From the monthly archives:

July 2006

New Standard Keyboards - QWERTY Keyboard Killer

New Standard Keyboards NSK535S is s 53 key USB keyboard which has a lower learning curve compared against its QWERTY counterpart. This keyboard offers a highly efficient design for high-speed typing. The NSK535S has a short-travel key which makes it more suitable for gaming applications while the keys are aligned with the natural movement of fingers to reduce the risk of RSI. Grab one today for $69.95 at New Standard Keyboards. It is available in two different version; Rainbow colored keyboard and Silver keyboard with black keys.

Via New Standard Keyboards.

Archos 404

by FreshEffect on July 31, 2006

Archos 404

The Archos 404 is a personal media player designed for people who want to watch media on the run. The media player features a 3.5 inch screen, 30GB harddrive, voice recorder, and a PDF viewer. The 404 supports MP3, WMA, WAV, JPEG, BMP, PNG, MPEG4 ASP (Level 5), XviD, DivX 4, DivX 5, and WMV9. Nothing has been said about price or availablitly.

Via DAPReview.

Archos will be offering a DVR station to record video from external sources, that should be compatible with the 404…In addition, this webshop mentions other potential addons, including a line-in recorder, USB host module, and camera

Wacom Bundles Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0

by Johan on July 31, 2006

Wacom Bundles Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0

Wacom includes Adobe’s Photoshop Elements 4.0 with its Studio and Studio XL Graphire4 range. This software offers additional tools which gives an easier selection and editing process with the pen tablet. With an amazing resolution of 2000dpi, Graphire4 pen tablets offer precise control in photo and video editing and graphics applications. It features 512 levels of pressure sensitivity which provide pinpoint accuracy when manipulating digital photos. The Graphire4 Studio comes with tablets with an active area of A6 sizes while Studio XL Graphire4 comes with tablets with an active area of A5 sizes. The Graphire4 Studio retails for £99.99 while Studio XL Graphire4 sells at £179.

Via UberGizmo.

QuietOps Tactical Communication Headset

by Johan on July 31, 2006

QuietOps Tactical Communication Headset

Silynx has developed a tiny tactical hearing protection communication headset for use with elite Special Forces all over the world. Silynx aims to replace multiple tactical communication headsets with one lightweight system with enhanced functionality, and the software-defined communication headset which offers full-spectrum active noise reduction, hands-free operation, super-normal hearing, sound localization, and total mask efficiency for the complete flexibility in a communication system. Visit Gizmag to get more details on this technology.

Via Gizmag.

Actiontec Introduces VoSKY Call Center

by Johan on July 31, 2006

Actiontec Introduces VoSKY Call Center

Actiontec introduced VoSKY Call Center which is a Skype-certified device that functions as a mini-phone operator. You just need to connect it to your PC and phone jack and make Skype calls from any connected phone. The Call Center is also able to forward missed Skype calls to any designated phone number so that you won’t miss any important calls from your friends. The device measures 11.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 2.5 cm and weighs 145 grams. The VoSKY Call Center sells for $69.95 at ActionTec.

Via VoSKY.