Category: Gadgets

Will 3D and Internet-connected TV work for you?

Text and photos by Ted Kritsonis

Though 3D TV and Internet-connected TV were all the rage at CES in Las Vegas, there are still more than a few question marks on how all this will be implemented and if it’s even worth delving into.

One awesome CES gadget you didn’t hear about

By Marc Saltzman

If you’ve been following all the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) coverage from the monstrous tech convention in Las Vegas, chances are you’ve read about 3DTV, wireless tablets, e-book readers and new gizmos for the car.

Slate PCs and eBook Readers shine at CES

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

Slate PCs, which are slimline 5`inch to 11`inch screen tablet computers turned a lot of heads perhaps because of the buzz surrounding the rumoured Apple ìSlate tablet.

New Wireless Streaming Solution from Canada’s Eleven

by Lee Rickwood

Eleven Engineering is showing off its new personal wireless standard, called TRiK, at CES. It will compete with other proprietary concepts on the market, and with established standards like Bluetooth.

Canadians See Film, TV in a New Dimension

by Lee Rickwood

The media world is buzzing over 3D. Movie theatres have it, soon home TVs will have it. You know your laptop and iPhone can have it, right?

Consumer Devices Head for the Clouds

by Lee Rickwood

As always, the future is uncertain…cloudy, in fact.

But two predictions are safe to make about the increased importance of cloud computing and mobile TV.

Anti-Gift Guide: Gadgets you should avoid for the holidays and beyond

By Ted Kritsonis

It’s great that there’s so much technology out there sitting on store shelves awaiting mass consumption, but some of the stuff really isn’t worth your hard-earned cash. Here are some products and categories you should probably stay away from.

Scosche’s IDR350m earphones with tapLINE control

By Gadjo Cardenas Sevilla

It’s always pleasant to find a product that performs and works better than similar products that cost twice as much. Scosche’s IDR350m earphones are such a product.