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Synaptics: PC Trackpads Getting Four-Finger Gestures [Computex]

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PC trackpads have tended to lag behind their MacBook counterparts, but the gap’s narrowing today. Synaptics—the same folks who introduced the buttonless, clickable PC trackpad last year, are adding four-finger gestures and more goodies with their TouchPad-IS platform.

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The 22nd Century Garden [Imagecache]

by on May.29, 2010, under 1d, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, Ati, Bp, cat, clear, color, Constructions, day, de, Deni, Display, dna, driving, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Engineering, Et, faq, Fb, ff, Flying, future, Futurism, garden, Gardening, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Green, Hd, Help, Home Automation, house, Id, Im, Imagecache, images, In, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Lamachine, late, Mac, machine, magazine, Mechanics, Men, mid, Mod, nin, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Parts, PI, Pixel, plan, plant, Plants, Play, Pr, Pro, Projects, Q, quant, Rc, Red, rom, RSS, Rv, serve, street, Style, Tag, tech, Test, theater, thefuture, TI, Tutorials, TV, Up, Us, V, Wes, what, wired, X1

This flying greenhouse is the latest project from La Machine, a French street theater company famous for their grandiose creations . The future of gardening: one part Up , one part Wild Wild West , and two parts, um, plants . monavie . [ Wired , Jordi Bover ] More

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AT&T Confirms Intermittent Service Disruption In Parts Of California [Updated] [Att]

by on May.27, 2010, under 17, 1d, 2, 3, 5, 7, 7d, 9670, A4, Ad, Ads, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, At&t, Bp, broken, bus, business, California, cat, cc, clear, D3, de, Display, down, Ds, E, Ea, EC, eco, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Hearing, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, In, Io, Ion, Ir, Isp, ISS, issues, La, Labels, Les, Los Angeles, mid, Mit, Mod, Ms, My, Nes, Ny, Of, om, One, order, Os, Parts, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, Ports, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, serve, Service, Style, Sue, Tag, Tat, tech, ted, Tent, TI, tie, TV, unit, Up, Update, Us, V, XP, z1

Uh oh. We’re hearing reports that AT&T service is down in Los Angeles . Anyone experiencing issues there or in other parts of the country?

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Ships June 2nd for $180 [T-Mobile]

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Witheringly described as a “A family-friendly Android phone with an awesome Sidekick-y keyboard, or, much like its name, a godawful conglomeration of disjointed parts,” the HTC myTouch 3G Slide was pegged early as a midrange, or even budget, phone (“Family friendly” being the official euphemism for such things). Nonetheless, it’ll be priced up with the big boys, at $180 on contract with T-Mobile, starting June 2nd. free amazon gift card . [ AndroidGuys ] More

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This Bed Will Keep You Cool Through Even The Hottest of Dreams [Beds]

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It’s easy for things to get hot and sweaty under the covers—especially in the summer months. But rather than flipping on the air conditioning, why not keep your electricity bill low by letting your bed keep you chilled? More

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Sharp Conjures Up World’s First 3D Camera For Phones—and the Nintendo 3DS? [3D]

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Designed for mobile devices such as phones, digital cameras or even netbooks, Sharp’s 3D camera module will start mass production this year—meaning within the next couple of years we could be shooting image-popping HD 3D video. More

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This Rusty Double iPod Dock Will Match Your Basement Pipes Perfectly [Docks]

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I don’t think that I’d pay $95 for this peculiar double iPod dock , but there’s something charming about a dock constructed from rusty old bits and spare electric parts found in a bargain bin. Custom Jewelry . [ Etsy via Unplggd ] More

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The Secrets of Eccentric, Mad-Scientist RadioShacks [DIY]

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They’re described as “eccentric, mad-scientist RadioShacks” and they’re full of gadget guts, cables, and parts you won’t find in the average, corporate-owned locations. Run by “RadioShack nostalgics” who want to keep hobby shops alive, these stores are shrines to tinkering. More

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Pentagon Looking to Repair Damaged Brains with Implants [Science]

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Pentagon research arm DARPA has handed out about $15 million to various institutions to research new implants that would replace damaged parts of the brain, allowing people to return to normal. More

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide: A Mutant Android With a Sidekick Keyboard [Cellphones]

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The myTouch 3G Slide could go either way: A family-friendly Android phone with an awesome Sidekick-y keyboard, or, much like its name, a godawful conglomeration of disjointed parts. More

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