Monday, August 31, 2009

brite-view CinemaCube media player now $64.99

brite-view is selling the CinemaCube for only $64.99. The CinemaCube original sold for $109.99. So you saving $45 on this media player that can play videos off your usb drive.

Buy now HERE

Apple Event occuring September 9th

It is now confirmed that the Apple Event will happen September 9th. Look forward to seeing updated iPods and iTunes 9. What is not likely is the Apple Tablet.

via USA Today

Thursday, August 27, 2009

CaseCrown E-Book Reader Slim Case – Checkered Review

Looking for a case for your Kindle 2. Then take a look at the CaseCrown checkered case for Amazon Kindle 2. Read our entire review HERE

PS3 Slim Review 120 GB

Here is a nice mini review of the PS3 Slim from Cnet. This was a smart move by Sony to get a cheaper $300 Slim out their before the holiday season. Though I still think the fat one looks slightly sexier.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Zune HD walkthrough

Microsoft is showing off their new Zune player. We have yet to see what Apple has up their sleeve. But Microsoft just up the game with their new media player. Check out the grand tour of the ZundHD.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Jabra - HALO Bluetooth Headset

Jabra just released the Halo Bluetooth Headset. You can purchase it now at Best Buy. The HALO headset can be used with the iPod Touch, iPhone 3GS or bluetooth cell phones. It will cost you $129.99 to own the headset.

Order one now HERE

Rebit 160 GB Backup Appliance Review

Need a simple backup solution for your laptop? Take a look at the Rebit Backup Solution. For $149.95 you have a slim backup drive to protect your files.

Read my entire review now HERE

Monday, August 24, 2009

Jaybird Tiger Eyes Earbuds w/ Microphone for iPhone 3GS Review

After taking a look at the Endorphin Rush earphones we take a look at the Tiger Eyes by Jaybird. The Tiger Eyes feature a microphone for talking on iPhone 3GS or other Smartphones.

Check out out review HERE

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Kodak Zi8 HD Pocket Video Camera preorder

Amazon has available for preorder the Kodak Zi8 Pocket camcorder. It will be released September 15 for $179.95 with free shipping. This camcorder can do full HD 1080p video.

Preorder now
Kodak Zi8 HD Pocket Video Camera (Aqua)

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Northern Michigan University to offer campus wide WiMAX

Beautiful campus and now campus wide WiMAX may entice more potential students to go to NMU. Northern Michigan University has a mere 9,000 students. But now 3,000 of them will get Thinkpads packed with built in WiMAX. And the other students will get WiMax adapters to use on their non WiMAX computers and laptops. Motorola will be the company of choice setting up the WiMAX service.

via Motorola

Friday, August 21, 2009

Zune HD at Best Buy this weekend

Microsoft needs a big push to get consumers to buy their new media player. So they will start demoing the Zune HD at select Best Buy retail stores.

via Dapreview

Viliv X70 now shipping from Dynamism

The Viliv X70 UMPC is now shipping through Dynamism. All but the cheapest version is in stock now. The UMPC features a solid state drive and 7 inch screen. If you want a step up from the S5 then take a look at the Viliv X70.

via Dynamism

Thursday, August 20, 2009

JayBird Endorphin Rush Athletic Earphones Review

If your looking for a good pair of earphones for your active life then take a look at the Jaybird Endorphon Rush Athletic earphones. They come with a lifetime warranty against sweat.

Check out our review HERE

Phosphor E Ink Digital Hour Clock Watch with Stainless Steel Band Review

Phosphor sent us in their latest E-Ink watch. The Digital Hour along with the Digital Calendar we reviewed previously are the second generation E-Ink Watches. Check out our review of the unique watch HERE

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Macally Pebble Wireless Laser Mouse for Mac & PC Review

If you need a solid small mouse for your Mac or PC. Then check out Macally's Pebble wireless mouse. For under $30 you can a sleek and small looking mouse that is easy to travel.

Check out our review HERE

PS3 Slim stand will cost you $24

If you want the PS3 Slim to stand vertically you are going to need a stand. And that will cost you $24 for an official one. Obviously we will see cheaper ones from third parties. It has already been confirmed that PS3 slim cannot stand upright by itself.

via Gizmodo

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Sony announces PS3 Slim for September release

I would be pissed if I bought a PS3 recently as Sony announces a new PS3 Slim smaller and better than ever. Plus this slimmer PS3 will only cost you $300 bucks. It will be release in the first week of September with a 120GB HDD.

via Engadget

iZel - The Innovative Stand for Hands-free Viewing of Your iPhone®, iPod®, Blackberry®, Zune®, and Other Similar Devices

Here is a stand for most smartphones and iPods. You can move from landscape to portrait mode. It costs $24.95 and is available now.

