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Cobra’s Latest Radar Detectors Include GPS & Red-light Camera Alerts

Once you're caught on a red-light camera here in LA you'll do just about anything to avoid another one of these costly tickets.  Hmmm, only if there were a system that could keep you abreast of red-light camera locations and pe...

NComputing Brings Inverse Cloud Computing To Joe The Plumber

My apologies, but with the election over, I just couldn't resist the urge to use 'Joe the Plumber'.  What a joke, but I'll tell you what isn't a joke, Ncomputing's networked computer system.  The tiny, fanless box contains no C...

Cross Hair Watch Makes For Cryptic Time Telling

Playing to the the spy in me, or submarine gunner - I'm not sure which -  the Cross Hair watch (officially known as the Scope) may be difficult to read, but it sure is snazzy to look at. Hours on the X axis, minutes on the Y an...


iRiver’s Ex-CEO Releases The Mintpad

iRiver's Ex-CEO has finally unveiled his latest product, the Mintpad.  The 2.86"  device is yet another PMP/MID with some touchscreen wizardry built-in.  It'll play your movies and music, show off your photos and allows you to ...

DSLR Bubble Level Fits In Your Camera’s Hot Shoe

Scorn me if you must, but the the Cube Hot Shoe 3-Axis Bubble Level is a cheap and useful tool for the obsessive compulsive photographer.  I can't think of a practical use, though.  Can you? You can grab it here for $11 [Geekal...

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 ...

Cell Phones

GoodGuide iPhone App Keeps You In The Know On What’s Green, Healthy and Safe

In case you didn't hear eating healthier and minimizing your carbon footprint leads to an abundance of positive karma.  And here to help you is the GoodGuide iPhone app. They plan to add info on food, toys and electronics in th...

Play Your Old NES & Genesis Games On One Console

Whenever I head home for the holidays I end up blowing the proverbial dust of my 8-bit Nintendo system.  I own countless classics and love the nostalgia it elicits.  Problem is my system is like 22 years old (holy cow) and does...

Gadgets At A Glance: Fujitsu Lifebook U820 Mini-Notebook

What is it: An ultra lightweight and mini Notebook with touchscreen control. It weighs just 1.32lbs. Features: Intel Atom Processor Z530, Vista Biz or Home, 5.6" WXGA LCD touchscreen, webcam, fingerprint reader, 1GB of DDR2 RAM...

Cell Phones

AT&T Is Getting Its Own HTC Touch Pro, Called The Fuze

I totally didn't see this coming, simply because AT&T has spent some much money and time pushing the iPhone.  According to a forum poster, DJ Justifier, AT&T will receive its own version of the the HTC Touch Pro (it jus...

Fujitsu LifeBook N7010 Laptop Includes A 4-inch LCD Touchscreen

Maybe it was all the Nintendo DS fanfare that got Fujitsu on board with this design, but in any case it should prove to be an interesting precedent in the laptop world.  Embedded just above the LifeBook N7010's keyboard is a 4-...

Agent 18 Lauches 2 New iPod Nano 4G Cases

Agent 18 announced two new cases for Apple's latest iPod, the Nano 4G. The Flowervest case is built of soft silicone, comes in pink or yellow and is finished in a flower pattern; hence the name.  There's no doubt in my mind who...