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"By partnering with emerging market leaders such as chumby, we have an opportunity to dynamically change the way people view and share information in real-time via the Internet."
Instead, selecting this icon sends the recipe to the person's own email address the one with which the device was registered and the email says it's from "chumby."
You can configure your Sphere widget to search for blogs on your favorite topics and display the results on your chumby!
If you want to create a virtual chumby, click “my chumby” and copy the HTML under “Add code to blog or website”.
Chumby Industries announced today the public launch of the chumby, its much-anticipated compact consumer Internet device that enables people to receive a constant personalized broadcast of their favorite parts of the Web.
With a large and growing base of content from the Internet, including the latest news, weather and entertainment, as well as the ability to share photos, widgets and e-cards with family and friends, the chumby is one of the most versatile and lifestyle-friendly Internet enabled devices on the market today.
Andrew "bunnie" Huang is a nocturnal hacker and the hardware lead; his responsibilities include the architecture, design and production of chumby's electronics, as well as writing drivers for and maintaining the Linux kernel on the chumby.
I'm just waiting for someone to put a self-controlled chumby into that unmanned car land race thing.
The chumby device is currently available in the U.S. at www.chumby.com for $179.95 including shipping.
A little bigger than a coffee cup, the Wi-Fi connected chumby provides people with a fun, hassle-free way to enjoy what they want most out of the Internet at a glance and wake up to thousands of different streaming Internet radio stations, custom "alarm tones," videos and more.
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Chumby™ is Wi-Fi that you can squeeze. This bean bag with a 3.5-inch touch screen and speakers, provides streaming access to social networking sites, podcasts, interactive games, sports scores and stock tips. Update your Twitter by shaking your Chumby™. Configure a message for each orientation. You will have three options on shake and one each on east, west, and south orientations. Chumby™ delivers your favorite parts of the Internet, with over 1,000 widgets from CBS, MTV Networks, New York Times, and Weather Channel Interactive. Chumby™ also offers user generated content as well as thousands of Internet radio stations, the ability to share photos, video conferencing, e-cards and more with family and friends. Stephen Tomlin, CEO Chumby™ from headquarters in San Diego, CA. link
February 18, 2009