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Video Name Tag Brings Flair to New Level 0

Video Name Tag Brings Flair to New Level

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDo you have 34 pieces of flair on? Maybe now you just need one. That one can be a video screen with different things running. A small digital screen, it holds 2 GB of video. Whatever format you use, it will convert to a proprietary video on the badge. However, you could have your logo animated, you waiving to the group or a host of other ideas. You can put it on your lapel, or connect to a lanyard. You can even put it on a wrist like a watch. The device retails for $198 and comes with charger, lanyard, magnetic clip and more. Specs: 320×240 resolution 2.8″ OLED screen 180 degree viewing angle 6-10 hours continuous play Playlists USB charging Portrait or Landscape Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save...

iRobot Scooba Cleaning Bathrooms Around the World 0

iRobot Scooba Cleaning Bathrooms Around the World

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSiRobot has come to CES with a whole host of new cleaners. However, Scooba is the newest iRobot that is designed to clean your bathroom floors. Todd talks with Nancy with Scooba 230. The Scooba has removable floor plates so you can clean the bathroom, then switch plates and clean the kitchen. You have reservoirs that hold water, cleaning solution and then dirty water. Do a sweep (or use Roomba), then Scooba and your floors will be clean! Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Refill Ink Cartridges, Be Green with SiloInk 0

Refill Ink Cartridges, Be Green with SiloInk

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOf course, we’ve seen Ink refill systems. However, SiloInk has a system that gets you green and saves you money to boot. The quality of ink that SiloInk uses has been tested in labs to give you the best copies possible. The system actually looks like you are modding your printer to hold more ink. Well, that is what you are doing! SiloInk works with HP, Brother and Epson printers. You attach the cable to your cartridges in the printer and connect to the Ink Silos. SiloInk states you can use your printer ink cartridge 15 times longer. The Silo costs $152 and each color ink $15. Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

DisplayLink USB 3.0 Monitor Extenders 1

DisplayLink USB 3.0 Monitor Extenders

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you need another computer monitor – Maybe need to connect a DVI monitor into a Laptop that has only VGA only – then Display Link has the answer. Using Display Link and USB, you can connect a second or third monitor. DisplayLink also announced the USB 3.0 monitor extension. It is backwards compatible to USB 2.0, but with the 3.0 you can power a  23 inch monitor. You also don’t need external power cords. If your desktop or notebook has USB 3.0, then Display Link is a great add-on. Having an extra monitor to extend a desktop or mirror a station can sometimes increase productivity. Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

GoalZero: Portable Solar Technology 0

GoalZero: Portable Solar Technology

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSGoalZero is Portable Power Solution. You can colect power to charge your items. GoalZero is debuting a 7 Watt Solar panel. You can then store to the Guide 10 charging unit. Todd talks with Joe about this solar option. The Panel is 6×9, but when folded out comes to 19×9 inches. The price is $99.99, with the storage battery at $249.99. They also have larger charging options, too. If you are the weekend hiker, or planning to conquer a summit, GoalZero has a charging system for you. Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Roku Sells 1 Million Units, What’s Next? USB Feature On! 0

Roku Sells 1 Million Units, What’s Next? USB Feature On!

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTodd Cochrane stops and talks with Chuck from Roku about what is next. They just achieved the millionth unit milestone and Roku is working with new partners as they go. The best news is that the USB feature is to be turned on. Along with all the other features like NHL, MLB, UFC and more. And with Roku entering into the Consumer stores like Best Buy, they expect to bring more fans to the Roku. With the first OTT channel – WealthTV – and a lot more, Roku is one of the leading Set Top Box providers out there. The price is the lowest of any and the channel quality is awesome. Not to mention watching the standards – Netflix and Hulu. “We got a lot of major content partners joining Roku,” Chuck mentions. “We are also turning on the USB...

