Lovable Gift Ideas For Christmas 2014

8 09 2014

Christmas season is here and there is a lot of shopping to do. You may be wondering about how to manage the long shopping list in a short time. Your hard earned money gets shorter if you don’t make a proper plan for choosing best gifts for your loved ones.

This article will not only show you the way to choose best gifts but also help to spend your money in an appropriate way to win the hearts of those you love.

Christmas Gift For Her: e-Book Reader

You may have heard of digital photo frame a couple of years back. E-book reader has replaced that old digital photo frame. This gift can excite her this Christmas. it comes with different styles, colors and sizes that is easy to pack.

Depending on the model, these e-book readers hold several features simultaneously. For instance, touch screen, text to speech application and multiple audio, image and document formats. Due to its wireless capability, user can carry it anywhere. It is like a portable library for you to enjoy reading your favorite books anytime anywhere available.

Christmas Gift For Him: Multiple-Gadget-Charging Station

Multiple-Gadget-Charging Station can be the best gift for him this Christmas. It is used to charge multiple gadgets simultaneously at one place. This charging station allows charging 3 gadgets at a time. It also provides space for keeping wrist-watch, keys, USB, Bluetooth headset etc. It comes in different shapes, styles and colors. It is easy to carry anywhere while going office or outside.

It appears to be cool gadget gift especially for those who carry more than one gadgets wit them, for instance, Blackberry, i-phone/i-pod etc. there are extra connectors available for other devices that work on charging. This multiple-gadget-charging station is easily available in market in variety of styles and price. This nice Christmas gift will really capture his heart.

Christmas Gift For Kids: Good Night Lite

Gadgets are also for toddlers. You can even give a gadget gift to little kids. Good Night Lite is a friendly gadget for the little kids who are unable to explain the clock time. Good Night Lite sets the sleep and wake time for kids and their parents equally.

Are you wondering how it works?

It is programmable night-light device that runs with cell batteries. It holds two buttons which are used to give instructions manually. Once you set the time for sleep and wake of your kid, it follows the instructions. When there is time to sleep, the dim-light moon shines blue and when there is time wake, the sun shines yellow. Also its look is kids friendly and children adopt the habit of following the sleep/wake cycle. Good Night Lite is a god gadget gift not only for kids but also their parents.





Apple iPad, A Step Forward to Innovate Computing

6 10 2012

Apple presents another magical and revolutionary technology gadget, the iPad. It is another step toward the innovation and reliability in fast computing. It looks like an e-reader, but it holds much more than that. It is everything that you can expect in your desktop.

Apple iPad is 9.56 x 7.47 x 0.5 inches in size with weight of 0.73 Kg which holds Wi-Fi connectivity and 3G network support. Multi-touch technology screen covers the 9.7 inches of display area with 1024 x 768 pixels resolution. It recognizes English (US & UK), French (Canadian, Swiss), German, Japanese, Dutch, Flemish, Spanish, Italian, Chinese (Handwriting and Pinyin) and Russian.  It is capable to display several languages on screen simultaneously. iPad comes with three different memory storage capacities i.e. 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. Accelerometer and ambient light sensor add the sensor technology of iPad.

It has built-in speakers and microphone, stereo headphone jack and SIM card tray for input/output. Here the SIM card tray comes only with Wi-Fi + 3G model. It battery is strong which is capable to be surfed up to 10 hours on the web. It is easy to charge either with USB or power adapter.

Apple iPade is a revolutionary featured gadget which comes with the following highlights of functionality:

  1. It helps you to store images in crisp view. It provides extra-ordinary quality features for the photo. You can view you images either in an album format or slides.
  2. You can upload images on you iPod directly from camera. It makes it easy to share pictures with friends.
  3. You can hold high quality videos on you iPod with high resolution. You can enjoy videos in big screen mode.
  4. You can easily navigate from one option to another and scroll the pages using the multi-touch and swap technology of Apple iPad. It makes you experience the fast computing.
  5. You can surf internet or any web application. It lets you see single web page at a time but holds the great quality sharp images. You really enjoy working with it. iPad really made the web surfing easier and intuitive.
  6. Apple iPad enables you to send email with attachments. You can split screen in two parts to see the email message and inbox at a time. It makes you enjoy typing emails like never before.
  7. You can enjoy and download videos from YouTube. You just need to tap the video you want to see and it will open for you in full screen mode.
  8. You can store iTunes, music, TV shows, movies and many more using the iPad store. It is more than fun with iPad.
  9. You can store or download any application of your need from the application store of iPad. It is easy with iPad that is already running almost 140,000 applications.
  10. You can customize your home-screen with any setting you want it to be.
  11. You can search anything using the Spotlight Search option across your iPad.
  12. Moreover it supports the features of notes, contact book, maps, calendar, reading online books and many more you want to have in your computer.

iPad is thin and light weighted to carry. It’s really amazing to have so many things in a small handheld gadget. It can perform far better than any tablet computer. Apple has announced this awesome looking smart gadget in $499 which is really compatible with its high featured technology.





