Daily Archives: April 28, 2010

Garmin A10 GPS

Garmin-Asus A10 Makes The Pedestrian Life Easier

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More Android handset news! Hey, why aren’t as many new iPhone OS handsets? Oh wait…there’s only one of those. Anyhow, the Garmin-Asus A10 is a 3.2-inch HVGA screen handset with a 5MP camera and a multi-touch WebKit browser. Its biggest draw lies in the Garmin Navigation GPS software, which lets...

Palm HP

HP Buys Palm For $1.2 Billion

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Holy crap!  HP has bought Palm for $1.2 billion, which equates to $5.70 per share of Palm common stock.  The deal has been approved by both boards and the deal will officially close during HP’s third fiscal quarter ending July 31, 2010.  This gives HP a much stronger position in...

Suma Mouse

Stroke Something Different With The Suma Mouse

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Title got your attention, right? Well, this is even better: Cambridge Consultants’ Suma Mouse features a smart skin technology that recognizes a variety of multi-touch inputs across its surface.  Rotating, squeezing, pressing and yes, stroking, the mouse can all be viewed as inputs by the computer and translated to a...

Benq E12 Camera

Ben-Q’s E1260 Digicam Brings HDR To The Family Picnic

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Ben-Q isn’t exactly the hottest gadget maker, but their new E1260 digicam looks to be perfect for taking pictures at an afternoon lunch with grandma. The 12MP camera features the usual consumer level specs like a 28mm lens with 4x optical zoom, 720p video capture, and a 2.7-inch LCD display....

Pacman Cutting Board

PacMan Cutting Board

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You’ll pretty much pay top dollar for anything that is a throw back to an 80s video game.  And such is the case of the PacMan Cutting Board.  It costs $165, and for that you get a pixelated, wooden snap shot of PacMan about to munch down a power pill...

Facebook iPad Video

Facebook Video Now Compatible With the iPad

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Did you know that Facebook videos now work on the iPhone and iPad?  I sure as hell didn’t.  But, before you get too excited (or angry) and think yet another website bowed to the power of Steve Jobs, don’t.  Instead, the social networking company is transcoding new videos to h.264...

harp-multi-tool

Byrd Harp Multi Tool

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We’ve been seeing a lot of these new fangled multi-tools as of late.  Today’s entry is the Byrd Harp Multi Tool with its obvious design nod to your favorite stringed instrument, the harp.  All the tools swivel out from their resting location and include the following:  Phillips-head  and Flat-head screwdrivers,...