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12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Hilarious reactions of children presented with Sony Walkman

Children's perplexed reactions to a Sony Walkman have been caught on camera, with the majority frustrated at operating clunky buttons over a touch screen.


Related Topix: Music Players, Cameras, Electronics, YouTube, iPod touchiPad App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Headphones, iPhone

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Kids These Days Are Genuinely Perplexed by Cassette Players

The percentage of the population that understands the phrase, "Be kind, please rewind," is on the decline, so it shouldn't be as surprising as it is when a group of under-15's mistake a Sony Walkman for a cell phone, a walkie talkie, and a boom box.


Related Topix: Electronics

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Victoria Advocate

Meyersville principal sits on roof to reward students for reading

Meyersville School Principal Tina Herrington tried her best to be productive April 4, sending emails and arranging schedules.


Related Topix: Meyersville, TX, Education Etc., Electronics

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Mona Simpson fills 'Casebook' with small rewards, human touches

In Mona Simpson's new novel, "Casebook," young Miles' mother has the same name as Sherlock Holmes' enchanting nemesis: Irene Adler.


Related Topix: Sherlock Holmes, Electronics, Santa Monica, CA, Entertainment


Awesome Metal Gear Solid iDroid Smartphone Case

This is the smartphone case made to resemble the walkie-talkie/holographic map projector iDroid from Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes.


Related Topix: Electronics

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Cobra Electronics to Host Webcast/Conference Call to Discuss 2014 First Quarter Financial Results

The details of the webcast are as follows: To listen to the live call, please go to Cobra's website at least 15 minutes prior to the conference call and click on the Investor Relations tab to register, download, and install any necessary audio software.


Related Topix: Telecom, Cobra Electronics, Electronics

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

The Casebook

Miles Adler-Hart discovers an addendum to the old adage that eavesdroppers never hear any good of themselves.


Related Topix: Electronics, Sherlock Holmes

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes iDroid iPhone 5/5S Case:

Last week, Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima shared images of the iDroid case via Twitter.


Related Topix: iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPod touch App, iPhone App, Electronics

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Apple granted boatload of patents, including one for push-to-talk

A total of 46 patents were granted on Tuesday, but whether the technologies will find their way into an Apple product remains to be seen.


Related Topix: Patent / Trademark Law, Law, Electronics, iPhone

Thu Apr 03, 2014


The New Bebo Releases Its First App, Blab, A Video 'Walkie-Talkie' Service

Bebo, the troubled social network that got re-acquired by its serial entrepreneur founders Michael and Xochi Birch last year, is today launching its first app in its bid to return to glory.


Related Topix: Electronics

Daily Mail

Bebo comes back from the dead: 'Video walkie-talkie' Blab app takes...

'He was not a wounded warrior': Fort Hood shooter was not injured in action but WAS mentally ill, says army chief after massacre at military base leaves four dead and 16 injured Man's body found under the stairs by his ex-wife A YEAR after he crawled under there when no-one was home and died without anyone noticing Delta flight forced to make ... (more)


Related Topix: Bebo, Electronics, North Korea, World News, Asia, Life, Veteran Affairs

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Voxer's Push-To-Talk Messenger Debuts A Redesigned, Speedier Version 3.0

Voxer , makers of a push-to-talk mobile messaging service, is rolling out a significant upgrade today of its iOS application with the introduction of a redesigned user interface, speed and battery life improvements, plus new features, including read receipts and unlimited data storage.


Related Topix: Electronics, Cell Phones, Cellphones

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Fight for Wright

On a rainy day in late November, shortly before Thanksgiving, a group of volunteers gathered near a thickly wooded stretch of State Highway 87, just south of the deep-East Texas town of Hemphill.


Related Topix: Hemphill, TX, Electronics

The New York Observer

Access Denied: Faux-bouncer Pranks Starbucks' Customers

Since Starbucks is beginning to add beer and wine to their beverage list, comedian Jena Kingsley decided the coffee shop needed some crowd control-NYC style.


Related Topix: Electronics, iPhone, Drink, Coffee

The Kansas City Star

Friday Five blog: Royals must avert pre-June swoon, the walkie-talkie ...

The council voted to pursue the next phase of streetcar extensions beyond the 2-mile downtown starter line.


Related Topix: Electronics, 9, Main Street and Main, Restaurant Management, Kansas City, MO

Wed Mar 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Movie review: Wadjda

A film that reminds us what the movies are about, this child's-eye-view slice of life is a large miracle dressed up as a small one.


Related Topix: Wadjda, Electronics

Prince George Citizen

New Brunswick legislation prohibits hand-held device use when stopped in traffic

The New Brunswick government has introduced changes to the Motor Vehicle Act to clamp down on drivers using hand-held devices.


Related Topix: Electronics

Mon Mar 17, 2014

Cool Tools

Motorola Two-Way Radio

For a consumer level walkie-talkie, I recommend the Motorola MH230R , or for slightly longer range, the MR350R .


Related Topix: Electronics