A new solar farm has gone live in Jumilla Spain and it is humongous! The project covers over 247 acres, creates up to 20 megawatts, reduces CO2 emissions by about 42,000 tons per year, and can power up to 20,000 homes…. all this while generating $28 million per year. From the looks of things, a lot of trees had to die for this project, still worth it.

 Why bother watching your children when you can strap a parolee house arrest ankle bracelet on them?  This gadget from In-Reach will let you set an adjustable boundary from 10ft to 300ft.  The parental unit will allow you to see how close the child is to...

Posted on Feb 15 2008 - 9:17am by Gadget King
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Lego nerds Gene rejoice! This bad ass Lego machine gun is vicious. The ammo clip holds 12 rounds of 10mm steel balls and shoots its load in less than two seconds! Watch the video to see “totalbrick” kill pastries and eggs (barely) with his contraption. Want to build your own? Full instructions at BrickPedia. {Source} ...

Posted on Feb 15 2008 - 8:09am by Gadget King
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Looks like Guitar Hero Addicts have reason to celebrate. Basic Fun has created a pocket sized (7.75″ x 3″ open, 4″ x 3″ with neck folded down) Guitar Hero video game with an LCD screen and carabiner clip. The game includes some of the hottest hits from Guitar Hero I and II such as,...

Posted on Feb 14 2008 - 10:12pm by Gadget King
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Angers me too much to type about it…. here is some of what Wired has to say, “The Protect America Act, a temporary but expansive warrantless spying bill passed by Congress last summer, will likely expire Saturday at midnight, a casualty of a battle between President Bush and House Democrats over amnesty for phone companies that aided his secret, warrantless...

Too bad this isn’t a reality… yet. This would be the coolest application to hit the iPhone (or iTouch) yet. Being able to order and pay for your drinks without getting in line or talking to a human. Super! I just hope it it makes it to market some day soon.

It is a pimple fighter. It is a 128MB MP3 Player. Somehow I think it will do a poor job of at least two functions. As much as I love convergence when it comes to tech gadgets, this one has gone too far. Look on the bright side… no one will every want to borrow your MP3 Player. {Source} ...

Posted on Feb 14 2008 - 11:07am by Gadget King
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Assuming that you live in the San Francisco area and have around $1,000 to $4,000 (approximately 50 gallon tank) to spend drop in and visit George and Steven Lo of Aqua Forest Aquarium in San Francisco. These guys design the best looking fresh water fish tanks we have ever seen. Their creations of...

Posted on Feb 14 2008 - 10:40am by Gadget King
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In an effort to keep the economy afloat by spending on totally useless items… we are trying to decide which item to buy for our next product review. It really comes down to a choice between wanting to be Batman or Spiderman. Read on for details. ...

Posted on Feb 14 2008 - 6:48am by Gadget King
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Looks like the US plans to start pointing our spy satellites at Americans. Not that this is anything new… but for some reason our government is openly rubbing it in our faces. Seems the trend these days is to throw any privacy and civil liberty...