The iPhone Development Gag Order Is Dead

After promising » 10/24/08 12:15pm 10/24/08 12:15pm they would axe the beyond-draconian NDA preventing developers from discussing the details of their own applications, Apple has followed through and released a revise that allows the devs to share, on Apple's or elsewhere. It accompanies beta 2 of the version 2.2 software, and also clears the way for…

Beat Blinds Make Window Coverings Both Musical and Annoying

With most of the Giz staff being apartment dwellers, we try to have as many dual function devices as possible, hence our love of gadgets. But we draw the line with Beat Blinds musical window covers. Surely there can't be anything more annoying than being woken up by someone banging out a xylophone rendition of "Wake… » 9/26/07 4:40pm 9/26/07 4:40pm

Rifle Prop for Remote Turns You into Buffalo Wii-ll

The just released Wii-Blaster, a lock & load rifle prop, made me breathe a little faster wanting to play Call of Duty with it—until I remembered my Wii sensor bar was busted and I'd been too lazy to get a replacement. I think it's sexier than the Wii Zapper, but then I've always been a sucker for long-barreled weapons… » 7/23/07 5:54am 7/23/07 5:54am