Free Worldwide Shipping on Orders Over $150.00 USD or more - Use Code: HBSHIP150

Layar Creator Fuses Both Physical Print and Digital Content to Create Interactive Media

TechComments ⋅ Jun 6, 2012
Adding another dimension to the static print medium, Layar Creator allows users to activate or create interactive digital content from such things as magazines. As the platform for augmented reality continues to grow, Layar has taken the application...

Airtime: Sean Parker’s Video Chat Based on Facebook Interests

TechComments ⋅ Jun 6, 2012
Fresh off his entreprenurial successes with Facebook and Spotify, Sean Parker and business partner Shaun Fanning (of Napster fame) has just announced a clever new video chat platform called Airtime, which is based on connecting users with each other...

Corning Ultra Slim “Willow Glass”

TechComments ⋅ Jun 5, 2012
Glass and ceramic component maker Corning has just introduced a revolutionary new substrate they are calling “Willow Glass.” This new glass can be produced in sheets as thin as a single sheet of paper. Corning believes it boasts near-limi...

Facebook Attempting Third Smartphone Release

TechComments ⋅ May 28, 2012
Fresh off its debut on Wall Street, it looks as though Facebook is having another go at developing its own smartphone. It would be Facebook’s third attempt at such a mobile device, as the software and social networking giant already has in thei...

Google Creates Playable Moog Synthesizer Logo as Tribute

TechComments ⋅ May 23, 2012
Chances are if you visited Google today you spent a better part of that search time exploring the playable Google Doodle – a tribute to Dr. Robert Moog’s birthday – who invented the groundbreaking synthesizer in the mid 1960s and wa...

The Telegraph: Interview with Apple’s Jonathan Ive

TechComments ⋅ May 23, 2012
Apple designer Jonathan Ive, responsible for such innovations as the iPod and iPad, is being knighted in his home country of England for his contributions to the greater good – both from a consumer/technological standpoint as well as his humani...

MySpace Set to Relaunch in Late 2012

TechComments ⋅ May 22, 2012
After being purchased last year by Specific Media and actor/musician Justin Timberlake, MySpace is readying a digital rebirth of sorts with plans for a relaunch in late 2012. Having been purchased back in 2005 by News Corporation for an estimated $58...

Carl Zeiss Launches ZEISS Online Vision Screening Platform

TechComments ⋅ May 22, 2012
German optical systems manufacturer Carl Zeiss is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. As part of their centennial festivities, Zeiss has launched a unique online eye exam that let you measure the accuracy of your vision through several diffe...

CordLite Light-Up iPhone Cable

TechComments ⋅ May 20, 2012
While there are certainly worse problems you can encounter in life than fidgeting with your iPhone plug in the dark before calling it a night, it definitely is annoying for those of us that like to keep our iOS device properly charged while we snooze...

Habitco Day Maker The Charging iPhone Alarm Toaster

TechComments ⋅ May 10, 2012
Assuming you already have an automated coffee maker that starts your brew every morning, Habitco Day Maker is looking to augment your morning routine with this truly unique Charging iPhone Alarm Toaster. And no, it doesn’t ready a few slices of...

Rumor: Is This What The Apple HDTV Looks Like?

TechComments ⋅ May 9, 2012
Initial reports from Cult of Mac indicate a source who has seen the long-awaited Apple HDTV that people have been pining for. Supposedly designed to look like their LED-backlit Cinema Displays, it has a built-in iSight camera for FaceTime video confe...

SWYP – MIT Developed Technology for Moving Files Across Devices With a Swipe

TechComments ⋅ May 8, 2012
We may be still a few years away from a Minority Report-esque reality where all of our computing is controlled through grandiose gestures from outstretched arms. But after seeing the MIT media lab-developed SWYP technology, that reality might be clos...

Adobe Photoshop CS6 to Begin Shipping Tomorrow

TechComments ⋅ May 6, 2012
If you’ve been anxiously awaiting the arrival of the upgraded Adobe Photoshop CS6, the wait is almost over. For those located within the Americas and Europe, the Creative Suite will begin shipping tomorrow, May 7. CS6 brings with it a range of...

RIM Reveals Details on New BlackBerry 10 Platform

TechComments ⋅ May 2, 2012
Shown by Thorsten Heins during the BlackBerry World 2012 keynote general session is a look at what the mobile phone brand is cooking up as part of their Blackberry 10 Platform. Featuring an all-new keyboard experience that learns as the user types, k...

Jay-Z Launches ‘Empire’ Facebook Game

TechComments ⋅ Apr 25, 2012
In his ongoing quest to conquer every platform he sets his sights on, Jay-Z has announced his plans for a Facebook game titled Empire. According to the synopsis of the beta game, “Empire takes you on a journey from the streets of Marcy Housing...