Programmer Joe Hewitt is well known for is work on the Firefox browser and for developing the Facebook iPhone app for Apple’s [NASDAQ:APPL] iOS platform. But more recently he became famous for quitting all software development on the iOS and really slamming Apple for having a closed ecosystem with gatekeepers (the app review process). His […]
Asus is one of the many companies who are getting ready to upgrade their netbook line with the new Atom N550 dual core chip. But they are also a company who seem to be having some trouble keeping a lid on it. So both today and yesterday, details about their new dual core netbook have […]
Samsung is launching a new e-reader called the S60 in the UK on August 26. The company will partner with WHSmith, a book, music and electronics retailer similar to Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN). The S60 has a 6 inch screen and 2 GB of memory. There is an option of adding memory with an SD memory […]
Toshiba’s [TYO:6502] Ac10 Android running netbook garnered quite a lot of attention when it was first released in Japan earlier this year. It became probably the first netbook ever to become available for purchase with the Google [NASDAQ:GOOG] mobile OS Android running on it. However, anyone who wanted to pick one up had no other […]
The IFA is coming up next month and ViewSonic, not willing to take the risk of being overshadowed by some of the bigwigs that will be in attendance, have announced their line up for the tech show. Turns out that amongst the HD streamers and the all-in-ones that they will be showing off, there will […]
If you have been looking at the wireless HD market, it is hard to miss that the things have slowed down since the beginning. The market is simply not growing. The wireless chip vendors have thus slowed down development and are looking for ways to recover their initial investment. But, it looks like their fate […]
Asus (Asustek) [TPE:2357] has announced that they are going to release a wireless HD transmission kit for homes called the WiCast EW-2000 Wireless Full HD Transmission Kit. It will be able to send out 1080p video and the accompanying audio from any HD equipped netbook,notebook or PC to any HDTV through HDMI.
As usual, the transmission […]
The blogosphere’s favorite rumor mill — Digitimes — has put up a report saying that the Toshiba Tablet will be coming out in the September-October window. They have also mentioned that it will be an Android-based tablet. Even though they (Digitimes) do not have the best of accuracy ratings when it comes to such claims, […]
If you haven’t heard of the company Ordro, don’t fret. They are relatively unknown in the camcorder sphere. But that might soon change once their new camcorder model comes out with a pico projector module perched on the top of it. This new attachment should give the camcorder lots of media attention.
The Ordro HDV-D350S comes […]
In a deal that sounds too good to be true at face value — multiple solar technology companies in the UK are offering free solar installations to homes. The homeowners are not expected to pay a single penny to the companies and they can then use these installations to cut down on their own power […]