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The Toshiba Libretto L1 is the most anticipated release of the millennium thus far. The newest model on the most famous subnotebook line of all time proves to be well worth the wait since the 1999 release of the...
Cymo International has released a three-in-one MP3 player, the MPS-200, which consists of a portable MP3 player, an amplifier and two satellite speakers. The model features 16M of memory that stores up to five songs. A smart card slot allows...
Casio, Inc., Dover, N.J., in conjunction with Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, announced today that the CASSIOPEIA FIVA MPC-206E, with the Crusoe(TM) processor from Transmeta will be available in the U.S. this month. It will sell at the...
Intel Corporation today introduced the Xircom® SpringPort(TM) Wireless Ethernet module, the first wireless local area network (WLAN) device for the Handspring(TM) Visor(TM) handheld computer. The new module complements Intel's existing line of WLAN products and is the first product...
Tel.Me., Austria’s first manufacturer of mobile phones, MP3-players and internet devices, announced a world premier for the late fall. With it’s GPRS mobile phone model T911 Tel.Me. wants to advance into the high-tech league of the mobile phone elite....
Peep! "Please switch off. Power supply almost exhausted." Every day millions of mobile phone, palmtop, notebook, portable CD player and camcorder users are driven to fury by this warning. Without a power source, this wonderful new wealth of modern...
AirSpeak, Inc., a wireless mobile products company providing innovative mobile solutions and data access software for the corporate enterprise, today announced the launch of FLAIR , a PC Access device that allows immediate mobile access to the wealth of...
Applied Digital Solutions, Inc., a leader in information technology and solutions, has formally launched its new Digital Angel reservation program at a Fort Lauderdale press conference on April 2nd. Corporate participants in the press conference included representatives from AT&T...
NEC Computers Inc., a leading provider of mobile, desktop and server computing solutions for the enterprise market, today introduced the NEC Versa® TXi, the lightest ultraportable notebook computer engineered with the versatility of a modular bay. The Versa TXi,...
Olympus America Inc., the world leader in film and filmless photography, today introduced the Camedia D-510 Zoom, an Auto Focus 3X Optical/9X Digital Zoom digital camera with a 1.8-inch color LCD monitor. The D-510 Zoom replaces Olympus’ highly successful...
Beijing Shinejet Technologies Co. Ltd has unveiled a portable hard disk device that has a USB port and supports Plug-and-Play. The model features a 20G capacity, a GMR read/write head with a rotational speed of 4,200rpm, 512K of buffer memory...
In Europe, the BlackBerry will run on the voice network known as GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications). As a result, adding the ability to make cell phone calls will be as simple as offering a software download and...
Philips is extending the popularity of MP3-CD playback by shrinking the CD player itself - with a CD portable specifically designed to play 8cm (3-inch) CDs which can contain over three hours of compressed digital audio in formats like...
''Sony unveiled on Thursday a mini-camcorder that makes it easier for people to e-mail video clips. The DCR-PC9 Mini DV Handycam digital camcorder will be available in stores in June for about $1,300. The DCR-PC9 joins the growing digital...
''Japanese researchers have managed to create a data storage device that can hold 1 Terabyte of information and is just 1 cubic centimetre in size, the same size as a cube of sugar. Two years ago the scientists at Kyoto...
Intersil, a leading developer of silicon technology for Broadband Wireless Access (BWA), announced it is shipping its new CommLink OC-3 Modem chip set and reference design to customers who are designing broadband wireless Internet and cellular backhaul infrastructure equipment. Intersil's...
Scientists at IBM have developed a process that aligns the liquid crystals used in many computer displays without the need for abrasive rubbing, promising to cut manufacturing costs and improve image quality, the company said Thursday. The technique, which International...
WideRay today announced that it has developed the hardware, software and network infrastructure necessary to deliver broadband, contextual information to handheld devices. The company launches today with a comprehensive, patent-pending technology infrastructure, multiple partners and several high profile...
Olympus America Inc. announced today that its parent, Olympus Optical Co. Ltd. Of Tokyo, Japan, the world leader in film and filmless photography, has initiated an R&D project to develop a multiple lens digital SLR concept camera using a...
''One of the last things one might expect to be a problem when fighting a fire might be visibility – it’s not as if there weren’t any light – but many deaths can be attributed to that very factor....
Casio Computer Co., Ltd. has developed "Let's Photo," a "vending machine" for commercial use that enables users to print images taken with a digital camera. It went on sale on April 25. The machine can be operated by users, without...
Sony Corp. said that it will begin selling on June 8 a digital camera named CD Mavica that uses an 8cm CD-R/RW with a capacity of 150MB as its recording medium. CD Mavica comes with two models: the MVC-CD300 with...
M-Systems Flash Disk Pioneers Ltd. (NASDAQ: FLSH), a leader in flash disk data storage products for the embedded systems, Internet appliances and telecom/networking markets, today announced its DiskOnKey personal storage device is now available with increased storage capacities of...
DATECS PP50 is a unique piece of portable equipment specially designed to cradle the world’s most popular palm-size computer - PALM III series, PALM V and VISOR. This allows the end user to print data from standard Palm applications; Date...
NTT DoCoMo Inc. said it launched today a new personal handyphone system (PHS) phone called "Picwalk SH712m" developed by Sharp Corp. The PHS phone is compatible with NTT DoCoMo's music distribution service called "M-stage music." The retail price is expected...
