The History of Mobile Productivity [Infographic]

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Amazon tablet a loss leader?

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Amazon may consider selling a tablet computer for below cost price with the plan of making its money back by selling content — or at least that’s what one analyst suggests. Not much is known about the planned device, though naturally it will be seen as one of the more high-profile “challengers” to the iPad. […]

Metal Pen/Tool Combo: The Perfect Geek Writing Instrument?

No geek writing instrument ensemble is complete without this, the Metal Pen with Level and Screwdriver nifty tool/pen combo from the NeatoShop. While not quite tactical, we’re pretty confident that it will increase your geek factor by at least 200%. [$14.95 @ NeatoShop | More Geeky Tools]

A 75-Inch TV Now Fits Inside Your Glasses

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It seems Vuzix is taking a cue from sci-fi movies with their Wrap 1200 3D Video Eyewear–a set of wraparound glasses with internal 16:9 displays that showcase 3D material. Watching a movie in the Wrap 1200s is like viewing a 75″ TV from 10 feet away. A 15-degree adjustable tilt feature optimizes the viewing angle, and […]

Building blocks come into the 21st century

Sometimes the free market produces products that fill a genuine need at a sensible price. But sometimes it produces stuff that’s just plain neat. Today marks the sales launch of Sifteo Cubes, which were first unveiled back at January’s CES show. They are simply 1.5 inch cubes with an electronic display, wi-fi connection and three-dimensional […]

Students and Technology: an Infographic

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Students today are using more tech in more places than even Popular Science imagined back in the atomic age. 98% of students own a gadget and 70% of them use a gadget in class–some for note-taking and study, some for poke wars on Facebook during lecture. And while the time spent online in a day might set […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 34% Off IOGEAR Multi-Link Bluetooth Mini Keyboard – $46.99 + Free Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the IOGEAR Multi-Link Bluetooth Mini Keyboard for just $46.99. That’s 34% off the keyboard’s usual retail price of $70.99. IOGEAR’s GKB601B Multi-Link Bluetooth Mini Keyboard is here. Control and easily switch between up to 6 Bluetooth enabled devices from one keyboard, product GKB601B. With the […]

Now that’s what I call a point-and-shoot camera

Two hackers have built a home-made version of an Israeli grenade-launcher camera. It doesn’t actually work, but hey you can’t have everything. Vlad Gostom and Joshua Marpet were the latest pair to show off their work at the DEF CON event in Vegas. They took their idea from a device that’s been developed by an […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 50% Off Seagate Expansion 2 TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive – $79.99

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Seagate Expansion 2 TB USB 3.0 External Hard Drive for just $79.99. That’s 50% off the drive’s usual retail price of $159.99. Instantly add more storage to your computer. Automatically recognized by Windows operating system — no software to install. Simply drag-and-drop to save […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Amazing Deals on SanDisk’s USB 2.0 Flash Drives

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has some pretty awesome deals on many SanDisk USB 2.0 Flash Drives. Check these out: With USB ports popping up everywhere you look, you need a simple and reliable way to store and share your photos, videos and music on the fly. The SanDisk Cruzer USB […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 41% Off Panasonic Lumix DMC-S1 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom – $69.99 + Free Shipping

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Panasonic Lumix DMC-S1 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom for just $69.99 + free shipping. That’s 41% off the camera’s usual retail price of $119. The 12.1-megapixel LUMIX S1 features a new design, with a distinct rounded shape that fits […]

Those magnificent men with their hacking machines

Ah, that age-old problem: you’re wandering around with your laptop trying to steal Wi-Fi, hack into wireless networks, or just hit some sucker with a DOS attack, but then you find your potential victim lives in a huge mansion with grounds so big you can’t get within range of his router. If you’re just messing […]