Daily Archives: August 11, 2010


Human Skull USB MP3 Player

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Okay, so this isn’t the classiest thing out there, but c’mon, skulls are cool. The Human Skull USB MP3 Player, from Brando, is a portable skull that has glowing eyes sure to freak people out on the street at night. It can also be used as a speaker for other...


The OtterBox Defender Keeps Your iPad Triple-Safe


Another week, another iPad Case, except this one is tough. Really though. The Defender, from OtterBox, has three layers of shock protection (in case the first two don’t work out) that are hard plastic, silicone, and a thin screen film. It also comes with a stand, so Junior can watch...


This External HDD Dock Brings Back VHS Nostalgia


Gadget lovers of a certain age will fondly remember watching grainy analog VHS tapes in those dark days before DVDs, Blu-rays, and glorious high definition. The Freecom CLS external hard drive dock, designed by Belgian designer Sylvain Willenz, brings those memories flooding back. It allows up to three custom 2.5-inchdrives...


The Next Apple TV Is Now The iTV, Runs App Store Apps


Engadget has a nice exclusive scoop today on Apple’s next version of their Apple TV…or the iTV, as they now proclaim it. From the same source that said the device would cost $99 and be iOS-based comes news that it will indeed run App Store Apps. Unfortunately, the source also...


Apple Updates iPhone & iPad, Breaks Jailbreaking


Apple released today updates for both the iPhone and iPad, with versions iOS 4.0.2 and 3.2.2 respectively. The updates only fix the PDF exploit that allowed the JailbreakMe program to work, so people wanting to keep their iPhones and iPads up to date will have to wait for a new...


Sony’s NWZ-E350 MP3 Players Are Affordable


Sony’s new NWZ-E350 series aims to offer a smooth multimedia experience at a cheap price point. You’ll get 50 hours of audio playback (mp3 files at 128 kbps) and 10 hours of video. Audio formats include MP3, WMA (DRM), AAC (non-DRM) and linear PCM, and supported video is WMV (DRM). There’s...


Samsung’s BD-C8000 Is A 3D Portable Blu-Ray Player


Samsung also unveiled another first today, with the first portable 3D Blu-ray Player — though there’s a catch. The BD-C8000 delivers 1080p video on the go, but you need to hook it up to a 3D set and wear the glasses for the 3D to work. It’s other specs include...

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Relive Your Childhood With This Goldeneye Golden Controller


Gamers of a certain age should fondly remember playing Goldeneye for the N64 back in the day, where nothing was better than getting the Golden Gun in multiplayer. Capitalizing on those warm memories, Activision is releasing a remake/sequel for the Wii called Goldeneye 007, and they’re bringing a golden classic...


Samsung’s New 65-Inch 3D LED TV Is The Biggest Ever


Samsung isn’t fooling around when it comes to immersive 3D — they just unveiled the UN65C8000, a 65-inch LED television that’s the largest home 3D screen ever. Specs include a 240Hz refresh, built-in Wi-Fi for apps like Hulu and ESPN, two pairs of 3D glasses, a dynamic 8,000,000:1 contrast ratio, Precision...

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Next iPod Touch To Have Two Cameras, Retina Display


Rumors have been going on for a few months now that the next version of Apple’s iPod Touch would feature iPhone 4 features. Confirming this, Daring Fireball’s John Gruber said very matter-of-factly in a post about the Dell Streak yesterday that “if you wait a few weeks to buy the Touch,...