Worth Avenue Group Insures Digital Devices 0

Worth Avenue Group Insures Digital Devices

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWorth Avenue Group will insure your devices. Tablet, smartphone, notebook – Whatever you have, you can get it insured. They cover for multiple issues. If your best friend sits on your Kindle, that is insured. If you drop your iPhone, they’ll replace the broken glass. If you have a virus on your computer, they will cover the cleaning cost. They have been supporting and insuring K-12 classes for years now. They even support the peripherals that you use. If your USB drive gets damaged, they’ll cover that. Mouse, keyboard and heaphones get smashed? They’ll take care of that, too. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Pixel Optics: Electronic Focusing Eyeware 0

Pixel Optics: Electronic Focusing Eyeware

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDo you have Bi-focal glasses? Want to get rid of those pesky lines and even not have the nearsighted lens at times? All with the press of a button? Pixel Optics has the answer. What is called “Focusing Eyeware”, with a press of the button, you can refocus  your lenses to see better. Another press and it’s back to where you started. The battery lasts for 2 years. As long as you charge via the unit, you will be able to see properly. Best part it’s more affordable than you think. Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Android Cloud Communicator with NEC Dual Screen LT-W 0

Android Cloud Communicator with NEC Dual Screen LT-W

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWith a 1 GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor, this tablet is set more like a book. Light in weight – only 530 grams – this dual screen tablet lets you read on one side and watch video, or have another reference on the other. This tablet hasn’t been released in the US yet, but in Japan you can get one for 44,000 yen (appx $529 US). The LT-W runs Android 2.2 and connects with Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G. The LT-W does have a USB port and headphone jack. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

OnStar in Any Car: Aftermarket OnStar System Announced 0

OnStar in Any Car: Aftermarket OnStar System Announced

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDuring CES, OnStar made a great announcement. They are now selling an aftermarket OnStar system. The mirror you have seen in all GM cars can now be installed in your Ford, Toyota, Honda or even a Yugo. You can even upgrade your older GM vehicle. The Aftermarket system will be available at Best Buy and other retailers. They recommend that a certified professional install for maximum safety. For $299 for the OnStar and installation and $200 / year you can stay safe. I got to even test the system that Friday night as we drove from the Atomic Testing Museum to the Venitian. The system brings a human element even when you are trying to find a destination. Use it as a GPS, information system or emergency outlet. “We are working here and meeting with a lot of retailers, “says Rich...

Intel Integrated Graphics in i3, i5,i7 0

Intel Integrated Graphics in i3, i5,i7

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIntel was showing off the newest improvements to the i line of processors. The i3, i5 and i7 processors now have the Graphics processor built right in. The idea is to make graphics process faster. Jeffrey Powers talks with Mike from Intel about their processors and how the graphics are included. Watch for the yellow branding tag through the i3, i5 and i7 processor logos. In the background, we see some art rendering with the integrated GPU/CPU. Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

XRocker – Bean Bag Entertainment Chairs for Man Caves 1

XRocker – Bean Bag Entertainment Chairs for Man Caves

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSNeed furniture for your Man Cave? What about Bean Bag Chairs? Maybe a Bean bag chair shaped like regular chairs and couches? XRocker, the maker of multi-functional furniture for gaming, music, and DVD, has introduced a great addition to your man cave. A three piece set that is great for gaming or watching TV. This light weight set of furniture consist of love seat, chair, and ottoman. The pieces weigh less than a pound, so can be easily moved to fit the room. Each piece has multiple pockets and openings to hold DVD/CDs, controllers, and even drink holders. There are at least 15 pockets in each piece, and some pieces having 100 pockets. The 3-piece set will sell for around $200 and available in late spring. Interview by Tom Newman of the Fogview Podacst Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services...

Smartphone, Tablet Stands from 3Feet 0

Smartphone, Tablet Stands from 3Feet

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAlbert was on a flight. He was tired of holding on to the tablet to use it. So when he got home, he developed 3 Feet. 3Feet is a tough stand that folds up nicely for easy storage. The stand sets up in multiple positions if you need to change the angle. The cusions keep the device from moving or slamming into the 3Feet. The charger opening also allows for easy charging while standing. Use 3 Feet to stand a device up on a plane or in a meeting. If you have a digital picture frame, 3Feet can be used to hold them on a shelf or table. It even makes good in holding up an old tablet (you know, the ones that actually hold paper…) Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting...

