The hardware that’s bringing computing everywhere

  • Samsung Must Love Grey's Anatomy

    Because it looks like they plastered Grey’s star Katherine Heigl with a Blackjack all over the place. Not that it’s a bad thing. …and yes, I love me some Grey’s Anatomy. Read More

  • R2-D2 Says Beep Bop Beep Bop

    This is the coolest thing I’ve seen as far as Star Wars gadgets goes. This little R2-D2 is 1/2 scale and is controlled via the Millenium Falcon. It’s dome rotates 270 degrees and his ‘eye’ holds a projector that can project up to an 80 inch screen on the wall or ceiling. A DVD player, iPod dock, stereo speaker system, memory card, USB input, AV input, 11 classic… Read More

  • More Windows Home Server Design Concepts

    The only one of these actually going into production is the HP one (as I stated before), check it out above.
    The white one that looks like a Brita water filter is a concept from Inventec. Also, Microsoft’s working, cylindrical version glows green when everything is working, yellow when there is a problem, and red when it’s down. Wicked nightlights Read More

  • Samsung Releases 2nd Gen Blu-Ray Player

    No surprise here but Samsung has released their second generation Blu-Ray player, the BD-P1200, with enhanced audio and video. Woopaaadeeedooo. They’re already behind the game since LG released their dual format DVD player. Enjoy the eye candy. Read More

  • M-Audio's New AV20, AV30, and AV40 Speakers

    M-Audio invited us to check out their new line of speakers in a sweet hotel suite so the acoustics were proper. I listened to multiple songs from both my iPod and M-Audio’s and the quality of these are great. The low end AV20s cost $99, the AV30s are $129, and the AV40s are $149. The AV30 and AV40 both come with input and output 3.5mm jacks on the front. They’ll be available in about… Read More

  • Windows Home Server: Up Close And Personal

    So check it. I’m at the Waggener-Edstrom blogger lounge at the Venetian and they’ve got the highly-anticipated Microsoft Windows Home Server. This cylindrical, glowing piece of machinery is basically an easy to use, plug ‘n play server for the family. You can share all your movies, pictures, music, files, etc. with up to 10 users wirelessly and can access your files anywhere… Read More

  • iFrogz Announces Exotic Cases For iPod/Whatever

    Last night, iFrogz showed us its new line of cases: Exotics. Yes, I used italics. These new cases are designed with the iPod in mind, but can hold electronics with similar dimensions (like a Samsung Blackjack). The packaging is made of actual wood and the cases have a very realistic faux fur with animal prints. They’re also available now, so go ahead and unleash your inner cheetah. Read More

  • LG's SideShow Waaay Hotter Than Asus

    LG brings us a much better looking SideShow laptop that makes the Asus W5Fe look like a cheap hooker(CES in Vegas…see the connection). The Z1 comes equipped with an Intel Core 2 Duo processor T7200 2.0 GHz, a 12.1-inch (1280 x 800) fancy display and 1GB of DDR2 RAM. Read More

  • SanDisk Sansa View Is Here

    The Sandisk Sansa View was launched at CES today and it kicks some butt. The Sansa View will have up to 8GB of flash memory, a 4 inch color screen, SD/SDHC memory slot, AV-output for audio and video content to your TV, 3.5mm headphone jack, thumping integrated speaker, up to 4 hours of video playback and 10 hours of audio and slideshow playback. Product Page Read More

  • New RIZR Music Phone from Moto

    Move over RAZR, not there’s something slidier. The Z6 MOTORIZR is a music-centric phone with microSD, stereo Bluetooth and a 2.2-megapixel picture taker in a design quite similar to the tired, tired RAZR. What’s really cool is that instead of the standard MOTO slimphone piece-o’-crap OS Moto’s RAZR cousins normally run, the Z6 is running the as-of-yet unseen Linux-based… Read More

  • LG Makes VX-9400 Official

    LG unleashes the VX-9400 at CES. The CDMA version will be launched on Verizon’s network with VCast Mobile TV via MediaFLO, 8 channels are offered up with MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central with more to come. Read More

  • CES 2007: First Day Jitters

    All the boys are at meetings right now so I’m posting a few random photos that you all might enjoy. First, Vince calls in a story on the Motorola BNNR. It’s a 3G EVDO smartphone with extra potassium. Read More

  • The Simpsons Movie…I Mean Phone…D'oh

    Samsung unveiled some Simpsons goodness at CES in honor of The Simpsons movie coming out this summer. Not to sure on the specs other than it will be yellow, duh, have some preloaded Simpsons movie content and a Donut dangle thingy. Supposedly there will only be 1,000 units released along with the movie so get ready kiddies. Read More

  • Samsung's Frankenstein Digi

    I’m all for convergence items but this is just getting out of hand. Samsung Techwin’s new i70 has a 3 inch LCD, 3x optical zoom, a 7.2 megapixel digi cam with a slide cover that sports “PMP and MP3 playback, SRS support which helps reproduce the original sound, text viewer that enables you to read while listening to music, I(Intelligent)-movie that supports TV quality… Read More

  • Asus Sideshow Is World's First

    Asus has launched the world’s first laptop, W5Fe, with Sideshow. It may be the first but it sure has a fugly exterior. The 12 inch lappy features Intel Core 2 Duo processors, Mobile Intel 945GM Express Chipset, Intel 802.11a/b/g, DDR2 533/667 MHz up to 1.5GB RAM and up to 160GB of HD, an integrated 1.3 megapixel camera, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, 3x USB, 1x TV-Out, 1x Card-Reader, 1x Express… Read More

  • Totally Unbiased Magazines At CES 2007

    Oh yeah. Totally. We swear. Read More

  • Sling Media Announces SlingCatcher, Adds Palm OS Support

    Sling Media announced this morning that not only would it be producing a version of its SlingPlayer software for the Palm OS, but that they’re releasing an entirely new product: The SlingCatcher. What is SlingCatcher? Sounds like a jacked up SlingBox. From the release: “The SlingCatcher includes both standard definition and high definition AV outputs to connect to a TV including… Read More

  • Dumbest Ad Yet At CES 2007

    Came across this ad this morning in the CES mag we got delivered. Apparently OmniMount thinks that channelling Justin Timberlake’s music is the key to getting people like us to stop by its booth. To quote the ad: “I’m bringing sexy back (yeah!) Them other mounts don’t know how to act. (yeah!) We’ll pass. Thanks, but no thanks. Read More

  • JWin iLuv Bluetooth Audio System

    JWin today announced their iLuv i199 Bluetooth audio system. As wireless music device, you can stream your iPod, radio, CDs, or whatever via Bluetooth to a set of wireless speakers or headphones. JWin uses its BluePin wireless audio transmitter/receiver to receive music from your device and then transmits music over a Bluetooth connection. You can stream music from your cellie to the iLuv. I… Read More

  • Nokia N800: Uber-Brief Hands On

    Sorry about the size of this video, but we lost some of the footage so all we have is Blake fondling the N800. We have a meeting with the Nokia folks a little later so we’ll get a nicer look then. Until then, drool, baby, drool. Read More