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Teddy Bear MP3 Player

Teddy Bear MP3 Player
Technology comes in many forms and this time it chose to pose as a little teddy bear. Weighing only 60 grams the cute little teddy bear is actually an MP3 player. The featured player supports WMA and MP3 files, digital voice recorder, and even charges its internal battery through USB. You can use it for recording messages, singing songs in your own voice for your children while they are going to sleep. With the price tag of $78, it’s indeniably cute yet very expensive. The release date is expected to be around 30th March.

Samsung SC DC164 camcorder

Samsung SC DC164 camcorder

Continuing to be a leader in camcorder innovation, Samsung propels the DVD camcorder market to new heights with its advanced new model, the Samsung SC-DC164. The Samsung DC164 is compatible with all key single layer DVD formats as well as dual layer +R discs, an industry first. The Samsung SC-DC164 DVD camcorder is designed for consumers who want a high-quality, full featured DVD camcorder that allows for convenient, direct recording to high-capacity, single and dual layer DVD discs, as well as compatibility with the most popular memory card formats. The Samsung DC164 will be available in February 2006 with a retail price of $449.99.

 

Light Blue Optics comes out with a micro-mini projector

Light Blue Optics comes out with a micro-mini projector

Some people say that the world is small, and some more say that the objects desired in today’s world are even smaller and sleeker. So gone are the days of big bulky and as claimed by many high resolution projectors because now better resolution and image quality is available in a small size, and very small indeed. Hold your breaths as Light blue optics comes out with its latest creation, the same being a micro-mini projector, the size of which is as small as that of a matchbox. The secret of the same is the PV Pro technology, which is an automatic mechanical process that scales the low-resolution images into high resolution. The same is also useful in controlling certain hindrances such as keystoning thereby, being of great help when projecting images using a cell phone on nearby walls. A PVPro evaluation kit will be presented by the company at the 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona next week. The price and the availability of the product is not declared as of now. The gadget makes it easier for the mobile phone users to watch movies on a screen considerably larger than the screen of the mobile phone itself and also makes the task of sharing photographs simpler. All this in a pocket! Hard to imagine and even harder to digest, isn’t it?

 

 

FCC approves Nokia 3250 musicphone

FCC approves Nokia 3250 musicphone

This was Nokia was waiting for may be with crossed fingers. The FCC cleared the latest musicphone from Nokia in its 3250 series. The phone is sophisticated with tri band GSM/EDGE 900/1800/1900 XpressMusic. The micro SD slot provides the compatibility that all require. Specified keys for music make it the definitive music machine. Radio on FM band and the 10 long hours run on the playback is a feature to die for. And the party doesn’t end here. The 2 megapixel camera twists open from the key pad. The music lovers may have to wait a little bit as Nokia hasn’t announced the probable launch dates. However this is one thing worth waiting.

 

 

 

Swiss Army Knife with a built-in MP3 player!

Swiss Army Knife with a built-in MP3 player!

Ever thought you could open coke cans with your mp3 player or cut apples with it? This is no joke! Victorinox, manufacturer of one of the most sought gadgets in the world, the famous Swiss army-knife, has just come up with an idea of another brilliant feature to be built into the knife. As if the USB memory storage feature was not enough tech-savvy for a gadget, they have decided to cram an mp3 player into it, and all this with a lifetime warranty for both the knife and the player. A must have techno-gadget for all the technophiles out there.

Elegant Phone for Businesses: Cingular 8125

Elegant Phone for Businesses: Cingular 8125

This peace of sizzling hot news is for all those who have an arrangement or deal getting going with Cinglar. Cingular has just launched one of the most elegant phone for the business purpose. This new product is basically an upgraded version of the HTC wizard enabled with a variety of Microsoft’s mobile phone products like Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word, Internet Explorer. All these programs run on Windows mobile 5.0. The 8125 also has an entire Qwerty keypad that simplifies the process of typing and checking messages.
Its very light, weighing at a mere 5.3 ounces. It’s a very easily attachable phone as all your usual connectivity alternatives are available on this phone. It has an in-built Bluetooth,   802.11 Wi-Fi, and a Mini SD expansion slot. It’s equipped with a 1.3 mega pixel camera. However, at this point of time this PDA phone is available to Cingular’s business and its business partners. So, the normal customer would have to wait for some more time to lay their hands on this new piece of technology. The corporate price tag for the 8125 is between $225 - $250 for a contract of 2 years.

Canon Launching EOS 35D?

Canon Launching EOS 35D?

A Norwegian site Fotografi.no has placed some snaps of a camera claiming it to be Canon’s next DSLR, the 35D. The snaps displayed were sharper than the previous month’s images that professed the camera referred as 30D and looks of a professional product shots. If the Norwegian site Fotografi.no is to be believed then the camera is a 10 mega pixel model and is to be officially announced at Canon press conference in Oslo on February 21. So we all resist the temptation to announce our judgment till the official announcement of the 35D.

Skype provides exclusive Intel calling features

Skype provides exclusive Intel calling features

Skype users have one more advantage over other VoIP service users now, but only if they are powered by Intel dual-core processors within their computers. The Intel-Skype duo have together announced that they would be providing out a succession of calling features that would be availed by the customer who has Intel Centrino Duo or dual core Pentium D processor. The series of features being provided will include ten-way conference calling followed by enhanced video calling. The agreement might seem to be a bit bizarre but it sure has given Intel yet another reason to boast about its Core Duo.

The world’s thinnest phone

The world’s thinnest phone

Not too much information on this Samsung cellphone, other than it looks like the world’s thinnest 3G WCDMA phone (.4 inches thick) and is set to be shown at 3GSM.

Here's a scoop we just dug out. If we got our Korean right, then you are looking at the world's thinnest 3G WCDMA phone, the Samsung SGH-Z150. It's just 9.8mm thick! Unfortunately, that's also where our skills in the Korean language ended. We couldn't gather more information.The SGH-Z150 will be doing the rounds at the 3GSM World Congress. Now, what would a WCDMA phone do at a GSM show? Anybody want to take a dig?

NOKIA AD-42W Wireless Audio Gateway

NOKIA AD-42W Wireless Audio Gateway

Just as we wondered it was cool to transfer audio files from one cell phone to the other or from a computer to a cell phone (using Bluetooth technology), technology giant Nokia has come out with the just another new Bluetooth gadget which will allow transfer of files from a cell phone to the audio player or powered speakers to play it loud, without any wire connection between the two devices. The new Nokia AD-42W Wireless Audio Gateway means no more connecting through cables and jacks, just easy wireless transfer or at least that’s what it promises. Its all set to roll into the markets pretty soon.

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