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Buffalo Gear: Voice Authenticating USB Drive, Punch-Out Collages and Jawbone Big Jambox

Buffalo Gear: Voice Authenticating USB Drive, Punch-Out Collages and Jawbone Big Jambox

Brandon Russell

Voice-Authenticating USB Drive This isn’t like your sister’s voice recognition password journal. For spies, or just normal shmoes, protecting sensitive data is paramount in today’s digital world — whether its top-secret information or blackmail photos. That’s what makes this voice-authenticating 8GB USB drive such an integral tool to anyone’s tech arsenal. Sure, it has the appearance...

Buffalo Gear: The Brydge for iPad, GeForce GTX 690 and Kogeto Dot Panoramic iPhone Lens

Buffalo Gear: The Brydge for iPad, GeForce GTX 690 and Kogeto Dot Panoramic iPhone Lens

Brandon Russell

The Brydge iPad Keyboard This product looks like it took a page right out of Asus’ book (keyboard dock, anyone?), which certainly isn’t a bad thing. Aptly named the Brydge, this accessory is the closest the iPad will ever be to the MacBook Air. Not only does it match Apple’s famous aesthetics, but the Brydge from what we can tell looks like it equals the Cupertino company’s...

Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight Now Shipping; Demand Tight

Barnes & Noble Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight Now Shipping; Demand Tight

Todd Haselton

Barnes & Noble began shipping the first batch of its new Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight eReaders on Tuesday. The company originally said the device would begin shipping in early May. You may want to place an order for the new eReader now if you’re hoping to get a unit before Mother’s Day, however, since units of the eReader are “limited” due to “very strong pre-order demand,” The...

Texting Pilot Forgets to Lower Landing Gear, Flight Forced to Abort Landing 392 Feet Above Ground

Texting Pilot Forgets to Lower Landing Gear, Flight Forced to Abort Landing 392 Feet Above Ground

Mark Hearn#TB

Experts often warn that texting while driving can cause auto accidents, but what about plane crashes? A distracted Jetstar pilot avoided a major disaster thanks to a system warning that the plane's landing gear had not been lowered while attempting to land the aircraft. This potentially deadly incident wasn't due to equipment failure, but instead was due to the pilot taking his eyes off...