Apple's 2014 roadmap gets outlined



KGI securities analyst Ming Chi Kuo has published a rough outline of Apple's 2014 roadmap, which includes a lower-cost iMac, an upgraded iPad Air/iPad Mini, new iWatch (in two sizes) and a 4.7-inch/5.5-inch iPhone.

Report: Apple's new A7 mobile SoC is "desktop class"




Anand Shimpi of AnandTech has concluded that Apple's latest A7 processor can indeed be categorized as "desktop class."



ECS debuts $200 Bay Trail LIVA mini-desktop

ECS has introduced a mini-desktop PC equipped with Intel's Atom Bay Trail-M processor and an approximate price tag of $200. 



Nvidia debuts $192 Tegra K1 dev kit



Nvidia has debuted the Jetson TK1 DevKit. 



Rufus Cuff moves beyond the smartwatch



The Rufus Cuff boasts a 3-inch display and is fully capable of running Android apps from the Google Store.

Report: Branded tablet shipments to reach 200 million in 2014

This is a pivotal year for tablets as the traditional markets leading computing and CE deployments reach a tipping point and give way to growth regions.

Samsung's new smartwatch has a $300 price tag



Samsung has confirmed that its second-gen, high-end Galaxy Gear smartwatch will carry a $300 price tag. 



Toshiba touts Ultra HD laptop display



1080p may have become the de-facto (minimum) laptop display in recent years, although Toshiba is apparently looking to shake-up the status quo with its Satellite P50t.

Tegra 4 game console ready to launch



Phone maker ZTE and game developer The9 are reportedly prepping a new Android-based game console for a launch in China later this month.

Report: Amazon prepping set-top box



Amazon is reportedly prepping a set-top box capable of playing games and streaming movies from multiple online platforms including Prime Instant Video, Netflix and Hulu Plus.

Report: Google smartwatch equipped with a 280x280px display



When Google finally debuts its smartwatch, it will be joining a hyper-competitive space filled with similar devices from other companies.

Rockin' in the free world with Neil Young's PonoPlayer



The PonoPlayer is now available for pre-order via Kickstarter.

Bending the light with a tiny chip

Imagine that you are in a meeting with coworkers or at a gathering of friends. You pull out your cell phone to show a presentation or a video on YouTube. But you don't use the tiny screen; your phone projects a bright, clear image onto a wall or a big screen. Such a technology may be on its way, thanks to a new light-bending silicon chip developed by researchers at Caltech.

Zotac's new Zbox gaming mini-PCs have Intel Iris Pro inside



Zotac recently launched two new uber-mini gaming machines: the ZBOX EI730 and EI750.

Pre-order the Asus Chromebox for just $179



The first Asus Chrome OS desktop system is now available for pre-order.

Report: Acer prepping 3-in-1 device (Aspire Switch 10)



Acer is reportedly prepping a 3-in-1 device known as the Aspire Switch 10. 



Withdrawing money at cash machines with 'Google Glass'

Taking photos with a wink, checking one's calendar with a glance of the right eye, reading text messages — the multinational cooperation Google wants to make it possible with Google Glass.

Roku debuts $50 streaming stick



Roku has announced a new Streaming Stick at a $50 price point.

AMD's Richland is inside this Gigabyte Brix mini-PC



Two Gigabyte AMD-powered Brix systems are now available in the US with prices starting at $260, scaling up based on specs. 

The entry-level model (barebones) Gigabyte GB-BXA8-5545 is powered by AMD's A8-5545M Richland processor paired with Radeon HD 8510G graphics. 



$299 PC4 mini fanless PC is powered by AMD



Compulab has announced a mini fanless system (8 watts TDP) powered by AMD's 1 GHz A4-1250 dual-core processor paired with Radeon HD 8210 graphics.