Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T
Coolly morphing from traditional laptop to tablet with the click of a button, this debut from Samsung maximizes mobility and productivity. Weighing less than two pounds, it features a full HD display and runs the same programs as a desktop PC in a sleek, compact form. With the Windows 8 interface, access files with a touch of the screen, or use the optional keyboard and dock to connect to an external monitor, MP3 player and other USB devices. Use your hands or Samsung’s revolutionary S-Pen (sold separately) to write or type emails or presentations. Thanks to a blazing-fast Intel Core i5 processor, you can run multiple apps; browse the Web; and create, edit and share documents without compatibility issues. $1,199.99.
This three-in-one photo lens for the iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5 and iPod Touch (5th Generation) is the perfect accessory for amateur photographers (and Instagram addicts) to take their iPhone photography to the next level. The design-minded device fits in the palm of your hand and clips on in seconds. The fisheye lens captures a 180-degree view; combine it with the Apple iOS 6 Panorama setting for a 360-degree view. The wide-angle lens nearly doubles the iPhone’s normal view, ideal for landscape and seascape shots. The macro lens magnifies your subject by 10, perfect for details like a butterfly on a flower petal. $69.99.
Satechi Multifunction Mini Router
Small enough to fit in luggage, a purse or a briefcase, the Mini Router converts a direct Internet connection to a private connection for added security and mobility. With five modes, it creates a wireless connection or extends the range of an existing connection by 100 feet. Combining maximum wireless speeds of up to 300 Mbps to optimize data rates, it’s the ideal solution for high-bandwidth applications such as video streaming and VoIP. It supports the newest 802.11n wireless standard but is compatible with older 802.11b/g standards. WiFi Protected Setup allows you to set up your own security, establishing a faster, more secure WPA2 connection. $39.99.
For the bon vivant who needs to power up on the go, this solution, resembling a flask wrapped in black leather with an eye-catching aluminum finish, can charge up to three USB devices at once and easily slips into your briefcase, purse or pocket. Equipped with a powerful 13,000 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery, it works with the iPhone, iPad, iPod and Windows and Android smartphones; and includes two iPad/iPhone connectors, USB-to-Micro-USB and USB-to-Dual-Micro-USB charging cables and a USB power adapter. $89.95.
The Mirage in Las Vegas welcomed a new addition to its Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. A baby bottlenose dolphin, born Aug. 16, represents the fourth generation of dolphins living in the habitat.
Thessaloniki is the second-largest city of Greece and the most important center of the area. Built near the sea, elegant and refined, the Greek “Lady of the North” is a modern, vivacious city that welcomes visitors eager to learn about its history and culture, and at the same time have fun, relax, go shopping or simply explore the cityscape by the sea.
Keeping up with expiration dates for various miles and points programs is not typically something high on anyone’s to-do list. Here are a few ways to keep track of your points across programs and get ahead of any impending expiration dates.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
United unveiled a unique new livery at its Newark (EWR) hub last month. A Boeing 757 aircraft features livery designed by a New Jersey artist and the design prominently focuses on imagery from both New York City and New Jersey. The artist, Corinne Antonelli, won United’s Her Art Here contest, a competition that invited women around the country to submit their livery designs.
United Airlines announces a number of new routes.