Daily Archives: August 9, 2010

Wallet Drive

Verbatim Wallet Drives Fits In Your Back Pocket


Verbatim’s got an interesting new portable storage solution on their hands with the new Wallet Drive. Coming in 320 & 500GB capacities, the drive has a brown or black leather enclosure and is sized to fit in your back pocket, just like a wallet. Just remember two things — don’t...


Show Your Inner Punk With The Doc Martens USB Drive


Well known by punks and other anti-authority figures, Doctor Marten’s Boots (or Doc Martens for short) have been fashion staples for decades. Now, thhe company is celebrating their 50th anniverary with this limited edition USB Drive. It’s got 2GB of storage (and a lot of attitude), and will set you...


Jet-Fuelled School Bus Goes 367 MPH


Well, this is a little awesome. A group called the Indy Boys Inc. has taken a freakin’ jet engine from a warplane and stuck it on a standard schoolbus, allowing to to reach speeds of 367mph and shoot an 80-foot flame out its back. Pretty crazy. That sort of speed and power...


Rumor: Android To Get Netflix Streaming App


Netflix, the web’s premiere paid online streaming service, can be enjoyed by laptop, HDTV & iPad users, and an iPhone app is on the way soon. But Android owners have been out of luck — until now. A job listing from Netflix calling for an “Android Video Playback Expert” makes...


Rumor: BlackBerry Tablet To Cost $499


New info keeps leaking out at a nice pace for RIM’s upcoming BlackBerry tablet, so here’s the latest: despite earlier reports of an 8.9-inch screen, insiders are now saying the tablet will have a 9.7-inch display. That’s in addition to the other specs we know — Bluetooth, WiFi, and front...


These PVC Pipe Speakers Are Stylish


If you’re a big fan of both music and plastic piping, these PVC Pipe Speakers might be perfect for you. I’m not sure whether their design enhances the audio quality, but they certainly look cool enough. They’re the creation of Etsy maker ikymagoo, and are also available in red and...


RIM Unveils The BlackBerry Curve 9300 3G


RIM has announced the latest addition in their Curve line, the 9300 3G. It’s packing a QWERTY keyboard, optical trackpad, WiFi, GPS, , microSD/SDHC card support for up to 32 GB, 2MP camera, and a 320 x 240 display. While it ships with BlackBerry OS 5, the device is OS...


Apple’s 12-Core Mac Pro Now Shipping


Hey, remember those behemoth 12-core Mac Pros that got announced last month? Well, Apple is now shipping them. In 7-10 business days, you can have your hands on two 2.66GHz 6-core Xeon Westmere processors, 6GB of memory, an ATI Radeon HD 5770 with 1GB GDDR5 VRAM, and more. All for a low...


Tutorial: Get Flash On Your iPhone Or iPad In 4 Easy Steps


Back in July we showed you a basic version of Flash running on an iPad, and now we’ve got an even better version called Frash that runs on both the jailbroken iPad and iPhone 3GS/4. The original installation instructions were somewhat complicated, but a new installer reduces them to four...