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LG-DoublePlay

The dual-screen Kyocera Echo didn't have much success in the market, and Nokia abandoned the split keyboard design they had with the Nokia e70 and the Nokia 6800 family. Unlike the Echo and the e70, the DoublePlay from LG, exclusively available from T-Mobile, will have a 3.5'' main display and a split sliding keyboard with 2'' display. The 2'' [...]

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lark

The problem with alarm clocks is that they wake you up in the middle of a dream, and not just you, but also all the people at your place. Furthermore, alarm clocks don't know if you are already awake or not, and therefore they don't know when to stop the alarm and when to continue [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, iOS, News, Watches and Clocks
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sOccket_Logo

The sOccket is a soccer ball that captures and stores energy while being played. It was developed by four students from Harvard, as a project. They tried to connect two observations they had: (1) kids all over the world are playing soccer and (2) many kids in the undeveloped world don't have electricity at home. [...]

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lytro-logo

Lytro wants to change the way we take photos by introducing the concept of 'living-pictures'. A 'living-picture' is a picture that the viewer can change the focus of it (check out the sample images on Lytro's site). Lytro uses a technology based on (4D) light-field photography, which capture not only the amount of light at [...]

Posted in: Camera Gear, News
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wii-u_and_3ds_game_platform

Nintendo had two successful products, the DS/3DS  and the Wii, with each one of them provides its own benefits. The Nintendo 3D/3DS offers a two screen gaming experience and focuses more on hard core gamers. The Wii, on the other hand, is focused on the broader demographic and has provided more social experience when using [...]

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sony-3d-spilt-screen-dual-view

The jury is still out on the verdict regarding the usage of 3D TV's at home. In the meantime, Sony has showed additional usage for the capability of showing a different image to each eye --- Dual-View. Dual-View enables two players to watch one screen, but to view two different images (instead of the split [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV, Car Gear, News
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Blue-Stack

It seems that all the cool applications these days are for mobile platforms. One of the items in the Google I/O keynote was the announcement of the availability of Angry Birds in Chrome. BlueStacks wants to enable Android Apps to run on Windows machines. Unlike other environments, Android Apps can run side by side with [...]

Posted in: Android, News, Windows Phone
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d_wave_one_system

D-Wave has introduced the D-Wave One, the first quantum computing computer. The processor of the D-Wave One is different from traditional processors, which are based on transistors. The Quantum Computer is based on physics behavior ,and it should be easier to model and solve problems of Artificial Intelligence (Markov Random Field), System Validation and Graph [...]

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concept_iPhone_toaster_alarm

This conceptual product by Michael Kritzer is called the DayMaker. This is an alarm clock, with a place for 2 iPhones and an analog clock in front. When the alarm on one of the iPhones rings, the iPhone jumps like a bread slice in a toaster. You can make it snooze by pressing it down again. In [...]

Posted in: iOS, News, Watches and Clocks
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Samsung_Central_Station

Samsung has recently released 23'' and 27'' SyncMaster displays as part of the Samsung Central Station series (which was first introduced in CES'11). The Central Station uses UWB wireless technology to connect to a laptop, like the Samsung Series 9 that comes with built-in UWB. If your laptop doesn't have a built-in UWB support, you [...]

Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News, Wireless
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segamcom_sixty

Do you remember the phones from the 70's (see the rear left phone in the picture above)? Well, Sagemcom Sixty looks like an old fashion phone, but is packed with today's technology. The Sagemcom Sixty is a wireless DECT phone, with a  built-in answering machine, phone book and a touch panel to display in coming [...]

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VO_sub_landscape

Richard Branson who is known for the Virgin Galactic space travel program, has decided to launch another project: Vigin Oceanic. The goal of this project is to go where no man has gone before, the bottom of the ocean. To be more precise, they plan to dive to the 5 lowest points in the oceans, [...]

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thirdrail_battery_iphone

ThirdRail has introduced a product that addresses one of the common issues of the iPhone --- no replaceable battery. The ThirdRail system contains of two elements, an iPhone 4 case and a smart battery. The ThirdRail case is a slim case with a unique feature, you can add a ThirdRail smart battery that will charge [...]

