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High-tech shopping carts on the way

01/22/2007, Springboard Networks of Canada decided to bring a long awaited update to shopping carts by hooking up touchscreen LCD displays that offer more than just information of the items available in different aisles. You will also get a real-time readout of the...

ErgoPod supports weird angles

01/22/2007, Talk about lazy! The ErgoPod will definitely appeal to normal, healthy people who have the posture of a squid, enabling them to work from virtually any position. I suppose the ErgoPod caters for those with special needs, programmers who can get into the...

Linde Werdelin Biformeter watch

01/19/2007, It is a mouthful to pronounce the name of this watch – the Linde Werdelin Biformeter, but the design and functionality more than make up for the long name. Available in two versions, the Biformeter is an analog watch crafted in the traditional...

Xip3 multi-function raincoat

01/19/2007, I know that the upcoming Transformers movie is bound to be a hit, but we will have to settle for a different kind of transformer for the moment. The Xip3 Hybrid Revolution Gear is one garment that can also be used as a backpack or pillow when the...

Minority Report UI now possible

01/18/2007, Remember the show Minority Report, where visual objects can be manipulated by touch? Apparently a research scientist at NYU’s Courant Institute, Jeff Han, has developed a similar interface that works well with touch and gestures, in addition to...

Eleksen unveils Wearable Display Module

01/16/2007, Eleksen, maker of fabrics that work with electronics, have developed a prototype laptop bag that comes with Vista’s SideShow technology. This Wearable Display Module can essentially be sown onto different items such as handbags or even a sack,...

Toilet gets Windows experience

01/16/2007, We know that April Fool’s Day is a good three months away from now, but the eToilet is good for a laugh for those who are having a hard day at work. This new toilet is said to come with multi-faceted abilities such as playing music from Zune and...

LG AM-OLED A220A Display

01/09/2007, LG was demonstrating its latest OLED display for cellphones. It has a very impressive color, contrast and brightness and has view angle is virtually 180 degrees. Even at a very shallow angle, there was no noticeable color distortion. This particular model...

32GB SD Cards in 2008

01/09/2007, Now that Panasonic has launched new SD-based camcorders, they need to pump some serious capacity in the SD format because the competition is using hard drives with capacities between 30GB and 60GB. So why would Panasonic use SD cards instead?! For one,...

Elvis Robotic Head: Creepy

01/07/2007, CES Unveiled – For Die-hard Elvis Presley fans, this is probably the most interesting gadget of this CES: a singing robotic Elvis head. It was in the Woowee area.

Wireless USB makes a splash

01/06/2007, CES Unveiled – We know the all too familiar sound of plugging in a USB device, but you can now make such sweet music wirelessly. How, you ask? The answer lies in Wireless USB. This spanking new protocol was on display at CES, where the good folks at...

Dual-sided LCD display from Samsung

01/04/2007, Samsung has recently announced the world’s first double sided LCD display that is capable of displaying a totally different image/video on either side simultaneously, whereas conventional double sided LCDs are only capable of showing a mirror image...

Toilet roll with sense of humor

01/02/2007, The new year has gotten off on a rather muted note, but here is a roll of toilet paper that will definitely put a smile on many faces – except for those who are working in the music industry. For $5.95 a roll, you get to wipe your rear end with...

Brightec paper lights up your life

01/02/2007, Ah, who can forget the amount of fun one had as a kid with glow-in-the-dark stickers? There are some of us who still bring photo albums that carry cherished memories on camping trips, viewing them with a torch under a blanket of stars, but what happens...