Watch a MacBook Air Get Blown Up With Dynamite

What to do with your aging MacBook Air now that Apple's introduced two shiny new models? Blow it up, of course. Blow it up with two sticks of M-1000 dynamite. » 10/25/10 9:30am 10/25/10 9:30am

Giz Service Announcement: Aim Fireworks Into the Air, Not At Your Mom

Here's another clip from the Consumer Product Safety Commission that proves, once and for all, that it is not okay to point fireworks at family members. Happy July 4th everybody! [CPSC] » 7/03/09 9:00pm 7/03/09 9:00pm

Giz Service Announcement: Aim Fireworks Into the Air, Not At Your Mom

Well, we hope you've had a good day off, a great BBQ and plenty of watermelon. Also, we hope that you didn't blow up your face. We'll leave you with one last Consumer Product Safety Commission clip that proves, once and for all, that it is NOT okay to point fireworks at friends and family members. They may end up in a… » 7/04/08 4:00pm 7/04/08 4:00pm

Giz Service Announcement: Fireworks + Indoors = Bad Idea

If you're anything like us, you're probably deep into your 12th beer by now. You may think that now's the perfect time to test some of those firecrackers in your kitchen. Well, don't, or you may end up like this guy and his house, both blasted to smithereens by some lousy M-1000s. Take it from us and the Consumer… » 7/04/08 2:00pm 7/04/08 2:00pm

Giz Service Announcement: Fireworks and Watermelon Don't Mix

Hey, we here at Gizmodo, together with Nancy Nord of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, want to remind you to have a safe 4th of July. Don't use illegal fireworks for anything dangerous. Like blowing up an M-1000 inside of a watermelon. In slow motion. Happy 4th weekend everybody. [CPSC] » 7/04/08 12:02am 7/04/08 12:02am

Kyocera M1000 Folds Out for Some QWERTY Hotness

Kyocera is jumping on the low-end QWERTY bandwagon with the M1000 announced today at CTIA. This candybar style phone opens to unveil another screen and a QWERTY keyboard similar to that of the LG VX-9800. » 3/27/07 4:40pm 3/27/07 4:40pm

Fondle Admiringly Handset


The last thing I fondled admiringly definitely wasn't the Haier M1000, but this Engrish is well worth a second look. The M1000 is a relatively uninteresting phone—MP3 player, multi-colored LEDs, not much else—but it has a fashionable outlook and it attracts me. » 2/27/06 6:22pm 2/27/06 6:22pm