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cyberpower-lan-mini-h20-pc
cyberpower-lan-mini-h20-pc

CyberPower LAN Mini H20 PC–A Tiny Fluid Monster Box

Now here's a monster machine for you, folks--if you're looking for a hot, sweet Mini LAN rig that is both so hot and so sweet that it requires water coolant, then the CyberPower LAN Mini H2O is exactly what you've got in mind. ...
 
Gaming
 
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sony-dualshock
sony-dualshock

Gadget Rumor: Sony PS3 Firmware Update Takes Out Aftermarket Controllers

If this is actually true, folks, you can look for some serious lawsuits to get flung at Sony in the coming weeks.  The PS3 got its version 3.0 firmware upgrade not too long ago, and ever since, strange difficulties have come to...

 
Flight
 
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c-130
c-130

Boeing Advanced Tactical Laser Actually Hits A Target!

Here we go into the twenty first century of warfare, folks, as the Airborne Boeing laser finally manages to hit a ground-based target for the first time ever! The Air Force only a few short hours ago announced that, back on Aug...
 
Computers
 
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500x_samsungxseries
500x_samsungxseries

Samsung’s New X Series–Oneupsmanship

You've got to hand it to the folks at Samsung.  Just yesterday, Sony pops up with its X series line of laptops.  Today, it's Samsung's turn to exhibit an X series line of laptops. If you were to say that Samsung's playing a ser...

 
Displays
 
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linux-kindle
linux-kindle

Kindle 2 Now With…Linux?

This is a development the folks at Amazon likely weren't expecting. Seems that some enterprising soul out there, whom you might recognize when I tell you it's Jesse Vincent, managed to get his recently-released Kindle 2 ebook f...
 
Gaming
 
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sony-3d
sony-3d

Sony Playstation 3….D?

Now THIS could shake some stuff up, no mistake. Okay, so everyone pretty much knows by now that Sony's dead last in the console wars, right?  The Xbox 360 has games that the PS3 will never see in a million years and the Wii is ...

 
Speakers
 
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logitech-squeezebox
logitech-squeezebox

Logitech Bows Squeezebox Touch and Radio

If you, like me, have expressed some lament (usually involving kicking, screaming, and throwing things) at the general lack of quality and variety in radio broadcasting in your area, (who do I have to bribe to get some jazz aro...
 
Green Energy
 
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0_61_eatr_robot_landscape
0_61_eatr_robot_landscape

Corpse Powered Robots??

When I hear the words "Pentagon" and "corpse eating robots" together in the same sentence, the first thing I do is check my medication. And then I realize I don't TAKE medication, and further realize that I'm watching Fox News,...

 
Battery
 
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free-loader-solar-charger
free-loader-solar-charger

Free Loader Solar Charger Gathers Power While You Enjoy The Sun

We've all been there at one time or another--just as you're on your daily walk in the park, your iPod goes dead, or your digital camera runs out of juice, or something you're carrying just can't work up enough spark to, you kno...
 
Household
 
vinalrecordbowl
vinalrecordbowl
vinalrecordbowl

Retro Tech Gets A New Job–As Even MORE Retro Tech

You might remember the old vinyl records, if you're a club DJ or know some elderly folks who never quite got the hang of cassette tapes, let alone CDs. A lot of people, of course, converted their vinyl collections to other medi...

 
Autos
 
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zap-alias
zap-alias

Zap Alias: An Electric Car For Under Thirty Grand

Now, one thing's hugely clear.  If you're looking to go electric for your ride, you've got one of basically two choices--shelling out ridiculous amounts of bank for a pure electric ride, or going with a golf cart.  It's not eas...
 
Green Energy
 
volksgarden
volksgarden
volksgarden

Volksgarden Rotating Garden Lets You Grow Anything At Home

If you've got an extra two grand lying around and desperately want a space to grow some hydroponic tomatoes and such, then boy, do I have the solution for you! It's called the Volksgarden Rotating Garden, and it's a gigantic wh...