OBSBOT Tail is the world’s first Auto-Director AI camera – Here’s why I’m excited!

Most of the video content I watch these days are people recording themselves. This is something I have been noticing for a while now. Seriously, if I go through my watch history, it’s mostly about technology, sometimes comedy, sometimes music and a lot of vlogs. The common thread? Most, if not all of these videos are people recording themselves in interesting ways. Popular YouTubers star in their own videos, and it doesn’t stop there, they edit and direct their own videos as well! That’s why they are called YouTubers and not actors, editors or directors. Majority of the content I consume is created this way and this is why I’m excited about this new camera that debuted at CES – the OBSBOT Tail. Continue reading “OBSBOT Tail is the world’s first Auto-Director AI camera — Here’s why I’m excited!”

1TB Lexar Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I card and Lexar NM200, NM500, NM520, NM600 M.2 SSDs announced

Lexar, popular for its flash memory solutions has introduced new Lexar Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I card with whopping 1 terabyte (1TB) of memory. It has also expanded its internal Solid-State Drive (SSD) portfolio with the its M.2 NM series; featuring a traditional SATA III (6Gb/s) SSD (NM200), plus more advanced solutions with NVMe performance (NM500, NM520, NM600) for entry-level to PC enthusiasts.

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Withings Move and Move ECG analog watch with activity and sleep tracking, one-year battery life announced

Withings, popular for its digital health products and services has introduced new Move ECG analog watch which it says is the world’s first analog watch to record an electrocardiogram (ECG) on-demand to monitor  cardiovascular health and detect heart conditions such as atrial fibrillation (AFib). It has also introduced the standard Move without ECG and up to 18 months of battery life. Continue reading “Withings Move and Move ECG analog watch with activity and sleep tracking, one-year battery life announced”

Dell introduces new G5 and G7, Alienware Area-51m, m15, m17 gaming laptops and more

Alienware Area-51m

At CES 2019, Dell has introduced its flagship gaming laptop; the Alienware Area-51m. The company has also introduced the m17, m15, and m17 that come with NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 Series GPUs. Dell also added new redesigned G5 and G7 gaming laptops to its portfolio.  Continue reading “Dell introduces new G5 and G7, Alienware Area-51m, m15, m17 gaming laptops and more”

Lenovo Yoga S940 and Yoga C730 notebooks, Yoga A940 all-in-one desktop and more announced at CES 2019

Lenovo Yoga S940

Lenovo, at the CES 2019 event has announced the Yoga S940 and Yoga C730 notebooks, Yoga A940 desktop, Yoga Mouse with Laser Presenter. The Lenovo Yoga S940 comes with intelligent AI-powered sensors that detect your absence and auto-locks the display to protect your data from strangers. It comes with upto 4K HDR display, up to 500 nits brightness. Continue reading “Lenovo Yoga S940 and Yoga C730 notebooks, Yoga A940 all-in-one desktop and more announced at CES 2019”

Google Assistant gets flight check-in, Maps integration and Interpreter Mode; will work from lockscreen on all Android phones soon

Google Assistant Flight details

At CES 2019, Google has introduced a preview of Google Assistant Connect which is a platform for device manufacturers to bring the Google Assistant into their products in an easy-to-implement way. Google also announced that it is bringing the Assistant to the Sonos One and Sonos Beam. Google said that it is working with even more brands to launch new smart home devices this year, including select Whirlpool connected appliances, GE’s smart microwave, and August security products.  Continue reading “Google Assistant gets flight check-in, Maps integration and Interpreter Mode; will work from lockscreen on all Android phones soon”

Lenovo Smart Clock with 4-inch screen, Google Assistant announced

Lenovo Smart Clock

Lenovo and Google at CES 2019 have unveiled the Lenovo Smart Clock with the Google Assistant. The company says that the Smart Clock lets you control your smart home and listen to your favorite music with multi-room audio grouping. The Lenovo Smart Clock supports voice and touch controls. Continue reading “Lenovo Smart Clock with 4-inch screen, Google Assistant announced”

Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem to power more than 30 devices in 2019

