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Tuesday, March 4, 2014



At MWC or Mobile World Congress 2014 in Spain, Sony introduced a prototype wearable-devices 'Lifelog' and is a form of portable camera support for Android devices both Sony and others. This device can record the location, communication, image capture and physical activity for Android users in the format of the image in real-time.

In concept, Lifelog camera allows users to connect to Sony Smartphone, SmartBand and Smartwatch. And this Sony Lifelog started to be released in March 2014.

Sunday, September 8, 2013


Multi Touch 3D To All Surfaces

Haptix Multi Touch 3D To All Surfaces
Haptix Multi Touch 3D To All Surfaces

Interact with smartphones and tablets means using the touch screen. Screen not only receive one input but multiple inputs at once or multitouch. If you look to the future, there is the concept of interaction without having to touch the screen directly, but simply by moving a finger in the air. And a system called Haptix is one technology that offers the concept. Haptix has a shape like a pair of webcams with CMOS camera to detect input.

In addition, Haptix equipped with 2 CMOS sensor with a resolution of 640 x 360 pixels that can accept input in a high frame rate. There is also a lens with a 120 degree wide viewing angle. Haptix is ​​enabled to detect 10 objects with each object has a unique ID so that each different functions can be activated by using a different finger as well. Haptix will register to every touch point located on a flat surface, and also adds a 3D layer on top of the touch area so that users can know which fingers to react with a touch screen before committing further to perform certain functions.

For example, Haptix work with a laptop. Put Haptix at the top of the screen and connect with a USB cable. After the function, the user can pinch to zoom, swipe and scroll over the surface of the keyboard to interact with the screen without touching the physical keyboard. Imagine! There is a virtual touch screen or trackpad transparent, floating on the laptop keyboard. But, if then receipts keyboard for typing, the system automatically switches off by itself.
Haptix running with Plug And Play system because there is a Micro-Controller inside the device that can recognize the other devices connected. For this prototype phase, Haptix still need Windows or Ubuntu operating system to run. As for the connectivity to the other devices, use the USB cable Haptix because if use wireless, the price will be more expensive. The first unit of Haptix available in February 2014 and sold for U.S. $ 65.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


Some Interesting And Reliable Mobile Phone Casing


Today a lot of smartphones with different types of brands and types of use are attractive and reliable protector for protect your phone. There are even some phones are created to be waterproof, durable and can be used in a water depth of one meter. As electronic products, mobile phones are basically very susceptible to water because it can cause a short circuit and the water can get into the screen causing broken phone.

Moreover, the phone also needs to be protected from vibration. Small vibration can also cause damage to the phone functions like falling off the table or fall from the hand. Components in cell phones close together and there are many relationships between components are highly vulnerable for shifts and off from where it should be.

In fact, very few phones that use design with waterproof materials and vibration. Moreover, the price offered is very expensive. And the best solution for general mobile users are using the proper casing. There are several mobile phone casing is made ​​according to the function and look of the phone. The following are some of the best casings that are grouped according to the level of protection:



Capdase Soft Jacket Xpose


The casing of this phone has a suitable thickness that could dampen vibration but did not interfere with the function of the signal and does not significantly increase the size of the phone. In addition to protecting the phone on the side, can also reduce the Capdase casings contacts the back cover with hard objects such as tabletops, floors and carpet.

For : iPhone 3S, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad, Samsung Galaxy Note, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 800, Nokia Lumia 920, Blackberry, HTC, Sony Xperia.

Apple iPhone 4 Bumper


This case is an Apple-certified accessories for the addition of the iPhone 4 design. Apple Bumper could dampen vibration at the critical points of the phone. However, the drawback is there is no protection for the back of the phone so vulnerable scratched.

For: iPhone 4




Urban Armor Gear


The casing of this phone has a macho design with color choices vary so suitable for protecting mobile phones owned by a woman. Made of polycarbonate plastic, the top and bottom using the rubber, including protecting some important ports and buttons. To the front of the casings, using anti plastic sheen that can comfortably use the phone outdoors. Urban Armor Gear will make phones safer. Sold at a price of U.S. $ 35.

For: iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad Mini, Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, HTC One

Otterbox Armor Series


Otterbox Armor Series is the latest product from Otterbox. This case does not make the phone to be interesting. But, can protect from dust, vibration and water with considerable leverage. Moreover, this phone casing can last at a depth of two meters of water for 3 minutes. Otterbox new product has a hinge for the front of the casings can be opened and closed. The hinges are made of Zync strong, rust-resistant and can withstand water. Price Otterbox Armor Series is quite expensive, about U.S. $ 99.95 - 109.95.

