Archive for August, 2007

Yahoo Mail Adds SMS Messaging Via Email

Yahoo Mail Adds SMS Messaging Via Email

So this isn’t really new technology, or even and entirely new concept, however most companies that tried it previously had it as their main feature, whereas for Yahoo it is just an added bonus. Previous iterations of such a service either failed miserably, or began charging money, not this one, its completely free.

QuestoDesign Abacus Watches Attract Minimalists

QuestoDesign Abacus Watches Attract Minimalists

The Abacus watch is so minimal that they only sign that you might be able to somehow get the time from it is the little ball rolling around inside it. The little ball actually does sort of tell time, the face is blank so really it only gives you a good estimate.

White Spaces Coalition “Cause the FCC Won’t Let Me Be”

White Spaces Coalition “Cause the FCC Won’t Let Me Be”

So, as a reminder, there is a government mandate that analog television signals are to cease as of a February 2009. That means that all of the wireless spectrum that was previously allotted to this purpose will become open for business if you will.

Well, almost as soon as that mandate was made, just about all of the major players in the technology world grouped up and formed the White Spaces Coalition. The companies that are included are as follows: Microsoft, Google, Dell, HP, Intel, Philips, and Earthlink.

CORDhog – Cheap and simple way to manage your cables

CORDhog – Cheap and simple way to manage your cables

I love wireless technologies. Someday I hope that everything at my desk will be wireless. Unfortunately, practically everything is still wired save my mouse and keyboard. One of the most frustrating things about cords is trying to keep them looking nice and neat. This simple little ball should help keep things looking more organized under your desk.