Tag: Intel

Verizon Close to Buying Intel’s TV Startup

Verizon Close to Buying Intel’s TV Startup

| December 16, 2013

  For those of you who don’t know, Intel has apparently been working on a Pay-TV service that would be delivered online. Kinda like a live Hulu Plus. Apparently Verizon has turned it’s HAL-9000 red gaze towards Intel’s TV baby and wants to buy it outright. According to Bloomberg, these talks between the two giants […]

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Intel & Samsung Backing New Linux-Based Mobile OS

Intel & Samsung Backing New Linux-Based Mobile OS

| September 28, 2011 | 2 Replies

Intel and Samsung are joining forces, backing the development of a new operating system for smartphones and other devices. The new platform, Tizen, is Linux-based and being developed by both the LiMo Foundation and the Linux Foundation. According to the two foundations, the Tizen platform is an open-source, standards-based software platform that supports multiple devices including smartphones, […]

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Droid Bionic Scavenger Hunt – Win A Bionic, Among Other Prizes

Droid Bionic Scavenger Hunt – Win A Bionic, Among Other Prizes

| August 31, 2011 | Reply

Many of you are familiar with the nationwide scavenger hunt contests that Verizon held for previous DROID branded devices. They did it for the DROID X, the DROID R2D2 and most recently the DROID Charge. Each contest has been formated a little differently, and the latest one has a spin of its own as well. For the […]

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The Macbook Air Is Cheaper Than The Intel “Ultrabook” Platform For PC

The Macbook Air Is Cheaper Than The Intel “Ultrabook” Platform For PC

| July 29, 2011 | Reply

Intel unveiled the Ultrabook platform earlier this year in hopes to make ultra-sleek ultra-fast PC’s to compete with the Macbook Air. There are plenty of thin and light notebooks out there, but nothing really close to the Macbook’s sleek looks and performance. Now as they are finally ready to compete, companies like Asus are saying […]

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Apple finishing up work on 15″ & 17″ ultra-thin MacBooks?

Apple finishing up work on 15″ & 17″ ultra-thin MacBooks?

| July 27, 2011 | Reply

According to MacRumors, Apple has new  ultra-thin 15-inc and 17-inch Mac notebooks in the works – and testing is already in its late stages. Rumor is that the two new notebooks will fall under the MacBook Pro branding - Ditching the current design of the MacBook Pro and joining the MacBook Air line with an ultra-thin […]

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The First Solar Powered Netbook Will Have to Wait to See the Light of Day

The First Solar Powered Netbook Will Have to Wait to See the Light of Day

| July 13, 2011 | Reply

Sorry about the headline. Had to do it. The Samsung NC215S netbook comes with a solar panel built into the shell so you can harness the power of the sun to charge it. The report is that it takes about 2 hours of sunlight to get an hour use out of the netbook so that […]

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GN Deals of the Day – Including 40% off at Puma

GN Deals of the Day – Including 40% off at Puma

| June 9, 2011 | Reply

Samsung 14 inch I5 laptop – $499.99 Handheld IR thermometer – $31.99 OCZ 60gb SSD – $79.99 Samsung I5500 unlocked phone – $144.99 D-Link Router, wireless storage and digital photo frame – $79.97 Flip Ultra HD III – $109.99 Intel Core Duo laptop – $194.99 Blackberry Playbook 32gb – $539.99 Viewsonic Gtab – $249.99 40% […]

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ASUS unveils the PadFone – An Android phone that comes with a tablet dock

ASUS unveils the PadFone – An Android phone that comes with a tablet dock

| May 30, 2011 | Reply

Motorola was first to market with an innovative laptop dock for their Atrix. Following the Atrix laptop dock release there were rumors of Moto having a tablet dock in the works as well, though we haven’t heard much about that since. Even if Moto has that one up their sleeves it looks like ASUS might […]

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Water-cooled PC built into desk = Awesome!

Water-cooled PC built into desk = Awesome!

| May 20, 2011 | 2 Replies

We don’t really cover much PC news here but I couldn’t pass this one up. The picture you see above is the “L3p D3sk”, an entry in the Cooler Master 2011 Case Mod Competition. This beauty was built by a guy named Peter, from the Netherlands.  It’s a water-cooled monster of a PC built directly into a glass-top desk, and […]

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Gn Deals of the day – Including a 120Gb Xbox 360 for $179!

Gn Deals of the day – Including a 120Gb Xbox 360 for $179!

| May 20, 2011 | Reply

120 gb black Xbox 360 elite with 2 games – $179.99 22 Inch LCD tv – $149.99 New Nexus One unlocked – $289.89 Olympus 14 mp 5x Optical Zoom – $54.77 Quad Band Dual Sim phone 3.6 inch screen – $102.94 19 Inch LED tv – $149.99 Logitech Revue Google TV with keyboard – $199.99 […]

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