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Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone Coming Soon

Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone Coming Soon

Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy S III. The new Android 4.0 smartphone will launch later this month on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, and U.S. Cellular. The smartphone will be optimized for each carrier’s 4G LTE or HSPA+ 42 network.
The Samsung Galaxy S III is 8.6 mm thin and features a 4.8″ Super Amoled (active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) display, Snapdragon 1.5 GHz dual core processor, and 2 GB of internal …

Samsung Announces New Galaxy Mobile Devices

Samsung Announces New Galaxy Mobile Devices

Samsung unveiled two new additions to its line of Galaxy mobile tablet computers.
The Galaxy Tab 2 comes in two models, 7” and 10.1”.  Features include dual-core processors, Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), a built-in IR Blaster that enables the tablets to function as a universal remote control, and a memory card slot.  Additional features include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, front and rear facing cameras, GPS, and stereo speakers.
Both models support up to …

Samsung Galaxy Note Review and Test Report

Samsung Galaxy Note Review and Test Report

Ever since smartphones added touch displays and ditched physical keyboards there has been a steady trend towards increasingly large screens.  With the Galaxy Note, Samsung has presented a serious challenge to all other companies who would dare to compete with them in the phone size race.
It is in many ways a well designed and executed smartphone, but ultimately it is one of the most frustrating mobile devices I have had …

Jabra Introduces Supreme UC Bluetooth Headset

Jabra Introduces Supreme UC Bluetooth Headset

Jabra’s new Supreme UC Bluetooth headset adds support for use with unified-communicatoins applications from Microsoft, Cisco, Avaya, and Skype to the exising Supreme model.
In addition to its UC capabilities, it also works with traditional phone calls and with tablet computers.
The headset also features active noise cancellation that utilizes a dedicated microphone and electronic chipset to remove ambient noise.
The Jabra Supreme UC headset is part of the company’s Mobile Workers suite …

Virtual Museum of Email and Digital Communications to Open

Virtual Museum of Email and Digital Communications to Open

The Museum of Email and Digital Communications will open on March 27, 2012.  The new virtual museum showcases an initial archive of 2,500 reports, conferences, and bulletins that provide the visitor with a history of computer-based communications such as e-mail, social media, instant messaging, texting, and videoconferencing.
“We have a wonderful opportunity to record and interpret the development [of electronic communications technologies], in a way that wasn’t done with other equally …

Clearwire Introduces Clear Stick Atlas for Mobile Broadband

Clearwire Introduces Clear Stick Atlas for Mobile Broadband

Clearwire, a broadband services company, announced Clear Stick Atlas.  The new offering is a mobile broadband USB device with 4G connectivity and is unusual in that it does not require connection manager software.  The USB stick measures 3.04 cm x 8.2 cm x 1.6 cm, and weighs 31 g.
Users can plug the USB device into any mobile device running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X, Linux, Android, …

Toshiba intros Excite 10 LE Tablet

Toshiba intros Excite 10 LE Tablet

Toshiba announced that the Excite 10 LE tablet would be available on March 6, 2012.  The new 10.1″ tablet is 7.7 mm thick and weighs 535 grams.  Features include Android 3.2, Gorilla Glass display, 1280 x 800 resolution, micro USB and HDMI ports, a microSD card slot, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, stereo speakers, and a two megapixel front and five megapixel rear HD camera.  The tablet also records 1080p video.
The tablet is, …