Daily Archives: October 16, 2009


Mass Effect 2 Dated For January 2010, Pre-Order Goodies To Come

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I’ll say it right now that I have not been following the development of Mass Effect 2. I was thoroughly disappointed in the first installment and couldn’t even play through it.  Despite my disdain for this game this is an important nugget of gaming news. EA will be releasing Mass...


Nooka ZAZ Watch


Alternative watches may soon become all the rage so it may be in your best interest to stay abreast of up and coming weird watch tech.  This one from Nooka is called ZAZ and takes a more simple approach to the alternative timepiece.  As you can see in the picture,...


Mix Meister USB Recorder/Converter From Ion


Most digital MP3 converters we’ve seen so far have been bulky and expensive.  It’s about time we get one that is compact and more affordable.  Looking to be that remedy is the Ion Mix Meister.  Easy as Sunday morning (see the pic below), this USB music converter will effectively help...


PowerPad: PowerMat’s Arch Enemy


Last week Powermat finally went retail with their wireless charging offering, and within a few days yet another contender has emerged on the market.  From the folks at Gear4 comes the PowerPad.  It’s not clear if it too uses inductive charging, or takes a similar route to that of the...


Official: 250GB PS3 Slim For $350 On November 3rd


Beating the Xbox 360 Modern Warfare 2 Edition to market by about a week, Sony’s PS3 Slim packed with a 250GB hard drive will appear on retail shelves on November 3rd for $350.  This will be the largest console hard drive to date but not without its flaws perhaps. As...

In Your Face Stand

In Your Face iPhone Stand


And the paraphernalia just wont stop.  To add to your array of fine iPhone accessories comes the In Your Face iPhone stand.  Capable of bending as your face sees fit and clipping to just about whatever, this could be a useful gadget for those who watch an exorbitant amount of...


Gaming Rumor: Microsoft Project Natal Priced


Rumors are creeping around that the best part about Microsoft’s upcoming Project Natal will be its price point.  Right now we are hearing that it will go on sale for $50.  Sounds oddly cheap to me. Will it be bundled with any Natal-style launch titles? In other related motion controlled...


The Future of War: Cyborg Beetles and Combat Wasps


Well, that’s it for me, folks–my science fiction lobe has officially collapsed on me, because I was just reading about a new military project that’ll probably change the way war is fought forever. I read about cyborg beetles. It seems that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (or DARPA, the...


Would You Pay $300 For A Solar Powered Purse?


Hey ladies–got a question specifically for you today.  How do you feel about the thought of a solar powered purse? This isn’t some weird environmentalist joke–this is actually a purse that generates electricity from a layer of dye-sensitized solar cells.  Dye-sensitized solar cells are thin, cheap solar cells that can...


The iPhone Has Another Hidden Surprise


The Apple iPhone is beginning to scare me.  Seriously.  With all the various things you hear about cropping up, eventually I look for an iPhone to one day stand up on its own base and say, calmly, through its speaker: “Cogito, ergo I’m going to take over the world now”....

tick tack music watch

The Tick Tack Music Watch: Songs on Your Wrist


Today we’re talking about the new gotta-have-it watch, a watch that has all the performance of an MP3 player, but also a cool blue, almost holographic, face that screams “gadget buff”. The Tick Tack Music Watch is like a wearable MP3, complete with a headphone jack and a set of...