Touch Revolution makes projected capacitive touch screens, and demonstrates here at CES 2011 some of their large capacitive touch screens integrated in demonstration prototypes for training bicycle, in-flight entertainment and just some very large 32″ multi-touching fun showcase.
Category: Texas Instruments
The RIM Blackberry Playbook is using the Texas Instruments OMAP4430 Dual-core 1Ghz ARM Cortex-A9, with 1080p@30fps video playback, powerful graphics. The QNX embedded OS on it shows impressive UI and multi-tasking, as you can see in my video of the RIM Blackberry Playbook filmed at CES, it has been chosen as Best of CES by several influential bloggers and podcasters such as Leo Laporte of Twit.tv showing off the Playbook on the Regis and Kelly show.
Here’s an interview by ARMflix with Brian Carlson of Texas Instruments talking about this device:
This video was published at: blogs.arm.com
New phone with a slide-out keyboard designed for fast thumb typing.
- Motorola Cliq 2, first hands-on (engadget.com)
- Hands-on: T-Mobile Motorola Cliq 2 – Can this Motoblur device compete? (intomobile.com)
- First Impressions: Motorola Cliq 2 for T-Mobile (pcworld.com)
This is a 10.1″ tablet by Mastone powered by the Texas Instruments OMAP3630 ARM Cortex-A8 1Ghz processor.
Uses same 9.7″ panel as on the iPad, it uses the Texas Instruments OMAP3630 ARM Cortex-A8 processor.
An awesomely thin and light 109 grams Android Super Phone from LG using the Texas Instruments OMAP3630 ARM Cortex-A8 processor, it comes with LG’s new 700nit NOVA LCD screen and Wi-Fi Direct functionality demonstrated in this video.
- LG Optimus Black with NOVA display announced at CES (dialtosave.co.uk)
- LG Optimus Black: Meet the World’s New Slimmest Phone (For Now) [Android] (gizmodo.com)
- LG Optimus Black shows off its WiFi Direct skills on video (hands-on) (engadget.com)
- LG Optimus Black hands-on (engadget.com)
- LG Optimus Black Is Bright, Thin and Full of Android Goodness (mashable.com)
- Meet the LG Optimus Black, the “world’s thinnest smartphone” (thenextweb.com)
- LG Optimus Black official: super-bright NOVA display (slashgear.com)
- LG Unveils LG Optimus Black, “World’s Thinnest Smartphone” (pocketnow.com)
Provides real-time monitoring for diabetics, congestive obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive heart failure, uses several monitoring equipment with Bluetooth and a GSM system that uploads that information wirelessly to the health monitoring system called Healthcom that doctors can use to monitor up to 400 patients at the same time to provide early intervention in case of health problems.
It monitors your body 24 hours a day, you strap it to your upper arm, it’s not too heavy but could probably be lighter (I think they should make it a light and compact wrist watch). It has 3 axis accelerometer monitoring all movements, it measures sweat, it’s a pedometer, heart rate and body heat monitoring and based on your height and weight it can calculate calorie output/usage with 90% accuracy (so they say) using clynically approved methods. It’s available on Amazon.com
- CES: BodyMedia Sends Calorie And Sleep Data To Your Phone (informationweek.com)
- BodyMedia FIT armband to use Sprint’s 3G network (ces.cnet.com)
- Gadgetwise: Sprint Will Know Whether You’re Really Exercising (gadgetwise.blogs.nytimes.com)
- Personal Workout Plans to Go (technologizer.com)
- Personal Activity Monitor to Interface with Sprint Phones (medgadget.com)
- BodyMedia uses Sprint 3G to keep you fit (intomobile.com)
In the future, every camera, every phone, everything will integrate built-in projectors. Basically to make a big screen on any wall or table out of any pocketable device. It uses the new nHD pico projector technology by Texas Instruments at 640×360 resolution and around 15 lumen output.
Check this out cause it’s actually awesome. This is a concept device, integrating a Texas Instruments OMAP3530 processor platform running Android, WiFi, Bluetooth, into a lamp that takes power from any lamp. It’s a lamp, but it projects Android and apps to the wall, any video. Find more information about Seco at http://seco.it