BlackBerry's Best Trick: Nailing Work-Life Balance

Today BlackBerry demoed what it's calling BlackBerry Balance, a clever way of separating one's personal and work lives in one device. You don't see it as much these days but carrying two phones—one for business, one for pleasure—was commonplace not too long ago. I remember having a BlackBerry 6200 alongside my… » 1/30/13 3:20pm 1/30/13 3:20pm

Japanese Scientists Miss The Point, Design Self-Stabilizing Electric…

OK, I'll admit that this self-stabilizing bike is clever: it's kind of a Segway turned sideways, using gyros to detect if it's off-balancing, and adjusting the steering automagically to compensate. It's also a standard electric bike, so it propels you along without needing any annoying foot-power: very 21st Century… » 11/05/08 7:36am 11/05/08 7:36am

Nyko's Energy Pak Gives the Wii Fit Balance Board a Recharge

Nobody likes buying batteries, and chances are if you are a fatty in dire need of some Wii Fit workouts, you will probably go through quite a few of them. Fortunately, the team at Nyko are offering a solution with their new Energy Pak product for the balance board. The Pak installs on the bottom of the board and makes… » 5/08/08 7:07pm 5/08/08 7:07pm