Monthly Archives: November 2009


Past And Present Video Game Controller Ornaments

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With Christmas tree set-up creeping around the corner, gamers and holiday enthusiasts will embrace these cool looking game controller ornaments designed by Ponoko.  Sold in sets of 7 with multiple color choices to choose from I was instantly struck with some quality nostalgia upon seeing these. On sale now for...


Altered Electric Skateboard Goes Up To 19 MPH

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Electric skateboards aren’t exactly all that new, but this one from Altered is definitely top of the line.  Capable of achieving 19 MPH in 4 seconds, it has a 600 Watt motor that can carry riders weighing up to 225 pounds. The board itself weighs 40 pounds and is powered...


Bottle Lock Doubles As Something Else In Prison


Tired of those pesky vultures you call roommates drinking all your wine?  The Bottle Lock is a Padlock-style four digit code device that effectively keeps prying hands and mouths away from your sacred liquids. Easy to use and aesthetically unobtrusive, the Bottle Lock is a great gift idea for the...

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Samsung Omnia Launch Date And Price Announced


Verizon Wireless will launch the Samsung Omnia II on December 2nd.  Sign a 2-year contract and you can nab it for $199.99 after a $100 mail-in-rebate.  Specs include a 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen, 5 megapixel camera, Win Mo 6.5, WiFi, 8GB flash storage, 3G connectivity and microSD card slot.  Hold out...

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Motion Activated Light Up Jet Bib


The Illuminated JetBib is clearly for infants, right?  Wrong.  Sure, you’re loved one will wear it, but at the end of the day you’re purchasing this fancy light up bib for your own pleasure.  And why the hell not?  The airplane game was fun when you were a kid, assuming...

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Withings Scale Unboxing And Hands On


Scales by their very nature aren’t exciting, but when we got wind of Withings we knew we had to get a hands on.  If you’re not familiar with Withing’s Scale it’s got built-in WiFi which sends your records LBs (or KGs depending on where you live) through your home’s WiFi...


The Power HotSpot Provides Power Where Ever You Are


So sometimes, you’re out in the middle of nowhere, your car is dead and so is your cell phone.  At times like that you start to wish you were carrying a little lightning in your pocket.  But the next best thing just might be the Power HotSpot from Solis. The...


Modern Warfare 2 Limited Edition Xbox 360 Exposed


The first MW2 Xbox 360 I got came with a broken face plate so it took me a couple days to get a replacement.  If you haven’t heard of this version before it’s actually a really great deal if your are in the market for a new Xbox 360. ...


The BrewTender Tabletop Beer & Beverage Dispenser


There something nice about operating a spigot.  It just makes you feel like you’re really doing something old world like.  The BrewTender Tabletop Beer & Beverage Dispenser holds 80 ounces of your favorite chilled beverage and allows people to serve themselves. Featuring built in lights to illuminate the beverage of...