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  • LG Mobile Lets You Share Music


    LG’s newest and greatest HSDPA handset is the LG SH-110. This sweet piece of Korean mobile gadgetry lets you make video and voice conference calls via Bluetooth. It roams globally thanks to CDMA and WCDMA. You can even share music between two people through Bluetooth headsets. Also, by way of a USIM (Universal Subscriber Identity Module), the SH-110 gives users easy access to banking… Read More

  • Samsung: You Have Anorexia


    Samsung is at it again with the whole world’s thinnest phone shtick. Someone’s got weight issues. Read More

  • Samsung MP4 Player Leaked

    Samsung MP4 Player Leaked


    OK so maybe it isn’t the new Samsung MP4 player but it looks like a pretty nice knock off. On my frequent jaunts to Korea as a kid I saw my fair share of knockoffs so I’m not very surprised by this but the fact that PaiPai, a Chinese based company, released this player with Samsung’s logo just has me baffled. The 512MB flash player with miniSD, a 2.2-inch 220 x 176 display… Read More

  • T.sonic 820 Go Boom

    Think the MP3 market isn’t already flooded with so many models that your brain starts to hemorrhage from all the choices? Transcend doesn’t think so. Welcome the T.sonic 820 series that feature a whopping 1.5 inch ‘Super Color’ OLED display. The T.sonic 820s have the usual bells and whistles like mp3, photos, video, FM radio and e-books. A feature that really caught my… Read More

  • Robot Wars: Japanese Style

    The things that come out of this country never cease to amaze me. Robot Wars [New Launches] Read More

  • LG Shine Live And In Your Face

    Here’s some video porn of the LG Shine… thought you might want to know since one of the mobiles from Korea I’ve told you about is comin’ here. Woot! Read More

  • Sting Kim Jong Il And Save The World

    YNK Games in Korea has announced that in their new game ‘Sting’ you’ll be able to go on a secret mission and find the missing Kim Jong Il to prevent a nuclear disaster. It’s a big deal since South Korea’s “sunshine policy” of pacifying the crazy mofo’ up North generally prevents video game companies from touching on the subject of North-South… Read More

  • Pantech's New Mobile Recognizes Your Face

    Pantech's New Mobile Recognizes Your Face

    Pantech has launched a clamshell phone known as the IM-U170, sporting both looks and functionality. Its metallic casing comprises of magnesium and its keypad is illuminated with Electroluminescent light which makes you look like a complete badass. The IM-U170 has two camera’s for video conferencing. The outer camera is a pretty standard 2 megapixel while the integrated VGA camera is… Read More

  • Ambidextrous Keyboard For the Ambidextrous

    Ambidextrous Keyboard For the Ambidextrous

    Released at CES this year, Cypress came out strong with a keyboard that swivels to accomodate both left and right handed users and the ability to adjust height. Ya that’s about it, no word on pricing or availability. UPDATE – I thought this looked familiar. Infinium just rebadged it.
    Ambidextrous Keyboard [Asus] Read More

  • Lamborghini VX2 Lappy's From Asus


    Just announced from Asus in Taiwan is the new line of Lamborghini laptops, the VX2 is based on Intel’s Centrino Duo Mobile technology and will be running Windows Vista. The new Asus is supposed to give you the feel of owning a super fast race car without the high insurance premiums. You can get one in either signature Lamborghini yellow or black with each one cast with… Read More

  • Blue Screen Of Death In Your Car? AOpen and Mitsubishi Say Yes!

    Blue Screen Of Death In Your Car? AOpen and Mitsubishi Say Yes!


    AOpen and Fortune Motors (Mitsubishi’s lil guy in Taiwan) have jumped into bed together to give you the first Car PC. The Car PC comes jam packed with a Celeron M360/915 chipset, a 40 gig HD, GPS, GMA 900 graphics card, 512 MB RAM, DVD player, Windows XP and support for DirectX 9. The Blue Screen of Death is exactly what I need to cure my road rage. Mitsubishi plans to launch this in the… Read More

  • Samsung's Frankenstein Digi


    I’m all for convergence items but this is just getting out of hand. Samsung Techwin’s new i70 has a 3 inch LCD, 3x optical zoom, a 7.2 megapixel digi cam with a slide cover that sports “PMP and MP3 playback, SRS support which helps reproduce the original sound, text viewer that enables you to read while listening to music, I(Intelligent)-movie that supports TV quality… Read More

  • Asus Sideshow Is World's First


    Asus has launched the world’s first laptop, W5Fe, with Sideshow. It may be the first but it sure has a fugly exterior. The 12 inch lappy features Intel Core 2 Duo processors, Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset, Intel 802.11a/b/g, DDR2 533/667 MHz up to 1.5GB RAM and up to 160GB of HD, an integrated 1.3 megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, 3x USB, 1x TV-Out, 1x Card-Reader, 1x Express… Read More

  • LG Launches 4 New GPS Nav Systems


    LG is finally jumping into the domestic GPS Nav market, but there are no real surprises here. If you’re at CES you can check out the four new models: LN790, LN740, LN735 and LN730. Touch screens ranging in size from 3.5 to 4.3-inches that will offer a wide range of options including Bluetooth, turn by turn voice guidance, POIs, preloaded maps of the US and Canada and media playback… Read More

  • Toshiba Releases HD DVD Drive


    Toshiba has brought the world it’s first HD DVD write drive while still supporting older formats, ie DVD and CD. A few sample drives of the SD-H903A will begin shipping out this month. It’s not the quickest but it is the first so we’ll give Toshiba some credit, it burns at 1x for both single and dual layer HD DVD-R. It buffers at 8MB and is said to support all HD DVD due to… Read More

  • Samsung To Release Ultra Video At CES


    As Josh reported on the Ultra Video last month, Samsung will present this at CES and yes that means we’ll be getting our grubby paws on it as well as the Ultra Music (SGH-F300). Read More

  • iRiver Says Hello CES With Two New Models


    If you’re going to be at CES be sure to check out iRiver because they will not disappoint. Two brand new models, the Clix 2 and the much anticipated W10 will be launched. The Clix 2 will feature an AMOLED and not LCD screen, video, voice recorder, radio recording and comes in 2, 4 and 6 GB models. Read More

  • Japanese Live-Action Pac-Man Skit

    http://embed.break.com/MjAzNDAy Ummm… Hi, Japan. WTF? via Aeropause Read More

  • Samsung Double-sided LCD Screen


    Samsung is on a roll so far this year with the world’s first double-sided LCD screen that has the ability to show two independent images on both sides of the screen. How is this possible? Well with use of Samsung’s new double-gate TFT (thin-flim transistor) architecture, of course. Rather than one gate which only has the ability to operate one pixel at a time the new… Read More

  • LG Swings Both Ways, As Does Time Warner


    LG has just announced the world’s first DVD player that supports both Blu-Ray and HD DVD! Look for more details at CES. Woohoo!!! Oh yes LG…Life Is Good. In related news, Warner Brothers is also planning its own hybrid disk, called Total HD, which will play on both HD-DVD and Blu-Ray drives. More as we get it.
    Swings Both Ways [LG]
    New Disc May Sway DVD Wars [NYTimes] Read More