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pcmos-microchip

New Microchip Runs 7x Faster Using 30x Less Energy

Scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Rice University jointly developed a microchip, the PCMOS (probabilistic complementary metal-oxide semiconductor), that runs seven times faster while using thirty times ...
 
Storage
 
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mcubed-ripnas
mcubed-ripnas

Gadgets At A Glance: mCubed RipNAS CD Ripper/NAS Drive

What is it: The mCubed RipNAS is a standalone CD ripper AND a NAS storage device. You can rip all your CDs by simply inserting the CD into the drive. They're stored on the built-in hard drive and shared on the network through t...
 
Cell Phones
 
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google-sync
google-sync

Google Sync Beta For IPhone And Windows Mobile

The updated Google Sync Beta allows for two way syncing between Google calendar/contacts and iPhones or Windows Mobile devices. So if you change an appointment on Google Calendar, it'll be automatically reflected on your phone ...

 
Cell Phones
 
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g1-android-11-update
g1-android-11-update

Update Your G1 To Android 1.1, Like, Right Now

Checking every minute of every hour for T-mobile's official update? Well, wait no longer as you can update your G1 here. The new update, aka RC33, contains new features, notably Voice Search, Google Latitude, and improvements t...
 
Web Apps
 
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chrome-plus-extensions
chrome-plus-extensions

Google Chrome Extensions Coming In May?

According to reports, the Google Chrome browser will soon be receiving their much anticipated extensions. A Google developer conference on May 27 will include a session on developing extensions for the browser. The extensions s...
 
Storage
 
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cinemastar_c5k500
cinemastar_c5k500

Gadgets At A Glance: Hitachi CinemaStar C5K500

What is it: The Hitachi CinemaStar C5K500 is their latest "green", low power, 2.5" hard drive, designed for DVRs, surveillance systems, and the like Features: 500GB, 2.5" form factor, 5400RPM, only consumes 1.4 watts when readi...

 
Cell Phones
 
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ballmer
ballmer

Gadget Rumor: Microsoft Smartphone In The Works?

According to Broadpoint AmTech, Microsoft is planning a Microsoft-branded smartphone, to be released in the second half of 2009. If true, Microsoft seems to be aiming for a device that closely integrates hardware and software, ...
 
Household
 
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rca_dta800
rca_dta800

Switch To DTV Delayed Until June 12, 2009

The House of Representatives passed legislation to delay the transition from analog to digital-only broadcasts to June 12, 2009. This move allows those procrastinators who haven't purchased an analog to digital converter box to...
 
Displays
 
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kindle-2
kindle-2

Gadget Rumor Reminder: Amazon Kindle 2.0 Introduced Next Monday?

According to reports, Amazon is set to introduce the Kindle 2.0 next Monday at a Feb 9 press event. I won't get into the specs as it was covered here, but the Kindle 2.0 is the next big thing for Amazon.com. According to Mark M...

 
Cell Phones
 
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windows-mobile-7-app-selector
windows-mobile-7-app-selector

Windows Mobile 7 Arriving In 2010, Motorola CEO States

According to Motorola's co-CEO, Sanjay Jha, Microsoft's Windows Mobile 7 will be arriving in 2010. Microsoft itself hasn't announced a release date for the mobile O/S so this is an interesting statement indeed. Not much is know...
 
Gaming
 
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nxe
nxe

Xbox 360 Dashboard Update To Fix HDMI Audio

Tuesday, February 3rd, Microsoft will be releasing a Xbox 360 dashboard update to fix the HDMI audio issue. After the first NXE update, the HDMI audio on some people's set went mysteriously kaput. This fix should address that. ...
 
iPhone
 
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solicharger-masked
solicharger-masked

Gadgets At A Glance: The SOLiCharger, Solar Powered iPhone Battery Pack

What is it: The SOLiCharger is a solar powered lithium-ion battery pack that juices up your iPhone with the power of the sun Features: The SOLiCharger works in three ways Leave it out in the sun for 4 hours, connect to iPhone w...