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Shure E500 Review

01/05/2007, The Shure E500 seem to be the highest end earphones that one can find, so we wanted to test them and see how they perform in real conditions. Fortunately, I have a sound expert at hand with my buddy Eugene D. We tested the unit and here’s what he...

Nokia 770 Review

12/18/2006, By guest editor Steven Nersesian The much maligned Nokia 770 is the subject of our next adventure in reviews. In my years of dealing with technology there is one major truism: no electronic product exists (and probably never will) that meets...

Oakley Thump Pro Review

12/04/2006, Oakley extends its line of “Wearable Electronics” with a pair of MP3 sunglasses designed for sports: the Oakley Thump Pro. At first sight, it resembles its older cousin, the O ROKR (read review), but a closer look reveals a thinner...

T-Mobile Dash Review

11/22/2006, I had the opportunity to use the T-mobile Dash –also known as HTC S620- for half a day and I have to say that I liked what I saw. First, the device is cute and feels great in my hand. It is half the thickness of my gigantic Treo 700w and weighs...

Buffalo LinkStation HS-D300GL Review

11/08/2006, Over the years we grew accustomed to seeing external USB or Firewire drives. Many users like them because it’s an easy way to extend the storage space without having to open the PC. Unlike its USB or Firewire competitors, the Buffalo LinkStation...

VoSky Call Center Review

11/08/2006, Thanks to ActionTec, we got a hold of their product, the VoSky Call Center. The device, about the size of a Blackberry, connects to a USB port and will take your home phone via its RJ11 port. It acts as a switch between the Skype application and your...

Sprint Sanyo Katana Review

10/27/2006, With ultra-thin phones, wireless carriers have learned that good design sells. Virtually every manufacturer produce thin models and carriers want more because they sell. The Sprint Sanyo Katana is a potentially popular phone: it’s simple, elegant and...

Miuro, the killer robot-loudspeaker for iPod®

10/23/2006, We were invited on Friday at the Miuro press conference held in a very nice French restaurant in the Silicon Valley. The cheese was awesome and God knows how we miss it (we lived in Paris for a while), but the real surprise was this amazing Network Music...

Apple Hi-Fi: Good Handles, Bad Sound

10/23/2006, Last week, I was looking for a speaker system for my iPod, so I walked to the Apple Store on University Avenue and got an Apple Hi-Fi. I was looking for something with a clean design and sound quality. The Apple Hi-Fi seemed like the perfect candidate. I...

Sandisk Sansa e280 Review

10/10/2006, The Sandisk Sansa e280 offers music-savvy consumers an alternative to buying music: renting it! For 6 to 10 dollars a month, you can have (real) access to more music than iTunes users could ever dream of buying. The Sansa e280 is compatible with...

Mio H610: The Sexiest GPS Alive

09/27/2006, We’ve unpacked the Mio H610 on Sept 9th and it is now time to publish our full review. In a nutshell, the Mio H610 is not only an excellent GPS device it is also an object of desire for most people who came in contact with it. Beyond the GPS...

Oakley O ROKR Review by Ubergizmo

09/13/2006, I’ve been testing the O ROKR for a couple of months now and it’s time for the review. It’s is a pair of sunglasses with integrated Bluetooth 2.0 (BT) stereo headphones. This fruit of the collaboration between Oakley and Motorola exists...

Mio H610 GPS Episode II – Unpacking

09/09/2006, It’s time to unpack the Mio H610: the device itself is uber-looking with its ipod-esque clean look. (Check out the photo gallery). I couldn’t resist turning it on right away and the first impression was “wow, that display is really...

Tasty Mio H610 personal GPS

09/08/2006, We just got back from San Francisco where we attended the official U.S launch of the Mio H610. After a first wave hype in March of this year, customers will finally be able to get their hands on the H610 in October. The product is designed to be totally...