Archive for December, 2007

Mustek PF-i700 iPod Photo Frame serves two purposes

Mustek PF-i700 iPod Photo Frame serves two purposes

This digital photo frame can do two things at once, on one hand, it can act as a normal digital photo frame pulling its images from a user-supplied SD, xD, MMC, MemoryStick or MemoryStick Pro cards. But on the other, it has an iPod dock built into the back side and speakers as well that allow you to display your photos from your iPod as well as play music from it.

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IDE to SD Card adapter is an ingenious idea, but not a new one

IDE to SD Card adapter is an ingenious idea, but not a new one

We have seen our fair share of devices that connect the various flash mediums (CompactFlash and SD being the most popular) to system drive ports such as SATA, IDE, or laptop IDE allowing you to use those card types as system disk drives. This isn’t much different, and whether you are doing it to free up a USB port, or because you want to install an OS on your 16GB SD card, its not too expensive for what it does.

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The BOSS Comes To Prisons – Body Orifice Security Scanner

The BOSS Comes To Prisons – Body Orifice Security Scanner

Sometimes I see a product and I think… that’s perfect! The Body Orifice Security Scanner, or BOSS, is something along those lines.

Prisons in England and Wales are using the BOSS to scan inmates for “hidden objects”. This chair comes with three sensitive sensors capable of detecting hidden materials as small as a paperclip within the body.

Truthfully, I think it’d be a lot more useful in another setting, airports. Just a quick sit in the chair and no more hassle of “random inspections”. I think it would be quicker as well as less invading.

Boss Body Scanner [via Coolest Gadgets]

Cervellum Bike Digital Rearview Mirror

Cervellum Bike Digital Rearview Mirror

There aren’t many things a bike needs. Handle bars and wheels of course, maybe some beads or cards for the spokes if you want to bring back your childhood, possibly even a water bottle holder for those long rids. I camera/rearview mirror to show you what’s behind you, though, I don’t think is necessary.

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