Ultra-Compact Cassius All-In-One Entertainment


Catching the TV or radio news, relaxing with a DVD, or using a PC to check e-mails, work, even access navigation software, can all be simply and easily achieved with the new, space saving Cassius Intertainment Centre, a must have for any yacht or cabin cruiser. Cassius is the world’s ...

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In Tokyo, Street Fashion Goes High-Tech


A Pioneer Corp employee shows the latest in Japanese streetwear–a hybrid of fashion and technology that has its roots in ‘wearable PCs.’ With the white jacket under development, Japanese electronics maker Pioneer Corp aims to showcase more functions to the heat-proof, fabric-like display embedded on the sleeve. Twenty-five-year-old Mari Taniuchi ...

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IBM to Unveil Index Card-Size Computer Prototype


International Business Machines Corp.’s research division says it has developed a prototype of a portable computer module that is the size of a small pad of paper and has the computing power of a typical notebook or desktop computer. The portable computing device, which IBM Research will unveil on Feb. ...

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ViewSonic Announces the AirPanel 150 Wireless Monitor


ViewSonic Corporation, a worldwide Visual Technologies leader, displayed the first Mira-enabled wireless monitor that will enable users to experience always-on, anytime mobile connectivity to a PC from anywhere in the home, at the recent 2002 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) A prototype of the ViewSonic airpanel 150 — a 15-inch, wireless ...

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MiTAC Launches World’s First Pentium 4 Notebook PC


MiTAC Technology Corporation has launched the world’s first portable PC based on the Intel’s most advanced x86 microprocessor, the Pentium 4. With its superb performance and feature set, the MiNote 8170 truly lives up to the name “desktop replacement,” with capabilities the equal of a high-end desktop system but in ...

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iRiver SlimX MP3 Player


iMP-350 (Slim X) is the newest CD MP3 player on the market. Technologically superior with many features, and a slim 16.7mm thickness, makes it easy to carry around. You will be surprised to learn how many functions it has. Slim X is available in North America, Europe, Australia and all ...

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Aiwa MM-RX400 MP3 with AM/FM Tuner


In an aggressive expansion of its MP3 player lineup, AIWA introduced a new product line that offers MP3 playback in portable, car audio and home products. The new products, to become available beginning this spring, include dedicated portable MP3 players plus car audio, portable CD and home audio products that ...

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Sony Playstation 2 – The Next Linux Box


Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. announced that it is set to release “Linux (for PlayStation 2)” Release 1.0, targeted toward the Linux development community in North America. Designed as a hobbyist development environment, users can not only run the wide variety of computer applications written for the Linux operating system, ...

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Fujitsu Siemens Unveils LOOX Pocket PC 2002 Device


As the mobile revolution gains momentum, Fujitsu Siemens Computers prepares to introduce its new high end PDA, the Pocket LOOX, a powerful enabler of mobility for business users. This marks the latest advance in Fujitsu Siemens Computers’ strategic drive to allow companies to exploit the mobile business opportunity to the ...

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Wireless RF Electronic Locater


If your home telephone’s “PAGER” button is its most used and valued feature — helping locate a misplaced cordless handset — you’ll wonder how you ever lived without Sharper Image Design’s new, universal locater system, “Now You Can Find It!” Attach one of the system’s four RF receiver beeper discs ...

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Zoopad Digital Audio Broadcasting Product


Zoopad Inc. has unveiled “Squish”, the first in a line of revolutionary new portable DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) products. This hand-held, battery operated unit is designed to have a unique appeal to consumers of all ages, with particular emphasis on teens. “Squish” delivers CD quality sound on the go plus ...

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TDK Systems’ Bluetooth Adaptor lets laptops loose


TDK Systems Europe has released a Bluetooth USB Adaptor device that gives laptop users cable-free access to emails and the Internet. The unit is also suitable for desktop PCs, bringing low cost wireless printing and Personal Area Networking (PAN), with other Bluetooth-enabled devices, to the home and small office environment. ...

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