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CordGo Wraps It Up! No More Tangles!

Here's another gadget that I wished I had inverted -- it's simply called Cordgo, and in a way that is what is does (or enables you to do). A one hand-operated cord adjustment and storage accessory, Cordgo's durable, lightweight design fits...

Mobile TV: In Need of a Market?

According to recent poll published in the Los Angeles Times, young people aren't that crazy about mobile TV. (Do you think maybe the screen size has something to do with it?) The poll indicates that this important group may not be embracing mobile...

Pop Quiz! Desirable Cell Phone Features

Mobile phone purchasers face a myriad of decisions about their choice of phone and service provider.  We are all unfortunately spent too much time weighing all of the many factors before we decided. (It wasn't easy, but do you start...

The Top Selling U.S. Music Phone: Can You Guess?

Everybody loves a Top 10 list -- and we're no exception! This one comes from Wirefly, "an online leader in one-stop comparison shopping for cell phones and wireless service plans," which recently named the top-selling music phones in the U.S. (Definition:...

Nokia vs. Motorola: Who's the Boss?

What do you think? They have been slugging it out for years to remain the king of the global mobile phone market, a titanic seesaw battle of global brands that has seen both Nokia and Motorola rise to the top,...

Gadget Protection at Its Best: Go Allsop!

Loved the Allsop Splash Pack DriPod so much that we've just added another one to keep some of my precious gadgets dry this summer! (And no, that is not a giant tongue!) The Splash Pack is an air-tight case for...

How Did You Capture the Fireworks?

So many ways to "take a picture" now -- SLR camera, reuseable camera, digital camera, digital video camera, cell phone with photo capability, cell phone with video capabilities ... What did you use to capture the fireworks on July...

Shure Sound Isolating Earphones: How Sweet It Is ...

What with MP3 players, iPods, CD players, cell phones and all kinds of other gadgets, it seems like just about everybody is wearing earphones these days! It may seem like a weird analogy, but the same adage about treating...

Nokia's U.S. First Retail Store Opens Tomorrow

Nokia is scheduled to open its first U.S. flagship store on Chicago’s “Magnificent Mile” tomorrow. The store, which is only the second in the world (the first was in Moscow), will feature the mobile company’s standard equipment as well as Vertu...

Moto? No, Muto, As in Mutoscopes (Old Is New Again)

Now get ready for this! The American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, the oldest movie company in America (established in 1895), has signed a distribution deal with Strom Magellan to release “Mutoscopes” worldwide. In case you didn't know (and I...

Memorial Day: Gadget Day

As a family of four, we all have our favorite gadgets that we seem to always have with us. Here's what the family had with them for Memorial Day (parade included): Dad -- Cell phone (Treo 650) Mom -- Cell...

Which Watch Is Which? Does It Matter Any More?

Remember when getting a wrist watch was a big deal -- and an indispensible gadget? Well, those days may be gone as teens (and others) use cell phones and PDAs more and more to check on the time of day. Would...

MapQuest Is Coming to a Cell Phone Near You ...

How about getting MapQuest on your cell phone when you're lost and won't ask anybody for directions? Seems AOL is planning MapQuest Navigator, a mobile service in partnership with Telmap that will enable drivers and pedestrians to access GPS, turn-by-turn and voice-guided...

Simultaneous WiFi, EVDO, Bluetooth, GSM, VoIP on a cell phone

Is simultaneous WiFi, EVDO, Bluetooth, GSM, VoIP on a cell phone just a pipe dream? One of the problems with cellphones today which currently support WiFi, Bluetooth, broadband data (e.g. EVDO), and a cellular wireless voice standard (3G, CDMA, GSM,...

Disney Goes Mobile (Phones That Is)

Much chatter about Disney's announcement to enter the mobile phone service this week.Targeted at 10- to 15-year-olds, Disney Mobile will be carried by Sprint Nextel -- a June launch is planned. Interesting that technology will enable parents to track whereabouts...

Krusell's on the Case

Mobile phone cases and PDA cases are big business. After you’ve dropped a few bucks on these gadgets, you need to protect them from scratches, drops and other potential end-of-life occurrences.You may remember I’ve just moved from a Treo 600...

Sprint cell phone + Asterisk@Home = unlimited cell phone minutes

Nerd Vittles has a nice "dummy proof" tutorial explaining how to use Asterisk@Home in along with Sprint's plan to get unlimited wireless and unlimited wireline (using broadband VoIP) all for around $68/month. His recipe utilizes Asterisk@Home in combination with Sprints...

How To Prevent Hearing Loss

Good article yesterday on Wired News about "How To Prevent Hearing Loss" now that we're all walking around with headphones on -- either with iPods or other MP3 players or even cell phones. Worth reading before it's too late and all you...

AT&T/BellSouth: Will Cingular Get Any Better?

Much hubbub yesterday and of course this morning about the AT&T deal to buy BellSouth.And while these deals are great for the deal brokers and company executives, they have mixed results when it comes to making the winning company any...

What Next? SuperBowl Ads on Your Cell Phone

Look for SuperBowl ads from advertises like Pepsico and Anheuser-Busch to be appearing on a cell phone or iPod near you. Check out the article in USA Today to read more about it. You can also catch a still from some of...

Razr Blade: Which Came First? Or Who's On First?

This reminds me of a combination of the old, very old "which came first joke" (aka chicken vs. egg) and the sales/marketing axiom of "giving away the razor to sell the blades."This has really nothing to do with Samsung's new...

Navizon Transforms Cell Phones, Wi-Fi Devices into A GPS Device

Navizon Transforms Cell Phones, Wi-Fi Devices into a GPS device and leverages P2P for locating your buddies. What I'd really like for this technology to do is use my idea of P2P GPScasting to transmit your GPS coordinates to others...

LG VX9800 available to Verizon customers

The LG VX9800 is now available exclusively to Verizon Wireless customers. The VX9800 uses EVDO wireless technology and is packed with features for viewing Verizon's V CAST videos, listening to music, Instant Messaging, e-mail, text messaging and text-to-speech capabilities. The...

Hoiday Shopping Wish List

It's that time of year again!  The time when Christmas and Hanukkah gift lists are put together.  Some have great thought put into them, while others are almost random lists of items we've love to have.In the spirit of the season (and the latter), how about...

Lost cell phone? Build your own!

I lost my cell phone in a cab at Internet Telephony Conference and Expo so I've been meaning to "shop around" for a new one. But with some recent home repairs, a baby on the way (plus purchasing all the...
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