Friday, 6 Jan 2012
The Aakash, a tablet that costs less than US$50 to build and easy to deploy, has the potential to connect "the next billion" people from third world countries. Just how popular is it? 1.4 million pre-orders in two weeks. Numbers like that haven't been heard of since the iPad 2 launch.
You already know that Windows 8 allows itself to be navigated in a myriad of ways. You've got touch input, pen input, trackpad input and of course mouse input. Now, thanks to Swedish eye-tracking experts Tobii, we can add eye-navigation into that list as well, with the Tobii Gaze.
The white Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be making an appearance in UK in early February according to UK retailers, Clove and MobileFun.
Fujifilm's debut mirrorless system camera has been leaked - the X-Pro 1 will feature an APS-C sensor and will launch with three native prime lenses. Click for more juicy details.
Similar to NVIDIA's Tegra Zone, Qualcomm's Snapdragon GameCommand gathers games that are optimized for the company's Snapdragon processors. The app will be unveiled at CES 2012 on 10th January with a concurrent launch on the Android Market.
Fitness Technologies today announced the first line of full-day 8 hour Uwater Action Cameras and DX Extreme Dive Lights to be introduced at the CES 2012.
Research in Motion will be showcasing its upcoming BlackBerry 10 operating system at Mobile World Congress 2012. It is unclear whether the company will demonstrate the capabilities of the platform on a device.
Thursday, 5 Jan 2012
At CES 2012, LG will be showcasing its Super Ultrabook series, the LG Z330 and Z430. Both ultrabooks are slated for a global availability sometime in Q1 2012.
Delivering a consistent volume level at all times, the small enclosure is equipped with one HDMI input and one HDMI output that supports 1080p Full HD and all Dolby Digital formats as well as two-channel LPCM audio.
The ZMS-40 combines 96 of ZiiLABS' StemCall media processing cores with four 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A9 CPUs, delivering fluid multi-tasking application and media processing performance.