Boulder (CO) - Is an anniversary coming up in the near future? If so, the time may be ripe to invest in a technology to bring your significant other what may have until now seemed like science fiction. A company called PhotoVu has developed a 22" widescreen digital picture frame. With a 1680 x 1050 resolution, this programmable device can light up any room as it cycles through your picture collection showing image after image.
Another battery burning hazard has been announced, this time for Toshiba brand portable DVD players.
Apple has released a new firmware upgrade for the current generation iPod Classic and iPod Nano, available now through iTunes.
Microsoft has finalized the release date for the new Zune models, scheduling it just one day ahead of the original device's one year anniversary.
Two new high-def players from Samsung were expected this holiday season but those plans have now changed.
Microsoft officially announced details of its new Zune devices late last night after a whirlwind of rumors about the portable media player.
Redmond (WA) - Information about Microsoft's Zune has been trickling in today, mostly in the form of rumors. A first illustration and first specifications of the new player have been published on the website of the FCC website today.
Nintendo has added a "Crimson red" and "Onyx black" Nintendo to the regular line-up of the mobile gaming device. The color combination was previously only available in a bundle with Brain Age 2.
The Crimson/Onyx version sells for $130.
Osaka (Japan) – Panasonic announced three new Blu-ray recorders with integrated hard drives that are good for storing up to 381 hours of full HD video, thanks to what appears to be the first 45 nm chip on the market.
According to numerous media rumors, Microsoft may be announcing a sequel to the Zune today, despite lackluster sales of the original model.
Sony has announced that it is working on an ultra-thin TV using organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology.
New York (NY) - iRobot this week announced two new consumer robot devices, each one taking a big leap from the company's existing product line.
The more interesting of the two is the iRobot Connect Virtual Visiting Robot. This is the first mass-marketed product from iRobot that has nothing to do with cleaning, and it is literally like something from a science fiction movie.
Following an acquisition from satellite company Echostar, Sling Media is now expected to release a high definition version of its Slingbox device.
Sharp plans to launch a Blu-ray Disc recorder with one terabyte of storage space, enough for over 125 hours of high definition video.
During an investment meeting, Disney's Robert Iger declared the HD format war was essentially over, causing a mixed reaction from the other attending studio execs.