SideWinder X8 Wireless Gaming Mouse Has Ridiculous 4000DPI, Still Designed by Darth Nerd

A wireless mouse is blasphemy for most gamers-Logitech's got the G7, but Razer won't go near wireless-so naturally, that's exactly what Microsoft's revived, genre-busting SideWinder is doing with the X8. Not only is it wireless-using a 2.4GHz connection, like the G7-it escalates the silly DPI arms race, taking it up… » 9/10/08 12:40pm 9/10/08 12:40pm

Microsoft Releasing SideWinder Keyboard in September?

Is Microsoft continuing their SideWinder brand revival—started with a mouse—with the release of a keyboard later this year? Perhaps, but this SideWinder X6 seems to be a pretty interesting keyboard in any case. It's got red (perhaps glowing?) keys, a detatchable num-pad, programmable buttons and TWO gigantic knobs on… » 7/20/08 2:30pm 7/20/08 2:30pm

DIY AIM-9 Sidewinder Air to Geek Missile Lamp

After all of this talk about the Pentagon preparing to blow a spy satellite out of the sky, missiles have never been hotter. So it is high time you got a piece of the action with this AIM-9 Sidewinder Missile floor lamp. Unfortunately, you can not purchase the lamp in one piece—it has to be built from an instruction… » 2/20/08 6:00pm 2/20/08 6:00pm

First Look at Microsoft's Crazy Sidewinder Gaming Mouse (Designed by Darth Vader)

The first joystick I ever bought was a Msft Sidewinder. Some hands on time with their new mouse, the first ever to carry this brand, was very positive: it's worthy of the marquee and a is a well engineered pointer, even if it does look like a Darth Vader's Imperial interrogation droid-ette. Or a hydrofoil. First off,… » 8/22/07 2:28am 8/22/07 2:28am