To Save Modern Medicine, Scientists Hunt for New Antibiotics

Happy Sunday fellow Gizmodo readers. Lots of techy tech stuff happened this week. Google let us see the brave new Nexus future and Apple had a few new toys to showcase before 2014 wraps up. But in between and among these big events, lots of great stories filtered through the web. Here are great long form pieces from … » 10/19/14 3:00pm 10/19/14 3:00pm

What Wi-Fi From the Past Tells Us About Ourselves

Hello my weekend warriors. It's been quite the week hasn't it? But now it's come to end, but many of the great stories across the internet still live on. Make sure you don't miss these four awesome reads. » 10/05/14 5:00pm 10/05/14 5:00pm

Amphones Help You Shred In Silence If Your Neighbors Are Jerks

"If it's too loud," the saying goes, "the neighbors are going to call the cops and screw up your late-night shred session." In an attempt to solve this eternal conundrum, the guitar amplification specialists at Vox have teamed up with the headphone geniuses Audio Technica to create Amphones. Yes, guitar amplifier… » 9/18/12 1:44pm 9/18/12 1:44pm

True Acoustic Art Takes 1,400 Man Hours to Make, $320,000 to Buy

Last weekend I visited the Barnes Foundation art gallery in Philadelphia, and among my favorite pieces were the sculptures of Jacques Lipchitz. The Vox Olympian Loudspeaker hangs with them aesthetically, and it can play music, too. » 9/24/10 6:20pm 9/24/10 6:20pm

Dealzmodo: 500GB Vox V1 External HD for $55

Over at Ecost » 9/19/08 11:30am 9/19/08 11:30am you can grab a 500GB external Vox V1 USB/eSATA drive for $55 ($95 - $40 rebate). Yeah I know, rebates are the easiest thing to forget, but printout to help you remember. Not a bad deal at all. [ via ]

Fireplace with Built-In TV Might Melt Your TV, But the Neighbors Sure…

While you could buy a big screen TV and place it near a fireplace, it doesn't really rub your net worth in the face of your guests like buying a fireplace with a built-in television. That's exactly what this Vok "Multimedia Fireplace" is, coming loaded up with a TV up to 52-inches in size, a DVD player and a Bose… » 2/12/08 10:00am 2/12/08 10:00am

Spykee the Skype Robot Gets Three Friends With iPod Dock Crotches

Spykee, the built-it-yourself Skype robot, just got three different models that you can build him into—one of which is a her. We've got the first images of the Spykee Cell, Spykee Vox and Spykee Miss, all of which have a video camera, MP3 player, VoIP phone, microphone, loudspeaker, motors, and the ability to shove an… » 1/04/08 8:06pm 1/04/08 8:06pm

HTC Officializes Vox-Sequel S730 and Fingerprint-Recognizing P6500

During its announcement party, HTC gave word on two new handsets launching in Europe later this month and in November, the S730 and P6500, respectively. The WM6, Office Mobile-loaded S730, which appears to be a sequel to the Vox, sports Wi-Fi, HDSPA, auto-slide QWERTY keyboard, 256MB of flash memory, and the usual HTC… » 10/01/07 2:38pm 10/01/07 2:38pm

Vox amPlugs, for Guitar Players on the Run

When your guitar playing is loud enough to wake the dead, keep it to yourself with a cute amPlug miniature amplifier for your headphones. Running on two AAA batteries, you simply plug it into your guitar, plug your headphones into the other end, and enjoy your choice of three realistic tube amp sounds, including… » 9/24/07 1:45pm 9/24/07 1:45pm

HTC Vox Video Walkthrough

If you're a fan of HTC's smartphones but really don't like the big bulge it puts into your pants, the Vox could be the phone for you. Refresher stats: slide-out QWERTY, Bluetooth 2.0, Wi-Fi, EDGE, microSD and Windows Mobile 6.

Take a look at the extensive, and some would say overkill, six-minute video to get a… » 4/20/07 7:00pm 4/20/07 7:00pm

HTC Vox and HTC S720 Gallery

Those of you who are looking forward to the HTC Vox—a candybar-shaped HTC Windows Mobile 6 phone—can take a look at this gallery. The Vox is GSM whereas the S720 is CDMA on Telus has EV-DO. What's the point? Well, if you wanted to grab this on US providers, the fact that there are two versions of the phone… » 3/27/07 7:21pm 3/27/07 7:21pm

HTC Making the Slow March Toward Progress With HTC Vox and Love

Two other phones from HTC were unveiled at 3GSM this week. Neither of them are nearly as big as the portly HTC Advantage though, with the HTC Vox being smartphone-sized and the HTC Love being Artemis-sized. » 2/13/07 7:00pm 2/13/07 7:00pm

HTC Vox: First High Quality Leaked Renders

After having to get Lasik surgery due to these insanely blurry HTC Vox spy shots, we're glad to see HTC release some real photos for the slider, even if they are just renders. » 1/23/07 8:15pm 1/23/07 8:15pm

HTC Vox Sliding Smartphone Spy Shot

Here's what we belive to be the first shot of the HTC Vox slide-out QWERTY smartphone. One suggestion to the tipster though: could you possibly make this any blurrier? We can still tell it's a phone. Maybe you should put this through photoshop and smudge it up a little bit so that we can't tell whether that's a screen… » 1/17/07 1:00pm 1/17/07 1:00pm

Nokia N93i Sends Video Straight to Vox Videoblog Site

Nokia showed off their updated N93i, the slimmer, lighter version of their videocamera/phone hybrid. One really cool thing you can do with it is use their new videoblogging service called Vox. It works great with the N93i, allowing you to shoot your videos right from your phone to the site with the push of a button.… » 1/08/07 4:33pm 1/08/07 4:33pm

HTC Vox Keyboard-Enabled Smartphone Gets Firmer, Less Rendery

The renders we've shown you of the HTC Vox seems to be pretty much on target, detailing a regular smartphone-like device but with a slide-out keyboard. Boy Genius has the first "live" shot of the HTC box, albeit with a pasted-on screen. » 12/13/06 8:10pm 12/13/06 8:10pm

HTC Vox First Details: Slide Out QWERTY Keyboard

HTC's next smartphone goes by the name of Vox and does things a little differently than current HTC smartphones: it's got a full size, slide out QWERTY keyboard. On top of that is the rumblings that it might use Crossbow, the newer version of Windows Mobile. Maybe this version of Windows mobile won't be as slow as… » 12/07/06 7:34am 12/07/06 7:34am