Events

Jan 8, 2009

Samsung MBP200, the world's first pico projector PMP

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Samsung MBP200 Pico projector PMP

CES 2009 wasn’t only about HDTVs – a number of stunning new PMPs have also been shown off the by electronic giants. Take, for instance, the Samsung MBP200 Pico Projector. At first glance, it’s a rather boxy-looking Personal Media Player with a 2.2″ screen, but it comes with one rather special feature…


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: SanDisk Sansa slotRadio

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SanDisk Sansa slotRadio

SanDisk showcased a rather usual mp3 player at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. It is called the Sansa slotRadio, priced at around $100 and doesn’t have its own internal memory to store the music. Instead it relies on a partner in crime, the slotRadio music card that was specifically designed for the casual music […]


Jan 8, 2009

The lazy reader's guide to the best HDTVs at CES 2009

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Sharp AQUOS BD HDTV

Which are the best HDTVs out of the hundreds that were shown off at CES 2009? After spending hours hoovering up all the HDTV-related news, it seems an impossible question to answer, but the following posts provide an overview of the best that the big guns had on display. There’ll be more coverage of these […]


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: Samsung HDTVs with wireless DLNA, YouTube, LEDs, ktichen sinks

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Samsung Series 8 LED TV

Last, but by no means least in this little round-up of HDTVs at CES 2009, comes the biggest gun of all – Samsung, the world’s biggest gadget manufacturer, who’ve launched a seemingly endless number of new HDTVs. Joining LG, Samsung have also been showing off a new range of Internet TV-equipped TVs that also feature […]


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: LG launches wireless YouTube-equipped HDTV

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LG LHX HDTV

As ever, LG pulled out all the stops in the HDTV war at CES, offering HDTVs that combined a wealth of new features with some stunning specs for superb picture quality. LG Wireless TVs Yes, you read right, LG were showing off a number of wireless TVs, including the LG LHX Slim and the LG […]


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: Toshiba PS3-powered HDTVs with Wi-Fi

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Toshiba Combo HDTV

Not to be outdone by Sharp, Toshiba were showing off a range of LCD TVs that also featured integrated Blu-Ray players (which really must have hurt given the amount of money they spent on their now dead competing technology, HD-DVD). In addition to Blu-Ray, their new HDTVs also featured access to Internet content through Yahoo!’s […]


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: Sharp AQUOS BD HDTVs with built-in Blu-Ray

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Sharp AQUOS BD HDTV

The Sharp AQUOS BD HDTV distinguishes itself from its competitors by offering a built-in Blu-Ray player. According to Sharp, this frees up an HDMI port, reduces the amount of wires coming into the TV set, and creates a much more automated home movie experience. It also means the quality of your picture is dependent upon […]


Jan 8, 2009

CES 2009: The JVC TeleDock HDTV with iPod dock

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JVC TeleDock HDTV

CES 2009 has begun, and we’re starting our coverage with a roundup of the best HDTV news. First up is JVC, who had 9 different HDTVs on display from two distinct ranges – its Full HD line and the TeleDock Line. JVC Full HD line The JVC Full HD line of TVs does exactly what […]


Jan 4, 2009

CES 2009 preview

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LG W2486L LED BLU HDTV

Happy New Year all, and welcome to 2009! And welcome to the week of CES 2009, the annual consumer electronics tradeshow, which provides the first insight into the glorious gadgets that are on their way in 2009. To give you a taste of what’s to come, we’ve compiled this little preview of CES 2009.


Dec 14, 2008

Philips announces new Streamiums on show at CES 2009

Posted by in Audio, CES 2009, Events, Wireless Stereo Systems
Philips Streamium NP2900 music streamer

Philips will be showing off a huge range of gadgets at next year’s CES 2009 show in early January, but it can’t seem to wait until then to tell us all about what will be on offer. So it’s released details of some lovely new wireless Hi-Fis and iPod docks that it’ll be launching in […]