Thoughts

Jan 11, 2010

From Facebook to fish, the Kodak PlaySport pocket camcorder captures it all

Posted by in Cameras, CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Photos, Social Media, Thoughts, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Kodak PlaySport camcorder

Kodak have put on an interesting demo of their new Kodak PlaySport pocket camcorder at CES 2010 – they’ve shoved it in a goldfish bowl! Obviously this is to show off the PlaySport’s waterproof abilities, as it will work happily in depths of 10 feet or less.


Jan 8, 2010

Want Twitter on your TV? Samsung have an app for that with their new HDTV app store

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, HDTV, Music, Samsung, Social Media, Thoughts, Twitter Gadget, Video and TV
Samsung Internet@TV HDTV app store

HDTVs capable of showing social media apps such as Facebook and Twitter are everywhere at CES 2010, but Samsung have gone one better. Not only have they been showing off a variety of HDTVs equipped with social media apps aplenty, they’ve also launched an app store for their range of HDTVs, Blu-ray players and home […]


Jan 7, 2010

Panasonic DMP-B500 portable Blu-ray player lets you tweet from your remote

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Manufacturer, Music, Panasonic, Portable Gadgets, Thoughts, Twitter Gadget, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Panasonic DMP-B500 portable Blu-ray player

Panasonic were showing off their new DMP-B500 and DMP-B100 portable Blu-Ray players at CES 2010, both of which feature high resolution screens (10.1″ and 8.9″ respectively) and Panasonic’s new VIERA CAST technology, which it uses across a variety of Blu-Ray players, home theatre systems and HDTVs. VIERA CAST (apparently the capitals are important!), will give […]


Jan 6, 2010

Eye-Fi Pro X2 wireless SD card with endless memory

Posted by in Cameras, CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Flickr Gadget, Photos, Photos, Social Media, Thoughts, Twitter Gadget, Videos, Wi-Fi, YouTube Gadget
Eye Fi Pro-X2

I didn’t mean for this series of CES 2010 posts to be so camera-heavy, but I couldn’t resist this. Eye-Fi have announced the new Eye-Fi Pro X2, an 8GB SD card with built-in WiFi. Quite how they managed to cram the WiFi gubbins into an SD card is beyond me, but what it gives you […]


Jan 6, 2010

Samsung CL80: Super-social Wi-Fi camera gets the most from your memories

Posted by in Bluetooth, Cameras, CES 2010, DLNA, Events, Facebook Gadget, Flickr Gadget, Photos, Photos, Samsung, Social Media, Technology, Thoughts, Videos, Wi-Fi, YouTube Gadget
Samsung CL80 camera

Samsung have been showing off the Samsung CL80 camera at CES 2010, a camera so rich with features it makes mobile phones look barren! Samsung have managed to endow (for that really is the right word!) the CL80 not just with cracking camera optics and all sorts of image improvement trickery, but also a plethora […]


Jan 6, 2010

Kodak SLICE, a sociable camera with a hint of radish

Posted by in Cameras, CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Flickr Gadget, Photos, Photos, Social Media, Thoughts, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Kodak SLICE touchscreen camera

Kodak have announced the Kodak SLICE, a new sociable camera, at CES 2010. I say sociable, because the SLICE can automatically share your pics with a plethora of social media sites. The SLICE uses a Kodak Share button, which, when connected to a PC, will automatically upload your pics and videos to whichever service you […]


Jan 6, 2010

Sharp, Toshiba announce Twitter TVs powered by VUDU

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, Facebook Gadget, Gadgets, HDTV, Music, Social Media, Thoughts, Twitter Gadget, Video and TV
VUDU on HDTVs

VUDU seems to be one of the stars at the show at CES 2010 this year. A plethora of companies have been showing off new Internet-enabled HDTVs that feature VUDU built-in. This isn’t just great news for VUDU, though – it’s great news for us, too, as VUDU’s service brings with it a whole host […]