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Switch Lighting: LED Light that can go Upside Down – CES 2013 Live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:39 — 131.9MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Switch Lighting has been working with LED lighting for years. At CES TPN Live coverage Gary Rosenfield shows us a LED lightbulb that can be used upside down (which other LED bulbs cannot do for they can be a fire hazzard). These are liquid cooled with silicone. ( Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine and Scott Ertz of F5 Full Transcript Alright, so we have Gary Rosenfeld, field, Rosenfield the vice president of marketing with switch lighting. So welcome to the show. Gary: Thank you, glad to be...

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Chris Pirillo on AMD: Launching Communities – CES 2013 Live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:22 — 146.3MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Chris Pirillo stops by the TPN CES Live stream at a down time to talk about the AMD booth. He was invited by AMD to talk about their new lines and also promote the Communities in Social networking. ( Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine and Scott Ertz of F5 JEFF: Hey, look who’s here. Have a seat, have a seat really quick. Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Chris, did you do the earphones? (laughs) Jump up here really quick this’ll take a second. Okay, through there. How you...

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Roku Stick: Now on Available for MHL Compliant TVs – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:20 — 148.2MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Mobile High-Definition Link. That is what an MHL port is. It looks like an HDMI port but MHL does more. For example, it can power small devices like the Roku Streaming Stick. An MHL port in a MHL compliant TV is indicated with a purple enclosure. Roku has utilized this port to take the Set top box out of the equation. No more cables and the stick gets powered through the TV. You do get the power of Roku’s 700 channels, games and more through this small...

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Steelcase Skype Cubicle: Office Furniture for Video Conferencing – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:07 — 187.2MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Work has changed. From the computers we use to the furniture we work on.  Steelcase is helping create better learning and working environments. Steelcase Mediascape Mini is a box that contains all the connectors so you can collaborate. Just connect the laptop or iPad and show your classmates or workmates what you are talking about. Steelcase also has a solution for video conferencing. They have created a booth that contains dedicated lighting, sound conditioning and more. On the other side is a monitor with camera that is...

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FormLabs Form 1: 3D Printing With Higher Resolution – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:09 — 208.0MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS You may have heard about this 3D printer a few months ago when they were a part of a Kickstarter project. Formlabs prides itself on taking 3D printing to the next level. The idea is to make products that can be used right away. When it comes to fine detail in a 3D printer, the process left the model a little jagged and raw. FormLabs 3D printer makes items much sharper with their process. The idea for FormLabs Form 1 3D printer is to make a...

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Hypershop iUSB Port 2: Wireless USB – CES 2013 Live

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:12 — 142.8MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Jennifer Lynn of Hypershop joins us on the Live TPN CES action. iUSB Port 2 allows you send items from a USB stick wirelessly. Three versions – A two- USB port connector, the HD (Hard drive inside) and Mini version. Hypershop iUSB Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine and Scott Ertz of F5 Transcript of Episode: JEFF: So tell us what you brought today. JENNIFER: So we actually didn’t bring any batteries. So people probably know us because of the batteries that we do but...

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Pure Jongo: Multi-room Music System – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:09 — 130.8MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Pure launched a new multi-room music system in Jongo. Pure states it’s the world’s most affordable (and colourful) multi-room music system. Jongo wireless speakers can be put anywhere – shelf, table and more. They can also move where you are. So if you are watching something on Hulu (for example) and have to go in the kitchen to make a sandwich, you can take the video AND sound with you. If you are listening to Pandora and want to sit outside, you just have to take the...

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Satzuma: Alarm Clock – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 3:46 — 96.6MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Satzuma is a toy maker with a lot of fun gadgets for the adult-child. Today they were showing off their new Alarm clock with additions like a 4-port USB hub and mini LED fan for those hot summer nights. Prices were quite reasonable as well, ranging in the $15-20 market. You can grab the goods from Satzuma directly or check them out at retailers like Staples.

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PhotoFast: Grab Photos or Video – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:37 — 118.4MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS These days everyone has a camera in their pocket at all times. Heck, it is not even just smartphones these days — as annoying as it sometimes seems, there are even people in front of you at events who are holding up iPads and snapping images. PhotoFast has a solution to the problem of saving those precious pictures, but it is only for iOS devices at this point. In fact, PhotoFast has the only officially licensed Apple iOS flash drive on the market at this...

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Lenovo Thinkpad Helix Ultrabook – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:57 — 152.6MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Lenovo shows off their Ultrabooks at CES in the Thinkpad Helix. This is an 11.6 inch notebook with i7 processor. Helix also has 8 GB RAM, 1080p display and 256 GB SSD. The Ultrabook Helix is also a tablet. Detach the keyboard and go mobile. In notebook mode Lenovo Thinkpad Helix has 4 hours of battery life and 6 hours in tablet mode. Prices start at $1499 and the Thinkpad Helix will be available in the first quarter of this year. Interview by Todd Cochrane...

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GoPro Hero 3: Smaller Camera with 4k sensor – CES 2013

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:55 — 151.7MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS GoPro, the popular mobile camera that has been used to capture video of everything from spectacular mountain bike crashes to shark encounters under the sea, was at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. GoPro showed off the Hero 3 Black edition, which is 30 percent smaller and 20 percent lighter than the previous model. The new Black Edition has a 12 MP sensor and can shoot 4k at 15 FPS. While shooting video users will also be able to tap a button on...