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Archive for January 2013

Swype Living Language: Crowdsourced Dictionary

Swype Living Language: Crowdsourced Dictionary
The recently released beta of the famous touchscreen text software Swype includes a new feature called Living Language. This optional setting automatically adds trending words to the user’s dictionary, giving your parents a chance to smh at your YOLO shenanigans.

Steampunk Batman Blaster Pistol: Where Does He Get All Those Wonderful Toys?

Steampunk Batman Blaster Pistol: Where Does He Get All Those Wonderful Toys?
If you’ve ever read any of the Elseworlds trade paperbacks from the DC Universe, then you have seen your favorite heroes in “What if” scenarios – like Superman being a hero in Gotham while Batman is in Metropolis, or Batman in the Civil War – that sort of thing.

Corsair Voyager Air Keeps You Connected on the Go

Corsair Voyager Air Keeps You Connected on the Go
Corsair has been a name in the computer accessory and peripheral market for a number of years. The company first made its reputation for creating some very speedy memory for enthusiast computers. Corsair also makes a number of USB devices such as flash drives and more.

Guts Man Operation: It Takes a Very Steady Hand!

Guts Man Operation: It Takes a Very Steady Hand!
Perhaps it was because it gave me the chance to pretend I was a surgeon at age 10, or maybe it was just the risk of tiny shocks that made Operation one of my favorite childhood games.

iShower Bluetooth Speaker: Sing in the Shower All Day Long

iShower Bluetooth Speaker: Sing in the Shower All Day Long
When you’re in a good mood, there’s nothing like belting out a couple of tunes while you’re under the shower. There was a time, unless you put dedicated waterproof speakers your bathroom, it wasn’t easy to do so unaided.

Star Wars Taxidermy is Perfect for Jabba’s Palace

Star Wars Taxidermy is Perfect for Jabba’s Palace
Who among us hasn’t dreamed about mounting a Rancor head above their fireplace? The problem is, it isn’t easy to travel to another star system and travel back in time to hunt one down. I guess that’s the problem with all of the Star Wars creatures.

LockStar GPS Tracker Watches: The Spy Who Watched Me

LockStar GPS Tracker Watches: The Spy Who Watched Me
OK, so maybe you shouldn’t use a GPS tracker watch to spy on your loved ones, but you’ll be able to make sure that your little ones or older relatives are safe and sound. LockStar GPS watches are designed for families caring for children, the elderly, or anyone who you need to keep tabs on, ensuring that they will be found if lost.

Panasonic HX-A100 Wearable Camcorder: The You-Man Show

Panasonic HX-A100 Wearable Camcorder: The You-Man Show
There are a lot of people out there who feel the overwhelming need to share everything about their daily lives. I’m sure you know these people, the sort who have to tweet pictures of what they had for breakfast and lunch and are constantly updating their Facebook status to show what they’re doing right that moment.

Legend of Zelda Playing Cards: It’s Dangerous to Shuffle Alone

Legend of Zelda Playing Cards: It’s Dangerous to Shuffle Alone
While they’re not the first Legend of Zelda playing cards, these ones are still quite beautiful, and a worth addition to any Zelda collection. They were made to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the game, and are imported from Japan.

Sweetbox Case Turns Raspberry into a Sweet Piece of Pi

Sweetbox Case Turns Raspberry into a Sweet Piece of Pi
The Raspberry Pi is definitely a cool little computer, and while the system is pretty bare-bones, a couple of accessories will allow users to make it quite useful in a variety of different situations. Enter the Sweetbox case.

Philips Fidelio HTL9100 Sound Bar Offers Detachable, Fully-Wireless Speakers

Philips Fidelio HTL9100 Sound Bar Offers Detachable, Fully-Wireless Speakers
If you’re a home theater fan, I doubt we will hear any argument from you that surround sound is one of the best inventions ever. The problem for many home theater fans is that their room simply doesn’t have the space for a true surround sound solution.

Coin Guitar Picks: Gimme Some Money

Coin Guitar Picks: Gimme Some Money
How much money have you put into your band? There is the cost of the instruments, amps and other stage gear for one thing. Might as well spend just a little more and rock out while picking with a coin.

Man Builds Life Size Train Replica in His Basement, Admits He’s off the Rails

Man Builds Life Size Train Replica in His Basement, Admits He’s off the Rails
We’ve seen plenty of geeky room makeovers in the past months. There was the TARDIS room, the Skyrim basement and the spaceship bedroom. Vaughan, Ontario resident Jason Shron is a train geek – in fact, he makes model trains for a living – so naturally he made a replica of a train car in his basement.

Nectar Mobile Power System Promises up to Two Weeks of Power for Your Gadgets

Nectar Mobile Power System Promises up to Two Weeks of Power for Your Gadgets
Lilliputian Systems and Brookstone have announced that they have teamed up for the launch of a new mobile power system called the Nectar Mobile Power System. Neither of those companies specifically come out and say just how the Nectar system generates power.

Tactus Touchscreen Tablet Has a Keyboard You Can Really Feel

Tactus Touchscreen Tablet Has a Keyboard You Can Really Feel
Last year, we showed you an early prototype of technology from Tactus Technology which can turn a flat screen into a tactile surface. Now, at CES 2013, Tactus is showing off a full 7-inch tablet that uses the technology to dynamically add a keyboard to the screen only when needed.

Retro Space Arcade Cabinets: Beautifully Retro, Crazy Expensive

Retro Space Arcade Cabinets: Beautifully Retro, Crazy Expensive
I know it’s a total luxury item that I have no business spending my hard-earned money on, but I’ve always wanted an arcade cabinet that I could load up with MAME and all of my favorite arcade games.