Skiff Reader, The Thinnest eReader with Bigger Screen

21 07 2012

Skiff Reader was elaborated at CES with pageant and gained a lot of appreciation. People like this e-reader for its innovative features and smart look. It is good to feel it in hands as it is light weighted, solid but flexible. Users will find it useful for reading newspaper and magazines for its bigger size display area. It holds sharp and crisp resolution. Let’s have a look on its technical specifications.

The new Skiff Reader carries the size of 9 x 11 x 0.268 inches with weight of 498 grams. Touch sensitive screen is 11.5 inches wide which can show up to 1200 x 1600 pixels (174 pixels per inch) of resolution. It is made of rugged metal-foil e-paper and silicon TFT with a flexible stainless steel material. So it is crack-proof and can not be shattered if you turn it. It is using Marvell CPU with 4GB internal memory and external memory supports SDHC 2.0 standard compliant SD card slot. Built-in speakers let you hear sound for which it holds 3.5 mm standard audio jack. It works under 3G network and supports the wireless connectivity of USB 2.0 via standard USB port and Wi-Fi. Battery holds the charging life of one week which enables you to turn thousands of pages to turn. It takes 2-3 hours to recharge.

Skiff Reader is the first thinnest e-reader with bigger screen which is easy-to-use. Some innovative features include the following:

  1. Skiff Reader offers highest resolution of display screen that make the images view and text reading easier and immersive.
  2. It holds extra battery recharge life of one week. You can enjoy reading books and pages with extra ordinary battery time.
  3. Skiff Reader comes with largest display which allows you view the big reading area.
  4. This is big in size but remarkably thin, light weight and portable. You can hold it easily and carry it with you anywhere you want.
  5. You can also turn it as it is flexible. It will not be broken, cracked or shattered if you put pressure on it. Its material holds stainless steel which makes it durable.
  6. Skiff Reader supports fully touch responsive technology. You can quickly select the contents, zoom in, navigate or turn the pages on a single swipe of finger.

Skiff Company has not yet defined the releasing date or price of this smart e-reader. But it earned good hold and response before the launching. The technology fans will surely make it favorite for e-reading.





Samsung Reveals Incredible Lens Camera, NX10

8 04 2012

The International Consumer Electronic show 2010 will be remembered for lots of things. It brought a lot of revolutionary electronics, devices and gadgets for the technology lovers. Samsung NX10 is one of those innovative developments that were displayed on CES 2010.

Samsung unveiled their excellent digital camera, the NX10, for the user’s convenience specially the photographers. NX10 promises to bring great revolution in the field of photography.

Samsung NX10 comes with the following technical specifications:

  1. This is CMOS type of camera of 3.0 inches display screen to show you preview, 4.23 x 3.43 x 1.57 inches in dimensions and weight only 0.77 lbs.
  2. Image sensor is approximately 15.1 megapixel out of which 14.6 is effective.
  3. Speed is 1/4,000sec to 30sec manual.
  4. It is capable to work in different modes including Single, Continuous, Burst, Self-Timer, Bracket etc.
  5. Available flash modes are Smart Flash, Auto, Auto + Red-eye reduction, Fill-in, Fill-in + Red-eye reduction, 1st Curtain, 2nd Curtain and Off TTL Auto Pop-up Flash.
  6. External flash is also available, like SEF-42A and SEF-20A that can be optionally used with NX10.
  7. Synchronization speed is less than 1/80sec.
  8. NX10 is capable to cover the images from 28mm wide angle.
  9. It supports the SD and SDHC media.
  10. It can hold and recognize data in RAW (SRW), JPEG (EXIF 2.21), DCF, DPOF 1.1, PictBridge 1.0 file formats.
  11. It has editing option for images when it stores image data on it. Available editing style are Red-eye fix, Back light comp., Photo style selector, Resize, Rotate, Face re-touching.
  12. You can view your stored images in different styles like single image, thumbnail, slide show or movie.
  13. NX10 supports hi-speed 2.0 USB for digital input/output.
  14. You can download/output movies clips captured by NX10 using DC 9.0V power connector.
  15. Battery-life is approximately 3 hours 30 min to capture 400 shots.

NX10 comes with a lot of innovative and attractive features that you will reveal when you hold it in your hand to capture images and video. Some of its features are described here.

