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Thursday: August 13, 2009

Samsung pulls the curtain back on digicam with front-facing LCD screen.Samsung pulls the curtain back on digicam with front-facing LCD screen.

Taking self-portraits just got a whole lot easier. Whether or not that's a good thing still debatable.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:04 PM | Tags (7) | camera | digicam | digital | myspace | portrait | samsung | self |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Dell and Nickelodeon team up for 'slime' line of netbooks.Dell and Nickelodeon team up for 'slime' line of netbooks.

In addition to the slime theme, there will also be a SpongeBob Squarepants one as well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:41 AM | Tags (7) | dell | kids | netbook | nick | nickelodeon | partnership | slime |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Now you too can get your very own USB Swiss Army knife.Now you too can get your very own USB Swiss Army knife.

Just $39.99 for the 4GB version, $69.99 for 8GB.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 12:11 PM | Tags (5) | swiss | army | knife | usb | thinkgeek |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Microsoft's revamped Zune to be available on September 15th.Microsoft's revamped Zune to be available on September 15th.

If this device had some sort of magical Xbox 360 integration I would have been more interested. Pass.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:56 AM | Tags (5) | hd | microsoft | new | xbox | zune |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 4, 2009

You can now browse Facebook on your shiny new Nintendo DSi.You can now browse Facebook on your shiny new Nintendo DSi.

Previously, the only way to move photos from the DSi to another platform was by copying them to an SD card, this application capitalizes on the handheld's Wi-Fi connectivity.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:40 AM | Tags (4) | dsi | facebook | nintendo | wifi |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Latest version of Nikon Coolpix camera doubles as digital projector.Latest version of Nikon Coolpix camera doubles as digital projector.

...images were sharp when projected on a blank white surface about a foot away from the camera. The projector still produced visible images when projected onto a wall about 10 feet away, but they were (understandably) much less sharp and bright.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:33 AM | Tags (5) | nikon | camera | projector | digital | coolpix |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 30, 2009

Want to avoid ads in your Gmail account? Try a little tragedy.Want to avoid ads in your Gmail account? Try a little tragedy.

Neat little trick, although obviously it might be a tad dark for some people.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:33 PM | Tags (5) | ads | annoying | gmail | google | tragedy |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 88 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 22, 2009

Fujifilm pulls the curtain back on six new cameras for fall lineup.Fujifilm pulls the curtain back on six new cameras for fall lineup.

I'm a big fan of Fujifilm cameras. Fun GLM fact: most all of the photos in the photoblog were taken on some kind of Fujifilm digital camera.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:52 AM | Tags (4) | cameras | fujifilm | photoblog | photography |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 20, 2009

Ten gaming gadgets that will make us hurt ourselves.Ten gaming gadgets that will make us hurt ourselves.

The new game in the popular skateboarding series will be the first to include an actual skateboard peripheral. This sounds like a great idea, but then again, isn’t the whole point of skateboard games to avoid the injuries that real skateboarders endure?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:36 AM | Tags (5) | wired | gaming | gadgets | videogames | accidents |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 17, 2009

Seventeen bizarre and wacky kitchen gadgets to spice up your kitchen.Seventeen bizarre and wacky kitchen gadgets to spice up your kitchen.

Yes, you too can have your very own medievil espresso machine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:56 AM | Tags (5) | neat | gadgets | kitchen | wacky | bizarre |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 42 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 16, 2009

More and more offers for free netbooks coming in the near future.More and more offers for free netbooks coming in the near future.

If of course, you just sign on the dotted line for a three-year contract with your respective provider.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 12:57 PM | Tags (5) | gadgets | netbook | free | contract | provider |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 8, 2009

Amazon decides to drop the price on Kindle 2.Amazon decides to drop the price on Kindle 2.

Stylish e-book reading can now be yours for just $299.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 4:09 PM | Tags (5) | amazon | drop | ebook | kindle | price |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Next generation of robo-flyers are actually robo-bats.Next generation of robo-flyers are actually robo-bats.

'Go fly a kite' still sounds cooler than 'go fly a bat'.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 1:29 PM | Tags (4) | bats | flyer | flying | robotics |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Five gadgets to bring to the beach this summer.Five gadgets to bring to the beach this summer.

Metal-detecting sandals make the perfect addition to any beach outing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 1:26 PM | Tags (5) | beach | gadgets | summer | detector | metal |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

New Amazon patent hints at an ad-supported Kindle.New Amazon patent hints at an ad-supported Kindle.

You'll have to learn how to tune out ads in your favorite e-books, just like the Internet!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:28 AM | Tags (6) | ads | advertisements | amazon | gadgets | kindle | patent |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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