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Ronda Media Chair surfs Internet

11/19/2006, The Ronda Media Chair is just the chair for executives who were born and bred in the electronic generation, where they eschew the morning papers in favor of reading news off their 3G-powered cellphones while being driven in a BMW 7 Series that is more...

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...

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...

Actroid Ballroom Dance Robot

10/04/2006, Robots are getting more and more attention these days, and their cause will be greatly helped with the extremely human-like Actroid DER female robot being displayed at the NextFest show in New York. These digital lifeforms are actually graceful ballroom...

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...

Honeywell Fingerprint Safe

08/29/2006, What better way to secure your data than with fingerprint authentication technology. The new Honeywell Fingerprint Safe features a tamper-proof design that will deter even the most determined of data miners. This $500 safe can be programmed to recognize...