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Categories: Blog February 11, 2015 @ 8:37 AM 0 Comments      

New Dual Core Atom/ION 2 Netbooks Are Here

It's here: an electric thrifty, high performance dual core Intel Atom processor paired with a high performance, second generation, Nvidia ION 2 GPU packed inside a little netbook. technology news

The Intel z550 dual core Atom chip runs at 1.5 GHz and supports DDR3 memory. It must make multitasking on the netbook easier. The Nvidia ION 2 chip is equipped for playing HD video and improved gaming.

The ASUS Eee PC 1015N may house these chipsets first, expected in September for $399 inside the U.S. The 10-inch 1015N looks interesting, but consider the ASUS' 12.1-inch Eee PC VX6 with Lamborghini styling.

Network Connection for Connected TVs plus more

When you pick up a connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or AVR receiver, and yes it needs a high-speed Internet connection, nevertheless the wireless router is too far, you may want to consider the Western Digital device referred to as Livewire Powerline AV Network Kit like a solution. They claim to supply 200Mbps with this $140 kit; it really plugs into the wall plug, the router, plus your devices. Just prevent using electronically noisy devices like blow dryers, which may cause interference.

End in the SED Era

On August 18, 2010 Canon announced it had been closing down SED Inc, a subsidiary of Canon that were developing Surface-condition Electron-emitter Displays (SED). Thinking about a super skinny TV with the great qualities of a CRT like great color, deep blacks and big viewing angles was attractive. Instead of one beam coming from the long neck of your CRT, an SED could have thousands of individual guns striking phosphors directly facing them. Unfortunately, it may sound like there were lots of obstacles to overcome to generate a commercially viable TV from your technology. There's expect similar TV technology (FED) using carbon nanotubes as electron emitters, in order that all may not be lost.

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