Month: November 2007 (Page 1 of 2)

$35,000 Bed

Now there is no need to leave your bed, excpet for those personal chores.
Hollandia’s Platinum-Luxe Elite bed has a mattress made from naturally ventilated, hypo-allergenic Vita Talalay latex covered in aloe vera fibers. There is a telescopic head support for your head and the best part, it has a 32-inch Sony HDTV, BRAVIA 5.1-channel surround sound system, five-disc DVD / CD changer and iPod dock. That should help you to fall asleep if the $35,000 price tag threatens to keep you awake.
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Hydrogen Powered Bike

Hydrogen Powered Bike
Posted on November 23, 2007 at 2:15 pm (PST) |

The Valeswood Pearl hydrogen-fueled, power-assisted bicycle, which does up to 15 MPH and takes you about 80 miles before you need to juice the batteries is the latest in personal transport. Plus when you are all done with it, it folds up and can be stashed in the trunk of your car.
The $4000 price tag though, might make you stop and calculate the price of gasolne and how many gallons you can get for 4 grand.

BlackJack II

Samsung’s BlackJack II (SGH-i617) will go on sale on Friday, the traditional start of the holiday shopping season. Just in black for now, but it will be available in red wine on December 12th. Get it from AT&T online and retail locations for US$149.99 with a new two year contract, after a mail-in rebate.
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Memory Card Still Good After 2 Years In Water

Two years ago, Mr. Collins lost his Canon Powershot camera when his boat capsized in Kejimkujik National Park. Mrs. Collins nearly drowned and naturally, no one gave the lost camera second thought – until now.
A park maintenance worker found the Canon, which was beaten up, but to everyone’s amazement, the memory card was relatively untouched by the water. When tested, 300 pictures were found on it – eerie reminders of a fateful day.

Asus Redefines Mobile

Asus Redefines Mobile

Posted on November 14, 2007 at 7:35 am (PST)

Asus is set to launch its UMPC, the R50A, which has full PC and GPS functionality, in January. Not much more info at this time, but stay tuned!.

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Large Screen GPS

Large Screen GPS

Posted on November 13, 2007 at 8:31 am (PST)

Garmin International Inc. has introduced a new line of big-screen multi-function displays (MFDs), designed for use in larger
yachts and powerboats — the GPSMAP(R) 5X15 series and th

Galileo Robot

The Galileo robot can handle anything in its way. It has two large wheels covered by stretchy treads flanking its body, but also uses tread extenders to change their shape. With the help of a stabilizing tail, the robot can scale all kinds of terrain from hills to stairs to cinder blocks.

Put Your Eyes on the Road

Put Your Eyes on the Road

Posted on November 12, 2007 at 9:34 am (PST)

Coby Boombox Recall

Coby Boombox Recall
Posted on November 11, 2007 at 2:21 pm (PST) |

Coby’s just issued a recall of 12,000 TF-DVD170 and TF-DVD176 DVD boomboxes sold between May 2006 and October 2007.
According to the US Consumer Product and Safety Commission, the portable DVD/CD/MP3 players can overheat and cause a fire.
And yes, they were manufactured in China.
For additional information, contact Coby Electronics Corp. toll-free at (877) 231-9240 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through read more

$200 eMachine

For your holiday shopping pleasure: Best Buy is offering a $200 eMachines with 17-inch LCD.
It will also have a Philips Blu-ray player for $400, as well as an Xbox 360 with Guitar Hero II (plus guitar) for $350.
Get those shopping lists together!
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