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Play Games Using a USB Stick Sized Portable Gaming Console [Video]

Written on January 03, 2013 by Avlya Jaie

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The GameStick runs on an Android System and can be easily plugged to the TV’s HDMI port

Game console creator, Jasper Smith, has created GameStick, a portable gaming console. It is as small as a USB stick and allows players to connect to the tv, without the complexity of cables and the bulkiness of your usual gaming consoles.

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DailyTech Revives the Apple TV Set Top Box Rumors

Written on June 22, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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DailyTech awakened a long-time running rumor that Apple might be entering the TV market with their Apple TV set top box.

The rumors about the launching of Apple TV set top box have been buzzing around the industry for over several years. And although Apple’s Steve Jobs and Tim Cook both declared before that there’s no possibility for the company to release 42″ and 50″ Plasmas in Apple Stores, DailyTech still brought back this hearsay.

DailyTech reported that it’s a former Apple executive who revealed the company’s partnership with an unknown electronics manufacturer, to create the TV set top box with Apple TV and iTunes features. The new TV sets would be marketed as Apple products, even though they’d be manufactured by a different company. Apple is now rumored to release their TV set top box by next year.

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OCZ Quits DRAM biz; Internet TV with iGUGU and Vulkano; Samsung RF4289 Refrigerator of the Future

Written on January 13, 2011 by Kristoff Jones

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A business falls, InternetTV takes a share of the spotlight, and Samsung unveils the refrigerator of the future. This round-up gives the industry's recent ups and downs.

Several interesting news bits came our way today, folks as the world of technology had its ups and downs plus whoah and whuts over the past hours. OCZ finally lets go of the DRAM market, iGUGU and Vulkano tries to impress us with their versions of Internet TV, plus Samsung may be on to something with their RF4289 Refrigerator.

Let’s start things up with OCZ. What’s up OCZ? After a decade of being a pretty nice provider of the world’s finest DRAM, it looks like the company is pulling the plug on that department and decides to focus more on their SSD products. After receiving several competition where speed and prices usually dictate the winner, it seems like getting too much competition on one single desktop hardware makes it hard for one to truly succeed. We’ll miss those sleek Z designs embedded on those shiny DRAMs, but we wish OCZ luck on their focused endeavor.

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Snapstick Challenges Apple & Google Internet TV [REPORT]

Written on December 13, 2010 by Charles Bass

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Another company is on the works to launch an Internet TV system challenge and set to become the latest rival of Google and Apple TVs.

Though not yet an actual product, Snaptick gave CNET a good glimpse of its Internet TV system which will be a challenge for Google TV and Apple TV. The company promises the “full web” on your TV which is controlled by aphone a phone and/or laptop. On their iPhone app, you can actually browse content from your iPhone for your television. In addition, the technology is also capable of a multiple people control on the same TV with the use of several iPhone units.

The only problem as of the moment is that the company hasn’t finalized the materials for its external properties. The company is still deciding between a good old set-top box or a built-in Blu-ray player or TV. Also, there is no price and release date yet. However, the company is now accepting apps for a private beta. Can’t picture it out? See the video after the break.

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TumblrStumbleUponDeliciousRedditDiggShare Blocks Google TV

Written on November 11, 2010 by Charles Bass

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Just like NBC, CBS and ABS, Fox officially blocks Google TV. Viewers can no longer watch episodes of programs on Fox using the Internet Television device.

Another one bites the dust. Just last week, Fox is one of those who didn’t block Google TV on their network. But now, Fox is now included fellow networks which becaus blocked Google TV devices from their affiliates.

Here is the list of networks that still support Google TV:

Comedy Central
* Bravo
* USA Network
* Spike

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