Veho / Cideko Mimi Wireless Gaming Keyboard

The guys at Cideko have done it again. Remember the MSI / Cideko Air Keyboard? Well, Cideko has taken that concept and enhanced it with analog and digital game controls — it actually kind of reminds me of the Sony Internet TV Keypad. The Veho / Cideko Mimi Wireless Gaming Keyboard (aka Cideko Air Keyboard Conqueror) [...]

Intel Intros the SSD 510 with SATA 3.0 (500MB/s Read) in 120GB and 250GB Storage Capacities

For those still nursing the whiplash of Intel's Thunderbolt news, you'll be happy to learn that Intel has just released their speediest SSD-based SATA drive to date [press release]. Unfortunately, it's still a long ways from taking advantage of Thunderbolt's bi-directional 10Gb/s transfer rates (effective: 1.25GB/s). The SSD 510, nonetheless, boasts an impressive 500MB/s read, 315MB/s [...]

Unofficial Ceton InfiniTV Status Media Center Add-in Released

If you're interested in keeping tabs on the status of your quad-tuner Ceton InfinitTV 4 card, you may want to download this nifty add-in created by Josh Pollard at DMZ called InfiniTV Status [ZIP]. It essentially provides all the data Ceton's InfiniTV diagnostic web page offers, but through Windows Media Center's UI. The add-in details [...]

EFO Google TV Mini Wireless Keyboard Now Available

Remember the Rii Wireless Mini Keyboard we gushed over? Well, EFO now has a model optimized for Google TV. In fact, they've made it in two flavors, Bluetooth or RF, to suit your needs. MSRP is $65, but they have a $45.50 pre-order special going until February 15th. If you're wondering what the difference between this [...]

See Motorola’s ATRIX 4G Smartphone Double As a Connected TV Device

As you're all already aware, smartphones are getting smarter and more powerful by the day. At CES 2011 Motorola demonstrated their upcoming ATRIX 4G smartphone, running Android, that got people talking about its ability to be docked into a netbook-like peripheral and power a custom webtop interface — all while still providing a separate screen [...]

Make Any TV Remote Solar Powered

For the DIYers out there, MAKE magazine has a video how-to detailing what you need to do in order to convert your standard, battery-powered TV remote into a solar-powered TV remote. The project makes use of the $18 SunMod Kit and requires rechargeable AA or AAA NiMH batteries, multimeter, soldering iron, and a Dremel tool to [...]

Ubuntu Gains Multitouch Control via Webcam Visual Input

The students at ENAC have got a new trick up their sleeve. Remember, they're the ones who managed to give non-touch enabled software uTouch support in Ubuntu with a technology they call GINN. Now, they're figured out a way to use a standard webcam to track hand gestures and convert them into commands the OS [...]

Could the Rii Mini Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad Be the Ultimate HTPC Remote?

If you own an HTPC, keeping an eye out the perfect wireless remote is just about an everyday affair. However, folks, I think this may be the one to hold the HTPC remote crown for some time. The Rii Mini Wireless Keyboard is designed to work with all versions of Windows and is compatible with [...]