Archive for August, 2014
 
 
 
Computers
 
HP ENVy x2
HP ENVy x2
HP ENVy x2

HP ENVY x2 Hybrid PC More Same-Tech Marriages [UPDATE: Video]

And just like that we have another notable company setting out to marry the touch-feely tech world with the enhanced productivity that comes from the clickety-click. HP throws down the gauntlet with their recently announced HP ...
 
Computers
 
Samsung Slate PC-2
Samsung Slate PC-2
Samsung Slate PC-2

Samsung Slate PCs with Windows 8 Announced Says; “Touch Me How You Want!” (pics)

I'm curious. Has the dust settled from the great "Tablet-Laptop" wars of the 21st century? I guess it matters little. Either could claim "Veni Vidi..." and quite nearly "vici!" Each saw, came and nearly conquered, only to talk ...

 
Displays
 
Sony XBR-84X900
Sony XBR-84X900
Sony XBR-84X900

Sony Intros an 84-inch 4K LED TV, OLED Snickers in the Corner

Shockingly, Sony unveiled a new TV yesterday, and it was not of the OLED ilk.  Nope, they announced a 4K television, which by our accounts will be DOA thanks to the antiquated technology and lack of consumer demand.  However, i...
 
Displays
 
Sony HMZ-T2
Sony HMZ-T2
Sony HMZ-T2

Sony Updates Its 3D Headmounted Display, Removes the Headphones

Despite us giving Sony's 3D headmounted display - the HMZ-T1 - 4 out of 5 stars (great), we still can't help but overlook some of the shortcomings of the device.  And if you've ever visited one of their stores, then you know wh...

 
Displays
 
teaser
teaser
teaser

Hands on with StreamTV Network’s glasses free 3D tech

It’s always a bit of a hassle to demo a new product at a press junket. You have a group of people crammed into a small room – usually a conference room or a hotel room – which makes things abnormally hot, and there’s almost alw...
 
Cell Phones
 
Samsung Ativ S
Samsung Ativ S
Samsung Ativ S

Samsung Ativ S is the Company’s First Windows Phone 8

If you didn't know, all Windows Phone 7 devices will not be upgradeable to Windows 8.  Sad, frustrating and true.  But that might not matter any more, especially after seeing Samsung's first Window 8 Phone, the Ativ S. This pho...

 
Accessory Reviews
 
Logitech-UE-4000_2
Logitech-UE-4000_2
Logitech-UE-4000_2

Logitech UE 4000 On-Ear Headphones Review

Logitech and Ultimate Ear are both accomplished rockstars in the audio arena. Each has their own party-starting Madison Square Garden-worthy line of products. But now they've joined forces to create a sort-of super band. The pr...
 
Household
 
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power-up_arcade_light_switch_plate_inuse
power-up_arcade_light_switch_plate_inuse

Old School Arcade Joystick Light Switch Powers Up Your Room

It's not the gadgets that cost thousands of dollars the turn the corners of our mouth upwards.  It's the cheap, easy to use, why didn't I think of it gadgets.  Don't get us wrong; we'll gladly take the new iPhone with open arms...

 
Bluetooth
 
Logitech UE Mobile Boombox Review
Logitech UE Mobile Boombox Review
Logitech UE Mobile Boombox Review

Logitech UE Mobile Boombox Review

As I've said many times before, Jawbone's Jambox pretty much set the bar a few years ago in terms of portable Bluetooth speakers.  At the time of its launch the options were few and far between, and until the Jambox arrived not...
 
Computers
 
HP-Pavilion-HPE-Phoenix-H9
HP-Pavilion-HPE-Phoenix-H9
HP-Pavilion-HPE-Phoenix-H9

HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix H9 Gaming PC Review

It's only been a couple months. But I'm back with another HP computer to temp your inner techie. This time HP sets its sights on the finicky and demanding gamer market with its HP Pavilion HPE Phoenix H9 gaming computer. It's a...

 
Android
 
GALAXY Note II Product Image Gray (1)
GALAXY Note II Product Image Gray (1)
GALAXY Note II Product Image Gray (1)

Samsung Galaxy Note II Announced, Processor Goes Quad-Core

If you just bought yourself a shiny new Galaxy Note, you might wanna take it back to the store and demand a refund.  Today, Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Note II.   Not only has the screen sized been increased, but so...
 
Camera
 
GALAXY-Camera
GALAXY-Camera
GALAXY-Camera

Samsung Galaxy Camera Ships with Android 4.1 and Telephone Service

Believe it or not, it was less than 10 years ago when every major phone maker was trying to get a half way decent camera into a phone.  Too bad the results were more often than not poorly exposed photos with enough resolution t...