Monthly Archives: June 2010

Sonos iPad Controller

Sonos Intros iPad Compatible Controller App (video)


Apple has sold a crap load of iPads (something like 3 million) so it’s only fitting that Sonos should be building a Controller app for their music systems that is compatible with the touchscreen device.  Much like the iPhone version, it will allow you to administer any connected Sonos players,...

pop-up photo diorama

How To: Pop-up Photo Diorama


Sure, gadgets are the mainstay of what we do, but sometimes it’s nice to take a break from the new and go old school.  Photojojo has a great turtorial on how to build your on pop-up photo diorama.  It’s super simple and will probably get many more comments for time...

Xperia X8

Sony Ericsson Unveils XPERIA X8


Today, Sony Ericsson introduced the XPERIA X8.  They’re billing it as “the best from Xperia X10 and the mini products” with a price tag under 200 Euros.  They’re mum on a release date, but expect it to arrive with Android 2.1 installed or Android 1.6 with an upgrade a few...


Microsoft Unveils Xbox Live Family Subscription


In what looks to be great news for gamer families, Microsoft has unveiled a new Family Subscription Plan that allows four Xbox Live Gold Memberships for the price of two. There will also be a new “Family Center” area of the Dashboard that makes managing settings for the four accounts...


The Final Flash 10.1 Android Player Is Here


Adobe announced today that its final release of Flash 10.1 for Android is now available via the Android Marketplace for phones running Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’. This release is a big part of Adobe’s strategy for getting Flash to mobiles — other mobile OS’s will be getting support in the coming...


Altec Lansing’s Octiv Mini Is Great For The Dorm, Bro


Altec Lansing looks to be focusing on the collegiate age group, since most of their site’s products have a school-age slant to them. Their new Octiv Mini is no exception. The Octiv Mini is a space saving iPod Dock perfectly suited for small dorm rooms and other cramped spaces. Despite...


Dyson Air Multiplier Get New Sizes


Dyson, that company with the weird commercials featuring its founder James Dyson, has just announced two new products in its Dyson Air Multiplier line. The AM02 Tower and AM03 Pedestal take the bladeless fan design of the the original and expand it into two larger sizes. That’s “buffet-free” air, folks....


Acer’s New Laptop Has A LED Touchpad


Acer’s got a pretty spiffy new laptop on there hands that just hit US shores, one that features an LED touchpad. The Acer Aspire 8943G, part of their new upscale Ethos line, is an 18.4-inch notebook packing a 1080p LED display, 1.6GHz Core i7 CPU, 1GB ATI Mobility Radeon 5850...

Nintendo 3DS Hands On - 06

Nintendo 3Ds Arriving No Later Than March 2011


According to Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime, the Nintendo 3Ds will launch in all major markets by March 31, 2011. Industry Gamer sat down with Reggie and confirmed that the design we saw at E3 is not final and might be subject to change. We’re thinking that the 3D...