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Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4


Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Build

Sony PlayStation 4 

Sony has kept incredibly tight-lipped over the appearance of the console itself.

Xbox One

As for the box itself, well, it looks rather a like a little HTPC with a black and silver case and a big Xbox logo with a weigh just like the original 360.

LG Pocket Photo Smart

Have you ever had the desire to print photos while on the road, creating a physical scrapbook as you go? Okay, so maybe you haven’t, but just in case, LG has figured it out for you. The LG Pocket Photo Smart is a super portable wireless printer that can fit in the palm of your hand. This pocket-sized printer connects to Android or iOS devices via Bluetooth or NFC and uses “inkless” ZINC technology.

Blackberry Z10

Blackberry Z10 uses the new BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system. It is a touchscreen-based smartphone that has on screen BlackBerry Keyboard (portrait/landscape), featuring contextual auto-correction, next-word prediction, and a personalized learning engine that gets to know the way you type.

The Next iPad: iPad 5

Mingchi Kuo is an analyst from KGI Securities with a very solid track of Apple tea leaf reading. According to him, the next iPad will be both 15 percent thinner than the fourth-generation device and 25 percent lighter.

Windows 8

Windows 8 Screen

Windows 8 is a new operating system released on October 26, 2012 by Microsoft. Windows 8 was focused on improving its users experience on mobile devices such as tablets. It introduces a new start up menu with a grid of dynamically updating tiles that represent applications. It also features a new app platform with an emphasis on touchscreen input. It has a faster startup through UEFI and “Hybrid boot” which hibernates the Windows kernel on shutdown to speed up the subsequent boot. Windows explorer was renamed to file explorer that now includes a ribbon (an interface where a set of toolbars are placed on tabs in a tab bar) in place of the command bar, task manager was also redesigned. Additionally, the Blue Screen of Death has been updated with a simpler and modern design with less technical information displayed.