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USB Hub Gets a Solar Panel for Nerdgasmic Beach Fun

Just when you thought USB hubs couldn’t get any more exciting, they go and add a solar panel to one of them. Head? Explode.

Now how much would you expect to pay for a miracle of modern technology such as this? A million skillion dollars? A bajillion?

Keep in mind that it’s a 4-port USB hub while you’re at your desk but once it’s …

Tiny ‘T.25′ Car to Cost $9,000 and Get 74 Miles Per Gallon

Auto enthusiasts may know Gordon Murray best as the guy who designed the McLaren F1 but the rest of us will all eventually know him better for the T.25, a $9,000 compact car that measures just four feet wide by eight feet long, can drive two to a lane, and fit three to a standard parking spot.

Oh, and it gets 74 miles to the …

St. Patty’s Day Survival Kit

Imagine for a second that I’m reading this post to you aloud in an Irish accent. Or you could read this aloud in an Irish accent.

And so we begin.

I’m not sure what the actual statistic is for cell phones being dropped into the toilet but I know it’s pretty high. So on this Hallmark Holiday of drinking, I present to you a St. …

What Do Fireflies and Bill Gates Have in Common?

Speaking at TED last week, Bill Gates unveiled his vision for cleaner energy in the future and eliminating CO2 emissions by 2050 with his endorsement of a radically different type of nuclear reactor. He also noted the miracles that occur in nature by bringing out a jar of fireflies. It’s definitely worth the 30 minutes.

The World’s First $99 Laptop

A laptop for less than $100? No, Best Buy isn’t going out of business.

Cherrypal, the self-touted eco-friendly computer company – Cherrypal.com is powered by wind energy – just unveiled it’s newest and cheapest computer yet – the 7-in. Cherrypal Africa. Make no mistake, as far as computers go, this is no modern marvel. On …