Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Gadgets Gift Guide (Maybe)

1. "Gizmo puts cold callers on hold"
"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"
"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"
"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

4. "2009 Bubble Calendar"
"A poster-sized calendar with a bubble to pop every day"

5. "The Pony eReader"
"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

6. "The make-your-own-universe kit"
"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"
"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."