Power to the people

Reading Time: < 1 minute One of the key limiting features in the technology sector is battery performance.Processors, memory chips, storage media and new screen technologies have all come down in cost with time and improvements in process technologies so that we are paying less money for IT gadgets on an ongoing basis. Where the model falls down is battery… Continue reading Power to the people

Next Generation Media Format War will be won in 2 places (& they’re not Japan or Silicon Valley)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Hollywood only has delusions of grandeur, it won’t be the majordomo in the next-generation media format wars, neither will Microsoft or any of the Japan-headquartered consumer electronics companies.The battle of disc versus disc will be won in the San Fernando valley and the rogue disc factories of China (and elsewhere) who will crank out pirate… Continue reading Next Generation Media Format War will be won in 2 places (& they’re not Japan or Silicon Valley)

CES Fever

Reading Time: < 1 minute COMDEX used to be the big technology show out in Las Vegas. However as the technology market has moved from business to consumers, so the shows fortune declined. CES (Consumer Electronics Show) is the tech spectacular replacing it. Once the preserve of hi-fi systems and big screen TVs CES now has a technology face. Expect… Continue reading CES Fever