Archive for September 21st, 2014
 
 
 
Concepts
 
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galileo-wheel
galileo-wheel

Galileo Wheel: A Wheel That Transforms Into A Tank Track In Seconds (video)

Here's an interesting concept: the Galileo Wheel.  What appears to be an ordinary round wheel can transform into a tank track in a matter of seconds. The practical applications seem to be questionable, but these seems to be add...
 
Gaming
 
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call-of-duty-modern-warfare2-xboxcover
call-of-duty-modern-warfare2-xboxcover

The Word Is: No Modern Warfare 2 Demo

Not that I remember there being any other Call of Duty demos in previous years, IGN has just released word that there will be no Modern Warfare 2 demo this fall.  According to Infinity Ward, they will be spending every last mom...

 
Cell Phones
 

Unicom To Start Selling iPhone In China On October 1st

If you're heading to China, or happen to live there and read this blog, then you'll pleased to hear that China's Unicom will start selling the iPhone on October 1st. Price you ask? Just a nauseating 5,000 yuan or $732.50. A tot...
 
Apple
 
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app-wall2
app-wall2

2 Billion Apps Downloaded From Apple

Once again Apple has passed a significant landmark for their app store.  Today the company announced that over 2 billion apps have been downloaded from the 2 year old service.  According to Apple there are more than "85,000 app...

 
Storage
 
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netgear-stora
netgear-stora

Netgear’s Stora NAS Hard Drive Makes It Easy To Share Music, Photos And Videos With Friends (video)

Netgear, who I've long associated with routers and other networking products, has introduced a NAS enabled hard drive that should make sharing your social media all that much easier. Called the Stora, the 1TB hard drive connect...
 
Household
 
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clarisonic-skin-care-system
clarisonic-skin-care-system

Celebrities Love The Clairisonic Skin Care System

$300 may sound like a lot for a skin care product--and it does because, well, it IS a lot for a skin care product--but when it comes from the guys who made the world's most popular toothbrush, the Sonicare, it actually makes so...

 
Camcorders
 
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video-camera-pen-2
video-camera-pen-2

The Hammacher Schlemmer Pen Camera–Inexpensive Spy Fun

If you've got a hundred and thirty bucks to drop and you're getting just so gosh darn sick and tired of people always noticing that you're carrying a camera around, then you may be interested to hear about the Hammacher Schlemm...
 
Autos
 
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twin-socket-battery-charger
twin-socket-battery-charger

Wagan Tech Keeps Your Batteries Charged On The Road

If you've got that one great gadget that you always rely on in the car, and you always find yourself needing a change of batteries for it, then Wagan Tech may have exactly what you're looking for.  It's a two-battery charger th...

 
Concepts
 
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prostate-cancer-diagnosis
prostate-cancer-diagnosis

The Half-Hour Cancer Test

Out at the University of Toronto, a whole lot of men all over the world are about to start cheering like no tomorrow--seems they've built a portable device that will accurately diagnose prostate cancer from a urine sample in le...