You may think the main reason iPhone 6 is still assembled mostly in China is because production costs there are really low. It turns out, one of the main reasons behind that is actually scalability not price (US-assembled iPhone would cost only $4 more). In the US setting up an assembly line would take 9 months while in China you can do that in merely two weeks!
Slingbox Announces Roku Channel Support; Updates SlingPlayer for iPad adding 2nd Screen Capabilities; Announces Windows 8.1 app
Sling Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of EchoStar Corp. (NASDAQ: SATS), unveiled three new clients that further enhance discovery, navigation and the social experience customers now enjoy with content, giving Slingbox customers the ultimate video experience both inside and outside of the home.
WinTranslator and MacTranslator Capture Software Design from Source Code
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Acer to Offer Only One Exclusive Aspire R7 "Star Trek Into Darkness" Limited Edition Notebook to Fans Worldwide in Charity Auction
Boldly going where no one has gone before, Acer and Paramount Pictures have partnered in the creation of an Aspire R7 Limited Edition notebook to celebrate the release of the film, "Star Trek Into Darkness." Acer created only 25 units of the revolutionary R7 touch-enabled Limited Edition notebook and none have been available for purchase.
AMD Unleashes the World’s Fastest Graphics Card
AMD (NYSE: AMD) launched the AMD Radeon™ HD 7990, the world’s fastest graphics card1, designed for gamers who want to take their PC gaming experience to the highest level.
Asus Eee SLATE B121 THE “BUILT FOR BUSINESS” TABLET PC
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Canon Canada Launches The New imageFORMULA CR-80 And CR-50 Compact Cheque Transport Devices
Canon Canada Inc. has announced the new imageFORMULA CR-80 and CR-50 Compact Cheque Transports, the latest scanners to complement the Company's growing portfolio of data capture solutions.
Lenovo Launches Three New Tablets
Lenovo has announced its first family of tablets – the IdeaPad Tablet K1 for consumers, the ThinkPad Tablet for business customers, and the IdeaPad Tablet P1 for home and office use. The new Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 and ThinkPad Tablets are the Company’s first mobile internet devices featuring Google’s Android* 3.1 operating system, and the industry’s first tablets certified to deliver Netflix* video streaming.
Microsoft introduces 10 windows phone 7 handsets
Intuit and Microsoft Join Forces to Deliver Web Apps to Millions of Small Businesses
Intuit and Microsoft plan to create new opportunities for software developers to deliver and market Web applications to small-business customers through the Intuit App Center...
Lenovo IdeaPad S10-2 netbook announced
Chinese personal computer maker Lenovo has announced their latest netbook model.
Hitachi is Producing Hard Drives Which Are Kinder to the Environment.
Consumers are demanding greener, less power-hungry products, which is why Hitachi has developed a range of hard drive models that consume less power but still don’t make any compromises when it comes to performance.
Ford's New MYKEY System helps teens drive safer, conserve fuel
Ford Motor Company is introducing an innovative new technology – called MyKey – designed to help parents encourage their teen-agers to drive safer and more fuel efficiently, and increase safety-belt usa
Kingston Technology Introduces DataTraveler 400 Symantec Pocket Disaster Recovery Kit
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. has introduced the DataTraveler 400 (DT400) Symantec Pocket Disaster Recovery Kit, a USB Flash drive preloaded with the Symantec Recovery Disk software
SATO Enhances Feature-Rich GL4e Series Printers
SATO America, Inc. has announced two new released features for its GL4e Series thermal printer.
Aspen Optics Launches Geebic WS-G5485U/D-AO GBIC to Enable Switches Without SFP Ports to Become Bi-Directional Ready
Fiber broadband is gaining popularity nowadays, but many users have previously deployed switches with older technology GBIC ports. Geebic WS-G5485U/D-AO GBIC makes use of GBIC ports that is more abundantly available on older switch models. End users can therefore fully utilize their port resources and enjoy high speed fiber broadband from old equipment, or free-up existing circuits up to 50%.
Nikon Canada Introduces Five Autumn 2008 COOLPIX Models
Nikon Canada today introduced five new COOLPIX digital cameras to its popular compact camera line-up.
New ATI FirePro(TM) Graphics Accelerator Boosts Application Performance up to 200 Percent over Previous Generation
AMD raised the bar for Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Digital Content Creation (DCC) application performance with the announcement of two new professional graphics accelerators - ATI FirePro(TM) V5700 and ATI FirePro(TM) V3700.
Unicon Systems Hermes Mobile Device Platform Wins LinuxWorld 2008 Best Mobility Solution Award
Unicon Systems has been awarded The LinuxWorld 2008 "Best Mobility solution" Product Excellence Award for its Hermes, a next generation mobile device.
Sony Cyber-shot Cameras Get Smarter
Sony is making the grade with the introduction of the stylish Cyber-shot(R) DSC-T700 and DSC-T77 digital cameras with "intelligent" shooting functions. The 10-megapixel T77 camera is Sony's thinnest model at less than 5/8 of an inch with a 3-inch, 16 x 9 touch panel LCD screen.