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Displays
 
Beovision 10 46-inch
Beovision 10 46-inch
Beovision 10 46-inch

Bang & Olufsen Bumps Beovision 10 LCD TV To 46-inches, Costs Almost $10K

Bang & Olufsen have a reputation for making incredibly stylish (and expensive) products, and their new 46-inch BeoVision 10 HDTV is certainly no exception. It features a LED-based, 240Hz LCD panel as well as motion compensa...
 
MP3
 
coby-mp570 mp3 player
coby-mp570 mp3 player
coby-mp570 mp3 player

Coby MP570 MP3 Player Might Be Too Sleek For Its Own Good

My only experience with Coby has been some sub-par sets of headphones, but apparently the company also makes pod-shaped MP3 players. The MP570 includes 2GB flash storage, supports MP3 and WMA format, and features five hours of ...

 
Displays
 
MIT Touchless Screen
MIT Touchless Screen
MIT Touchless Screen

MIT Media Lab Debuts Touchless LCD Screen

In the past few years, we've gone from keyboards and buttons to touchscreens, a fact that some people are still getting used to. Now, we may get rid of the touching altogether. The MIT Media Lab has created a motion screen comp...
 
iPhone
 
swipe it
swipe it
swipe it

Macally Swipe It iPhone Credit Card Reader

Looking to do business or personal transactions on your iPhone? Macally's Swipe It Reader is a hunking piece of plastic that attaches to your iPhone and enables credit card payments through its custom Swipe It application, simi...

 
iPhone Apps
 
Nasa iPhone App
Nasa iPhone App
Nasa iPhone App

NASA iPhone App Could Indirectly Put You On The Moon (video)

Want to control the Mars Rover? There's an app for that. At EclipseCon, 2010 the annual Eclipse open source community meeting, attendees were given the challenge of creating a robotic control system to drive a NASA robot over a...
 
Camera
 
fvtouchcamb
fvtouchcamb
fvtouchcamb

Facevision FVexpress Combo Webcam

For those who want to, err, "chat" on Chat Roulette in the highest quality possible, the FVexpress Combo from FaceVision looks like a great webcam. The 2MP, 720p webcam records at 30fps, ensuring smooth, crystal-clear video. It...

 
Robots
 
Robot Dentist patient
Robot Dentist patient
Robot Dentist patient

Japanese Robot Screams If She Is Poked Too Hard (video)

Let's file this under "cool but kinda creepy": Hanako is a Japanese-built robot created by three universities and a robotics manufacturer whose purpose is for training dentists. Her mouth is filled with sensors that are designe...
 
Apple
 
WSJ iPad
WSJ iPad
WSJ iPad

WSJ iPad Pricing Leaked

On April 3rd comes the arrival of the iPad, and with it the hopes that the print industry can be revolutionized. The Wall Street Journal is banking on the device, as leaked pricing from sources close to the paper shows a $17.99...

 
Leaks
 
iPad CBS HTML5 Test
iPad CBS HTML5 Test
iPad CBS HTML5 Test

CBS Possibly Testing HTML5 Video Playback For iPad

With the April 3rd launch of the iPad rapidly approaching, it appears that many popular websites are quietly redesigning their content for HTML5 in anticipation (the iPad famously doesn't support Adobe Flash). A blogger has rep...
 
Computers
 
Pegatron HTPC
Pegatron HTPC
Pegatron HTPC

Pegatron Shows Off Wood Finished Home Theater PC

Home Theater PC's offer a great, cheap way to watch streaming content on your HDTV, and Pegatron is offering a slick new option with their as yet-unnamed small HPTC. It has a slick bamboo finish, HDMI output, Ethernet, as well ...

 
Laptops
 
Acer Aspire Ethos
Acer Aspire Ethos
Acer Aspire Ethos

Acer Aspire Ethos Laptop Specs See Light Of Day

Acer's quietly rising to overthrow Dell as a leading notebook company, and their new Ethos line is on the right track to help them out. The 18.4-inch 8943G is basically an armored tank disguised as a laptop. It features a 1920x...
 
Displays
 
lg-lx9500
lg-lx9500
lg-lx9500

LG LX9500 LED TV Is Just 22mm Thick, Sure To Make You Drool

3D HDTV's are really hot these days, and LG just announced one whose slim specs will make TV geeks drool. The LG LX9500 is only 22.3mm thick, and features a 16mm bezel, making this thing look pretty hot in anyone's living room....