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The ShopBot is a sort of an electronic saw, a special setup designed to do some computer-aided cutting and carving work on big planks of board. It's quite useful for woodworking or making things like skateboards or surfboards. Odds are that you don't have one, but nevertheless, just such a device...

February 22nd 2012 at 7:00am 0 Comments
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After having already acquired a stake in Beats Audio, HTC is reportedly looking to expand its reach even further, with the help of a new music streaming service. That's according to a report from GigaOM, which cites unnamed sources "familiar with the company's plans." These plans apparently includ...

February 15th 2012 at 7:11am 0 Comments
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This isn't the first machinima for Boombox by Lonely Island; that was this version by Atraira. But funny songs will live on for ages. This version by Zervanity was created for a graphic design class. I think it's interesting that both videos primarily used draenei to tell the story. Are draenei t...

January 9th 2012 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Remember that Rukus solar-powered Bluetooth sound system we just told you about a few minutes ago? Well, we just got a little bit of hands-on time with the thing. The speaker set was plugged in, of course -- there's not a heck of a lot of natural lighting in the Venetian hotel, here in Vegas. Als...

January 8th 2012 at 7:58pm 0 Comments
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We've seen a number of companies put a modern spin on the venerable boombox, but nothing quite like this new iP4 speaker dock from iHome. While it's unmistakingly a boombox, it looks more like a circa-1980s attempt to create a futuristic boombox than simply a modern boombox -- an unused prop from...

November 7th 2011 at 1:13pm 0 Comments
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A walk in the park may never be the same again now that Pioneer has announced its new Steez range of dance-troupe friendly portable music players. In what appears to be a tango using its DJ and audio player skills, Pioneer's Steez relieves dancers -- solo or otherwise -- of the tyranny that is st...

October 19th 2011 at 2:00am 0 Comments
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Work warning: There's not much in this video that's overtly sexual, but some adult themes are discussed. We first looked at Boombox a few years ago. That actually kind of blows my mind; has it really been two years? It's amazing how time flies, whether you're having fun or just enjoying some boi...

August 26th 2011 at 12:00pm 0 Comments