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Shad Connelly
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New Product Review - Altec Lansing Orbit MP3 IM237

The Altec Lansing Orbit MP3 iM237 certainly doesn't look like an audio powerhouse. Smaller than a roll of packaging tape, the Orbit has a silver plastic/metal exterior equipped with an “on" ..
(October 19, 2008)
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Unleashing the Forces of Interconnected Media

More and more the lines between entertainment media are blurring. The overlaps among movies, television, literature, music, video games and the Internet have become so widespread, it's hard to know ..
(October 01, 2008)
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 | Gaming/Console-Systems | Visitors: 159

Finding Positive Light With the VEIL Solar Shade

Often times, negative situations breed positive advancements. A prime example is the way environmental concerns have inspired an entire generation of inventors. With the appetite for green products ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | News/Energy | Visitors: 223

Non-Lethal Weapons - Police Technology Targets Enhanced Safety

In movies like “Bad Boys" and “Lethal Weapon", renegade cops commonly race through the streets firing off round after round in hot pursuit of the bad guys - usually while simultaneously ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | News/Crime | Visitors: 189

Spy Flies, Robot Maids, Cancer Sniffers and Explosive Noses

Each year, Technology Review, a magazine covering emerging technologies (which dates back to 1899), publishes a list of young innovators whose work shows great promise. This year, the editors at ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education/Future-Concepts | Visitors: 344

Finding Footing With the IShoe

Unfortunately, that old cliché about older people breaking their hips comes from truth. The aging process, along with diseases like Osteoporosis, makes the bodies of elderly individuals less durable .
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education | Visitors: 295

New Product Review - Tao Digital Photo Keychain

Pros: holds 56 pictures; long rechargeable battery life; close-up shots look good; easy-to-use software; includes AC adapter and USB cord for charging. Cons: small screen, ONLY close-up shots look ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Shopping-and-Product-Reviews | Visitors: 139

Printing in the Palm of Your Hand

While most devices - computers, phones, TVs - have heeded the compact call with aplomb, printers have been a little slower to jump on the downsizing trend. Parts like moving gears, ink cartridges ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Shopping-and-Product-Reviews/Electronics | Visitors: 219

Cutting Into the Razor Market

There is a saying in marketing: “give away the razors and sell the blades". The idea behind this adage is that once consumers have a razor they will need to buy blades over and over again - ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Shopping-and-Product-Reviews | Visitors: 304

Rolly Spins Its Way Stateside

Often times, when people say the word “gadget" they are referring to tech devices that are cool to look at or play with but would never classify as necessities. While the microwave and TV could .
(September 30, 2008)
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H2 Transports Musicians From Garage to Studio

In the early 90s, “alternative" rock exploded and suddenly every wannabe musician believed they could crank out a hit tune. Kids grabbed guitars and headed for garages and basements to produce ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Shopping-and-Product-Reviews/Electronics | Visitors: 200

Military Exoskeleton Rides the "Iron Man" Publicity Wave

Sometimes publicity comes from unexpected places. Recently, an article in the May issue of Popular Science drew comparisons between a robotic suit being developed for military use and the title ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | News | Visitors: 266

New Product Review - Take Personal Pocket Safe

While moving recently, I had to sort through piles of bills, documents and records that were housed in a clunky, old file cabinet. Some of this paperwork went back years, and I had to review every ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Computers-and-Technology/Hardware | Visitors: 175

Apple TV is on But Who's Watching?

Something happens when a company becomes a major player in the technology field: great expectations. After producing two of the most beloved innovations of the past decade, the iPod and the iPhone, ..
(September 30, 2008)
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 | Computers-and-Technology/Personal-Tech | Visitors: 242

Jet-Set Extravagance Courtesy Lamborghini Reventon

Few car makers (if any) have the reputation of Lamborghini. Since the early sixties, Lamborghini has produced exotic vehicles that inspire drool and envy - including the Miura, the Countach (which ..
(September 29, 2008)
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 | Automotive | Visitors: 330

Dandelion Rubber - From Annoying Weeds to Airplane Tires

Though it often goes unnoticed, nature and technology are significantly entangled. For example, landing an airplane would be nearly impossible without wheels produced from Hevea brasiliensis, ..
(August 04, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education/Science | Visitors: 252

Impossible Flying Dream Comes to Life

Perhaps no other invention idea has failed to live up to its promise like the jetpack. Since the 1920s, science-fiction literature and films have propagated the notion that we'd all be flying around ..
(August 11, 2008)
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 | Reference-and-Education/Science | Visitors: 208

E-Books on the Rise Again?

Just a few years ago, people were touting e-books as the future of the publishing industry. Through these portable electronic devices, individuals could read entire books without amassing a large ..
(March 31, 2008)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/E-Books | Visitors: 156

New Products and Technologies Unveiled at the Consumer ..

While no one knows exactly what new technology will make jaws drop this year the way the iPhone did last year, one place to get a good idea was at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. ..
(March 18, 2008)
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Gas-Saving Smart Car Debuts in the United States

In a time when gas prices have eclipsed the $3 mark and continue to climb, fuel-efficient vehicles have seen their stocks rise. With U. S. consumers finally moving away from gas-guzzling trucks and ..
(March 18, 2008)
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 | Automotive | Visitors: 882