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HDD
 
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Gadgets At A Glance: Samsung 1.5TB EcoGreen F2EG Hard Drive

What is it: The Samsung 1.5TB EcoGreen F2EG hard drive is an eco-friendly, "green" storage solution that utilizes the Samsung Eco-Triangle technology. The disk is split over three 500GB platters, as compared to the typical four...
 
Computers
 
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nvidia_inside_0
nvidia_inside_0

NVIDIA Announces Plan To Develop x86 Processors Within 2-3 Years

NVIDIA announced plans to develop x86 compatible processors within 2-3 years, much to the chagrin of Intel. The all-in-one chip, integrating media processing with the general processor, will be designed for use in netbooks or h...
 
Displays
 
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kindle-2
kindle-2

Web Browsing On Kindle 2 Via USB To PC

Apparently a dude named Jesse figured out how to surf the web via a USB connection to PC  by tinkering with the built-in debug mode. Now why would anyone want to bypass the 3G connection? I'll go with just because they could. M...

 
Home Theater
 
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amazon-roku-digital-player
amazon-roku-digital-player

Roku Adds Amazon Video On Demand Support

Today, Roku added Amazon.com's Video On Demand (VoD) service to its Roku media player. Now you'll be able to rent and/or purchase Amazon.com's huge lineup of media directly from the Roku device. This effectively eliminates the ...
 
Apple
 
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apple-logo
apple-logo

Gadget Rumor: New Mac Mini, iMac Launching Tuesday?

According to numerous reports, the new and much improved Mac Mini and iMac are expected to be released tomorrow. This is entirely possible since Apple typically releases new hardware upgrades on Tuesdays. We shall await with ba...
 
Networking
 
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winstars-networking-usb-20-server-m4
winstars-networking-usb-20-server-m4

Gadgets At A Glance: Winstars Networking USB 2.0 Server M4

What is it: The Winstars networking USB 2.0 Server M4 is a small, palm-sized device that puts up to 4 USB devices onto your network. It only has 1 USB port so you'll need to connect a USB hub to share devices such as USB hard d...

 
Gaming
 
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tiger-woods-ea
tiger-woods-ea

Wii MotionPlus Games, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 & Grand Slam Tennis Coming June 16th

The first two Wii MotionPlus games from EA, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 and Grand Slam Tennis, will be out on June 16th. Both games, utilizing the super motion sensitive technology of MotionPlus, allows a "near-perfect 1:1 swing" a...
 
Microsoft
 
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windowsvistaultimate
windowsvistaultimate

Vista SP2 Release Candidate Available Next Week

The Vista SP2 update release candidate will be available to the public next week. And here I thought SP2 was actually...Windows 7? Go figure. Anyways, any update at all to the clunky, ill-received Vista should be an improvement...
 
Cell Phones
 
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winmo-7-crunchgear
winmo-7-crunchgear

Microsoft’s Ballmer Confirms Windows Mobile 7 In 2010

Steve Ballmer, head honcho of Microsoft, confirmed the rumors  of a 2010 release date of their much anticipated Windows Mobile 7. According to reports, the new mobile operating system will be made available to manufacturers in ...

 
Web Apps
 
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windows-live-hotmail
windows-live-hotmail

Microsoft Adds POP3 Support For Hotmail

Not sure how I missed this one but Microsoft recently enabled POP3 access for users of Hotmail. What this means is that you can now easily check your hotmail on external non-Microsoft e-mail clients and mobile devices without t...
 
Gaming
 
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nintendo-dsi-new-colors
nintendo-dsi-new-colors

Nintendo Announces New DSi Colors, Pretty In Pink

If you're eagerly awaiting a pink version of the DSi, your wish (and mine!) has sorta come true. Nintendo announced the introduction of the DSi in pink, green, and metallic green in addition to the standard black and blue. The ...
 
Computers
 
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marvell-plug-pc
marvell-plug-pc

Gadgets At A Glance: Marvell Plug Computer

What is it: The Marvell Plug computer is a tiny, super-small computer the size of a cell phone charger. You simply plug it in the wall outlet, connect an ethernet cable, attach a USB device and you're good to go. There's no dis...