Solar-powered cellphone on the way

A Japanese cellphone provider plans to sell a waterproof, solar-powered handset later this year. The firm says it will be exclusive to Japan, but the technology appears to be particularly useful for some developing nations. Manufactured by Sharp, the device is set up so that solar power can recharge the battery to 80% of capacity. […]

Gadget Grand Prix

Who will win the office race -the digital camera, the mouse, the PDA, the remote control, the cell phone, or another handheld gadget? I believe this is another of those creative Samsung ads that goes viral about once a week. [via Bits and Pieces]