Sony Ass-Elbow Shocker: Hong Kong & Taiwan Getting PS3 This Month After …

In what is a hell of a turnaround even by Sony's standards, the beleaguered Tokyo giant has announced that it really is going to bestow the PlayStation 3 upon the peoples of Hong Kong and Taiwan on November 17 after all. It had previously stated that those countries would have to bide their time alongside our European… » 11/02/06 8:50pm 11/02/06 8:50pm

WID101 Makes Monitors Wireless

You've got a wireless keyboard, wireless mouse and wireless speakers, so why are you still connecting to your monitor with a cable? What are you, some kind of luddite? You need a wireless monitor connector, like the new WID101 from Teq Gear. This device connects the DVI port on your PC to the one on your monitor over… » 10/26/06 9:23pm 10/26/06 9:23pm

CNET Writer Gets Nabaztag, Fails to Fall In Love

CNET writer Daniel Terdiman is a cruel, heartless sort of dude: he got a Nabaztag (one of those electronic bunnies that reads you the news and wiggles its ears), but completely failed to fall in love with the floppy eared technological marvel:
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If you want to send him some bunny love to put him back on track, his…

No Atlantic Crossing for the Radio-Controlled Spirit of St. Louis…

The real Spirit of St. Louis that Charles Lindbergh used to scoot across the Atlantic in 1927 may be hanging in the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC, but that's no reason not to covet the 80th anniversary (yeah, they're on the ball here) radio-controlled model from Toys "R" Us-Japan. » 10/17/06 5:55am 10/17/06 5:55am

Identity-Crisis MP3 Player Thinks It's a Cellphone

The onboard memory in Cowon's new iAUDIO F2 audio player may max out at a piddly 2GB, but wow – don't it look just like a cellphone? Gimmick-hungry gadget fans in Japan may be in for a shock, however, as the F2 has more than just its looks going for it. Aside from the usual MP3, WMA (DRM10) and WAV playback, the thing… » 10/17/06 5:19am 10/17/06 5:19am

Lonely Walkman Bluetooth Transmitter Spotted Skulking Around Sony…

Speaking of Sony, amid all the hoo-hah yesterday about the new Walkman lineup, did anyone even notice the Bluetooth transmitter that was also slipped out between those candy-colored confections? That's it hugging the end of the player in the pic for dear life (it can also be seen lurking at the foot of yesterday's… » 10/13/06 4:19am 10/13/06 4:19am