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PreVue

Melody Shiue, an industrial designer of the University of New South Wales Australia won an award for her product design called, PreVue. It is a device that employs latest stretchable display technology over the abdominal region, letting other family members to connect with the fetus. The PreVue gives you the chance to watch the baby’s [...]

Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
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viera_connect

At CES 2011, Panasonic released an SDK to enable applications development for its Viera Connect TV line. The SDK should help to increase the amount of applications available for Viera TVs. Panasonic promises an ease-of-use experience when using applications over IPTV, including sports, games, health and fitness, video-on-demand and others. The first application for 2011, NBA [...]

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idigital_apple_store_israel

Apple is known for its Apple stores, both for the location and the architecture of the stores. In 2008, Apple opened the first store in Israel. Apple is considering a second store and the leading location is Jerusalem. The location is in the new entrance to the city (see picture), next to a first of [...]

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Energizer_wireless_charging_iphone

Energizer joins companies that will support the QI wireless charging standard. At CTIA wireless 2011, Energizer showed several wireless products, including iPhone/iPod sleeve and micro/mini USB  charging adapters. The micro/mini USB charging adapter can turn any gadget to QI wireless charging compatible. Prices and release date are not available in this moment. More details can found here.

Posted in: iOS, News, Wireless
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panasonic_solar_table

The wireless power consortium is trying to drive a standard for wireless charging, called QI wireless charging. The goal is to enable a future where there is no need to connect your gadget to any cable for charging. Panasonic took advantage of the security show in Japan to show a solar power table with QI [...]

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olivetti-olipad-android-tablets

Olivetti is joining a long line of companies that are offering Android tablets. The Olivetti OliPad has a 10-inch (1024 x 600) display, 3G, WiFi, and Bluetooth connectivity. The OliPad has a dual Cortex A9 NVidia processor running Android OS, and also features USB and HDMI ports and a 1.3 megapixel camera. The OliPad will go on sale to [...]

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nintendo_3ds_mariokart

Last year, we reported that Nintendo planned to introduce a new game console that will support 3D displays without the need of special glasses. In the Nintendo keynote at the Game Developers Conference 2011, Satoru Iwata president and CEO of Nintendo announced that 3D content that will be available for the Nintendo 3DS. Beside recording 3D movies [...]

Posted in: Gaming Gear, News
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xtreamer_prodigy

The Xtreamer Prodigy is a next generation Realtek based media streamer with USB 3.0, Card Reader, 256Mb RAM and  512 Mb NAND flash memory, HDMI, an integral IR remote control and room for internal 3.5" HDD (up to 3TB support). Just like previous Xtreamer models it will provide vivid and crisp playback of FULL HD [...]

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thunderbolt

Today Apple updated the MacBook Pro family with next generation processors and graphics, a new FaceTime HD camera and high-speed Thunderbolt I/O technology. The Thunderbolt I/O technology (previously known as LightPeak) is a revolutionary I/O technology that supports high-resolution displays and high-performance data devices through a single, compact port. Featuring two bi-directional channels with transfer speeds up to an [...]

Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News
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webOS for the PC and printers

HP decided to end its ‘Think Beyond’ event with a surprise: webOS is coming to other connected devices, including printers, PCs and some form factors you haven't seen before. HP hasn’t provided any additional details and it plans to do so only in the coming months. Do we think it means that HP plans to release PCs [...]

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Withings, the producer of the WiFi body scale, is going to introduce a blood pressure monitor that connects to any iOS device. The device comes with an iOS application that can display your current pressure reading, while also automatically tracking previous results. The blood pressure monitor is a new addition to the existing medical apps [...]

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IBM's Watson @ Jeopardy

In May 1997, IBM's Deep Blue Supercomputer won a fascinating match with the reigning World Chess Champion, Garry Kasparov. In January 2011, IBM’s Watson handily defeated the two Jeopardy champions during a demonstration round. In February, Watson will compete against Jeopardy champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter over three nights. This is another progress in [...]

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