Archive for January, 2008

HD-DVD : We ain’t Dead, Check Us Out at Super Bowl XLII

HD-DVD : We ain’t Dead, Check Us Out at Super Bowl XLII

Toshiba looks forward to launch their largest yet HD-DVD marketing initiative after the Warner’s setback. They have reserved a 30-second Super Bowl XLII’s commercial spot at the cost of 2.7 million dollars to re-promote the current HD-DVD line-up features HD-A3, A30 and A35.

ATT raising A la Carte texting prices again

ATT raising A la Carte texting prices again

That’s right; they are giving out another five cent price bump to the text messaging price. That means that text messages will be 20 cents each and MMS messages will be 30 cents each unless you have a plan for one or both of those.

Alert Me home security system is completely wireless

Alert Me home security system is completely wireless

This security system is freaking awesome, it has motion sensors, RFID/Wireless key fobs, alarm detectors, wireless signal boosting lamps, door/window opening sensors, and The Button. The key fobs have RFID built in so you know who is home and when they got there (great way to monitor your rebellious kids or cheating spouse, lol) and they also have a button on them that turns the security system on or off.

Happy 50th Anniversary to the LEGO

Happy 50th Anniversary to the LEGO

Believe it or not, the LEGO came from Denmark, 50 years ago today, and its been a long successful run since then, and they are still going strong. Their products have ranged from random groups of LEGO’s all the way up to specified kits to built the ship from some movie that was just released.

Robovie is a creepy stalker robot

Robovie is a creepy stalker robot

Sure, his intended purpose is to help lost or confused shoppers, but if this little creeper comes up behind me and asks if I need any help in a Johnny Number 5 voice, I’m going to need more help than directions can give. And if he does it in an Arnold Schwarzenegger voice, I’ll be in a fetal position crying in seconds.

Threat alert Jesus will protect you

Threat alert Jesus will protect you

Yeah, Jesus will save you by making sure you know when your ass needs to leave the country in order to live. Combined with color-changing light-up Christ you get a vinyl-bound copy of the Holy Bible and a reading light.