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Networking
 
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iogear-4-port-usb-net-sharestation

Gadgets At A Glance: IOGEAR 4-Port USB Net ShareStation

What is it: The IOGEAR 4-port USB Sharestation puts up to four USB devices on the network. This one-ups other USB to NAS adapters by allowing multiple devices on the network, including USB hard drives, printers, flash drives, e...
 
Cell Phones
 
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acerdx900

Gadget Rumor: Acer A1 Android Cell Phone Coming In September

According to an anonymous Acer executive, the company is expected to release an Android-based cell phone sometime in September. Tentatively called the 'A1', this model will be among four that will be released later in the year....

 
Microsoft
 
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internet-explorer-8
internet-explorer-8

Internet Explorer 8.0 Final Released

Today Microsoft released the final version of Internet Explorer 8.0. According to initial reports, the new browser has a lot to like and becomes a solid contender in the war of browsers. Some reviewers even go so far as to say ...
 
Playstation 3
 
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ps3_psp

Gadget Rumor: PSP and PS3 Price Drops?

According to rumors, and this directly from retailers, the PSP and PS3 gaming systems are due for a much anticipated price cut. In the U.S., there's word of a $100 PS3 price drop, which brings it to a more reasonable $300. With...

 
Apple
 
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apple-2009-ipod-touch-bluetooth

IPhone OS 3.0 To Unlock 2G iPod Touch Bluetooth Functionality

If there ever was a great reason to shell out ten bucks, the iPhone update would have to be it. According to Apple's Greg Joswiak, the iPhone OS 3.0 unlocks the Bluetooth functionality hidden in the 2G iPod Touch. We all knew a...
 
Gaming
 
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xcm-cross-fire-converter

XCM Cross Fire Converter, PS3 Controller On Your Xbox 360

If you prefer the PS3 controller over the bulkier Xbox 360's, the XCM Cross Fire Converter is for you. This device allows you to use your PS3 controller on a Xbox 360 and adds rapid fire/turbo functionality. Use your Playstatio...

 
Nintendo Wii
 
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wii-hard-drive

Gadget Rumor: Nintendo Wii USB Hard Drive

According to reports, the Wii will be getting a huge storage bump in the form of a dual 32GB or 64GB USB external hard drive. If the rumors are true, the storage unit will connect to the two rear USB ports and fit flush to beco...
 
Apple
 
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itunes8

Apple Releases iTunes 8.1

Apple today released their iTunes 8.1 update to coincide with the release of their new Shuffle. Nothing too significant in this release with the exception of an increase in performance and responsiveness, particularly in handli...

 
Battery
 
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lifepo4_particles
lifepo4_particles

Lithium Battery Technology Breakthrough: Charge Your Cell Phone In 10 Seconds

A new lithium battery technology breakthrough could potentially lead to batteries charging in as little as ten seconds. This astonishing technology would be nothing less than revolutionary, allowing a multitude of new applicati...
 
Home Theater
 
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playstation-store-nbc

Playstation Network Now Offers NBC Universal Content

That's right, folks. The Playstation Network announced that as of today they will be offering movie and television content from NBC Universal. Catch up on your favorite TV shows such as The Office, Heroes, 30 Rock, Battlestar G...

 
Home Theater
 
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comsumer_electronics
comsumer_electronics

Radio Frequency Remotes To Become The New Standard

The problem with infrared remote controls is that you have to point it directly at the receiver, within a set distance, and within the same room. A consortium of  consumer electronic companies are looking to replace IR technolo...
 
Home Theater
 
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boxee-hulu
boxee-hulu

Boxee Updated, Supports Hulu RSS Feeds

Rejoice all you Boxee and Hulu fans, the new version of Boxee supports video-optimized RSS feeds from Hulu, Google Video, Yahoo!, YouTube, and many others. The Hulu RSS support is not as polished as the original Hulu app but, h...