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Wednesday: October 28, 2009

Add some multitouch to your new Windows 7 installation with this Dell monitor.Add some multitouch to your new Windows 7 installation with this Dell monitor.

Just remember to lower your arms every once in a while, lest you get sore arms from simply browsing your adult media collection.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:25 PM | Tags (4) | dell | multitouch | windows7 | gadgets |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: October 14, 2009

Five fun gadget hacks to tackle on a rainy day.Five fun gadget hacks to tackle on a rainy day.

Article covers hacks and mods mostly of the Apple variety (jailbreak your iPhone, put OS X on a netbook, etc, etc). I have to admit that hacking the Mac Mini to be a full fledged entertainment center is very intriguing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 4:27 PM | Tags (7) | boredom | gadgets | hacks | jailbreak | mods | rainy | wired |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: October 13, 2009

HP decides to make a spill-proof laptop for clumsy people.HP decides to make a spill-proof laptop for clumsy people.

Neat, a laptop with a central drain. Why hasn't anyone thought of this before? This would have certainly come in handy a year or two ago when I spilled a gigantic can of Arizona tea all over my then precious laptop. C'est la vie.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:21 PM | Tags (6) | gadgets | clumsy | laptop | spills | hp | popsci |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 518 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: October 1, 2009

Palm decides to partner up with Amazon instead of hacking their way into iTunes.Palm decides to partner up with Amazon instead of hacking their way into iTunes.

But what Palm should really do is to make an iTunes rival, a media-playing, content-syncing, Amazon MP3-friendly application. And it should make it work not just with the Pre, but with any device you might own, including the iPhone.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:30 AM | Tags (13) | palm | pre | itunes | amazon | partner | team | hacks | usb | apple | music | downloads | gadgets | mobile |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 29, 2009

Dell pulls the curtain back on new slim laptop with wireless charge station.Dell pulls the curtain back on new slim laptop with wireless charge station.

For those wondering, charging via induction takes exactly the same amount of time to charge as with a regular cord. You just get to do it without messy wires.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:36 AM | Tags (8) | charging | cords | dell | gadget | gizmodo | induction | laptop | latitude |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 17 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Honda pulls the curtain back on new personal people mover.Honda pulls the curtain back on new personal people mover.

Yes folks, in the future we will all ride unicycles.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:39 AM | Tags (5) | conveyance | gadget | honda | mover | people |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 23, 2009

Some details surface online about Microsoft's upcoming secret tablet device.Some details surface online about Microsoft's upcoming secret tablet device.

The tablet/booklet device is called Courier and it supports multitouch finger gestures as well writing styles for use with a stylus.  It looks like a giant Nintendo DS on steroids. There's also a demo video located on Gizmodo's site.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:47 AM | Tags (6) | booklet | device | gadget | microsoft | secret | tablet |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 24, 2009

Nokia decides that now is the right time to join the netbook party.Nokia decides that now is the right time to join the netbook party.

Nokia's first netbook, the Nokia Booklet 3G, will use Microsoft's Windows software and Intel's Atom processor to offer up to 12 hours of battery life while weighing 1.25 kilograms.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 11:26 AM | Tags (4) | netbook | nokia | booklet | gadgets |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Ever find yourself without enough USB ports? This post is for you.Ever find yourself without enough USB ports? This post is for you.

The hub allows for a whopping forty-nine USB devices to be plugged in at once. And since it's not really geared for consumers, this little baby will only set you back about $700 bucks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 8:00 AM | Tags (6) | usb | hub | gadgets | ports | tech | nerdy |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 20, 2009

Always wanted to own a video watch? This post is for you.Always wanted to own a video watch? This post is for you.

Eight gigabyes of storage on a 128 x 128 pixel screen can be all yours for just $99 bucks. Thank you, ThinkGeek.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 4:08 PM | Tags (4) | gadgets | thinkgeek | video | watch |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 16 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 22, 2009

A list of one hundred things that your kids might never know about.A list of one hundred things that your kids might never know about.

Some of my favorites: high-speed dubbing, the scream of a modem connecting, and Han shoots first.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 1:23 PM | Tags (9) | dubbing | gadgets | han | kids | life | modem | parenting | starwars | wired |  | Discuss (2) |  | facebook | twitter | 72 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 20, 2009

A list of the top ten geekiest peices of furniture in the universe.A list of the top ten geekiest peices of furniture in the universe.

Trick out your home with some of these geeky items. Nothing is quite as cozy as a captain's chair in your living room.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:44 AM | Tags (5) | cracked | fun | neat | gadgets | furniture |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 49 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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


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