Cell phones these days have almost run out of wow factors. From turning your iPhone into a set of golf clubs, to being able to race Crash Bandicoot through another poorly thought out storyline, there seems to be nothing new under the sun. Unfortunately, the Sony Ericsson G705 does not break this trend. But to be honest with you, it is one of the better phones I have reviewed all year, simply because it is just a really good phone.
No, this isn’t an April Fool’s joke. President Obama met today at Buckingham Palace with the Queen, and our forward thinking commander-in-chief brought along a little tech for gifting purposes. Obama presented Elizabeth II with an iPod containing video from her 2007 visit to the States.
We’ve seen some interesting ways people have tried to meld iPhone with car, but this one might top them all. Meet Jon’s Mazda RX-8, controllable from anywhere in the world using an iPod touch over WiFi. As demonstrated on video, his custom web app can be used to lock and unlock the doors, start and stop the engine, and open the truck.