Daily Archives: November 5, 2009

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Sanwa 400-HUB009 12-Port USB 2.0 Hub Ain’t No Slouch

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For those of us out there daisy-chaining USB hubs because one is never enough, Sanwa has produced a 12-port beauty that will satisfy any USB junkie. The 400-HUB009 should have the most inputs you’d ever need.  What you will need is a cord tethering system for this hub given its...

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Remote Heart Monitoring Powered By Bluetooth

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If you or someone you love has chronic heart problems, like the kind that took my grandfather, then you might well be interested to hear about the results of the three month test that’s currently in its second month for a kind of portable heart monitor that can send data...

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Cyberdyne Japan Releases Statement On Future of Robotics

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It might shock you to know there’s a Cyberdyne corporation in Japan. But what only might shock you is to discover that they’re into robotics…but the helpful kind.  For instance, they’re working on a robotic suit that functions almost like an exoskeleton, augmenting weak limbs with outside mechanical help.  The...

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Punjabi Police Discover Newest Law Enforcement Gadget, The Taser

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The Punjab police, ladies and gentlemen, have stepped boldly into twenty-first century law enforcement technology by receiving a consignment of Tasers, the first of their kind in India. They’ve become both ubiquitous and infamous in the United States, the devices fire a pair of darts connected to the base unit...

Sony Ericsson Launches The Xperia X10, Their First Android Handset

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Sony Ericsson announced the Xperia X10, their first phone based on the Android OS and running on the powerful 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. The phone looks to contain a slew of snazzy features and some hefty hardware. And that’s a good thing especially if you’re trying to compete with the...