The iZel is a totally unique and innovative way to support your device for hands free use. Its remarkable design supports a wide range of the worlds most popular devices. It has a clever method for adapting its shape to landscape or portrait orientations and it is easily adjusted to position your screen for the optimal viewing angle. Best of all, it folds flat and travels easily. The iZels durable construction is made possible by using a sophisticated slip-resistant elastomer that helps to keep your device in its place and looking new. Use the iZel when you want to watch a video, make a hands-free call, monitor your email, surf the web, or to simply use your device as a digital picture frame.

Order one now
iZel - The Innovative Stand for Hands-free Viewing of Your iPhone®, iPod®, Blackberry®, Zune®, and Other Similar Devices

Monday, August 17, 2009


Here is a new kind of pogo stick from CMU students. The BOWGO can bounce up 8Feet in the air. BowGo will be displayed in Pittsburgh at the Pogopalooza from August 19-22.

via CMU

Apple Event September 9th

Normally the Apple event falls on a Tuesday but this year looks like Wednesday September 9th is the date of the event. No confirmation yet if this is the actually date or not. But Engadget seems to think so.

via AllthingsD

Verbatim TUFF-CLIP™ 4GB USB Drive – Turquoise Review

If you have ever broken or lost a flash drive then take a look at the Tuff Clip from Verbatim. It has a secure clip instead of the flimsy keychain clips that other drives have. And plus there is no cap to lose. And also has password protection and durable casing.

Read my entire review now HERE

Sunday, August 16, 2009

WD TV-2 in the wild

The next generation of the Western Digital WD HD TV player has arrived. It's called the WD TV-2 and it's better than ever. Updates include network playback over Ethernet, DTS audio decoding, and a component video. No word on pricing or availability yet.

via Engadget

Friday, August 14, 2009

Is this the Apple iPod Touch 3rd Generation?

A Chinese site claims these leaked photos are pictures of the 3rd generation iPod Touch. The main difference seems to be the 3 Mega Pixel camera on the back.

via RedmondPie

Corsair's Flash Voyager GT: The World's Fastest 128GB USB Flash Drive

Corsair has released a massive 128GB USB Flash Drive. It's big on capacity and big on size. So there's both positive's and negative's about this drive. Especially the $400 price tag that Newegg has for it.

Newegg Page HERE

ZuneHD set for release September 15

Once again MS and Apple are going to go head to head with new mp3 players. Microsoft is set to release it's latest ZuneHD on September 15. While Apple will launch new iPods on September 8.

Here are the ZuneHD details.

It will feature:
OLED screen, HD radio, HD video (720p) outputs, powerful Tegra chip
Prices $219.99 16GB and $289.99 32GB

via CrunchGear

Monday, August 10, 2009

Madden NFL 10

The biggest football game is due for a refresh this week. As Madden hits Madden Nation hard on August 14. Preorder now and get this game on time.

Madden NFL 10

Sunday, August 09, 2009

Glarewear sunglasses review‏ed

We wrote about the Glasswear sunglasses and now we see a review of the sunglasses at NetbookReview. The Glasswear sunglasses are advertised as special shades that make viewing laptop screens easier in sunlight. Basically these lens block outside glare. Netbook Review seems to think they work. Though they do mention that direct sunlight not so good. But if your in the shade they are an improvement.

via NetbookReview

Saturday, August 08, 2009

Madden 2010 Xbox 360 $34.99 pre-order 8/7-8/9 at microcenter stores

Pretty good deal if you have Micro Center near you. This is only for the 360 version.

* Reservation offer good 8/7 – 8/9 for MADDEN NFL 10 for 360! $5.00 deposit required. A reservation receipt will be provided and acts as your $5.00 deposit and a $25.00 coupon good towards the purchase price of one NEW copy of MADDEN NFL 10 for 360 at $59.99. How the math works: $59.99 - $5.00 deposit - $25.00 credit = $29.99 (plus applicable taxes) YOUR RESERVATION RECEIPT MUST BE PRESENTED WHEN PICKING UP THE GAME. Reservation offer available in-store only. You must pick-up your reservation between 8/14/09 – 8/30/09. Limit one reservation offer per customer. See reservation receipt for complete details. Offer subject to change or end at any time. Not responsible for manufacturers delays or cancellations.


