Evergreen Flash-to-USB Stick Will Take Cards

Evergreen Flash-to-USB Stick Will Take Cards

This Evergreen USB adaptor is for people who like to play with slots – of the flash memory kind. It’s a USB memory stick with a slot for memory cards, so it’s more like an adaptor, really. They have all sorts of models, ones which accept anything from Compact Flash,…

The Wrap: Best of Monday Night’s Feedbag

The Wrap: Best of Monday Night’s Feedbag

Big news from Moto and small updates from Apple are highlights of the midnight to dawn shift. Here’s the links: Guide to all the overnight Motorola coverage. New phones galore from US announcement event. Sony gets in bed with Italian craftsmen. Sadly, just for a few showpieces… cross fingers for…

Where’s Motorola’s Flagship Phone?

Where’s Motorola’s Flagship Phone?

That’s Ed Zander, Motorola CEO drop testing a new Moto made with stronger materials. What else is he dropping? Two things: First, I’m very glad to see Motorola reemphasizing their UI and OS development. It’s nice to see their ultra hyped “Media Monster” device, the z8, get interesting updates like…

Full Coverage: Ultimate Motorola RAZR 2 Launch Guide

Full Coverage: Ultimate Motorola RAZR 2 Launch Guide

Motorola’s mystery announcement is well in the clear by now. Those of you who speculated that it would be BLAZR, TAZR, LAZR, GAZR, CLVR, LOSR, KRPR, and (my favorite) POOPR were trumped by the infinitely more imaginative “RAZR 2”. Naming qualms and reminiscent styling aside, there are good reasons to…

How to Build Your Own Ice Bulb

How to Build Your Own Ice Bulb

How To Make An Amazing Glowing Ice Bulb – video powered by Metacafe It’s not entirely practical, having a lightbulb made of ice, but it sure is cool and will entertain the kids for hours on end. All it essentially is is an LED embedded inside a sphere of ice…

Xbox 360 HD DVD Gets a Software Update Today

Xbox 360 HD DVD Gets a Software Update Today

The next time you boot up your Xbox 360 to watch an HD DVD movie, the machine will ask whether you want to update your HD DVD playback software or not. You’ll want to answer yes, since, you know, improvements are great. The complete list is after the jump, but…

Kensington QuickSeek FM Transmitter

Kensington QuickSeek FM Transmitter

Kensington just announced their newest iPod accessory: the Quickseek FM Transmitter. It’s like a Belkin with autoscan. Instead of searching through stations until a clear channel is found, the Quickseek automatically scans for open airwaves, freeing your attention for more important things (like talking on your cell, running over deer,…

Whoa! SLIQ is One Sexy Phone Concept

Whoa! SLIQ is One Sexy Phone Concept

It’s been a while since a cellphone has filled us with as much lust as this SLIQ design. It’s a concept by Mike Serafin with no keypad and what he calls an “advanced touch interface.” It better be pretty advanced, because we haven’t been all that impressed with touch interfaces…

Change Your iPod’s Text Color

Change Your iPod’s Text Color

Getting fed up with that boring black font color on your iPod? Now you can get in there and change the menu text, title bar or secondary to a bright red color (or any other of your choice) that’s sure to set you apart from all those me-too fanboys. It’s…

And the Best Ad of the Year Is: A Washing Machine Spot?

And the Best Ad of the Year Is: A Washing Machine Spot?

The best-in-show winner of the Grand Clio (Clios are like the Oscars for advertising) went to this ad for the Aqualtis washer. While it’s clever”and definitely better than Sony’s PS3 spots“I’m not sure it’s better than their paintball Bravia ads, which also got a nod. What were your favorite spots…

Paid Video Downloads to Start Dying in 2008

Paid Video Downloads to Start Dying in 2008

A new report by Forrester Research declares that the paid video download market is going to come to a grinding halt in 2008, despite growing rapidly into 2007. Why? Forrester analyst James McQuivey thinks we’re going to withhold our credit card numbers and migrate to free content”besides, according to McQuivey,…

Boynq’s Saturn Speakers Are Motion Sensitive

Boynq’s Saturn Speakers Are Motion Sensitive

Looking for a pair of speakers to jazz up your desktop? Boynq’s new motion-sensitive Saturn could do the trick. The spherical speaker must be standing upright in order to pump out audio. To turn it off, you place the sphere on its back. Sure, they sound gimmicky, but at least…

Rumourmania: Apple Putting 3G into MacBooks?

Rumourmania: Apple Putting 3G into MacBooks?

This rumor seems to come out of nowhere, but the combination of wishful thinking and high-end technology is what makes it so good. AppleInsider says a source told them Apple will integrate 3G access into a MacBook model. Other laptop makers have already introduced the trend into their business and…

U.S. Government Might Want to Censor Google Earth

U.S. Government Might Want to Censor Google Earth

We’ve already seen some countries get uncomfortable with Google Earth’s satellite images. You know, countries like Pakistan and North Korea. Well, it seems like a government closer to home might want Google to tone it down a bit: the U.S. government. Vice Admiral Robert Murrett, head of the National Geospatial-Intelligence…

MTV and Cisco Really Want to be Hip with the Kids

MTV and Cisco Really Want to be Hip with the Kids

MTV and Cisco are doing a “Digital Incubators” program, a joint venture between mtvU and Cisco that offers $30,000 in seed money to college kids who come up with buzz-worthy convergence-stuffed project to connect with the kids. There’s even an extra opportunity for another $100,000 in funding if they come…