I just received a link to a youtube video from an anonymous tipper showing a laptop featured at CES 2010 with a transparent screen. While the concept looks extremely cool, I’m not exactly sure how practical something like this would be in everyday use. Please check out the video and let us know your thoughts.
Youtube user and beatboxer MysterGuitarman got lucky and got sponsored by Google to produce a promotional video for the Nexus One. Apparently, the clip was realized with just 2 cuts. Check it out: [Via TechEblog]
There is a natural inclination among humans to take the best videos games out of the machine and bring them into real life. Going old school in the geekiest way possible, Windell Oskay has built a non-video version of Pong. The process of building this marvel is posted at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories.
Having still not yet entirely conquered my desire for a netbook—mostly staved off by the fact that my iPod Touch gets the job done most of the time—there may yet be good news. It is quite likely that I have simply waited long enough for netbooks to be, well, so last decade. Enter the smartbook. […]
By Jimmy Rogers (@me) Contributing Writer, [GAS] While news of this device leaked quite a while ago (and Google openly distributed it to their employees), the Google Nexus One still drew a crowd today, both online and at Google’s official launch event. The new phone is similar to other Android devices, such as the popular Droid, but […]
“Nothing ages so quickly as yesterday’s vision of the future.” — Richard Corliss
For today edition of the deal of the day, Amazon.com has a pair of Klipsch B-3 Synergy bookshelf loudspeakers for only $149.99. That’s 57% off the speakers’ usual retail price of $349 The Klipsch B-3 Synergy bookshelf loudspeaker offers a winning combination of powerful bass with remarkable detail and high volumes with low distortion, making […]
If the sign of a successful product is people finding ways to hack it, Amazon should be flattered. An Israeli user has found a way to remove copy protection of titles bought from the Kindle store for use on a PC, while a writer in Spain has found a way around international barriers of web […]
If nothing caught your fancy on our list of different things you can do to geekify your holidays, here’s something that ought to get your guests amazed and make your holiday party the talk of the decade. [Via [H]]
Looking for a last-minute gift for an amateur photographer (or for yourself!)? Then amazon has a rarely seen deal today on the Canon Rebel XS Digital SLR. Usually priced at $669.99, the Rebel XS is now going for $409, with free 2-day shipping. Please note that this offer is valid today only and while supplies […]
The Federal Communications Commission has unveiled some of its ideas for strengthening the US broadband network to help the economy. The changes could include subsidies to improve provision in rural areas, measures to improve accessibility for people with disabilities, and a one-box solution to rival cable and video-on-demand services. The report issued this week (PDF […]
If you’re looking for a cheap HD pocket camcorder, Amazon.com has the Flip MinoHD for only $119.99 today, shipping included. That’s 40% off the device’s usual retail price. Please note that if you’re looking to purchase things from Amazon.com and don’t want to pay for shipping, today is one of the last days where you […]