The ongoing IFA 2010 continues to feed the tech world many new wonders. Among the vast array of devices being premiered on a regular basis, iriver’s Cover Story marks another brave entry into the uber-competitive e-reader market.
We are still waiting for Nokia to give an official launch date of the Nokia N8, now one of Nokia’s executives has told a Finnish newspaper that advance orders of the Nokia N8 will begin on the 30th of September.
It seems that pre-order of the Nokia N8 may start around the 23rd of September, which sounds about right for a 30th of September shipping date.
Most of our readers will know the work of custom PC maker Jeffrey Stevenson, we have featured many of his awesome creations before on Geeky Gadgets, and as usual his latest custom PC is a work of art.
Jeffreys latest creation is inspired by the popular TV show Mad Men, take a lot at the photo below, this is definitely cone of his coolest creations to date.
Note the use of “solar concentrator” instead of “solar panel”. Here’s the clincher: a solar concentrator is the whole system that converts solar power into electricity. What’s special about the SkyTrough is its manufacturer SkyFuel says it’s the most efficient concentrator to date.
HyperMac has just launched a new accessory for the Apple iPad, called the HyperDrive. The HyperDrive is an external hard drive for the Apple iPad and it will let you add up to 750GB of storage to your iPad.
HyperDrive connects to the iPad via Apple’s camera connection kit, and then you can transfer images and video files to the iPad. It features a 3.2 inch color display and a d-pad with menu buttons for navigation.
Klipsch have just showcased their three newest headphones for the Apple faithful. The Image One, Image S5i Rugged and Image S3 are all meant for your iPhone/iPod and sport individual features to suit the user’s needs.
This price is quite a bit different than the $200 to $300 that has been reported for the US, although this price is probably a subsidized price when you take out a mobile data contract.
Personally I have no problem typing on the iPhone’s touchscreen keyboard, but there are many iPhone users who would like a physical keyboard to use with their iPhone 4.
It seems one company has come up with a cool solution for users who want a physical keyboard on the iPhone, the NUU Mini Key iPhone case.
If Bill and Dave were reading this post in heaven, we’re sure they’d be slapping each other’s backs. Despite the untimely resignation of their CEO, HP has maintained its position as the world’s numero uno PC maker with a market share of 18.1%.
This easily dwarfs rivals Dell and Taiwanese Acer, whose combined shares are just a little more than HP’s. HP’s dominance has been uninterrupted for a while now (not to mention predictable), leaving its two closest competitors to wrestle over second place.
Some of our readers will remember the iWatch concept that we featured on Geeky Gadgets a while back, well now you will be able to make your own iWatch using Apple’s new iPod Nano.
Flickr user ogikubokei decided to add a watch strap to his new iPod Nano, and it can now be worn like a standard wristwatch and display the time.
So in case you know how to build one, good luck scheduling an interview. If you’re wondering why the agency has a hankering for atomic clocks all of a sudden, bloggers have speculated it’s for synchronizing GPS and internet protocols needed by the QuaSAR program.
Android is becoming more popular as a smartphone OS, and more and more Android devices are being sold, now it seems according to Quantcast Android is also gaining in mobile browsing.
Quantcast are reporting that Android’s share of mobile traffic in the US rose to over 25 percent last month, which sees it ahead of RIM and other OS’s although it is still quite a way behind Apple’s iOS devices.