GADGETS NEWS

June 17th, 2012, 7:21 PM

The Phone Designed By Nature: Hands On With the Samsung Galaxy S3

Samsung is set to launch its newest, and most hyped, smartphone on the Canadian market next week, and in early June Hardware Canucks was given the opportunity to have a hands on session with the phone. “The Samsung Galaxy S3 is Samsung’s 3rd generation phone and in every way its improved: the hardware, the design, [...]

January 18th, 2012, 11:10 AM

Genius Announces DX-ECO: World’s First Battery Free Wireless Mouse

Genius, a leading maker of computer peripherals, announces the world’s first battery-free wireless mouse that is recharged within minutes – DX-ECO BlueEye Mouse. Ready for a full day’s use after only a three-minute charge, the Genius DX-ECO uses a built-in gold capacitor with a long life of 100,000 recharges instead of outdated, environmentally unfriendly disposable [...]

January 4th, 2012, 2:34 PM

RIM May Shuffle Board

Embattled smartphone manufacturer Research in Motion may oust co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie as co-chairmen of the board by the end of the month, though may not necessarily strip them of their role as chief executive according to the Financial Post. RIM had a particularly difficult year in 2011 as the company faced lackluster [...]

January 3rd, 2012, 7:45 AM

RIM to Liquidate Playbook Inventory

Hoping to replicate Hewlett Packard’s success in creating interest in a faltering tablet platform, Research in Motion (RIM) has cut the price of all Playbook models to $299 until February 4. This announcement apparently caused RIM’s BlackBerry Store to crash early Tuesday morning. RIM’s decision to liquidate their Playbook inventory comes weeks after company executives [...]

November 28th, 2011, 2:23 AM

SteelSeries Introduces Limited Edition Fnatic Headset and Mouse

As Dreamhack Winter, the world’s largest digital festival and LAN party kicks off, SteelSeries and one of the most recognized and accomplish gaming teams, Team Fnatic, introduce the SteelSeries 7H Fnatic Limited Edition headset and SteelSeries Sensei Fnatic Limited Edition mouse. Available now on SteelSeries Web Shop, the Limited Edition 7H headset features 50mm dynamic [...]

June 10th, 2011, 4:17 PM

HP Touchpad Launching July 1

On Thursday June 9, HP announced that their new tablet, the HP TouchPad, will be released on July 1. The Canadian release date of the device is not yet confirmed, with HP only stating that it will be available here in “mid July”. The HP TouchPad is powered by webOS, which HP acquired from Palm [...]

May 31st, 2011, 10:32 AM

CyberLink and MasterImage to Demonstrate Android Based Glasses Free 3D Tech at Computex

CyberLink Corp. and MasterImage 3D today will demonstrate the cutting-edge auto-stereo 3D solutions together at Computex 2011, enabling viewing glasses-free stereo 3D playback on MasterImage 3D’s new CELL reference tablets running Android. The advancement of auto-stereo 3D technology enables users to watch 3D movies, photos and videos with PowerDVD without 3D glasses, bringing viewing experiences [...]

May 13th, 2011, 12:16 PM

New 10.1 inch Tablet Display from Samsung 2,560 x 1,600 Resolution

Samsung reports that it is ready to unveil its new 10.1 inch LCD screen with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600 at next week’s SID Display Week 2011 International Symposium in Los Angeles. This resolution amounts to 300 DPI, and is far greater than any other tablet display on the market. In comparison, the current [...]

May 13th, 2011, 11:10 AM

Rumours of an Amazon Tablet Confirmed?

Rumours of Amazon launching a tablet were somewhat vindicated today when Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos told a reporter from Consumer Reports to “stay tuned” when asked about the possibility of such a device in an interview. Earlier this month Digitimes reported that Taiwanese manufacturer Quanata Computer, an OEM partner of RIM and Sony, has received [...]

October 26th, 2010, 11:13 AM

WD Launches New HD Media Center For Centralized Multimedia Throughout the Home

Western Digital  today introduced the WD TV Live Hub media center (photo), a Full-HD 1080p media player with a 1 terabyte (TB) built-in network hard drive that gives users the freedom to play all their personal media on any screen in the home. The WD TV Live Hub media center brings new experiences to the [...]