Posts by: A. Smith

PrimoVolta Gloves

PrimoVolta Gloves Keep Your Filangies Warm


By: A. Smith PrimoVolta an Outdoor Research company is selling self regulating heated gloves for about $250. The gloves use Aevex technology to evenly warm your hands. The thermostat, if you will, is a polymer that changes density based on the temperature in the glove thus drawing power from the...

Apartment in a box

Kenchikukagu, the Apartment in a box (er, 3 boxes)


By: A. Smith Coming from the land of all things compact, these 3 boxes transform into a kitchen, office, and bedroom.  Created by architect Toshihiko Suzuki, he calls them ‘Architectural Furniture’.  The office is available through Amazon for a hefty 800,000 yen.  I have no idea what that is in...


Dell Precision M6400 Details and Specs Emerge


By: A. Smith Dell plans to ship the new Mobil Workstation, called the M6400, on Oct. 22nd. This power house of a laptop starts at $2,299 and includes the Intel Q43 Express chipset with different Core 2 Duo processors configurations. The M6400 also supports up to 16GB or RAM, but...


Chinavision Projector Phone Already for Sale


With the announcements of the Toshiba Pico Projector and the 3M MPro110, the cell phone projector market is heating up. Neither of the aforementioned are out yet, but the Chinavision Tri-Band GSM/GPRS touch screen Cell Phone is. It’s not as pretty as the Pico and MPro110, but it gets the...

Samsung BEATb

Samsung to Launch BEATs and BEATb Music Phones


Samsung is launching two new music phones.  Both BEATs (which is a slider phone)  and BEATb (which is a bar style phone) have a few interesting features.  They both can use the Shazam’s music finding program to look up a song and find the name and artist and then download it for you...


Kodak Intros OLED Photo Frame


Kodak unveiled its first, and perhaps the world’s first OLED photo frame today. Measuring 7.6-inches from corner-to-corner, the display achieves an 800×400 resolution and automatically optimizes photos thanks to Kodak’s Perfect Touch technology.  Built-in WiFi should allow for an endless stream of photos and more, or you can upload to...

Announcement Video for BlackBerry Storm Leaked


[GR]-eO5E2xwyXA[/GR] By A. Smith got ahold of a Verizon employee video and copies of the PDF talking points announcing the BlackBerry Storm.  It’s the first touchscreen phone for BlackBerry and it looks to be a strong rival for the iphone.  Availability and price TBD.  Click below for the juicy details.  [Crackberry]...


Seagate 1.5TB FreeAgent XTreme Announced

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By A. Smith Seagate announced in a press release it’s flagship of the FreeAgent portable hard drives today. A 3.5-inch, 7200RPM, 1.5TB, stylish hard drive that Seagates boasts is ‘the slimmest external drive available today. At a height of only 12.5mm…’ It’s available for both Mac and PC. It uses...