TRENDnet Releases Powerline 1200 AV2 Adapter Kit


TRENDnet has announced its new Powerline 1200 AV2 adapter kit, which goes by the official model number TPL-420E2K.

The Powerline 1200 works like existing powerline solutions by extending hardline ethernet ports across an exisiting electrical system. The Powerline MIMO tech inside the 1200 uses all three electrical wires (live, neutral and ground) to boost the data throughput speeds and extend range over its Gigabit ethernet port.

A pair of the new Powerline 1200 units can cover homes up to 5000 square feet or a linear distance up to 980 feet.

The TRENDnet Powerline 1200 AV2 Adapter Kit retails for $129.99 and should be available soon on

3M Touch Display at CES 2013

3M Touch Display

3M was showing off its touch display technology at CES 2013 with a massive, table-sized touchscreen that allows you to move on-screen objects around on the table and also have the ability to rotate and zoom them with multi-touch controls.

The display is an 84-inch multi-touch display prototype that allows not only multi-touch from the user, but also multi-touch control from multiple users. There will be several concept models on display at CES 2013 from 32″ to 84″ in size. Production models are available 21.5″, 24″ and 27″ sizes for desktop displays.

Check out the short video of the 84″ prototype in action below.

Western Digital My Book VelociRaptor Duo Review

Western Digital is on the forefront of of the Thuderbolt revolution and the new My Book VelociRaptor Duo is prime to fill a gap in the personal storage arena where speed is essential, but comes at a pretty hefty price.  Jump on in for the scoop.

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OWC Introduces 960GB SSD 2.5″ Drive


OWC just announced a new 960GB SSD 2.5″ drive with 3Gb/s SATA performance.  The new drive is tested with transfer rates over 250MB/s, which should be just what the doctor ordered for media professionals.

960GB of SSD bliss won’t come cheap though.  The retail price tag is $1300, which means this thing is mostly for the pros anyway.

Full details in the press release below. [Read more…]