Dave's Download


June 2008


Palm-Size Pico Projects a Big Image

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Here's a gadget with a lot of potential: a projector smaller than most smart phones. Optoma said it will introduce its Pico Projector later this year in Europe and Asia, with plans to take it worldwide next year.

I remember seeing a tiny projector demonstrated about 18 months ago at a booth by Texas ...

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technology

Toshiba: Free HD DVDs Will Be Late

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To add injury to insult, Toshiba tells me that I won't get my free HD DVD movies until sometime in the fall.

Toshiba and Microsoft had added the five free DVDs in one of their last-ditch efforts to pump sales in the fight over the next-generation disk format. They also cut prices to about $100 just ...

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Toshiba
movies

Apple iPhone Gets 3G and Price Cut

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Apple today confirmed its worst-kept secrets: a new iPhone that can tap high-speed, 3G data networks. And that it will sell for $200, which is cutting the price in half for its low-end model. Those moves alone will help broaden the already successful phone's appeal.

But what might cause me deep ...

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Apple Inc.
smartphones

TV From the Phone Company

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I took the plunge recently and plunked money down for subscription TV, abandoning life with only an antenna. This time, I'm getting the service from the phone company, the newest competitor to satellite and cable companies. AT&T is delivering about 200 channels of TV across the same copper wires ...

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AT&T
television

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