Mobile, Laptop & Other Gadgets

NBC Left Field Teased As Social-First Digital Video Unit | Variety – Variety

Posted: Thursday, June 08, 2017

NBC News teased a new digital video unit that will focus on producing exclusive programming for social media, publishing on Wednesday a video teaser on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube that likened the launch to the invention of color TV. NBC Left Field promises “creative and important stories straight to your social feed — or wherever you’re watching,” and the video teaser stated that the broadcaster will have “filmmakers, programmers, and journalists…

Gigabyte’s AERO 15 gaming laptop comes close to displaying the correct colors – TechCrunch

Posted: Thursday, June 08, 2017

The Gigabyte AERO 15 seen here is your usual gaming laptop, but with a twist — a color-corrected screen. While Retina displays on Macs have become the gold standard for laptop displays, Windows machines have instead opted for absurd amounts of pixels or touchscreens — with inconsistent color reproduction and color gamut. Razer is trying to fill this gap with their Blade THX edition and Gigabyte just brought in their entry…

Gigabyte’s AERO 15 gaming laptop comes close to displaying the correct colors – TechCrunch

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Gigabyte AERO 15 seen here is your usual gaming laptop, but with a twist — a color-corrected screen. While Retina displays on Macs have become the gold standard for laptop displays, Windows machines have instead opted for absurd amounts of pixels or touchscreens — with inconsistent color reproduction and color gamut. Razer is trying to fill this gap with their Blade THX edition and Gigabyte just brought in their entry…

How to work on an airplane when you can’t use your laptop – CNET

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017

If you’re freaking out about the proposed laptop ban on international flights, well, I don’t blame you — especially considering that the ban includes tablets, which would be the logical go-to alternative. Fortunately, nothing is set in stone, so freaking out won’t do you any good. However, you may want to start considering your options should the ban go into effect. Although your productivity may well take a hit if…

How to work on an airplane when you can’t use your laptop – CNET

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017

If you’re freaking out about the proposed laptop ban on international flights, well, I don’t blame you — especially considering that the ban includes tablets, which would be the logical go-to alternative. Fortunately, nothing is set in stone, so freaking out won’t do you any good. However, you may want to start considering your options should the ban go into effect. Although your productivity may well take a hit if…

4 great (and affordable) gadget gifts for Dad – CNET

Posted: Wednesday, June 07, 2017

CNET’s Cheapskate scours the web for great deals on PCs, phones, gadgets and much more. Questions about the Cheapskate blog? Find the answers on our FAQ page. And find more great buys on the CNET Deals page. Enlarge Image Grandtau Father’s Day is rapidly approaching (June 18 — mark your calendar!), so I thought you might like some gift ideas. And, let’s face it, Dad doesn’t want you to spend…