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Turn Your PSP into a Translator

Sony showed off a new accessory for its PSP at the Tokyo Game Show that may make ordering food and getting around a foreign country all the easier. The new accessory is called the Talk Man, and you guessed it, its a microphone ...

Dell Laptop Packaged with Chip for High Speed Internet

Dell's new laptop will give you high speed surfing any where you go. It will incorporate a chip that will provide access to the high speed wireless EV-DO network (service fee required). Current EV-DO customers must purchase a s...

Onstar to Provide Car Diagnostics Via Email

GM announced that its OnStar service will begin to offer a 'car diagnostic' service via email. The email will include details on the status of your engine, transmission, airbags, brakes and other components. But, according to t...


Dead Cats a Lie

Remember the story last week about the inventor in Germany who had apparently used not only garbage, but 'road kill' dead cats to generate his bio-diesel fuel (Original Story)? Well, it may have just been made up, or misinterpr...

Paparazi Pop Up Blocker – Well Sort Of

Researchers at GIT (Geogia Institute of Technology) have developed a device that can detect a camera up to 33' away, (e.g. paparazi) and emit a targeted beam of light powerful enough to stop it from capturing the shot. Apparent...

Sony releases feather-weight Sony VAIO TX

The new Sony VAIO TX is light weight, real light weight. The slick carbon fiber casing makes this powerhouse of a notebook weight in at 2.8 pounds. So does the less than 1 inch thick laptop still have the goods? With up to 7.5 ...


Rumor: iPod Video

Just a rumor right now, but Apple may be releasing an iPod Video, or at least make an iPod announcement sometime in November. To try and reaffirm this rumor, has reported finding a hidden video button in iTunes.

Chinese Search Engine – Baidu – Sued

Chinese search engine, Baidu, is reportedly being sued by Sony, Warner Music, EMI, and Universal. This news comes on the heels of Baidu's recent, and successful public offering (about a month ago now). The law suits were in fac...

Light up your bath tub and sink

GNR8 (pronouned generate) designers Jan Puylaert and Alexis Oskam invented the most necessary invention to grace bathrooms -- bath tubs and sinks that light up in different colors! The internal halogen or multi-chromatic LED li...


JVC New MP3 Player with Docking Station – XA-HD500

JVC, not an innovator we have come to expect, recently released a 6GB HD MP3 device that includes a docking station that works with an infrared remote for your home stereo. In all likelihood the thought process here was to prov...
Cell Phones

Sprint Offers New Windows Based Phone, Full Qwerty Keyboard

Sprint introduced its Sprint PCS Vision Smart Device PPC-6700 today. This is the first convergence US phone to run Windows Mobile 5.0 directly from the carrier. The phone operates on Sprints Nationwide Sprint PCS Network and is...
Cell Phones

Prototype Sony Ericsson 950 Phone Leaked

Pictures of SonyEricsson’s prototype 950 PDA phone leaked today. The device is code named “Hermione?.