Archive for April, 2007

The Hotdoll; your puppy’s new sex doll

The Hotdoll; your puppy’s new sex doll

This is definitely a product pretty high up on the freaky list. However, there are some who would disagree with me on that one. Well who wouldn’t want to buy a sex toy for their puppy dog? After all, all of your old stuffed animals and any other inanimate object are worn out from all of the recent humping activity from your little Chihuahua.

Slashgear Forums have gone live

Slashgear Forums have gone live

We've been working hard on some new features over here at Slashgear and we're proud to announce that our Forums are live. Users will be able to talk about upcoming gadgets, modding, the latest in tech or whatever is on your mind.

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Customers to Dell: “We want XP”

Customers to Dell: “We want XP”

The Vista launch hasn't exactly been the greatest. Yes, many people have upgraded (myself included), but there are still many people that don't want to make the switch (again, I'm guilty). It seems that so many people want to stick with XP that Dell has begun to offer Windows XP as on option again on several of their systems

Amazon eBook reader set to knock Sony into a cocked hat

Amazon eBook reader set to knock Sony into a cocked hat

What happened to the Sony Reader?  For a while you couldn't move online without metaphorically tripping over someone squealing about it, or criticising it, or modifying it in some way, and now it seems like an age since hearing e-ink mentioned.  Well, next to take a ride on the hype donkey is Amazon with their "Kindle" eBook, which has been capturing hearts and generally strutting around like it owns the place at the London Book Fair.

Xbox 360 Elite in the wild

Xbox 360 Elite in the wild

Are you just itching to get your hands on an Xbox 360 Elite? Well thankfully major retailers feel that they no longer need to adhere to strict release dates. It appears that at least one Target store has released them early.

Microsoft still pondering Zune Phone?

Microsoft still pondering Zune Phone?

Zune phone? I thought Microsoft was going to stay away from that? Oh Bill, you think you're so sneaky, but we're on to you. A new patent has appeared under Microsoft's name that makes us believe they've been planing a Zune Phone for some time now.