LaCie CloudBox Wants to Be Your Local Storage / Cloud Backup Server

LaCie CloudBox GraphicLaCie is out with a new product that they hope will get backup procrastinators on track. The LaCie CloudBox is designed to protect up to 10 local Mac and Windows PCs and then have the contents of those password protected and 128-bit AES encrypted backups mirrored to the cloud in case something disastrous happens at [...]

ARCHOS Unveils G9 Series 1.5Ghz Dual-core Android Tablets with Up to 250GB of Storage

ARCHOS G9Got to hand it to ARCHOS for trying and successfully differentiating themselves from the pack. ARCHOS just unveiled two new tablets — the 8-inch (4:3) ARCHOS 80 G9 and 10.1-inch (16:10) ARCHOS 101 G9 -- that offers the fastest processor, the highest storage capacity, and the most capable graphics (full 1080p H.264 video playback) out of any tablet [...]

Add Your Windows, Mac, and Linux PCs to Your ‘Personal Cloud’ with Pogoplug Software

Pogoplug My Drives Web InterfaceFinding an easy way to share and access your files and media is always a challenge. Sure, you can pay a cloud service like Dropbox to host your files or setup a dynamic DNS to access your computer or NAS server remotely. But what if you could just install a piece of software on your [...]

Apple Discontinues 1TB Time Capsule, Adds 3TB Option

Apple Time CapsuleThose in the market for a central storage / backup device for your Apple-based ecosystem will pleased to learn that Apple has added a new 3TB option to their Time Capsule product. The new heavyweight is currently listed for $499 in the Apple Store, which is actually $200 more than the 2TB model underneath it. [...]

Boxee Update for PC/Mac/Linux Coming Fall 2011, Cites Priorities As Reason for Delay

Boxee Box by D-LinkWow, really? So the reason everyone is using the old version of Boxee on their computer is because the team has focused on "priorities, growth, and the future of Boxee." Head honcho, Avner Ronen, says the update for PC/Mac/Linux won't come until later this Fall, which will bring an "updated browser, improved playback, and lots [...]

iOS 5 Brings Display Mirroring to Apple TV via the iPad 2

Apple iPad Mirroring DemoEver wish you could wireless display what's on your iPad to your HDTV? Well, now you can! Apple has just added a "mirroring" feature to AirPlay's control panel in iOS 5, which, like the term describes, duplicates what's displaying on your iPad through your apple TV (2nd gen.) to a connected HDTV. The mirroring function [...]

Sony’s New Cone-shaped HomeShare Network Speaker Lets You Beam Music to It via DLNA

Sony SANS300 HomeShare Network SpeakerLast night I was looking for a wireless speaker that lets you beam music to it like the new crop of AirPlay compatible speakers, but with DLNA. I've seen demos of this using Windows Media Player's "Play To" functionality, but haven't actually seen any DLNA wireless speaker products on the market — Internet radio boomboxes [...]

Webian Shell Wants to Make Web Apps First Class Citizens on Your PC, Has Chrome OS in Its Sights

Webian Shell DemoBelow is a video demo of a new Mozilla Chromeless project called Webian Shell. Its main goal is to bypass the typical desktop environment and provide users with a new, more web app centric experience — all powered by technologies folks are familiar with: HTML, CSS, Javascript. My first thought when seeing the name was: [...]