Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-TS4 Top-of-the-line Rugged Digital Camera

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Panasonic today announced the LUMIX DMC-TS4, the company’s top-of-the-line rugged digital camera with features such as a built-in GPS(*1) system, compass, altimeter, barometer, plus outstanding toughness, including: waterproof(*2) to approximately 40 feet (12 meters), shockproof(*3) to approximately 6.6 feet (2 meters), freezeproof to temperatures as low as 14 degrees [...]

Panasonic LUMIX ZS20 Slimmest Digital Camera with a 20x Optical Zoom Lens

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Panasonic today introduced the LUMIX DMC-ZS20, the newest member of the acclaimed LUMIX ZS-Series, and the world’s slimmest digital camera with a 20x optical zoom lens(*1). With a powerful zoom, a 24mm ultra wide-angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens and the ability to shoot full-High Definition (HD), the new LUMIX [...]

Panasonic Introduces Entry-Level Rugged Waterproof Digital Camera

SECAUCUS, N.J., Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Panasonic today announced the Panasonic LUMIX TS20 digital camera, which features a rugged design allowing for it to be waterproof*(1) to approximately 16 feet (5 meters), shockproof*(2) to approximately 5 feet (1.5 meters), dustproof*(1)  and freezeproof to temperatures as low as 14 degrees F. The LUMIX TS20 (16.1-megapixel) features a [...]

Amped Wireless Begins Shipping High Power Wi-Fi Home Router

CHINO HILLS, Calif., Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Amped Wireless, the leading manufacturer of high-power, long-range wireless communication products for the home and office, announces the nationwide availability of the R10000G High Power Wireless-N 600mW Gigabit Router. Through the use of a high-speed 620MHz processor, premium dual high-power Wi-Fi 600mW amplifiers and dual high-gain 5dBi antennas, [...]

More Than Half of Online Attacks Originating from Asia

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 31, 2012  /PRNewswire/ –  Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere, today released its Third Quarter, 2011 State of the Internet report, based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligent Platform™. The report provides insight into key global statistics [...]

Gameloft Launches Mobile Games For Sprint

PARIS, January 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — In an effort to deliver fans the most up-to-date content, special offers and titles, Gameloft, a leading provider of digital and social games, today announced the launch of two new Gameloft-themed Sprint ID packs, including the HD Games ID Pack and Top Games ID Pack, on select Android™-powered smartphones. [...]

Sony Introduces Three New Cyber-shot® Cameras

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Sony’s newest Cyber-shot® digital still cameras make it easy to capture beautiful memories anytime and anywhere. Three new models include the DSC-TX200V model from the ultra-thin Cyber-shot T series and the DSC-WX70 and DSC-WX50 models from the stylish, traditionally designed W series, each featuring a high-resolution “Exmor R” [...]

Year-Ahead Global Weather Android App weathertrends360

BETHLEHEM, Pa., Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Weather Trends International (WTI), the global leader of actionable year-ahead business weather guidance for retailers and manufacturers, today announced the release of their consumer year-ahead weather forecasting app for Android (available in the Android Market).   The new app, wt360 Pro, allows consumers to access global weather forecasts up [...]

Exent to Bring Free Ad-Supported Games to ASUS Devices

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Exent and ASUS, a leading innovator in personal computing products, have partnered to bring hit PC casual games to users of ASUS’ @vibe entertainment platform.  Featuring hundreds of full version, premium downloadable games from Exent’s free ad-supported game service, the preinstalled FreeRide Games app will be featured on a [...]

Electric Vehicles Overloading the Power Grid?

WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Heated discussions are underway concerning the impact of advanced electric vehicles (EVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) and current hybrid EVs on energy efficiency and the environment. A panel of experts will examine these issues during the Carbon Management Technology Conference, 7-9 February 2012 in Orlando, Fla. “My key [...]