CMOS sensor makes it a rich photographic tool to capture natural and high-quality colors for still pictures and movies. It is capable to automatically minimize the noise and increase the quality remarkable without degrading it. It has 3 inches AMOLED display screen contrary to older digital cameras which gives you response 3,000 times faster than any LCD display with sharp and crisp preview results and outstanding colors. You can use it with little expertise and it is easy to handle. You can easily and faster navigate through its menus and setting.

A very prominent feature of NX10 is that its sensor is always protected from dust particles. Its sensor vibrates 60,000 times per second that prevents the dust particles to stay on its sensor. You can manage your picture and video folders in smart albums that are made to store your digital data. You can set any mode while capturing images and video, for instance beauty shot. NX10 offers to change the modes at the time of capturing. For instance, using Beauty Shot mode, you can get beautiful portrait shots with every images you take. Using its Smart rang feature, NX10 makes the extreme spots balanced. For instance, if some spots in mages or video are too bright, it prevents the image to be seen saturated and if some spots are too dark, it prevents to show them too dark.

NX10 was displayed in January at CES and soon it will be available to users with its smart fantastic look. Displayed NX10 was in black color. This incredible lens camera is expected to get the price approximately $449.0, but it is not yet confirmed from Samsung.





HP Window 7 Slate

15 01 2012

HP introduced a multi-purpose handheld gadget that is not only an ebook reader, but also a movie player and a fantastic mini computing system. It is called HP Slate. HP called it “the future of media consumption” at CES 2010 event.

HP Slate does not only hold multi-touch technology but also the swap technology that makes it favorite to users. You can either touch or swap the screen to switch quickly between menus. Moreover it has buttons on its sides and audio jack. It is running the Windows 7 and NYT applications. It can play music and videos with great quality and also entertains you with different game applications when you don’t want to do anything else.

Complete specification detail is not yet explained to know this gadget completely. It is expected to be launched till the end of 2010. An estimated price is around $1,500 but HP has not confirmed it. I hope HP Slate is not a rumor gadget just to quench the thirst of users with enthusiasm for latest technology news.





Parrot AR Drone iPhone Controlled Helicopter

10 01 2012

Still iPhone is top discussed gadget and included more technologies with it. When you are not controlling your TV, car or stereo with your iPhone, you can use it as a game controller. The company Parrot hit with the idea to design a toy helicopter controlled by iPhone, the Parrot AR Drone iPhone Controlled Helicopter.

AR Drone really dragged the dream games to a reality. This great device has been the prior attention of the visitors at CES 2010. This quadricopter is a toy for big boys and is unique in itself. It carries a lot of technologies in it which can be revealed from the video below. This flying vehicle is controlled over Wi-Fi connectivity via iPhone where iPhone keeps an application specially loaded for AR Drone Helicopter. This application allows the users to control the aircraft simply by giving directions from iPhone gadget. Player can either rotate or slant the helicopter and move it to fly wherever they want.

The AR Drone helicopter comes with two mounted cameras. One is on the front and the other is underneath the helicopter. These cameras beam images back to the iPhone which helps the player to see where the helicopter is flying. Player can see their helicopter flying even if it is behind the wall or on the other place away from their site.

Parrot AR Drone is really an argumented reality game for big boys. It includes a couple of AR games together. Parrot has not yet announced the launching date and final price for AR Drone Helicopter. It can be announced anytime mid or later in 2010. I am also anxious to know when AR Drone gets ready to be available. It’s really a fun along with the latest technology.





Buffalo’s Ministation USB 2.0 Hard Drive

20 12 2010

Buffalo has recently announced another product that is Ministation USB 2.0 Hard Drive. This product is meant for those who demand trendy and lightweight storage media. This product helps to store and transport data that can be accessed from other computers.

Features/Specifications

  • It has lightweight chassis that makes portability easy with a classy design.
  • It can be used immediately having Windows and Mac operating systems.
  • Featured with high speed storage.
  • Providing an easy plug-and-play option.
  • It does not require external power supply that makes it perfect for your laptop computers.
  • Memeo AutoSync software syncs the Ministation with computer and Mac
  • Shocks absorbers are provided that protect the hard drive inside a rubber body.
  • It is provided with integrated Flex Connect USB cable ensuring that cable will not be lost
  • It includes backup software for computer and Mac

Available Colors

It is available in two stylish colors: black and white, making its appearance stylish and elegant.

Capacities Available

There are three different capacities in which this hard drive is available:

  1. 320 GB
  2. 500 GB
  3. 640 GB

Prices

Its price varies depending upon the capacity of the USB; such as USB hard drive having the capacity of 320 GB is of 120 Dollars.

Availability

This product is available in retail outlets of the company.

Warranty

Each of the products carries warranty of 3 years.