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PacMan Hothead Protects Hands, Breaks Ms. PacMan’s Heart

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New, from everyone’s favorite friends at Fred and Friends, comes the PacMan Hothead.  This nifty little kitchen gadget is the bastard child of video game icon PacMan, and kitchen standby OvenMit.  The PacMan Hothead must have caused Ms. PacMan quite a shock.  His refusal to take her hand in marriage was always a little off-putting [...]

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ASUS F6 Laptops Stink (In a Good Way)

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There have been some crazy laptop ideas in the past, but ASUS may have topped them all with their soon-to-be released F6 line of stinky computers.  This line of laptops feature a relatively standard set of specs: 13.3″ WXGA screen, an integrated webcam, an Intel Core2 Duo processor, up to 4GB of RAM support, and [...]

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D:Scribe Writes, Texts, is Cleverly Named

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The D:Scribe concept is a Bluetooth enabled fountain pen with handwriting recognition technology and the ability to read your mind record what you write, and send your scribblings to others via text message or e-mail. Let me put my standard cynicism away for a second… this thing looks pretty damn cool. There is something to [...]

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USB Aromatherapy: Hippies Use Computers, Too

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Today, ladies and gentlemen, is a dark day in computing history. It seems that hippies have figured out how to use computers, and have started making their own peripherals. No longer do nerds own the gadgetry realm exclusively. Say hello to the harbinger of doom: The USB Aromatherapy Oil Burner. This little device, available at [...]

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