11/18/2011, FXI Technologies, a hardware and software startup based in Norway has just demonstrated the world’s first “any screen, connected computing USB device.” Codenamed Cotton Candy, this USB stick allows users to run Android or Linux on just about any screen. It features a USB connector and an HDMI connector (one on each side) which simply plugs into a computer/tablet, Set top box, game console or TV.
11/04/2011, I know, I know, sitting in front of the computer all day long while churning out report after report as well as spreadsheets are not exactly most people’s idea of fun, but as long as it puts food on the table, if you get my drift. Having said that, many of us do end up with a case of tired eyes after a while, and you might want to put […]
11/03/2011, Somewhere deep in the US Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO), there is a filing about a nano-computer designed by NVIDIA. From their description, the computer would roughly be as big as a USB key (40-60 x 10-12 x 5-10mm), but yet powerful enough to be the equivalent of a high-end smartphone.
11/02/2011, Monster and SDJ Technologies have come together to develop a new “Monster Digital” brand that will handle memory storage needs, which seems pretty out of whack considering how Monster’s expertise lies in rolling out high-performance headphones more often than not, although they do make forays into connectivity solutions and consumer electronics accessories.
10/31/2011, If you’re a fan of Transformers, you’ll love these thumb drives from Edgewave Electronics. The thumb drives feature die cast metal bodies shaped into the insignias of the Autobots and the Decepticons. These thumb drives also glow blue when in use, and the can act as bottle openers in addition to their regular jobs of storing and keeping your files safe. While it might be a little late to cash […]
10/31/2011, If you’re planning on holding a Halloween party in your house, why not keep to theme of things and pump scary music through the Skull MP3 Player II by Brando? For those who follow Brando’s products, the Skull MP3 Player II is the successor to the Skull MP3 Player, which featured a more futuristic look with its light-up eyes and everything.
10/27/2011, There are TVs, and there are monitors, but it looks like Acer has plans for some sort of hybrid with TV monitors when they released their M2 Series of displays, and adding to that list are the M222HQML, M242HML and the M272HML and they are expected to make their European debut soon.
10/26/2011, Now here is a special gift which you can get for your geekette – if there is such a word, which would be the FlashHarp USB necklace, merging both fashion and technology in one fell swoop. Basically, this will not only function as a lovely accessory to look at, it is also a USB flash drive for you to stash away data wherever you go, and functions as a working, […]
10/26/2011, If you have need for a secondary display for your laptop, maybe one screen for your word processor and the other for your browser while you do your research, Toshiba has just launched a USB-powered secondary monitor for laptops.
10/25/2011, Buffalo has done their very own set of benchmarks with their latest release, a USB 3.0 PCI add-on card, and have claimed some rather phenomenal results. In fact, we are looking at read/write speeds that are said to go beyond the 300MB/s mark, now how about that? Of course, this is not the only improvement that they have introduced with their latest device, where they have included a quartet of […]
10/24/2011, Just how many ways do you see the standard USB flash drive is going to evolve to – apart from storage size as well as data transfer speed? Well, memory specialist Kingston certainly has an ace up their sleeves this time round with urDrive, where it is capable of turning standard USB flash drives from a piece of passive storage hardware to an engaged, active storage, letting users access and […]
10/24/2011, Can your smartphone actually have enough muscle to function as a full fledged game console? I don’t think so, but perhaps what you see happen to the Galaxy Nexus with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich might be the future – where USB hosting capability could very well see USB gamepads work on the smartphone, and when you have HDMI output thrown into the mix, this might very well end up […]
10/21/2011, For those who spend hours in front of the computer, especially during winter, there’s nothing quite like wrapping a blanket around yourself, enjoy a hot cup of tea whilst happily chatting away with family and loved ones. Well now instead of wrapping yourself in a blanket, you can instead hug a warming cushion while you sit back and enjoy your movie, thanks to these USB Animal Cushions. As the name […]
10/21/2011, It seems that there were whispers going around that the Sony PlayStation 3 has been on the receiving end of another hacking attempt – which comes in the form of a successor to the original PSJailbreak, known as “JB2″. Just like the original hack, JB2 more or less comes in the form of a USB dongle that will need to be plugged in directly into the PS3, compromising the system […]