Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Best overall: OnePlus 7T Pro

The OnePlus 7T Pro has a massive, gorgeous screen, is the fastest-feeling phone by miles and has a competition-beating in-display fingerprint scanner. Photograph: Samuel Gibbs/The Guardian

The follow-up to the best smartphone of the first half of 2019 is, unsurprisingly, the best phone to end 2019. The OnePlus 7T Pro is a minor update to the stellar OnePlus 7 Pro that keeps all the good bits, improves the camera, and speeds up the fingerprint scanner.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Sony makes 4K player nonproprietary, shows off $50K 4K short-throw projector

by Geoffrey Morrison cnet.com
When Sony says the VPL-GTZ1 ($50,000) is an "ultra-short-throw" projector, it's not kidding. It can project a massive image from 0 inches away. Zero. The case can be against the wall you're projecting on.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

New Mac Mini expected in October alongside iPad Air 2

by Andrew Hayward stuff.tv

After releasing a new model on a more-or-less annual basis for a few good years, Apple’s Mac Mini has gone dormant - next month marks two years since the last refresh. But that’s reportedly about to change.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

PlayStation TV launching October 14 in US for $99

Sony Computer Entertainment of America
by Sam Machkovech arstechnica.com

Sony's latest gaming hardware product, the PlayStation TV, received a release date announcement on Monday, months after its official E3 unveiling this summer. Starting October 14, fans in the US will be able to buy the hardware by itself for $99 or purchase a "bundle" that includes a DualShock 3 controller, an 8GB memory card, and a free copy of The LEGO Movie Videogame for $40 more.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

PlayStation 4 can now play 3D Blu-ray discs

Sony has updated its PlayStation 4 to play 3D Blu-ray movies.
Available now, version 1.75 of the PS4's system software now matches the PlayStation 3 in being able to play 3D Blu-ray discs. All you need now to complete the picture is a compatible 3D TV and the 3D flicks.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Xiaomi Mi4 announced as the fastest smartphone in the world

Xiaomi Mi4
by Dusan Belic intomobile.com

Xiaomi has officially announced its latest flagship smartphone, the 4G LTE-enabled Mi4.

Friday, July 11, 2014

LG unveils flexible and transparent OLED displays

By Brett Molina usa today

LG's 18-inch flexible OLED display.(Photo: LG)

Electronics giant LG revealed new OLED displays that can not only bend and roll, but that users can see through.

The company's 18-inch flexible OLED features a high-defintion resolution of 1200 x 810, and can be rolled up to a radius of 1.1 inches without impacting the display.