Android Sign Language Interpreting Glove

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It's hard not to get excited when you see assistive technology like the sign language interpreting Show and Tell Glove from Tel Aviv area makers Oleg Imanilov, Zvika Markfield, and Tomer Daniel. The glove uses a LillyPad Arduino to sample flex sensors, an accelerometer, and gyro into an ADK board... Read more »

iPhone Cord-On-Board Case

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Don't you just hate it when your smartphone runs out of juice? If you're like me, you're probably not far from an open USB port, so you're set if you're the type that always carries around a spare cord. But that rarely happens, right? Not if makers Lucky, Nate, and... Read more »

Collapsable iPhone Camera Handle

Almost every time I attempt to shoot video with a handset I end up inadvertently covering up the microphone or lens, which can be a real drag when I go to view it later on. This has led me to develop a rather cumbersome grip that I use when I... Read more »

iPhone Telephoto Lens Kit

Flipping though an in-flight magazine on a recent trip, I came across this fantastically absurd iPhone telephoto lens kit from Photojojo. The sample images I’ve seen are decent considering it’s coming from a handset. The kit comes with a telephoto lens, snap-on case, and a tiny tripod. Perfect for aspiring... Read more »

Android 4.0 on N900

Can you run Android 4 .0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) on an N900? Why, yes you can. Congratulations to Drunkdebugger and crew for cranking out a preX2-alpha release video. It still has a way to go, but it definitely has that little-handset-that-could thing going for it. Read more »

iPhone Lens Carousel Roundup

What a difference a couple of years make. Back in 2009, you had to scrounge together a bunch of lenses and glue them to a jar lid if you wanted a smartphone lens carousel. Nowadays you've got options. Read more »