Tuesday, January 16, 2007

OQO model 02! First Vista (UMPC) Ultra Mobile PC

You just gotta love technology with products like this!

Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Apple iPhone at long last!

This is what will probably win over alot of people over to the "Mac-side". Personally, I would definitely want to purchase a mac now because of this device.. Apple just "gets it" when it comes to user interface! wait a while and microsoft will too hehe.. Here are the specs just announced today at CES the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Hardware Features
- 3.5" Widescreen touch-sensitive display
- 11.6 mm thin
- 2 megapixel camera
- proximity sensor, accelerometer, and ambient light sensors
- Quad-band GSM/EDGE + WiFI + Bluetooth 2.0
- Battery Life: 16 hours audio, 5 hour talk/video/browse time

Software Features
- Runs version of OSX. "Full desktop-class applications"
- conference call support with up to 3 participants
- multiple SMS session support (iChat-like interface)
- Safari: first fully useable HTML browser on a phone
- "coolest photo management app ever"
- Widget support
- Yahoo IMAP mail
- Google Maps (with satellite image) integration

The phone will be offered exclusively through Cingular in the US in June, and will come to Europe in Q4 2007, and Asia in 2008. A 4 GB model will be offered for $499 with a 2 year contract, and an 8 GB model will fetch $599 with similar contract provisions. The phone can be purchased through Cingular's website or via the Apple Store.