Rugged Tablets from Motion: CL900 0

Rugged Tablets from Motion: CL900

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMotion creates scanners and tablets for those in the commercial and industrial areas. Rugged devices for the construction workers, medical professionals and those who need a mobile solution in their jobs can use these tablets to keep up with the work. The CL900 is one of those tablets. The 2.1 lb tablet contains a 1.5 GHz ATOM processor, 1 GB RAM and 30 GB SSD. The tablet will be available in Q2 for $1000. You can also add other items like Fingerprint readers and mag stripes. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Samsung Super AMOLED Screens 0

Samsung Super AMOLED Screens

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSScreens inside phones like Samsung Galaxy S, are called “Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED)”. These flat screens give you a high quality in such a small device. The screen is so thin, it can be bent – if needed. At CES we saw the Super AMOLED screens outside the devices. You can touch, flick and especially bend them. When they are in your smartphone, the brighter picture will bring a 20% longer battery life. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

PopDrive Creates Portable RAID Solution 0

PopDrive Creates Portable RAID Solution

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSPopDrive has dual drives in a RAID 0 configuration. One drive collects and the other drive mirrors. That way if the first drive breaks down, the other one takes over. Using USB 2.0 or eSATA. It takes 2 – 2.5 inch drives and transfer up to 3GB/s (eSATA). The drives mirror when connected to the PC or Mac. Perfect for home or office, this drive could be a great asset to hold data for clients. It’s size makes it perfect for those who have portable offices. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

3D TV Standards? Want to Watch in 2D? Sensio Helps with Both. 0

3D TV Standards? Want to Watch in 2D? Sensio Helps with Both.

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS3D standard – that is the one part of 3D technology we haven’t decided on. But what if you want to watch the 3D content in 2D? Sensio is hard at work, trying to get us that standard to continue forward. They were at CES Unveiled to tell the world about three new poducts: Sensio Auto Detect; S2D Switch; and the HiFi 3D Codec. Sensio Auto Detect automatically determines if the signal is 2D or 3D and switches accordingly. Sensio uses the HiFi 3D Codec, which helps to decode 3D formats. S2D Switch allows the user to view 3D content as 2D. Sensio also has a 3D library of content to provide the entire 3D experience. Their goal – of course – is to give the best cinematic experience out there, while giving you a standard 3D picture. If you don’t want...

Media Players by Moovida 0

Media Players by Moovida

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSFinding stuff fast – That is what we need to do. Moovida has a product that will help us find our media fast. The Moovida player is a 3D interface that lets you browse your content. With interactive screens and big icons, you can browse through media quick and easy. Best part is this is all for free. Moovida is PC and TV ready. You can play any format you need. Moovida also has an area that recognizes content so it can give you more of an experience with your media – Including interactive information. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

Improve Golf Swing with Movea Motion Pod 0

Improve Golf Swing with Movea Motion Pod

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMovea is a company that takes care of the motion sensors inside of electronics. Screen pointers may use their technology to work. But Movea is working on some pretty cool stuff outside of that. Now, you can fit a golf club that you could pair with a computer to track your swing. It doesn’t have to be a Tennis Racket or Baseball Bat, either. It could be a car or a helmet. To play with their technology, they have an iPhone4 application ($1.99) to turn your phone into a gyroscopic mouse. In this video, we take a look at the Motion Pod and how it could be connected to everyday items. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

World’s Fastest Back Hoe, Roughest Phones at JCB 0

World’s Fastest Back Hoe, Roughest Phones at JCB

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe geek out in many ways… JCB showed off many smartphones, but also their real Geek toy, the JCB Back hoe. It goes 60 MPH on paved roads and has full suspension system and ABS brakes. The Hoe weighs in at 15 tons, this 6.7 liter diesel Back Hoe can lift 2 tons and dig 13 feet deep. Most important, the Hoe can drag a JCB phone for miles… JCB Toughphones are meant for the worksite. They can be dropped from higher altitudes, smashed into more than the average consumer phone and still be functional. JCB tests all phones to impact, pressure, vibration, temperature, shock and even a Salt spray test! They even have lightweight phones that float on water. That way if you drop the phone, you are not doing any deep sea diving to go retrieve it. Thanks to Audible for...

