BlackBerry & Boeing Phone to Self-Destruct

Wally Hucker 12/22/2014 11:56:13 AM EST in Wally Hucker

BlackBerry & Boeing Phone to Self-Destruct

It had to happen. Somebody had to create a self-destructing smartphone to keep data secure, just like the tape which announced the assignment in the old Mission Impossible TV series. The new BlackBerry-Boeing collaboration won't actually burst into flames, just destroy the data on it.

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The Source Expands Presence at Toronto Pearson International Airport

Published: 12/22/2014 11:39:37 AM EST

The Source Expands Presence at Toronto Pearson International Airport

In addition to its recently announced new concept store at Toronto Pearson Airport, The Source has now confirmed plans for seven consumer electronics vending machines to be positioned throughout the airport in early 2015.

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Kodak to Get Into Mobile Game

Published: 12/22/2014 10:46:25 AM

Kodak to Get Into Mobile Game

Remember Kodak? While the once iconic imaging company has long gotten out of the consumer market, it seems a re-entry of sorts is planned at CES with the launch of a range of Android mobile devices.

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AudioControl Adds Volume Control to Director Series Amps

Published: 12/22/2014 08:00:01 AM

AudioControl Adds Volume Control to Director Series Amps

AudioControl has added new features to its Director Model D3400 and D4400 multi-channel amplifiers that allows users to discretely control the volume levels of selected channels.


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Bracketron EZCharge Lets You Plug a USB Cable in Any Way

Published: 12/22/2014 07:30:02 AM

Bracketron EZCharge Lets You Plug a USB Cable in Any Way

Ever go to plug in a USB cable only to get frustrated when you realize it isn't going in because you've positioned it upside down? Bracketron is hoping to alleviate this issue with the EZCharge, which lets you plug a USB cable in both right side up or upside down.

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Puro Sound Labs Intros Kid-Friendly Bluetooth Headphones

Published: 12/19/2014 07:50:02 AM

Puro Sound Labs Intros Kid-Friendly Bluetooth Headphones

Newly-established California-based audio company Puro Sound Labs just launched to market with its BT2200 Bluetooth headphones that are "kid-friendly" thanks to built-in volume optimization that ensures they can't be cranked up to unhealthy levels.

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CEA to Offer Hi-Res Audio Logo to Members

Published: 12/19/2014 07:00:01 AM

CEA to Offer Hi-Res Audio Logo to Members

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has partnered with the Japan Audio Society (JAS) to make the High-Resolution Audio (HRA) logo available to its members to place on devices and content.

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LG to Showcase webOS 2.0 at 2015 International CES

Published: 12/18/2014 10:33:14 AM

LG to Showcase webOS 2.0 at 2015 International CES

LG has plans to showcase a revamped version of the webOS Smart TV platform at the 2015 International CES.

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Cyber Week Shipments Doubled in Canada

Published: 12/18/2014 10:14:39 AM

Cyber Week Shipments Doubled in Canada

It's no longer about Cyber Monday - Cyber "Week" - the week of December 1 through 5 following the American Thanksgiving holiday, seems to have generated plenty of online sales in Canada, too. Canada Post reports that parcel volumes from e-commerce shipments during that week doubled since 2012.

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Wikipedia Tells Us What People Edited in 2014

Published: 12/18/2014 09:54:34 AM

Wikipedia Tells Us What People Edited in 2014

For the first time, Wikipedia has launched a video that outlines what pages people edited in 2014 in its Web-based, user-curated encyclopedia-like Website.

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