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Computers
 

GM Announces Ugly, ‘Semi-Ruggedized’ Hummer Laptop

In GM's endless search to capitalize on the popularity of the Hummer brand, they decided it would be a good idea to introduce a Hummer laptop. As one might expect, the laptop is big, ugly and probably consumes more power than a...
 
MP3
 

XM’s Big Tease

Why XM, why? XM recently released a product that at first appears to allow you to listen to both XM radio and MP3s. Ehhhhh, says the buzzer. Read further, and you will discover that the wanna be iPod simply records either 50 or...

 
Cell Phones
 

Sony Ericsson S710 Reviewed

Awesome looking phone! No, that's not usually how I start reviews, but this is a damn fine looking device. The biggest draw back is battery life. Consider yourself lucky if you get 3 days out of the S710. Stand by time was repo...
 
Business
 

Tivo Reports First Profit

The company that no one thought would do it, reported its first profit in the company's eight-year history. Tivo's current quarterly revenue is $40.7 million and is trading at $5.06 - wooped tee do, right? Tivo has or had, a re...

 
VoIP
 

Linux VoIP handset needs no computer

Thomson made a major step in VoIP phones -- they got rid of the computer. Typically, VoIP (voice over ip) allows you to use your computer to make phone calls over your broadband internet connection. However, with the new EV5203...
 
Wacky
 

Sony PSP to add Web Browser

The first question in my mind is: Why didn't Sony offer a browser application when it was released? I can remember finding the application that allowed you to input your WiFi information and then being sorely disappointed to fi...

 
Cell Phones
 

Google Chatting – IM or Phone

Is there anything this company can't do? According to CNN, Google will soon offer an IM application for online chatting. This news comes on the heals of Google's most recent product, GoogleTalk. GoogleTalk is a voice over IP to...
 
Wacky
 

iTunes Phone

Has it finally arrived? Articles in both the New York Times and TheWall Street Journal speculated that on September 7th Apple will unveil the much anticipated iTunes phone. The phone is being developed by Motorola and will be c...

 
Wacky
 

Star Trek Phone to go where no phone has gone before

Nerds of the world rejoice! Sona Mobile and Viacom Consumer Products are set to offer a Star Trek communicator-themed mobile device that will let users make calls, play video clips, play online Star Trek games and surf the inte...
 
Apple
 

A Multi-Button Apple Mouse!

Has hell frozen over? The seventh sign of the apocalypse? No, just a multi-button mouse from Apple. According to Apple, "you get the programability of a four-button mouse in a single-button design." According to the rest of us,...