Twonky Gets Personal with Recent Releases

twonky_android_appIn a recent spate of product releases, PacketVideo have extended the Twonky range to bring cutomized media content to its users in what they say is a natural method of discovery. What does that mean? Well the beta release of myTwonky, the Twonky Video app and the Twonky Music app allows access to your existing [...]

Couch Commerce at Your Fingertips

ebay_ipad_appMoney talks and nowhere does it talk louder at the moment than eBay and PayPal, give or take the odd chat about the federal budget deficit. That's not putting off these two giants of the online marketplace and online payments, both of whom have leading roles too in mobile commerce and payments. The new trend, known [...]

Pogoplug Mobile Makes Streaming to and Backing Up Your Smartphone or Tablet a Breeze

Pogoplug MobileLooking for a drop-dead simple solution for streaming media (photos, music, video) and accessing files from home on your smartphone or tablet? Or how about backing up your smartphone's recently taken photos and video? Well, Pogoplug's new $79 Pogoplug Mobile product offers to do just that. Similar to the original Pogoplug that transforms your external [...]

Lenovo Launches Its Enterprise-grade ThinkPad Tablet Powered by Android

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet CloseupNot sure which Android-based tablet to buy? Have a look at Lenovo's new ThinkPad Tablet — it's got a little something for everyone. The $499/16GB ThinkPad Tablet has been designed with the enterprise market in mind, but it offers a bevy of features that any hardcore geek will appreciate. Below are some of the product [...]

Google Finally Lets Loose Its Google TV Add-on for Android App Development

Google TV Honeycomb Beta Preview Android MarketColor me surprised. We knew Google had design guidelines for HTML5-based apps optimized for Google TV. And the company talked a good game at Google I/O this past May about how future Android apps will recognize and reformat themselves on the fly for large TV displays. Well, today we're learning that Google has finally given [...]

On Second Thought… Logitech’s Revue Price Reduction May Be a Brilliant Move

iFixit Logitech Revue TeardownI may have been a little harsh when I learned that Logitech decided to reduce the price of their Revue with Google TV device to $99 -- noting that it's been a bad seller and has cost the company financially the past couple quarters. Like everyone else I'm a little disappointed by the progress Google has made with [...]

What’s Grid 10 from Fusion Garage?

Fusion Garage Grid 10 FCC DetailsFor everyone who thought Fusion Garage was dead after their JooJoo bomb, it's not. The company is prepping the release of a new tablet tentatively called Grid 10. How do we know this? Thanks to the FCC and site's like Liliputing and This Is My Next. It's unclear what OS this device will run, but [...]

Orb Live for iPhone Released, Brings PlayOn Style Entertainment to Your Phone without Fees

Orb Live ScreenshotsIf you remember back in November 2010, the folks at Orb decided to get into the hardware biz and released Orb TV, a $99 TV adapter that streamed media from your home PC running the company's Orb Caster software. Well, now Orb is out with Orb Live [iTunes - different than the free version], an app for [...]