From the monthly archives:

March 2012

ETON American Red Cross Emergency Weather Radio

Amazon has started selling the ETON American Red Cross MICROLINK-FR170 Emergency Weather Radio can be powered by a solar panel, an AC-adapter, a rechargeable Ni-MH battery and a dynamo hand-crank. The gadget features an AM/FM radio, a NOAA weatherband (all 7 channels), and 3 built-in white LED light source. It can even charge your USB devices (cable not included). The ETON American Red Cross Emergency Weather Radio is priced at $39.99. [Product Page]

Oregon Scientific WS907G Gaiam Air Sanitizer

The Oregon Scientific WS907G Gaiam Air Sanitizer is perfect for use in the office or home. This air purifier utilizes the advanced NCCO technology to remove harmful odors, airborne bacteria, dust and mold spores that cause allergies. You can adjust airflow by setting the fan speed to maintain/accelerate the air sanitizing process. The filter is easy to replace and will last up to three years. If you are interested, you can buy the Oregon Scientific WS907G Gaiam Air Sanitizer for $161 each. [Amazon]

Eken A90 Affordable Android Tablet

by Johan on March 31, 2012

Eken A90 Affordable Android Tablet

If you are searching for a new affordable Android tablet, then check out the Eken A90. Priced at just $157.99 each, the tablet comes jam packed with a 1.2GHz Allwinner A10 processor, a 1GB of RAM, an 8GB of internal storage, a large 9.7-inch (1024 x 768) display and the Google Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.3 OS. Measuring at just 11mm thick, the Eken A90 provides a pair of micro USB ports, a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera, a 3.5mm earphone jack and a microSD card slot for storage expansion. Additionally, this gadget also supports HD video playback via an HDMI port. [Product Page]

Acronova Nimbie USB Plus

by Johan on March 31, 2012

Acronova Nimbie USB Plus

The Acronova Nimbie USB Plus is a Bluray copier, which is able to burn Blu-ray discs at the maximum speed of 12X, make multiple copies and transfer data to HDD automatically via the included QQboxx Pro3 software. The device is equipped with the latest USB 3.0 technology, which allows data transfer speed of up to 5GB per second. It can also hold up to 100 Bluray discs. The Acronova Nimbie USB Plus is backward compatible with a Hi-speed USB 2.0 interface. Unfortunately, there is no info on pricing or availability at this time. [Product Page]

Philips Brilliance 241P4LRY Eco-friendly Monitor

Philips today introduced a new energy saving monitor namely the Brilliance 241P4LRY. Using this 24-inch monitor, you can greatly reduce your electricity bills by up to 80%. The Brilliance 241P4LRY adopts the ErgoSensor technology that will turn off the monitor when no one is not in front of it. This smart monitor will also advise the user on neck posture and optimal viewing distance. It features WLED backlighting, a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, a 5 ms response time, a 250 cd/m2 maximum brightness, a contrast ratio of 1,000:1 (20,000,000:1 SmartContrast), D-Sub, DVI and DisplayPort connectivity, four USB 2.0 ports, two 1.5 W speakers, and a stand enabling height, swivel, tilt and rotation adjustment. The Philips Brilliance 241P4LRY will be launched next month for 339 Euro ($452). [techPowerUp]