2009 Engadget awards - N900 nominee in 2 categories
The N900 has been nominated for smartphone and gadget of the year in the 2009 Engadget awards; and voting is now open: The nominations are in, the picks have been sorted, and now it's time for you, the reader, to help us judge the best in tech from 2009! [...] Votes will be tallied until Monday February 20th, 11:59PM EDT. There are some interesting devices in many of the categories, not just these two.
A quick round up of the PUSH N900 Showcase last night
As mentioned in the last issue, this week the PUSH N900 programme reached its climax with a party showcasing the five hacks. For everyone that wasn’t at the event, and as a reminder to those that were, we were uploading videos over on the PUSH N900 Qik channel. There’s a few videos of the team interviews with the evening’s host, Robert Llewellyn, some shots of each of the teams’ hacks and even a few cheeky glances of the somewhat infamous pole-dancing robots. Despite having an invite, your editor was unable to attend at the last minute due to commitments at work. The realisation that Robert Llewellyn (aka Kryten in Red Dwarf) was the host has made this doubly harsh!
PUSH N900 London party pole-dancing robot video
A rather bizarre PUSH project was demonstrated in London last week featuring pole dancing N900-controlled robots.Quote=The stars of the show were easily the pole-dancing robots, apparently controlled by none other than the Nokia N900!