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Controls iPod via Car Tape Deck – Griffin SmartDeck

I, to this day remain the target of ridicule because I sport the following: a Gen 1 iPod (works fine and takes a licking), and I use a cassette deck adapter (you know those things from the 90s) to connect it to my car stereo (y...
 
Wacky
 

AMD Releases $299 Computer

AMD, primarily a computer chip maker, has already begun to market a $299 computer in India and Latin America; regions with vast populations and large rich-poor gaps. This news comes on the heels of MIT announcing plans for $100...
 
Wacky
 

Disposable DVDs – Divx Nightmares Anyone?

Microsoft has developed disposable DVDs – wooopteedo. Don’t worry though; they aren’t being ‘eco’ conscious but green conscious, as in money. To avoid piracy and the ever growing monetary loss, Mircosoft’s ‘disposable DVDs’ wil...

 
Wacky
 

Smart Soccer Ball

FIFA – you know the official soccer people who make all that money of the EA Game licensing deals – will begin testing a soccer ball with a micro chip embedded in it. If the soccer ball passes the goal line then it will send a ...
 
Wacky
 

Intel’s Blu-Ray support contingent on managed disc copy

Intel, who recently announced support for HD-DVD, said they would also support Blu-Ray if Sony and its other backers would commit to a managed disc copy solution. Currently HD-DVD is the only standard of the two with formal pla...
 
Wacky
 

Samsung Launches New Phone – SGH-D600

Samsung has launched a new version of its Blue-Black phone, the SGH-D600. Available in Europe, the phone will feature a 2 megapixel camera, a larger 2 inch LCD, and 76MB of internal memory but stick with its predecessor's origi...

 
Cell Phones
 

GPS on Blackberry 7520 – Friend Locator

For sometime GPS like information has been available on cell phones in foreign countries. For instance, in Korea, you can look up where your buddy is currently located. Sprint/Nextel has just introduced a similar option called ...
 
Wacky
 

Sony’s Cyber-Shot DSC-N1 Digital Camera also a Photo Album

Sony announced its new Cyber-shot DSC-N1 digital camera today. It's an 8 megapixel mode with a large touch screen LCD. But you ain't heard nothing yet. Sony is taking advantage of that beautiful LCD screen by adding in photo al...
 
Wacky
 

Electronic Arts announces XBox 360 Launch Games

Electronic Arts, the largest video game publisher, announced its games for the XBox 360 launch on Monday. EA plans on having five games ready when the machine launches next month on November 22nd. And the games are: Need for Sp...

 
MP3
 

iRiver T30 Review

Fresh off the press is TheRegister’s review of the iRiver T30 MP3 player. They gave it some good marks for the T30’s twenty hour battery life (on a single AAA battery), and sound quality. Unfortunately, Apple’s OSX operating sy...
 
Wacky
 

Paramount to offer HD-DVD and Blu-ray movies

Paramount Home Entertainment announced on Sunday that they would support both upcoming high definition DVD formats -- HD-DVD and Blu-ray. This announcement makes Paramount the first movie studio to officially back both formats....
 
MP3
 

Review: Oakley’s Newest MP3 Sunglasses – Thump 2

iLounge has got a review of the yet to be released Oakley MP3 Thump 2 sunglasses. This is just the beginning of the new convergence devices (style accessory meets MP3 player), and makes excellent sense for outdoor sports enthus...