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Google is giving a free Chromebook Pixel to all I/O attendees

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Google has announced at I/O, its annual developer conference held in California, that everyone attending the first keynote this morning will receive a free Chromebook Pixel. Sundar Pichai, Google SVP of Chrome and Android, revealed the news on stage: “Our goal behind the Pixel was to literally to build the best...
Google is giving a free Chromebook Pixel to all I/O attendees
Toshiba's Widescreen Ultrabook: Head-Scratching, but Good for Multitasking

The Dealmaster loves monitors and thinks you should have more

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A fine Monday morning to you all, Arsians! Our partners at LogicBuy frequently send over Dell LCDs to compete for the "Top deal" slot, and this week is no exception: until 18:00 CDT this evening, we've got a coupon code that'll let you pick up a 24" Dell Ultrasharp...
The Dealmaster loves monitors and thinks you should have more
Netflix for iOS updated with iPhone 5 support, native 16:9 video

Here are the leaked specs of Samsung’s white-hot Galaxy S III

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With a ton of rumours surrounding the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S III smartphone, from the actual launch date, to what to expect from the phone itself, BGR is has just reported some pretty interesting specs to wrap your head around. With no confirmation on the predicted sleek 7mm body, 1.5...
Here are the leaked specs of Samsung’s white-hot Galaxy S III

Size Matters: Supply Chain Whispers Hint At 4.08″ 16:9 Display On iPhone 5

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It’s that time again. Well, who are we kidding? It’s always time for iPhone rumors. This one, however, seems to be the rumor that just won’t quit. So will the next-gen iPhone have a larger display? According to AppleInsider‘s supply chain source, Mingchi Kuo (an analyst with KGI), all signs...
Size Matters: Supply Chain Whispers Hint At 4.08″ 16:9 Display On iPhone 5

9to5Mac: Both of these phones sport a new, larger display that...

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9to5Mac: Both of these phones sport a new, larger display that is 3.999 inches diagonally.  Apple will not just increase the size of the display and leave the current resolution, but will actually be adding pixels to the display. The new iPhone display resolution will be 640 x 1136.  That’s...
9to5Mac: Both of these phones sport a new, larger display that...

LG teases new 5-inch Optimus Vu Android smartphone [video]

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LG recently began teasing a new smartphone that could very well make its debut during the Mobile World Congress trade show later this month. The device, dubbed the Optimus Vu, will offer a 5-inch display with a 4:3 aspect ratio, and rumor has it the phone will also come...
LG teases new 5-inch Optimus Vu Android smartphone [video]

ET deals: $150 off Dell UltraSharp U2913WM, 29-inch panoramic 21:9 LCD monitor

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Since the widescreen revolution of 2005, we have all gotten used to living with the 16:9 screen aspect ratio. Displays, for the most part, started out with a 4:3 aspect ratio and resolutions like 1024×768, 1400×1050, and 1600×1200. In the early 2000s we saw a shift towards the new widescreen...
ET deals: $150 off Dell UltraSharp U2913WM, 29-inch panoramic 21:9 LCD monitor

6 Tips For A Social Media Friendly Logo Design

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With the increasing availability of powerful graphics tools, color schemers, and logo generators, even those of us who are artistically challenged can create a professional looking logo design.  But there is more to consider than simply whether the logo looks good on your website. These days your logo needs to...
6 Tips For A Social Media Friendly Logo Design

Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock

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Acer's Iconia W510 is a 16:9, widescreen Windows 8 tablet with a nicely-designed keyboard dock. When sidled down and locked into said dock, the W5 appears and functions as a small, netbook-sized laptop. Alas, the W5 dock is a pricey option--the $750 W510-1422 and $800 W510P-1406 configurations that include...
Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock
Apple's iPad Mini event: 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display and new Mac Mini also expected

