Archive for April, 2014
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
Sound Barrier Hornet
Sound Barrier Hornet
Sound Barrier Hornet

Watch an FA-18 “Super Hornet” Break the Speed of Sound (video)

[GR]-1ywUmBpVGY[/GR] YouTube is chalk full of jaw dropping videos.  However, not too many will compare to this one: a 30 second clip of an FA-18 "Super Hornet" breaking the sound barrier.  The scene took place at Bethpage Feder...
 
Apple
 
Siri
Siri
Siri

Leaked iOS 5.1 Update Reveals New Features

The next iOS5.1 update that’s rumored to happen around March 9th (give or take a few days) will have some new capabilities as found out via BlogdoiPhone, a Portuguese-language blog that got their hands on a Pre GM build of the ...

 
Tablets
 
nook tablet
nook tablet
nook tablet

NOOK Tablet Now in 8GB for Only $199

Barnes & Noble has released a lower-priced NOOK Tablet that will offer 8GB and be priced at $199, which is the same price that the Kindle Fire is going for. The cheaper version of the NOOK will be identical to its 16GB big ...
 
Toys
 
LEGO Sydney Opera House
LEGO Sydney Opera House
LEGO Sydney Opera House

LEGO Sydney Opera House

LEGOs are revered as a child's toy.  Perhaps that will soon change as the brick based toy company has plans to release the Sydney Opera House in a scaled down LEGO form - the set is composed of 270 pieces.  Architecture/LEGO fa...

 
Featured
 
Xbox Live 12month
Xbox Live 12month
Xbox Live 12month

Amazon has a 12-month Xbox Live Membership for $36

Update: Looks like you can get the code/card online and use it instantly.  Booya! Tightening the good old purse strings on the things you don't need is a must.  That said, everyone who owns an Xbox 360 needs an Xbox Live member...
 
Movies
 
Star Wars Mosaic
Star Wars Mosaic
Star Wars Mosaic

Star Wars Last Supper Mosaic is made from 70,000 Individual Images

70,448 frames instead of 69,550 may not sound like much of a difference, but when you consider that it is in regard to a mosaic - a Star Wars mosaic of all things -  it can make a big difference.  Avinash Arora recreated The La...

 
Apple
 
iPhone Pepper Spray Case
iPhone Pepper Spray Case
iPhone Pepper Spray Case

iPhone Pepper Spray Case

It's really is a crying shame that the iPhone stun gun was just vaporware.  Nonetheless, it was a remarkeable idea as echoed by the blogosphere.  Heck, we even wrote about it and while we had odds that it was completely fake, w...
 
Bikes
 
Magnetic Bike Light Both
Magnetic Bike Light Both
Magnetic Bike Light Both

100% Magnetic Bike Light Requires no Batteries or Magnets (video)

Got a bike?  Then you must have lights (as required by the law in many cities).  Sure, it's easy enough to mount and install a bike light - they cost about $20-30 - but keeping a pair of working batteries installed is another s...

 
Deal Of Day
 
Panasonic DMP-BD75 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc Player
Panasonic DMP-BD75 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc Player
Panasonic DMP-BD75 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc Player

Deal of the Day: Panasonic DMP-BD75 Ultra-Fast Booting Blu-ray Disc Player

Settle for nothing but original movie quality and jump on today’s Deal of the Day that has Panasonic’s DMP-BD75 Blu-ray Disc Player going for only $65.62 over at Amazon. Originally listed for $120, the item ships for Free with ...
 
Deal Of Day
 
Olympus PEN
Olympus PEN
Olympus PEN

Deal of the Day: Olympus PEN E-PL1 12.3MP with Zuiko Digital Zoom Lens

Step up your camera game with today’s Deal of the Day from Amazon that has the new Olympus PEN E-PL112.3MP Live MOS Micro Four Thirds Interchangeable Lens Digital Camera with 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Zuiko Digital Zoom Lens (Black) go...

 
Amazon Deals
 
Samsung-EC-ST65-14MP-Digital-Camera.jpg
Samsung-EC-ST65-14MP-Digital-Camera.jpg
Samsung-EC-ST65-14MP-Digital-Camera.jpg

Samsung EC-ST65 14MP Digital Camera – $79 + Free Delivery

Similar to what we took a look at in our last deal, Amazon is also offering a discounted price for a Samsung Digital Camera. This camera is at a lower price (Little more than half) our previous one and that’s because it lacks t...
 
Abes Of Maine Deals
 
Fujifilm-FinePix-XP30-14MP-Digital-Camera-in-Black.jpg
Fujifilm-FinePix-XP30-14MP-Digital-Camera-in-Black.jpg
Fujifilm-FinePix-XP30-14MP-Digital-Camera-in-Black.jpg

Fujifilm FinePix XP30 14MP Digital Camera in Black – $134 With Coupon

Straight from Abe’s of Maine comes an extra coupon saving opportunity! Now you can grab this rugged and compact Fujifilm digital point-and-shoot for $134.99 after an extra $5 off coupon mentioned below along with other savings ...