08/26/2011, Going wireless is definitely the lifestyle of choice for many people these days, taking into account the sales of Bluetooth devices as well as Wi-Fi enabled gizmos. Well, the playGo USB device from Bicom will do its bit to liberate you from being tethered to a computer or TV. At $450 a pop, it will come with a transmission unit that will hook up via a microUSB connection to your […]
08/22/2011, Getting stuck in a traffic jam is no fun for anybody – but good thing there are different ways being conjured up to help motorists reach home faster – and safer, of course. Bluetooth connectivity might be the next big thing when it comes to fighting traffic congestion – where real-time data will be snatched directly from Bluetooth devices along a network of sensors, according to how Houston’s cutting edge […]
08/03/2011, Verbatim has just announced the release of its latest computer peripheral – the Ergo Mouse. Designed to be extremely comfortable, this stylish looking mouse is curved at the right places, with a convenient thumb support for you to place your thumb when you are using the mouse. It also features a rubberized grip so the mouse doesn’t accidentally slip out of your hands while you’re gaming or just using it […]
08/02/2011, Who would have thought that one day, the average, ordinary light bulb could actually be used to transmit data instead of just lighting up the entire room? Yes, that’s right, as German scientists over at the Heinrich Hertz Institute managed to take light bulb networking technology to a totally different level. White LEDs managed to hit a top speed of 500Mbps earlier this year, but over the past half year […]
07/15/2011, Unsatisfied with the tiny speakers on your iPad tablet, but don’t want to resort to using headphones when listening to music? Well, there are plenty of aftermarket solutions to the problem. One of them is the recently released foxL v2 Bluetooth for iPad wireless speakers from Soundmatters. What sets this speaker system apart from the crowd is its small size which makes it suitable for travelling and its touted superior […]
07/12/2011, We had previously written about Elecom’s Rinkak’s mouse, and to be honest after seeing what Elecom had to offer, we weren’t exactly surprised with their latest offering – the Elecom Oppopet mouse, that features a wireless receiver that can be plugged into the back of the mouse for storage, and also make it resemble an animal. As pictured above, the wireless receivers come in a variety animal tails – a […]
06/28/2011, The folks over at American Audio and Video have just announced that the rCube portable high-end iPod/iPhone/iPad sound system from Arcam is now on sale at select Magnolia Audio Video outlets in the country. The SVI Trade winner for “best iPod dock”, the rCube is one sweet looking device. In addition to looking good, the device performs as well, delivering hi-fidelity sound that are streaming from Apple devices and computers. […]
06/28/2011, For all the gadget lovers always connected to the internet from any kind of device (smartphone, tablet, laptop, TV and soon the fridge), the network speed is a huge deal. Today, thanks to WiGig Alliance, we are very happy to announce that multi-gigabit wireless connection will soon be accessible from our most beloved next-gen gadgets. According to the WiGig Alliance (the info was provided during our briefing), the theoretical speed […]
06/21/2011, Right now if we want to play music from our phones to external speakers wirelessly, it’s quite a troublesome process. We have to load up the app, pair the speakers with our phones and then start playing the music. Well, the folks over at Nokia have managed to make things easier – with the use of NFC technology. At the Nokia Connection 2011 event today, Nokia showed off the Nokia […]
06/20/2011, Logitec Japan, not to be confused with Logitech, has recently unveiled their new set of Bluetooth wireless speakers for smartphones and what makes it so great is that it will work with pretty much any smartphone or tablet that has Bluetooth capabilities. It comes in at a rather compact size of 215 × 52 × 75mm but promise to deliver a huge sound power output of 7.5W + 7.5W. The great […]
06/17/2011, There seems to be quite a bit of steampunk peripherals popping up these past few days. We have the steampunk inspired laptop, followed by the steampunk inspired audio player, and then the steampunk inspired smartphone, and now we have the steampunk inspired mouse which we think would go great with all the mentioned devices above.
06/17/2011, Samsung has just announced a trio of unique Bluetooth headsets that will be sold from its website and at T-Mobile retail outlets and online store. Called the HM3700, HS3000 and HM1700, each headset is different from one another and is designed with different users in mind. The HM3700 is a Bluetooth headset that works as a communication device as well as a headset for you to listen to music with. […]
06/16/2011, Wireless data transmission is one of the greatest forms of battery drain in our mobile devices, but it looks like things are about to get better. The folks over at Renesas Electronics Corporation have developed a near-field wireless communication technology that can transmit data without using any battery. The wireless data can even be sent to Bluetooth and WiFi-compatible devices.
06/13/2011, Verizon Wireless and Payfone have just announced that they will be working together to bring a new mobile payment system to Verizon Wireless customers. Though details are scarce at the moment, they mentioned that the service will allow Verizon Wireless customers to make online purchases from their smartphones, tablets and PCs through numerous payment methods, including charging purchases to their monthly wireless statements or using traditional payment methods through financial […]