Apple Computer Inc. unveiled a new iBook laptop Tuesday in a move it hopes will boost its fading share of the education market. ``Some people have wondered if our commitment to education was as strong as it once was. I...
On the Isle of Man, a BT team is working flat out to beat its Japanese rivals in the race to set up the world's first third generation (3G) phone network system. However, in London, a start-up company, while...
Sony Electronics unveiled its second generation CLIE (pronounced klee-AY) handheld, marking the first time a Palm-PoweredTM handheld will offer an embedded digital audio player and a high-resolution (320 x 320 pixels) color screen. Drawing from Sony's expertise in the...
LG InfoComm U.S.A., Inc., a leading worldwide provider of communications equipment and solutions, today announced that its newest mobile phone handset, the tri-mode TM510, will be offered nationwide by Verizon Wireless. The clamshell-style handset, LG InfoComm's first tri-mode CDMA...
D-Link, an Award Winning Designer, Developer and Manufacturer of Networking, Data Communications and Digital Electronic Technologies for the Digital Home, Small to Medium Business (SMB) and Workgroup to Enterprise Environments, announced the addition of the DI-711 Wireless Home DSL/Cable...
While today’s mobile phones can provide exciting new capabilities, such as mobile e-mail and web browsing, the telephone keypad itself has proven to be a significant obstacle to widespread use of these features. The telephone keypad was not...
NEC Corp. has launched a mobile phone that works with the public PHS network and business or industrial digital cordless terminals, the Carrity-NS. The phone supports from 32Kbps to 64Kbps PHS data transmission. It features high-speed handover when used within...
eMagin Corporation (AMEX: EMA), the leader in OLED-on-Silicon microdisplay technology, today announced that it is accepting orders for its new full-color active matrix organic light emitting diode (OLED) SVGA+ Developerxs Kit. The SVGA+ OLED microdisplay, designed for consumer applications,...
'' Researchers at a South Korean laboratory think they have come up with a breakthrough to allow more widespread use of relatively inexpensive loudspeakers that can be pinned to a wall, then folded or rolled to be carried away...
'' Sony, the Japanese electronics group, said it expected to invest up to $500m in its mobile phone joint venture with Ericsson of Sweden. The venture, formally unveiled on Tuesday, aims to give both companies a leading global position...
nGame Ltd., the leading channel, content and technology provider for wireless, PC-web and interactive television community-based games, today announced an agreement with Qwest Wireless to provide a channel of 4 wireless multiplayer games for web-enabled phones. The service is...
Trimble today introduced a uniquely designed personal, pocket-sized Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver for the mapping and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) market. Developed to use with a number of popular handheld devices including pen-based or laptop computers, Pocket PCs,...
NEC Computers Inc., a leading provider of mobile, desktop and server computing solutions for the enterprise market, today introduced two new ultraportable notebook systems, the NEC Versa® DayLiteTM and Versa UltraLiteTM notebook computers. These notebooks are the first sub-3.5-pound...
'' Archos has always been known for their smaller than average external drives. They recently jumped on the MP3 bandwagon with the Jukebox 6000, which is a very impressive MP3 player, indeed. The newer Jukebox CDRW-MP3...
The craze for downloading pop tunes to use as ringing tones on mobile phones could be depriving the music industry of £700,000 a day in royalties, it was claimed yesterday. The internet monitoring company Envisional said the fad was...
The problems facing Swedish telecoms equipment maker Ericsson were underlined on Thursday when it lost its title of the world's third-largest mobile phone maker to Germany's Siemens AG. Siemens said it sold 6.9 million mobile phones in the January-March period...
Samsung SDI Co., Ltd. has begun producing plastic "tough panels," which will be used for next-generation telecom devices, including PDAs, smart phones and notebooks. Samsung SDI said its tough panels use composites of plastics rather than glass, which reduces the...
Panasonic's e-wear Audio Player is extremely compact for wearability and only weighs 1.5 oz. It uses High quality sound using AAC coding (Advanced Audio Coding) to play MP3 files without transcoding. The USB connection offers fast content...
Iomega Corporation, a global leader in data management solutions, today announced the availability of the Iomega 1GB Microdrive miniature hard drive. The new drive brings increased capacity, improved low-power operation and improved shock tolerance to the Microdrive storage solutions...
Chinabird Mobile Communication Co. Ltd has developed the Bird SG1000, a dual-band GSM phone. The BIRD SG1000 has been designed to combine lightness and beauty,it has only 95 grams and less than 88mm length.The BIRD SG1000 offers all the...
BlueKite.com, a leading mobile Internet software provider, has announced the release of the first optimization software compatible for Pocket PC devices. The new release enables wireless access speeds equivalent to dial-up connections, allowing a truly usable consumer and corporate...
The mobile phones joint venture between Japan's Sony and Sweden's Ericsson expects to use a new brand name for its cellphones when it starts up in about six months' time. Jan Wareby, the head of Ericsson's consumer products division who...
Aiwa Co., Ltd. has introduced the AM-HX100 portable MD player, which is the world's smallest and lightest, and also offers the longest playback time. Thanks to Aiwa's high-density component mounting and low power consumption technologies, the AM-HX100 is the world...
Sierra Wireless and TELUS Mobility announced today that the Sierra Wireless AirCard® 300 is now available for Internet use on the TELUS Mobility Cellular Digital Packet Data (CDPD) network. The Sierra Wireless AirCard 300 allows mobile professionals to access...
The success of a photovoltaic power supply is determined largely by the lighting conditions: Outdoors, a device is exposed to solar intensities of up to 1000 W/m2, but on a desk under artificial lighting or during overcast weather, the...

