10 Gadgets That Help You Cope With The End of Daylight Saving Time

Ever since daylight saving time ended last weekend, I've been a little depressed. By the time work is through, there is nothing but bleak, cold darkness outside. It perpetually feels later than it really is, and the horrible reality is that it will only get worse. By December 21st many of us will be experiencing… »11/07/08 4:00pm11/07/08 4:00pm

One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) 2B1 Prototype Display Goes Greyscale in Daylight

In order to make the display of the OLPC more visible in broad daylight, its designers decided to allow the display to shift from color to 200dpi greyscale under sunlight—both clever and cost-effective. It's great they addressed this problem now, since if there's one thing developing countries have a lot of, it's… »10/13/06 6:00pm10/13/06 6:00pm