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Apple's New Lightning Connector Skirts EU Environmental Agreement

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Apple seems to be following the letter of the law of a 2009 European Union agreement designed to reduce environmental waste by standardizing its iPhone connectors to Micro-USB.  But does the iPhone 5's new Lightning connector comply with the spirit of the agreement? The 2009 agreement specifically urges signatories to...
Apple's New Lightning Connector Skirts EU Environmental Agreement

Portable Wi-Fi hotspots and the Windows XP 'no certificate' problem

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Rhys wants a 'travel router' to for hotel rooms, while Paul has run into problems logging on to hotel Wi-Fi networksI'm looking for a portable router that can be used in hotel rooms and houses where there is wired broadband but no Wi-Fi. I would also like to be able...
Portable Wi-Fi hotspots and the Windows XP 'no certificate' problem

Yota introduces Ruby LTE hotspot with e-ink display at CTIA 2013 (hands-on)

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Remember Yotaphone, the twin-display Android smartphone (color LCD in front, e-ink in back)? Today at CTIA in Las Vagas, Yota devices, the company behind the innovative handset, introduced Ruby, a sleek LTE hotspot with a small e-ink screen. We don't usually get too excited about such devices, but Ruby...
Yota introduces Ruby LTE hotspot with e-ink display at CTIA 2013 (hands-on)

The answer to all our Windows 8 dreams: The Ivy Bridge Asus Transformer Book

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If you’ve ever looked at an Asus Transformer and wished that it was slightly bigger, had an x86 processor, and ran Windows, I have good news: At Computex in Taiwan, Asus has unveiled just that. Dubbed the Transformer Book, this isn’t some wimpy Atom-powered thing either: This Transformer will ship...
The answer to all our Windows 8 dreams: The Ivy Bridge Asus Transformer Book
Vizio Co-Star hands-on: take a chance on Google TV at $99?
Rumor Patrol: The Lowdown On Upcoming Apple Gear
Vizio's $99 Co-Star Google TV now available for pre-order, shipping August 14th

Dell's Latitude 10 tablet, OptiPlex 9010 all-in-one and Latitude 6430u Ultrabook all available now

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Remember last month when Dell announced an all-in-one, Ultrabook and dockable 10-inch tablet, all aimed at enterprise users? Well, they've finally gotten some proper prices, and are now up for sale on Dell's site. Starting with the Latitude 10 Windows 8 tablet, it starts at $650 -- about right...
Dell's Latitude 10 tablet, OptiPlex 9010 all-in-one and Latitude 6430u Ultrabook all available now

Apple Rumor Patrol: Fatter, Faster iPad 3, Later iPhone 5, MS Office For iPad

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iPad 3 FatterNextMedia has gotten ahold of what they're saying is an iPad 3 rear shell, and photos of this thing are all over the web. It's consistent with previous rumored hardware, but for the first time it gives a true sense of what the iPad 3 will look and...
Apple Rumor Patrol: Fatter, Faster iPad 3, Later iPhone 5, MS Office For iPad

Utopia: USB power sockets on every wall

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The nationwide electrical grid is probably the most important feat of modern engineering — but actually dealing with that electricity through power cables, plugs, transformers, and sockets is the biggest bane of my life. Whether I’m plugging in a smartphone, managing the battery life on my laptop, connecting my breakout...
Utopia: USB power sockets on every wall

Invoxia unveils the AudiOffice, a $299 speaker dock for iDevices

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The last time we heard from Invoxia, the company was showing off a desktop VoIP phone with iPad and iPhone docks, allowing you to use the familiar iOS interface to manipulate all the phone's controls -- mute, volume, speakerphone, et cetera. As Mobile World Congress kicks off, the company's...
Invoxia unveils the AudiOffice, a $299 speaker dock for iDevices
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