Google’s new Nexus 10 tablet launched yesterday and it features the highest resolution display of any tablet on the market. At 300ppi, the 2560 X 1600 pixel resolution is way sharper than your iPad. At 603 grams it’s also lighter than iPad4. Be sure to share these fun facts with the self-righteous Apple weenies in your office.
When the battery dies on your device, you start instinctively looking for outlets. And when there are no outlets you’re screwed. But with the rechargeable Boost Turbine 2000, you’re no longer screwed, you’re actually cranking. When the Turbine is fully charged, it will recharge your phone but when it’s not, you can use the handcrank to generate power without a plug.
Producing pro-quality video shots like smooth follow cams and slow pans requires cumbersome, expensive equipment like dollys and slider tracks. The super portable design of the AirTracks inflatable slider now allows you to bag those high-tech shots with ease and you can carry the whole system along in your camera bag.
Compared to the new, ultra-thin, ultra-bright version of the iMac that Apple launched today, the last version of Apple’s widescreen desktop looks kind of like Kim Kardashian from behind. At just 5mm thick, it is 40% thinner than the last model, while the display glass is 75% less reflective, making images, games, & movies more vivid than ever. One more stat: it uses 50% less energy than its predecessor.
It’s finally official, after months of leaked images and internet speculation, today Apple released the iPad Mini. Running the latest A5 processor, the new 7.9-inch tablet is half the weight and considerably more portable than the latest iPad but has the same 1024 X 768 resolution. It offers just as many app options, and boasts 10-hour battery life, and a 5MP camera. The Wi-fi only 16GB models go on sale 10/26 with an optional LTE-equipped model following soon after.
Offering unlimited DVR storage via the cloud, the dual-tuner Boxee TV unit allows you to record anything and everything you want to watch. You can even watch one HD broadcast while simultaneously recording another on a different channel. Pre-installed apps like Netflix, Youtube, & VuDu bring you tens of thousands of movie options that you can watch on your laptop, tablet, and obviously, your TV.
Known as a connoisseur of The Chronic, Dr. Dre is now pushing pills. The Beats by Dre Pill is a compact, portable bluetooth speaker, that like all Dre’s products, is heavy on the bass. And when its not thumping beats, you can use it as a speaker for phone calls.
Smaller, lighter, and more powerful, GoPro’s latest offering in the hotly contested mini HD video camera market, the Hero3 has arrived right on time. The wi-fi enabled full HD model captures 4K video at 15fps all the way down to 1080p at 30 fps and feature a sharper lens that’s 50% better in low light than its predecessor the Hero2. Improvements have also been made to audio quality.
If for some odd reason you tried to tote this ceramic subwoofer in your carry-on luggage, you’d most likely be detained by anxious TSA-holes. But what looks like a science fair attempt at bomb building is actually a high-quality handmade bass unit powered by dual drivers that pumps out lows down to 40Hz.
Bang & Olufsen could probably make a great satellite dish but they didn’t. This is the BeoPlay A9, a 480-watt 3-way speaker system that uses wi-fi, AirPlay, and DLNA networking to pump out high quality audio. Wireless streaming is backed up by USB & Aux ports for plugging in devices of all kinds. If you don’t like the legs, the A9 also mounts to the wall.