Targus 90W Mobile Power Inverter for $7 + $6 s&h Today only, DailyCheckout.com offers the Targus 90-watt Mobile Power Inverter, model no. PAPWR005U, for $6.99 plus $5.99 for shipping. That's a buck under our June mention and the lowest total price we could find now by...
Aug 23 2010, 1:37am CDT
Schlage LiNK Home Automation System Review Today I am checking out a new home automation system from Schlage, yeah the lock people. The kit I am playing with includes a wireless deadbolt, a programmable thermostat, and a wireless camera.
The system is...
Sep 30 2009, 8:06am CDT
Data Center to heat a Swimming Pool Swiss town Uitikon is apparently getting the world's first Data Center heating pool.
A data center built by IBM GIB-Services AG recycles the warm air from the air conditioners to heat a swimming pool near by.
Apr 3 2008, 11:00am CDT
Master Lock smartTOUCH Biometric Garage Door Opener A normal garage door opener is all fine and good for the car, but what about a garage door opener that remains in place outside your home. Lots of openers include a keypad on the outside of the door that you can type a...
Sep 10 2007, 9:25am CDT
U.S. Navy Students get to play with Bioloid Humanoid Robots Humanoid robot vendor KumoTek, LLC says that they have sold Bioloid humanoid robot kits to the U.S. Naval Academy.
The Bioloid robot kit is very versatile as you can build besides a humanoid robot also a dino, dog,...
Jul 19 2007, 4:00am CDT
Nao Humaniod Robot by French Aldebaran A French start-up wants to take on the Japanese and Koreans in the humanoid robot space with the Nao.
Slated to go in production in 2007 Nao is a humanoid household service robot running Linux. Nao can walk, talk,...
Jul 20 2006, 9:54am CDT
Kawada HRP-2 Promet Anime Robot Ready to Serve You Japanese Humanoid HRP-2 Promet is apparently currently positioned as domestic helper. Sure, I am all for a 154 cm tall Anime character roam my house and bring me beer.
HRP-2 understands voice commands like "turn on...
Jan 28 2006, 1:48am EST
Video Interview: iRobot's CEO Talks about the Scooba Robot Here is another kind of interesting video report from CES 2006. Nikki Cash interviews iRobot's CEO and Co-Founder Colin M. Angle about their latest cleaning robot called Scooba.
We reported about the Scooba before. Mr...
Jan 15 2006, 8:37am EST
Waffer PC Air Conditioner Review Pimprig reviews the Waffer PC AirCon PAC 400. Yes you read right a Air condition system for PCs.
The Waffer PC AirCon has the same drawbacks as air conditioners in cheap hotels. The are loud and stick out of the...
Jun 4 2005, 6:34am EST
Robo-One - Robot Fighting Contest Yahoo carries a AP story about the 6th Robo-One Contest in Japan.
About 90 robots were competing. Those robots are built and programmed by amateur robot fans amateurs from across Japan and South Korea.
Full story on...
Aug 13 2004, 3:27am EST
Japanese Comedian Zenjiro teams up with NEC Papero Robot Japanese Comedian Zenjiro, one half of the Sushi Brothers, will be performing alongside NEC's new robot, Papero.
Papero, plays the English teacher and Zenjiro a student in a sketch that pokes fun at English-language...
May 3 2004, 12:20am EST
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