Daily Archives: August 30, 2010


Tron: Evolution Gets Deluxe Edition


Like every other big game release in the past few years, the upcoming TRON: Legacy game tie-in, TRON: Evolution, will be getting a deluxe edition to take up a substantial amount of space on a shelf. The design of this one is actually pretty cool, though. You’ll get the game...

Mili Powerskin and Pocketpal - 4

MiLi Powerskin And Pocketpal Review


MiLi’s latest battery pack for the iPhone 3G and 3Gs, the Power Skin, is black, simple and easy to use.  It has an on/off switch and four LED lights to indicate its remaining charge.  MiLi claims that it has 1200 mah, just 19 mAh short of the iPhone 3Gs’ battery. ...


The PadFoot iPad Stand Is Minimalist


There’s a good number of nice iPad stands—most recently Twelve South’s Compass—but at some point you have to ask yourself how much stand is too much. The PadFoot does the job and stays out of the way. Produced by Michiel Cornelissen, the minimalist maverick behind the Pod à porter iPod...


Roku Lowers Prices On Entire Media Streamer Lineup


Just a little something for those of you looking to pick up a DVR or set-top box to put in your pipe before you smoke it. Roku just dropped the prices of its SD, HD, and HD XR boxes to $59.99, $69.99 and $99.99 respectively. That’s $30 off; not bad....

Samsung Epic 4G

The Samsung Epic 4G Launches On Sprint Tomorrow (update)


UPDATED.  Word is that Sprint stores will open at the crack of dawn tomorrow (actually 8am) for the launch of Samsung’s Epic 4G phone.  It’s an Android handset with a 1Ghz processor, 4-inch AMOLED touchscreen, 4G connectivity and a slide out keyboard.  Price for the handset will be $249.99 after...

FINIS Swimsense

Swimsense Watch Tracks Your Stroke And Laps


You gotta love press releases that lay claim to ‘world firsts’, when in fact they’re totally not.  Case in point is FINIS’ Swimsense, a watch that keeps track of how many laps you swam and can actually differentiate between backstroke, freestyle, breaststroke and butterfly. Last year we saw the Pool-mate,...

Dual SIM iPhone 4 Adapter

Dual SIM iPhone 4 Case


The Dual SIM adapter for the iPhone (really any microSIM phone) will be useless to most folks.  But for those of you that travel abroad frequently, and are willing to unlock the device, you can now enjoy dual SIMs plugged into your phone. Unfortunately, the get up is rather pointless...

Blackberry Curve 3G Tmob

T-Mobile Launching Blackberry Curve 3G On September 8th


Far from the world’s most exciting news, T-Mobile confirmed today that they’ll launch the Blackberry Curve 3G on their network come September 8th.  Cost will be a mere $80, provided of course you’re willing to sign a 2-year contract.  Aside from 3G connectivity expect WiFi, a 2 megapixel camera and...