Daily Archives: July 28, 2010


The Wise Hammer Finds And Marks Studs For You


Every man needs to know how to use tools. Hammers, table saws, you name it. But they can also use some help every now and then, which is where the Wise Hammer comes in. It automatically detects studs in the wall, which makes hanging up that family photo just that...


Panasonic’s Headphone Packing Is A Musical Win


Panasonic RP-HJE 130 earbuds are probably not the highest quality earphones on the block, but their packaging is great, and really, presentation is half the sell. Chalk it up to the Berlin design group Scholz & Friends, who created the musical design. It’s almost Apple-esque, don’t you think? In fact,...


This Toast Defibrillator Could Save You In A Breakfast Crisis


If you’ve ever had the displeasure of having a nasty hangover, you can probably agree that getting a nice breakfast could definitely be deemed an emergency situation. Which is where the toast defibrillator comes in. It’ll give you some much needed energy, stat. Problem is, it’s only a concept right...

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Hulu Drops 45% Of Viewers


Well, it looks like Hulu Plus might not be the future of television after all. The site had 24 million viewers in June, and while that may seem like a large number, it was a 45 percent drop compared to the previous month. The news came after a rehauling of...

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Safari 5.0.1 Update Opens Apple’s Extension Gallery


Apple updated their Safari web browser to version 5.0.1 today, offering a bunch of bux fixes and improvements, the biggest of which is the opening of Apple’s Official Extension Gallery. Simply navigate to the page from the Safari menu bar to get access to a large list of extensions from...


Samsung’s HMX-E10 Pocket Camcorder Swivels 270 Degrees


Samsung’s new HMX-E10 pocket camcorder is the company’s first competition against the likes of the Flip Ultra HD & Kodak Zi8, and it looks like those camcorders are in for a decent fight. One of the HMX-E10’s biggest features is a 270-degree swiveling lens for getting some smooth, wide shots,...


Super Talent’s UltraDrive MX SSD Features Both USB & SATA II


Super Talent knows fast storage. Their new UltraDrive MX SSD line of drives hasĀ 250MB/sec read and 180MB/sec write speeds, and it’s dual-interface is a perfect way to use their drive as either external or internal storage. The UltraDrive has both mini-USB and SATA II connections, so you can easily clone...

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Droid Family To Get Android 2.2 In August?


It looks like the Droid family might be getting a “Froyo” treat next week, as rumors are heating up that an Android 2.2 OTA (over the air) update is scheduled for the Droid, Droid X, and Droid Incredible. Someone claiming to be a Verizon employee says the updates will trickle...

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Apple Discontinues 24-Inch & 30-Inch Cinema Displays


Yesterday’s announcement of Apple’s 27-inch LED Cinema Display was exciting, but today’s news puts a little damper on things. According to AppleInsider, the 27-inch Cinema Display will now be the only option when it comes to Apple monitors — once the stock of the 24-inch and 30-inch models run out,...