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Using Popplets to spice up your iPad docs

Several times over the last few months I have been able to use the Popplets app to not only make sharp looking mind maps and org charts, but also as a great tool to add some punch to documents.

Review: One Month With the Kindle 3

The Kindle 3 is Amazon’s $139+ eBook reading device that offers Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity to Amazon’s digital eBook store. The new display and constrast is remarkable, its lightweight frame and crisp text will keep you reading treeless for hours on end.

Danger Hiptop 2 Review, AKA T-Mobile Sidekick 2

The Danger Hiptop 2 has been out for almost a year now in the US, it’s called the T-Mobile Sidekick II over there. ...

Apple’s New G5

Keeping the Mac fans in new goodie euphoria, Apple has put out the new G5. Like the iMac of yesteryear, this is an...

EL Displays heading for wearable

10 times thinner than LCDs, new EL (Electro Luminescent) displays are promising to make future wristwatches something of a second skin. This...

The Jawbone Headset

Since I have yet to find a cell phone headset that doesn't disappoint me in noisy areas (like my car), I really hope that...

iBoom Boombox System for the Apple iPod

I'm surprised that no one has come up with this earlier, Digital Lifestyle Outfitters will soon be putting out the 4 speaker, 20 watt...

Super Thin 2M-pixel CCD Camera Module Developed by Mitsubishi Electric

"Mitsubishi Electric Corp announced that it has developed a 2-megapixel CCD camera module, called CM041, measuring a mere 7.42mm wide, which it claims is...

Garmin Unveils New Pocket-Sized Street Navigator, The Quest

Garmin today announced the Quest GPS navigator, an ultra-portable, easy-to-use, versatile mobile device. "The Quest combines features from several of our most popular Garmin GPS...

3G May Come Soon on Cingular

Cingular Wireless has issued a comprehensive request for proposal (RFP) to telecommunications equipment vendors to develop and deliver the infrastructure for operating UMTS (Universal...

SenseCam Digital Image Diary

Taken from the Gizmo.com.au website: The SenseCam is a badge-sized wearable visual diary that captures up to 2000 VGA images per day into FLASH memory,...

Delkin USB Bridge Connects Devices

A new product from Delkin Devices called the USB Bridge was released the other day. It will connect two USB devices together without...

Zupera Smartpad Mini PC

Zupera Technology from Hong Kong has designed the Smartpad, a wireless mini computer running on Windows CE .NET with an Intel PXA255 400MHz processor....

Lilipod floatable shell for your iPod

The Lilipod is a floatable, hard shell case that fits snugly around your iPod and keeps it safe, whether you're into skiing, rock climbing,...

Holographic device capable of storing 200GB-300GB on One Disc

At the ODS 2004 international conference of optical storage technology held in Monterey, Calif, Optware Corp exhibited for the first time a recording and...

CU928 Pocket PC phone for China

China Unicom mobile operator in China has released the CU928 Pocket PC phone. The matrix slide out style keypad is the first for...

Love 1? Me too

Frontier Labs has unveiled the L1 (Love One) 20GB 1.8-inch hard drive MP3 Player featuring WMA play back, FM radio, voice/direct line-in recording, as...

NHJ 1.5-inch Wearable Wristwatch TV

A new wristwatch TV with a 1.5-inch TFT LCD screen will be released in Japan by NHJ Corporation. The VTV-101 is a miniature...

The Quicklook digital magnifier

Quicklook is a great idea for visually impaired users who just have trouble seeing the small-print on things in everyday life. The 4-inch...

Toshiba V401T Wireless Phone With TV

Vodafone K.K. announced after late April it will offer the V401T by Toshiba, a new handset that features a built-in analog TV tuner. The...

NEC Develops 30-Second Recharge Battery

NEC has developed a battery that is capable of being fully recharged in only 30 seconds. The organic radical battery can be charged...

First Smartphone from Arima

ASP805 is Arima's first smart phone, a fruit of leveraging the nice experiences on system integration and utilizing mobile devices manufacturing capabilities. With a...

Matsushita TH-LB10NT LCD projector supports 4 PCs via Wi-Fi

Matsushita Electrical Industries has just announced the new TH-LB10NT LCD projector supporting up to four seperate PC connections via wireless LAN. Set...

Reciva allows internet radio without a PC

Many thousands of radio stations worldwide broadcast on the Internet. Unlike traditional DAB and AM/FM radio stations the programmes are instantly accessible regardless of...

Sony Ericsson LH-Z200 for Lefties from Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile today unveiled the left-handed Sony Ericsson LH-Z200 mobile phone. Designed with a reversed keypad layout, the buttons are switched from right...

