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What The Fuck Is Wrong With HP (and Everyone Else)

HP is a company I have always loved, whose products are well engineered and who have some of the brightest minds in Silicon Valley. So just what has got into HP and all the other computer makers, except Apple? The recent news that HP has dropped the TouchPad a month after the US release and […]

Android Looking More Like a Good Platform to Develop For (or Has Apple Crossed to the Darkside)

An article from today on Fast Company presents some really interesting information about smart phone takeup rates and market penetration, so I recommend you go to the article and look it over. It has me thinking about many things to do with the iPhone and iPad. What it shows is that while smart phones are […]

Australians spend record $5.72 billion on ‘digital lifestyle’ in 2008

When it comes to their technology purchases, Australians appear to have shrugged off the economic gloom in the second half of 2008 (2H 2008), according to figures from the latest Canon Consumer Digital Lifestyle Index (CDLI). The Canon CDLI is independent research commissioned by Canon and compiled by GfK using information on sales figures (units […]

TOSHIBA INTRODUCES NETWORK DEVICES DESIGNED TO DELIVER ON THE PROMISE OF THE CONNECTED HOME

New TV, LCD TV/DVD Combo and Standalone Player Utilize Widget Channel, Developed by Intel® and Yahoo!®, and Microsoft’s Windows Extender for Media Center Platform to Deliver an Exciting Content Solution for the Home Toshiba America Consumer Products, L.L.C. (“Toshiba”), announced its new audio/video (A/V) devices with Network Player capabilities, which deliver on the promise of […]

Canon to Enter the TV market

Canon is developing flat panel TVs with Toshiba As reported in The Age newspaper, Canon announced at a press conferencein Europe that they were developing flat panel TV products incollaboration with Toshiba. This forms part of Canon’s expansion planswhere it aims to build its revenue by 60% by 2010, partly throughdomination of existing market segments […]

63% of World-Wide Monitor Shipments Were LCDs in the 1st Quarter

The latest DisplaySearch report shows excellent growth in LCD shipments and an interesting order of who are the biggest shipping LCD manufacturers, worldwide and in the US market. DisplaySearch, a flat panel display (FPD) market research andconsulting firm, has indicated in its latest Quarterly Desktop MonitorShipment and Forecast Report that worldwide LCD desktop monitorshipments grew […]