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PCs, Macs and other “large” computers may seem like the old players in today’s mobile world, but try living without one of those, and you’ll realize that they are still the most comfortable form of computing around.

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PogoPlug Connects Any External USB drive to The Internet

01/07/2009, The idea behind PogoPlug is simple: Plug it on an electrical outlet, then hook it up to your wired Ethernet network. Finally, connect a USB drive to it and voila, you have an internet accessible USB drive. The user will just have to register its drive to...

Sony VAIO P-series: 1.4 pounds 8-inch display with GPS

01/07/2009, [CES 2009] We just got out the Sony press conference and we got our hands on the highly rumored “pocket size” (if you have large pockets) Sony VAIO. Personally, I love the design and I would get one to cover tech conferences. Some people think...

Synaptics Adds Gestures For Its Trackpads

01/07/2009, Since its last September update, Synaptics has been busy adding new gestures to its trackpad driver. This time around, here’s how Synaptics describes the changes (see image above): Two-Finger Scroll for easy window scrolling in both horizontal and...


Samsung Launches a 100GB Enterprise SSD

01/06/2009, Samsung just announced that it has launched a 100GB SSD aimed at the IT/infrastructure market. It can read at 230MB/sec and write at 180MB/sec, which puts it high in terms of performance, but not at the top spot held by Intel’s X25-E SSD (64GB)....

Qosmio X305-Q725, New Mobile Gaming Monster from Toshiba.

01/06/2009, [CES 2009] Toshiba is coming up with a new gaming monster laptop to complete its line of Qosmio X305. Equipped with the new low cost Intel Quad Core Q9000 (30% of the QX 9300’s price), the Qosmio X305-Q725 is going after the top of the line, the...

Case Logic eSlings Swing Into Action

01/06/2009, [CES 2009] Case Logic, purveyor of useful cases to tote around your favorite gizmos wherever you go (useful when you’ve got thousands upon thousands of square feet to cover like in CES), has just unveiled its new eSlings solution that target the...

Logitech G9x Laser Mouse for Gamers.

01/06/2009, [CES 2009] Logitech is coming up with the new version of its famous highly customizable gaming mouse, the G9. The design is exactly the same and from the spec sheets it was hard to tell what is new here. The only new feature that i could spot is the...

Microsoft Talks About Apple Tax, Still Doesn’t Get It

01/05/2009, Who the heck wants to read this? Propaganda PR needs to be quick and easy Microsoft has been talking about the Apple Tax, the notion that users pay an extra premium that they don’t need to, when buying Apple products. So they argue that customers...

HP 2133 Mini Note Runs On Android Too

01/05/2009, Some folks in Canada decided to run the Android operating system on their HP 2133 Mini Note, making the possibility of having Android on netbooks be all the more viable these days. After all, the sales of netbooks have really picked up last year thanks to...

Iomega Home Media Network Hard Drive Launched (NAS)

01/05/2009, Iomega has just launched the Home Media Network Hard Drive, a small network attached storage that is designed to merge your storage in a single location that will serve as a repository for your media files, but also a backup place for files originating...

More Acer Aspire One Leaks

01/04/2009, While Acer did confirm the existence of a larger Aspire One that will be out in Q1 this year, here are more details. It seems as though the 10.1″ Acer Aspire One will not function as a replacement of the current model, but will be a larger evolution...

Lenovo IdeaCentre A600 All-In-One PC and Motion Remote

01/04/2009, The IdeaCentre might be Lenovo’s “star of the show” at CES 2009. This thin all-in one PC has an interesting design in which most of the components are placed into the bottom of the computer, allowing the display itself to appear thinner...

Lenovo IdeaPad Y550, Y450 Laptops

01/04/2009, The Lenovo IdeaPad Y550 and Y450 are smaller siblings of the Lenovo Y650: they are smaller (15.6 and 14″) but share many elements of the same hardware platform. Among the differences: their CPU has less cache memory (that sometimes helps with...