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Brett Widmer

I am just a regular guy, have a fulltime job, play drums in a metal band (Ashes of Abaddon) and in my freetime (yeah right!) do freelance writing.

iBattz to be the First to Drop Rechargable iPhone 5 Case

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Mophie is usually one the first companies to release their battery equipped case accessory for any type of device. However this time around, iBattz appears to be beating them to the punch with two cases for the iPhone 5.

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Samsung Announces Upgraded Version of Galaxy S2, the S2 Plus

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Samsung refuses to let the Samsung Galaxy S2 die, it seems. They have now officially announced a newer, improved version of the aging handset under the name Galaxy S2 PLUS. While it doesn't have many external changes and looks nearly identical to the S2, it did get some notable upgrades under the hood.

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Hisense Unveils New Google Integrated TV at CES

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Hisense has unveiled a new Google TV this year at CES, the XT780. While Hisense may not be a make you are familiar with, they are quickly trying to change that. Hisense first got into the Google TV market back in 2012 at IFA in Berlin. They unveiled the Pulse set top box, add-on hardware similar to the Roku series.

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LG Unveils Curved TV at CES

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LG has just unveiled an OLED TV at CES that is a bit different than what you have seen before. What's so different? The TV has curved OLED screen.

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Straight Talk Now Offering iPhone 4 and 5 Contract Free

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Walmart’s senior vice president of Entertainment has announced that Straight Talk customers can now get their hands on the iPhone 5, without contract.

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Some Exciting Announcements Out of the OUYA Camp

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Ouya is back in the news again. While most of you have probably heard of the Ouya before, for the few who haven't it is an Android based game console that managed to raise a staggering and record-holding $8.6 million via Kickstarter not too long ago.

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Dell Project Ophelia: Android on a Dongle Just Needs a Monitor

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Dell appears to be making another run at the Android market, but this time not in the form of its mobile business. Instead, they are creating a dongle that has Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Loaded on it named Project Ophelia.

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Nokia and Monster Unveil Purity Pro Headsets

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Monster and Nokia have showcased another product created through their alliance, the Nokia Purity Pro Wireless Studio Headset by Monster.

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Samsung Ativ Odyssey Arriving to Verizon within “the Coming Weeks”

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Back in October, Samsung and Verizon formally announced the the Ativ Odyssey. Now we finally have new word suggesting that the phone will arrive in “the coming weeks”.

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Ubuntu Phone OS Image for Galaxy Nexus Set to Arrive Late February

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Last week we introduced to you the Ubuntu phone OS, and that has left us yearning for the ability to test drive it for ourselves.

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Vizio 7-inch Tegra 3 Tablet Features Stock Android Experience

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Earlier today we mentioned Vizio was introducing its first Windows 8 tablet, but that doesn't mean it doesn't have some Android-related news for us as well. Vizio has now announced a new 7-inch tablet featuring a Tegra 3 processor and pure Android experience without the bloat. Interestingly enough, one of the key features of the Windows 8 tablet was it was also a pure Windows 8 experience, with no vendor-specific junk thrown in.

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3D Systems Releasing New Larger 3D Printer, the CubeX

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When it comes to evolving the technology, one of the brands that comes to mind is 3D Systems. The company continues to raise the bar, and has now announced new high-end 3D printer called the CubeX, which the company bills as the “the ultimate desktop 3D printer”.

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RIM Hopes to Boost Device Security with New Patent

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This week, RIM has applied for and received an interesting new patent. With the recent picture leaks of the BlackBerry 10, RIM has created technology that would make the blurry inconspicuous photo a thing of the past.

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Teen Gets Set of Rules with His New iPhone

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Thirteen-year-old Greg Hoffman of Cape Cod Massachusetts received a gift that many teenagers wanted this Christmas from his parents, an iPhone.

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Sportscar-Styled Hovercraft Unveiled by Mercier-Jones

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One word that provokes an immediate man grunt, hovercraft. These amphibious vehicles don’t provide much for aesthetic value, though. That's where the Engineers at Mercier-Jones come in. Mercier-Jones have takento the challenge of developing a lustful hovercraft design that would make any car enthusiast water at the mouth.

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