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Asus announces new Designo MS series of binary inspired displays
Asus claims that its new line of ultraslim monitors, called the Designo MS Series
(doubtlessly dubbed after the evil, irradiated supervillain who designed them) was inspired
by the binary state. Why? Well, the monitors are slim, so they look like a 1 from the side.
And they stand upright with the help of an [...]
Wirelessly tether your gadgets with nio Bluetooth security tags
When it comes to keeping your mobile gadgets safe a number of different solutions are
offered for finding lost or stolen devices, or at the very least wiping them and rendering
them useless. When it comes to actually not losing them in the first place the emphasis is
on the individual to store them.
Fleshlight Motion offers an interactive, not-so-romantic experience for less
For years, the most prolific and serious of female self-pleasurers have had the Sybian. It’s
an expensive investment, but offers women something between a saddle, a piston and a
gynecological device, for the price of a few thousand dollars. Yes, a pleasant product to
OLED production to increase eight-fold by 2013
OLED displays can’t make the leap into widescale consumer electronics ubiquity soon
enough. The colors are more vibrant than LED or LCD displays; the whites whiter; the
blacks blacker. More importantly, the power savings are significant, and with battery
technology stalling even as devices require more and more juice.
Mousepads get more useful with Scratch-n-Scroll
The mousepad is slowly being rendered less and less useful as mouse technology moves
forward allowing them to work on pretty much any surface. Logitech’s latest Darkfield
technology, for example, even works on glass.
t Apple’s fattest iPod gains weight - again
Don’t believe the hype, Apple’s hard drive-based iPod classic is alive and it’s not going
away for the time being. On the contrary - Apple has bumped up the iPod classic to
160GB, squeezing an additional 40GB of storage into the same bulky enclosure - and
without raising its price, too. Don’t expect Apple to kill
Ditch your Flip, video recording is a-go-go on the new iPod nano
Yesterday, Apple refreshed its best-selling iPod nano media player (over 100 million sold
so far). The new iPod nano lineup, available in nine colors, boasts FM radio, mic, speaker,
pedometer, and a 640×480 camera that captures video, turning the popular media player
into a solid Flip alternative. Design-wise, the new iPod nano is slightly sleeker.
Microsoft releases super-thin Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000 & Number Pad
Microsoft believes it has spotted a gap in the market for laptop and netbook users who
want a bigger keyboard than their device offers, but that is still portable and yet stylish. Its
solution is the Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000 and the complimentary Bluetooth Mobile
Number Pad. Both peripherals are very thin with Microsoft.
The Asus Eee Reader is more netbook than e-book reader
Asus recently unveiled Eee Reader sounds, on the surface, pretty snazzy: a dual screen e-
book reader aiming for the Kindle and Sony Reader market, but for less than 100 British
Pounds (or about $163). There’s no reason to disbelieve that Asus will be incapable of
delivering such a device.