Posts by: stevea

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Everyone Wants A Piece of Amazon’s Kindle Market

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Guess who wants a piece of Amazon’s Kindle market?  As it turns out, a whole a lot of people. The list is pretty wide and growing by the day, and includes names like News Corp (otherwise known as Fox), Hearst Publishing, and now, Time Magazine wants to change the way...

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CrystalPur Water Filter–Huge Volume, Tiny Apparatus

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If you’re a camper, or you just hold a paranoiac’s distrust for your local water system, you may be interested in getting your hands on a CrystalPur water filter. Invented to help starving families out in Africa from dying of thirst, this tiny unit can actually process six liters of...

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3M MPro 120–Tiny, But How Does It Perform? (video)

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The MPro 120 Pocket Projector, from the constantly-innovating minds at 3M, promises to be part of a “new generation of mini-projectors”.  Featuring a battery life of two to four hours, it has built in speakers and can project an image up to a maximum size of fifty inches.  The MPro...

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Metaklett: Velcro 2.0

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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.  How about velcro…made out of METAL? It already exists, folks–it’s called Metaklett, and it...

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America: Land of the (Gadget) Geek

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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 households in the United States and Canada by mail: Half are gamers. Sixty-three percent have...

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TenBu Technologies nio Keeps Track of Your Hardware

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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 hands and mete out cyber-vigilante justice to anyone...

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Grabit Pack–Carry Your Gadget Array On Your Leg

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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 we can’t carry all this stuff around in...

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The Spectacular Spider-Bot (video)

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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 itself), with one interesting difference.  It shoots webs.  Yes,...

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DSGi Horrified To Learn Store Clerks Dislike Public on Facebook

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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 setting up a Facebook group and actually–GASP!–being candid on it....

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Beamz Guitar Ups Your Chances For (Guitar) Heroism

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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 guitar is a device that creates...