Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013
Gefen has announced the availability of its DVI ELR (Extra Long Range) Lite extender. This new extender provides a less expensive option for many applications in smaller venues that don’t require the full 100m distance while maintaining the same level of quality.
In addition to launching Bose's first stereo Bluetooth wireless headphones, Atlas Sound & Vision is also introducing the new Bose Companion 2 Series III multimedia speaker system.
The XA25 and XA20 professional camcorders come equipped with a new DIGIC DV 4 image processor and improved HD CMOS Pro sensor, and are streamlined with advanced controls that include the ability to dual-record a shot simultaneously onto two different video formats.
Toshiba has announced a slew of products including Qosmio and Satellite P-series gaming laptops, Satellite S40 series laptops for everyday use, Portégé Z10t Ultrabook, Excite Pure / Write tablets running on the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean platform, Canvio Connect portable hard drives, palm-held Camileo X150 Full HD camcorder, and a USB Mobile LED Monitor.
With all the big news yesterday about iOS 7 (Control Center! Automatic app updating! A Settings app icon that looks like a stove!), here are some little iOS 7 details you might have missed.
AMD has unveiled its new FX-9590 processor with a turbo clock speed of 5GHz. The eight-core CPU boasts of the improved 'Piledriver' chip architecture, and it comes unlocked so as to allow for overclocking.
Fujifilm and Panasonic have announced the joint development of a brand new organic CMOS image sensor with expanded dynamic range and increased sensitivity. The companies will promote the application of this new sensor to a range of products including security cameras, mobile devices and digital cameras.
Atlas Sound & Vision has introduced the first stereo Bluetooth wireless headphones from Bose - the AE2w Bluetooth headphones, joining the Bose Around-Ear family of AE2 and AE2i headphones.
Leica has officially announced the X Vario, a compact camera with a 16.1MP APS-C sensor and 18-46mm (28-70mm in 35mm equivalent) f/3.5-6.4 lens. The camera comes with a 920k dot 3" LCD, and an optional electronic viewfinder is available. Pricing is, as always with Leica, an eye-watering US$2850.
Google has just announced the acquisition of Waze, a social mapping and navigation app that features real-time traffic data provided by its users. While Google did not disclose the purchase price, the New York Times reports that the deal is in the region of US$1 billion.