Daily Archives: September 12, 2011

Nuforce Icon iDo-1

Nuforce Icon iDo


For a while there Super Audio CDs along with audio DVDs were getting pushed as the next big evolution in terms of music playback at home.  Fortunately, the tech never took off and the market shifted to a digital format, large in part due to iTunes.  However, many an audiophile...

Pioneer Music Tap

Pioneer Music Tap Systems: X-SMC3-S and X-SMC4-K Elite


Today Pioneer has introduced two new table top systems; the X-SMC3-S Music Tap and X-SMC4-K Elite Music Tap. They’re essentially the same in terms of specs, though the SMC4 Elite version boasts Bluetooth connectivity.  But that’s really a moot feature since each of these semi-sexy music system are built to...


Video Game in a Box (video)


Chances are that this “Video Game in a Box” by Adam Kumpf will never reach the same level of notoriety as Andy Samberg and Justin Timberlake’s “Dick in a Box” skit, but regardless, it’s damn cool. The game mimics the popular NES game Super Mario Bros.  It starts by pulling...

Nike Air Mag

Nike Air Mag Sneakers (video)


Marty McFly’s sneakers in “Back to the Future 2″ we’re almost as cool as his Hoverboard.  And while we’re still awaiting a commercially available version of the flying skateboard, the good news is that Nike has teamed up with Michael J. Fox to produce 1,500 versions of the iconic sneaker, officially...


Yamaha YAS-101 Front Surround System Sound Bar


Update: Checkout our Yamaha YAS-101 review. Sound bars aren’t exactly a home theater solution, at least not for the true audiophile.  However, if you’re tight on budget and space then it’s a reasonable and practical solution.  They’re especially ideal for bedrooms, which in our opinion is the last place that...


Oakley Elite Full Metal Jacket Watch


The wristwatch all but made the pocket watch extinct.  But a time before, the pocket watch was the watch.  After all, it did and continues to provide a certain reserved aesthetic that just can’t be found in any of today’s wrist watches.  And lets not over look the fact, yes...


Homelite 5 Ton Electric Log Splitter Review


[rating:4.5/5] After my review of the Homelite 18 inch chain saw, I was left with a rather large pile of logs – normally that would mean me bringing out the axe to split them for my father in-law’s wood burning stove.  While it’s not something that I mind, it’s a...