Tag Archive: BuiltIn


Lenovo shows off its latest concepts, including a smart speaker with a built-in projector

Lenovo is working on several ambitious concepts centered around AI.

Back in 2015, Lenovo showed off a laser projector built into a smartphone. Last year, the company revealed a flexible phone. At its Tech World 2017 summit, Lenovo showed off its latest concept products, and this time around, the manufacturer is focusing on AI.

First up is the CAVA, a smart assistant that relies on deep learning to build facial recognition systems and natural language understanding  [Read More…]

Tronsmart Presto Portable Charger: A battery bank with Quick Charge 3.0 built-in

Portable chargers and battery banks are in kind of a weird place right now. Battery life on phones is getting much better, but there’s still a market for these guys because it’s not good enough yet. A dead phone is no fun so, why not protect yourself with a battery? At least, that’s what Tronsmart […]

This is the next Amazon Echo with a built-in touchscreen [Update]

Amazon seems to be shifting the Alexa platform towards video integration.

Update: Even Blass once again comes through with the leaks and has provided a much better render of the new Echo.

It’s a low-resolution image scraped from Amazon’s servers, but this thumbnail might be our first look at Amazon’s new flagship device for Alexa, and the first to include a built-in screen. This image was first reported by AFTVnews, which previously discovered the Echo Look using the  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo with built-in screen might arrive in May

Word that Amazon’s next-gen Echo speaker might come equipped with a 7-inch display surfaced late last year. Now a new report coming out of CNET claims the device might be ready to launch as soon as next month. While the current report doesn’t make any references to a 7-inch display, so we’ll have to assume […]

Mastercard introduces a credit card with a built-in fingerprint reader

Mastercard’s latest credit card comes with a biometric zone that stores your fingerprints.

Mastercard has rolled out a credit card that has an integrated fingerprint scanner, making it easier to authenticate purchases at retail stores. The card stores two fingerprints, and features an embedded sensor that lets you authorize payments instead of having to sign or use a PIN.

To get started, you’ll have to register your fingerprints at your bank, after which the information will  [Read More…]

This wireless charger has a 3400mAh battery built-in for $51.35 today!

If you spend a lot of time on the road, a wireless charger that has a built-in battery is the perfect travel companion for you. iOttie’s iON wireless charging pad & PowerPack bundle can wirelessly charge your phone and has a built-in 3400mAh battery all for $ 51.35 today!

Galaxy S8 DeX Station desktop dock leaks, shows off 4K support and built-in fan

The DeX Station sets the stage for the Samsung Galaxy Desktop experience.

Samsung’s Continuum-like DeX desktop dock has leaked, showing off its design as well as the features on offer. The accessory will be called the DeX Station, and will allow users to dock their Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus via a USB-C port at the bottom of the unit. The dock has two full-sized USB 2.0 ports for connecting peripherals like a mouse and keyboard, an HDMI out  [Read More…]

Odd phone diaries: the ProTruly Darling has a built-in 360-degree camera

ProTruly is an obscure smartphone Chinese manufacturer that is trying to draw attention on itself with a really bizarre handset. We’re talking about the ProTruly Darling – which is apparently the world’s first handset to come with a built-in 360-degree camera onboard, in order to allows users to capture 360-degree panorama videos and photos. The […]

Grace Digital announces the Mondo+ radio with built-in Chromecast

Grace Digital – a leading manufacturer of audio equipment that create a bridge between internet radios and home stereo systems – has just launched a new product called the Mondo+. The Mondo+ is a new radio which has Chromecast functionality built-in. The device is quite similar to the original Mondo radio, only that it adds […]

The Brookstone Big Blue Party speaker lives up to the name and has Chromecast Audio built-in

One of the best Bluetooth speakers we’ve ever tested.

Party speakers live somewhere between a small portable Bluetooth speaker and a dedicated home audio system. And finding a good one that doesn’t lay waste to your bank account is difficult. Or used to be difficult, because the Big Blue Party speaker from Brookstone is that speaker.

Right away you know this isn’t something you compare to the small pill speaker you might already have. For starters, it’s  [Read More…]