Posts Tagged ‘ news source ’

Asus lower shipment estimates for Eee netbooks thanks to iPad

Aug 17th, 2010 | By technologynews

Asus is not doing well with its netbook shipments right now. The company has been shipping tons of the small machines, but over the last few months the netbook market overall has started softening as the market matures. The improving economy also means that more consumers have the extra money to buy a normal notebook
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Nikon offers up sweet new Coolpix X1100pj digital camera

Aug 17th, 2010 | By technologynews

A while back Nikon unveiled a cool digital camera in its point-and-shoot Coolpix line that had a projector built in to share those photos and video on the camera with more people. The company has now unveiled a follow up to that original projector equipped camera called the Coolpix S1100pj. Compared to the predecessor, the
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Code leak could mean CDMA iPhone and iPad 2 are ready for field testing

Aug 16th, 2010 | By technologynews

It seems that iOS 4 is ready for devices that havent even made it to the streets. A source at Apple told the folks at BGR that there is a some code in iOS4 that queries the device it is running on. If the device is either a CDMA iPhone or iPad 2, the device
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Intel announces the Atom D425 and D525 for storage applications

Aug 16th, 2010 | By technologynews

While Intel has been planning to move the Atom processors into the realm of always on devices since March, it has taken until now for them to get official. The Intel D425 and D525 have been announced by Intel for devices like the NAS and for RAID arrays. Both processors are clocked at 1.8GHz, but
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WiMax 2 standard dates coming into focus

Aug 16th, 2010 | By technologynews

While WiMax is still not the norm in a lot of places, the backers of the high speed wireless technology have big plans for the future. An industry group reported today that WiMax 2 will be set to be an industry standard by early next year if all goes well. 802.16m, the key wireless technology
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Sony Bundles Free Game with 120GB PS3 for limited time

Aug 16th, 2010 | By technologynews

The Sony PS3 Slim has been on the market for a while now and if you have been waiting to buy one or to upgrade your existing fat console, this may be the time to do it. I know I am eyeing one of the new PS3 slim bundles after my first generation 60GB fat
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Pre-iOS 4 devices must turn to jailbreaking to plug PDF security hole

Aug 14th, 2010 | By technologynews

Sure, most people (at least the ones who had already jailbroken their iOS4 devices) were mostly happy about the update that closed the security leak that would allow PDF files to transfer control of their devices to unruly hackers. But what about those with older Apple devices that arent iOS 4 compatible? Well, it seems
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9-year-old UK girl plays dead in front of Google Street View car

Aug 13th, 2010 | By technologynews

I will never understand what gets people so riled up about the Street View car rolling through their neighborhoods. In Europe, we have seen mobs block the car from entering their neighborhoods. I would like the Street View car to come down my road so I could prank it like this little girl from the
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Pentax adds four new colors to its already bright K-x DSLR line

Aug 13th, 2010 | By technologynews

Good old Pentax has been pushing that K-x entry-level DSLR camera for a while now. When the thing started to get long in the tooth a replacement didn’t come. Pentax decided to appeal to customers with bright colors rather than new features. Apparently, that tactic is working since four new colors have been added to
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ASUS set to launch Eee Tablet with Linux in October

Aug 13th, 2010 | By technologynews

According to a report by Dan Nystedt of IDG News, ASUS is set to launch its anticipated Eee Tablet device in October for around $300 USD. The report claimed that this is a rough price and the final price will vary from region to region. It was thought by many that the device from ASUS
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