Acer Launches 8-inch Iconia W4 Tablet: Windows 8.1, Bay Trail and Improved Screen at $330

Acer Launches 8-inch Iconia W4 Tablet: Windows 8.1, Bay Trail and Improved Screen at $330

The wave of Intel Bay Trail devices grows, as Acer makes official its Iconia W4 tablet, which is an improved successor to the Iconia W3, and is Acer’s second 8-inch tablet. Intel’s Bay Trail chips seem to be getting along very well with Windows 8.1, which has just been made official by Microsoft. Acer didn’t see too many sales with the […]

     
 
 

Windows 8.1 is Now Available for Download: What’s New

Windows 8.1 is Now Available for Download: What’s New

After having worked on Windows 8.1 for an entire year, Microsoft has finally made the first Windows 8 update official – the free Windows 8.1 upgrade is now available for download through the Windows Store for those users that have Windows 8 installed on their devices. From tomorrow, October 18, Microsoft will also deliver Windows 8.1 preloaded on new devices and […]

     
 
 

Adidas Announces New $399 Smartwatch, to Launch on November 1

Adidas Announces New $399 Smartwatch, to Launch on November 1

The wearable market is growing day by day and Adidas wants a piece of it, too. After seeing rival Nike announce the Fuelband SE and Fitbit update its wristband fitness tracker line with the almost-smartwatch Force, Adidas has decided that it needs to step up and defend its name. The company has announced at GigaOM’s Mobilize 2013 conference in San […]

     
 
 

Best 20 Internet of Things Devices

Best 20 Internet of Things Devices

Smartphones and tablets are still regarded as the latest craze in technology, but what we should really turn our attention to is the Internet of Things and the devices that are shaping the future for it. Those of you who are aware of what it means know that the Internet of Things is just around the corner and we’re excited […]

 
     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps This Week

10 Best Android Apps This Week    

We’re right in the middle of autumn but Android apps keep popping out. If you’ve already consumed and handpicked apps from our last Android roundup, then I guess it’s time for us to arouse your curiosity with a new selection. For the week ending on Sunday, October 14, we’ve chosen ten of the best new apps that have been launched […]

     
 
 

Android 4.3 Update for Galaxy S4 Available for Download [Leak]

Android 4.3 Update for Galaxy S4 Available for Download [Leak]

Samsung Galaxy S4 owners have been awaiting for the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade for a long time. While it’s not yet official, those of you who have a Samsung Galaxy S4 can download a near-final build of the Android 4.3 distribution. We’re covering this story because this isn’t just any other test builds, but actually a final one that […]

     
 
 

Top 7 Anti-theft Cables and Locks for Laptops

Top 7 Anti-theft Cables and Locks for Laptops

If you carry your laptop with you, then chances are you might leave it unwatched for a few moments when you’re in the library, classroom, in a park or just in any other public place. And during those few minutes when your laptop is unguarded, someone might steal your laptop if you don’t take the necessary protection measures. Albeit there […]

 
     
 
 

Fitbit Launches Force Wristband Fitness Tracker with Smartwatch Features

Fitbit Launches Force Wristband Fitness Tracker with Smartwatch Features

I have been using a very basic fitness tracker from Fitbit, called Fitbit Zip and after more than half a year of intense use, I can say that it has done its job flawlessly. Now, Fitbit has launched its latest fitness device called Force. It completes the lineup of other devices currently offered by Fitbit – Zip, One and Flex. […]

     
 
 

Acer’s $249 C270 Chromebook: 11.6-inch, Haswell-powered, 8.5-hour Battery and 16GB SSD

Acer’s $249 C270 Chromebook: 11.6-inch, Haswell-powered, 8.5-hour Battery and 16GB SSD    

Google is seriously upping the ante with its Chromebook devices. In what seems to be the start of the hardware line refresh, Acer has now announced the C270 Chromebook, priced at $249, which comes shortly after we’ve seen HP launch the HP Chromebook 11. After teasing a Haswell-powered Chromebook at Intel’s Developer Forum from last month, Acer has now finally unveiled the […]