T-Mobile to Launch HD Voice in U.S.


*+-At the Consumer Electronics Show, T-Mobile has announced that it will become the first U.S. carrier to launch HD Voice on its nationwide network which will help improve call quality. However, in order for HD voice to work, customers must have a compatible device. According to the carrier, HD Voice will work with the Galaxy […]

Otterbox Announces Defender Series With iON Intelligence


*+-At CES, Otterbox announced its first iPhone case with a built-in battery, the Defender Series with iON Intelligence. The new Otterbox Defender Series with iON Intelligence offers the protection of Otterbox’s Defender series with an integrated battery to help extend the charge of the iPhone while on the go. Unlike most iPhone battery cases, like […]

HTC: Still Evaluating Phablet Market, But Says Consumers Want Sub-5-Inch


*+-We had a casual sit down conversation with Jeff Gordon of HTC Americas at the Consumer Electronics Show and we asked about the company’s plans for the emerging phablet market and the competitive tablet market. According to HTC, the company is still trying to evaluate the phablet market, but in general consumers do not want […]

OLPC Announces 7-inch Android XO Tablet For U.S.

XO Tablet

*+-One Laptop Per Child will bring a 7-inch Android-based XO Tablet to the U.S. in select Walmart stores sometime in the near future. The new XO Tablet looks a lot like the Nexus 7 with a green border around the sides and a ring hanging off one corner according to photos from Engadget. The device […]

Toshiba Satellite U925t Ultrabook Convertible Hands-On Video

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*+-The Toshiba U925t is a new Ultrabook from Toshiba that slides out and pops up to switch from a tablet to a notebook. Toshiba announced the U925t before CES 2013, but was on hand to show off the relatively new Windows 8 Ultrabook Convertible at various events. Ultrabook Convertibles fall into two categories, notebooks that […]

SCOTTEVEST Fleece 7.0: What’s in My SCOTTEVEST at CES 2013 (Video)

Scottevest Fleece 7.0

*+-The SCOTTEVEST Fleece 7.0 is an essential part of our 2013 CES gear, allowing the Gotta Be Mobile team to carry our essential tech items at hand’s reach during the busy tech conference taking place in Las Vegas. In a normal setting the SCOTTEVEST Fleece 7.0 offers enough pockets and weight balancing to let me leave a bag at […]

Tactus Morphing Display Blends Touchscreen and Physical Buttons (Video)


*+-At CES Tactus displayed its new technology that lets specific areas of touchscreens to rise to give the feel of physical buttons when needed. Tactus calls it new technology “morphing tactile surface.” The tactile display adds a layer of liquid beneath the display that can pool in an area to create raised areas on the display. […]

Panasonic Debuts 4K Tablet Prototype

Panasonic 4K tablet prototype

*+-With the 2013 CES show a steady trend up to this point has been primarily focused on tablets. While there have been a lot of Windows 8 tablets, and assorted Android tablets, the new Panasonic 20″ tablet prototype is in a league of its own with an UltraHD resolution display. The announced prototype is a […]

New Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, 800 ARM Processors Bring 75% More Awesomeness


*+-Qualcomm took to stage at the Consumer Electronics Show to introduce a lineup of Snapdragon processors consisting of the Snapdragon 600 and Snapradragon 800 ARM-based CPUs. These chips deliver improved processing and graphics handling capabilities compared to the current top of the line quad-core Snapdragon S4 CPUs. According to Qualcomm, these chips are now being […]

Aereo Will Bring Live TV To iPads In 22 More Cities Soon


*+-Today at a conference in CES Aereo announced that it will bring its live TV streaming options to 22 more cities in 2013. Aereo is currently only available in New York City, where the company lets users access antennas stationed in the city so they can watch over-the-air TV content from their iOS device or […]

PowerSkin Pro Case Packs Large Battery Boost for iPhone 5

PowerSkin Pro

*+-Ask any smartphone user about how their battery life is and more than likely you will hear something like it dies too quickly or that it never makes it through a full day of use. While an unfortunate factor of mobile phones, it is one that we are not going to be getting rid of […]

LaCie 5big Thunderbolt RAID Brings up to 20TB of Fast Storage


*+-LaCie unveiled the 5big, a RAID storage solution that features Thunderbolt transfer speeds and up to 20TB of storage capacity. The solution is fast to meet the needs of video producers and others working with large files. The 10TB model costs $1,199, while the 20TB model costs $2,199. Most people will never actually want to […]

Record AT&T iPhone, Smartphone Sales Still Worries Investors


*+-At the Consumer Electronics Show, AT&T announced that it had sold a record number of Apple iPhone smartphones as well as Android devices for the fourth quarter of 2012. The 10 million sales number bests the record-setting number of 9.4 million devices sold in the same quarter of 2011. Though AT&T had posted record-setting numbers […]

Asus Transformer P1801: Both Desktop & Tablet, Windows 8 and Android


*+-At CES Asus unveiled a new 18.5-inch all-in-one desktop that runs both Windows 8 and Android, according to Pocket Lint. Like other recent all-in-ones from companies like Lenovo and Sony, the new Asus Transformer All-In-One P1801 has a battery that lets users disconnect the giant screen and carry it around as a tablet. Unlike the […]

Audiovox Brings Qi Wireless Charging To Any Car


*+-Audiovox will soon bring a Qi wireless charging cradle to cars in the U.S. The new Audiovox Qi Cradle for cars will use the Qi Multi Litz Coil Array, which lets users position their smartphone with Qi wireless charging any way they want in the dock to charge. Audiovox claims the Qi Multi Litz Coil Array “retains […]

FreedomPop Turns iPod Touch Into Cheap iPhone Alternative


*+-While always having the latest and greatest smartphone is convenient, the associated cost is not one that many consumers are willing to pay. This being said there are many users who have an iPod touch or other iOS device that they would be willing to use at a lower plan cost if there was a […]

Zagg Origin Offers Two Speakers in One to iPhone & Android Owners

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*+-At CES 2013 in Las Vegas, accessory maker Zagg introduced a new two-in-one speaker called Origin that combines quality sound with a unique, portable design that’s perfect for taking the party on-the-go. The Zagg Origin is the company’s brand new two-in-one speaker that offers two unique ways for users to listen to music. The first, […]

SmartBook Software Helps Students Ace Tests


*+-With a new semester firing back up students are always looking for new ways to study and learn course material. While many students are moving to e-books there are always improvements to be made in reviewing the content that students read for their classes. This is where the McGraw-Hill SmartBook comes into the picture as […]

Optrix Introduces XD5 iPhone 5 SPorts Camera Case


*+-Optrix introduced its new XD5 rugged camera case for iPhone 5 today at CES. According to company, the new XD5 iPhone 5 camera case is the “toughest iPhone case ever built.” The company claims the case can protect the iPhone 5 from drops of up to 15 feet, while most other cases only promise drop protection […]

Samsung: Tablets Getting a Bigger Role in Living Room with Video Search


*+-At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Samsung promoted new capabilities and integration between tablets and HDTV. The South Korean Consumer Electronics manufacturer announced that it would be easier to have a multi-screen environment between tablets and TVs as well as the ability to search and discover new video content by using a tablet […]