I’ve always loathed the speaker on the iPod Touch 2nd generation. It’s just so…weak. It doesn’t project sound properly, and you can barely hear your music when with a crowd. Yes, I know that there are headphones to solve this problem, but thanks to BudgetGadgets.com, I now have another alternative:
You probably won't end up using this, but it's cool nonetheless. A pair of developers from the University of South Florida has created a native iPhone application capable of operating iRobot's Packbot unit (a.k.a., one of the robots the military is using for surveillance/urban intelligence gathering operations in Iraq and Afghanistan). The application provides full streaming Point Of View view capable of syncing with the Packbot over a Wi-Fi network.