Hardware


Ace Hardware and True Value Black Friday 2016 Ad Leak

Ace Hardware and True Value Black Friday 2016 Ad Leak

More than 10 Black Friday 2016 Ads are released....

Nov 3 2016, 2:57pm CDT

"Wide Array" of Hardware for Nintendo Switch

"Wide Array" of Hardware for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima allowed a few details to slip today after he announced that all Nintendo Switch announceme...

Oct 27 2016, 11:41am CDT

Rysta Removes Hardware Complexity from IoT Solutions

Rysta Removes Hardware Complexity from IoT Solutions

A new startup dramatically simplifies development of IoT products....

Sep 30 2016, 4:23am CDT

Apple's $45 Million Research Center in China to Focus on Hardware

Apple's $45 Million Research Center in China to Focus on Hardware

Concerned over falling iPhone sales and the phenomenal rise of Chinese smartphone players, Apple has set up its first research...

Sep 30 2016, 12:34am CDT

New Chip Detects Hardware Viruses

New Chip Detects Hardware Viruses

Researchers have designed a novel chip that can ward off hardware viruses from sabotaging healthcare devices, public infrastr...

Aug 24 2016, 7:39am CDT

Apple Announces No Hardware at WWDC 2016

Apple Announces No Hardware at WWDC 2016

Apple is likely not unveiling any new hardware at the WWDC 2016 next week....

Jun 6 2016, 10:02am CDT

Microsoft Opens Windows Holographic To VR Hardware Developers

Microsoft Opens Windows Holographic To VR Hardware Developers

Windows Holographic is the mixed reality platform that powers the HoloLens. Microsoft opens up the platform to partners....

Jun 1 2016, 4:59am CDT

Apple Watch Update In March Brings no New Hardware

Apple Watch Update In March Brings no New Hardware

The Apple Watch will be updated in March, but only with new watchOS 2.2 and new bands....

Jan 23 2016, 5:55am CST

Oculus Rift Hardware To Start Shipping This Week To Developers

Oculus Rift Hardware To Start Shipping This Week To Developers

Facebook-owned Oculus, in a press release said that it will start shipping the completed version of its Oculus Rift VR headset...

Dec 22 2015, 11:11am CST

Apple to Leap Microsoft with Unified Hardware

Apple to Leap Microsoft with Unified Hardware

Microsoft has finally reached the level of a unified operating system with Windows 10. Apple is not there yet. Is Apple going t...

Sep 17 2015, 2:36am CDT

Jolla to Focus on Sailfish OS by Splitting Hardware and Software Businesses

Jolla to Focus on Sailfish OS by Splitting Hardware and Software Businesses

The Finland based company Jolla will be separating its hardware and software division soon to focus on individual products....

Jul 8 2015, 6:52am CDT

Apple Watch Sport Hardware Cost is only 24% of Retail Price

Apple Watch Sport Hardware Cost is only 24% of Retail Price

IHS estimates the bill of material in the Apple Watch Sport to be only $81.20. The retail price of the 38mm Apple Watch Sport i...

Apr 30 2015, 1:55pm CDT

Ace Hardware Black Friday 2014 Ad has leaked

Ace Hardware Black Friday 2014 Ad has leaked

Another Black Friday 2014 Ad surfaced. This time it is the Ace Hardware Black Friday 2014 Ad....

Oct 31 2014, 4:45pm CDT

Apple Is Reportedly Working On Its Own ‘Smart Home’ Hardware For HomeKit

Apple Is Reportedly Working On Its Own ‘Smart Home’ Hardware For HomeKit

With so many projects on the horizon, Apple might put this one on the back burner for now...

Jun 27 2014, 1:42pm CDT

Petcube Wins Award for Best European Hardware Startup

Petcube Wins Award for Best European Hardware Startup

Petcube is a gadget that allows pet owners to remotely monitor and play with their dogs and cats....

Jun 11 2014, 11:28pm CDT

Apple Stock Declines After WWDC has no Hardware Announcement

Apple Stock Declines After WWDC has no Hardware Announcement

For Apple, the reality of new product releases rarely matches the hype. While rumors swirled for months about smart watches, sm...

Jun 3 2014, 1:38am CDT

Wearable Devices: What's In Taiwan's Huge Hardware Closet?

What is In Taiwan's Huge Hardware Closet?

I’ve made a record number of dead-end queries this month to find out who’s making wearable devices in Taiwan. Maybe the global...

Apr 17 2014, 2:51am CDT

Microsoft Reveals New Kinect for Windows Version 2 Hardware Before Launch

Microsoft Reveals New Kinect for Windows Version 2 Hardware Before Launch

Microsoft offered a final look of its upcoming Kinect for Windows version 2 hardware. New Kinect for Windows v2 drops Xbox logo...

Mar 28 2014, 12:07pm CDT

The Surface Pro 2 Review: The SXSW Field Test Of Microsoft's Hardware

The Surface Pro 2 Review: The SXSW Field Test Of Microsoft's Hardware

Since my first review of Microsoft’s Surface Pro 2 I’ve continued to use the ultra-portable device for work and leisu...

