Akash on CityTV’s Breakfast Television – February 9, 2009

Here’s the list of products from my Breakfast Television segment, February 9, 2009. Watch the segment here:

Akash on BT (Vancouver) – Feb. 9, 2009 – Valentine’s Tech from Gadgets Explained on Vimeo.

Click on the links for more information:

Brookstone Ion Ripping Turntable

Vinyl LPs to MP3s / Connect your Ion USB turntable to your PC or Mac.

$150 / www.brookstone.com

Creative Vado HD

Captures video in 720p high-definition quality. Included HDMI cable that provides 1080i output to an HDTV. 2x digital zoom and works great in dim environments / 2 hours of recording and playback or 4 hours in standard def.

$230 / www.creative.com

Mini-Motion Games (skateboard, racing, etc.)

Cars of Fury, Home Run King, Sk8 House, Hoverboard Racing / Plug and Play USB games, no install, quick fun!

$20 each / www.aptusgames.com

iLane (reads and composes emails by voice)

Control your smartphone using simple voice commands.

$600 + 7.99 per month / www.ilane.com

Brookstone Vuzix iWear AV230 XL Video Glasses

A virtual theater with vivid, high-contrast OLED color displays.

$199 / www.brookstone.com

Omega Alaska Project Watch

Speedmaster Moonwatch “Alaska Project” limited edition of 1,970 pieces.

$6,900 / www.omegawatches.com

Ford Flex (with Zune)

Number Key-entry, fridge available, power tailgate, Bluetooth.

$49,000 / www.ford.ca & www.zune.ca

Sony-Ericsson MBW-150 Ladies Watch

Compatible with Sony-Ericsson Bluetooth phones. Can see caller ID, text message notification.

$300 / www.sony-ericsson.com

HP Mini 1000 VT (Vivien Tam)

Genuine Windows XP Home with Service Pack 3
Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor N270 (1.60GHz)
1GB DDR2 System Memory (1 Dimm)
60GB 4200RPM PATA Hard Drive
10.1” display

$699, or with scarf & tote (3G) $899 / www.hp.ca

WowWee Femisapien and RS Tri-Bot

RS Femisapien has 3 main function modes, each corresponding to a different head position. Tilt her head in the desired direction and her function mode will change!

RS Tri-bot is incredibly expressive, from his “pop-top” head, to his animated eyebrows and light up eyes. Features a three wheeled base with “turn on a dime” omni-directional motion.

$50 & RS Tri-Bot, $80 / www.wowwee.com

Logitech Harmony One Remote

Replaces up to 15 remotes: Reduce the clutter and complexity of your living room.

$300 / www.logitech.com

Logitech QuickCam Vision Pro 9000 Camera

Carl Zeiss® optics
Premium autofocus
RightLight™ 2 technology
Integrated microphone

$150 / www.logitech.com

Digital Thirsty Light (plant meter)

Long-lasting LED, Corrosion resitant Brass Probe with 5 moisture levels. Blinking Patterns tells you when you need water your plant!

$9 / www.thirstylight.com

Breville Ikon Blender BBL600XL

Die cast aluminum base, clean control pad with no crevices for easy cleaning. 5 speed setting include mix, chop, blend, liquefy and puree. It has a pulse function and two programs for ice crushing and smoothies.

$199 / www.breville.ca


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