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There’s a guy in my neighborhood who has a kind of Segway wheelchair, a gyro-balanced two-wheeler with a seat. It can’t do stairs (unless he has some Dalek jets I haven’t yet seen), but it fits into a lot of places a regular wheelchair can’t. For those who can’t afford... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2011 at jackson's blog
It's a scary time to be a PC manufacturer. Tablets and smartphones have changed consumer expectations of computing devices, and that includes notebook and desktop PCs, not just mobile products. Source: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2011/12/pc-world-crumbling/ Android Ipad Touch Screen Cell Phones Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2011 at jackson's blog
According to a report by Ynetnews, Apple is looking to open a research and development center in Israel. A delegation of Apple representatives headed by VP Ed Frank is currently in the country meeting with high tech companies such as Intel. The new R&D operation will apparently... Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheIphoneBlog/~3/O63CUDyX7Xg/story01.htm Profile... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2011 at jackson's blog
TokyoFlash Japan is introducing their fourth fan-inspired, limited-edition watch. The Kisai On Air has a touchscreen face and a silver or black stainless steel case and strap. It has a colored LCD display that’s always on, and a colored LED backlight that’s turned on with a touch. Various color combinations... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2011 at jackson's blog
Now that the folks in Palo Alto have finally churned out that long-awaited iPad app, they'll be focusing on other things, we'd surmise. Apparently, high on the to-do list is a refresh of Android's Facebook app. Code-named "Katana," the version 1.8 release candidate (see up top, or the gallery below)... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
The recent developments and rumors about the new ipad 3 has left the market not sure of which way to go. Many predict that apple is bond to keep all secrets about the upcoming ipad 3 a secret. Apple Company does not deny or confirm the rumors about whether they... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2011 at jackson's blog
This post brought to you by Norton Small Business by Symantec. All opinions are 100% mine. When I surf the Internet or read email, I always try to avoid places and situations that could be dangerous ? I never open emails with attachments from people I don?t know, I never... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2011 at jackson's blog
Okay, maybe that turkey recipe was a bit of a disaster. No worries, you got 364 practice meals before next Thanksgiving. First order of business, figure out how long it takes to actually cook meat. Or you can say to hell with it and lay down some beats between trips... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2011 at jackson's blog
To the naked eye, the intricate paper patterns attached to these bike wheels look like nothing but a blur when it's in motion. But when filmed with a video camera, the limited frame rate reveals complex animations. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/zGpr9hGGzOY/these-bicycle-wheel-animations-are-only-visible-through-a-video-camera Latest Technology Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2011 at jackson's blog
Screen Grabs chronicles the uses (and misuses) of real-world gadgets in today's movies and TV. Send in your sightings (with screen grab!) to screengrabs at engadget dot com. Fans of USA's Covert Affairs know that Annie Walker's stomping ground is Washington DC, where she pretends to be a buyer for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2011 at jackson's blog
As somebody who has to haul several empty bottles down to the recycling point every day, and then schlep another couple of full wine bottles back up the many stairs to my apartment, I love the idea of UK-based Martin Myerscough’s paper wine bottle. The bottle consists of a paper... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2011 at jackson's blog
Blue Microphone recently released the Radius shockmount for their Yeti and Yeti Pro microphones (both microphones have the same mount and form-factor). A shockmount is used to isolate your microphone from vibration while recording. The mount is specifically designed to work with the Yeti and Yeti Pro, but could be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2011 at jackson's blog
More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/lR-aopTMZEE/last+minute-halloween-costumes-for-the-absolute-nerdiest-among-us Iphone Apple Tech News Android Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2011 at jackson's blog
Last December, Julie told us about the Original Kitchen iPad Rack. The designers have been busy since then, and they’ve refined their design. Now, the mounting bracket is made of clear acrylic so it almost disappears from view when the shelf is removed (see the bottom picture). Good news for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2011 at jackson's blog
It?s well known fact that Steve Jobs, the late co-founder of Apple Company stressed the point of increasing security features on their tablet device. This comes after a lot of ipad owners became victim to the hacking attempts. Steve Jobs held webniars, known as Stevenotes, to inform the pubic about... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2011 at jackson's blog
The Solar Ship is a little bit airplane, a little bit blimp and all good intentions. The hybrid dirigible combines the cockpit and landing gear of a plane with the top of a blimp, the latter of which is lined with solar panels. The green vehicle can take off from... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2011 at jackson's blog
It’s hard to believe that you don’t already have a device in your home (or your pocket) that’s capable of connecting to Spotify, but should your kids be getting sick of you stealing their iPod Touches to stream your Dad Rock, then you might want to spring for Western Digital’s... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
A Blurrycam-equipped tipster sent in the above images of what's purported to be a 10-inch Windows 7 tablet from Dell. There's not a lot of info on the thing at the moment, and what we do have ought to be taken with a few pinches of salt. But here's the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
No matter how tall a traditional wind turbine is built it can't reach the stronger, steadier winds that blow a quarter mile above the ground. That's why Makani Power traded the turbine's tower for a tether and created the Wing 7 aeronautic power plant. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/ttKTkFLXq-0/this-power-plant-flies-itself Touch Screen... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
Smart Design: Fanless Heatsink Spins Itself Concrete Speakers Look Good, Yet I Question Their Fidelity The Five Best Things About OS X Lion Watch The Final Space Shuttle Mission Here (Maybe) CrunchGear Is Headed To TechCrunch/Gadgets Source: http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/07/09/daily-crunch-ride-the-lion/ Apple Tech News Android Ipad Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
A Sprint spokesperson gave us a ring to let us know that the newly announced iPhone 4S will be eligible for the carrier's unlimited data plan. According to Sprint, pricing will start at $69.99 for unlimited data and 450 talk minutes, with the Simply Everything unlimited calling and data running... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
How do you make sure your solar panel is always pointing at the sun? Well, sticking it in the window would be a good start, and that’s just what Quirky’s new Ray does — literally. Ray is a combined solar charger and suction cup, meaning you can stick it to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
Ass was pretty bad, but the global 8th grade iPhone 4S giggle-fest continues. Georgian Gizmodo reader Shota (from the country, no the state, homie) says "siri" is the Georgian word for "cock." Not the bird. This should be good. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/I9nf7Rh99XQ/siri-is-also-the-georgian-word-for-penis Ipad Touch Screen Cell Phones Latest Technology Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
RIM's killer BlackBerry feature has always been BBM. So, you'll have to excuse us if we give some side-eye to these leaked shots of the private messaging service two-timing its Canadian maker. The pics over on TechnoBuffalo, supposedly obtained by a RIM employee, show off the BBM for Android app... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog
The GuitarJack from Sonoma Wire Works allows you to connect a variety of instruments and / or microphones to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. The GuitarJack plugs into the dock connector of your iOS device and features a 1/4 inch instrument jack and a 1/8 inch stereo mic/line input.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2011 at jackson's blog