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metaklett-2
metaklett-2

Metaklett: Velcro 2.0

You know...sometimes velcro's just entirely too weak sauce for my taste.  Little cloth hooks that hold things together, no thank you.  I need something with a bit more testosterone.  Something a bit more MANLY. Heyyy...I know. ...
 
Cell Phones
 
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gadget-geek
gadget-geek

America: Land of the (Gadget) Geek

Congratulations, folks--America is now officially the Land of the Geek.  We're a nation of total gadget addicts, or so says a study from Forrester Research.  Here are some highlights from said study, which surveyed 53,668 house...
 
Bluetooth
 
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nio_screenshot_1
nio_screenshot_1

TenBu Technologies nio Keeps Track of Your Hardware

So it's making the rounds on the web that, should you lose your Kindle or your iPhone or your Sirius receiver, you can pretty much forget about getting any help from the company.  Well, now you can take matters into your own ha...

 
Cases
 
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grabit-pack
grabit-pack

Grabit Pack–Carry Your Gadget Array On Your Leg

Okay, we all know we've got a TON of gadgets to carry around with us.  Our keys, our watches, our Blackberries, our cell phones, assorted whatnot, a pack of mints in case we run into the ladies...you know what I'm saying.  But ...
 
Robots
 
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spiderbot3
spiderbot3

The Spectacular Spider-Bot (video)

If you're not whistling the Spectacular Spider-Man theme song yet, you likely will be after I finish filling you in on the new Spiderbot. The Spiderbot, you see, is a spider like robot (as you no doubt surmised from the name it...
 
Rumors
 
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dsgi2
dsgi2

DSGi Horrified To Learn Store Clerks Dislike Public on Facebook

Okay, anyone out there who's worked in retail any time in the last fifty years, let me assure you that precious little has changed. And the crew out at DSGi, a gadget retailer, has pretty much conclusively proven that by settin...

 
Computers
 
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beamz-guitar-system
beamz-guitar-system

Beamz Guitar Ups Your Chances For (Guitar) Heroism

If you've ever played those arcade games that require you to wave your hands over or under beam ports in order to match notes on a screen, then you're already well on your way to learning how to play a Beamz guitar. A Beamz gui...
 
Bikes
 
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eurobike-e-werk
eurobike-e-werk

E-Werk Turns Your Bike Into A Power Plant

If you've ever wondered how you could do more to help save the planet with your morning bicycle commute, then look no more, o ecologically aware one; we've got the solution for you! It's called the E-Werk, and it's from Germany...
 
Battery
 
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Lighthouse solar guage.JPG
Lighthouse solar guage.JPG

Lighthouse Solar’s Lightgauge Shows The Power Of The Sun

If you've shelled out the several thousand dollars required these days to get a solar array installed at your house, then you know that it's all about the light level that lets you figure out just how much power you're generati...

 
Apple
 
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kindle
kindle

Tinfoil Hat Time–Your Kindle, iPhone and Sirius Radio Know Where You Are

Bet you didn't know that Amazon, Sirius Satellite and Apple Computers can tell where you are anywhere in the world, did you? Well, that kind of shocker revelation requires some background.  Most everybody's felt the heartbreak ...
 
Green Energy
 
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origaudio-lake-speaker
origaudio-lake-speaker

Origaudio Speakers–The Speakers You Can Fold Up and Carry Around

What would you say if I told you that you could get a speaker that's not only self-powered, but also foldable for transport to here and there, and they're made out of one hundred percent recycled material? They're called Origau...
 
Computers
 
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microsoft-office
microsoft-office

Microsoft Beats The Rap–Can Sell Microsoft Word…For Now

I'm sure pretty much everyone saw this coming, but the courts have weighed in, and Microsoft Word can still be sold in stores.  The injunction preventing Microsoft from selling Word, following a lawsuit by a Canadian company ov...