Archive for August, 2010

With less than a week until Apple’s media event, all the buzz is around what new magic Steve Jobs will release to the public. Remember when I said I hoped they’d come out with a touchscreen shuffle? Apparently Jobs loves to rain on my parade because some leaks are telling us those square cases are for sixth-generation iPod Nanos. More »


How many times have you guys had to deal with a ipod or mp3 player going dead because you can’t get it to a computer fast enough to charge it? Well if this has happened to you, you’re not alone. More »


If you can not stand a messy wall then the IdeaPaint is just for you! IdeaPaint is a single-coat, roller-applied whiteboard paint that allows drawing and cleaning to be done without any hassle.! More »


In this world there are unfortunately children who have disabilities that make them unable to walk which absolutely breaks my heart to hear. Luckily though this new invention may help those babies explore the world of movement. This chair is built using a Wii Fit Balance Board, a set of robotic wheels and a child’s baby seat. More »


Foursquare is going in the right direction with its checkin features, and it’s about time for local businesses to cash in on the goldmine that’s called location-based applications. The thing that’s great about these apps is that they open up a whole consumer sphere with your business at the center. You get to choose the people best-suited to receive and respond to your promos—now that’s advertising done right. Just recently, Mashable came out with a list of Non-Foursquare Location-Based Apps. Check them out after the jump. More »


One thing that’s stopping other consumers from buying an iPhone is its low battery life but what if you could double your iPhone’s battery life, will that change the story? More »


Famous One-Eyed Filmmaker Rob Spence is looking for a single (Legged) lady who is fit and willing to be his star in his upcoming project. He is currently working with his new Eyeborg documentary which is all about turning a disability into a superpower. The chosen woman will be fitted with a custom-built paintball leg and all her actions and adventures will be turned into a documentary. More »


From Htcyou:

A fact that’s for sure, is the fierce competition between HTC and Motorola fighting for the title of Droid king. Recently HTC has been in the news for its Droid Incredible thanks to its Froyo update, but the Verizon droid market is still ruled by Motorola’s Droid 2 and Droid X. More »


0 Views is one of those sites that’s just there for no apparent purpose. Okay, scratch that. So they’re dedicated to showing you guys the worst of YouTubevideos, the ones that got 0 views. More »


Theo Kamecke see’s more than just a circuit board, he sees a beautiful and dazzling one. Kamecke appreciates circuit boards so much he thinks they deserve a place in homes and galleries. With this idea he has created a variety of stunning boxes and chest made for salvaged circuitry. More »


Nmap.com has released a visulization of favicons of the top 300,000 websites on the world wide web, which have been determined by traffic and as shown by the image, Google is clearly the king of all websites. More »


I thought lamps couldn’t get anymore entertaining, until this came along! The Roly-Poly Rocking Lamp is the new design from Jung Jae Yup and it definitely a fun and unique design. The project is known as ‘zen’ — maybe because we would have to control ourselves from playing with this lamp and staying peacefully in our chairs watching it instead. More »


From Htcyou: Here is but a preview of what the Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 will be like. As you can tell from the pictures this isn’t as slim fit as the smartphones are nowadays. But don’t let that turn you off. I personally don’t care how skinny my phone is, as long as it’s a good phone. Though this one does seem a bit chunky and clunky. More »


From Htcyou: Starting Sunday August 29, you’ll be able to reserve your own Samsung Fascinate. Verizon’s edition of the Galaxy S features a 4-inch Super AMOLED display, 1GHz Hummingbird processor, and last but not least the trust-worthy Android 2.1. More »


We know that technology is always improving and research unveils new discoveries each day, but some findings just sound so amazing and promising that we can’t help but reevaluate the way we look at science. A group of scientists recently reported development of a fuel-cell battery that runs on the same thing kids thrive on — sugar! More »


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