By Lyle Bateman Contributing writer, [GAS] As I mentioned in my introduction, my geekery tends to go beyond just technology, into history, and philosophy, and many other areas, but I am also always fascinated by the intersection of these areas as well. One of the places on the web that I can get lost for […]
This week, Samsung has released two new printers that are surely going to make quite a lot of you drool in envy. I don’t usually write about printers, but these things look too amazing to not show them to you guys. Both models feature blue LED displays, buttonless sensors and a glossy, piano black finish. […]
By Brian Boyko, Contributor, [GAS] Edit: August 22, 2007: Seagate sent me a brand new 500g FreeAgent – the original model that went bad on me – in replacement. I still miss my data, and I think that technical support wasn’t sufficiently technical nor supportive, but I’m glad to know that Seagate will fix it’s […]
With today’s increased speed and availability of broadband connections, online backup services could now be considered as viable alternatives to their local counterparts. Do you think these services are now compelling enough to ditch your local backup solution? The growing prevalence and rising speed of broadband, coupled with the aforementioned drop in storage costs, has […]
After a long-standing opposition against the OLPC foundation, Intel has finally decided that they would start supporting MIT’s “$100 laptop” project. But originally, Intel didn’t want to participate in the program mainly because chief CPU-rival AMD’s processors were chosen to run inside the OLPC systems. The reasons why they now want to start involving themselves […]
By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS] I don’t know if this is a real product or not (looks to be possibly a mock-up or faked picture), but wouldn’t it just be awesome to own one of these? I would buy one in a second!
By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS] This is already becoming a reality in Japan and Korea. The projection technology can be used to show a photo slideshow, a presentation, or a captured video from the phone. The current incarnation of the micro projection tech will allow a 20″ display on a wall or other flat […]
By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS] Now that “the day” has come and gone, what do you have to say about the iPhone? Of course, amongst the build-up of the iPhone’s technical details and rumored features, there has been a lot of folks condemning some of the iPhone’s shortcomings: no removable battery no memory slot […]