Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

Friday Night Rant: Crappy North American Cell Phones

September 22nd, 2006 Comments

Danny Choo just got a new cell phone. I have gadget envy.

This cellphone is loaded to the hilt with features: GPS, 400×240 WQVGA display, 2 mega-pixel camera, MiniSD slot, 2Mbps net connection, radio receiver and on and on and on…

Why doesn’t North America have phones like these? Why are our networks so damn slow to adopt new technologies?

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Categories: Gadgets, Rants

Fugu & Buta; Fashion and Gadget Whores

September 18th, 2006 Comments

Black 8Gb iPod Nano with a Coach Signature Stripe CaseIt seems my lady and I are quite the material couple. My eyes grow larger at the sight of techy gizmos, her’s at the latest from Europe’s fashion houses.

My eyes must have been really big last week at the Apple Store in San Francisco. I’m at the store to meet up with my cousin for dinner, and the next thing you know, I’m leaving with a brand-spanking new 2nd-gen iPod Nano. Naturally it’s the black 8Gb version.

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Categories: Gadgets