50% Off Belkin Cinema Folio Case with Stand for New Apple iPad (Also Fits iPad 2) – $24.99


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Belkin Cinema Folio Case with Stand for the New Apple iPad 3rd Generation (Also fits the iPad 2) for just $24.99. That’s 50% off the case’s regular retail price of $49.99. Enhance your entertainment experience by finding the angle that’s just right for you. […]

One Tablet Per Child boosts literacy


You might assume that children can learn something from using tech devices, but it’s hard to isolate the results from other education and life influences. But the man behind the One Laptop Per Child program says he found encouraging results by running a semi-controlled experiment in two Ethiopian villages. Nicholas Negroponte (pictured) first reported the […]

Google Expands Its Empire Into The Music World


Google gets ready to piss Apple off (some more) and takes on iTunes. Oh, and Amazon too. Google actually launched its music service┬álast November, but it hasn’t really taken off. In fact, since major label Warner Music was holding out, the whole thing was hampered by a lack of good music. That has now changed, […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 62% Off GOgroove audiOHM Earbuds – $9.99


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has these GOgroove audiOHM Earbuds with Interchangeable Noise-Reduction Silicon Ear Pieces for just $9.99. That’s 62% off the earbuds’ usual retail price of $25.99. The Retro Blue audiOHM Earbuds featuring AP Noise-Isolation and SonusMAX Technology deliver crystal-clear, uninterrupted audio. Enclosed within the audiOHM are Neodymium Magnetic […]

Mother Nature Gave Birth to a Keyboard


In a world where ‘modern design’ usually involves glass and polymers, Robbie Tilton was sick of nature being left out in the cold. For those glued to their desks and missing a little greenery in their lives, allow us to introduce you to the “Natural Keyboard”. Tilton went through a lot of effort to figure […]

Apple: Samsung didn’t rip us off (oh, and they suck)


Apple has complied with a British court’s demand that it publicly admit the Samsung Galaxy Tab doesn’t rip-off the iPad (according to the UK legal system at least.) But the way it’s done is a masterclass of making the best of a bad situation. As we noted in July, although Apple has had some court […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 53% Off Sirius XM Onyx Dock-and-Play Radio with Car Kit – $37.99 + Free Shipping


Today only, get the Sirius XM Onyx Dock-and-Play Radio with Car Kit for just $37.99 plus free shipping. That’s over 50% off the radio’s usual list price of $79.99. With the XM onyX, it’s easy to enjoy Satellite Radio in any vehicle. Do-It-Yourself Installation with PowerConnect is quick and effortless: Just plug it into your […]

Google Tells Execs to Take a Hike

We’ve heard lots of tales of staff at tech companies being allowed to use “breakout rooms” with all manner of beanbags and foosball tables to promote creative thinking. But most companies would draw the line at spending your working day going off for a hike. Not Google, where two executives are among those who’ve been […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 50% Off Olympus XZ-1 10 MP Digital Camera with f1.8 Lens and 3-inch OLED Monitor – $199.99 + Free Shipping


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Olympus XZ-1 10 MP Digital Camera with f1.8 Lens and 3-inch OLED Monitor for just $199.99 plus free shipping. That’s 50% off the camera’s initial retail price of $399.99. F1.8-2.5 iZuiko Digital Lens, 4x iZuiko Zoom, DSLR Quality Images from a fixed lens camera, […]

Apple, Samsung: Nyah Nyah Nyah


Samsung looks set to no longer supply LCD panels for Apple’s portable devices. Perhaps predictably it’s unclear which side is initiating the break-up. A “senior Samsung source” told the Korea Times of the split, saying it will take effect from next year. It seems Apple has been cutting back on using Samsung screens, with the […]

Harley Quinn Pullip Doll


From the New York Comic Con, these beautiful little dolls are available for pre-order now! You can also upgrade for $2 to get it at “Collector’s Grade” (which means its carefully chosen and verified to be 90% mint or better and wrapped in a clear poly-bag for protection during shipping. Must have for the Harley […]

Amazon targets large groups with Kindle distribution tool


Amazon is introducing a podcast like distribution tool for documents, aimed at schools and businesses. The new free tool, Whispercast, allows an organization to link multiple devices in a form of network, though files only transfer in one direction. Managers will be able to put individual Kindles into separate groups (for example corporate departments or […]