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Remote control: why is turning on the TV still so hard?
Sony Slims Down PlayStation 3, Plumps Up Storage

Phone! SMS! No, I want WiFi on all my flights

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Connectivity in offices, home, cafes, trains, parks, cars and planes — I say bring it on. I have already shifted most of my life to the “cloud,” and it is not much of a surprise that I am a shameless believer in connectivity. That is why I am excited about...
Phone! SMS! No, I want WiFi on all my flights
Spuul Launches with a Huge Ambition: Digitizing Bollywood
Computers in the Living Room: Xbox Has Never Been A Game System

Is Ikea's Uppleva all-in-one HDTV entertainment system a game changer?

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Ikea is getting set to sell electronics with a new line of customizable furniture that integrates an HDTV and home-theater set-up. [Read more]...
Is Ikea's Uppleva all-in-one HDTV entertainment system a game changer?
Love for the plug: Alaska Airlines adding power outlets to new seats

Where is My All-in-One Connected-HDTV, Apple? [Digital Daily]

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Apple has long described its AppleTV business as “a hobby” and dismissed speculation that it’s considering an Apple-branded television. Indeed, during a February appearance at Goldman Sachs annual tech conference in San Francisco COO Tim Cook reiterated that stance. “We have no interest in the TV market,” he said....
Where is My All-in-One Connected-HDTV, Apple? [Digital Daily]

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (MSFT, AMZN, AAPL, AAPL, YHOO)

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Good morning! Here's today's news: Microsoft announced the Xbox One, a new gaming and entertainment system. Here's everything that's cool about it. Amazon is planning a new headquarters that looks like a giant biosphere. Apple is going to integrate Flickr and Vimeo into the next version of the iPhone's software....
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (MSFT, AMZN, AAPL, AAPL, YHOO)
Live TV on the Xbox One: Microsoft learns nothing from Google TV's mistakes

Nexus 7 Is A Great Remote

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I have been working with a high end audio video installer for over a decade. They have helped me put entertainment systems into a few homes and offices over the years. They have taught me a lot and I have taught them some stuff too. A few years ago, when...
Nexus 7 Is A Great Remote

The Unstoppable Rise Of Mobile Commerce

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Mobile Insights is a daily newsletter from BI Intelligence delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up for a free trial of BI Intelligence today. Tablets And Smartphones Leap To One-Fifth Of E-Commerce Traffic (Monetate)First it was comScore, which reported that U.S. mobile commerce grew 31% in the first quarter of 2013...
The Unstoppable Rise Of Mobile Commerce

Audi A3 with MMI Touch gesture-based entertainment system hands-on (video)

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CeBIT isn't an auto show in the traditional sense, but we are in Germany after all, so we weren't terribly surprised to see Audi roll up with a brand new car. The latest A3 made its worldwide debut today, bringing with it that wheel-based menu navigation interface we saw...
Audi A3 with MMI Touch gesture-based entertainment system hands-on (video)
Chrysler fuels competition and consumer choice with the addition of Pandora, Slacker Radio, and iHeartRadio

Eedoo CT510 motion gaming console raises Chinese ire at $600

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A recent Lenovo investment, Eedoo, is drawing criticism for the upcoming launch of China's first mainstream motion gaming system, the CT510. Pitched as a family entertainment system, the system is conspicuously like Microsoft's Kinect add-on for the Xbox 360 but is intended more as a general device with HD movie...
Eedoo CT510 motion gaming console raises Chinese ire at $600
How your smartphone can lower your car insurance rates

Is It Worth It To Buy Cheap Gadgets?

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There's a big trend in budget technology because developers believe making tech affordable will help the new generation learn to love computer science. Products such as the $35 mini-computer called Raspberry Pi sold out within a 24 hour span after it appeared on online retailers late last month. Earlier...
Is It Worth It To Buy Cheap Gadgets?

HDHomeRun Prime firmware featuring DLNA streaming comes out of beta

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You'd really like to stream some HD cable TV to a DLNA client from your HDHomeRun Prime, but aren't willing to risk introducing beta firmware into your fully functional entertainment system? We have good news: after a little more than two months of beta, your wait is over. Today's...
HDHomeRun Prime firmware featuring DLNA streaming comes out of beta

A fifth of cars in North America and Western Europe will be app-enabled by 2017, analysts predict

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Twenty percent of cars in the U.S. and Western Europe will by 2017 be app-capable, according to analysts at Juniper Research. That figure refers to the total installed base of consumer cars on the road, not just new cars — the vast majority of which will be sold with such...
A fifth of cars in North America and Western Europe will be app-enabled by 2017, analysts predict

YouTube, Virgin America partner for in-air content deal

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Google's YouTube is taking to the air in its latest bid to supplant traditional television, as content from the Google-owned streaming service will now be featured as in-flight entertainment on Virgin America's flights in the US and Mexico. The partnership will see Virgin making five YouTube channels available on its...
YouTube, Virgin America partner for in-air content deal
Aiming to head off Apple, Microsoft shows off Xbox SmartGlass mobile app and Xbox dashboard update

Xbox One: Microsoft unveils new console that 'changes everything'

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First major relaunch of Xbox since 2005 integrates TV, internet and gaming in what Microsoft describes as 'rocket-science stuff'Microsoft revealed a new Xbox console on Tuesday that not only integrates TV, internet and gaming, but also will measure your heartbeat and recognise your voice.The company said the Xbox One will...
Xbox One: Microsoft unveils new console that 'changes everything'

A metamaterial which could stop electronics from eating the planet

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A new innovation could change the amount of recycled components used in computers, tablets and smart TVsGo into a big electronics retailer such as PC World and you'll find no signs that boast of the percentage of recycled electronic components a laptop or smart TV uses. And it's probably an...
A metamaterial which could stop electronics from eating the planet
New app makes it (somewhat) safer to play with your Android phone while you drive [video]
Not Even a Blackout Can Keep New Yorkers from Buying Apple Products

VEVO partners with Virgin America for a specially produced in flight channel

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Music fans rejoice, getting on a flight no longer means missing seeing your favourite videos as VEVO has just buddied up with Virgin America. The partnership means that there will be a Virgin Produced Channel with VEVO music videos and original programming as part of the in-flight entertainment system from...
VEVO partners with Virgin America for a specially produced in flight channel

Microsoft explains Xbox One's internet connection requirements, confirms support for game reselling

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Today Microsoft unleashed a wave of news relating to its coming Xbox One console, from its name to a slew of hardware specs and coming gaming titles. However, the hour-long event was more taste than meal, with many questions left unanswered. Microsoft, likely realizing that it had left more than a few...
Microsoft explains Xbox One's internet connection requirements, confirms support for game reselling
Italian airline Alitalia adds Motorola Xoom 2 for in-flight entertainment, customer service

Say what? Google is going to do hardware? LOL!

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Google is making an Android-powered entertainment system and will design and sell it under its own brand, according to the Wall Street Journal. This is somewhat like the hit Wifi-enabled music system made by Sonos, a Santa Barbara, Calif.-company. When I read the news, the word that came to mind: Amazing!...
Say what? Google is going to do hardware? LOL!

How Virgin America lets you text a hottie midflight

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A new service from Virgin America empowers you to use the in-flight entertainment system to send a drink to someone you find attractive and to text them, even. A recipe for disaster, surely. [Read more]...
How Virgin America lets you text a hottie midflight
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