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Cell Phones
 
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sahkr-iphone-speech-translator
sahkr-iphone-speech-translator

Sahkr iPhone App Does Real Time Speech-To-Speech Translations (video)

Now this is pretty fly for a white guy.  Until recent most iPhone translation apps were limited to text input or a phrase dictionary.  Select the phrase and an audio bite would play.  But what about speech-to-speech translation...
 
Military
 
humanwashingmachine
humanwashingmachine
humanwashingmachine

Human Washing Machine: Yes You Must Be Naked And No, There Will Be No Happy Ending

Now this might not be as ridiculous as it first sounds.  This human washing machine could actually have some benficial uses.  From homeless shelters to military outposts, showers and clean flesh are always hot topics of discuss...

 
Cell Phones
 
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samsung-sgh-a657
samsung-sgh-a657

Samsung SGH-A657 Rugged Phone Specs

Not that I'm head over heals about Samsung's SGH-A657 candy bar phone, but for those who jump from planes or climb walls made of rock they'll surely enjoy its military rated specs.  In other words this handset can be dropped, b...
 
Laptops
 
Latitude E6400 XFR
Latitude E6400 XFR
Latitude E6400 XFR

Dell Outs Ballistic Armored Laptop, The Latitude E6400 XFR (videos)

Hmmm...Dell's latest rugged laptop includes Ballistic Armor in its moniker.  With that said I wonder if they'll let us shoot it with a 9mm (not a .22), like we did with the Sonim XP1?  Rated for falls up to 4 feet and all sorts...

 
Military
 
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d30-gel
d30-gel

Gel Goo, Called D30, To Find Its Way Into Soldiers’ Helmets

Who would of that gel, yes gel would be saving lives.  D3O, which we've seen before in ski suits and other sports equipment is a gel like substance that when at rest is soft and mailable.  Apply extreme friction, or say a bulle...
 
Military
 
FN303
FN303
FN303

The Army Ultimate Paintball Gun: The Next Round In Non-Lethal Weaponry

My sister took some pepper spray in the face after the Red Sox won the World Series in 2004.  More nationally known was the death of Victoria Snelgrove when she took a round from a FN303 (pictured) in the eye.  While law enforc...

 
iPhone Apps
 
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m110-with-ipod-touch
m110-with-ipod-touch

M110 Sniper Rifle And An iPod Touch Do Death’s Dance

Technology and warfare go hand in hand these days, but I would've never expected the beloved iPod Touch to be responsible for calculated sniper attacks.  What you're looking at is a M110 semi-automatic sniper system with a Knig...
 
Military
 
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u-tag
u-tag

U Tag: Medical Dog Tag With A Built-in Flash Drive

Bracelets or necklaces with listed medical allergies are nothing new. But too often the information is limited, especially if the person wearing it is incapacitated. A former British SAS soldier, who used to sew a USB flash dri...

 
Military
 
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swat-sniper-detection-system
swat-sniper-detection-system

Sniper Detection System: SWAT

I love me some sniper action in COD4 (I'm still waiting on my copy of COD5).  The reality, though, is that snipers are ultra deadly on the battlefield and for lack of better words they have proved a significant nuisance in Iraq...
 
Contests
 

Gadget Giveaway Reminder: Win A Wicked Laser Elite 125 Plus Laser Pointer

We're giving away a $600 laser.  Don't worry, you've got a few days left to enter (expires 12/3). Hit this post and follow the instructions to get in on the action.

 
Contests
 

Gadget Giveaway: Win A Wicked Laser Elite 125 Plus Laser Pointer

Today we launched a new commenting system from Intense Debate. Sign up or login and you can receive responses to your comments by email, respond to other comments and rate users. To kick off the new commenting system We're givi...
 
Military
 
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wicked-laster-elite-plus-laser
wicked-laster-elite-plus-laser

Wicked Lasers, Elite Series Review

Nearly everyone has seen a laser pointer that lets you highlight presentations from a distance. While such lasers are useful, they’re also relatively harmless unless you stare directly at the laser for long periods of time. If ...