Friday, March 24th, 2017

August 2016, Security is the primary focus of Black Hat and one of the many briefings that happened focused on the mobile threat landscape and explored how the operating system (OS) being looked at affects greatly the type of vulnerabilities that are to be expected. With the growing popularity of bring your own device (BYOD) [...]

February 2016 – We received the long awaited Edwin the Duck toy to test in our media lab. The toy is designed to be a companion toy for children from a few months old to about age 5-6. It is designed as a modern electronic friend that adds functions as the child grows. Edwin is [...]

February 2016 – We first looked at the BACtrack Mobile Pro in 2015 on both iOS and Android devices. Following CES 2016, we had a chance to take another look at the product and improvements made in the software and device. The base product itself is relatively unchanged. The unit provides police quality alcohol measurement, [...]

December 2015 – A long time name in household and commercial security and monitoring Kidde, has introduced two components of their home and SOHO/SMB smart home system.  These are a monitor for detectors in the building and a security camera.  Both are supported by a smartphone app that is the center point for all the [...]

June 2015 – At E3 in LA we met with Chinese game developer Seasun to see their new MOBA designed for the western audience. This Free 2 Play game is designed to be a 3×3 PVP game for the iOS and Android mobile platforms that is a turn based multiplayer experience. The game allows the [...]

April 2015 – Amidst all of the 4K and UHD video at NAB 2015, Sennheiser and Roland Pro AV introduced several new professional grade products to the mobile and live production marketplace. Sennheiser introduced two new products focusing on the bringing professional level quality and clarity of sound to the new AV capture platforms. Roland [...]

 January 2015 – In the Fitness section of CES, FtiBit was the dominant exhibitor. Leading off with their wrist based wearable, they added a number of new fitness bands in the plan for 2015. The newest will be the HR which includes a heart rate monitor. Joining the product line in late 2014 was the [...]

 January 2015 – The processing power of tablets is rivaling laptops of the recent past. As a result, music creation and has shifted to these lighter devices. To go along with that, Keith McMillen has brought out a new portable keyboard the K-board. The unit is a self-contained USB powered Midi controller for tablets and [...]

November 2014 – The latest version of the Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 desktop scanner provides a multipaper autofeeder that scans at rates up to 25 pages per minutes in duplex mode to desktop, laptop and mobile devices. The unit is intuitive and easily connected with both wired (USB3) and wireless (WiFI) connectivity. The integrated WiFi allows [...]

November 2014 – The latest version of the Fujitsu Scansnap iX100 is incredibly fast, intuitive and easily connected to both laptops and mobile devices. The integrated WiFi allows the device to quickly connect to local networks and also directly with an integrated WiFi host adapter in the device. The portable scanner has an internal USB [...]