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Archive for October, 2012

Nexus 7 with Cellular ($300), I’m Waiting for You!

I used to love my new iPad (iPad 3), but since I upgraded to iOS 6 my love to her gradually fading. I think you know the reason, the Apple Maps doesn’t answer my need, I want the Google Maps back (with unclear hope), or I have to switch to Android-powered device. With $300 of price tag, the new Nexus 7 with cellular capability is too hard to be ignored. In comparison with iPad mini, Nexus 7 has higher screen resolution, more processor power, and of course more powerful MAP, period!
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Oakley Airwave, High-Tech Snow Goggle with Built-in Display!

Are you an alpine sports enthusiast? I’m sure you’ll love this new snow google from Oakley, the Airwave. Coming with built-in GPS, Bluetooth, and a variety of sensors, the Airwave allows users to view jump analytics, pinpoint their location, and even locate and track others in their group through its built-in display. The Bluetooth connectivity allows user to pair the goggle with compatible devices including smartphone, heart rate monitor and more. Compatible with both iOS and Android devices, Oakley Airwave is also capable of informing its users about distance traveled, altitude, speed and vertical descent data.
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ASUS ET2300 All-in-One PC Series with Double-Hinge Design

The latest AIO PC from ASUS, ET2300 boasts a 23″ multi-touch display. Powered by the 3rd generation Intel Core i7 desktop processor with discrete NVIDIA GT630M (1GB/2GB) or Intel HD 2500/4000 graphics, this large desktop PC comes with unique design that alows users to utilize it as a normal desktop and as a digital canvas, thank to the double-hinge feature. (watch video below)

Designed for both productivity and home entertainment, SUS ET2300 AIO PC is equipped with an array speaker, an ernal subwoofer, and SonicMaster technology. Regarding I/O ports, thisPC sports Intel® Thunderbolt™, Intel® Wireless Display (WiDi), and USB 3.0. Other highlights include: Up to 8GB DDR3 at 1600Mhz, 2 x SO-DIMM; Up to 2TB SATA hard drive; 2M Pixel 1080P camera; 3-in-1 Card Reader, e-SATA combo, HDMI-in/out, TV tuner (optional).
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Dell XPS 12 Convertible Laptop

Due to the computer manufacturer has growth in number and innovation, so it’s not surprise at all if each year variety of laptops, tablets, and desktop come to market. At the end, we have so many options in design, price, and features. It pleases us of course. In other hand, it makes us a little problem to do the right choice which one is the most suit. It’s not an easy task, but, if you are looking to taste the powerful Windows 8 OS in a convertible laptop and you are also so-holic-Dell brand, this upcoming ultrabook, Dell XPS 12, could be put in the top of your buying list.
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iPad mini, Smaller and Lower Specs

iPad mini is out now, but I’m a bit dissapointed. Why? it’s more expensinve than Nexus 7 but has lower screen resolution and lower processor power. I don’t know why Apple decided to do this, I think it’s just a marketing strategy or they just want to get higher profit margin. iPad mini has been rumored for months and all prediction are cleared now. With prices starting at $329 (WiFi only) or $459 (cellular), iPad mini is 23 percent thinner and 53 percent lighter than iPad 3 (I think it’s the only good point, I own iPad 3 and it’s just too heavy to hold while sitting on the sofa).
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Talking Tom Cat 2 for Android App, Cheer Your Kids!

Talking Tom Cat 2 for Android App When I was a kid, I loved Tom and Jerry cartoon movie. (ehemm), I still do, of course, it’s not my favorite coffee now, I’m not that kid anymore. In that time, I dreamed that I could talk with either Tom or Jerry to cheer me up. I know, it was a fool kid dream. No wait, it’s no longer a fool dream, you can make your kids to talk to Tom now. Talking Tom Cat 2 for Android app is already here to cheer your kids.

Yeap, this Tom of Talking Tom Cat 2 is not like Tom in Tom and Jerry movie, he is funnier, more real as life as a real cat, and can do what TJ Tom can’t, a direct responses to your kid actions. He can listen and reply to your kid’s talking and showing a weird fun things, like sky-rocket jumping when he is in panic. Your kids also enable to customize the look of this cat by wearing him an accessories.

Indeed, it’s a good-fun app and a must app for your Android device, especially when you have kids at home. I’m not empty talking. Most Android blog is talking about this latest version of Talking Tom Cat and giving more than 4 star out of 5. Based on those facts, surely this app tools your kids to always be happy and fun.

In addition, according to Wikipedia, Talking Tom Cat app is the most popular talking friend apps of Outfit7 and has been downloaded more than 40 million times in both Android and iOS version.
So, if you need to cheer your kids or yourself while you have an Android device in hand, It’s a wise decision to install this app. Did I mention Tom is talking for free?

LG Optimus G – 2G / 3G / LTE

Launched in September, the LG Optimus G is powered by the powerful quad-core CPU, Snapdragon S4 Pro processor. Still in the powerhouse area, this Ice Cream Sandwich-tasted smartphone is configured with 32GB of memory, 2GB DDR RAM, and 2,100mAh battery that offers up to 15 hours of talk time. Sure, it’s LTE ready and also sports Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB2.0 HS, A-GPS, MHL and DLNA, NFC. In the front side, you can find 1.3MP camera in addition to the main 8.0MP rear camera.
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