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Cell Phones
 

IBM’s New Tech Talks About Laundry and Parking

At Wakeforest’s Winston Salem, North Carolina campus, parking and laundry just got a whole lot more organized thanks to IBM. Serving as a test bed for IBM’s new voice recognition software, students can now ask their cell phone’...
 
 
Microsoft
 

Windows Vista Release Delayed Until 2007

Contrary to our previous thoughts, and indicating websites, it looks like the consumer level Windows Vista OS will be delayed until January 2007. Good news is that business customers should be receiving the new OS as expected i...
 
 
 
MP3
 

Maxfield MAX-JOY Kids MP3 Player

Maxfield has created an MP3 player geared towards kids -- the Maxfield MAX-JOY MP3 player.  This durable MP3 player features a bright two-color OLED display and has 256MB of internal memory upgradable to 2GB vvia a Secure Digit...
 

 
Household
 

Mouth Wash w/ Built in Flashing Timer

It just wouldn’t be the same if we didn’t delve into the strange and novel every once and while. The ‘Firefly Mouth Swoosh’ for kids includes a cap that lights up to indicate ‘time to spit out’. Once the mouth wash (the bottles...
 
 
 
Autos
 

20-Sided Fuzzy Dice

Want both fuzzy dice in your car and pay tribute to your nerdy D&D days? Finally you can do both with twenty-sided fuzzy dice. Though you might need to roll your D20 dice to make a saving throw from someone whooping your nerdy ...
 
 
Storage
 

Samsung 32GB Solid State Disk

When Samsung announced a flash memory chip that would allow for 32GB, we thought they meant flash memory cards.  Looks like Samsung used the chip to create a 32GB Flash-based hard drive disk.  The Solid State Disk (SDD) allows ...
 

 
 
Gaming
 

Playstation 3 for $8.00

In a bid to attract some attention (aka PR stunt) a company called Unique Auction will auction off a few PS3s for no more then $8, which will be preceded by an auction to win a Playstation 3 free of charge . How so you ask? Sim...
 
 
Science
 

MIT IO Cloning Paint Brush

The MIT IO Brush is a real world Photoshop like clone tool (you click on part of an image and it will replicate it else where in a paint brush format). The wooden looking brush has a built-in digital camera that snaps a photo o...
 
 
 
Household
 

Ionizing Air Purification Travel Pillow

Traveling on busses or airplanes is never a pleasant experience, unless of course your flying business class, but how many of us can afford that. Although the Pure-Ion Air Purification Travel Pillow won’t make the ‘coach’ food ...
 

 
Sports
 

The Rowbike

Looking to build a little upper body strength on your next bike ride? You should check out the Rowbike, a bike which replaces the conventional pedals with a pull bar. According to the web site, the Rowbike will get you a comple...
 
 
 
Science
 

House Fly sporting spectacles

Using a special laser, scientists have managed to create small enough glasses to put on a house fly.  The 2 mm spectacles sure make this house fly look like a nerd. The photo you see above is currently showcased in a science ph...
 
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Clothing
 

Ventura Kinetic Digital Watch

Ventura has annunced The V-Tech Sigma ∑ MGS, the first digital watch with its own rechargable power-source. It will be powered by kinetics -- your body movement.  While this technology is not new to the analogue world, this wou...
 
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