Daily Archives: February 12, 2016

Video: Insignia Flex Elite 7.85 Unboxed As Broken

Ugh: The box for this tablet — or any Insignia tablet — isn’t shrink-wrapped in plastic. The video after the break is what I fear happens to more than just one Best Buy customer.

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VR + TV

Syfy’s New Series, Halcyon, to Consist of Traditional and VR Episodes Halcyon will have 15 initial episodes, 10 of which will be viewed through televisions on the Syfy channel, with the remaining five shot and shown in VR. The series … Continue reading

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The Missing Invisible Worm

Lee Child on Amazon’s real-life bookshops – and why we should be worried Nothing sells books better than physical displays in bricks-and-mortar locations. Millions of people passed by bookshop windows or airport bookstalls, and saw The Martian, and some vague … Continue reading

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“Inefficient Reality”

Munster: Apple likely to fold VR into ‘Made for iPhone’ program within 2 years “We believe 10 years from now Generation Z will find reality inefficient,” Munster writes. “We believe the concept of an ‘inefficient reality’ is evident through smartphone … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 To Replace Current S2 Tablets

Benchmarks Suggest New Samsung Tab Series First of all, the alleged Galaxy Tab S2 will arrive in 8” and 9.7” displays, where the larger sized Samsung slate (model number SM-T819) has been revealed in a way over on GFXBench, and … Continue reading

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Alcatel OneTouch Idol 4S: First VR-Ready Phone?

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 4S packaging will double as VR goggles The 4S is undoubtedly the most highly-spec’ed handset that the company has ever sold, with a quad HD AMOLED display and octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor from Qualcomm, as well as … Continue reading

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