Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Toshiba Tablet Android-declassified Excite 13 c 13.3-inch screen

After a series of impressions of the engineering model in several European countries, Toshiba has finally officially unveiled its largest Tablet PC - the device has received the name of Excite 13. The main new feature - the screen size, which equals 13.3 inches (resolution - 1600 x 900 pixels).Toshiba Excite 13
At the very legitimate question about the dimensions of the ABC News article, one of the marketers Toshiba Bei Yang (Young Bae) said: "We do not recommend [using the device] as a cutting board, but we recommend [using] it as a cooking plate." The company clearly understands that Excite size 13 too large for use on the road, but it is quite acceptable for home use. For this reason, a fixture of the tablet will stand, through which the device can be installed, including, at the kitchen table.Toshiba Excite 13
Excite 13 single-chip system is built on the NVIDIA Tegra 3 (4-PLUS-1) and will be offered as a 32, and 64 GB of integrated flash memory. The last increase may be due to memory cards format SD. As for RAM, it is 1 GB. In the configuration of the product consists of two cameras (front-resolution - 2 megapixels, the back - 5 M), wireless modules Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and the role assigned to the operating system Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.Toshiba Excite 13 in the center of
The thickness of the plate - 10.16 mm, weight - 990 grams. In the sale of Excite goes 13 June 10 this year. Modification with 32GB of flash memory is estimated at U.S. $ 650, c 64 GB - at $ 750.
Sources: Toshiba, Yahoo! News

The heat generator PowerPot V will charge batteries of mobile devices in the campaigns

At the site of Power Practical recently it was reported early on the issue of fundraising portable electric generators PowerPot. A device designed to generate electricity in field conditions, will charge the batteries of cell phones, navigation GPS, cameras and other electronic devices while away from electrical outlets.The heat generator PowerPot V will charge batteries of mobile devices in the campaigns
At the heart of the device - an element that converts thermal energy into electrical energy. It is built into the base metal tank, which is used to boil water and cook on a fire or gas burner.The heat generator PowerPot V will charge batteries of mobile devices in the campaigns



According to Power Practical, these elements at one time have been developed for use in supply chains satellites. In contrast, solar cells, thermoelectric generator works in the absence of the sun - at any time of day and weather conditions. All that is needed - heat and water.
Generated PowerPot electricity is supplied to a standard connector USB. Provided for release of "pan-zaryadok" in two sizes. First - PowerPot V volume of 1.4 liters, weighs less than 350 grams and has a capacity of 5 watts. According to the developer, for an hour and a half, it can charge cell phone or MP3 player for the day. Model PowerPot X shape, size and weight similar to cooking pot (its volume is 1.9 liters) and is characterized by the power of 10 watts. That should be enough for these devices, such as tablets. In addition, the development of the model is PowerPot XV 15 W (its volume is 3.8 liters).
Interested in buying hiking electricity sources can not only donate any amount, but leave the reservation on the website kickstarter.com. For example, a fee of $ 125 is the price for the model PowerPot V. To start production of generators is required before May 4th to collect at least $ 50,000. At the time of writing the news had raised $ 28,239.
Sources: Power Practical, kickstarter.com