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Ubergizmo’s Console Camp-Out Guide

11/16/2006, The madness has begun – people are already lining up outside stores that carry next generation consoles in order to snag one for themselves. Whether they sell it off for an exorbitant amount on auction sites or they’re purchasing one for the...

Excuse me, your mascara is running

11/15/2006, Leo Burnett, the world renowned graphic artist, has developed a new rain sensitive billboard for Max Factor cosmetics. This is a very impressive development and you can just imagine the other applications for different products, such as an insurance...

I, Robot, You, Human

11/13/2006, A bunch of researchers over at Bielefeld University in Germany are currently working on a robot that will help understand and bring robot-human interaction to the next level. Known as Biron (Bielefield Robot Companion), this robot is capable of giving its...

LED-lighted plexiglass

11/13/2006, If you’re all out of ideas (and money) for the upcoming holiday season, why not roll up those corporate sleeves and get down with some old-fashioned D.I.Y. project that will probably be of more value to the recipient than something purchased off the...

Doctor, I’ve chipped my knee

11/10/2006, A patient who had a full artificial knee replacement chip implanted enables doctors to view the results of digital, 3D torque and force data that is transmitted wirelessly to a computer. This information allows researchers to perform detailed analysis of...

Power Jacket helps partially paralyzed

11/06/2006, The anorexic-looking girl you see is wearing a “Power Jacket” created by Matsushita of Japan. The inflatable exoskeleton weighs a mere four pounds and functions to help patients who are in rehabilitation to recover from partial paralysis. We...

HP Ink more expensive than blood, vodka

11/06/2006, I’ve always suspected that ink cartridges are one of the most valuable commodities in the world, and apparently that suspicion is strengthened when one compares the cost of HP ink with other valuable fluids. Apparently, an HP black ink cartridge...

Couples, Computers and Gaming

11/05/2006, We are going to this fun event organised by Via Technologies, Inc. There one can take a look at how the sexes play computer games, watch demos and experts talk about the latest games and gamers, learn how to fit gaming into your relationship in a healthy...

USB-powered Xmas Decoration Kit

11/01/2006, The Yuletide season is about to come knocking on our doors soon, and it is never too early to start planning out your gifts. Brando has the USB Decoration Christmas Kit to help brighten up your work area at the office. This decorative kit comes with a...

New robot from the Sleeping Dragon

10/27/2006, Japan might be ahead of the rest of the world when it comes to robots, but you can be sure that China is not very far behind. China’s latest humanoid robot is sexy enough to turn heads with its realistic-looking body (unlike Barbie’s), but it...

Campack shoots video, plays music

10/27/2006, You know how snowboarders often hold that power job and fly business class, and hence the type of clothes they wear also cost a handsome amount of money to fit with their station in life. The Campack from O’Neill is perfect for high-flying...

JeTrix print head to do 1,000 ppm

09/25/2006, The world is moving at an ever increasing speed, and we don’t mean spinning on it’s axis. Everyone is in a rush these days, with so many things to do and too little time. Engineers at College of Judea and Samaria in Israel have printed a...

NovaDreamer lucid dreaming course

09/21/2006, We do experience lucid dreams (dreams where we are conscious that we actually dreaming) at times, and what is even more amazing is the fact that certain quarters believe we can be trained to lucid dream at will. The NovaDreamer lucid dreaming course aims...

Korean Air restricts Dell, Apple notebooks

09/05/2006, Korean Air has announced that the airline carrier will not entertain the use of Dell and Apple notebooks while the plane is still in air as the risk of battery explosion could result in a disaster. Owners of the disparaged notebooks can carry them on...