toggle VIEW:

Top News

(0)

LG targets Samsung's Note line with pre-IFA G3 Stylus launch

08/26, 5:13am

LG is going after Samsung's Galaxy Note line, by launching a stylus-equipped smartphone modeled on the LG G3. Revealed before IFA, the LG G3 Stylus takes after the G3 Beat by offering a large 960x540 5.5-inch display, a similar design, and lower specifications compared to the flagship device, though this time LG adds its Rubberidium stylus to the smartphone.

more

(0)

Filing shows new information on T1 tablet in the works from HTC

08/25, 3:51pm

More information has come to the surface regarding HTC's rumored T1 tablet. On top of South Korean regulators passing a device with the 0P82100 model number, the Wi-Fi Alliance has also approved a device under the same identifier. The Wi-Fi Alliance shows that the tablet is named Flounder according to the firmware version on the device.

more

(0)

TiVo unveils Roamio OTA as antenna-only digital video recorder

08/25, 12:29pm

TiVo has launched a version of its Roamio line of digital video recorders made just for over-the-air broadcasts, something which may be of use to "cord cutters." The Roamio OTA offers a similar experience to the cable-based models of the set-top box, except it employs four tuners for recording via an antenna, and does not require a cable card to function.

more

(0)

Briefly: T-Mobile Simple Starter LTE changes, Spotify updates iOS app

08/25, 11:03am

T-Mobile is giving customers using its Simple Starter price plan the choice of adding more data. From September 3rd, subscribers can opt to quadruple the LTE data allowance on the single-line plan from 500GB to 2GB, increasing the cost of the plan from $40 to $45, but retaining the same unlimited calls and texts as the original plan. Just as before Simple Starter users will find their data service suspended once they've used their allocation.

more

(0)

LG starts pre-orders for curved OLED 4K television in South Korea

08/25, 9:46am

Shortly after launching a curved OLED HDTV in the United States, LG has revealed it will be bringing to market similar televisions with a higher Ultra HD resolution. The previously-rumored 4K-capable displays, in 77-inch and 65-inch versions, will have the same OLED technology and curved surface as the earlier release, but this time it will be able to show 4K-resolution video.

more

(0)

Coin apologizes to backers for delays, updates card testing program

08/25, 7:58am

Digital credit card replacement start-up Coin has changed the requirements for its extended beta trial, as part of an apology for its heavily-delayed release. A message to backers advises it is extending the beta from 10,000 backers to 15,000 backers, and by making it available at no cost, it is also effectively removing the $30 "fee" for taking part in the trial.

more

(0)

Intel NUC 2.0 with Broadwell, Braswell processors leaks in slides

08/25, 7:07am

The second generation of Intel's Next Unit of Computing (NUC) may offer a considerable speed boost compared to the original, according to leaked slides. NUC 2.0 is said to include at least two variants with high-enough specifications that the compact computers could end up being used for gaming, and potentially as a Steam Machine system.

more

(0)

Microsoft may include one-click build updates in Windows 9 preview

08/25, 5:47am

Microsoft may make the next version of Windows easier to update, starting with the preview version. A report claims current internal builds of the operating system, also known as Windows Threshold, can be upgraded to a newer build with a single click, which could mean that those using the public preview may be able to use a newer build without uninstalling and reinstalling the software.

more

(3)

BlackBerry claims no spam, attacks Apple's iMessage service

08/22, 2:26pm

BlackBerry has attacked iMessage in a blog post, as it attempts to try and convert more users to BlackBerry Messenger (BBM). The post, written by head of product and brand marketing for BBM Jeff Gadway, latches on to recent reports about spam messages on iMessage, and lists off ways the service allegedly beats Apple's messaging platform.

more

(7)

Digital credit card replacement Coin calls for 10,000 more testers

08/22, 1:11pm

Payment startup Coin is expanding its base of testers for its digital credit card replacement from 1,000 to 11,000 people. The crowd-funded project, which consists of a plastic card with a screen capable of storing various payment card details and can be swiped at ATMs and payment terminals, is attempting to fix as many issues as possible before it makes the card publicly available.

more

(0)

Amazon wins Department of Defense cloud services contract

08/22, 10:35am

Amazon Web Services has received the first ever U.S. Department of Defense level three through five provisional authorization for the AWS GovCloud (US) region under the Defense Information Systems Agency's (DISA) codified Cloud Security Model (CSM). This new authorization allows Department of Defense users to conduct development and integration activities for everything but classified workflows with Amazon's service.

more

(0)

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-KW11 revealed as perfume bottle-shaped camera

08/22, 9:49am

Sony has extended its Cyber-shot compact camera range with a snapper designed for self portraits. The Cyber-shot DSC-KW11 is unusually designed to look like a perfume bottle, with the main camera sensor housed in a transparent top section able to rotate 180 degrees, allowing it to be used for normal photographs as well as selfies.

more

(0)

Briefly: ESPN Scores Pebble app released, Chromecast price cut in UK

08/22, 7:56am

ESPN has released an app for the Pebble smartwatch, providing results for various sporting events. The Scores app includes results from the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, college football, and college basketball, and will vibrate to notify the wearer about game updates. The app is now available to download from the Pebble App Store for iOS and Android.

more

(0)

Moto X+1 allegedly resurfaces in leaked images, Verizon branding

08/22, 6:58am

Motorola's upcoming successor to the Moto X has apparently leaked again in new images. The media photographs of what is believed to be the Moto X+1 show both sides of the smartphone's black and white models, and while one has a generic black back cover, the other is shown using a wood-effect version, complete with a prominent Motorola logo.

more

(0)

Leica M-P 24MP rangefinder camera doubles memory buffer of Leica M

08/22, 6:07am

Premium camera producer Leica has revealed an upgraded version of its Leica M rangefinder. The Leica M-P houses a full-frame 24-megapixel CMOS sensor, accompanied by a 2-gigabyte memory buffer double the size of the Leica M version, allowing it to be not only twice as fast, but also capable of up to 24 images in a burst mode at a speed of 3 fps.

more

« Prev     Next »

Electronista Sponsor

Electronista Newsletter

Free Technology and Gadgets Newsletter

  • We will not share your email address with anyone.

    toggle

    Most Popular

    Sponsor

    Recent Reviews

    Life n Soul BM211 Bluetooth speaker

    Bluetooth speakers aren't only for listening to some music at the park or on a long bus ride, but can also be built with tablets in mi ...

    Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2030 projector

    With high-definition televisions now the standard, 4K televisions becoming the next big thing, and plasma TVs going the way of the din ...

    Life n Soul 8 Driver Bluetooth headphones

    When it comes to music on the go, consumers generally have some options to consider when looking for the best experience. While Blueto ...

    Sponsor

    toggle

    Most Commented

     
    toggle

    Popular News