Mar 8 2014, 4:56pm CST

Nintendo Is Beating Microsoft In Video Game Hardware Sales

Nintendo Is Beating Microsoft In Video Game Hardware Sales

Nintendo has been in the news a lot lately, largely thanks to the lackluster sales of the company’s Wii U console. Many have ur...

Mar 5 2014, 5:11pm CST

HWTrek And The Global Platform For Hardware Entrepreneurs

The hardware entrepreneur movement is gathering steam with more options and services emerging in its ecosystem. However, this t...

Feb 28 2014, 2:36pm CST

Cool Idea: An Award For Hardware

Cool Idea: An Award For Hardware

There is more good news for hardware enthusiasts with great ideas. Cool Idea, a competition of ideas for hardware entrepreneurs...

Feb 18 2014, 3:46pm CST

Fitbit: Surviving As A Hardware Startup

Fitbit: Surviving As A Hardware Startup

From a spate of wearables startups to Google's recent $3 billion acquisition of thermostat and smoke alarm maker Nest, Silicon...

Feb 4 2014, 7:15pm CST

How Fitbit Survived As A Hardware Startup

How Fitbit Survived As A Hardware Startup

From a spate of wearables startups to Google's recent $3 billion acquisition of thermostat and smoke alarm maker Nest, Silicon...

Feb 4 2014, 3:06pm CST

Nest Team will be Google's Hardware Unit

Nest Team will be Google's Hardware Unit

Nest team will remain intact...

Jan 31 2014, 9:25am CST

Hardware Startups? New Accelerator Establishes In Fog City From China

Hardware Startups? New Accelerator Establishes In Fog City From China

Despite its name that stands for Pacific Coast Highway, PCH International is not all that well known in the Bay Area. That coul...

Jan 29 2014, 11:45pm CST

Dell To Offer Open Source OS On Top Of Networking Hardware

Dell To Offer Open Source OS On Top Of Networking Hardware

If you’re a traditional networking vendor (think Cisco, Juniper and the like) then you’re staring down the barrel of a technolo...

Jan 29 2014, 2:48am CST

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry

CES 2014 highlights: Top ten computer hardware & component from the industry...

Jan 14 2014, 12:41pm CST

Prediction 2014: Hardware Is The New Software

Prediction 2014: Hardware Is The New Software

The biggest thing that I noticed in 2013 was the amount of energy in small hardware startups. Even without a really robust infr...

Jan 1 2014, 10:16am CST

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Review: An Unmatched Hardware Experience

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Review: An Unmatched Hardware Experience

Amazon has spent the last few years building up their hardware line, starting with the e-ink Kindles, and moving on to tablets...

Dec 21 2013, 1:36pm CST

Valve Assembled its own Prototype to Demo Virtual Reality Hardware in January

Valve Assembled its own Prototype to Demo Virtual Reality Hardware in January

Valve is going to demonstrate its own Virtual Reality hardware prototype in January 2014 at Steam Dev Days conference. And that...

Nov 19 2013, 8:12am CST

Black Friday 2013 Gaming Hardware Deals Guide

Black Friday 2013 Gaming Hardware Deals Guide

We have analyzed the Black Friday 2013 Ads and identified the deals on video gaming hardware for Black Friday 2013....

Nov 15 2013, 10:04am CST

GameStop Offers 90% Extra for Hardware Trade-ins Toward PS4 on November 10

GameStop Offers 90% Extra for Hardware Trade-ins Toward PS4 on November 10

GameStop is hosting Sony PlayStation 4 pre-launch events on Sunday, November 10 at all U.S. GameStop store locations. A special...

Nov 7 2013, 3:01pm CST

Apple TV Hardware has been Delayed

Apple TV Hardware has been Delayed

Apple is not done with its Apple TV hardware. It seems that it still needs some finishing touches before it can be presented be...

Oct 21 2013, 4:05am CDT

Valve Issues Steam Machine Prototype Hardware Specs

Valve Issues Steam Machine Prototype Hardware Specs

Valve has issued certain hardware specs related to its Steam Machine prototype. Over 300 of the prototypes will be shipped to u...

Oct 5 2013, 9:53am CDT

Not Hardware But a Software Refresh of Apple TV is Coming Next Week

Apple TV Software Upgrade is Coming Next Week, Not Hardware

Apple is not going to introduce a new set-top box or any other hardware refresh for its Apple TV next week at new iPhone event...

Sep 7 2013, 2:50am CDT

Microsoft Releases Windows 8.1 for Hardware Partners Ahead of October 18th Launch

Microsoft Releases Windows 8.1 for Hardware Partners Ahead of October 18th Launch

Microsoft has confirmed today that Windows 8.1 is ready to release but not for everyone. Tech giant has started releasing Windo...

Aug 27 2013, 9:53am CDT

Google Glass Hardware Teardown Dared

Google Glass Hardware Teardown Dared

A report appeared with a complete hardware teardown of the Google Glass. Is that against the developer policy? Maybe Google is...

Jun 12 2013, 1:13am CDT

Microsoft told Hardware Partners about Surface only days before Unveiling

Microsoft told Hardware Partners about Surface only days before Unveiling

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said that Microsoft's hardware partners knew that Microsoft will get into the hardware busines...

Jun 20 2012, 3:20am CDT

Valve Job Listing Points To Hardware

A curious move for a software company...

Apr 13 2012, 2:43pm CDT