Incredible Before-and-After Photos Match Up Old and New NYC

New York documentarian Paul Sahner's blog NYC Grid is a lovely project, and amongst the coolest recurring features on the site is Before & After, which compares archival images of New York monuments with photos of the same spot today. Above, we see the entrance to the Manhattan Bridge as it was in 1915, compared with… »8/19/13 11:50am8/19/13 11:50am

BlackBerry Slider Phone's Rumored Launch Is Next Month

BlackBerry's ugly leaked slider phone—supposedly dubbed the Talladega—might be released next month, if Engadget's translation of a Korean interview with the CEO of a RIM supplier is anything to go by. Being a BlackBerry user myself, I can't help but feel a bit dismayed by the pictures that we've seen of it...though… »3/18/10 9:58am3/18/10 9:58am

Incase Power Slider For iPhone 3G Skillfully Conceals its Battery Booster

The Incase Slider is one of the more popular iPhone cases, and this new version is notable for being one of the better integrations of a supplemental battery pack yet. It'll add some girth, yes, but it also more than doubles your battery life and offers more protection than battery piggybacks like the Mophie Juice Pack »11/17/08 11:15am11/17/08 11:15am

LG Will Release Self-Proclaimed World's Thinnest 8MP Camera Phone

LG is claiming that its upcoming slider, the KC780, will be the world's thinnest 8 megapixel camera phone, according to GSM Arena. If that's true, the phone will wrestle the title from the Samsung Pixon »9/30/08 1:27am9/30/08 1:27am, which measures in at a super slim 13.8mm. Besides the 8MP camera, the KC780 is also expected to have a TFT display…

HTC Dream Engineering Drawings Reveal its Skinniness, Big Chin

Yesterday we had the FCC imagery »8/26/08 4:49am8/26/08 4:49am to give us some of the HTC Dream's sizes, but today over at they've got hold of engineering drawings that give us the full data: it's pretty skinny. Interestingly it's got a bent chin that looks a lot like the MotoRizr design, but the screen here slides to the side to reveal a full…

Samsung's i8510 Boasts Almost Everything, Plus An 8 Megapixel Camera

Samsung has a new slider on the market in Europe and we're hoping it finds its way over here. The i8510 is a S60-powered GSM phone with very fast 3G speeds and Wi-Fi, as well as GPS. What makes this high-end phone lust-worthy, though, is the 8 Megapixel multifunction camera with Xenon flash that can record video at up… »7/23/08 10:00pm7/23/08 10:00pm