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Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Intel Compute Stick now available for pre-order: Linux version starts at $110, Windows at $150   —  Intel Compute Stick mini PC now available for pre-order  —  The Intel Compute Stick is a tiny computer with an HDMI connector on one end.  Plug the device into the HDMI port on your TV or monitor …
Apr 6, 2015, 7:00 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
XO-Infinity is a modular laptop for students, picks up where OLPC left off   —  The One Laptop Per Child project introduced the idea of small, low-cost, low-power durable laptops that could be used by students around the world, with a special focus on developing markets.
Feb 21, 2015, 9:35 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Xiaomi launches MIUI 6, makes Android look more like iOS 7   —  Chinese device maker Xiaomi offers phones, tablets, smart TVs and other products that are known for their high quality and low prices.  But Xiaomi is also known for its MIUI software which gives Google Android a fresh coat of paint …
Aug 17, 2014, 11:10 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now available, user manual mentions the missing Surface Mini   —  Microsoft's new 12 inch Windows tablet is now available for purchase.  Well, some models are anyway.  If you want a $799 Core i3 model of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 with 64GB of storage …
Jun 20, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Amazon moves Kindle personal documents to Cloud Drive   —  Amazon's Kindle eReaders and tablets are designed to let you read books, magazines, and newspapers from the Kindle Store.  But an added perk has long been that customers can use a “Send to Kindle” feature to read text, HTML, Word …
Apr 16, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Sony 13 inch Digital Paper E Ink slate coming to America... for $1100   —  Sony introduced a 13 inch slate for reading and writing on documents last year.  The company calls it Digital Paper, and it's kind of a Kindle on crack with a big high-resolution, high-contrast display and a pen for taking notes or scribbling doodles.
Mar 28, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Geeksphone Revolution Android/Firefox phone launches for $300   —  Spanish phone maker Geeksphone is now taking orders for the Geeksphone Revolution, a phone designed to run either Google Android or the open source version of Firefox OS, also called Boot to Gecko.
Feb 21, 2014, 9:35 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
E Ink screen draws images, power from NFC-enabled smartphone   —  A growing number of smartphones are shipping with NFC, or Near Field Communication technology.  This lets you send information between devices by tapping them together.  For example you can share a photo with a friend or make a mobile payment from a digital wallet app.
Aug 19, 2013, 11:50 PMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Facebook pushes Android update to enable silent updates (bypassing the Play Store)   —  Facebook appears to be doing an end run around the Google by pushing an update to the social network's open app to Android users today... and the update isn't coming from the Google Play Store.
Mar 15, 2013, 4:15 AMIn context
Brad Linder / Liliputing:
Dell introduces HDMI stick that turns any screen into a thin client PC   —  Dell acquired Wyse last year and launched a line of cloud computing products that lets you access software data on a remote server.  Most of the products in this line look like tiny computers which you can connect to a keyboard, mouse and display.
Jan 8, 2013, 7:55 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Students are invited to the Break into Code! challenge  —  Young students can become technology creators in this first of a new series of contests from Microsoft Imagine.  Students can learn to code their first game in about an hour.
Avangate:
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