CMO to display 57" full HD TV panel at FPD International 2007

Increasing shortage of 32" TV panels expected in 2008

Digital pictures frames coming of age

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.

Toshiba recalls overheating portable DVD player batteries

Another battery burning hazard has been announced, this time for Toshiba brand portable DVD players.

Apple updates iPod Classic, Nano with 1.0.2 firmware

Apple has released a new firmware upgrade for the current generation iPod Classic and iPod Nano, available now through iTunes.

New Zunes to zoom into stores November 13

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.

Samsung delays one high-def disc player, cancels another

Two new high-def players from Samsung were expected this holiday season but those plans have now changed.

Microsoft refreshes Zune with 4, 8, and 80 GB models

Microsoft officially announced details of its new Zune devices late last night after a whirlwind of rumors about the portable media player.

Second Zune to debut with 4 GB and 8 GB

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.    

More color for the Nintendo DS

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.

Panasonic unveils terabyte Blu-ray recorders

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.      

Microsoft expected to make big Zune announcement today

According to numerous media rumors, Microsoft may be announcing a sequel to the Zune today, despite lackluster sales of the original model.

Sony to sell 11" OLED TV in December

Sony has announced that it is working on an ultra-thin TV using organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology.

Pioneer: PDP TV makers eying 60" market on rising competition from LCD technology

iRobot newcomers tackle gutters and personal relationships

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.

Microsoft touts second-generation media extenders

HD Slingbox expected

Following an acquisition from satellite company Echostar, Sling Media is now expected to release a high definition version of its Slingbox device.

Sharp develops Blu-ray recorder with terabyte hard drive

Sharp plans to launch a Blu-ray Disc recorder with one terabyte of storage space, enough for over 125 hours of high definition video.

iRobot to unveil new "home robots"

First-tier TV makers now adopting monitor panels for smaller-size LCD TVs