurist.  The uniqueness of the watch comes from the two radially graduated ring...
 
Gaming
 
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nintendo_wii_hd
nintendo_wii_hd

Gaming Rumor: HD Wii For 2011?

When the Wii first came out we were all pretty wowed by the innovation and novelty that the Nintendo console brought.  Today we aren't as easily impressed.  Lack of high-profile titles and 480p resolution is definitely approach...
 
Clothing
 
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bunny-usb-hand-warmer-500x395
bunny-usb-hand-warmer-500x395

USB Handwarmers To Help On Your Heating Bill This Winter

With the cold winter approaching, heating bills are often more than we'd like to pay.  Last winter I tried to run the heat as little as possible with a space heater as my only friend.  It always took awhile for my hands to warm...

 
Bluetooth
 
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solar-bt-headset
solar-bt-headset

Brando Solar Powered Bluetooth Headset

Brando has made a "why didn't I think of that" gadget in the form of their solar powered bluetooth headset.  Providing infinite standby time under direct sunlight, you can also charge it via USB through your computer or AC wall...
 
Cases
 
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wrappz-music-ipod_video_quo_highres
wrappz-music-ipod_video_quo_highres

Wrappz Cover Your Gear, Now Come Dirt Cheap

You've heard about the cardboard gadget cover, and the cover you make yourself from old comic books, now try the newest thing in temporary gadget faceplating, the Wrappz system. Wrappz are small self-adhesive packages that cove...
 
Displays
 
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big-screen-tv
big-screen-tv

California’s Big Screen Ban Both Hated And Relatively Pointless

So in case you haven't heard, Californian gadget buffs, there's a push on in Sacramento to ban certain types of big screen TV that use too much energy.  Of course, by "certain types", I mean roughly a quarter of all TVs in prod...

 
Bluetooth
 
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avoid-texting-while-driving
avoid-texting-while-driving

Texting While Driving: It’s Only Illegal When You Do It

So here's a fun governmental conundrum for you, gentle reader--if you're out driving, and you get a sudden message on your Twitter feed about road conditions issued by the state on whose roads you're driving, would you consider...
 
Cell Phones
 
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internet425
internet425

Formal Declaration of Net Neutrality Under Way At FCC

Well, if you've been worried about using your various Net-capable gadgets because of the lack of net neutrality law, then worry no longer.  Seems that the FCC is about to adopt net neutrality as a set of general principles soon...