The rise of the phablet

The rise of modern technology arguably began in the 1980s, with such milestones as the first personal computer being sold in 1981; the first CD CD-ROM being released with the ability to store 270 000 pages of text on a single disk in 1985; and the first Internet...

New LCD TV packed with premium features

LG Electronics, a major player in the global flat panel display market, has introduced its new LC7 series of LCD TVs. Launched globally, these new models incorporate LG’s quality features and technology such as enhanced contrast ratio, Simple Link and True Viewing...

Digital TV recorders choose Hitachi

TVonics has chosen Hitachi Global Storage Technology’s CinemaStar hard drives as the storage backbone for its new line of digital TV recorders. Hitachi’s CinemaStar hard drive allows consumers to record as much as 125 hours of standard-definition video on TVonics’...

Intel, Micron JV produces NAND results

Intel and Micron Technology are sampling 50 nanometer (nm) multi-level cell (MLC) NAND flash memory manufactured by their NAND flash memory joint venture, IM Flash Technologies.  The new MLC NAND flash memory components feature a world-class die and cell size ideally...

Compact video server from Axis

Axis Communications has released the AXIS 247S, a high-performance single channel video encoder that measures just 98 x 99 x 41mm, ideal for integrating analogue cameras where a discreet installation requiring minimal space is needed.“The server’s small size allows it...

New sound stations for iPod

Two multifunctional speaker sets have been added to Trust's Made for iPod range of products.  The Sound & Radio Station for iPod SP-2991Wi and the Trust Alarm Clock Radio for iPod SP-2993Wi are now available through Workgroup and Pinnacle.The SP-2991Wi is a...