CES

iRig Mic: Your On-the-go iPhone Recording Studio

3:10 PM, Jan. 8th, 2011 · · CES

LAS VEGAS — IK Multimedia, well know for their Amplitube app, wants to turn your iPad or iPhone into a portable recording studio with its new iRig Mic. Instead of relying on the Dock port on your iOS device, iRig Mic uses a special connector plug that fits the headphone jack and includes a splitter for your earbuds, too.

Jorno Shows Off Folding Bluetooth Keyboard at CES

2:38 PM, Jan. 8th, 2011 · · CES

LAS VEGAS — Portable Bluetooth keyboards can help make typing on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad easier, and Jorno is hoping it can improve the mobile typing experience even more by adding a built-in stand that’s sturdy enough to hold an iPad. The company showed off it’s foldable keyboard at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week.

iGrill Turns an iPhone into Your Kitchen Staff

2:08 PM, Jan. 8th, 2011 · · CES

LAS VEGAS — Apple’s iPhone gained a new job for back yard BBQ fans thanks to iGrill from iDevices. The company showed off the meat temperature probe and iOS monitoring app combo at the Consumer Electronics Trade Show in Las Vegas.

CES Count the Tablets 10-20: Feihong, VG Media, Ontop

5:58 AM, Jan. 8th, 2011 · · CES

Tablets from Ontop...Sort Of

LAS VEGAS - Continuing our “Count the Tablets” coverage of CES, we bring you eleven different Android tablets from three companies, Feihong, VG Media, and Ontop. They range in size from 5.5” to 10.1”, though none of them were actually turned on.

CES Count the Tablets 5-9: Coby Kyros (Android)

4:43 AM, Jan. 8th, 2011 · · CES

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LAS VEGAS - Continuing our “Count the Tablets” coverage of CES, we bring you tablets five tablets from a company called Coby. The Coby Kyros line runs on Android, and the company is really mixing up the form factors with 7”, 8” and 10” versions. Better yet, there are actually different versions within those sizes.

CES Count the Tablets 3 & 4: Android/Windows from Toshiba

6:30 PM, Jan. 7th, 2011 · · CES

Android Tablet from Toshiba

LAS VEGAS - Continuing our “Count the Tablets” coverage of CES, we bring you tablets #3 and #4, which are essentially the same devices, but one runs Android OS and the other runs Windows 7. The devices don’t yet have a name, Toshiba hasn’t announced pricing, and the release date for them is an unspecified time later this year.

CES: iHome Embraces Apple’s AirPlay

4:55 PM, Jan. 7th, 2011 · · CES

Las Vegas — iHome made it clear at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show that Apple’s new AirPlay wireless media streaming platform has a big future in its audio products. Company representatives took the time to show off the new iW1 wireless speaker system along with two more AirPlay-compatible systems slated for release later this year.

iLuv Shows Off Camera-ready iPad 2 Cases at CES

11:44 AM, Jan. 7th, 2011 · · CES

LAS VEGAS — iPhone and iPad accessory maker iLuv is showing off its case lineup at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, including new cases designed just for Apple’s unannounced second generation iPad. The leather cases include cut-outs for a rear facing camera, adding fuel to the rumors that the next iPad will include front and rear-facing digital cameras.

CES Count the Tablets 1 & 2: Sharp Galapagos

4:52 AM, Jan. 7th, 2011 · · CES

Sharp 5.5

LAS VEGAS - Since Microsoft managed to avoid mentioning anything about Windows tablets during CEO Steve Ballmer’s CES keynote, we are kicking off our “Count the Tablets” coverage of CES with two Android tablets from Sharp being marketed under the name Galapagos — 5.5” and 10.8” models are being shown at the trade show. 

CES: Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom Debuts

9:46 AM, Jan. 6th, 2011 · · CES

Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom

Nike and TomTom jointly unveiled on Thursday the Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom. Building on the technology launched in 2006 with the introduction of the Nike+ Sport Kit for iPad nano, this new watch captures run data and plugs into the USB port on any Mac or PC so information can be uploaded to the nikeplus.com web site.