Archive for June, 2013
Emopulse Smile Smartwatch : Introduction
A few days ago Sony introduced the second generation of their smart watch. Sony smart watch looks nice and seems to be a good device but offer nothing special in terms of functionality and design. However there is at least one project that could change traditional functionality as well as look and feel of smart watches. Emopulse Smile Smartwatch is the product that could become very popular because of the exclusive eye catching design and advanced functionality.
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Emopulse Smile Smartwatch review
Emopulse Smile Smartwatch : Specifications
We are talking about one of the most-intelligent smart watch. It has two flexible OLED-displays, three cameras and up to 256 GB of flash memory.
Rugged and waterproof device is supposed to be wearied as a bracelet on the arm. Two screens work as follows: the top is automatically activated when lifting the arm and the bottom – when you turn the brush. Device is powered by Texas Instruments OMAP 5 processor. This is the latest release of the processor that has been recently introduced but is not manufactured yet. Emopulse Smile Smartwatch comes with2 GB of RAM, 128 or 256 GB of flash memory, nanoSIM card slot, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, GSM-and LTE-ins. Early models may be equipped by microUSB connector with support of USB 3.0. USB could be replaced by Thunderbolt in later models. Emopulse Smile Smartwatch equipped by three cameras. First is used for video phone, second is used for making photo and video, and the third is used for barcodes and QR-codes scanning.
Emopulse Smile Smartwatch: Operatig System
Device is running under in-house developed Linux like operating system that use Siri like voice assistant as one of the features.
Emopulse Smile Smartwatch: Battery
Powerful 2.5 Ah batteries are capable enough for two days in a row of intensive use of the device. Developers are considering increasing the capacity of the battery up to 3 Ah.
Emopulse Smile Smartwatch: Price and Availability
The project is currently on the development and raising funds on IndieGoGo. Estimated price of the device is around $500.
Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 release dates
Xbox One has been recently introduced by Microsoft and expected to be available for sales in late November 2013. PlayStation 4 will be available a month later at the end of 2013. Technical specifications on both consoles were published by Microsoft and Sony. According to provided details Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will remain direct competitors in the nearest future.
Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: technical review
Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Processors
Both consoles are powered by eight-core AMD Jaguar processor. However PlayStation 4 is equipped by more powerful 1152 MHz GPU versus to 768 MHz GPU of Xbox One. As a result the overall performance of the PlayStation 4 GPU is significantly higher than that of a competitor: 1.84 vs. 1.23 teraflops.
Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Memory
Both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One come with 8GB of RAM. However Sony PlayStation 4 uses modern and fast GDDR5 5500 MHz while Xbox One uses older DDR3 2133MHz RAM.
Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Price
Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are currently available via pre-orders. The price of PlayStation 4 Standard Edition is around $400 while Xbox One Console Day One Edition could be pre-ordered for around $500
iCade Mobile Review
IPhone is quite a powerful platform that could run very decent games according to today’s high standards. iCade developed pretty simple and affordable portable gaming Controller for iPhone. iCade Mobile gaming controller could run over 400 games and compatible with iPhone 4, 4s and iPod Touch. Furthermore, it turns on the vertical axis at 90 degrees, taking the horizontal and vertical position.
According to the developers iCade Mobile users will get a real tactile contact with the device. The standard touch-screen is good for many games, but nothing could replace buttons when it comes to modern fighting games that require fast reactions. iCade Mobile equipped by D-pad , standard joysticks action buttons and four switches, each of which is designed to withstand the most dynamic battle games.
iCade Mobile Price
Ion iCade Mobile Game Controller for iPhone/iPod Touch is on sale. Current price is $28.30
Apple just introduced their newest release of MacBook Air and updated MacPro workstation.
Newest release of MacBook Air
Newest release of MacBook Airhas the same form factor and design as previous 11-inch and 13-inch models. The main feature of new MacBook Air models is the processor. Newest MackBook Air models are powered by the latest Intel Haswell processors. Haswell processors provide up to 40% better performance working with graphics and at the same time consuming much less power. New models could run significantly longer than their predecessors. 13-inch new model of MacBook Air may run on battery up to 12 hours while 11-inch up to 9 hours. Previous values were 7 and 6 hours for 13 and 11-inch models respectively. The newest version of MacBook Air is currently available for $999 and $1099.
Newest release of MacPro Workstation
In addition, Apple introduced a new Mac Pro – most productive and powerful model designed for professionals. Graphics on MacPro is handled by dual AMD video card. MacPro workstation features 4 USB-ports and six Thunderbolt-ports. Apple is going to manufacture Mac Pro workstations in the United States.
Best smartphone to buy in 2013 : $500 and up price category
This price category represents a typical niche for flagship models that first appeared on the market for at least a few months ago. They are still modern and powerful smartphones but may not have latest features of current models. But do you need the latest features at all?
Blackberry Z10 – the best smartphone to buy in 2013 for business
Blackberry Z10 is one of the most popular smartphones for businesswith its very own approach to everyday business tasks. Blackberry Z10 looks great. It has a gorgeous 4.2-inch HD display with the resolution of 1280×768 pixels, powered by Qualcomm S4 Pro dual core 1.5GHz processor. Blackberry Z10 equipped by 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The storage could be extended via micro-SDXC card. The smartphone features HDMI port and 8 megapixel camera.
The smartphone is running under business oriented Blackberry OS10. It is the perfect solution for all of your business needs. This phone could be your best business assistant.
Sony Xperia ZL – the most compact smartphone of 2013 with 5-inch Full HD display
Sony Xperia ZL is the most compact smartphonein the market with a 5-inch Full HD display. The body of the phone is just a little bigger than the screen. However it comes with powerful quad core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, a graphics accelerator Adreno 320, and 16 GB of internal memory. There is a slot available for
micro SDXC card in case you need memory expansion. The phone features stylish design, 13 megapixels camera and impressive communication capabilities that include NFC and infrared.
Samsung GALAXY Note 2 – best smartphone to buy in 2013 with impressive performance
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is an ideal choice for those who need the most powerful smartphone running on Android. High quality Super AMOLED 5.5-inch display of Galaxy Note 2 has a good resolution of 1280×720 pixels and excellent color quality providing excellent experience in games and movies. The processor and video subsystem of Galaxy Note 2 is even more powerful than the one in famous GALAXY S3. Such hardware easily handles all games and applications. Stylus S-Pen is and additional argument towards to the purchasing of this model. S-Pen uses WACOM-processing technology of touch recognition that could be important for creative people.