Acer-Revo-Build_06[IFA 2015] Modular computing might be an idea that could very well catch on in due time, where the level of customization certainly makes life a whole lot easier. Well, Acer has answered the clarion call for modular computing with the Windows 10-powered PC Revo Build Series, where it boasts of an obviously modular design that makes it a snap to customize your machine according to your needs and wants – which will also be limited by your budget too, of course.

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Liquid_Z630_black_06[IFA 2015] Acer would like to beef up their smartphone range with a couple of new releases – namely the Acer Liquid Z630 and the Acer Liquid Z630s. You can be sure that this will not be the same old, same old, as there are innovations such as Acer BluelightShield which have been thrown into the mix, where it controls users’ exposure of blue light from the screen and DTS Studio Sound that ensures your ears get to enjoy high-quality audio performance when it comes to your favorite tunes and movies.
If you happen to make plenty of use of your smartphone’s camera, then both of the above mentioned handsets will be right up your alley, where it sports exposure control that paves the way for you to adjust the exposure and focus independently in order to obtain clear and bright shots, while there is also the Bright Magic photo feature that ensures selfies are always presented in the best lighting conditions.

Read full post →Acer Liquid Z630 And Z630s Smartphones Set To Rock



acer-Chromebook-R11__15[IFA 2015] It looks like the world of Chromebooks are about to get a whole lot more exciting – in fact, what makes the Acer Chromebook R 11 so different from the others is the fact that this is the first convertible Chromebook of its kind, where it is well suited for both work and play. I suppose it is not too far different from Lenovo’s Yoga range which has been around for quite some time already, but for a Chromebook this is certainly different. It can make the transition between four usage modes – laptop,  pad,  display  and  tent  modes, depending on the situation at hand.

Read full post →Acer Chromebook R 11 Does The Convertible Dance


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[IFA 2015] It looks like Acer of Taiwan intend to up the ante where the gaming market is concerned with their brand new Predator 8 gaming tablet at IFA 2015 in Berlin. A tablet used to be just that – a tablet, which is an extension of your smartphone or desktop machine, but it looks like things have gotten a whole lot more interesting with Acer’s Predator 8 gaming tablet.

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Predator 15 G9-591_04[IFA 2015] Acer wants to get things moving with its two gaming notebooks – which have been touted to be the most powerful from the Taiwanese company to date, where it will certainly live up to such a billing. After all, who are we to argue with the inclusion of the 6th generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX980 graphics chipset that has up to 32GB of DDR4 memory, an enterprise level 512GB NVMe PCIe solid state drive, Killer DoubleShot Pro for speedy Ethernet and Wi-Fi connectivity? There is a whole lot more from where that came from, too.

Read full post →Acer Predator 15 And 17 Gaming Notebooks


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[IFA 2015] Being able to bring together both power and style onto a single device can be quite a challenge, but this is one challenge that the folks over at Acer are more than willing to meet. In fact, they have come up with their latest range of Aspire V Nitro Series notebooks, which will see support for the latest USB 3.1 Type-C port thrown into the mix, with the “Black Edition” Aspire V Nitro models supporting Thunderbolt 3 that will see Thunderbolt capability arrive on USB Type-C at mind boggling speeds of up to 40Gbps.

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IFASummit_2015_MWideLast year the IFA+ Summit took place for the first time ever, and due to the success of the event, its organizers have decided to create a second edition event which will be taking place next week. Also dubbed the IFA+ Summit, the event will kick off from the 7th to the 8th of September 2015 in Berlin.

Unlike the actual IFA event itself which is about showcasing a variety of products, prototypes, proof-of-concepts, and so on, the IFA+ Summit will focus on talks held by international speakers who will share ideas, plans, and their vision for the future in the field of transportation, health, Big Data, the home, design, entertainment, and more. Read full post →IFA 2015: IFA+ Summit on 7 and 8 September In Berlin


moto x forceA couple of days ago, it was rumored that Motorola had a new handset in the works codenamed “Bounce”. The idea of naming a handset “Bounce” suggested that it would be a relatively rugged phone and while we can’t be 100% sure if that is the case, a new tweet by @upleaks has revealed a new photo of the device.

While the new photo appears to be similar to the previous leak, it’s hard to tell what is the difference compared to previous Motorola handsets that would make it more durable. From what we can tell it looks like a regular design, versus other rugged handsets we’ve seen in the past where OEMs have built bumpers around the edges to make it more durable. Read full post →New Moto X Force “Bounce” Photo Leaked


Sony-Xperia-Z5-family_1We have been hearing rumors about the Sony Xperia Z5 for a while now and come IFA 2015, we expect that Sony will be taking the wraps off the device, thanks to the various teasers Sony has posted on Twitter. That being said, new photos of the handsets have surfaced thanks to Dutch website nu.nl (via Xperia Blog).

These photos appears to be part of a hands-on series of the device and as you can tell, there are a trio of devices in the photos. According to the rumors, the Sony Xperia Z5 will actually be a family of three different handsets. There will be the regular Sony Xperia Z5, the smaller Xperia Z5 Compact, and the larger and more powerful Xperia Z5 Premium (which in the past has gone by the name “Plus”). Read full post →New Sony Xperia Z5 Hands-On Photos Surface


In the past we have talked about how drones could be used for more than just photography or videography, at least on a consumer level. In fact there has been ideas tossed out in the past that suggests that drones could one day be used as personal transportation devices, and it looks on YouTube, one user decided to put that to the test.

In the video above, YouTuber Gasturbine101 basically cobbled together a swarm of drones and created some kind of super drone swarm where their combined efforts actually managed to lift him up into the sky for a brief moment. Of course this contraption won’t be letting him fly over houses. Read full post →Swarm Of Drones Lifts Man Into The Sky For A Brief Moment