Precorder for iPhone

V Aliens Prefer Kindle

Well, the debate is over. Insidious, world-invading lizard aliens with knowledge of fantastical things like Blue Energy and green screen set pieces prefer to take over the world using a Kindle, not an iPad. » 5/16/10 1:00pm 5/16/10 1:00pm

Did Your Favorite Geek TV Show Get Canceled?

It's that time of year again, when TV studios pick up a bunch of new shows and decide the fates of old ones. V and Chuck will live to see another season; Heroes and FlashForward will not. Good riddance! » 5/15/10 5:00pm 5/15/10 5:00pm

NBS E. V. A. and Butterfly Speakers Look Like They'll Kill You

NBS' E. V. A. and Butterfly speaker systems are freakishly awesome and horrifying all at the same time, especially with those pointed edges. Cause, really, I thought it was a bench. » 2/10/09 9:00pm 2/10/09 9:00pm

Technology Review Nominates its Objects of Desire: Gizmodo says…

Technology Review has rounded up a bunch of objects that it feels are design classics from the past 30 or so years and got a bunch of industrial designers to talk about them. And you've gotta admit they're right—on some of the candidates, at least. First up is the Polaroid SX-70, which dates back to 1972. » 5/10/07 9:16am 5/10/07 9:16am

Creative Zen V Plus Gets Bumped to 8GB

The last time we saw the Zen V Plus we decided that it was definitely a worthy alternative to the iPod Nano. Now that the Nano got a storage bump to 8GB, the Zen V quickly followed suit. » 9/29/06 6:15pm 9/29/06 6:15pm

Novogo V Series Voice-Activated GPS

We love our GPS system—it's has saved our asses from having to go through the crack-whore district of SF more times than we can count. Our only complaint: not letting us change our destination while we're in motion. Solution? The Novogo V Series with voice activation. The voice activation lets you speak your… » 7/05/06 4:04pm 7/05/06 4:04pm

Creative Zen V Plus Reviewed (Verdict: iPod Nano? What's That?)

Creative has been pumping out lots of fruity players lately. By fruity, we mean very colorful, very well designed, and so pretty that we want to just bite it. This Creative Zen V Plus is no exception. » 6/20/06 8:57pm 6/20/06 8:57pm