Mogo Sim Backup

The SIM Card Backup from Gadgetstuff.com is a tiny self-contained SIM card reader and writer. If you have ever lost your phone, or damanged...

iRiver iMP-1100 first Disc-man style Multimedia Player

iRiver has announced a new media player, the iMP-1100. With the shape of a disc-man the successor of the iMP-1000 adds a 2"...

MSI unveils the Mega Player 515 and Cache 15

MSI this week announced their new MEGA player series multi-function portable audio MP3 player and the 1.5GB mobile storage unit. These are the...

Mini-ITX Introduces the Nanode

Mini-ITX.com today announced the world’s first Nano-ITX based digital entertainment device - the "Nanode" - created by Hoojum Design. The Nanode is designed around VIA's...

Review: T-Mobile MDA II / XDA II

The MDA2 or XDA2 Pocket PC phone (depending what region you are located) is one I have had my eye on for quite some...

Pentax introduces Dunkable Digicam – The Optio43WR

Pentax has announced a second generation fully-immersable digital camera. The new Optio43WR features 4.0 effective megapixels, a powerful 2.8X zoom lens, and a JIS...

Ricoh launches the 28mm Caplio RX

Ricoh is extremely pleased to announce the release of the Caplio RX, a slim wide-angle 28mm digital camera that commands the world’s fastest shutter...

SpeedTech Weatherstation Wristwatch

SpeedTech Instruments has designed the first ever weather station wristwatch with accurate wind speed measurement. The Weather Watch Pro uses a Swiss-made flip-up impeller...

Review: Archos GMini 220

I decided to wait until after the holidays to get a new hard drive MP3 player. As some of you may know, I...

SoundCover for Symbian OS

Did you ever wish you could hide your location when talking on the phone? Ever wanted to give the impression you were somewhere else?...

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z40 with outstanding battery life

(Press Release) -- Casio Computer Co., Ltd., today announced the 4-megapixel EX-Z40, a new model in the EXILIM ZOOM line of digital cameras with...

Panasonic X700 Symbian Series 60 Smartphone

Panasonic Mobile introduced their flagship model for 2004 at 3GSM World Congress, the X700 smartphone. This compact digital camera phone, with video capability, comes...

Nextreaming Sky IM-7200 Wireless Handset

Press Release -- Nextreaming Corporation announced today that SK Teletech, has integrated Nextreaming’s mobile multimedia software package, Nexembedded Suite to help SKTT’s IM-7200 handset...

Mitsubishi Electric develops dual side LCD display

"Mitsubishi Electric Corp. unveiled a liquid crystal display (LCD) that can be viewed from both sides. The display, which the company says is a...

Matsushita Electric Develops MOS-type Image Sensors for Mobile Phones

"Matsushita Electric Industrial Co, Ltd said it has developed a new MOS-type image sensor "(nyu) MAICOVICON" that is suitable for mobile phone use to...

iRiver iFP-599T Mini 1GB MP3 Player/Recorder

The iFP-599T is the latest addition to iRiver's successful line of award-winning portable music players. The iFP-599T comes standard with 1 GB of...

VascoTrack miniaturizes GSM/GPRS GPS Tracking

The new V502 tracking device from VascoTrack is the smallest, lightest and lowest power GPRS device on the market today. The device, which is...

Fish Memory; A Universal Memory Card Format

The Universal Transportable Memory Association (UTMA) is revolutionizing mobile computing today with the introduction of a flash memory card standard that requires no adapters,...

Siemens to Present New PenPhone at CeBit

Siemens has announced their new products for display at CeBIT in Hannover, Germany this year running from March 18-24. One new product is a...

Kodak EasyShare DX7630, 6 megapixel sub $500 Camera

According to Digital Photography Review -- "Kodak today announced the DX7630, this new sub-$500 digital camera is based around a six megapixel image sensor...

Nikon Introduces the Nikon Coolwalker MSV-01

(Press Release) Nikon is pleased to announce the Coolwalker MSV-01; a 30GB portable image storage device for the organisation of digital images. The Nikon Coolwalker...

Nikon Unveils 8.0 Megapixel Coolpix 8700 Camera

(Press Release) -- Nikon has taken the lead in the popular and powerful "prosumer" camera category with its new Coolpix 8700 digital camera. This...

NHJ TV Wristwatch at CES

NE Asia reports -- "NHJ Ltd. introduced a wristwatch-type, liquid-crystal television at the recent 2004 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Size of the...

Fujitsu one step closer to Digital Paper Production

Fujitsu Laboratories has succesfully made a prototype electronic paper which is comparable to regular copy paper in brightness and thickness. Fujitsu hopes to have...

Philips eXp5371 Java enabled Gaming CD Player

Extending its leadership in MP3-CD technology, Philips Electronics introduced portable music player at the 2004 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Philips displayed the new eXpanium...