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Google
 
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Google Announces Update To Chrome Browser

Google announced an update to the Chrome browser, version 03.154.9, that features improved security and performance tweaks. I've been using it for a while now and it's been surprisingly stable and quick for a beta release. Read...
 
 
Laptops
 
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Bentley’s $20,000 Laptop

Pushing on the boarders of just stupid and wasteful, Bentley has partnered with Ego Lifestyle to produce the car manufacture's first and hopefully last laptop computer.  For a cool $20k you'll receive an overpriced machine that...
 
 
 
Portable
 
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London Receives Vending Machines With PS3 Games, Movies, Blu-rays & MP3s

Universals Pictures and Sony Entertainment have teamed up to bring Londoners their favorite movies, music, and games delivered via a vending machine called PoP.  Users will also be able to download media directly to their PMP o...
 

 
Holiday 2008 Gift Guide
 
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An Adult Star Wars Millennium Falcon Toy

By no means is this a toy for a child.  It's got 'nostaligia' written all over it, which deems it the ideal gift for the Star Wars geek in your life. It features Star Wars sounds effects, lighting, removable outer panels, smugg...
 
 
 
Laptops
 
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Laptop Mag Reviews The Samsung NC10 Netbook

Wow, that was quick.  Course, they ended up reviewing a Korean Samsung NC10.  But I can't imagine any massive changes when it officially arrives in the US with the exception of the keyboard and OS. Pros: 93% full sized keyboard...
 
 
Home Theater
 
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Iomega’s ScreenPlay Pro Hard Drive Is Almost A Media Center

Sweet Mary!  I love the sound of Iomega's latest network storage drive, the ScreenPlay Pro.  Sure, it's branded as a hard drive, but it does so much more.  For one, it connects to your TV via HDMI, component or composite.  Two,...
 

 
 
Household
 
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Connect Your Plant To Twitter

I've probably murdered a good 5 or 6 plants in my lifetime.  I have no clue when to water them.  My guess is that I just saturated them with H20 until they couldn't breath, or didn't provide enough water for them to live.  This...
 
 
Storage
 
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Super Talent Dresses Up Chest Hair With Gold 8GB Flash Drive

Say what?!?!  Super Talent will release a $600, 8GB USB flash drive finished in 18k Gold that could ostensibly pass for a real piece of jewelry.  Granted, you'll need some serious chest hair and 3 buttons down to pull it off.  ...
 
 
 
Autos
 
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Ford Shows Off New HUD: SmartGuage + EcoGuide UI With Dual LCDs

Recently we saw the Kiwi Driving Tool that immerses the driver in an Eco like game to promote fuel efficient driving.  Ford is going full featured and embedding a similar, but much more robust system in their Ford Fusion and Me...
 

 
Cell Phones
 
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Softbank Set To Launch An HD TouchScreen Phone: Sharp Aquos Fulltouch 931SH

Mind boggling as it might be, Sharp's latest phone, the Fulltouch931SH is sporting a resolution equivalent to some Netbooks: 1024x480.  This mass amount of pixel craziness is packed into a 3.8-inch LCD, displays 26 million colo...
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 
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Sprint Family Locator Service Now Only $5/month

Sprint dropped the price on their GPS-based Family Locator service from $10/month to $5. This service allows parents to login to their web enabled phone or PC and track their kid's phone on an interactive, real-time map. Parent...
 
 
Cell Phones
 
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Blackberry Storm Launch Party (L.A)

I'm just getting back from the Blackberry Storm Launch Party here in LA.  Getting in was a breeze.  I just texted a 5 digiit smart code and later showed the SMS at the door for entry.  Unfortunately, I wasn't offered any VIP or...