Archive for the 'gadgets' Category

Tempted By The Chumby

Sunday, October 21st, 2007

I’ve been very intrigued by the Chumby since it was first announced/privately released at FOO Camp back in 2006. I signed up then to be notified when it would be available to the general public. Since then there has been bits and pieces of information released as to the device and the features/functionality it would [...]

Happy iPhone Day!

Friday, June 29th, 2007

Here it is upon us… The day we have all been waiting for: iPhone Day (or what was formerly known as June 29th) If you know me, I’m sure you’re assuming that I will be at the Apple Store this evening in line to pick up an iPhone at release. It’s not unusual for me [...]

Sometimes I feel dirty

Friday, November 10th, 2006

There’s something that makes me feel guilty/dirty for being intrigued by the Zune (especially after yesterday’s post). I’m sorry, if digging shiny new gadgets (especially ones with nice screens) is a crime then, well you know the rest… I’ve always been partial to the color but am digging the brown one. Yes, I’m the only [...]

First “official” Origami Photos?

Tuesday, March 7th, 2006

These look pretty interesting. “This prototype mobile PC, about the size of a paperback book, has a 7-inch touch screen and standard x86 processors. It can run full versions of desktop operating systems beyond the XP variant from Origami.” I’ve been waiting for something like this from Apple for years (no, I’m not talking about [...]

It’s all coming together

Tuesday, February 28th, 2006

I don’t want to be rumor central, but… I was in a late night conversation this past summer with someone from Microsoft and they were hinting/talking about a device that they were possibly developing that was a “cross between a Tablet PC and Pocket PC”. I didn’t really think much about it then, but with [...]