CES 2015 Global Technology Marketplace tour (Asian exhibitors)

Thousands of companies descended on Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show this week, to show off their latest laptops, tablets, desktops, smartphones, processors, game systems, accessories, and other technology. But while big name including Toshiba, Panasonic, Sony, and Samsung dominate the show floor, many companies including HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, and Acer don’t bother exhibiting at the […]

Dell’s Latitude notebooks get a Broadwell update

Dell’s Latitude line of laptops are designed for use in business and enterprise, but like Lenovo’s ThinkPad laptops, they also might appeal to folks looking for a home computer with a no-nonsense design (they come in a choice of black). This week Dell announced it’s updating its Latitude family with new models featuring 5th-gen Intel Core […]

Polaroid iZone WiFi camera with optical zoom works with Android, iPhone

Some companies want to help you take better photos with your camera by building better cameras into smartphones. Others are taking a different approach… by offering separate camera modules that you can control with your phone. Polaroid is now in the latter camp, thanks to the introducing of the Polaroid iZone. It’s a small 18 […]

This is Alcatel OneTouch’s $149 smartwatch (video)

The Alcatel OneTouch WATCH is a $150 smartwatch with a round face, a rather attractive design, and support for custom watch faces, smartphone notifications, and a handful of apps. It’s expected to go on sale in March, when you’ll be able to buy the watch from Alcatel OneTouch’s new online store, which launches today as […]

Closer look at the Panasonic Lumix CM1 camera (that’s also a phone)

Smartphone cameras are generally a lot better these days than they were a few years ago, with device makers offering wide-angle lenses, high pixel counts, HDR mode, improved low-light image capture, and other improved features. But Panasonic is taking things to a new level with its Lumix CM1. While you can make phone calls on this […]