Friday, August 07, 2009

Dell Mini 9 not dead yet

After a false alarm when the Mini 9 when MIA on Dell site. The Dell Mini 9 is now return for sale. The starting price is $299 and starts shipping August 24th.

via Dell

Astak's EZ Reader Pocket PRO for $199

EZ Reader Pocket PRO is a rebrand of the BeBook. It will sell for $199 with preorders now. The 5-inch EZ Reader Pocket PRO features 20 open file formats along with DRM-laced PDF files, text-to-speech, 400MHz processor, 512MB of memory, an SD expansion slot, 8-level grayscale E-ink screen, a replaceable battery. The ebook reader will shipped at the end of August.

Product Page HERE

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Audio-Technica ATH M20 Stereo Monitor Headphones Reviewed

Over at our sister site GizmoLounge we reviewed the Audio-Technica ATH M20 Stereo Monitor Headphones. Check out our full review HERE

Wednesday, August 05, 2009

iPhone 3G being phased out

Yes the iPhone 3G is being phased out for the newer 8GB 3GS. Not sure when but the iPod Event could be the platform to announce the switch. Stay tuned...

via Engadget

Timbuk2 Coder for only $28

Timbuk2 Coder is on sale now for only $28 medium in navy blue. This laptop case usually sells for $80. There are other colors and sizes on sale as well.

Product Page HERE

Sony Memory Stick hits 2TB

It's amazing how far we have come that 2TB can fit in a little memory card. Consider today's memory to price ratio this could be around $7000. So it's not likely to be sold to consumers till the price goes down.

via Sony Insider

Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Sony's new ebook readers

Sony has released two new ebook readers. The PRS-300 will cost only $199 while the high end PRS-600 will cost $299 with a touch screen interface.

Specs below
Reader Pocket Edition (PRS-300):

* 5-inch E-ink electronic paper display
* Comes in blue, rose and silver
* Resolution: 800 x 600 pixels
* Gray Scale: 8-levels gray scale
* 440MB of usable internal memory stores about 350 standard eBooks
* 3 adjustable font sizes
* Sealed-in battery provides up to two weeks of reading on a single battery charge
* $199 MSRP
* Protective neoprene sleeve and USB cable included
* Files supported: Adobe PDF (with reflow capability), Microsoft Word, BBeB, EPUB

Reader Touch Edition (PRS-600):

* 6-inch E-ink touch screen panel (navigate with your finger or the included stylus)
* Comes in red, black and silver
* Resolution: 800 x 600 pixels
* Gray Scale: 8-levels gray scale
* Take handwritten notes with the stylus pen or type with the virtual keyboard
* Notes can be exported and printed out
* Onboard Oxford American English Dictionary allows you to look up a word by tapping on it (Amazon's Kindle has always had a built-in dictionary, but this is new to Sony Readers)
* 5 adjustable font sizes
* 440MB of usable internal memory stores about 350 standard eBooks
* Sealed-in battery provides up to two weeks of reading on a single battery charge
* Expansion slots for both Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD cards
* $299 MSRP
* Protective case (similar to the PRS-700's) and USB cable included
* Files supported: Adobe PDF (with reflow capability), Microsoft Word, BBeB, EPUB

via Crave

Phosphor E-Ink Digital Hour back in stock

Phosphor unique E-Ink watches sold out in the first batch. Well the second batch has arrived and now is your chance to pickup the Digital Hour watch. Buy it now HERE

Sunday, August 02, 2009

Acer® AS4810-8480 laptop for $549.99 at Office Depot

If your looking for a thin and light laptop then take a look at the Acer® AS4810-8480 which is on sale now for $549.99. It comes with a 1.4GHZ Core 2 Solo processor, 4GB of Ram, a 320GB hard drive, and an amazing eight hours of battery life.

Original Price: $699.99
Instant Savings: -$150.00
Checkout Price: $549.99
after instant savings
Prices effective through 08/08/2009.

Buy it now HERE

Mac OS X version 10.6 Snow Leopard preorder

It's time to preorder for the latest update of Mac OS X. You can place your name on a copy today through The updated OS will cost you $29.

Amazon Preorder
Mac OS X version 10.6 Snow Leopard