Portable Gadgets

Mar 17, 2007

CeBIT 2007: Video of the reborn Commodore's new Gravel PMPs

Posted by in CeBIT 2007, Events, Portable Gadgets
Commodore Gravel PMP at CeBIT 2007

Commodore, the long-dead home computer company, has risen phoenix-like at CeBIT 2007, and surprised us all with not one but three new Personal Media Players. Called the Commodore Gravel, each device is designed for different use. There’s the Gravel Personal, which is your traditional PMP with some tasty features; the Gravel In-Car, featuring PMP features […]


Jan 25, 2007

Lasonic Ghetto Blasts back to the 80s

Posted by in MP3 Players
Lasonic Ghetto Blaster boombox

What’s that coming over the hill…is it a boombox? Well, yes, but not like any boombox you’ve ever seen before (or, if you’re under 30, probably not like any boombox you’ve seen…ever!). This is the Lasonic Ghetto Blaster in all its garish 80’s gloriousness.


Jan 24, 2007

Grumpy TV with bad ass attitude

Posted by in Portable TV
Takara-Tomy portable TV

Takara-Tomy have announced a new portable TV with one very interesting feature: it comes complete with its very own nagging character, who starts off chiding you for changing channels too often, and suggesting grumpily that the screen’s too bright, before becoming more friendly over time the more you use it. To begin with, the character, […]