Apple cut cord on power hungry extras

Out on our gadget travels today, we stumbled across some interesting iPod news. According to a well placed source, Apple’s reviewing their Made for iPod and Made for iPhone deals, bringing an end to peripherals piggy backing off their gadgets’ battery. So no more iTrips and dinky docks sucking the life out of Infinite Loop’s […]

Easy Doro

Swedish consumer electronics company Doro has launched the new Doro HandlePlus 324gsm and the Doro HandleEasy 326gsm. The Doro HandlePlus 324gsm has only seven buttons, and is described as perfect for consumers with limited hand functionality or merely looking for a simpler alternative current consumer phones. Doro says users can pre-programme five numbers for quick, […]

Colourful Aquos PCs

  Here’s the new Internet AQUOS PCs that are being released in Japan in 5 different colours, and to me, they look kinda neat. The specs wont floor you but they’re on a par with a lot of the media desktops out at the moment.  The flagship PC-AX120V has a 1.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo T5500 processor […]

PS3 Firmware 2.0 – PSP Love

Sony has announced the availability of the latest version of the PS3 system software. Version 2.00 features the ability to turn a PS3 system on and off remotely, using a PSP system via the Remote Play function. With the ability to turn your PS3 on and off from Wi-fi connection, this means owners can listen […]

Buzz Aldrin and Super Mario in Space

To promote the launch of Super Mario Galaxy, Super Mario and former Apollo astronaut Dr. Buzz Aldrin went into space. Ok, not really space, but a zero-g simulator in a space training facility in Las Vegas. The video showa Buzz Aldrin having more fun than the guy stuck inside the Super Mario costume. Buzz says he […]

Not a Flash Merc

It’s been a while since I’ve visited Engadget’s Japanese site – so, off I clicked to be faced with this obviously Mercedes branded PMP. After closer investigation, apart from the merc on the screen, there is nothing to associate this player with the luxury German brand. This comes from China and is undoubtably not built […]