Verizon Announces 4G LTE HP Pavilion Notebook, Compaq Netbook, MiFi

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In addition to Verizon’s announcements of a number of smartphones from HTC, LG, Motorola, and Samsung, the carrier also announced a laptop, a netbook, two tablets, and a MiFi unit that does dual-mode 3G/4G. The notebook comes by way of HP via the company’s Pavilion model. The HP Pavilion dm1, though not demoed at the […]

I Don’t Kno About This…


I finally got to spend some time taking a look at the Kno at CES 2011. For those of you not in the Kno, the dual screen tablet is supposed to be the e-textbook and note-taking device of the future. As much as I hated lugging around textbook back in college, I don’t think this device is […]

CES 2011: Speck ToughSkin & ToughShell iPhone 4 Cases


Speck introduced a pair of rugged iPhone 4 case at CES 2011. The ToughSkin has two layers of protection, including a rubber layer to soften drops. The inner layer of the case is rigid. The ToughShell has three layers of protection and is designed for those who abuse their iPhones the most, including first responders […]

ArtRage for iPad Demo at CES 2011


ArtRage is showing off its painting applications at CES. While the best I can manage to draw on an iPad is something that resembles a first grader’s finger painting, some artists can create some really good looking stuff. Here’s a photo of ArtRage for iPad in action at CES 2011. As I watched the artist […]

Giveaway from CES: Win a Lenovo IdeaPad u260


Here at CES Lenovo is announcing some really cool products for consumers and business users with new AMD Fusion APUs and Intel Sandy Bridge processors. They even have a laptop that boots faster than a MacBook Air. Lenovo is the official sponsor of and GottaBeMobile at CES and has provided us with two of their Lenovo IdeaPad […]

Scoble and Sascha Pallenberg on the Motorola Xoom Tablet

Robert Scoble and Netbook King Sascha Pallenberg teamed up for a quick video look and lots of chatter about the Motorola Xoom Tablet and the Atrix dockable phone (see more video of that here) that everyone seems very excited about at CES 2011. It’s always interesting to hear Sascha’s take on things, and you do […]

Fujitsu Robotic Teddy Bear with AI Helps to Keep Elderly Company


Fujitsu brought a teddy bear, a working concept for the company, aimed at keeping the elderly and aging population of Japan company. As a companion device, this teddy bear is more fuzzy and welcoming, with its softer materials, than the harsh metal terminator-style look of Sony’s old Aibo dog. The teddy bear has a number […]

What Do Microsoft and Brett Favre Have in Common? Fading Glory


Rob Bushway has his own personal blog going. And while he may not be gadget blogging like the rest of us addicts, he still weighs in on how things are going occasionally. Rob’s was and is a voice I always respect when it comes to things mobile and Tablets, and he’s posted a piece about […]

Notion Ink Adam Garnering Good Vibes and Notices at CES 2011


It may still be too early to tell but the Notion Ink Adam seems to have run the gauntlet of bloggers and press at CES 2011 and come out the other side in very good shape. By and large the coverage I’ve seen indicates that folks are very impressed with what they are seeing from […]

Hands On with Novatel MiFi 3G/4G from Sprint, Verizon


Though the MiFi mobile hotspot router devices have been announced for 4G networks for Sprint and Verizon Wireless in the U.S., neither model are available yet–Verizon Wireless says its 3G/4G LTE model will launch in the first half of 2011 while Sprint says its 3G/4G WiMax model is coming February for $50. We did have […]

LG Revolution Brings Verizon’s 4G LTE Revolution to Android Smartphones


Verizon Wireless had earlier today announced the 4G LTE LG Revolution smartphone, which the company says uses an “LG chip” as a processor. If true, it looks like LG may be joining the mobile CPU arms race for ARM-powered processors, joining heavyweights like Samsung, TI, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, and Marvell. Like the other 4G LTE phones […]

Kensington PowerLift Back-Up Battery and Dock Announced at CES 2011

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Kensington introduced the PowerLift Back-Up Battery and Dock at CES 2011 today. The device plugs into an AC adapter, charging your iPhone while at home or at work. While it’s plugged into the wall, the PowerLift’s 1200 mah battery, which can provide up to 3.5 hours of talk time. The PowerLift looks pretty versatile, but talking […]

A Swarm of Honeycomb Videos

We’ve certainly seen some interesting news about Google’s made for Tablets Honeycomb (Android 3.0). Well there’s more to see. After the T-Mobile event at CES 2011 today when the G-Slate from LG was one of the big stars the following videos were released. Enjoy the viewing.

Verizon HTC Thunderbolt 4G LTE Android Smartphone Goes Official (Video)


At the 4G press conference today, U.S. carrier Verizon Wireless made the HTC Thunderbolt official as a 4G smartphone for its emerging LTE network, which will launch during the first half of 2011. The phone will have a 4.3-inch display with Dolby surround sound speakers, kickstand, front- and rear-facing camera, and mobile hotspot capabilities. As […]

Verizon Announces 10 New 4G LTE Devices for 1H 2011 (Video)


Verizon Wireless had gone on to announce ten new 4G LTE consumer products for its emerging 4G network, to be released in the first half of 2011. Those devices include a laptop, netbook, MiFi router, Samsung router, smartphones, and tablets. Check out the video below, which samples some of the new products in the carrier’s […]

Motorola Xoom Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablet for Verizon (Video)


Motorola has taken the wraps off of its Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet called the Motorola Xoom, which has been rumored previously, at CES. The slate device has a revised user interface and experience that takes advantage of scrollable widgets, multiple panes, multiple browsing tabs, and a carousel user interface. Various apps, such as YouTube, have […]

Samsung 4G LTE Android Smartphone for Verizon Previewed (Video)


Though the device is said to not be finalized yet, Samsung and Verizon Wireless were previewing the Samsung 4G LTE Android smartphone–the hardware doesn’t have a consumer-release name yet–at the 4G press conference at CES. The device will feature a bright, crisp Super AMOLED Plus display measuring 4.3 inches along with deep integration with Skype […]

Motorola CLIQ 2 for T-Mobile Video Demo

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Motorola representatives at the Motorola press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show were able to sit down with us at GottaBeMobile to demo the CLIQ 2 Android smartphone for T-Mobile. The device is slated to launch on January 19th, and pricing information will be forthcoming from T-Mobile USA as the launch date approaches. That said, […]