September 2013

HWTrek – Crowdfunding Hardware for Innovators and Inventors

September 24, 2013 // 3 Comments

What you need to know: Some people, many who read this site, are electronics hardware enthusiasts.  We often dream of cool tech ideas that would make our lives easier.  Whether it be for our own selfish desire, or for the good of the people, something pops up every now and again.  For those who have taken it a step [...]

PS4 Voice and Gesture Control, HDMI Capture for Games Confirmed

September 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

Following the Tokyo Game Show keynote address, Sony has confirmed a few more features on the PS4.  The PS4 camera will indeed support both voice and gesture control.  This is an add-on, featuring 2 cameras and four mics, allowing you to interact with the console without the controller in hand.  The big plus from [...]

Microsoft Offering at least $200 to Trade-in Your Old iPad!

September 14, 2013 // 0 Comments

We already know Microsoft is struggling to push the units it had hoped for.  Several updates and revisions to certain bundles and licensing have helped, as has the massive price cuts on Surface RT and Surface Pro.  If you have a TV at home you may recall seeing the Surface vs iPad battles sponsored by Microsoft. [...]