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Tuesday: January 19, 2010

Ten unusual (but cool) vacuum cleaners for you to gawk at.Ten unusual (but cool) vacuum cleaners for you to gawk at.

Every office or cubicle should have a tiny USB retro vacuum and I'll be ordering mine when stock becomes available. Another fun fact to be learned here is that your vacuum cleaner can double as a makeshift proton pack.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 6:52 AM | Tags (6) | cleaners | strange | toxel | unusual | usb | vacuum |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 128 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: November 24, 2009

Yes, it's quite possible to run the Google Chrome OS from a USB drive.Yes, it's quite possible to run the Google Chrome OS from a USB drive.

Itching to try out what Google's forray into the world of operating systems is all about? Now you can attempt to do so in a much safer fashion without (accidentally) wiping your machine.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 6:27 AM | Tags (8) | google | chrome | install | windows | usb | drive | thumb | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 16, 2009

Latest Palm WebOS update doesn't attempt any shifty iTunes syncing.Latest Palm WebOS update doesn't attempt any shifty iTunes syncing.

The free update weighs in at 126MB and brings with it dozens of tiny tweaks that improve the Palm experience. But if you were waiting for the resurrection of the Palm iTunes sync, you're out of luck: WebOS 1.3.1 does no such thing.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 4:12 PM | Tags (8) | apple | hack | itunes | palm | sync | update | usb | webos |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: November 5, 2009

Beatles catalogue will soon be available via USB drive.Beatles catalogue will soon be available via USB drive.

Yes, The Beatles have finally come to Apple. And by Apple, I mean an Apple-shaped USB device. And by USB device I really mean, oh wait. The collection includes FLAC files along with high quality MP3s and will set you back $280 bucks.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Music @ 8:02 AM | Tags (7) | beatles | catalogue | drive | flac | mp3 | music | usb |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 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


Monday: August 24, 2009

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


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


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

Cassette tape USB hub, anyone?Cassette tape USB hub, anyone?

Now you too can enjoy retro memories whilst plugging in your modern devices.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:28 AM | Tags (4) | cassette | usb | hub | neat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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