CES 2012

  • Qualcomm AllJoyn peer-to-peer gaming and sharing hands-on

    Earlier this month we were able to get a first hand look at an impressive technology from Qualcomm called AllJoyn. What is AllJoyn you ask? A peer-to-peer proximity based gaming, streaming, and sharing technology between devices

    January 30, 2012 • Views: 66

  • Samsung promises better battery life in 2012

    For those of you with devices like the Galaxy Nexus and the DROID Charge, you know good and well that not all Samsung devices are top of class when it comes to holding a charge for an equitable amount of time. That's why it comes

    January 17, 2012 • Views: 53

  • CES 2012 Android Wrap-Up

    The Consumer Electronics Show is the grandaddy of 'em all when it comes to technology conferences, and with Android's rise to the top of the mobile world, that means there was plenty of phones and tablets on hand. For consumers,

    January 16, 2012 • Views: 100

  • Huawei Ascend P1 S “world’s thinnest phone” Hands-on

    Last week the folks from Huawei announced their new Ascend P1 and P1 S Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphones. The latter of the two, the P1 S they are calling the "world's thinnest smartphone" coming in at only 6.68mm thin.

    January 16, 2012 • Views: 119

  • AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4G LTE in white Hands-on

    Coming to AT&T soon is the Samsung Galaxy Note that we've all seen plenty of lately. AT&T will be selling this 5.3" AMOLED HD packing smartphone in both black and white variants. While roaming at CES we were able to get a few

    January 16, 2012 • Views: 409

  • Coby Kyros Ice Cream Sandwich tablet hands-on

    We told you so. CES 2012 was flooded with more cheap tablets than you could shake a dev kit at, most of which we neglected to report on for obvious reasons. But Coby has been steadily building a reputation for affordable (if not

    January 16, 2012 • Views: 227

  • Sony Slate concept tablet “grows” a kickstand

    Kickstands are awesome. No arguing: a built-in angled prop is the perfect companion for a large-screen, video-friendly device. But one of the (admittedly numerous) problems with implementing them is that they mess up the

    January 16, 2012 • Views: 57

  • Velocity Micro investigating ICS updates for Cruz tablets

    Velocity Micro, like so many smaller manufacturers at the moment, is preparing at least two new Ice Cream Sandwich tablets for 2012. The company invited us to check out its latest wares at CES, and while the the Cruz T510 and

    January 13, 2012 • Views: 86

  • iLuv ArtStation Pro and MobiDock hands-on

    Android is growing by leaps and bounds, especially in the tablet market. iLuv, among others, has started to take notice, and will be releasing a set of speaker docks for Android phones and tablets later this year to complement

    January 13, 2012 • Views: 75

  • Snapdragon GameCommand Hands-on

    This week at CES we've been running around like mad-men trying to get a little hands on time with just about everything. Today we had a few minutes to check out multiple new things from Qualcomm, one in particular is the

    January 12, 2012 • Views: 54