If you read your ebook reader a lot at night or in the dark, then throw away those additional lights or lighted cases. Â Barnes and Noble have up for pre-order their Nook Simple Touch with Glowlight. Â With a click of a switch you can turn on the GlowLight to illuminate the e-ink display. Â Brightness [...]
We're about six-months in with the Amazon Kindle Fire, and we're wondering. We know that Amazon sold a good many Fires, and there's even a nice little support community for the 7-inch tablet. We get it — it's very solid hardware, had the backing of Amazon, and hit the sweet spot in pricing. That's a lot of checks in the plus column, and we can see why it was a popular seller.
But as mentioned, we're curious about how many of you good folks picked one up, and are still using it. Let us know in tonight's poll!
The great tragedy of modernist American cuisine is that the Pizza Hut hot dog stuffed crust pizza isn’t available here. If you wanted one, you had to travel internationally—until now. Because Gizmodo loves you/wants to kill you, we brought this pizza to America where it belongs. More »
Jumping out of a moving vehicle just before it plummets off a cliff is standard stuff for action movies and James Dean impressionists, but actually seeing it happen in real life is breathtaking. A tow-truck driver in Norway did just that, though, when the heavy truck he was towing slipped off the icy road. More »
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Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging for an update. From time to time, these mobile devices are blessed with maintenance refreshes, bug fixes, custom ROMs and anything in between, and so many of them are floating around that it’s easy for a sizable chunk to get lost in the mix. To make sure they don’t escape without notice, we’ve gathered every possible update, hack, and other miscellaneous tomfoolery we could find during the last week and crammed them into one convenient roundup. If you find something available for your device, please give us a shout at tips at engadget dawt com and let us know. Enjoy!
Being the host nation for MWC, it seems only fair that Spain should start to see some new devices heading their way. On the first (official) day of MWC, Motorola have announced that the Motoluxe and the Defy Mini will be released into the Spanish market.
Availability on carriers is still to follow, but Motorola expect the Motoluxe to be available from April. The Defy Mini will then follow along in May. No word as yet on pricing for the devices either.
We’re over halfway through Mobile Nations Fitness Month, so it’s time to spice up your fitness routine. Pocket Salsa is an iPhone and iPad that will have workin’ your moves, burning calories, and having fun all at the same time.
The Chawly Changer Coin Dispenser is a US made change organizer for your pocket or gear bag. It’s made of high impact acrylic and is designed to hold $1.34 by providing spring loaded slots for 3 quarters, a nickle slot for 3 nickles, a dime sized slot that can hold 4 dimes and a slot [...]