Archive for Aug 25, 2009

Sony Reader Daily Edition: 3G and 7-inch touchscreen for $399

Sony Reader Daily Edition: 3G and 7-inch touchscreen for $399

Sony have announced their third new ebook reader, the Sony Reader Daily Edition, and as has long been expected it includes wireless 3G connectivity.  The new $399 device comes with a new version of their eBook Library software, 3.0, now Mac and PC compatible and which can also be used to organize notes made on touchscreen Sony ebook devices.  Sony have also revealed Library Finder, an electronic "ebook borrowing" system.

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Report: Cell phones cause brain tumors

Report: Cell phones cause brain tumors

There are several long running point and counterpoint arguments in the technology world. Among the most common are do video games cause violence in those who play them and one of the longest running is the debate over whether cell phones cause brain tumors or not.

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Acer Veriton all-in-one debuts

Acer Veriton all-in-one debuts

It seems like most of the time when I see a new computer getting launched it's either a netbook, nettop, or an all-in-one PC. All-in-ones and nettops are being aimed increasingly at business users who need a cheap computer for basic computing tasks.

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USB-IF offers USB 3.0 developers kit

USB-IF offers USB 3.0 developers kit

The first time I heard about wireless USB I was intrigued by the idea of being able to put my printer anywhere in my office without having to worry about a cable reaching. When I heard about USB 3.0, I was more excited because I wouldn't have to wait as long for a backup to my Drobo to complete.

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