Eye-Fi Gets Cooler with Direct Mode 0

Eye-Fi Gets Cooler with Direct Mode

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSEye-Fi has extended their devices to now transfer to a smartphone for quick viewing. You will be able to transfer your files to any tablet or media device that has an 802.11 connection. Best part about this is existing owners only will need to update the firmware to have this option. It’s nice when you don’t have to buy a whole new card. You will be able to shoot and share with the clients within seconds. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

TechPodcasts NBC Universal Show 2 at CES 2011 0

TechPodcasts NBC Universal Show 2 at CES 2011

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe second episode of the Techpodcast network from the NBC Universal stage went off without a hitch. Within the hour, we had some great guests from Sphero (a Ball controlled by iPhone), Sifteo (a block game),  Bug Labs (4G modules), Telecare (care of diabetes), Sonomax (self fit custom earphones) and ZAGG (iPad case with keyboard). Join Andy McCaskey and Carissa O’brien as they talk to all guests during this hour.  They have a lot of fun with all the guests as they watch balls run around the stage, getting earphones molded and even have someone throw their iPad on the ground. Yes, we said iPad thrown on the ground. Thanks to Audible for sponsoring GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

NBC Universal Show #1: From the Bravo Stage 0

NBC Universal Show #1: From the Bravo Stage

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSNBC Universal set up two stages this year. The first one was the stage we used last year and the second one was a big ping-pong ball shaped area that you would stand in the middle of. That is the stage we ended up using for show #1 – And it was pretty cool. Since the first show was on Friday, we had to wait until the folks at Bravo were done. A couple snafus and things were running a tad late on the main stage. We ended up using the 2nd stage where Todd Cochrane, Jeffrey Powers and Tom Newman interviewed folks from Ford, iRobot, Red, Anti Sleep Pilot and Clickfree. Even though there were time constraints, we still pulled off the quality shows you know us to do. We were even a little under the clock, for the batteries...

Actiontec Introduces Wireless HDMI 0

Actiontec Introduces Wireless HDMI

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAnother set of wire standards, another set of wires to be run in the house. Or do you? Actiontec was at CES showing off a new way to send your HDMI 1 signals to your LED TV. Best part is it’s done wirelessly. The company makes a series of routers and Ethernet over Power line technology. Now they have My Wireless TV – a device that can transmit HDMI signal – Even a 3D image – through the air. The transmitters – receivers run on a standard 802.11 wireless signal. They are fully compliant with 1080 / 60 fps televisions. You can have the devices up to 150 feet apart from each other, which means the Blu-Ray can be on the other side of the room and still get a good connection. The product boasts no latency. Therefore you should be...

Joy Factory Charging Station, Mounts for iPad, iPhone 0

Joy Factory Charging Station, Mounts for iPad, iPhone

Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS We have our new mobile devices, but we need to charge them and we definitely need to not hold them all the time. That is where Joy Factory comes in. They have a great carbon-fiber stand that allows you to place your iPad or iPhone in a comfortable area, then read a book or just scan through documents. If you use the iPad as a monitor extension, there are mount arms that clamp to the table or mount on the wall. Joy Factory also makes a line of mobile charging pads so you can keep your devices at 100%. The best part is these items are sleek and sturdy for office or home settings. Get your 14 day Free Trial of AudibleGold! GoDaddy services saves you money! New Customers Save 25% on Hosting at GoDaddy. Thanks to Luxor for sponsoring

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