The Fascinating Story of the Twins Who Share Brains, Thoughts, and…

This is one of the most surprising and awesome tales ever told in the history of medicine. These twins are Tatiana and Krista Hogan. Their brains and sensory systems are networked together, but they have separate personalities. Their story defies belief. » 11/05/10 2:40pm 11/05/10 2:40pm

IOGEAR PCPortal Lets You Remotely Control Your Parents' Computer via…

Remotely connecting to your parents' computer to show them how to send email or file their taxes is fine if everything's working correctly, but how about when there's some sort of hardware or operating system error? IOGear's PCPortal actually bypasses the issue entirely by being a hardware solution that hooks directly… » 3/11/08 3:00pm 3/11/08 3:00pm

ONELink Wireless, Networked, Talking Smoke Alarms Tell You When to Get…

If you are ever confronted with a fire or carbon monoxide situation in your home, it goes without saying that you would want an alarm that will give you the best chance to escape. That having been said, the ONELink system from First Alert does just about everything outside of physically carrying you out of the… » 2/29/08 7:00pm 2/29/08 7:00pm

Neighbor-Networked Christmas Lights Are Four Shades of Awesome

Whatever Christmas light scheme your dad cooked up as a kid most likely pales in comparison to these four Canadian families, who connected their Xmas lights together in a network-choreographed way. As you can see in the video, the lights go off according to pre-programmed timers (like the water fountains at the… » 12/17/07 5:10pm 12/17/07 5:10pm

DJ 386 AT Your Service

The TurntablistPC is a funky mashup of a standard turntable with an outdated PC. Embedded servo and stepper motors along with gears in the case control the record s spin while the CPU varies the project s abilities. For instance, one version includes an embedded webserver that allows visitors to scratch the record… » 10/31/05 8:53am 10/31/05 8:53am

Hitachi Network-Ready LCD Projector

Hitachi's new CP-X443 compact, networked LCD projector weighs in at only 8.4 pounds and measures 13.3 by 10.4 by 3.7 inches. And for such a small product, it's got above average brightness, good color balance and four 3-watt speakers that are pretty sweet (at least for a front projector). And because it can be added… » 10/26/05 10:44am 10/26/05 10:44am