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Archive for September 15th, 2008 ↓

Pew Pew Pew! Laser TVs make their debut!

Be wary couch potatoes, the future of television will leave you entranced and reaching for more chips. As always, technology is rapidly advancing at a pace that seems to instantly transform our latest developments into yesterday’s memories.

Chill out with Vantec Lapcool LPC-430

The Vantec LapCool LPC-430 is the cooling device you need to keep your laptop running smoothly and efficiently…

TomTom One XL GPS Includes QuickGPSfix Software

Our ancestors had to go to pretty extreme measures to keep from getting lost. They erected monumental landmarks, laboriously drafted detailed maps and learned to read the stars in the night sky. Things are much, much easier today.

At a reasonable price point, you can get a pocket-sized gadget that will tell you exactly where you are on Earth at any moment. As long as you have a GPS receiver such as the TomTom One XL GPS partnered with a clear sense of direction, you’ll never be lost again.

OCZ Rally2 Dual Channel 32GB USB Flash Drive

USB is now a standard feature on all PCs and makes it much easier for users everywhere to plug in everything from digital cameras to MP3 players to their PCs.

Today, USB 2.0 or Hi-Speed USB, provides an even greater enhancement in performance—up to 40 times faster than USB 1.0, with a design data rate of 480 megabits per second (Mbps). One such device that takes advantage of this great technology is the OCZ Rally2 Dual Channel 32GB Flash Drive.

TRENDnet TEW-432BRP Wireless G Router

A wireless router is an all-in-one solution that distributes Internet access over a network. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server and Network Address Translation (NAT) routing are the primary features found on wireless routers. A DHCP server automatically assigns private IP addresses to the connected workstations, while NAT routing allows multiple PCs to share a single broadband Internet account.

Set up and configuration is usually minimal when using a Trendnet Wireless Router. Multiple PCs can start sharing high-speed Internet access in just minutes. An access point essentially functions as an extension from an existing wired network to a community of users with wireless laptops and desktop computers.

Great for Hi-Def: Onkyo HTS5100B Home Theater System

Onkyo has unleashed its latest development for the home theater arena, the Onkyo HTS5100B Home Theater System. This home theater system is a powerhouse for High-Definition video sources with iPod playback and SIRIUS connectivity.

The Onkyo HTS5100B uses HDMI technology for excellent video performance that produces a resolution of up to 1080p. Three HDMI inputs are available for fast switching from one display to another. This feature is perfect for enabling the highest possible video resolution.

Microphone and Headphone: Sennheiser PC350 G4ME Gaming Headset

Headphone and headset technology has traditionally been part of a cutting-edge and highly competitive consumer electronics industry, but more recently has found favor with gamers worldwide. Online gamers, through the wonder of VoIP and voice chat technology, can keep track of their teammates, issue commands, or simply sit down for a chat. What used to be the domain of primitive headphones and rubbish microphones, often transmitting more interference than dialogue, is now largely occupied by a multitude of headset designs, keen to capitalize on the convenience of having both a microphone and headphones in one unit.

With Sennheiser’s expertise as a global leader in electro-acoustic comes the Sennheiser PC350 G4ME Gaming Headset. This headset’s sound perception is so precise that you will literally feel like you’re in the game.