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Beats Tour Review: The Mobile Monster ‘Beats by Dr. Dre’

01/16/2009, A surprising number of people seems happy to spend a relative fortune on a shiny new music player, only to listen with the headphones supplied in the box – a box, mind you, which was usually designed in California, made in China, and is arguably more...

Palm Pre mini Review

01/12/2009, Update 06/05/09: we also tried the final retail version of the Palm Pre in this Review Now that our heads are cool and that we have a little more perspective, it’s time to tell you what we think of the Palm Pre, after having spent a little time with...

Sony Cybershot DSC-G3 Wifi Camera – hands on

01/12/2009, [CES 2009] I got my hands on the famous WiFi camera that Sony launched at CES. I was given an on-screen demo of how easy it is to upload a picture on the main multimedia websites such as Picasa or Youtube from the device’s basic web browser. Note...

Sony VAIO P-series: 1.4 pounds 8-inch display with GPS

01/07/2009, [CES 2009] We just got out the Sony press conference and we got our hands on the highly rumored “pocket size” (if you have large pockets) Sony VAIO. Personally, I love the design and I would get one to cover tech conferences. Some people think...

GeForce 9400M Motherboard GPU Review

12/09/2008, I tested a system equipped with a GeForce 9400M motherboard GPU for about a week and it’s time to share what I think of it. First of all, this review won’t go into all the benchmarking stuff. For that, I’ll give you good pointers at the...

Nokia N97 Hands-On

12/09/2008, I have been able to play with a Nokia N97, Nokia’s first full-display smartphone, and let me tell you that this is the most exciting N-Series phone to date (even if I really like the E71, read review). The first thing that struck me was the...

Voodoo Envy 133 Review

11/21/2008, Now that I have used my Voodoo envy for a few weeks, it’s time to share how it worked for me. Voodoo is a powerful name in PC Gaming hardware, but let’s be clear: this is definitely *not* a gaming machine. The Voodoo envy is an ultra-light...

Hands-on: iRex 1000s e-book.

11/19/2008, [DowJones VentureWire Technology Showcase - EuroTech] I was happy to meet with iRex CEO Hans Brons who was exhibiting his great e-book at the VentureWire Technology Showcase conference. I was impressed by the quality of the 10.2″ display that looks...

Livescribe Pulse Smartpen for Mac

11/17/2008, Finally it is coming for Mac! We already published about this digital pen when it launched at DEMO in February. The Mac version is finally coming, just in time for Christmas and this gadget is one of the Uber10. The Mac Public Beta will be available as a...

Sprint HTC Touch Pro Review

11/09/2008, The HTC Touch Pro was added to Sprint’s online store recently, so it’s probably a good time to publish this Touch Pro review. I have played with the phone for about a week and it’s time to tell you what worked and what didn’t. From...

HP Elitebook 2730P Review

11/06/2008, I’ve been playing with the HP 2730 for a few weeks now and it is time to tell you how it worked for me. The HP Elitebook 2730 is defined by HP as a business product, which means that it was designed to be moved around a lot (meetings, flights, road...

Intel Core i7 and X58 Review

11/02/2008, We got our hands on an Intel X58 motherboard and a Core i7 Extreme edition (3.2Ghz) processor. It has been a while since I had been even mildly excited about a new processor. Intel’s Conroe (in 2006) was probably the last one that got my attention....

Ooma Launches New Features – Quick Review

10/29/2008, Ooma is a one time fee VoIP good looking device that was introduced on the market for the first time in September 2007. Today, Ooma is introducing new features to its Hub and Scout bundle priced at $249.99 for unlimited US calling (low-cost...

Intel X25M Review

10/14/2008,   SSDs were all the hype last year, then the “bubble” popped when tests performed on the Macbook Air showed that the SSD drive did little more than add $1,500 to the computer’s final price. No performance increase, no battery life...