We have featured quite a few different robots here ate Geeky Gadgets, some cool and some creepy, I think this one falls into the latter category, the Telenoid R1 Telepresence Robot.The Telenoid R1 Telepresence Robot is from designer Horoshi Ishiguro from Japan, and he weighs in at 11lbs and the robots arms, tail, eyes and mouth all move in sync with the user, and it … [Read more...] about Telenoid R1 Telepresence Robot
Jailbreaking the iPhone is no longer illegal thanks to the changes in the DMCA, although Apple doesn't encourage you to do and it says it voids your iPhone warranty.With the recent released of JailbreakMe, jailbreaking your iPhone couldn't be easier, but will doing so make your iPhone a better smartphone? … [Read more...] about Does Jailbreaking Your iPhone 4 Improve Its Features?
I was somewhat of a menace to small appliances when I was a kid. I nuked metal just to see the sparks and once filled the dishwasher with hand soap. I did try to dry a pair of boots once and the racket the dryer made was nothing compared to the sound from this poor washing machine spin cycling a brick.It appears in the video that the machine has been souped up somehow and … [Read more...] about Washing Machine Filled with Bricks Explodes
The enthusiasts of any group are always the ones who adopt technology first. 3D gaming on PCs has been around for a while now and as 3D starts to trickle into the living room, new 3D tech has surfaced for gamers.Digital Storm has announced a new desktop gaming PC called the Black|OPS & NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround. The computer supports 3D gaming across multiple monitors with … [Read more...] about Digital Storm Unveils Sweet Black|OPS 3D Vision Surround Gaming Desktop
According to Canalys, who have been tracking US and global smartphone trends, Android sales have risen 886 percent in Q2 of 2010 over Q2 of 2009, which according to Canalys gives Android the number one market share for smartphones with 24 percent.It seems that RIM is number two with 32 percent and Apple is number three with 21.7 percent, although things are a little … [Read more...] about Android Market Share Up 886 Percent Year On Year
If your looking for something a more unique in design to protect your iPhone then the iMeshi iPhone 4 Food Cases are definitely worth a look. … [Read more...] about iMeshi iPhone 4 Food Cases
Microsoft has finally released a shipping date and prices for the highly anticipated release of the Mac Office 2011 software that will include a full Outlook client for the Mac OS, that has long been a missing component. … [Read more...] about Mac Microsoft Office 2011 Shipping Date and Prices
Amazon only announced the third generation Kindle last week, and started selling it, now it seems that this new lower priced Kindle has been extremely popular as it is now sold out until September.Both the WiFi and 3G models of the new Amazon Kindle are now 'temporarily sold out' and it seems that new orders may not ship until the 4th of September 2010. … [Read more...] about New Amazon Kindle Sold Out Until September
New Internet statistics published by Nielsen Internet research for June show that online users are now spending 23% of their Internet time browsing social networks such as Twitter and Facebook. With less time being spent checking e-mail, reading news sites or viewing traditional online portals such as Yahoo or MSN. … [Read more...] about Users Spend 23 Percent of Their Online Time Social Networking
We have been hearing quite a bit recently about Microsoft's [MSFT] new Windows Phone 7, we have seen a few handsets, like the leaked HTC one and we have heard that Microsoft would be releasing Windows Phone 7 smartphones some time in November of 2010.Now it seems that Windows Phone 7 will be released in Europe in October, and the US will get Windows Phone 7 smartphones in … [Read more...] about Windows Phone 7 Release Dates, November For US, October For Europe
Adding a few more tweets to the 20 Billion already going through Twitter. The new NASA Robonaut 2 will tweet back mission updates from the Internal Space Station to its own Twitter account. @AstroRobonautCheck out the NASA Robonaut 2 video after the jump. … [Read more...] about NASA Robonaut 2 Will Tweet Mission Updates
It seems like smartphones will have another use if AT&T and Verizon have anything to do with it. The two mobile carriers have teamed up and intend to bring smartphones to the market that will replace your credit card.AT&T and Verizon are working together for a new payment method using smartphones they hope will rival credit cards like Visa and Mastercard. … [Read more...] about Credit Cards To be Replaced By AT&T And Verizon Smartphones?