06/30/2011, GPS navigation systems for cars start starting to become more and more popular, whether you decide to go with the actual hardware or go with an app such as TomTom, the fact of the matter is that GPS is starting to become more accessible. So much so that Mitsubishi Electric has decided to add a few new features in their new car navigation system, the NR-MZ50.
05/23/2011, Cydle knows that the iPhone is one multi-purpose and talented device, offering an app for nearly everything under the sun that you can think of (and then some), which is why they intend to expand the smartphone’s repertoire to include portable TV capability with the i30 case. The i30 case will come with an antenna that receives ATSC digital TV signals, letting you watch free, live TV on your iPhone […]
04/13/2011, It seems that you cannot escape from the consumption of media wherever you turn, and it has pervaded all platforms including the mobile one. Of course, the cause is helped with devices such as the Hauppauge PCTV Broadway 2T, where it is capable of streaming TV to any iOS-powered device, Mac or PC without the need for a 3rd party app. Android users who are feeling left out in the […]
06/28/2010, The folks over at Sharp should be all smiles at the moment, as the company has just announced that it has managed to reduce the size of its digital TV tuner component, making it about 70 percent smaller, and about 50 percent thinner than the previous model, with Sharp touting it as the world’s smallest digital TV tuner. Aside from its size, the company has managed to reduce the number […]
06/03/2010, The Compro U680F DVB-T TV tuner has been touted to be the smallest in the world at point of publishing, where it not only offers TV pictures but also DAB and DAB+ digital radio alongside standard FM. Playing nice with standard definition and HD TV, do keep in mind that this is not compatible with DVB-T2. Apart from that, it comes with a desktop gadget for Windows Vista and Windows […]
03/16/2010, Diamond has rebadged the ATI TV Wonder 750 USB dongle for the masses, where this nifty device is more than capable of letting you store a high-bitrate HD quality video for future viewing sans ads after a removal process. Granted, this is rather rare since most folks are more than happy to subject themselves to the wonders of Hulu and Netflix, but we guess there is still a small group […]
01/13/2010, Elgato’s latest EyeTV One TV tuner for both Mac and Windows have hit the market, where it relies on USB to hook up to your machine while providing you with the ability to watch as well as record HDTV channels broadcast over-the-air without costing you a penny. Among the other features include a coaxial plug for connecting an antenna, a flexible USB extender and EyeTV 3 software to get you […]
09/23/2009, Cresta TV is working on commoditizing TV tuners for laptop computers to the point of making them cheap enough to be integrated on every single laptop in the world (just like webcams are today). How? Simply by moving all the “intelligent” tasks to the CPU (now you know what we bumped into them at Intel’s IDF). The idea could work: CPUs are more than capable of handling the work done […]
07/24/2009, Just because someone is using a netbook doesn’t mean that person should not have access to portable entertainment, right? That’s what MaxLinear and Hauppauge Digital think as they bring forth the MxL5007T TV tuner that was specially developed for netbooks as well as UMPCs. This diminutive product can pick up ATSC TV signals alongside European and other standards such as DVB-T, DVB-H and DTMB. Not only that, it is able […]
06/29/2009, AVerMedia has just rolled out its AVerTVHD Duet dual TV tuner in North America, and it is nice to know that this is a Windows 7-compatible product that is able to handle over-the-air HD Digital TV signals (ATSC) or unencrypted digital cable (ClearQAM). In addition to that, it is also capable of recording a couple of programs simultaneously, or even allow you to record one program while watching another to […]
06/25/2009, Strangely nough, the Dell Mini 10 which comes with an internal digital TV receiver (ATSC) as a $50 option doesn’t seem to be included in the shipments of those who ordered one, and even stranger, the Dell support team has no answer at all, so hopefully they’ll be able to sort this thing out soonest possible.
06/03/2009, Buffalo is back not with another exterior hard drive, but a USB 1Seg TV tuner this time round known as the DH-MONE/U2. Interestingly enough, it will retail for a mere €44 Euros after conversion, and this is despite the fact that Buffalo engineers have done a terrific job in shrinking its size to 30% that of its predecessor, sipping just 140mA of juice whenever it works – perfect for prolonging […]
05/21/2009, There are more news and more options for the Dell Mini Series. First, Dell is going to feature an optional HDTV (ATSC) TV Tuner for about $50. Secondly, a 2GB USB drive with Spider-Man (the movie) with come with select Dell Mini deals. That’s a limited-time offer. There’s also one more color option: Purple, and if you can’t find a good excuse to get one, what about this: the Red […]