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Permission to Procrastinate: Wait to Get a New Laptop

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If you’re thinking of buying a new laptop this spring, my advice is to think again. Unless your laptop is on its last legs and you have to move quickly, there are compelling reasons to wait until at least the summer, and probably the fall, to buy a new machine,...
Permission to Procrastinate: Wait to Get a New Laptop

Xbox One: hands-on with controller and Kinect

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We get some one-on-one time with the new Xbox joypad and the revitalised version of the Kinect motion tracking technologyYou can't trust the internet. Prior to the Xbox One launch event, there were rumours the controller would be a wildly different beast, perhaps with its own touch pad in response...
Xbox One: hands-on with controller and Kinect
Apple and RIM hit with patent suit for “drag,” “tap” and “scroll”

Samsung Smart Touch Remote and keyboard (hands-on video)

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Samsung would like to dispel the notion that it is 'getting rid of the remote' by showing off two new touch-pad devices. [Read more]...
Samsung Smart Touch Remote and keyboard (hands-on video)

Sixteen new plasma TVs from Panasonic for 2013, none that break into larger classes

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The new 2013 lineup of Panasonic plasmas will be available starting in February, with 16 new models ranging from 42-inches to 65-inches -- nothing to compete with the 70 and up LCDs. The new flagship series is the ZT60. Only available in 60 and 65-inches, it is the only...
Sixteen new plasma TVs from Panasonic for 2013, none that break into larger classes

Sony’s new Google TV devices now available for pre-order, will launch July 22 in UK [Video]

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Sony’s latest Google TV devices, which unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, are now available for pre-order and will hit stores July 22. According to the Sony blog: The NSZ-GS7 Internet Player is a set-top box that you can hook up to your TV. The  NSZ-GP9 is a Internet Blu-ray Disc...
Sony’s new Google TV devices now available for pre-order, will launch July 22 in UK [Video]
New PlayStation 4 details emerge: 8-core AMD 'Bulldozer' CPU, redesigned controller and more

Windows 8: Not for Old-at-Heart PCs

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[ See post to watch video ] If you’re thinking of upgrading your PC to the new Windows 8, be prepared for hassles and disappointment, especially if the computer is more than a year or two old—even if it technically meets the basic requirements to run the new version. I...
Windows 8: Not for Old-at-Heart PCs
Google Glass lead says project is still a work in progress

Apple Has Patented A MacBook Touchpad That Lights Up (AAPL)

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A new Apple patent was published today that reveals the company's investigations into illuminated touchpads on MacBooks, reports Apple Insider. It's not meant just for lighting up the touchpad in a dark environment, but could also "give other feedback related to how the touch pad is being used." Apple Insider...
Apple Has Patented A MacBook Touchpad That Lights Up (AAPL)

The week ahead: E3 2013, a mammoth festival of mainstream games culture

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The interactive entertainment industry descends on Los Angeles for four days of consoles, games - and very loud noisePicture for a second being locked in a teenage boy's bedroom for three days - except this bedroom is occupied by 30,000 teenage boys and they're listening to loud and terrible rock...
The week ahead: E3 2013, a mammoth festival of mainstream games culture

Apple's 25 Granted Patents Include Apple TV & Future ID App

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The US Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of twenty-five newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In our first report of the day we covered a wild patent that detailed a wide variety of technologies ranging from a future TV system right through to a signature touch...
Apple's 25 Granted Patents Include Apple TV & Future ID App
Roomba 790 comes with wireless remote control for $699.99
BMW updating ConnectedDrive with multitouch control, 3D maps, and an LTE hotspot

Apple Invents New Touch Pad Electrode Design & Diamond-Like Carbon Coating to Help Keep Battery-Powered Devices Cooler

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Last week we learned about Apple inventing an all-new touch sensor panel that would support larger displays like those found on a MacBook Air or Pro. Today, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals yet another major touch related invention relating to an...
Apple Invents New Touch Pad Electrode Design & Diamond-Like Carbon Coating to Help Keep Battery-Powered Devices Cooler

DealNN roundup: JBL OnBeat Wireless Speaker/Dock, now $99

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Today's deals from DealNN include price breaks on speaker systems, laptop stands, and more. Woot.com has now lowered the cost of the JBL OnBeat Air Wireless Speaker/Dock, complete with built-in touch-pad controls, composite video output, and support for connecting to computers or laptops via USB. Currently featured at DealNN, the...
DealNN roundup: JBL OnBeat Wireless Speaker/Dock, now $99
Google TV remote patent reveals Siri-like, location-based voice navigation for live television

Sneak Peak: Is this Apple’s new desktop touch pad?

