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  • A pricey, futuristic, Phillips LivingColors LED lamp

    Phillips has been going LED mad lately with a whole line of LED light bulbs to replace all your conventional light bulbs and adopt a more power efficient way. But now Phillips want you to throw a kick-ass party with their brand new LED color selectable f...
  • More details emerge on Otterbox iPad cases

    In keeping a close eye over on Otterbox’s website, a few more pictures and details have emerged of the new Otterbox iPad cases that are coming soon. The Otterbox Defender and Commuter Series cases for the iPad look very impressive and will be coming in ...
  • HDTV info added to the Tech Islands Wiki

    Image via Wikipedia If you are feeling a bit rusty or just have always had questions on HDTV technology you should head on over to our newly launched Wiki. Today we have finished up adding more info in the HD Category which includes things like conn...
  • Vizio 37 in. XVT Video Review

    In this video I will do an in-depth review of Vizio's 37 inch XVT LCD TV. This LCD television features a very slim display of 2.2 in. along with a plethora of features including; 1080p. Full HD 120hz smooth motion technology, a 50,000:1 dynamic contrast r...
  • Windows Home Server “Vail” out in Beta

    Image via Wikipedia Windows Home Server is a great OS for whipping your home network into shape and provides a lot of neat features like client backup, file server functions, media server functions, and even its own unique disk pool feature that all...
  • OtterBox goes Crazy for Summer

    OtterBox has gone case crazy for summer and released a bunch of new cases for today’s most popular devices. Coming from OtterBox’s already popular Impact and Commuter Series, new cases for the Motorola Cliq, LG Chocolate Touch, Nokia N97 Mini, and Sa...
  • Blue Snowball Microphone Review

    In this video I'll be reviewing the "Snowball" microphone made by the company "Blue." This microphone has a unique hit or miss design, but is backed up by impeccable audio quality. It also has three different audio settings to fit any environment you reco...
  • Hulu going to a subscription model?

    Image via CrunchBase A Hulu subscription option has been around as a rumor for years now, but it looks like it finally might be getting close to becoming reality. Hulu Plus will be rolling out as a test in late May at $10/mo for a subscription. Thi...
  • Dell Windows Phone 7 is leaked!

    Windows Phone 7 might not be new, but we have yet to see any actual devices that will be coming to market. Well that has all changed today with Engadget receiving a leak of the new Dell Windows Phone 7 slider, yes you read that right, slider! The Dell L...
  • OtterBox cases for Droid and Palm Pre/Pixi

    Coming straight from our favorite outdoor enthusiast case manufacture in Colorado are new cases for the Motorola Droid, Palm Pre, and Palm Pixi. OtterBox makes fantastic cases, as we have seen in past samples that we have reviewed, which provide tons of p...
  • HTC Incredible on Verizon & Flash on Android

    This video will quickly go over Verizon's new flagship device, the HTC Incredible. This phone brings top of the line hardware to Verizon's droid saga. With the inclusion of an 8mp camera and a 1ghz snapdragon processor, it easily has the specs to reign su...
  • JSteinTech joins Tech Islands

    JSteinTech, run by Josh Stein, is a new tech video blogger startup over on YouTube. We have posted a few of his videos with news articles in the past and now are happy to have him a part of the team and posting here with us! Look forward to seeing vario...
  • Tech Islands Wiki Launched

    Tech Islands Wiki is here! This new resource will offer us the ability to provide you all sorts of in depth information available in the easy to navigate Wiki format. We hope to add new technology subjects as time goes on and would love to hear from you...
  • A Super Mini Camera for you Mobile Fanatics

    The Japanese love their tiny electronics, but check out this mini camera that is unbelievably small! The Chobi Mini can take both stills and video at up to 3 megapixels for still photographs. Not bad for how amazingly tiny this thing is. The only thing n...
  • Think Tank Photo Spring Contest

    Are you a photog that would like to win some sweet new gear? Check out Think Tank Photo’s Spring Fever drawing. By simply becoming a fan, friend, or member of some of their various social networking groups you get a chance to win the pleasure of stuff...
  • Canon EOS 7D Firmware v1.2.1 Update is Live

    Image via Wikipedia Just in case you missed it, Canon has issued a firmware update for the 7D DSLR. This new update (v1.2.1) provides performance updates and bug fixes. It also targets the magenta banding issue that some have reported. Firmware...
  • Photogs….Watch out for the Octopus

    Just in case a photographer getting attacked by an eagle wasn’t enough for you to beware of the wildlife, check out this crazy video of a photographer getting his camera nabbed by a octopus thief! This octopus obviously found Victor Huang’s blue Pana...
  • Spring is here, Grab your iPhone?

    Image by spieri_sf via Flickr Spring is upon us and the gardeners that have been cooped up all winter are coming out in swarms to dig, plant, and fertilize their little green goodies all around their yards. So what better time for a Top 10 list of i...
  • Font Hiding? Now a reality!

    Image via Wikipedia Font hiding is definitely a feature that many have probably never thought of or seen. By simply going into the fonts panel in the control panel you can select fonts you do not use and press hide. This will grey out the icon and k...
  • Cheap and easy Gray Card solution

    Gray cards are an essential piece in a pro photographers toolkit to properly control white balance, but for many the price of a good gray card is prohibitive. QPcard is an excellent alternative at a great price. For just under $18 you get three of the 6...