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Security
 
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New York Driver Licenses Go RFID

RFID still isn't a sound technology, at least from security standpoint, so I'm surprised to see New York state adopting the technology.  Fortunately, the NY RFID licenses only contain an encrypted identification number, or so t...
 
 
Speakers
 
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Harman Kardon GLA-55 Speakers Look Glacier Tasty

The GLA-55s most certainly strike a 'note' visually, and let's just hope they sound crystal clear. Ok, that's enough puns for one day.  The GLA-55s are self powered, 56 watts each, achieve a 60Hz - 20kHz range and include a tou...
 
 
 
Microsoft
 
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Zune 3.0 Update Allows Free McDonald’s Wi-Fi Access

Great news for all you Zune users: free wi-fi access at all participating McDonald's locations. Just think, now you can download music AND smear your shiny little Zune with your grubby, grease-laden fingers. Top it off with a k...
 
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Displays
 
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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 800x400 resolution and automatically optimizes photos thanks to Kodak's Perfect...
 
 
 
Headphones
 
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Audiobone 1.0 Waterproof Headphones

Take a dip and keep on rocking thanks to the Audiobone 1.0 headphones.  It's not the first set of bone conducting headphones that we've seen and I'm sure it's not the last.  The concept still remain novel, especially at $190 a ...
 
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iPod
 
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Logitech Announces New iPod Alarm Clock: Pure-Fi Anytime

By now, everyone knows that the key to an Apple fan's heart is through design and functionality, hence Logitech's latest iPod alarm clock.  The Pure-Fi Anytime features a recessed dock to protect your iPod from that heavy hande...
 

 
 
Displays
 
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Vuzix AV310 Widescreen Video Goggles

By: Albert S The Vuzix AV310 video goggles is the first to deliver a widescreen 16:9 viewing experience by simulating a 52' (that's FEET not inches!) screen from 9 feet away. They claim it'll run for 5 hours on a single AA batt...
 
 
Cell Phones
 
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Apple Updates Remote App To 1.1

Staying in sync with the iTunes upgrade Staying in sync with the iTunes refresh, Apple updated their Remote app to 1.1 today.  The update adds Genius functionality and the ability to edit and create playlists in iTunes from the...
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 
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HTC Dream Launch Date

Unfortunately, there's no word on when the phone will be available for purchase, but T-Mobile will be holding a press event on September 23rd to announce (and show off) the HTC Dream, which will be the first phone to run Google...
 

 
Cell Phones
 
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Verizon To Go Contract Free On September 21st

According to an insider source, Verizon is set to launch 'contract free' plans on September 21, 2008.  Stipulations require that you either pay for a phone in full - no subsidies - or bring your own equipment.  The user must pa...
 
 
 
Computers
 
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Cray Supercomputer + Microsoft = CX1 Supercomputer

Cray, which long held THE Supercomputer status in the 80s, has partnered with Microsoft to launch the compact CX1 Supercomputer.  To be officially unveiled next Monday, the CX1 is running Microsoft's HPC (High Performance Compu...
 
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Gaming
 
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Star Wars The Force Unleashed iPhone App Now Available

If you recall, we wrote about the original Light Saber app being pulled from the store due to copy right infringement.  Supposedly they, as in Lucas, are going to release an updated version with more bells and whistles - the wh...