Monthly Archives: August 2010

T-fal Digital Toaster

T-Fal Toaster Looks iPhone Compatible


Looks pricey, don’t it?  Wrong.  This toaster from T-fal is just $35.  That’s 35 smackers, 35 greenbacks.  But before you get too excited don’t expect this thing to sync with your iPhone or let you schedule toastings.  What it does have, though, is a digital display and a bunch of...

Garmin Edge 800

Garmin Edge 800 Navigates Its Way To Launch


Yesterday, Garmin recalled a crap load of devices.  Today, they’ve announced a new GPS built specifically for cyclist, the Edge 800. Apparently, it combines the best traits of the Edge 705 and 500, but adds a 2.6-inch touchscreen and slimmer body.  Much like all of Garmin’s GPS units for outdoor...

netflix iphone app

Netflix App Now Available On The iPhone


It wasn’t a question of if, but when Netflix would make their iPad app compatible with the iPhone and iPod Touch.  Well folks, today is that day.  Head over to the app store and download it completely free of charge.  Of course you’ll need the $8.99/month plan, but that’s pennies...


Apple’s September 1st Event To Be Music Focused


Today’s earlier post about Apple’s upcoming press conference was a week off (that’s why we call them rumors, folks, even if they’re from a source like Bloomberg). No, today it was officially annoucned that next Wednesday, September 1st will be the date, and it will be focused on music. That...


Power Outlet Concept Ditches Three Prongs For USB Ports


In today’s day and age, our gadgets are increasingly being powered via cables other than standard power, primarily USB. Anyone that’s running low on iPhone power without a USB port or Apple charger in sight knows how frustrating it can be. That’s where new design ingenuity comes in. A new...


Garmin Launches Recall Of 1.25 Million GPS Units

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Garmin’s line of GPS receivers are best-sellers, so quite a few people could be affected be news of safety recall they announced today. 1.25 million nuvi units suffer from an overheating issue that could be a potential fire hazard — these include the nuvi 200W, 250W,260W, and 7xx models, and the issue...


Airbag Safety Vest For Equestrians


Horseback Riding riding can be an exhilarating activity, and horses are majestic creatures, but never forget you’re dealing with a huge animal that could easily kill you if it feels like. Now, two companies are trying to increase the safety factor for the equestrian Eventing sport a little bit with...