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CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
Microsoft Helps HP Design New Convertible Spectre x360

Monday, at the Mobile World Congress, HP unveiled a new “premium” convertible PC in its high-end Spectre series. The Spectre x360, which has been a project 1 ½ years in the making, is an exciting collaboration design with none other … Continue reading

INTEL
Intel Announces New Mobile Chip Series, X3, X5, X7

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Spark’s New Electron Cellular Board for the IoT

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Beautiful (and Indulgent) Take on Retro Gaming, the R-Kaid-R

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Razer’s OSVR Opens up VR Hardware and Software

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
FCC Approves Strongest Net Neutrality Rules to Date

In a landmark decision today, the Federal Communications Commission approved its long-awaited network neutrality plan, which reclassifies broadband internet as a Title II public utility. This classification will also enable the agency to have more regulatory power over the internet … Continue reading

 

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Get Ready for Valve to Announce Its SteamVR Device

To no surprise at all, the next in line for developing its very own virtual reality device had to be software giant Valve, whose Steam online gaming platform is consistently boasting with success. All should be revealed next week at … Continue reading

 

BATTERY & POWER TECHNOLOGY
Samsung Develops New Space Saving Module, ePoP

I feel like I’m always complaining about smartphone batteries. I mean, they’re supposed to be getting better, and if it were up to me, long battery life would be the number one spec to win my heart over, even if … Continue reading

 

INTEL
The New Fanless DS57U from Shuttle Runs Broadwell Processor

Shuttle PCs are well known for being high quality, compact, and slim. The Taiwan-based company has been making anything from motherboards, barebone computers, monitors, and complete PC systems for the last ten years (Wikipedia). Among the most popular commercialized Shuttle … Continue reading

 

DELL
Dell’s New Micro PCs, the OptiPlex 9020 and OptiPlex 3020

Tiny computers, ahem, micro desktop PCs are so cute, and what overrides appearance more than a cheap price with a high spec list? The answer is nothing. Dell decided to debut a pair of micro PCs, the OptiPlex 9020 and … Continue reading

 

APPLE
Apple Has a Patent for a VR Headset, Will It Use It?

We sure haven’t heard much from Apple since the smart watch reveal. Oh, it is reportedly working on its very own line of automobiles, made some sort of weird wearable banana and mood changing jacket, but other than that, no … Continue reading

 

LAPTOPS & ULTRATHIN ULTRABOOKS
MSI’s GT8O Titan Lives up to its Name with Full Mechanical Keyboard

Loving your laptop doesn’t mean you don’t miss the joys of using a raised, typewriter-like feel of your desktop keys. Hardcore gamers out there would love to use Taiwan-based MSI’s latest gaming laptop, the GT8O Titan, which has been getting … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
One Laptop per Child Unofficially Announces New Hybrid Device

One Laptop per Child (OLPC) is an affordable eduction project supported by the One Laptop per Child Association in Miami, and the One Laptop Per Child Foundation in Cambridge (Wikipedia). Originally funded by a large group of organizations, including AMD, … Continue reading

 

SAMSUNG
Samsung’s Galaxy A7 Releases in India

Wonder what Samsung has been up to? Well, among the purchase of mobile-pay to challenge Apple, building crazy Smart TVs that listen to us, and getting ready to launch the Galaxy S6, the Korean tech giant has been growing a … Continue reading

 

LAPTOPS & ULTRATHIN ULTRABOOKS
Lenovo ThinkPad Carbon X1: Sticks to Its Roots, Ups the Tech

Several PCs and laptops were announced by Lenovo at this year’s CES. One of the coolest was an update to the high-end Windows ThinkPad X1 Carbon, which is on sale now. This is the third generation of the X1 Carbon, … Continue reading