HANDS-ON REVIEW: Sony Xperia Z1

Gerald Lynch Features, Mobile phones, Previews, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Sony's mobile departments have been making great strides of late, with the Xperia Z (revealed back at CES 2013) the impressive culmination of years of hard work in the Android market. Fast forward to this week's IFA 2013 conference in…

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HANDS-ON: Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook preview

Gerald Lynch Acer, Computers, IFA 2012, Laptops / Notebooks, Previews, Tech Digest news, Ultrabook, Windows 8 Leave a Comment

The Ultrabook revolution is in full swing now, but with the arrival of Windows 8 just over the horizon, the evolution of the laptop is taking yet another turn. This time it's the implementation of touchscreen controls, seen in almost…

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VIDEO: The SketRobo robot is a better artist than you

Gerald Lynch IFA 2012, Previews, Robots, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Call yourself an artist? Well, you're about to be replaced by a newer, robot model. This is SketRobo, the "sketch master" robot on show at IFA 2012 from Tosy Robotics. Aimed as an interactive "art teacher" toy for kids, it…

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Samsung Galaxy Note 2 hands-on

Gerald Lynch Features, IFA 2012, Mobile phones, Previews, Samsung, Samsung galaxy, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

It's back, and even bigger than before! Samsung's Galaxy Note 2 handset measures up at a whopping 5.5-inches in a widescreen 16:9 ratio, complete with processor improvements and a more responsive S Pen stylus. Due out in October, Tech…

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