New Technologies to Pay Attention to in 2013
As a developer, I get to surround myself with technology for a living. Working for a market intelligence company, I get to have even more fun taking a look at the products and technologies that my company tracks. This includes keeping up with the cool things out there that most people don’t even know about [...]
New Techie “Table-let” Seems Oddly Familiar To Trekkies
Calling it the first “interpersonal computer,” Chinese computer manufacturer Lenovo is getting set to release a tablet computer roughly the size of a coffee table—ripped from the set of the Starship Enterprise and beamed directly to your living room. Debuting this week in Las Vegas’s annual cutting-edge consumer electronics concept and trade show, the Computer [...]
Video: Volvo Makes Emergency Braking Cool
Volvo has done it again, with a Collision Warning with Emergency Brake system, designed to help you avoid rear end collisions. The warning system is awesome, although the stunt drivers in this video probably make it look a little easier than it is. Still, as my dad might say, this video will make your “guacamoles [...]
ViralRead Tech’s top 10 iOS apps.
With a lot of my friends getting either an iPhone or an iPad, or sometimes both, I have had a lot of people asking what my top 10 apps are for the iPhone or iPad. However, I have several that are great for iPhone, not so much on iPad… or vice versa, so I’ve decided [...]
REPORT: Microsoft Surface to be Wi-Fi only, no 3G or 4G LTE connectivity option
Yes, it seems as though the newly released Microsoft tablet known as the ‘Surface’ is going the way of Windows Millennium, and Vista… behind the times. Bloomberg received word that the new Microsoft product will be Wi-Fi only, and will not offer any connectivity ability for 3G or even 4G LTE networks on any carriers [...]
SHOCKER: Microsoft can’t compete against iPad battery life
Computer World just did a piece on how the new Microsoft ‘Surface’ doesn’t compare to the iPad (on many levels) but particularly in regards to battery life. What to know: iPad battery lasts 10 hours on a full charge Microsoft ‘Surface’ lasts 7.5 hours, 25% less than the iPad ‘Surface’ screen resolution compares to the [...]
Twitter Down! Twitter Down!
All hell broke loose when Twitter went down just over an hour ago. At the present time, Twitter does not know what caused the popular micro blogging service to crash. During the outage, we received reports of several people getting hundreds of emails instead of using Twitter, no doubt proving how crucial the service is [...]
TweetBot for MAC images spotted in the wild!
If you loved TweetBot for iPhone and iPad… You’re going to love what 9 to 5 Mac just found! Yes, that’s right! TapBots is working on TweetBot for the Mac! TweetBot is by far the BEST Twitter client for both iOS devices. (I used 14 different Twitter apps on my iPhone, and 8 on my [...]
LEAKED: Xbox 720 Pricing, very likely to be accurate!
My buddies over at BGR got ahold of a document citing a price point for the highly anticipated Xbox 720 at $299. Here’s what you need to know: Price point $299 Blu-Ray support 1080p video output NEW ‘Kinect 2′ motion controller Voice-based control feature. Anticipated Release Date: Before holidays of 2012 Multiple reports claim it [...]