04/26/2011, Pretty much everybody has a Facebook account these days, and along with their Facebook account is probably a smartphone or a tablet from which to access it from. But is that enough? Well, product designer Steve Murray doesn’t seem to think so. He’s come up with a way to preserve every status update with his invention called The Facebook Box.
03/03/2011, If there’s one thing we’re always keen on seeing, it’s the initiatives that manufacturers take in order to go greener. ASUS has recently come up with an idea to allow consumers to easily reuse the cardboard boxes that their motherboards are packaged in. Instead of giving people a regular box and a waste of material that users simply discard of once they’ve unboxed their motherboards, the boxes can be easily […]
01/19/2011, We all know that Google TV didn’t do too well in the consumer market when it was launched last year. The fact that it had trouble securing online content for its services made it even worse. It didn’t sell very well at all and not many people saw a reason to get it. But unlike other Google services that got the axe if they didn’t perform (Google Wave anyone?), Google […]
01/08/2011, [CES 2011] Looks like stories about Microsoft coming out with their own smart TV box turned out to be true. Over at CES this week, Microsoft has revealed its own set top box TV solution that runs on Windows Embedded Standard (based on Windows 7) and Windows Media center. One of the boxes, REC 7, will be manufactured by Reycom, a Swiss company and will feature a TV tuner, access […]
10/07/2010, We’ve seen various case mods before, and every now and then a strange one surfaces. Next up is a hackintosh machine that’s been crammed into a cardboard box, instead of the usual PC casing. Apparently the user was having an issue getting Adobe After Effects running on a slower Mac, so they purchased some higher specification PC parts on Amazon and assembled it all in the Amazon cardboard box that […]
09/01/2010, The Boxee Box has just been slapped with a $199 price point, and while it will cost an additional Benjamin over the recently announced Apple TV 2, Boxee defends itself by touting that consumers really want the additional features which comes built-in. Oh really, perhaps we will just have to wait and see whether the sales figures reflect such insight, or is it just a marketing ploy? Perhaps in these […]
11/12/2009, Hear ye! Hear ye! The Boxee Box in currently being developed and prepared for commercial release after the launch of the public alpha for Mac/Linux in January at CES earlier this year. Here’s what the blog post has to say about the upcoming Boxee Box. I am very happy to announce we have signed our first partnership with a CE company. At this point we can not say more about […]