Category: Gadgets

PayPal to Launch Square Competitor Thursday

PayPal to Launch Square Competitor Thursday

PayPal will soon take on Square with a mobile payment dongle that will allow business owners process credit card payments through their smartphones, a news report claims. According to GigaOm, PayPal is going to announce the solution on Thursday. Citing “sources we’ve talked to who are familiar with PayPal’s plan,” the report states the dongle [...]

Photo Frame Turns 2D Pictures into 3D

Photo Frame Turns 2D Pictures into 3D

ViewSonic announced its latest photo frame, which is capable of turning 2D photos into 3D, and then display them on an eight-inch autostereoscopic display, which means that users will not require any glasses to view the 3D effects.

WiDi Adapters Let Notebooks Wirelessly Stream Blue-ray Content to HDTVs

WiDi Adapters Let Notebooks Wirelessly Stream Blue-ray Content to HDTVs

WiDi (for Intel Wireless Display) is the latest technology that makes use of Wi-Fi to wirelessly move anything on a notebook screen to an HDTV, that is if the notebook is powered by one of Intel’s latest processors, and the HDTV set has built-in WiDi support or is added by connecting a WiDi adapter to one of the TV’s inputs.

New Engage Ergomotion Keyboard Moves as You Type

New Engage Ergomotion Keyboard Moves as You Type

Smartfish announced the launch of their new Engage keyboard, which moves as the user types. Smartfish is known for its Whirl Mouse, which was claimed to be a design that reduced repeated strain to the wrist of the user.

GM Invests $5 Million in Wireless Charging Startup Company

GM Invests $5 Million in Wireless Charging Startup Company

General Motors has recently invested $5 million in wireless charging startup, Powermat and plans to add its technology for small consumer electronics to its vehicles such as the Chevy Volt in 2012.

New Gadget Said to Harness Walking Power

New Gadget Said to Harness Walking Power

A United States-based company has developed a baton-shaped device that is said to charge gadgets using power generated by walking, hiking or running.

New Lexar Flash Drives Announced

New Lexar Flash Drives Announced

Lexar announced the launch of its new Echo MX and the ZA backup drives at the CES 2011 in Las Vegas. The new drives are designed to back up files when users are on the go. The drives also support 128-bit AES encryption, which will make them ideal for netbook and notebook users.

Asus and PrimeSense will Bring Motion Controls to the PC

Asus and PrimeSense will Bring Motion Controls to the PC

Asustek and PrimeSense announced yesterday that they are working on new technology to let users gesture to surf the Web, visit social networks and control videos on their PC or a TV connected to a PC. Soon gone will be the days of working a clunky mouse on your personal computer!

Google Eyeing Apple’s Digital Newsstand

Google Eyeing Apple’s Digital Newsstand

The Wall Street Journal recently reported on Google attempting to get media backing for a new Google-operated digital newsstand for users of devices that run its Android Operating System. According to the report, Google is hoping to muscle in on Apple’s own version of the digital newsstand.

Exciting Technology Expected at CES this Week

Exciting Technology Expected at CES this Week

It is expected that tablet computers will lead a host of gadget in the Nevada desert this week at the Consumer Electronics Show, which spotlights new devices soon to be made available to the general public.

The 1,000,000 Volt Taser Walking Cane

The 1,000,000 Volt Taser Walking Cane

BudK recently unveiled the new ZAP Cane, a typical grandpa walking cane, which sports an astronomical 1,000,000 volt stun gun at the tip of the cane. This may be considered by many as being overrated when it comes to self-defense!

The Sony Dash Review

The Sony Dash Review

It almost looks like a piece of futuristic software, but the Sony Dash is in fact only a simple alarm clock, which runs off Chumby’s UI and applications. A few tech nerds would really love to have this remarkable gadget next to their beds, waking them up in the mornings!

Cobra iRad-100 iRadar Review

Cobra iRad-100 iRadar Review

The iRadar may be a useful device for many drivers in identifying possible speed traps set by law enforcement agencies, but it also offers users so much more. The majority of standard radar detector devices work out-of-the-box, simply by plugging the power and mounting them to a windshield of a motor vehicle. Unfortunately, the iRadar [...]

Samsung Galaxy Player Outsmarts iPod Touch

Samsung Galaxy Player Outsmarts iPod Touch

Samsung galaxy 50 Player is actually an Android but it is without the phone. Yes, it has come in this field to outsmart iPod Touch. This is something very close to iPod Touch and thus there has been speculation in the market in regards to the commonness as well as the differences. Industry experts have [...]

The New iPod Touch Can Compete with Smartphones

The New iPod Touch Can Compete with Smartphones

iPod has been reloaded by Apple, the world’s most respected gadget maker. Apple can legitimately claim that this new iPod Touch is specialized than a normal MP3 player. “FaceTime” video conferencing service is the hot application in iPod Touch, which allows the users to call over the internet. The looks and features of iPod Touch [...]

Motorola Sculpts Stylish CommandOne Bluetooth Headset

Motorola Sculpts Stylish CommandOne Bluetooth Headset

Here comes great news about the widely used devices with the mobile phones. The new outstanding external device of Motorola provides its users with ability to turn their handsets into a fascinating, chic and multifunctional machine which will be easing life and adding beauty to mobile phones. Motorola has launched the latest CommandOne Bluetooth Headset. [...]