Samsung Reveals Professional-Grade Tablets

Apple iPad’s new contender; the Samsung NotePRO 12.2 was announced during #CES2014.  Samsung also announced a wide array of new products, including curved television sets, cameras, tablets, and more. With its eyes set firmly on Apple, the company revealed four new Android-based tablets that up the ante to the nth degree. Falling under the NotePRO and…

The Situation – Microsoft Windows XP

After more than a decade on the market, Windows XP is finally getting retired by Microsoft. That means the company will no longer issue Service Packs, security patches or bug fixes for the operating system. What’s more, many third party software developers will discontinue support for their applications on Windows XP after Microsoft’s deadline. What’s at stake:…

3D printing goes Mainstream

Today Microsoft announced that Windows 8.1 will have native support for 3D printing technologies, the associated file formats, and the MakerBot printers themselves. This is a huge win for Makers everywhere! As Microsoft and other mainstream manufacturers adopt 3D scanning & printing technology the reality of a downloadable product begins to emerge. This technology introduces…

Star Trek Into Darkness

Paramount Pictures, announced today that Gimbal™ context awareness technologies will be used to deliver exclusive content and advanced real world game experiences for the “STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS” application based on the upcoming movie from J.J. Abrams. These cutting edge technologies are being showcased in a never before-seen way and will enable users to automatically…

Intel CES Mobility Announcement

Intel announces emerging markets Smartphone Platform at CES.  Listen and watch how their new Lexington Platform is being touted as a ‘true’ multimedia technology for Smartphone’s.   The mobile platform will ship with the new Intel Atom Z2420 platform, running at 7W @ 1.2 GHz with Hyper Threading, this processor will help to expand the battery life…

Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon Table PC

Remember the old Microsoft Surface, the one that was basically a big “table” PC? Lenovo thinks that idea deserves a second try, unveiling the IdeaCentre Horizon, a Windows 8 touch-screen PC that users can lay flat for shared experiences such as games. Claiming the Horizon to be the world’s first “interpersonal PC,” Lenovo has packed the machine…

CES 2013 Pre-Show Keynote

IT Executives wonder about the hype surrounding CES and its role in Corporate IT. Well, consider the emergence of BYOD, the initial corporate push-back and how consumer Smartphone’s like the iPhone made the Blackberry obsolete.  BYOD, iPads and tablets came from the home, users embraced them as a useful tool in everyday activity.  As our…