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Genius unveils Kids Designers II graphics tablet

Genius unveils Kids Designers II graphics tablet

If you have a child in your family that's a budding artist, always at work on little art projects, Genius has a new product perfect for your little one. The product is a little graphics tablet called Kids Designers II, and the usable area of the tablet measures 5" x 8". The tablet has large buttons that are easy to press with little fingers, and the device is an educational tool that lets kids paint, create, learn, and play little games.

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myCharge extended battery lineup 2012 refresh hands-on

myCharge extended battery lineup 2012 refresh hands-on

The folks at myCharge have extended their product line again with a whole new series of battery packs for your iPhone, iPad, Android, and micro USB-capable products galore. We got the chance to take a peek at a few of them this week, with the myCharge Peak 6000 extended battery being the king of the pack right here next to the Quest 1000, Journey 1000, Trek 2000, and Summit 3000, each of them with their own set of plugs and abilities. Have a peek at not only the myCharge family here, but listen in as Greg from myCharge explains what makes this mobile battery solution unique.

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AOC 22-inch LCD gets juiced from USB

AOC 22-inch LCD gets juiced from USB

Once upon a time, only tiny sub-display monitors bypassed dedicated graphics outputs and used USB; now, AOC has a whopping 22-incher that delivers plug'n'play extension without the GPU hassle. The AOC e2251Fwu High Definition USB Powered Display may not have a sexy name but it's potentially a godsend to notebook users, displaying a 1920 x 1080 picture with both image and power supplied from a single USB connection.

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Logitech unveils BH320 USB Stereo Earbuds optimized for business

Logitech unveils BH320 USB Stereo Earbuds optimized for business

Logitech today unveiled the first set of earbuds qualified as Optimized for Microsoft Lync, which is a clear indicator that the product means business. Indeed, the Logitech BH320 USB Stereo Earbuds are designed specifically for the business user, providing subtle style and a full set of in-line controls for those requiring a comfortable headset for voice or video calls on their PCs.

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Satechi 12 Port USB Hub revealed and detailed

Satechi 12 Port USB Hub revealed and detailed

Manufacturers at Satechi have what the world has wanted for years and never knew it: a 12 Port USB hub, complete with power adapter and 2 control switches: all your smartphones plugged into one single strip. I suppose you're wondering why you don't just plug all your devices into the power strip you've got sitting here already. I'll tell you why: that power strip needs to be used for all of your laptops, of course! Here what you've got instead is a device which can both power your devices and feed data in and out of your computer - all at the same time!

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MinION USB miniature DNA sequencer coming this year

MinION USB miniature DNA sequencer coming this year

Anytime I think of a DNA sequencer, I envision a giant machine sitting in a laboratory that costs millions of dollars. I guess that could be the case in some instances considering I've never actually seen a DNA sequencer in person. A company called Oxford Nanopore has what may be the coolest USB gadget ever called the MinION DNA Sequencer. The device looks like some sort of fat flash drive.

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Genius launches virtual 7.1 vibrating Cavimanus Gaming Headset

Genius launches virtual 7.1 vibrating Cavimanus Gaming Headset

One of the things that all gamers on consoles or computers need at some point is a nice gaming headset. Gamers will either need a headset to be able to hear the little sounds during online play that help you locate your enemy, or it may be needed so your game doesn't disturb others. If you are in the market for a new gaming headset, Genius has a new offering called the Cavimanus Gaming Headset you may be interested in.

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JLab B-Flex X-Bass laptop speaker adds some boom

JLab B-Flex X-Bass laptop speaker adds some boom

My single biggest pet peeve of laptop and integrated sound on computers in general is the lack of bass. Often, the sound is so low even at full blast you can forget watching a movie or listening from across the room. That leads many people to look for quality external speakers. JLab has a new speaker that looks interesting for your notebook or AIO. The speaker is the B-Flex X-Bass, and it plugs in using a USB port.

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