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Lucoms Mobile PC

by FreshEffect on March 27, 2006

For all those people who look for something more than a laptop here it is. Lucoms Ultra Mobile PC has a 7 inch screen that is perfect for watching media or using the internet. An addition to the beautiful screen this model has an Intel Pentium M900 processor, 512MB of memory, and a choice of a 30GB or 60GB hard drive. Pricing and availability have been released yet. Via TechEBlog.

Linspire Mini

by Jeremiah on March 25, 2006

Linspire Mini

If you love the beautiful space saving design of the Mac mini but either don’t like Apple or don’t have the cash to buy one, here’s some good news. A bunch of folks are rebranding AOpen’s MiniPC and bundling it with a pre-installed Linux-based OS. The Koala Mini comes with Ubuntu and sells for $499, while the Linspire Mini based on their own Linspire OS sells for about $399. Or you can always get the barebones from AOpen for ~$250 to $300 if you want to save some cash. Via Gizmodo.

iSetBox Home Entertainment Center

by FreshEffect on March 22, 2006

The Linux-based iSetBox is an all-in-one home entertainment center which includes a CD and DVD writer, can record analog and digital TV, offers a web browser and email client, and can even has a 6-in-1 card reader.It can also play and record digital and analog radio, features Ethernet networking, and has plenty of digital and analog inputs and outputs. You can also add WiFi, Bluetooth and other features via a PCI card. The entire unit is controlled with 1 remote that controls all the supported media types and features. Via Engadget.

Greenhouse Japan Skype Phone

by Alexander on March 20, 2006

Greenhouse Japan Skype Phone
A company called Greenhouse Japan just released a phone unit called the GH-UPE1 that plugs right into your computer’s USB port and allows you to use Skype directly on this unit. For anyone using Skype, this phone is a great tool. Info via NewLaunches.

LiteOn EZ-Dub Burner

by FreshEffect on March 20, 2006


SHM-165P6SU is an external (LiteOn) burner that has a DUB and COPY button. Slide in a source CD/DVD into the drive, hit DUB, go and have a coffe, come back 5 minutes later, insert a blank CD/DVD and there you go! The COPY function enables you to copy all the files from a specific folder on your computer onto a CD/DVD that you have inserted in the drive. Supported drives: DVD+-R/RW, DL and RAM. Via Akihabara News.

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