The Pixel

I am a fan of great notebook screens.  I have some of the best on the market.  Needless to say, the Google Pixel launch caught my eye.  Here’s a pic of the pix with links to the relevant information.  Looks a lot like the Retina Mac. Anyone buy one yet? It’s only $1449 for the…

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HTC One Announced

A couple of days ago HTC announced a sweet looking smartphone they call the HTC One. This looks like a nice handset but I am anxious to see if they’ll take the form factor and create a Windows phone.  With a Quad core and 64GB of memory, I should be able to run some hyper-v…

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How many of these do you have?

Engadget just released the results of the Readers Choice Awards for 2012 at http://www.engadget.com/2013/02/20/winners-2012-engadget-awards-readers-choice/.  As you can see, the Microsoft Surface RT won Tablet of the Year.  Kudos to the Surface team.  Nicely done! You’ll also notice Nokia nailed the Smartphone of the Year award for the Lumia 920.  Sweet! I’d like a Mars Rover…

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Surface Pro Announced

Today we announced the Microsoft Surface Pro. See the Surface Pro website for more information. See the specifications for the details on the hardware. See the press release at Microsoft.com.  Save your pennies.  It is for sale on February 9, 2013.

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Anything interest you from CES 2013 this week?

I browsed the articles and stories throughout the week, but I was pretty surprised at the stuff that didn’t interest me. I guess I expected more laptop news but there just wasn’t much on that front.  My biggest surprise was the new Ultrabook™ specifications for Intel Haswell based ultrabooks.  Apparently they now require a touch…

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Robots Rock and Roll

This brought a smile to my day.

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Anyone get a hovercraft for Christmas?

See http://www.mercier-jones.com/index.html for more information and the cool gallery.  I’d like a red one.

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Surface with Windows 8 Pro – Pricing

See the official post @ http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoft_blog/archive/2012/11/29/next-up-for-the-surface-family-surface-with-windows-8-pro-pricing.aspx.

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