Browsing Category : Gadgets

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Unboxing My Samsung Galaxy Tab


I finally got my Samsung Galaxy Tab today !!! F@#$ You Bluedart for making me wait two days in anxiety and then making me come to your shit-hole warehouse. Kudos to Flipkart for shipping my order on the same day. And now, without further delay, here are the Samsung Galaxy Tab's Unboxing photos :

Blackberry Playbook demo at CES 2011


I've known about the Blackberry Tablet, Playbook, for a long time now. Don't know why I never blogged about it, especially considering the fact that it's the only non-Android, non-iOS , tablet out there. What reminded me was this video of the Playbook demo at  CES 2011. The display looks great, the form-factor seems about the right size and it…
Motorola's Xoom Tablet with Android 3.0 Honeycomb

The Motorola Xoom Tablet with Android 3.0 Honeycomb


CES 2011 is long over and it was raining Tablets this year. However, there were a couple of tablets which stood out from the rest (that is not to say that the others weren't good enough). One of them and by far the most popular amongst all the Tablet demos was Motorola's Xoom Tablet with. The Motorola Xoom was crowned…
BodyMedia Armband iPhone App Activity Manager

BodyMedia Announces’s FIT Armband BW


There were a lot of cool, crazy, futuristic gadgets at CED 2011 this year. You decide which category this one belongs to. BodyMedia, a company in the Health sector focusing on Body mentoring and health solutions, introduced it's latest high-tech gadget : The BodyMedia FIT Armband BW. The BodyMedia FIT Armband BW is a body monitor device that you need…
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Panasonic’s User Interface for HDTVs


Panasonic is a consumer electronics company. It's not a Software company. So although you would consider Panasonic for all your gadget needs like Stereo systems, projectors, camcorders, etc. you do not expect to find any great user interfaces to it (apart from maybe, the sleek looks and arrangements of the panel-heads) However, as you will see in the video below,…
Nox Audio's Android-based Admiral Touch Headphones

Android-based Headphones


There was a time when they used to say that the NetBSD Operating System is can be ported on anything other than a toaster. Then they ported it on the Toaster. Going ahead people started saying the same about Linux , as more and more hackers convinced the commercial market to put Linux in every consumer device. Extending the same…
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ArchOS Tablets embrace Android Big Time


ArchOS is rooting for Android Big Time !!! As of this writing there are 5 internet tablets from the ArchOS stable , running Android. The internet tablets named ArchOS28 , ArchOS32, ArchOS 43, ArchOS 70 and the ArchOS101 are named after the size of their screens. So ArchOS28 is a device with a 2.8 inch screen and the ArchOS32 has…

Kinect hack using libfreenect, openCV creates awesome shadow puppet


As most of you who aren't living under a rock know, Microsoft's Gesture Recognition based XBox extension called Kinect is a huge hit. And I'm not just talking for the Xbox owners or gamers. This device has been in awe amongst a lot of geeks as well. This may well be because of open source hardware vendor Adafruit putting up…

Smartphone comparison


iPhone 3GS ? Motorola Droid ? Palm Pre ? HTC Touch ? For those of you who are quite unable to make your mind on which Smartphone to go for, here's a detailed chart listing the features and cost for the top Smartphones currently in the market. Thanks to Bill Shrink for producing this chart It is interesting to see…

Auto Cos turn to Gadgets


I'm noticing lately that the maor Automobile companies are turning to be hardware vendors. The most prominent among these are the following three : The Super Sexy , Super classy Lamborghini The King of Speed, the Scarlet Ferrari The Stylish Porsche I'm pretty sure even Honda and BMW (can anyone of us forget 007s gadget-packed Beemer ?) have something up…