Custom Xbox 360 Faceplates by Pelican

by FreshEffect on April 24, 2006

Custom Xbox 360 Faceplates by Pelican

Pelican is making your Xbox 360 even more personal. To integrate your personality even more in to the Xbox 360, a custom faceplate service has been made by Pelican. You can use Pelican’s design tools to make your own designs or upload personal photos. Faceplates can be bought here. Via Uncrate.

Apple MacBook Pro 17-inch

by FreshEffect on April 24, 2006

Apple MacBook Pro 17-inch

Apple has just unveiled their new 17-inch Macbook Pro. This laptop will feature an aluminum case at just 25.4mm thin, weighs only 3kg, includes a built-in iSight video camera for video conferencing and the Front Row with Apple Remote. In addition to all the other neat features the MacBook Pro also features a MagSafe Power Adapter, invented by Apple especially for mobile users. Being powered by a 2.16GHz Intel Core Duo processor, this laptop is now up to five times faster than the 17-inch PowerBook G4. To interaction even easier this MacBook Pro features a built-in iSight video camera. That can be used for video conferencing on-the-go using Apple’s iChat AV, or recording a video Podcast and iMovie using iLife ‘06. An updated list of the Mac OS X can be found here. The new 17-inch MacBook Pro will be in Apple Stores next week and prices start at £1999 (~$3,575). Via Bios Magazine.

Modern Hour Glass Clock

by FreshEffect on April 24, 2006

Modern Hour Glass Clock

This modern-day hour glass clock is a more advanced version of the old clocks with the sand. This up-to-date version features two cones rotating at different speeds to indicate the time. The upper cone represents the minutes and the lower cone represents the hour. A vertical red line shows where to read the current time. To power the clock, it requires one AA battery and lasts several months. Available here for $45. Via Coolest Gadgets.

Toshiba FIFA World Cup Dynabook

by FreshEffect on April 24, 2006

Toshiba Dynabook TX/870LSFIFA
Limited to only 600 units, Toshiba’s Dynabook TX/870LSFIFA is inspired by the upcoming 2006 Fifa World Cup. The 2006 Fifa World Cup shell is gold and has embossed listings of previous World Cup winners/host countries. In terms of performance, the this laptop features a 1.66-GHz Intel Core Duo T2300 CPU, 512MB of memory, 80GB hard drive, and a DVD Super Multi drive (DVD±R DL). The 15.4-inch WXGA display with Clear SuperView technology is ideal for gaming or watching movies. On the outside, you will find USB 2.0 ports, a Type 2 PC Card slot, 4-in-1 memory card reader, FireWire port, and 802.11a/b/g Wi-Fi. This laptop will be on sale on May 26th in Japan and will cost about $1,730. Via Toshiba.

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Multimedia Chair

by FreshEffect on April 23, 2006

Multimedia Chair

For all you gaming buffs here’s the newest chair ideal for multimedia. Hammacher Schlemmer’s “Multimedia Chair” is perfect for gaming, it features two 50-watt speakers, a 300-watt amp, and a sound transduce. For $799.95 this chair could be yours. Via The Raw Feed.