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The wonderful, wacky, and touch enabled Ultrabooks of tomorrow

The wonderful, wacky, and touch enabled Ultrabooks of tomorrow

By 6 June 2012

Intel is making big plans for its Ultrabooks, or maybe we should say for its partners' Ultrabooks. Not only is the company planning on integrating every sensor imaginable - be it light, sound, temperature, motion or just about anything else you can think... >>

NEC LaVie Touch tablet with DVD drive launched in Japan

NEC LaVie Touch tablet with DVD drive launched in Japan

By 12 September 2011

We've seen tablet hybrid machines that double up as laptops before. And we've seen plenty of tablets that offer keyboard, mouse and docking options, thus creating a makeshift desktop setup. But, until now - and the announcement of the NEC LaVie Touch... >>

NEC to unleash dual screen Android tablet at CES

NEC to unleash dual screen Android tablet at CES

By 21 December 2010

NEC is all set to reveal the world's first dual-screen Android tablet at CES 2011, with a device that goes by the name of The Cloud Communicator. The double LCD boasting device will have two 7-inch touchscreens, have connectivity via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth... >>

NEC triples USB 3.0 speeds

NEC triples USB 3.0 speeds

By 18 February 2010

USB 3.0 is slowly rolling out, and in 2010 you're likely to begin to see it showing up in the next generation of laptops, portable hard drives and other devices. NEC, however, reckons that it's just managed to triple the speeds that a serial bus connection... >>

Next iPhone will charge via micro-USB

Next iPhone will charge via micro-USB

By 29 June 2009

Apple has signed up to an EU-wide "harmonization" of phone chargers, which Pocket-lint first brought you news of back in September 2007. The iPhone-maker has joined Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, LG, NEC, Qualcomm, RIM, Samsung and Texas Instruments... >>

Odeon to offer 3D screens in 75 cinemas

Odeon to offer 3D screens in 75 cinemas

By 11 February 2009

Odeon, apparently Europe's largest cinema chain and the biggest outside the States, has become the latest to sign up to install 3D technology at its cinemas. NEC Display Solutions has announced that its digital projectors are to be rolled out by Odeon... >>

Cineworld to add more 3D screens

Cineworld to add more 3D screens

By 29 January 2009

Cineworld is to offer 144 cinema screens capable of showing 3D movies in the UK, the chain has announced. Thanks to agreements with NEC, for the digital projectors, and RealD, for the 3D bits and bobs, the multi-million pound update is planned for completion... >>

Sanyo, NEC, Google, Zavvi to cut jobs

Sanyo, NEC, Google, Zavvi to cut jobs

By 15 January 2009

Further to the news that Motorola has announced it is to cut 4000 more jobs, more companies related to the technology industry have revealed they are to lose staff. Google is planning to lay off 100 staff from its recruitment division, and in addition... >>

NEC 24WMGX3 monitor
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NEC 24WMGX3 monitor

By 27 November 2008

Large monitors are definitely the best way to get the most out of your PC, be it a desktop or docked notebook. With prices on LCD panels falling all the time, the NEC 24WMG3 does look a touch on the pricey side. Can it substantiate the high price? Glancing... >>

USB 3.0 specificaton completed

USB 3.0 specificaton completed

By 18 November 2008

The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has announced the completion of the USB 3.0 specification. This spec is described as "the technical map" for device manufacturers to deliver SuperSpeed USB technology to the market. SuperSpeed USB is said to bring significant... >>