For everybody who's waited with bated breath for the widespread arrival of MirrorLink, take heed because the smartphone / car stereo integration technology is about to make a significant splash in the first half of this year.
Hot on the heels of AT&T's recent announcement that it would bebeefing up its connected car offerings, Ralph de la Vega, who's now the chief executive of AT&T's Mobile and Business Solutions group, chaired a panel at CTIA earlier today to make the case for the internet-enabled vehicle.
The Razer Nabu isn't exactly a new product, we went hands on with the device back in January at CES 2014. People interested in the device have been waiting all year for availability so they could get one for their own. Razer has now announced that it will begin shipping the Nabu in time for Christmas. The Nabu Smartband will be available on December 2.
Even if you aren't hauling a 55-inch smart TV with you to campus, you can do better than watching Netflix on your laptop. Our picks include an affordable Blu-ray player, set-top boxes and a few big-screen stunners. There's more where that came from, too -- check out the rest of our guidehere.
Google announced its plan to take on the billions of TV viewers in the world with a groundbreaking product that would blur the lines between internet and broadcast --four years ago. Executives from Dish Network, Best Buy, Sony, Logitech, Sony and Inteljoined the stagewith Google's then-CEO Eric Schmidt to herald the coming of a new era -- which never came.
It'd be silly of me to talk about tablets in the past tense -- we still write stories about them daily and clearly, we review them, too. But of the ones we've seen lately, most have been low-end; mid-range at best. The market for high-end slates, once crowded with companies big and small, now looks more like a fraternity.
Anki Drive is the new generation of remote control car racing. A lot of Gen X-ers grew up with remote control cars, helicopters and planes being top-of-the-line in toy technology, but we are a long ways into the future from those days.
Sony is one of the few Android OEMs that officially advertise support for unlocking their devices' bootloaders, with the usual warnings, of course. It is, however, to be expected that there would be some kinks here and there.
Lollipop, Lollipop, Lollipop! That is this week's battle cry as Google unleashed the full fury of sweetness unto the Android world. And following closely are device makers who are already starting to roll out the update for their lucky smartphones.
The past couple years have been kind to Samsung, which has seen record profits and all sorts of bragging rights. That reign held steady for quite a while as the Korean company pumped out mobile gadgets that found favor with consumers.
When I was a tiny tot, I watchedKnight Riderand pretended I wasMichael Knight, talking to KITT on my watch. Yet now that there are real-life watches that can do even more things, I don't find myself quite as excited as my 5-year-old self was. Smartwatches have been around for over a decade already (rememberMicrosoft SPOT?), but the category hasn't evolved at the same pace as smartphones.
T-Mobile on Monday kicked off the week by announcing the upcoming arrival of the Sony Xperia Z3. Well, we knew it was coming, but now we know when and for how much. Slated to arrive on October 29, the Xperia Z3 features a 5.
Last week, India reportedly banned Xiaomi sales and imports because of a patent infringement issue . It was brought to the New Delhi court by Ericsson India who said Xiaomi was asked to license standard essential patents but to no avail.
Sony announced the impending arrival of itsPlayStation TV mini-console in the UK back in August, and right on cue, it's now available to buy. The device,known as PS Vita TV in Japan, comes bundled with three digital games,OlliOlli, Velocity UltraandWorms Revolution Extreme,and will give you access to Sony's library of PS Now games.
Sony's futurecloud-based TV serviceshouldn't be hurting for content. Viacom hasforged a dealthat will bring 22 of its networks (including Comedy Central and Nickelodeon) to the streaming platform when it launches late this year -- the first time Viacom has provided its channels toanylive internet TV service. The media giant thinks its "young, tech-savvy" audiences are a good match.
As a longtime gamer, I’ve seen the ups and downs that befall even the greatest of video game companies. I’ve watched companies like SEGA and Nintendo rise and fall, I’ve watched Sony take a few missteps, and I’ve watched Microsoft become an important player in today’s marketplace.
As some of us still await the arrival of the Android Lollipop 5.0 update, we have to rely on leaked previews to see what it will look like on our gadgets. Google Play Editions are usually next to the Nexus devices to be updated, but since there's still no definite schedule yet, preview builds are our only peek at how our gadgets will change once we receive the preview.
Joining a whole collection of Android Wear devices in the Google Play market this week is the Sony SmartWatch 3, the first Sony SmartWatch to be offered direct by Google. This is also only the second time Google Play has sold a Sony device from their online store, the first being the massive Sony X Ultra Google Play Edition.