1. "Gizmo puts cold callers on hold" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7682111.stm> "The TrueCall device acts as a buffer between the phone and the outside world and learns to distinguish between welcome and unwelcome callers." 2. "Denon jumps in the vinyl-to-MP3 turntable game with high-end DP-200USB" <http://www.engadget.com/2008/10/21/denon-jumps-in-the-vinyl-to-mp3- turntable-game-with-high-end-dp/> "The DP-200USB enables deep-pocketed DJs to rip vinyl straight to MP3, and you can even save the digital files to a USB drive thanks to the built-in USB socket." 3. "Cheat tracker?: Brazilian markets GPS lingerie" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2008/10/31/2406756.htm> "Lingerie maker Lucia Lorio says her new design targets the modern, techno-savvy woman, but the GPS-equipped 'Find Me If You Can' line has raised the hackles of feminists who call it a 21st-century chastity belt." 4. "2009 Bubble Calendar" <http://www.perpetualkid.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=3261> "A poster-sized calendar with a bubble to pop every day" 5. "The Pony eReader" <http://booksellercrow.typepad.com/the_bedside_crow/2008/09/the-pony- ereade.html> "As you can see, it is a very slim piece of kit right at the cutting edge of new technology. I was particularly taken by the soft matte finish." 6. "The make-your-own-universe kit" <http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/shortsharpscience/2008/10/the- makeyourownuniverse-kit.html> "The kit, created by Jonathon Keats - a conceptual artist from San Francisco - relies on the multiverse theory of the universe that arises from quantum mechanics." 7. "iYo YOYO Induction Charger lets you enjoy your tunes sans AC" <http://www.engadget.com/2008/09/26/iyo-yoyo-induction-charger- lets-you-enjoy-your-tunes-sans-ac/> "While playing with the charger as you would an ordinary yo-yo, a small lithium-ion battery is charged inside, which in turn powers your device."
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Posted by Bruno at 1:20pm