Archive for October, 2010

AppStation straps your iPad to your knee

AppStation straps your iPad to your knee

If you fly a lot you really kneed (yeah I wrote that) this new knee desk thingy from New Sky Products called the AppStation. The iPad accessory is a kneeboard for the iPad that straps around the knee and holds the iPad steady for you. I would have thought that the thing was aimed at those that fly a lot and it could be used to keep the iPad in place while on a commercial flight.

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Android users get more mobile coupons from Cellfire

Android users get more mobile coupons from Cellfire

Coupons are all fine and good as are reward cards. I am not a coupon user because I don’t want to have to keep up with the little pieces of paper. I do use a rewards card at the grocery store mostly because they won’t check you out until you hand it to them. I end up digging in my wallet until I find it each time.

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Sharp IS01 Android MID hits US for $246

Sharp IS01 Android MID hits US for $246

Sharp's 5-inch Android MID, the IS01, has finally made it to US shores, though it's not quite the perfect release we were hoping for.  Importer Conics are doing the honors, rather than Sharp itself: they've listed the clamshell handset for a mere $246, which gets you a 5-inch 960 x 480 capacitive touchscreen, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and twin cameras.

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Z-System games platform for Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone tipped

Z-System games platform for Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone tipped

It's been leaked, denied, and now the supposed Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone has found a whole lot more detail, including rumors regarding its gaming platform.  According to Engadget's "circumstantial evidence" culled from various tipsters, Sony Ericsson has registered the Z-System.com domain; that Z-System name shows up in the title bar of one of the leaked shots, and has also been trademarked as video game software for mobile phones.

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