A Canadian TV icon today was honoured with a Google Doodle (on the .ca Google page anyway) on what would have been his 85th birthday; Ernie Coombs was better known as Mr. Dressup.
The Griffin Beacon universal remote control is an interesting device. It’s a little bit larger than an Apple TV2 (or a hockey puck if that’s closer to your frame of reference) but it’s got an odd, Zen-like IR ‘stone’ on the top that’s where the control signals come from. Not your everyday IR blaster. On […]
One thing that’s not so obvious when you’re looking at buying a 3DTV is that some of the background tech has been enhanced too, not just your TV screen. …more This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on the Future Shop Techblog. Check out the full post here.
3DTV is a new TV technology that’s being embedded in today’s flat-screen TV systems. But a 3D capable TV is only one piece of the tech puzzle you need to experience 3D. …more This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on the Future Shop Techblog. Check out the full post here.
If you’re out looking for a new TV, you’ll have seen brochures, ads and video hyping 3DTV. All the major manufacturers have developed, or are developing 3DTV screens, and there’s no indication that they’re going to be dropping 3D from their product lineup anytime soon. …more This post is an excerpt from one of my […]
A couple of weeks ago I had the good fortune to be invited to take an exclusive look at a bunch of new Samsung tech that Future Shop will be rolling out over the next few weeks and months. Of course, the big buzz at the winter Consumer Electronics Show was 3D, so that’s what […]
It’s entirely possible that you’ve got a slightly older computer sitting around doing nothing, and you’ve thought to yourself, “Self, I really should turn that old computer into a media centre, rather than let all that good tech go to waste…but how?” …more This post is an excerpt from one of my weekly posts on […]