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Scientists Want to Fully Utilize AI to Improve Agriculture

Ever since the American industrial age migration from the country to the city, urban areas have tended to be associated with cutting-edge technologies. Unfortunately,...

A Lamb Spent Four Weeks in an Artificial External Womb and...

According to a new study that takes the first step toward creating an artificial womb, these wombs somewhat resembled what look like oversized ziplock...

New Google Tweak is Targeting Fake and Misleading Search Results

Google announced on Tuesday that it is tweaking and changing how it delivers and ranks internet searches. This is the latest effort by the...

Is Google Co-founder Sergey Brin Secretly Building his Own Airship Behind...

Google co-founder Sergey Brin is secretly building his own giant airship inside a former and refurbished NASA hangar. This was reported by a reputable...

Google and FC Offering Free Rides in Self-Driving Cars

Google and Fiat Chrysler are jointly for the first time offering free rides to their employees and the general public in the self-driving vehicles...

The Technology is Interesting but Here’s Why the Name ‘Flying Cars’...

Uber has just unveiled its plan to demo flying cars by 2020. Yes it’s no longer a dream because Silicon Valley is now taking...

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5 Amazing Travel Gadgets That May Come in Handy on Your Next Trip

Sometimes you just need to get away. Go far away from the city and leave all the stress behind. However, there are times when...

Toddlers that Play with Touchscreens Get Less Sleep

A scientific study has discovered that toddlers and younger children that constantly play or use devices with touchscreens such as tablets have less sleeping...

Gaming Laptop Review: Razer Blade is the Ultimate in Gaming Laptops

The Razer Blade is actually a slim gaming laptop and is in the middle of a range sandwiched between the 14-inch Blade, bracketed by...

The New Leica Thalia Line is Every Cinematographer’s Dream

Memories are treasured moments that bring a smile on our faces each time we look back on them. Since the pleasure and happiness we...

Amazon Kindle is Getting $50 Off, and Other Best Tech Deal for the Week

Good deals means finding the best tech deals on the internet or in any store without really spending that much and tear a hole...

The Halo Sport Headphones will Supercharge your Brain and Make You a Better Player

Halo Neuroscience recently launched its new brain-training Halo Sport headphones to the mass consumer market for the price of “just” $749. Anyone wearing these...