01/26/2012, Good news for those living in Japan, if you’ve been meaning to hop aboard the ebook bandwagon, you might be interested in checking out Toshiba’s latest e-reader offering which ought to give customers an alternative to Sony’s own e-reader products. Dubbed the Toshiba BookPlace DB50, the e-reader will be linked to Toshiba’s own BookPlace store which might be familiar to some as it is currently available on both iOS and […]
01/23/2012, LG and Samsung 55” OLED TV, At CES, both LG and Samsung have committed to commercialize large-size OLED televisions by the end of the year. While no pricing has been announced yet, the rumored price is said to be hovering around $8000. We don’t know how close this is to reality, but it’s fair to assume that most people won’t be able to afford one the first models. Fortunately, OLED […]
01/18/2012, At the recently concluded CES 2012, Toshiba paraded a fair number of new gadgets in addition to prototypes – and one of them is this waterproof tablet which can also be powered sans wires. It resided inside an aquarium most of the time on the showfloor, to show to the world just how its internal hardware is dammed up against any leaks. Toshiba came about this tablet by prototyping one […]
01/17/2012, Toshiba demonstrated their TransferJet technology at the recently concluded CES 2012, and just in case you have no idea on what TransferJet is all about, this is a new protocol for transferring data across devices without having to be tethered by another cable. Great, you say – another wireless protocol, which is just what we need considering there is already Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Direct. Wait a minute here, Toshiba’s TransferJet […]
01/16/2012, Looking to get your hands on a notebook/tablet hybrid sort of device? Well it seems that Toshiba has such a device up their sleeves and it was on display at CES 2012 that was held last week. The notebook/tablet hybrid has been dubbed the Portege M930 and will allow the user to swap between notebook mode and tablet mode simply by lifting up the display backwards, then fold it back […]
01/10/2012, [CES 2012] Toshiba appeals to the young crowd with the Camileo Clip camcorder (which was announced at IFA last year), proudly calling it the “ultimate young adventurer’s ideal tool’, where it will cram in a slew of features that are normally available in full-sized camcorders and not in something this diminutive where size is concerned. Of course, to make sure the Camileo Clip is capable of standing up to the […]
01/08/2012, [CES 2012] Toshiba has announced a new Toshiba 7200 (and 6200) Smart TV that is truly the best that the company has come up with in terms of software, design, and image quality (at least, on paper). First, it is obvious that the design has gone to the next level as you can see it with the ultra-thin bezel, which Toshiba calls “bezel-less” design. I used to think that thin […]
01/08/2012, [CES 2012] It was bound to happen sooner or later – a casual camcorder from Toshiba’s famed Camileo line that supports stereoscopic 3D recording. This is what the Toshiba Camileo Z100 3D camcorder was born for, so to speak, where it lets you capture memories in both traditional 2D as well as the more modern 3D format. This Full HD barrel-style camcorder will come with a 2.8″ glasses-free 3D LCD […]
01/08/2012, [CES 2012] Toshiba’s range of entry-level camcorders have always been decent to say the least, and in what seems to be a trend for them in recent years have resulted in new Camileo camcorders being introduced to the masses each year. The Camileo AIR10 camcorder will deliver Full HD recording capability (1080p) which has been the norm for some time already, while throwing in WiFi connectivity so that you can […]
01/05/2012, [CES 2012] The TransferJet technology seems to be having troubles with its transition into the mainstream consciousness of computer users, but that does not mean Toshiba intends to throw in the towel for this close proximity wireless transfer technology. Having announced the diminutive TransferJet LSI in September of 2011, Toshiba is more than ready to start shipping its first samples of the TransferJet LSI to electronics manufacturers. In fact, those […]
12/30/2011, A new tablet has popped up in the benchmark listings on AnTuTu’s website (AnTuTu is a benchmarking app for mobile devices) and this time it belongs to Toshiba. The tablet is listed under the name “Tostab06″ which is similar to the other names that Toshiba has been using for its previous tablets. While it wasn’t explicitly stated that the tablet was running on a Tegra 3 processor, it does list […]
12/20/2011, Remember the Full HD 3D glasses initiative that was formed by Panasonic, Samsung, Sony and X6D? Well it looks like those companies (minus X6D) are back again, this time with Sandisk and Toshiba to form the Next Generation Secure Memory Initiative. The five companies will be creating a content protection technology for flash memory cards such as SD cards and various storage devices.
12/13/2011, Enterprise users in seek of a tablet in Japan will be pleased to know that Toshiba has announced the WT301/D tablet running on Windows 7, a platform that enterprise users seem to favor over more consumer-friendly platforms such as iOS and Android, although we’re guessing that really depends on who you talk to.
12/07/2011, The quest for larger and better quality TVs go on, and HDTV is now so passe. There is a new kid on the block, but too bad it is too future forward since current TV signals that max out at Full HD resolution ain’t gonna be good enough to churn out adequate pixels for the new 4K resolution behemoth that we call the Toshiba Regza 55X3. Not only that, this […]