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OnePlus Announces SoC for CyanogenMod-powered 'One'
Mar 5, 2014 - in News
The OnePlus One will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 SoC.
Audience MQ100 And eS700 Series Sensor Coprocessors
Feb 24, 2014 - in News
Audience introduces two new revisions to their sensor processor family: the MQ100 Motion and earSmart eS700 series. Using proprietary CASA technology that models human hearing, the company aims to improve sensing and environmental awareness.
Intel Reveals XMM 7260, XMM 7160, & M.2 4G LTE Modems
Feb 24, 2014 - in News
Last year’s XMM 7160 was Intel’s first LTE 4G CAT 4 modem, with 15 bands it covers most of Europe and North America at 150 Mb/s. This year, Intel introduces the XMM 7260 CAT 6 LTE-Advanced modem, supporting 22 bands at 300 Mb/s, all under one global SKU.
MediaTek MT6595: 8 Cores, Cortex-A17, PowerVR Rogue, LTE
Feb 11, 2014 - in News
Chinese chipset maker MediaTek has announced a new SoC for smartphones and tablets that promises to take the company into new markets. The octo-core MT6595 features big.LITTLE ARM Cortex-A17, PowerVR Rogue Series 6, H.265 UHD video, 802.11ac, and LTE.
Rogue Squadron: Imagination Technologies PowerVR Series6X
Jan 7, 2014 - in News
So, a new Consumer Electronics Show is upon us, and with it a new set of revisions to Imagination Technologies' PowerVR Rogue GPU core - as made famous in last year's Apple A7 SoC.
Samsung Galaxy Gear Tops 30% Return Rate
Oct 29, 2013 - in News
The Samsung Galaxy Gear is rumored to have return rates of over 30%, according to Geek.com.
Domino's UK Uses RC Helicopter to Deliver Pizza
Jun 5, 2013 - in News
And you thought ordering via the Xbox was cool...
MIT Researcher Creates Glowing, Alcohol Tracking Ice Cubes to Help Prevent Drunken Escapades
Jan 13, 2013 - in News
This is certainly a nerdy way to keep track of your drinks...
Apple Cuts Price of Thunderbolt Cable, Adds Shorter Option
Jan 11, 2013 - in News
If you've been thinking about buying a Thunderbolt cable, this might be the best time.
World's Thinnest E-Ink Watch Meets $200K Goal in Less than 48 Hours
Jan 10, 2013 - in News
Yes, it's another e-ink watch. But what's impressive about it is its sleek design...
Pebble Smartwatch Shipping Jan. 23rd, CEO Explains Delays
Jan 9, 2013 - in News
The Pebble Smartwatch is finally shipping.
FCC Asks FAA to Allow Greater Use of Gadgets During Flights
Dec 10, 2012 - in News
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is urging the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to extend the permissible use of gadgets on flights.
Chinese Hospital Offers Handsfree Sperm Extraction Device
Sep 29, 2012 - in News
The Zhengzhou Central Hospital in Nanjing, China, announced a new and rather unique therapeutic device that is designed to treat infertility in patients.
Brookstone Sells Wi-Fi Enabled Cufflinks for $250
Sep 16, 2012 - in News
The perfect gadget for the stylish techie!
LG Researchers Create Wire-Like Batteries
Sep 6, 2012 - in News
LG scientists create rugged cable-shaped batteries that can be coiled and knotted.
Deals July 19: Netgear Push2TV Wireless Receiver $33
Jul 19, 2012 - in News
Allow our hottest deals from LogicBuy to ease your gadget itch.
IKEA's Uppleva TV Hits Europe, Receives First Review
Jun 21, 2012 - in News
The Uppleva hits European stores as first reviews hit the web.
Scientists Made a Virus That Can Charge Your Batteries
May 18, 2012 - in News
Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have found a way to exploit the harmless kind of organisms that usually make you sick to charge your gadgets.
Scarlet Red PlayStation Launching April 27 (Update)
Apr 17, 2012 - in News
Graphene Supercapacitors Can Charge Up to 1000x Faster Than Today's Batteries
Mar 26, 2012 - in News
Electrochemical capacitors, commonly called supercapacitors, have recently gained some attention as potential battery replacements.
Samsung's 55-inch OLED TV Launching This Spring
Feb 14, 2012 - in News
Slim, sexy, and scheduled for landing in just a few months' time.
InfiniTV 4 USB Turns a PC Into Cable Set-Top Box
Oct 27, 2011 - in News
The InfiniTV 4 USB device is out to replace your cable box using Media Center on Windows 7.
Netgear Intros Dual-Band 450Mbps Router, NeoTV
Sep 14, 2011 - in News
NETGEAR launched both a dual-band Wireless-N router and a gadget that turns your TV into a connected "smart TV."
Tom's Hardware Launches in Denmark
Aug 3, 2011 - in News
A hardware enthusiast site for Danes.
AMD Tells Girls How to Attract a Geeky Boyfriend
Sep 23, 2010 - in News
AMD is taking time out to dish out advice to women eager to land themselves a geek to love.
Dell's Streak MID Disassembled and Photographed
Aug 19, 2010 - in News
Teardowns are always fun to look at, and this one is no exception. However, it is a little bit different in that this is a smartphone teardown like no other. What you're looking at are the insides of the Dell Streak.
Verizon's Droid X Get's Disassembled
Jun 25, 2010 - in News
We've already seen pictures of the iPhone 4 torn asunder but what about the latest Android device from Verizon?
iPhone 4: Who Needs the iPad Now?
Jun 8, 2010 - in News
With the iPhone 4 out of the bushes, does the iPad still have a place? Did it ever?
New Belkin 802.11n Router Features Torrent App
Apr 1, 2010 - in News
Belkin's new wireless routers enlists the help of various apps focused on torrents, network printing, and more.
DISASSEMBLED: Nintendo's DSi XL
Mar 29, 2010 - in News
A look at the guts of Nintendo's DSi XL.