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Sneak Peak: Is this Apple’s new desktop touch pad?

Sometimes They're Tablets, Sometimes They're Not

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[ See post to watch video ] Microsoft’s new Windows 8 operating system is a combination of two very different user interfaces, with each best used in a different way. While the whole system is touch-enabled, only the Start Screen, with its own tablet-type apps, is fully optimized for a...
Sometimes They're Tablets, Sometimes They're Not

Samsung unveils new remote with Siri-like voice controls and touch support

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Samsung has developed a new universal remote control for its televisions and home theater accessories that ditches dozens of buttons in favor of Siri-like voice command support and a touch pad. As Apple reportedly readies an assault on the TV industry, established vendors such as Sony, LG and Samsung...
Samsung unveils new remote with Siri-like voice controls and touch support

Sony slashes the price of both the 3G and WiFi PlayStation Vita to 19,980 yen in Japan

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The president of Sony Computer Entertainment Japan (SCEJ) has announced a price drop for the PlayStation Vita starting on February 28th, following relatively poor sales and a lack of exclusive or compelling titles. As noted by Engadget, the premium version of Sony’s handheld console – which supports both WiFi and 3G...
Sony slashes the price of both the 3G and WiFi PlayStation Vita to 19,980 yen in Japan

Gadgetwise Blog: A Padlock People Might Want to Steal

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The Master Lock 1500eDBX DialSpeed has a light-up electronic touch pad face instead of a spinning dial, unlocking with a combination of up, down, left and right clicks....
Gadgetwise Blog: A Padlock People Might Want to Steal

Yoga PC Flips and Bends, but as a Tablet, It's Clumsy

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Windows 8 presents a dilemma for PC makers. It contains two very different user interfaces: a touch-oriented, tablet-like one with clusters of tiles, full-screen apps and an on-screen keyboard; plus the traditional Windows desktop and apps, which are best used with a mouse or a touch pad and physical keyboard....
Yoga PC Flips and Bends, but as a Tablet, It's Clumsy

Here's Why Windows 8 Is Shaping Up To Be A Giant Bomb For Business Users (MSFT)

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With every passing week, the feeling about Windows 8 is that it's going to be another Microsoft Vista. That's code for big expensive flop. Loads of reviews have been written about Windows 8, including ours. Some loved it. Some hated it. But they all say the same thing: Windows 8...
Here's Why Windows 8 Is Shaping Up To Be A Giant Bomb For Business Users (MSFT)

Hardworking Tablet With PC Chops

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I am writing this paragraph on a tablet in a coffee shop. That’s no big deal. As I look around, I see several people working on Apple iPads. But the tablet I’m using is very different—historic, actually. It’s the first personal computer made by Microsoft, a company determined for decades...
Hardworking Tablet With PC Chops
New promo video for ASUS N-Series Notebooks makes us want to hug it out

SATA based Android – Convert any laptop with this drop in PCB board

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Android runs on everything! Though, it’s admittedly tougher to run on some things, of which the most common target are PCs. Those of us wanting to experiment in that department have typically found our way to projects like Android x86, which by the way has ICS development builds underway...
SATA based Android – Convert any laptop with this drop in PCB board

Making Sense of All the New Laptop Flavors

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Just when you thought it was safe to shop for a new laptop, a fresh problem stands in the way of laptop buyers: confusion. The shelves are now filled with shiny new PCs and Macs running revamped operating systems, but it’s suddenly more complicated to choose a new laptop, especially...
Making Sense of All the New Laptop Flavors

Flip, Slide and Touch: New Machines for a New OS

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To take full advantage of Microsoft’s new Windows 8 operating system, which integrates touch-screen functionality, a variety of PC manufacturers are offering new touch-enabled devices that are designed to run it. I broke the machines down into four categories: traditional laptops with touch screens; laptops that convert into tablets by...
Flip, Slide and Touch: New Machines for a New OS

Exit the mouse, enter the touch pad

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Will your mouse be replaced by a standalone touch pad? Apple, HP, and others are betting on it. [Read more]...
Exit the mouse, enter the touch pad
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