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Day Shade Night Light Solar Powered Patio Umbrella Conceptualized

Day Shade Night Light Solar Powered Patio Umbrella Conceptualized

It used to be that people didn't mind having all sorts of items lying around them, whether it was on their desk, or their table. But, in today's world, bringing together multiple pieces of technology, and creating one ultimate gadget is the focus, and that's why this patio umbrella just makes sense. After all, why wouldn't you want to combine your umbrella with a light?

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Buffalo DriveStation Axis LED & MiniStation Stealth Launched

Buffalo DriveStation Axis LED & MiniStation Stealth Launched

Earlier today, Buffalo officially announced the upcoming availability of two brand new storage devices. The DriveStation Axis LED and MiniStation Stealth bring more storage options to the Buffalo-manufactured line-up, offering plenty of space in an affordable package. If you're looking for a small black box to sit on your desk, then the MiniStation Stealth is probably a safe bet, considering its small profile. But, if you're looking for some bright lights to blink on and off, making sure you stay awake, then the DriveStation Axis LED may be your next purchase for the holiday season.

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LG E2360V LED Display Review

LG E2360V LED Display Review

The new LG E2360V, the company would like us to believe, ticks not just one but three categories: it's a Full HD panel, for entertainment, it's fashionably slim, at just 12.9mm thick, and it's also got some decent environmental credentials too. Still, at around $300 it's not a cheap display, so how does the reality live up to the PR hype? Check out the SlashGear review after the cut.

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Pumpkin Carving with a 70 LED Matrix

Pumpkin Carving with a 70 LED Matrix

Installed in this particular jack-o-lantern is a 5x14 matrix of light-emitting diodes, spaced apart by printing out a grid on paper, taping it to the pumpkin, and drilling 70 holes into its face. The creator of this magical mystery machine says the hardest part of the whole process was inserting all the lights into the pumpkin through the back -- imagine having to line up 70 points when they're not all held tight to the board. Hardness. At the moment, the pumpkin scrolls the message HAPPY HALLOWEEN.

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GE researchers cool green LED light bulbs with jet engine tech

GE researchers cool green LED light bulbs with jet engine tech

You might not think much about the light bulbs that are in your home, but there is a ton of research going into methods of making green light bulbs that will not only run longer but also use less power. The amount of energy that can be saved by moving the US from existing incandescent bulbs over to green bulbs using LED and florescent technology is staggering.

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Phase 7′s Onskebronn LED Installation Makes Walking Fun Again

Phase 7′s Onskebronn LED Installation Makes Walking Fun Again

If you're someone who walks a lot, then you know that, for the most part, it's not all that fun. After all, the only interaction you get is from other people. But, what if the ground you were walking on actually interacted with you, with each step you take? Phase 7, a performance art group, has just debuted their brand new interactive LED installation in Berlin, which brings LED lighting effects to the ground itself, which will interact with those who step on it.

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Acer Aspire 5745DG Available Now in the UK

Acer Aspire 5745DG Available Now in the UK

The last time we heard about Acer's Aspire 5745DG 3D-capable notebook, the company was just announcing its upcoming availability. But, that time has finally arrived, at least for those in the UK, and the latest model from Acer is now available. Packing plenty of features, especially for those who feel they won't be Happy enough with a netbook, and including the 3D feature that plenty of people are vying for now-a-days, the 5745DG could very well be your next purchase.

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Medea Vodka Bottles Feature Customizable LED Strip [Video]

Medea Vodka Bottles Feature Customizable LED Strip [Video]

If you frequent parties, or other social gatherings where bottles of alcohol frequently make the rounds, Medea Vodka wants to make sure that you start looking at the bottle, and not just use it to get your favorite contents into a plastic cup. The company is located in South Carolina, and their bottles are the first (according to them) to feature an LED strip around the outside of the bottle, which not only displays a message, but a message that you created.

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LED Escape Light Features Built-In Projector to Make Escaping Easier

LED Escape Light Features Built-In Projector to Make Escaping Easier

If you're in a place every day, then you've probably made note where the escape routes are, especially where those lighted EXIT signs are. But, if you're in a place you're unfamiliar with, and something happens where you need to escape, then finding those things could be easier said than done. That's why the designers of the LED Escape Light won a Liteon Award for their design, which is meant to make escaping from danger easier, and safer.

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Panasonic Hair Washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed Showcased in Japan

Panasonic Hair Washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed Showcased in Japan

Taking care of those who can't necessarily take care of themselves is the job of many, but sometimes it's hard to get to all of the places that you're needed. That's why the robotics market makes so much sense for places like hospitals, so that the employees there can do a better job of finding time between patients. And, getting any help at all is something that no one should pass up. Panasonic has just introduced their brand new robotic hair washing unit, as well as the electric care assistance bed. Both pieces of tech should help those in the "helping industry" do their job easier.

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