Monthly Archives: June 2011

Epic Power

InFamous 2 Review


[Rating: 4.5] The tale of Infamous was an interesting one. Cole McGrath wakes up with electrical powers, has to make some pretty harsh choices, and ultimately saves a city by killing his future self, which somehow managed to time travel only to wreak havoc on his own past. Yep. Now...

Transformers Dark of the Moon_GameLogo

Transformers: Dark of the Moon Review


[Rating: 3/5] The last Transformers game, War for Cybertron, was a fun excapade into the world of Transformers that didn’t take itself too seriously, but was a classic, kid-friendly action-adventure with some surprisingly great multiplayer. The game followed no movie, instead detailing how the war between Autobots and Decepticons started,...

Incase Headphones

Incase Headphones: Minimalism with Opulence


There aren’t too many companies that have minimalism nailed, Incase however is one of those.  Today the company, which largely makes cases (hence the name) announced a new line of headphones that are sleek, light weight and opulently simple. The Capsules are an ear bud affair that sport an oval...

Nokia N9

Nokia N9, A Unibody Smartphone (video)


This is Nokia’s latest smartphone, the N9.  Without a doubt it takes many of its design cues from the iPhone.  That isn’t to say it isn’t worthy of being titled an opulent, well crafted device, because from where we stand it’s just that. Nokia is pushing the “swipe” function, which...


Video Camera Fishing Rod (video)


FishEyes Rod & Reel with Underwater Video Camera lets you see what’s happening underneath the water’s surface as you fish.  While it probably won’t make catching the fish all that much easier, you’ll be able to see if there is any prey within the vicinity to justify your continued exploration,...

Final Cut Pro X

Final Cut Pro X Priced, Launches Today


Today, Apple announced the latest installment of Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro X.  The video editing software is available now from the Mac App Store and won’t be sold in a boxed version.  A personal individual license will cost $399.99 and can be installed on multiple computers, while businesses...

Backpack Umbrella

Backpack Umbrella

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Sometimes we wonder where Hammacher Schlemmer gets their inspiration for designing products. But in the instance of the Backpack Umbrella no pondering needed as the product clearly takes a cue from Inspector Gadget. But unfortunately unlike the cartoon character it doesn’t eject from your head, but a back pack and...