Canon takes augmented reality to next dimension

Canon has shown off more details with its 3D take on augmented reality. It looks like an impressive but expensive technology that might be a solution in search of a problem. The system is dubbed MREAL, standing for Mixed Reality, and goes on sale on March 1. It’s the same basic concept as augmented reality, […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 60% Off Klipsch G-17 Air Wireless Sound System (With AirPlay) – $219.99 + FREE Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Klipsch G-17 Air Wireless Sound System (With AirPlay) for just $219.99 plus free shipping. That’s 60% off the sound system’s list price of $549.99. Introducing the Klipsch Gallery G-17 Air wireless speaker system with a sophisticated design matched only by its acoustical prowess. Unfettered […]

Google Glass: How it Feels [Video]

Want to see how Glass actually feels? It’s surprisingly simple. Say “take a picture” to take a picture. Record what you see, hands free. Even share what you see, live. Directions are right in front of you. Speak to send a message, or translate your voice. Get the notifications that matter most. Ask whatever’s on […]

The World’s First 3D Printing Pen

The concept of 3D printing has taken off, making designs into reality more quickly and more easily than ever before. It’s had applications ranging from toys to medicine – we could even print houses! A more artistic use of this new technology is to create sculptures with incredible intricacy and precision. However, most artists would […]

Flyboard: The Coolest Water Jet Pack Ever [Video]

OMG. I want one. These things are priced at $6495.00 each on rockymountainflyboard.com, but they need to be attached to a unit (PWC) that powers them before they start working, and obviously, that isn’t included in the price. You can also rent a flyboard for up to a day on the site. [Via LS]

40 years of geek store products

If you want to find a geek in a British shopping center and you don’t fancy braving Games Workshop, one of your best options is Maplin. It’s a specialist electronic products and components store that is roughly equivalent to Radio Shack. Maplin is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and has marked the occasion in […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 70% Off Syma S107G RC Helicopter – $17.99

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Syma S107G RC Helicopter for just $17.99. That’s 70% off the helicopter’s original retail price of $59.99. This Brand New 3 Channel mini rc helicopter is the world’s newest, most durable and stable helicopter. The item comes with the latest gyro system for precision […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 56% Off SwissGear TSA Backpack for 17-Inch Laptop with Accessory Pockets – $69.99 + Free Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the SwissGear TSA Backpack for 17-Inch Laptop with Accessory Pockets for just $69.99 plus free shipping. That’s 56% off the backpack’s original retail price of $160.00. SwissGear TSA Scan Smart Backpack from The Maker of the Swiss Army Knife. The Scan Smart feature speeds up […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 55% Off Garmin nüvi 1350LMT 4.3-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates – $93.99 + FREE Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Garmin nüvi 1350LMT 4.3-Inch Portable GPS Navigator with Lifetime Map & Traffic Updates for just $93.99 plus free shipping. That’s 55% off the GPS’s original retail price of $209.99. This Garmin 1350LMT Nuvi GPS features a sunlight-readable, 4.3-inch display that is easy to read. […]

Amazon considering sales of “used” Kindle books

An Amazon patent filing suggests the company wants to sell used copies of digital files such as Kindle books. But the economics involved means making the idea into reality could be tricky. The patented idea is effectively an adaptation of the existing lending policy on Kindle books. That allows one user to lend a book […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 46% Off Belkin Mini Surge Protector with Dual USB Charger – $11.89

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Belkin Mini Surge Protector with Dual USB Charger for just $11.89. That’s 46% off the surge protector’s original retail price of $21.99. Hotel rooms and airport terminals never seem to have enough power outlets to charge all the devices today’s traveler brings along. Now […]

Faucet dries hands with 420 mph gale

The days of walking with dripping hands from a sink to a hand-dryer in a public restroom could be over. The inventor of an ultra-high speed drier says he’s now figured out a way to build the drying tool directly into the faucet. There are of course already dedicated units that combine dispensers of soap, […]