Crazy Japanese Ironsmith Creates His Own Bulldozer

What do you get when you mix a Fiat 500—a popular and tiny 50s car in Italy—with a bulldozer and a crazy Japanese ironsmith? A Fiat 500 bulldozer with crazy—and very happy—Japanese ironsmith inside, as the video shows. » 7/01/09 6:40am 7/01/09 6:40am

New PS3 2.50 and PSP 5.00 Firmware Details Surface

The official Playstation blog has dropped details of the upcoming PS3 2.50 firmware update, which finally includes an auto shut-down power saving feature for connected wireless controllers and the console itself. The update will also include a high-quality mode for the official Bluetooth headset » 10/13/08 10:54am 10/13/08 10:54am, scene search stills…

Garmin's New Nuvi 500 GPS Does Driving, Walking, Boating Nav in One Unit

Garmin has just announced a new member of the Nuvi GPS range, the 500 series. In a first for Nuvi, the rugged, waterproof 500 units are specifically designed to be multipurpose, with maps for driving, walking, cycling and boating built in. For out-doorsy types, there's a shaded digital elevation map option, and a… » 7/22/08 8:30am 7/22/08 8:30am

Palm Zeppelin and Skywriter Phones Coming in 2008?

Smartphone blog TamsPPC say they received an email from Palm regarding developer submissions for two devices codenamed Zeppelin and Skywriter.They suggest the Skywriter could be a Palm 500-style device with WinMo 6.1, and they posted possible mockup of what appears to be a dev unit. There were no facts provided about… » 5/06/08 6:37pm 5/06/08 6:37pm

Firefox Passes 500 Million Downloads, Celebrates With a Lot of Rice

Firefox has just hit 500 million downloads worldwide; it is an impressive statistic and we think everyone who works on the project should get a pat on the back. As if their contribution in creating a kick-ass browser was not enough to the world, the Mozilla team is celebrating by raising funds for 500 million grains… » 2/23/08 8:33pm 2/23/08 8:33pm

Samsung WEP500 Quarter-Sized Bluetooth Headset Available Now

Samsung's just announced the availability of their tiny quarter-sized WEP500 Bluetooth headset for the US. It's definitely small—weighs less than 9 grams and is the size of about a quarter—but suffers in low battery life because of it. 3.5 hours talk time and 80 hours standby time isn't fantastic, but it does have 2… » 9/12/07 4:30pm 9/12/07 4:30pm

More Treo 500 Leaked Pics Confirm Two Colors

These leaked Treo 500 ad shots from Alles Windows Mobile confirm the two-color rumor we posted about earlier. The two colors are grey/charcoal black and white, but the white one has its keyboard censored out for some reason. These are the best shots we've gotten so far, so drink them in, Treo fans. [AllesWindowsMobile] » 9/11/07 3:00pm 9/11/07 3:00pm

Nokia 500 In-Car Navigation System

Nokia has just unveiled their new in-car GPS navigation system, the 500. The large 4.3-inch display makes it more readable than the previous 330 system, and offers a few more features too. As you would expect, it integrates well with cellphones—you get Bluetooth handsfree and access to your phone contacts, and can… » 8/27/07 4:58am 8/27/07 4:58am

Dealzmodo: Magellan eXplorist 500 Handheld GPS $129

Tanga, like Woot, offers one product a day for a lot cheaper than you can find on regular stores. Today they've got a Magellan eXplorist 500 handheld GPS for $129 (refurbished). Compared to sites on Froogle, you save anywhere from $30 to $80 depending on where you buy it. » 2/27/07 7:05pm 2/27/07 7:05pm

Acer Aspire IDEA 500 Low Profile Media Center PC

Our ears are extremely sensitive to computer fan noise—freak clapping accident, don't ask— so Acer's new living room friendly Aspire Idea 500 makes PC specs available without all the PC noise. » 6/01/06 5:20pm 6/01/06 5:20pm