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PSA: Assassin’s Creed 3 for $15? (updated)

If you go to Wal-Mart's site right now and look up Assassin's Creed 3 for the XBOX 360 (No PS3 love apparently), you can pre-order it for $14.98.  That's a big difference from the normal price of course, so who knows how long t...
 
Concepts
 
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nomiku_sous_vide
nomiku_sous_vide

Making Sous-Vide Easy and Affordable – Introducing Nomiku

You can read my review of the Sous-Vide Supreme to see my love affair with the cooking style that is sous-vide.  For those of you that don't want to read that much, and who aren't familiar with the name, here is a shortened ver...

 
Networking
 
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sr20000g_connectorsandports
sr20000g_connectorsandports

Amped Wireless announces SR20000G

If you look at the product catalog for Amped Wireless's past offerings, and then look at the different things they have been announcing lately, you might have noticed something suspiciously missing.  Well, that missing product ...
 
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Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao Cantilever Swimming Pool
Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao Cantilever Swimming Pool
Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao Cantilever Swimming Pool

Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao’s Cantilever Pool Allows Guests to “Swim Over Air”

The Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong Kangqiao features a cantilever swimming pool, where guests can feel as if they're swimming over the air. The one-of-a-kind swimming pool is located on the 24th floor of the hotel and is 30 meters...

 
Computers
 
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avadirect-clevo-p180hm-gaming-laptop

AVADirect Starts Using Ivy Bridge Chips

As one of the larger custom PC manufacturers, AVADirect starting to use Ivy Bridge chips is good (albeit expected) news.  You might know AVADirect as the first company to put out a dual Xenon system, pushing the limits of what ...
 
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Head Care Robot
Head Care Robot

Panasonic Shampoo Robot Testing in Tokyo Salon (video)

[GR]IROoXFz5dj0[/GR] Everybody knows the future is going to be filled with robots doing practically everything for us, including washing our hair. But that isn’t too far into the future now that Panasonic has created a shampoo ...

 
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Porn Sites are safer than blogs
Porn Sites are safer than blogs
Porn Sites are safer than blogs

Porn Sites Safer to Browse Than Blogs

It seems porn sites are safer to browse than your average blog, according to a report by Symantec. The report, “Internet Security Threat Report, summarizes threats, hacks and stat of last year in online security and what was fo...
 
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Take a digital tour of the White House
Take a digital tour of the White House
Take a digital tour of the White House

Google’s White House Tour (video)

[GR]TSQkaD_mXGo[/GR] Take a tour of the White House…digitally! Thanks to Google Art Project and President Obama, you can now take a virtual 360-degree tour of the White House and its public rooms. Already open to the public for...

 
Computers
 
BenQ XL2420TX
BenQ XL2420TX
BenQ XL2420TX

BenQ XL2420TX and XL2420T Hands-On (CES)

3D monitors are still a rarity in the world of PC gaming, even though as of October 2011 over 500,000 pairs of Nvidia's 3D Vision glasses have been sold, and with each at least one 3D display. Though the likes of Viewsonic, Ace...
 
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BenQ GP2
BenQ GP2

BenQ Joybee GP2 Mini Projector Hands-On (CES)

Projectors aren't typically impressive to most of us, though that's due to their high price and, well, our perception of classroom projectors. Those clunky things really are a thing of the past (unless you're still in school), ...

 
Computers
 
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LG_Ultrabook
LG_Ultrabook

LG Reveals Z330 and Z430 Super Ultrabooks

LG has provided details on its Z330 and Z430 Super Ultrabooks even though the Ultrabooks are still pretty new. The Z330 model features a  13.3-inch 1366 x 768 LED-backit display, the choice of Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 processors...
 
Autos
 
Volvo unveils XC60 plug-in hybrid concept
Volvo unveils XC60 plug-in hybrid concept
Volvo unveils XC60 plug-in hybrid concept

Volvo’s XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept

Volvo decided against a svelte plug-in hybrid when coming up with its XC60 and opted for a more boxy SUV type as the base for its newest concept. It gutted its XC60 and used a turbocharged gas 4-cylinder engine that pushes out ...