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Archive for January 2011

Angry Birds 2 Screenshots Leaked?

Angry Birds 2 Screenshots Leaked?
These blurry screenshots made their way onto a recent German television program, and looks like they could be the first images from the hotly-anticipated sequel to the mobile gaming juggernaut, Angry Birds.

Little Big Planet Gets Real

Little Big Planet Gets Real
I haven’t gotten a chance to load up LittleBigPlanet 2 onto my PS3 yet, but I played the hell out of the original, and heard nothing but great things about the sequel. Fans of these great games will be tickled to watch this creative short video clip by the guys over at Escapist Magazine, which brings the LBP world to life:

Spyder Gaming Hub is the Ultimate Geek’s Entertainment Center

Spyder Gaming Hub is the Ultimate Geek’s Entertainment Center
Geek’s begat geeks, so between my son and I, we have all three of the major game consoles and more games that a bookshelf can hold. Things get really messy sometimes with all the controllers and consoles fighting for space in the game room.

Razer Ferox Speakers for Mobile Gaming

Razer Ferox Speakers for Mobile Gaming
Good ‘ole Razer has been around for years building some really great gear for PC gamers – with some of the best gaming mice and keyboards around. Over the years, Razer has started to branch out into offering other gear like speakers and now controllers for console gaming.

NVIDIA GTX 560 Ti Video Card Launches

NVIDIA GTX 560 Ti Video Card Launches
Today is one of the days that PC gamers really look forward to – the launch of a new video card. NVIDIA has lifted the veil of secrecy, and tossed the new GTX 560 Ti video card into the light.

$900 Columbia Heated Jacket for Cold and Rich Geeks

$900 Columbia Heated Jacket for Cold and Rich Geeks
Texas is a state of extremes. We get some massively hot summers and in the winter, it can get pretty darn cold. We rarely get snow though, which is a good thing. If you live in an area where it’s bitterly cold, a normal jacket may not be enough to keep you from freezing your testes off.

Moody Keypad Puts Emoticons at Your Fingertips

Moody Keypad Puts Emoticons at Your Fingertips
In an effort to allow your grandma to finally grasp the concept of emoticons, Lavatelli will soon release the Emoticon Keypad. USB junk and/or crap-gadget? Yes, I do believe so.

Like Swiss Cheese, This $1270 iPhone Case is Full of Holes

Like Swiss Cheese, This $1270 iPhone Case is Full of Holes
I’m all for cases, but when cases get more expensive than an iPhone, it doesn’t make much sense. These cases were designed by Frank Mueller, a Swiss watch brand.

Skizee Lets You Ski Without a Mountain

Skizee Lets You Ski Without a Mountain
Ever tried skiing in the Midwest?  Having lived nearly my entire life in Indiana, I’ve not found any places nearby fit for skiing. Sure, there are some decent hills here and there, but certainly nowhere worthy of finding a ski lift.

JVC RD-R1 & RD-R2: These Are the Portable Recorders You Are Looking For

JVC RD-R1 & RD-R2: These Are the Portable Recorders You Are Looking For
Set to be released in February, the JVC RD-R1 and RD-R2 portable recorders are meant to be used to record outdoor performances, hence the large stereo microphones. You can also use them to record interviews, if you want to intimidate the person you’re talking to.

Nike Air Force 1 PlayStation Sneakers: Shoes Only a Collector Could Love

Nike Air Force 1 PlayStation Sneakers: Shoes Only a Collector Could Love
Video game-themed shoes are nothing new, which is why I’m disappointed with these apparently official Nike Air Force 1 Low PlayStation sneakers.

Fuji ForgeGuard Labels Hide Images the Naked Eye Can’t See

Fuji ForgeGuard Labels Hide Images the Naked Eye Can’t See
Counterfeit products are a huge problem for manufacturers these days. There have been numerous attempts to reduce counterfeits by attaching small one or two color holograms to goods and credit cards, but they’ve been fairly easy for sophisticated copycats to clone.

LEGOLAND Star Wars Drops New Model Pics

LEGOLAND Star Wars Drops New Model Pics
A couple of weeks back, we told you about the new Star Wars Miniland coming to LEGOLAND, but didn’t have many pictures to share. Well, the guys at Lucasfilm just gave permission to release a bunch of new photos of the LEGO creations on their way to the theme park, and they look great.

Phase One IQ180 Digital Camera Back Gets 80MP Sensor

Phase One IQ180 Digital Camera Back Gets 80MP Sensor
When it comes to really high-end digital cameras for serious pro-shooters they often come with a back containing the sensor and mechanicals as a separate piece from the body. One of the latest such high-end cameras is Phase One’s IQ180, and the thing has a massively high resolution image sensor.

World’s Geekiest Snowplow is Pedal-Powered Trike

World’s Geekiest Snowplow is Pedal-Powered Trike
When I was a kid there was a guy that lived in my neighborhood that rode one of those full size tricycles around all the time. We all thought it was the dorkiest bike we had ever seen.

Microsoft Works To Eliminate Blurry DSLR Photos

Microsoft Works To Eliminate Blurry DSLR Photos
I am a big shooter of blurry pics when it comes to needing anything other than an exposure on my DSLR that is more than a fraction of a second. I am seemingly incapable of holding the camera still to take a decent manual photo in anything other than bright light.

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