It’s far from surprising, but the trend at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2014) is packing as many pixels as possible into the devices we love. TVs, tablets, monitors, you name it and it is getting a higher resolution screen. That’s great to see in a showroom, but if the prices are astronomically high the average consumer is left wanting what they can’t have. Luckily for us, that’s all changed this week. Let’s take a look at some of the most affordable, pixel-tastic items announced at CES 2014. Read the rest of this entry »
Samsung unveiled lots at CES today. New Ultra High Definition TVs and some new tablets aimed at the pro market. But by far the biggest story was the meltdown that took place when director Michael Bay took the stage. After the teleprompter apparently malfunctioned, Bay was forced to “wing it.” Instead he fumbled his words and excused himself from the stage seconds later. Check it out for yourself above. (Bay arrives at the 57:15 mark)
Samsung’s CES 2014 keynote starts at 2PM PST/ 5PM EST today. Watch the full live stream above. We will update the post with any noteworthy announcements!
Apple released its first generation iPad in 2010. Since then Apple has sold 170 million iPads and changed the way we use computers. Last fall Apple started offering a second model, the iPad mini. On Tuesday Apple announced two new iPads that will be available in time for Read the rest of this entry »
Apple took the stage today and for the first time ever unveiled two new iPhone models, the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c. Both devices will run Apple’s new operating system, iOS 7, which will ship September 18th. The iPhone 5c is Apple’s more budget friendly iPhone while the iPhone 5s is Apple’s top of the line, flagship device. What does each phone offer and which one should you buy? Here’s the rundown on each model. Read the rest of this entry »
Tomorrow is one of the biggest days in the world of tech. Love ’em or hate ’em, Apple will hold their annual iPhone event at their headquarters in Cupertino tomorrow at 10 am PST/1 PM EST. One thing we know for sure is that it will dominate the news cycle tomorrow. For months now the rumor mills have been churning. What do we know, what do we think we know, and what are we hoping for? Let’s discuss. Read the rest of this entry »
IFA 2013 is the world’s largest consumer electronics show. It has taken place in Berlin since 1924, with over 200,000 visitors and exhibitors expected this year. Since 2011 Samsung has been announcing its Galaxy Note series of smartphones at the show. Often dubbed “phablets”, these large screened smartphones have carved out a pretty big niche for themselves. This year was no different. Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 3, along with a new companion smartwatch called the Samsung Galaxy Gear, and Samsung’s 2014 version of the Galaxy Note 10.1. Here are some takeaways from each product: Read the rest of this entry »