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Wisair Wireless USB Module

12/26/2007, Wireless USB is not common yet, but devices like the Wisair Wireless USB Module might bridge the gap between ubiquitous wired USB devices and their (upcoming) wireless USB counterparts. The goal is to turn USB 1.1 or 2.0 devices into a wireless USB...

Small, Portable CD/DVD duplicator

12/26/2007, I don’t know if there warez parties these days, but if there were, this EZ Dupe duplicator would be very popular there. The device must be slightly bigger than four CD boxes stacked on top of each other. It copies DVDs at 8x speeds and CDs at 16x...

Netgear Announces New ReadyNAS Devices

12/26/2007, Netgear’s new line-up of network attached storage (NAS) devices have capacities ranging from 1.5TB to 4TB of data, depending on the drive capacity and RAID configuration that you opt for. As their name indicates, they are accessible from an Ethernet...

Optimus OLED Keyboard Pushed to February 2008

12/26/2007, We have been talking about the Optimus OLED keyboard since 2006, and the wait is not over: the Optimus Keyboard won’t be fully ready until February 2008, because the software hasn’t been completely worked out. If you haven’t heard of...

Axiotron ModBook Mac Tablet Shipping Soon?

12/26/2007, We have received a postcard from Axiotron that announces the upcoming rollout of their ModBook Mac tablet. If you remember, we wrote about this computer a long time ago, but this time, Axiotron might actually ship it! Besides being a Mac and a real Wacom...

SmartNav hands-free mouse (Video)

12/24/2007, SmartNav is a head-tracking device that uses your head motion to move the mouse cursor. It is installed on top of the monitor and the user has to place a dot on the forehead I’m not sure why they couldn’t track the eyes, but the dot is...

Asus U2 ultra-portable laptop

12/24/2007, Asus is coming up with the U2, an elegant 11.1” laptop that is designed to be lighter and more power efficient. It has a LED backlit display, which is lighter and less power-hungry. But may be the most important part if saving battery life is the...

Passive-Cooled 1GB GeForce 8800GT from Sparkle

12/21/2007, This will interest users who might want to build or upgrade their Media Center PC (or HTPC in general). By now, you should all know what a GeForce 8800 GT is, but it is a nice to see a passive-cooled (no fan) version of such a fast graphics card. If...

Apple’s Ultra-Mobile strategy becomes clearer

12/21/2007, It has been reported that Apple will use Intel’s ultra-mobile PC (UMPC) platform for its next-generation devices. We speculate that this might include an ultra-portable laptop and a touch-based device that might look like a bigger iPhone. The Intel...

AMD’s crossfire on Intel’s P45 chipsets

12/21/2007, Following the acquisition of ATI by AMD, many were wondering if Intel was ever going to get a multi-GPU solution for its own chip, as AMD might have wanted to keep the CrossFire mojo for itself. Now we know: Intel has a CrossFire license and the P45...

Advansus NTC100-LX800 nano-ITX PC

12/21/2007, This small (W155 x H42 x D170mm) barebone PC is powered by an AMD Geode LX800 processor, can connect via wired or wireless Ethernet and has all the basic inputs/outputs that one can expect. It is not designed for consumers, and one could easily imagine...

Samsung R700, a cheap 17-inch laptop

12/20/2007, This Samsung R700 laptop might sell very well to desktop replacement users. It has a clean line and the back should normally be shiner than it looks like in this photo gallery, however it doesn’t look as classy as the Toshiba Qosmio, but for $1189,...

Google Talk bots translate in real-time

12/19/2007, From time to time, I go to the Google language tools and translate something there. Now Google just made it a little easier for me: I can just send my message to one of the Google Chat Bot. The bot will instantly reply with the translation. If you use the...

ICON 225 USB 3G Modem

12/19/2007, Orange has an interesting USB 3G modem that supports every data connection protocol in use on most GSM networks up to HSDPA. Its main feature is its size: it is smaller than most PC Cards/USB modems that I have seen in retail so far. Orange will give it...