Archive for August, 2014
 
 
 
Concepts
 
Wingnut Shelf Bookend-1
Wingnut Shelf Bookend-1
Wingnut Shelf Bookend-1

Hold On Tight Shelf Locks Books in Place with a Built-in Bookend

Bookends come in all shapes and sizes.  Some of our faves include the Portal Bookends, Mr. ED Bookends and the Falling Bookends.  Well, we've now got another one to add to the list, the Hold On Tight Shelf.  Unfortunately, the ...
 
Cell Phones
 
Nokia Lumia 900 Cracked
Nokia Lumia 900 Cracked
Nokia Lumia 900 Cracked

Nokia Lumia 900 screen potentially weak from the inside, cracks from slight fall [Updated]

Last week I reviewed the Lumia 900, and marked it as a great phone. And after I completed the review, the screen broke. The glass cracked from the inside after a tiny, insignificant fall. I couldn't believe it when it happened....

 
Home Theater
 
Behringer U-Phono UFO202 front held
Behringer U-Phono UFO202 front held
Behringer U-Phono UFO202 front held

Behringer U-Phono UFO202 Review

The “home theater” has evolved from “just” a TV -- to including a VCR, followed by a DVD player and now Blu-ray player. But for all the disc-happy folks out there getting their content on optical discs, there’s still plenty of ...
 
Featured
 
Nyrius High Definition Wireless Audio/Video Sender
Nyrius High Definition Wireless Audio/Video Sender
Nyrius High Definition Wireless Audio/Video Sender

Nyrius High Definition Digital Wireless Audio/Video Sender Review

USB video emitters are all the fad these days, but as I've said in the past that's really all they are, a fad. And a bad one at that. Sending video, especially HD video, over a USB-connection is just asking for a world of pain,...

 
Android
 
HTC One S
HTC One S
HTC One S

HTC One S Review

Apple has the iPhone...and every other phone maker has several dozen different models to choose from. Samsung has their Galaxy S II phones which headline, and then cell carriers have their own favorite models, like the Motorola...
 
Camera
 
Olympus TG-1 iHS-1
Olympus TG-1 iHS-1
Olympus TG-1 iHS-1

Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS Camera Captures Extreme Photos without Compromising (pics)

Shooting pics with one of those tough camera often meant sacrificing on features and quality in the name of survival.  That hardly seems to be the case with Olympus' just announced Tough TG-1 iHS. [nggallery id=278] Surprisingl...

 
Autos
 
Lawless EV Rocket Bike
Lawless EV Rocket Bike
Lawless EV Rocket Bike

Lawless EV Rocket Bike is Fastest Ever at 201mph in 6.94 Seconds (video)

[GR]UqlyG-HIB5k[/GR] For a while there we we're under the impression that Tesla's and those alike were some of the fastest EVs out there.  Boy, we couldn't have been more wrong.  However, keep in mind, we didn't say "on the mar...
 
Movies
 
LEGO Avengers
LEGO Avengers
LEGO Avengers

LEGO Avengers Life Sized Movie Props (pics)

The "Avengers" movie has come and definitely doesn't seem to be going anywhere after netting over $200 million in its opening weekend.  In anticipation of the films release - yes, we're a bit late on these - Ken Robichaud (othe...

 
Speakers
 
aris
aris
aris

Aperion ARIS Wireless Speaker makes “Airplay” for Android Devices a Reality

Apple's Airplay, while not a unique product - at least when it comes to streaming audio wirelessly - has pretty much dominated the wireless audio space thanks to popularity of iOS devices and snazzy marketing on the company's b...
 
Deal Of Day
 
Toshiba Satellite 15.6" P755D-S5266 Platinum Notebook PC
Toshiba Satellite 15.6" P755D-S5266 Platinum Notebook PC
Toshiba Satellite 15.6" P755D-S5266 Platinum Notebook PC

Deal of the Day: Toshiba Satellite PSAZ1U-001002 Platinum Notebook

BuyDig has the Toshiba Satellite Platinum Notebook PC, model no. PSAZ1U-001002, for $569, but the coupon code, BuyDigSaveMe25, will drop the price down to $544 and you’ll get free shipping on the item. The notebook computer has...

 
Autos
 
Flying Hovercraft
Flying Hovercraft
Flying Hovercraft

Flying Hovercraft

Turns out that Flying Hovercraft we saw a few years ago was a steal at $27,000.  Granted, it was home made and didn't have any regulatory safety ratings, if that's what you could call them.  So that said, we'd probably pay a si...
 
Offbeat
 
AMAZING POOLS
AMAZING POOLS
AMAZING POOLS

16 of the World’s Most Extraordinary Swimming Pools (list/pics)

The weather is heating up and we're gearing up to enjoy lazy days outside by the pool (either at home or on vacation), so we figured why not present some of the World's Most Extraordinary Swimming Pools! Some are high up and pr...