Motz Mini FM Radio Is a Serious Choking Hazard

Who cares about FM radio right? But what if the FM radio came in a wooden box that's really, really tiny? The Motz is all that and an MP3 speaker as well. » 1/25/10 8:20pm 1/25/10 8:20pm

The Edifier M3-Plus Speaker Is Distantly Related To a Cardboard Tube…

Somewhere on the family tree of the Edifier M3-Plus you are going to find a tennis ball and a cardboard tube. Surprisingly, this design hodgepodge has yielded some interesting portable speakers. » 1/15/10 6:40pm 1/15/10 6:40pm

Ion Audio Twin Video Camera Has Two Lenses To Capture The Action and…

Now you can capture your reaction to that hilarious stunt you plan to post on YouTube with the handheld Twin Video camera from Ion Audio. That's right, it has two lenses—one of which brings the filmmaker into the action. » 1/07/10 1:53pm 1/07/10 1:53pm

New Touchless Mobile Interface Could Eliminate Fingerprint Smudging…

Tokyo University had developed a touchless interface that can register 3D motion of a human finger using a single camera. Think of it like Project Natal, only with cellphones. » 1/04/10 1:10pm 1/04/10 1:10pm

12 Vintage Portable Televisions Make You Glad To Be Alive in 2009

I remember my best friend had a portable black and white TV in his room back in the day—kind of similar to the Magnavox BD 3902 pictured in OObject's list. » 12/18/09 8:20pm 12/18/09 8:20pm

The LaCie Rikiki Is the Tiniest 2.5-inch Portable Hard Drive On the…

With LaCie, you always expect the product to look good—and the Rikiki portable HDD is no exception. They also claim that it is the smallest 2.5-inch drive on the market. » 12/15/09 5:20pm 12/15/09 5:20pm

Rad Blaster Mini Boombox is the Freshest MP3 Player and Flash Drive…

The Rad Blaster does what a lot of MP3 players do—like play music, record sounds and store files. But this one does it shaped like a boombox. Like a BOOMBOX people. » 12/14/09 2:56pm 12/14/09 2:56pm

New Apple Patent Prevents You From Screwing With the Hardware

The latest patent from Apple reveals ways in which their products could be fitted with a simple label or tag that provides evidence of tampering. If the strip is compromised, it gives Apple leverage to void your warranty. » 12/10/09 4:15pm 12/10/09 4:15pm

Vuzix Wrap 310 Video Sunglasses Look Less Dorky Than Ever

Vuzix is continuing to try and fine tune their video glasses into something we would actually be interested in buying. This time around, the emphasis seems to be on creating a more natural look. » 9/15/09 4:40pm 9/15/09 4:40pm

Dr. Dre Beats Solo Headphones Bring The Same Big Sound In a Smaller,…

Audiophiles everywhere have been raving about Dr. Dre and Monster's Studio Beats headphones—but not so much about the the $300 price tag. Beats Solo headphones provide a similar listening experience in a smaller package priced at $220. » 9/08/09 2:20pm 9/08/09 2:20pm

How Many iPods/Non-iPods Have You Owned?

We have asked this question before, but with the possibility of an iPod-related Apple event coming up, it seems like a good time to revisit the issue and dive a little deeper this time around. » 8/21/09 5:00pm 8/21/09 5:00pm

Portable Toilet Speakers For Music That Sounds Like Sh*t

Audiophiles avert your eyes (and ears). These shape of these little 2-watt speakers is probably a good indicator of the sound quality. Then again, country some music was meant to be played on speakers like this. [Chinagrabber via Technabob] » 8/04/09 3:40pm 8/04/09 3:40pm

UK Girl's iPod Touch Explodes: Did Apple Offer Hush Money?

Hot on the heels of KIRO 7's investigation into fiery iPods, The Times reports that the father of a girl who's iPod exploded was offered a full refund, but only if they signed a confidentiality agreement. He refused. » 8/03/09 2:12am 8/03/09 2:12am

A Photo of a Burn From a Flaming iPod

By now have probably heard a story or two about flaming iPods. After a lengthy investigation, a Seattle TV station managed to score documents from the Consumer Product Safety Commission that shed light on how common this problem really is. » 7/23/09 7:00pm 7/23/09 7:00pm

Klipsch S4i In-Ear Headset Features Apple's Mic and Remote System

If you are looking for an alternative to Apple in-ear headphones, Klipsch is happy to oblige with their new S4i model. Like Apple's version, it includes an integrated microphone and three button remote. » 7/21/09 1:00pm 7/21/09 1:00pm

Sony's E and B Series Walkman For Entry Level Listening

We've been talking about retro Walkman players quite a bit during our Gizmodo '79 coverage, so it is only fitting that Sony Europe unveils two new devices aimed at the entry level market. The Walkman E-Series and B-Series. » 7/14/09 4:20pm 7/14/09 4:20pm

2,000 People All Silently Take Instructions From the Same MP3

The wonderful Improv Everywhere just posted the report from its 6th MP3 Experiment, where 2,000 people all got together and listened to the same instructional MP3. It looked like a crazy amount of fun. » 6/15/09 4:20pm 6/15/09 4:20pm