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Minolta announces new CompactFlash adapter for SD memory cards

Minolta announces new CompactFlash adapter for SD memory cards

Ed Steele May 20, 2003 Comments Off on Minolta announces new CompactFlash adapter for SD memory cards

Minolta has released a SD to CompactFlash adapter that will allow you to use SD memory cards in cameras, PDAs, and laptops that only have a CF slot. According to Minolta, their adapter increases

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Tomb Raider Camera: Panasonic SV-AV30 Review

Tomb Raider Camera: Panasonic SV-AV30 Review

Ed Steele May 20, 2003 1

Short review from Time on the Panasonic SV-AV30, which will be seen in the upcoming film Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life. The reviewer’s bottom line is save your money: you can get more bang for your buck

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Lego brings back your Mac from the grave

Lego brings back your Mac from the grave

Ed Steele May 20, 2003 Comments Off on Lego brings back your Mac from the grave

Buried in a Slashdot category, listed on the sidebar at bOINGbOING, I know it’s been out for a few days, but someone has built a new case for an old Mac laptop out of

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Etherkiller

Etherkiller

Ed Steele May 20, 2003 Comments Off on Etherkiller

Ever wanted to rewire your twisted pair hub to blow up all the computers attached to it? Of course you have. These guys didn’t stop with Etherkiller. They moved on to IDE and SCSI

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I’m working “from home” today… yeah, that’s it

I’m working “from home” today… yeah, that’s it

Ed Steele May 19, 2003 Comments Off on I’m working “from home” today… yeah, that’s it

The Register reports that 1,000 pubs around the UK will soon be getting high-speed wireless access provided by The Cloud. Starbucks had the same idea a while back. I have some ideas about who

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Turn your Clie NR70V into a Camcorder

Turn your Clie NR70V into a Camcorder

Ed Steele May 19, 2003 Comments Off on Turn your Clie NR70V into a Camcorder

Using Clievideo’s Vivid software, you can turn your Sony Clie NR70V into a camcorder and record video clips. Vivid can export clips with a playback rate of 90 FPS and supports 20 different PC formats.

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RIP: Bandai Wonderswan

RIP: Bandai Wonderswan

Ed Steele May 19, 2003 Comments Off on RIP: Bandai Wonderswan

The Bandai WonderSwan handheld gaming console was designed by Gumpei Yokoi, who also designed the original Game Boy for Nintendo. Lik-Sang is reporting that Bandai is in the process of phasing out the little handheld,

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Sinclair ZX Spectrum 48 on your Palm

Sinclair ZX Spectrum 48 on your Palm

Ed Steele May 18, 2003 Comments Off on Sinclair ZX Spectrum 48 on your Palm

 Here’s a blast from the past. Now you can emulate your old Sinclair ZX Spectrum 48 on your Palm handheld. It is free to download from PalmGear.com

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Wristomo

Wristomo

Ed Steele May 18, 2003 Comments Off on Wristomo

I bet you have already read about the Wristomo, the latest phone offered by NTT DoCOMo in Japan. When I first saw it I thought “great, a phone you wear on your wrist, big deal.”

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$50 Trade in Rebate on New Palm Handhelds

$50 Trade in Rebate on New Palm Handhelds

Ed Steele May 18, 2003 Comments Off on $50 Trade in Rebate on New Palm Handhelds

While this isn’t a deal-finding site, none of the deal sites I frequent have this one up yet, so I might as well be the first to tell you. You can trade in your

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Matrix: Explained

Matrix: Explained

Ed Steele May 18, 2003 Comments Off on Matrix: Explained

Corporate Mofo has published a very interesting essay that explains the historical, literary and religious relevance of the story and characters of the new Matrix movie. While this may not be a gadget per

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Son of DIVX

Son of DIVX

Ed Steele May 17, 2003 Comments Off on Son of DIVX

Do you remember DIVX? I’m not talking about DivX, the avi codec, I’m talking about the brilliant idea that Circuit City had back in 1999 to make DVDs that you could only watch a

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Can’t wait for the new F-Troop movie

Can’t wait for the new F-Troop movie

Ed Steele May 17, 2003 Comments Off on Can’t wait for the new F-Troop movie

Surely there’s an original script somewhere around Hollywood, right? Apparently not. Charlie’s Angels has opened the door for Starsky & Hutch, Magnum P.I., Hawaii Five-O, and… God help us… The A-Team

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The Original Sony PSP – September 6th, 2001

The Original Sony PSP – September 6th, 2001

Ed Steele May 16, 2003 Comments Off on The Original Sony PSP – September 6th, 2001

Every other gaming and gadget site out there is posting stories about Sony’s recent announcement of a handheld gaming system called the PSP. Curious as to what it might look like? See it here

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MenuetOS – OS on a Single Floppy Disk

MenuetOS – OS on a Single Floppy Disk

Ed Steele May 16, 2003 Comments Off on MenuetOS – OS on a Single Floppy Disk

MenuetOS is a 32-bit, assembly written, graphical RTOS that supports pre-emptive multitasking, multithreading, and skinnable application windows. It even has its own http/mp3 server built in. Did I mention it fits on a single

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