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The Pocketbook Aqua is All Wet (video)

March 26th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · eReader News, hardware news, pocketbook, video → No Comments

Pocketbook’spocketbook aqua new waterproof ereader isn’t the most impressive ebook reader out there but it is probably the cheapest waterproof model on or off the market.
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Cybook Ocean 8″ eBook Reader Caught on Film

March 25th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · eReader News, hardware news, video → No Comments

Bookeen’s Bookeen Cybook Oceanmuch delayed ereader was on display at the Salon du Livre (a book fair in Paris) this week, and a French gadget blog called Les Numériques got to play with it for a few minutes.

The Cybook Ocean has an impressively large 8″ screen (1024 x 768 resolution), and it’s running Bookeen’s proprietary reading app on an 800MHz CPU with 256MB RAM. As you can see in the video below, this ereader has a touchscreen, frontlight and is reasonably responsive.
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New World Record for Book Domino Chain Set in Poland

March 23rd, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · video → No Comments

Who 466401113_d28d08eb19_m[1]wants to see a few thousand books be abused in pursuit of a world record?

A new Guinness World Record was set in Cz?stochowa, Poland last week, when a group of students and staff at the Cz?stochowa School of Economics worked together to build a domino chain made of books. A total of 5,000 books were used, in a chain that stretched from the gymnasium, through several classrooms, corridors and stairs.
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P2i’s Waterproofing Tech Could Save your Next Smartphone or Tablet (video)

March 23rd, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · video, Waterproof → 5 Comments

Waterp2i has long been the bane of gadget owners but thanks to tech developed by companies like P2i that might not be true much longer.
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New Samsung Advert Pokes Fun at the iPad, Kindle Fire, and Surface (video)

March 19th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Samsung, video → 4 Comments

Samsungsamsung galaxy pro commercial has often used its commercials to take its competition down a peg or two, they may have out done themselves with the latest one. A new commercial has been uploaded to Youtube. It promotes the new Galaxy Pro line by comparing Samsung’s tablets to the iPad, Kindle Fire, and the Surface.
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Could Any of These 3 iPhone Concepts Come True? (videos)

March 10th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · iPhone, video → 1 Comment

No oneiphone 6 concept knows for sure what the next iPhone will look like but that hasn’t stopped the speculation. In fact, the unknown has only fed the rumor mill, with many speculating new details simply because it’s a slow news day (like today, for example).

Update: I was wrong. iPhone 6 shells have already turned up in the hands of a reliable source.

Here are 3 iPhone concept designs which I find fascinating. It is unlikely that the next iPhone will have any of the details shown in these videos, but I like the ideas like holographic displays, edge displays, or the way the final one unfolds and projects a virtual keyboard and virtual screen.
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Hands On with the Wiko Highway 5″ Smartphone (video)

March 4th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Android, hardware news, Smartphone, video → No Comments

Wiko 17adf8e1a03bf35336814e0298556301[1]is a name that is much better known in France that the US; they’re the 3rd largest smartphone maker in France and as you can see in this video they can produce some pretty cool gadgets.

Charbax caught up with Wiko at Mobile World Congress last week, and they showed him their most expensive smartphone. The Wiko Highway retails for 350 euros, which is a surprisingly low given the specs.
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Hands on with the Huawei MediaPad X1 (video)

March 3rd, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Android, hardware news, Huawei, Tablet, video → No Comments

HuaweiHuawei MediaPad X1 showed off their latest 7″ tablet at Mobile World Congress, and Charbax was there to get it on film.

The MediaPad X1 is running Android 4.2.2 on a quad-core 1.6GHz CPU with 2GB RAM, 16GB Flash storage, a pair of cameras (13MP and 5MP).
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New Archos E-ink Smartwatch Is Coming This Summer

February 27th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · Archos, E-ink, hardware news, Smartwatch, video → 3 Comments

Archos archos e-ink smartwatchteased us with smartwatches at CES 2014, and they’re back again this week with another model. Charbax caught up with Archos at MWC in Barcelona this week, and he got the first look at their new touchscreen equipped E-ink smartwatch.
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Coca-Cola Debuts Social Media Guard – a Tool for the Hopelessly Mobile Addicted (video)

February 27th, 2014 by Nate Hoffelder · humor, video → No Comments

Do you spend too much time looking down at your mobile gadget and not enough time interacting with the world around you? Coca-Cola can help.

They’re working on a new accessory called a Social Media Guard, and it’s designed help turn your eyes away from the tiny screen in front of you and refocus your attention on the world around you.

Check it out:
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