Now you can convert any TV into a Smart TV. This Android 4.0-based HDMI dongle lets you display Android on a TV, magically converting it into a mega-sized tablet. When you get to your destination, hotel room or office, plug into any monitor or TV to access your entire digital life. Download apps to stream videos, connect with friends on Facebook, catch up on news or surf the Web. Edit documents, read PDFs, review PowerPoint, conduct video conferences and send and receive email from a 50-inch monitor. No need to carry a heavy laptop for a presentation: Just plug the Pocket TV into the projector, and your presentation plays from a cloud account like Dropbox or from your SD card. $99 (pre-order price).
The new DROID XYBOARD 10.1 is a real powerhouse, boasting dual-core 1.2 GHz processors; 1GB of RAM; and MotoCast for remote access to music, pictures, videos and documents stored on your work or home computer. Lighter than a paperback book and thinner than an AAA battery, the tablet features Android 3.2 Honeycomb and brilliant high-definition displays with wide viewing angles. An array of Business Ready features includes enterprise-grade security, apps like Quickoffice HD for document editing and creation, and Google Talk for video conferencing. Stylus support and a precision-tip stylus enable easy notetaking and markup. Powered by the lightning-fast Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network. $529.99 (16GB), $629.99 (32GB) and $729.99 (64GB), all with a new two-year customer agreement.
The Eye-Fi card, the first wireless memory card of its kind, fits into cameras like a regular SD card — but with built-in WiFi, it automatically uploads pictures and videos from your camera to your computer, smartphone or tablet. During the quick set-up, choose the computer and the sharing site where you want your pics sent. With Endless Memory mode, the card automatically offloads to make room for new shots. And whether you’re at the beach, on top of Yosemite or at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, Direct Mode transfers photos and videos from your camera to your iPhone, iPad or Android device. Works with more than 2,000 digital cameras. $79.99.
No more worries about running out of space on your mobile device. GoFlex Satellite is the first battery-powered external hard drive to wirelessly extend the storage capacity of any WiFi-enabled mobile device. With 500GB, WiFi access over 802.11 b/g/n and a rechargeable battery, you can carry an entire library of video, music, pictures and documents. Wirelessly connect devices to the GoFlex Satellite drive via a Web browser or the free GoFlex Media App. Take more than 300 HD movies on the go, stream media to eight devices simultaneously and automatically sync documents from your computer. The device boasts seven hours of battery life and 25 hours of standby time.
Developer Viaggio Resorts soon debuts Palazzo Ricci in Abruzzo, Italy. Built in 1799, the palace is in restoration mode ahead of its 2023 debut. The project is being offered as a private residence club, fractional or co-ownership model.
Experience the beauty of Alaska and save 60 percent off cruise fares on your second and fourth guests. Plus, drinks, WiFi and tips are all included.
It’s time to start dreaming of your next trip. Here’s some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual journey through Stockholm, Sweden, with us.
Dutch Design Week 2022 is the biggest design event in northern Europe, taking place Oct. 22–30, in the city of Eindhoven. More than 2,600 designers participate in the event, and about 355,000 visitors from Europe and abroad attend. The almost 500 DDW events offer an opportunity for visitors to explore every imaginable design discipline, with a clear emphasis on experiment, innovation and the development of young talent.
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Urban Villages recently started construction on Populus, the first carbon-positive hotel in the United States. The 265-room hotel should open in late 2023 and will be unlike anything Denver has ever seen.
SkyTeam’s dedicated lounge at Sydney Airport reopened recently, welcoming SkyTeam Elite Plus, first- and business-class passengers. The lounge was redesigned from head to toe, now boasting floor-to-ceiling windows with views across the runway.
When American travelers make plans to visit Portugal, Lisbon is usually their first stop.
This month, tribal leaders and state officials joined Visit California at the future Agua Caliente Cultural Plaza to unveil a new statewide initiative. This initiative aims to showcase California’s native communities and cultural tourism experiences to domestic and international travelers. At the announcement, tribal leaders from across the state shared with journalists a sampling of the state’s vast array of offerings.