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Comparing the iPad Air is hard to do

Teaser The iPad Air went on sale on Friday. It's easier to compare it to its predecessor in the Apple stable, but not that easy when it comes to other vendors like Microsoft and Samsung. read more

The Ostrich Pillow Light: power napping will rock your world

Teaser We are power nappers. Well, actually, we just fall asleep at our desk. A lot. The original Ostrich Pillow was on our Christmas list. The new, Ostrich Pillow Light may become our best friend. This could be the single greatest invention we have seen this weekend. read more

3D gesture-recognition chip for smartwatches and HMDs

Teaser Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley and Davis are developing a chip that uses ultrasound waves to detect gestures. The chip is ideally suited to being used in wearable gadgets because of its convenience and low power consumption. Who wants to mess with a two inch smartwatch display anyhow. read more

Nexus 5. On Google Play. KitKat. Delicious.

Teaser LG and Google are delivering the first Android 4.4, KitKat, phone. The Nexus 5 is going to be available in every color imaginable as long as they are either white or black. read more

Ematic touts 13.3-inch Android Cinema tablet

Teaser Ematic has debuted a 13.3-inch tablet specifically designed for watching videos and streaming music clips from sites like YouTube. read more

The Liverscribe 3 is smartpen-manship for the mobile warrior

Teaser Livescribe smartpens seamlessly transfer your handwritten notes to your tablet or smartphone. The latest edition is just about the best combination of old world data gathering and modern technology you could imagine. read mor...

Is Google's Chrome OS headed to tablets?

Teaser Google's web-centric Chrome operating system (OS) was originally coded to run on laptops and desktops. However, it seems as if Chrome OS may be evolving into an operating system that could ultimately run on tablets, hybrids and convertible notebooks. read more

Nokia has its first Windows tablet, the Nokia Lumia 2520, with Windows RT 8.1

Teaser Stephen Elop, who was Nokia's CEO and is moving into a new executive role at Microsoft, admits that it was hard to choose Windows over Android. But, the Lumia 2520 is the first RT tablet not made by Microsoft. Let the games begin. read more

Video: LG debuts Firefox OS phone

Teaser LG has debuted its very first smartphone powered by Mozilla's Firefox operating system (OS). read more

Apple launches new iPads; they don't get any cheaper

Teaser The iPad Air was launched today and it is lighter and more powerful than its predecessors. Pricing? Same old, same old. The iPad Mini 2 with Retinal Display also made it out the gate but it's going to work out $100 more than the old versions. Show More Summary

GigSky gives you free broadband in over 70 countries

Teaser The GigSky international SIM card comes with 10 MB of free mobile broadband service the first time travelers land in any of the countries that GigSkye covers. read more

HTC treads lightly in smartwatches and goes disruptive on tablets

Teaser The company is wary of wearable devices but it will compete with its own device, but it thinks its tablet will be something completely different. read more

Lenovo's A10 is an Android-powered laptop

Teaser Lenovo has debuted the A10, an Android-powered laptop boasting a 10.1-inch touchscreen display (1366 x 768 display), ARM Cortex-A9 quad-core processor and up to 9 hours of battery life. read more

Twitter quitters: We don't get it

Teaser 36% of Twitter users don't use their account and 7% have shut down their account according to a recent poll. Doesn't bode well for upcoming IPO. read more

Chinese couple sell baby for an iPhone

Teaser After advertising online since June, the couple managed to quietly give birth and get just over $8,000 for the newborn. According to the Daily Telegraph: After a home birth, designed to cover-up the crime, they handed over the baby girl and received a large cash payment into their bank account on the very same day. read more

Japanese sushi restaurant serves you to serve yourself

Teaser The Japanese really don't like the service industry. This time it isn't robot servers but an automted sushi restaurant where the eaters order from their table, have their food delvered by conveyor belt, and send their dirty dishes back down a chute. If they do a good job, they get to play a game on their little table consoles. read more

Darter UltraThin is a $900 Ubuntu touchscreen notebook

Teaser System76 is currently accepting pre-orders for the Darter UltraThin, a 14-inch notebook pre-loaded with Ubuntu 13.10 (64-bit). read more

Moto X display goes FTW

Teaser Analysts at ABI Research say the display found in the Moto X from Motorola Mobility, a Google company, has the best performance observed in a mobile display to date. read more

The new Nike+ Fuelband SE looks good but doesn't do much

Teaser Pre-ordering is the new ordering. And so it goes with Nike's latest version of its activity tracking device which won't be available until November 6, but is ready for order now. How will it fare against the likes of Jawbone, Fitbit, smartwatches, Adidas and Garmin? I get tired thinking about it. read more

Report: LG prepping a curved Android phone

Teaser LG is reportedly prepping a new Android smartphone dubbed the G Flex. read more

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