TiVo Was Almost Called Bongo, Plus Other Tech Name Origins

Mentalfloss has a list of eight tech product names, their origins and what they could have been called. For example, TiVo could have been Bongo, and Hulu means butt in Indonesian. Haha, butt. [Mentalfloss] » 3/02/09 2:20pm 3/02/09 2:20pm

Finger Beats Next Generation: Let Your Fingers Do The Annoying

They're back - and unlike the last time they've got a headphone jack. That is considerate. This one is Alien Choir, which brings to mind the words "heinous" and "cacophony", but my money's on the Finger Beats Bongos. Budding Oakenfolds can annoy their chums with the Finger Beats Mixer. They're $38.95 and available… » 3/07/07 4:38am 3/07/07 4:38am