Monoprice to introduce high-end LED display

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Budget-accessory vendor Monoprice.com, known for its inexpensive cables and adapters, will be introducing a line of high-end LED displays with screen quality designed to compete with Apple's $999 Cinema Display, a company representative told Macworld. The first model will be a 27-inch in-plane-switching (IPS) WQHD display with a 16:9...
Monoprice to introduce high-end LED display

LG shows off the EA93 and EA83 IPS monitors

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The EA93 comes with a cinematic flair, offering a 21:9 aspect ratio. [Read more]...
LG shows off the EA93 and EA83 IPS monitors
Next-gen iPhone rumored to have 1136 x 640 resolution, redesigned dock connector
Flickr's new 'justified' view spreads to Favorites page

LG hints at Optimus Vu with 4:3 ratio display

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LG is teasing a new handset on the web, the Optimus Vu, which could make a debut at Mobile World Congress. The handset would be rather unique, and is LG's first to get a 4:3 aspect ratio for its large five-inch, 1024x768 IPS touchscreen. Otherwise, it shoud sport a 1.5GHz,...
LG hints at Optimus Vu with 4:3 ratio display

LG Intuition 'phablet' coming to Verizon on September 6th for $199.99

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Sorry, Samsung (005930): You’re about to get some competition in the market for oversized smartphones. Verizon (VZ) on Tuesday announced that it would start selling LG’s (06657011) five-inch Intuition smartphone on September 6th for $199.99 and a two-year service agreement. The Intuition, with a screen that’s slightly smaller than the...
LG Intuition 'phablet' coming to Verizon on September 6th for $199.99
Croppola recomposes your poorly-framed photos for you (hands-on)
Kindle Fire successor rumored to have 1280 x 800 display, set for Q3 launch

DealNN roundup: refurb. LG 47-inch 3D LED HDTV, now $679

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Today's deals from DealNN include price breaks on HDTVs, iPods, and more. Tigerdirect.com today has lowered the cost of the refurbished LG 47-inch Widescreen 3D LED HDTV, complete with four built-in HDMI ports, maximum image resolution of 1029 x 1080, 16:9 aspect ratio, and 7,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio. Currently featured...
DealNN roundup: refurb. LG 47-inch 3D LED HDTV, now $679

Purported 'iPad mini' display has same aspect ratio as full-size iPad

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New photos claiming to show a display panel for Apple's so-called "iPad mini," with an aspect ratio identical to the screen on Apple's traditional iPad....
Purported 'iPad mini' display has same aspect ratio as full-size iPad
Amazon's 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD: hands-on pictures

Toshiba updates Portege Z835 Ultrabook with Ivy Bridge, renames it the Z935

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Toshiba's getting the most attention today for announcing two new laptops (including one with a bonkers 21:9 aspect ratio), but it's also getting some extra mileage out of its first Ultrabook, the Portege Z835. The company just announced it's refreshing the system with a Core i5 Ivy Bridge processor,...
Toshiba updates Portege Z835 Ultrabook with Ivy Bridge, renames it the Z935
New promo video for ASUS N-Series Notebooks makes us want to hug it out
Exclusive: Galaxy Note II Official Specs, Details, Images
VLC 2.0.2 update includes Retina Display support (and lots more!)

Netflix App Updated To Take Advantage Of Wide Screen iPhone 5, iOS 6

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Netflix teased this update earlier, and now it has delivered full support for the iPhone 5‘s larger screen and new aspect ratio. It’s a change that means users get access to an improved browsing experience, more content on menu screens visible at once, and also fullscreen playback of videos in...
Netflix App Updated To Take Advantage Of Wide Screen iPhone 5, iOS 6

Energy Sistem beefs up its budget i8 slate with Ice Cream Sandwich inside

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Low-cost tablets are a dime a dozen in the Android world, what with no name offerings from Ainovo to budget stalwarts like Archos. But there's always room for more competition and Energy Sistem seems intent on elbowing its way to a prominent place at the bottom. A mild update...
Energy Sistem beefs up its budget i8 slate with Ice Cream Sandwich inside
LG's 5-inch 1080p smartphone display goes far beyond Retina pixel density
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