08/10/2011, We all know that the elderly market isn’t exactly hottest demographic to manufacture technology for, but it’s good to know that there are companies that keep them in mind. One such company is pomdevices, a company that is known for creating devices that allows elderly people to live life independently. Its latest product, the Sonamba is one such device.
04/01/2011, If staring at the numbers on a weighing scale depresses you, how about a picture of something nice like your favorite nephew or dog to make you feel better about it? How about a photograph of an ideal body size you would like to be, or even just a paper with your target weight written on it? The folks over at Hashy Top In have just released a Photo Frame […]
03/23/2011, Chumby has just announced the release of their next generation Chumby digital photo frame, the Chumby8. What sets the Chumby8 apart from other digital photo frames is that instead of only serving up photographs, the Chumby8 also has the ability to connect to the internet (through WiFi), run apps, as well as play music. Over 1,500 free apps have been made available for the Chumby8, letting users personalize the photo […]
02/28/2011, Do you own any digital photo frames, but feel that they are a waste of electricity when you leave them on for nobody to look at? Well the folks over at NIX have come up with a solution to the problem – motion-sensing photo frames. These specially designed photo frames have sensors that can detect if anybody is nearby before it powers itself on to display the photographs stored on […]
12/28/2010, The Kodak Pulse Wi-Fi photo frame was probably one of the cooler gifts for Christmas since it would make sharing pictures to relatives an easy thing to do – just email the frame directly. Of course, since the service itself is linked to Kodak, the bad news is that Kodak’s servers were down since Christmas Eve, taking the emailing feature down with it. It wasn’t immediately obvious that the problem […]
10/27/2010, Nikon is planning to offer a rather interesting Android-powered 3D photo frame over in Japan. The NF-300i features a 7.2-inch display and is capable of converting any image from 2D to 3D, with the 3D image being visible from up to a meter away, not to mention the good news that you won’t need to wear any fancy glasses either. That’s the good news, and the bad news is that […]
10/04/2010, Panasonic’s MW-20 digital photo frame can integrate nicely with your iPhone or iPod Touch to serve as a multimedia docking station, allowing users to either display videos or photos or music stored on the iOS devices using the digital photo frame’s built-in speakers or screen. The 9-inch LCD display on the MW-20 can play any image stored on the device’s built-in 2 GB internal storage or on the Apple devices […]
09/24/2010, Toshiba has a 10-inch wireless digital photo frame that’s on sale right now on Amazon.com for 65% off. Normally retailing for $229.99, the frame could be had for $81.61 and free Prime shipping. The photo frame features 1 GB of built-in storage memory, movie and MP3 playback, memory card support, 802.11g wireless connectivity, USB, and can connect to a Picassa, Facebook, or Flickr online photo album. If you’re interested in […]
05/28/2010, There are so many Android-powered devices on the market nowadays, but many of them such as eBook readers, tablet devices and photo frames to name a few, don’t have mobile phone functionalities. Given a choice, would you want your Android-powered device to be able to make phone calls? The folks over at Iota are trying to offer you just that, with its gadget called Flex. This device, which can be […]
03/26/2010, Considering the many digital photo frames already out there in the market, another one to further increase the competition should be good news for consumers. The Mojito Wi-Fi display by bluelounge functions just like your normal digital photo frame, but with the added functionality that it can play videos as well. To further stand out from the competition, the Mojito can grab content from Facebook, Twitter and other social media […]
01/06/2010, Pandigital’s new Internet-connected photo frame, the Photo Mail LED Digital Photo Frame sports a 3G connection from AT&T, as well as an always-on connection to HP’s Snapfish photo service. With those features in place, the photo frame can automatically show any photos sent to an individually given e-mail address, reflecting that content on a publicly accessible Snapfish web site. If online isn’t your thing, you can always use its 6-in-1 […]
12/17/2009, Digital photo frames seem to be increasing in terms of popularity nowadays, and next up in line is the Transgear TGP-701MG. This photo frame sports a 7-inch display that supports AVI and MOV playback. An interesting feature is MagicSync which allows users to connect to the frame from a mobile handset via USB and access their photos stored on the server. You can check out the Transtechnology site here.
11/12/2009, The iPhone is a handset that is pretty nice to look at all by itself, but what happens when you decide to turn it into your own digital picture frame? That can be accomplished with the Appstand, where $20 will do just that. All you need to do is start the slideshow application, place your iPHone within and you’re good to go. It won’t block your microphone or speaker, while […]
10/22/2009, This Sony DPP-F700 digital frame has a built-in color that can output 6×4″, 300dpi photos in just 45 seconds. The main display is a 7″ LCD screen with a 800×480 resolution. It’s not a touch display, but the buttons on the right side of the frame will let you edit photos and do basic corrections before printing. The photos can come from flashcards (SD, CF, Memory Stick…) or via USB, […]