Snapdragon x50 Modem

Qualcomm Technologies has mentioned that it is witnessing strong 5G device momentum with more than 30 5G design-wins of which, the majority are smartphones, from global OEMs which are powered by the latest Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform and the Snapdragon X50 5G modem family. Continue reading “Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem to power more than 30 devices in 2019”

Alcatel 1X (2019) with 5.5-inch HD+ display, dual rear cameras and Alcatel 1C (2019) Android Oreo Go Edition smartphone announced

TCL Communication at the CES 2019 introduced new  Alcatel 1 Series smartphones – Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C (2019), sucessors of last year’s 1X and 1C models. The new 1X has an HD+ screen, comes with dual rear cameras and also has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The new 1C Android Oreo Go Edition smartphone has an  FWVGA+ screen and a non-slip, textured finish.

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Intel ‘Ice Lake’ 10nm PC processor, ‘Lakefield’ hybrid 10nm CPU architecture, Project Athena for advanced laptops with 5G and AI announced

Intel at the CES 2019 announced Ice Lake, next-generation 10nm PC platform, Project Athena, an innovation program to deliver a new class of advanced laptops with 5G and artificial intelligence, and previewed a new client platform code-named Lakefield.

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Lenovo introduces new ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga and ThinkVision P44W, Legion Y44w monitors

ThinkPad X1 Carbon

Lenovo has announced the latest additions to the ThinkPad X1 products; the ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Gen and ThinkPad X1 Yoga 4th Gen. According to the company, the X1 Carbon 7th Gen and X1 Yoga 4th Gen are both thinner and lighter than ever. The 4th-gen ThinkPad X1 Yoga is the company’s first-ever ThinkPad with an all-aluminum chassis. Continue reading “Lenovo introduces new ThinkPad X1 Carbon, ThinkPad X1 Yoga and ThinkVision P44W, Legion Y44w monitors”

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro with 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and Notebook Flash announced

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro

Samsung Electronics at the CES 2019 event unveiled two new Notebook PCs; the Samsung Notebook 9 Pro and the Samsung Notebook Flash. The Notebook 9 Pro is powered by the 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8565U processor and packs a 13.3-inch Full HD display with 6.7mm bezel.  Continue reading “Samsung Notebook 9 Pro with 8th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and Notebook Flash announced”

Sony introduces ‘360 Reality Audio’ music experience with object-based spatial audio technology

Sony 360 Reality Audio

Sony has announced an all new music experience at the CES 2019; the “360 Reality Audio”  which makes listeners feel as if they are immersed in sound from all directions. The new experience is delivered by Sony’s object-based spatial audio technology.  Continue reading “Sony introduces ‘360 Reality Audio’ music experience with object-based spatial audio technology”

Sony SRS-XB12, SRS-XB22, SRS-XB32, and GTK-PG10 portable speakers announced at CES 2019

SRS-XB32 portable speaker

Sony Electronics at CES 2019 has announced a refreshed Extra Bass wireless speaker line-up which includes; SRS-XB12, SRS-XB22 and SRS-XB32 portable speakers, along with the new GTK-XB72 high-power speaker and a new outdoor party speaker, the GTK-PG10. Continue reading “Sony SRS-XB12, SRS-XB22, SRS-XB32, and GTK-PG10 portable speakers announced at CES 2019”

Sony Master Series Z9G 8K LCD and A9G 4K OLED TVs, HT-X8500 Dolby Atmos Soundbar, X800M2 4K Blu-ray player announced

Sony TV

Sony Electronics has announced the new MASTER Series Z9G 8K LCD and A9G 4K OLED televisions. Both new models feature the latest generation Picture Processor X1 Ultimate for accurate detail and contrast. The company also introduced the HT-X8500 Soundbar which comes with Dolby Atmos/DTS:X and built-in subwoofers and the new HT-S350 Soundbar.  Continue reading “Sony Master Series Z9G 8K LCD and A9G 4K OLED TVs, HT-X8500 Dolby Atmos Soundbar, X800M2 4K Blu-ray player announced”