The Blackberry Pearl Teaches Consoles a Thing or Two

Acidmods just can't get enough of hacking up our console controllers, and now the company has replaced the Wiimote's A button with a clicking trackball (a la Blackberry Pearl). The result is an easier way to scroll through webpages and certain menu systems, as you can see in this video: However, this trackball was… » 11/12/08 11:15am 11/12/08 11:15am

EZ Commander Media Center Remote Features Trackball, 1980s Beige Color …

Ignoring the retro styling of this EZ Commander remote, it's got one remarkable feature that makes the whole five-buck-design worthwhile: a trackball. Even though trackballs went out of style for most computer users (some die hards still swear by them) they make plenty of sense to use with a remote, so you can mouse… » 3/27/08 3:20pm 3/27/08 3:20pm

Golden Tee Home Game Means Less Bar Embarrassment

The Golden Tee home game is similar to that of the Jeopardy home game, except you generally want to be drunk to play Golden Tee. This $60 Golden Tee game features a replica trackball so you can work on your game before going to the bar to get schooled by me competitors. The game even includes the Golden Tee Ambassador… » 10/02/06 4:06pm 10/02/06 4:06pm

Stealth Stainless Steel Keyboard: Looks Badass, Costs a Ton

I'm telling you, trackballs are all the rage. This keyboard is ridiculously expensive at $1,200, but it is stainless steel, has a MacBook style keyboard and best of all—a freaking sweet integrated trackball! Yes! Twelve hundos is well worth it if I can get a trackball integrated into a stainless steel keyboard. » 9/22/06 11:27am 9/22/06 11:27am