Rumor: Acer Will Launch Their Android Phone in September

Acer said they'd churn out one Android phone by the end of the year; that was all the way back in April, and they've since taken their relationship with Google's OS to the next level. (But not too far!) It'd be far from crazy, then, for the company to hit a September release date, as is now being claimed by Digitimes.… » 7/15/09 5:50am 7/15/09 5:50am

A1 Racer Beats Boeing 777 In Runway Showdown

A Boeing 777 jet and an A1 Grand Prix racer clashed at the Auckland International Airport in New Zealand to see which was the faster machine. The Boeing got a headstart down the runway for the first race, and defeated the A1 handily. When the starting points were equal, however, the A1 emerged as the victor, reaching… » 1/13/08 6:08pm 1/13/08 6:08pm

Samsung's Little A1 HDDs are Microdrive Killers

Microdrives, little HDDs small enough to put into CF memory form factors, max out at around 12GB, but these A1 HDDs from Samsung fit the same CF case and come in 30-40GB sizes. Comes with PATA/CEATA/USB interfaces, a 3600rpm rotation speed, a 2MB buffer memory, and 2 second start time. Starts at $199 and ships now.… » 1/06/08 6:15pm 1/06/08 6:15pm