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Archive for November 2012

Amazon Instant Video App Hits Nintendo Wii U

Amazon Instant Video App Hits Nintendo Wii U
Nintendo has bee working from early on to position the new Nintendo Wii U game console as more than just for gamers. To emphasize this point, the console has launched with a number of entertainment applications for streaming video.

Nomad Lightning Cable Puts an Apple Lightning Connector on Your Keychain

Nomad Lightning Cable Puts an Apple Lightning Connector on Your Keychain
When I upgraded to the iPhone 5, I didn’t really think about  how much of a pain it would be to find charging cables that fit Apple’s new Lightning connector. Sure, there are more and more products hitting the market these days, and I carry around the Lightning-to-30-pin-adapter in my bag, but I really like the idea of the Nomad Cable, a tiny Lightning-to-USB cable you can carry around on your keychain.
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Google Maps Rolls out Store Floor Plans to Web Version

Google Maps Rolls out Store Floor Plans to Web Version
With Black Friday here if you’re planning on going out and doing a lot of shopping today, you may want to plan your route using a new service available on Google Maps. Google has added indoor layouts for some stores and malls to the web version of Google Maps.

Robot Book Scanner Can Scan 250 Pages in a Minute, Has No Idea What It’s Reading

Robot Book Scanner Can Scan 250 Pages in a Minute, Has No Idea What It’s Reading
It’s awesome what robots can do these days. They’ve certainly come a long way from the first robots that people put together many, many decades ago. Case in point? The U.S. Navy’s robot that can dance to PSY’s Gangnam Style and that sporty robot that can play ping pong.

Baby Mop Lets You Put Your Little Bundle of Joy to Work

Baby Mop Lets You Put Your Little Bundle of Joy to Work
My sister’s baby crawls around so much that the floor looks infinitely cleaner and shinier by the time she’s all crawled out. Someone else must’ve apparently noticed this with their own babies, because why else would they come up with something as silly and amusing as the Baby Mop romper?

AViiQ Portable Charging Station: Never Lose Your Cables Again

AViiQ Portable Charging Station: Never Lose Your Cables Again
It really sucks when your gear runs out of juice and you’ve got no easy way of recharging. It’s even worse when you’re stuck somewhere that doesn’t have any power outlets or you just don’t have the time to charge up your gadgets.

Happy Thanksgiving from Robo-Turkey!

Happy Thanksgiving from Robo-Turkey!
It’s rare that we take a day off here at Technabob, but instead of researchin’ and ‘ritin (and ‘rithmatic) we’re going to gather ’round the table for some turkey, gravy, sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes, pie, more pie, and any other carbs we can get our hands on today.

Stressed? Come on Down to the Bubble Wrap Anti-Stress Station and Chill!

Stressed? Come on Down to the Bubble Wrap Anti-Stress Station and Chill!
Some people turn to ice cream or power-shopping when they’re stressed. Others watch movies, play with their dog, or sleep it out. Still others find that they relieve their stress best by popping a whole lot of bubble wrap. 

FlipType iPhone Case Adds a Tactile Keyboard on the Cheap

FlipType iPhone Case Adds a Tactile Keyboard on the Cheap
While it took me some time to become a fast texter on a touchscreen, anyone who’s had a touchscreen phone knows, that with time, you can type pretty fast on one. That being said, nothing works quite as fast as keys you can actually feel, and this is where the FlipType case comes in.

111-Foot-Long Train Made of Chocolate: Choo-Choo… Chew!

111-Foot-Long Train Made of Chocolate: Choo-Choo… Chew!
Who doesn’t love chocolate? You can never have too much. You probably wish that you had a train-load of chocolate delivered to you every day. But what about a train that is actually made of the sweet stuff?

Fourth Doctor My Little Pony Plush: Friendship is Jelly Babies

Fourth Doctor My Little Pony Plush: Friendship is Jelly Babies
Hasbro really needs to start licensing more characters in its My Little Pony series. Just imagine how awesome a Doctor Who collection would be, as evidenced by this fourth Doctor My Little Pony plush made by Lilmoon on DeviantArt.

Macintosh Portable Hackintosh: Mac OS X on a PC Dressed as a Mac

Macintosh Portable Hackintosh: Mac OS X on a PC Dressed as a Mac
The Macintosh Portable was Apple’s first battery-powered portable computer. Released in 1989, it weighed 16lbs., had a 16MHz CPU, a black and white screen and lead-acid batteries, hence its nickname, “Macintosh Luggable.” People had to pay $6,500 for the curse of owning this darned thing.

Western Digital 4TB Hard Drive Gives You More Storage Than You Ever Thought You Needed

Western Digital 4TB Hard Drive Gives You More Storage Than You Ever Thought You Needed
Western Digital has announced a new high-capacity hard drive that slots into its existing Black series lineup. The hard drive should offer more than enough capacity for all ofyour torrented episodes of Doctor Who and your cat memes.

PlanetSide 2 Free to Play MMO Shooter Now Available to Download

PlanetSide 2 Free to Play MMO Shooter Now Available to Download
If you’re looking for new video game to play on your computer over the long holiday weekend and you’re a fan of first-person shooters, you might want to give PlanetSide 2 a go. The game has launched in North America and Europe and is a massively-multiplayer online shooter that has gamers enlisting in one of three empires.

Bonobo Extreme Ubuntu Gaming Laptop: Sadly Not as Cheap as Linux

Bonobo Extreme Ubuntu Gaming Laptop: Sadly Not as Cheap as Linux
A company called System76 makes high-end gaming computers that run on Ubuntu, one of the most popular Linux distributions. Why would anyone sell expensive gaming computers to Linux users? Because those people have saved tons of money from not having to purchase an operating system.

Single Kernel Popcorn Popper: The Opposite of Jiffy Pop

Single Kernel Popcorn Popper: The Opposite of Jiffy Pop
I’ve seen some strange inventions over the years, but this might be one of the strangest. It’s a special device that’s designed to pop popcorn – one kernel at a time.
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