Month: February 2012

Apple issues invitations to iPad 3 media event

Apple officially confirmed that it will introduced the next gen iPad March 7 at 1 p.m. EST in San Francisco. Will it be called iPad 3? The Cupertino, CA., based company issued media invites for the Yerba Buena Center. It’s widely expected that the new device will feature a “retina” screen like the one found

Is Smart TV the future of television?

If you were watching the Oscars Sunday night you may have caught Samsung’s commercial for its intriguing new Smart TV. If you haven’t heard of this next generation of television sets yet, you will. Smart TV is the baby your computer, smartphone and television set would make if they all hooked up–without the HDMI, DVI

Angry Birds Space plans launch with NASA, National Geographic

We love Angry Birds. We also love outer space. So naturally we were stoked when developer Rovio announced Friday they are shooting the 4th installment of their ticked off birds and smirking pigs into the stratosphere. Yes–Angry Birds Space is coming. And if those piercing bird eyes glaring at us from the promo photos are

Apple unveils new computer operating system: Mountain Lion

For a company known for big announcements via grand press “events,” Apple sent a few shock waves around the tech industry with a simple online press release this week for Mountain Lion, its latest Mac computer operating system (OS). Like the current Lion and other previous systems, the new Mountain Lion continues the Mac OS

Five things we’d like to see in iPad 3

With all the hot news of the iPad 3 being announced March 7, it got us to thinking, what features would we like to see Apple include in its latest tablet? We’re skipping the improved screen, since it seems very likely the next iPad will have a super resolution “Retina Display” similar to the iPhone

iPad 3 to be announced March 7 and will be 4G/LTE

The Wall Street Journal has added the most credible weight to the rumors of something we kind of knew was coming all along. The newspaper and web outlets were abuzz today when credible sources began to say that we can expect Apple to unveil iPad 3 at a media event March 7. The WSJ said

Google plans home entertainment system

The Wall Street Journal dropped an interesting news item today that Google is planning a new wireless home entertainment solution that will stream music throughout the home. Google Inc. is developing a home-entertainment system that streams music wirelessly throughout the home and would be marketed under the company’s own brand, according to people briefed on

Apple to introduce iPad 3 in March

AllThingsD reports today that Apple plans to introduce iPad 3 during the first week in March. The news conference will be held in San Francisco. Most reports peg the iPad 3 (or whatever Apple chooses to name it) will feature a high-definition screen similar to the screen on the iPhone 4 and 4S. Those screens

Acura debuts updated Acura RDX at Chicago auto show

Chicago kicked off the media portion of its auto show yesterday and will open up to the public with a charity fundraiser tonight. Some of the debuts, such as Acura’s ILX and revamped RDX, were concepts at last month’s Detroit show and are now in production trim. Here’s some good stuff so far: Acura’s RDX