The new $199 Oculus Go, the California DMV is changing rules for self-driving cars, Amazon's new way to have your teens shopping and a new waterproof kindle from Amazon. All this on Crunch Report!
I do the same thing every time I get a waterproof device – I take it home, fill up the sink and dunk it. It’s a strangely cathartic, a sort of gadget baptism, and nicely refreshing for someone who
There's a first time for everything, even for the German camera manufacturer of fame: Leica.
Sometimes a device comes so close to being perfect that you'd be forgiven for not realizing that with just a single tweak, it can become, in actual fact, perfect. The Kindle Paperwhite is such a devic
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/thanko_spy.jpg" /> For reasons unknown, Tokyo-based accessory maker <a href="http://search.beta.techcrunch.com/query.php?s=thanko">Thank
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/chobi_cam.jpg" /> It's cute, it's as small as an eraser, it's light, and it's waterproof: Tokyo-based accessory maker Japan Trust Techno
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/Picture-11.png" /> Kyoto-based Murata has developed <a href="http://www.murata.com/new/news_release/2010/0608/index.html">the world's fi
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/DMX-CA100_1.png" /> Sanyo last week <a href="http://sanyo.com/news/2010/05/28-1.html">announced</a> the DMX-CA100 for the Japanese marke
Short version: The price is right, and it is rugged, but form factor problems may sink this camera’s chances.
A Japanese company called Idea Label has designed the “Music Planet” [JP] today, a portable, ball-shaped MP3 player that you can take with you to the bath tub. The device is IPX7-certified
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/130026432.jpg" alt="130026432" title="130026432" width="620" height="558" class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-130170" /> You might reme
<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/sanwa_case_iphone.jpg" /> A Japanese company called Sanwa is selling <a href="http://direct.sanwa.co.jp/ItemPage/200-PDA016">a waterpr
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/swimp3-01.jpg" />Memorial Day has come and gone, which means that aside from an abundance of family cookouts, many swimming pools have of
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/mdx.jpg" />Time to break out the expense account, ladies and gentlemen. This is the Sea & Sea MDX-PRO 5D Mark II. It's a fancy waterp
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/olympus-stylus-tough-01.jpg" /> Olympus has unveiled a bevy of new cameras, and they're targeting just about the entire consumer and pro
Need an SDHC card? Need one in 4GB or 8GB? Need one that’s waterproof? Unless you work for Magnum, my guess is “no,” but the option’s there, thanks to Elecom, if you want it. She’
Sony Japan today added the XDV-W600 [JP], a mini TV (145×42×98mm, 302g) to their Bravia brand. The new device is waterproof and supports the Japanese digital TV standard One-Seg. The 4-inch LCD TV (
Tokyo-based Plaza Create started selling a recycable digital camera [JP, PDF] this weekend (Japan-only at this point). And considering its low price ($18), the camera doesn’t seem to be too bad.
Today Pentax announced [JP] the release of a new camera, the Optio W60, which will be available in Japan at the end of June. The W60 is the successor of the Optio W30 the company released in this coun
This keyboard is a Really Cool keyboard, as in that’s its name. What’s so cool about it, you ask? It’s waterproof. Admit it, you’ve spilled coffee or soda on your keyboard befo