The technology of Computex 2014

The technology of Computex 2014

Summary: From wearables, to 3D printers, slim 2-in-1 laptops, and proper old-school over-powered computers, Computex 2014 held in Taiwan last week offered something for everyone.


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  • Blast from the enterprise past

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    Even amongst all the consumer-focussed hardware found throughout Computex, there are certain enterprise products that look the same many, many years after they were first introduced.

  • 3D printing

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    Many booths were armed with 3D printers, no doubt for sale, but also to produce items to lure in punters.

  • Tiny TV tuner

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    This absolutely tiny TV tuner, dubbed the Pad TV Tuner, plugs into an Android device's mini-USB port and claims to support live rewinding, program guides, channel searching capabilities.

Topics: Hardware, Consumerization


Chris started his journalistic adventure in 2006 as the Editor of Builder AU after originally joining CBS as a programmer. After a Canadian sojourn, he returned in 2011 as the Editor of TechRepublic Australia, and is now the Australian Editor of ZDNet.

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