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Wacky
 

Samsung and BO Cell Phone Released – SGH-E910/Serene

Samsung and B&O were supposed to release an ultra stylish and hip cell phone, but instead have presented us with a form that mimics that of a travel alarm clock. The best looking part is probably the sleek metal block of a ...
 
 
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iRobot announces Redowl: sniper detector prototype

iRobot, the creators of the fabulous Roomba vacuum cleaner, and The Photonics Center at Boston University have unveiled a prototype system that could help save the military from snipers. The remote controlled system known as Re...
 
 
 
Wacky
 

“My Name is Earl” in High Def Rocks!

Viewers of NBC's "My Name is Earl" will receive a special easter egg joke if they watch the show in high definition tonight. Taking advantage of the widescreen format of high definition, the makers are putting in a joke that on...
 

 
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Nintendo DS Goes Wireless Online Gaming (Mario Kart Anyone?)

Nintendo has released a WiFi USB dongle for the Nintendo DS. It appears that it will be shortly available in Japan and arriving state side not too long after. It works by connecting the Nintendo DS to your computer (DS has buil...
 
 
 
MP3
 

iPod Video on October 12th?

Does the iPod Video make sense for Apple’s line up? As mentioned some weeks ago there are rumors of an iPod Video perhaps emerging based on hidden buttons in iTunes and that Apple has supposedly “bought an advanced audio-video ...
 
 
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iPod Nano Meets Spin Cycle

The Nano is just so damn small and light people are accidentally tossing it in the wash. Following a warm wash and a dryer spin, or two, the neglectful are discovering that their Nano's still function, minus a pristine screen. ...
 

 
 
MP3
 

SanDisk 4GB MP3 Flash Player Just $200

Watch out Apple, because SanDisk has introduced a rival to the iPod Nano. The Sansa m200 offers the same capacity, and get this, at a cheaper price. The 4GB player can be picked up for $200, $50 less then the 4GB iPod. Unfortun...
 
 
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Microsoft unveils partial XBox 360 lineup

Microsoft announced today a partial video game lineup for the release of its upcoming XBox 360 due out November 22nd. Microsoft expects there to be 15 to 20 games at the time of the systems launch. Included are: Kameo: Elements...
 
 
 
Wireless
 

EarthLink wins Philadelphia Wi-Fi contract

The city of Philadelphia has awarded EarthLink the contract to blanket Wi-Fi access across 135 miles of the city. They beat out proposals from companies such as Hewlett-Packard. The contract will include EarthLink funding and b...
 

 
Autos
 

Controls iPod via Car Tape Deck – Griffin SmartDeck

I, to this day remain the target of ridicule because I sport the following: a Gen 1 iPod (works fine and takes a licking), and I use a cassette deck adapter (you know those things from the 90s) to connect it to my car stereo (y...
 
 
 
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AMD Releases $299 Computer

AMD, primarily a computer chip maker, has already begun to market a $299 computer in India and Latin America; regions with vast populations and large rich-poor gaps. This news comes on the heels of MIT announcing plans for $100...
 
 
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Disposable DVDs – Divx Nightmares Anyone?

Microsoft has developed disposable DVDs – wooopteedo. Don’t worry though; they aren’t being ‘eco’ conscious but green conscious, as in money. To avoid piracy and the ever growing monetary loss, Mircosoft’s ‘disposable DVDs’ wil...