Geek?s Holiday Gift Christmas Guide » Forever Geek

23 Nov
November 23, 2004

Look no further, the definitive holiday shopping guide for every nerd on Santa’s list.

Originally posted by mikelegurra from del.icio.us/tag/geek

Originally from plastic bugs

iPod Mini for $215

23 Nov
November 23, 2004

These will be hard to find at a cheaper price.

At Bloomingdales

Original Price $249. Use coupon code FF4PCB to get 20% off. With shipping, the total comes to around $215. (via Hot Deals Club)

Originally from plastic bugs

Apple shares jump to new 4-year high

23 Nov
November 23, 2004

Shares of Apple Computer jumped as much as 16 percent on Monday, to their highest level in more than…

Originally from MacNN | The Macintosh News Network

Australian Idol And ISP Censorship

23 Nov
November 23, 2004

fembots writes “Teenage fans of the new Australian Idol Casey Donovan rushed to the homepage of a dead gay porn icon with the same name when a URL was advertised in major newspapers without the .au country code. ISP BigPond took matters to its own hand by redirecting millions of its subscribers’ requests back to the Idol’s website. On top of that, BigPond lodged a formal complaint with the Australian Broadcasting Authority on the basis Mr Donovan’s site may contain X-rated material or material that would be denied classification by the Office of Film and Literature Classification.”

Originally posted by CmdrTaco from Slashdot

BrainPort Allows People To Reclaim Damaged Senses

23 Nov
November 23, 2004

Karma Star writes “There is a news article on a new device called a BrainPort, which is special device that is worn like a helmet, with a strip of tape containing an array of 144 microelectrodes hanging off the headset which is placed on the tongue. The BrainPort then sends signals to the tongue which are then picked up by the brain, allowing the user to regain otherwise lost sensory input. More at the NY Times (soul stealing subscription required).”

Originally posted by CmdrTaco from Slashdot