For: Samsung Galaxy S3, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5




Deza Jacket from Dezzaegg


Because it has a license, Dezzagg usually released a series of mobile phone casings based on certain series like Persona 4 for anime, Atelier Series for PS3/PS Vita, Devil Survivor 2 and so on. The casing uses a good quality paint with skin theme that can be combined with the image on casings. In addition to protecting the phone to the maximum, Deza casing can also make the phone look more attractive.

For: iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy S

Mophie Juicepack Helium


Mophie phone casing Juicepack Helium has an extra battery with 1500 mAh capacity and does not make the phone become more severe. Helium is a sign code if this casing includes Mophie Juicepack lightest among others. In addition to having an extra battery, this case also has a microUSB port and can be used for charge batteries or battery backup for the iPhone casing so that it can still be used free of lightning cable needs. Mophie Juicepack helium can protect your phone, add power and also makes the phone more futuristic look. Sold for U.S. $ 79.95.

For iPhone 5

Friday, August 23, 2013


Mirrorless Camera With Slim And Attractive Design

Panasonic Lumix GX7

After the release of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS3 and Lumix DMC-FZ70, Panasonic released the latest mirrorless cameras: Panasonic Lumix GX7 that comes with slimmer design and attractive appearance. Not much different from the other mirrorless cameras, the Lumix GX7 use of rubber grips on the side of the body. The camera is also equipped with a pop-flash and a body made of a material of magnesium alloy with a weight of 402 grams.

GX7 also use a Panasonic Lumix digital MOS sensor with a resolution of 16 MP sensor that can display a better picture quality and more sensitive to light reflection. In addition, GX7 Lumix use Venus Engine processor that provides the ability to take pictures in Low Light conditions because this camera reaching  25.600 ISO range.

Besides having some of the features, the Panasonic Lumix GX7 can record HD video at 1080p resolution with AVCHD and MP4 formats. To reduce vibration when shooting, Panasonic equip this camera with in-body Image Stabilizer technology and  combined with on-lens Optical Image. But, Panasonic Lumix GX7 still available in the USA market and is offered at a price of U.S. $ 1,100.


Portable Android Game Device From NVIDIA



Nvidia officially released portable game console products based on Android with Nvidia Shield names at the Consumer Electronics Show or CES in January at a price of U.S. $ 299. Nvidia Shield is a portable gaming device that unites controller with 5-inch touch screen with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. This console can be used to run all the apps and games I stream PC games from Nvidia-based computer through WiFi connection.

Nvidia Shield has 16 GB of memory storage plus a microSD card slot for users who will add a large storage memory. There is also a mini-HDMI so users can play the game through the TV screen. As for the connection, Nvidia Shield has a MicroUSB 2.0, GPS, WiFi 802.11n 2 x 2 MIMO and Bluetooth.

To support multimedia features to be more qualified, this console comes with integrated speakers with a headphone jack, so users can play the game with a comfortable and pleasant. Besides equipped with 5-inch touch screen 720p, Nvidia Shield also uses an Nvidia Tegra 4 chipset wrapped with Quad-Core Cortex-A15, Mobile GeForce GPU and Core Power Saving.


  • Dimension: 158 x 135 x 57 mm.
  • Weight: 579 Grams.
  • Screen: 5-inch 1280 x 720 (294 ppi) Retinal Quality Multi-Touch Display.
  • Processor: NVIDIA Tegra 4 Quad-Core Mobile Processor with 2GB of RAM.
  • Memory: 16 GB Flash memory; storage MicroSD slot
  • Operating System: Android Jelly Bean OS, Software google Play, TegraZone, Sonic 4 Episode II THD, Expendable: rearmed, Hulu Plus, TwitchTV.
  • Connection: Wireless 802.11n 2 x 2 mimo WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS, Mini-HDMI output, Micro-USB 2.0.
  • Joystick: Motion Sensors 3 Axis Gyro, 3 Axis Accelerometer, Dual Analog Joysticks Input controls, D-Pad, Left / Right analog triggers, Left / Right bumpers, A / B / X / Y buttons, Volume Control, Android Home and Back Buttons , Start button, NVIDIA power / multi-function button.
  • Battery: 28.8 Watt hours.
  • Other features: Audio Integrated Stereo Speakers with Built-in microphone, 3.5 mm stereo headphone jack with microphone support.