Friday, 2 Mar 2012
In just about a day, the Windows 8 Consumer Preview has racked up one million downloads. Will this new operating system live up to the hype surrounding it?
Designed in the shape of a cradle, the WCD-800 allows the phone to be positioned vertically or horizontally, so users can make video calls or watch HD movies while charging.
Thursday, 1 Mar 2012
Aimed to make scanning easier, the camera-based document scanner allows anything up to a full A4 page to be scanned.
The US$35 Raspberry Pi single-board computer was launched and was promptly sold out. It was developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation to encourage the teaching of basic computer science in schools.
A lightweight closed-back circumaural headset, the Spirit One weighs 225g and utilizes 40mm mylar/titanium diaphragms, which help deliver a pure sound free of distortion.
Building on its predecessor the DS1511+, the DS1512+ is powered by a 2.13GHz dual-core processor with Link Aggregation, achieving read and write speeds at 200.31Mbps and 194.83Mbps respectively in RAID 5 configuration.
A recent dispute involving a video uploader and Rumblefish brings into question how YouTube manages copyright complaints. Is the current Content ID system the best answer for resolving such disputes?
Co-developed with 12-time world champion Johnathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel, it features a powerful single +12V rail, 100% Japanese 105 degree Celsius capacitors, and a load controlled 140mm double ball-bearing fan with red LEDs which ensure a silent operation while achieving 90% efficiency at typical loads.
Running on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread platform, the PlayXtreme 2 is capable of converting an LED or HD TV to an Internet-enabled one, providing integrated capabilities of the Internet, computer, TV, and media player.
Under this new agreement with SRS Labs, Samsung will have access to broader portfolio of SRS' performance audio solutions designed for implementation on Samsung smartphones and media tablets, including TruGaming.