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Hands on with new Intel “AppUp” App store for tablets from IDF

This year’s IDF is shaping up to be more about software then hardware especially software aimed at tablets and other touch-screen based devices. Intel’s AppUp store, which launched earlier this year is now available in a touch-screen specific version optimized for tablet use. Sascha can…

EasyBits Quick Educational UI for Windows 7 Skinning – IDF 2010

Easybits Software specifically for the Classmate PCs, Blue Dolphin replaces the Windows desktop with an interactive, completely customizable application launcher. While it’s not a complete shell replacement, Blue Dolphin really makes Windows easier to interact with via a touch screen. Oversized icons make navigation a…

MeeGo Splash Top Controls Windows PC – IDF 2010

Have MeeGo on a tablet or netbook? The answer is probably no, but if you do you can make everyone think you do with Splashtop Remote. It allows you to watch anything on your windows PC on your MeeGo device. You can watch videos and…

MeeGo TV Remote Control Running on the WeTab – IDF 2010

The perfect app for your living room! The MeeGo Remote Control app allows you to enter text on your virtual keyboard, there is also a nifty little graphic of the actual remote control that is touch enabled. This is a great example of how tablets…

AMD Zacate APU Put To Gaming Test, Trumps Core i5

AMD’s Fusion platform is exciting stuff and the first lot of Fusion APUs should be out in retail early next year and consists of APUs (fusion of CPU and GPU) for the various markets from netbooks to notebooks but we are mostly interested in the…

Intel WiDi Tablet Demo at IDF 2010 Day 1 Keynote (Video)

The IDF 2010 keynote wasn’t only about CPUs and chipsets we also got to see some pretty fun stuff. Intel showed off WiDi or Wireless Display technology in an on-stage demonstration. Intel showed off a handheld tablet being used with WiDi to Beam… content onto

Acer Aspire One D255 with Dual Core Intel Atom N550 Hands On – IDF 2010

Update: We’ve got some more details in from Chippy over at CarryPad, added below – Peter.
The Acer Aspire One D255… will run at 1.5GHz with a 512 KB L2 cache for each core. Although having a dual core processor does not necessarily mean that

Context Aware Vehicle Demo – IDF 2010

Too lazy to actually pay attention when you drive your car? Intel has a new technology that will alert you of cars and objects around your car if you happen to be looking away. The face recognition technology tracks your face and recognizes when your…

Education Augmented Reality App Using the Classmate PC – IDF 2010

It’s Day 0 of IDF 2010 and the pre-sneak peak show floor is already open. Here we’ve got a classmate PC demo that shows off Richard Beckwith shows off Classmate Assist which supports users seated or standing at the desk or table. This is an…

MeeGo 1.0 Walk Though on a Netbook (Video)

David Sims is at the Intel Developer Forum and gives us a first look at the MeeGo User interface this is version 1.0 and MeeGo v1.1 should srping into action in late October 2010. MeeGo is a Linux-based software platform that will support multiple hardware…