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FAVI Now Shipping SmartStick HDTV to SmartTV Converter

The popular and affordable plug and play device that allows you to browse the internet, watch your favorite movies, music, apps and games on any HDTV is shipping in time for the holidays DETROIT – December 11, 2012 – FAVI Entertainment, creators of innovative audiovisual products, is now shipping the much anticipated SmartStick HDTV enhancer. This small device which is inserted to the HDMI port allows you to access your favorite movies, music, apps and games all via its Android OS. This new quick-connect solution to upgrading your existing television to a SmartTV is also affordable at under $50 MSRP with an optional wireless keyboard accessory for easy navigation for $39.99 MSRP. The sky’s the limit with SmartStick offering dozens of Apps ready for play including movie streaming via Netflix, HBO Go or EPIX, music streaming via Pandora or Spotify, video streaming via You Tube, and also popular social media sites like Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter. Additionally, the SmartStick includes a full Internet browser and 4GB of built-in memory. Included with the SmartStick is the Plex app where you can wirelessly deliver videos, documents, music, images, movies directly to your SmartStick enabled television making your TV a hub of entertainment – no subscription needed. There are also fun accessories for the SmartStick that are sold separately made to enhance the experience including a fully functional mini wireless keyboard complete with a touch pad for easy web browsing....



Kingston Digital Announces Partnership with ESET and ClevX

  Partnership Extends World-class ESET Proactive Anti-malware Technology and ClevX Innovation to Kingston Secure USB Flash Drives for Enterprises · Provides Corporate Customers with Additional Robust Intellectual Property Controls Fountain Valley, CA — December 11, 2012 — Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it has partnered with ESET, a leading developer of high-performing security solutions that detect and disable all known and emerging forms of malware, and ClevX, an IP/Technology Development and Licensing company focused on the innovative security and mobility solutions for different markets and applications. The combination extends ClevX DriveSecurity™ powered by ESET’s proactive portable anti-malware technology to Kingston’s DataTraveler® 4000 (DT4000) and DataTraveler Vault − Privacy (DTVP) secure USB Flash drives. Kingston’s enterprise-class, ultra-secure DT4000 and DTVP can be customized with ClevX DriveSecurity powered by ESET’s award-winning, heuristics-based anti-virus technology. End users will be fully protected wherever they roam or plug in, knowing their confidential data is fully protected from malware that can spread via removable media. With the constantly evolving threat landscape and an expanding mobile workforce, protecting data at all times has never been more challenging or critical. Lost or stolen Flash...



Mad Catz Announces New Range of Street Fighter X Sanrio Products and Accessories

Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. announced today a new range of Street Fighter X Sanrio products and accessories. Available in limited quantities throughout North America, the new range is expected to be available this month, timed to coincide with the 25th anniversary celebration of the legendary Street Fighter video game franchise from Capcom. Bringing together two beloved franchises for the very first time, the new range of products feature Sanrio characters, including Hello Kitty depicted as classic Street Fighter characters like Ryu and Chun Li, set against authentic Street Fighter backdrops. “We’re pleased to celebrate the Street Fighter 25th anniversary with the new range of Street Fighter X Sanrio products which we believe will prove a fitting tribute to the occasion,” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. “We’re particularly pleased that the range includes both gaming hardware and lifestyle accessories, demonstrating our ability to reach new consumer segments with quality licensed product.” The range includes the Street Fighter X Sanrio FightStick PRO, a tournament edition fighting game controller for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system and the PlayStation3 computer entertainment system, as well as a range of themed smartphone and tablet cases. Additional information available here.



NuForce Launches Its Monitor-Class Over-the-Ear Headphones

 NuForce HP-800 headphones are perfect for the music professional studio or audio enthusiast who demands accuracy and musicality Milpitas, Calif. – December 11, 2012 @ 9:00 AM EST – NuForce, Inc., a leader in professional and consumer audio solutions, announces today the availability of the HP-800, its first over-the-ear headphones. The HP-800 delivers the kind of performance sound professionals require at a price audio enthusiasts can easily afford. The HP-800s a natural warmth, realistic highs and visceral bass that only true accuracy is capable of attaining, thanks in good measure to their die-cast aluminum frame, which minimizes resonance and improves articulation. The ’phone’s 40mm neodymium drivers are specifically tuned for accurate performance and low distortion. Together, precise engineering and meticulous construction deliver an extreme dynamic, strikingly fast transients and a flat frequency response. Long hours of playback will be even more pleasurable owing to the comfort measures NuForce has designed into the HP-800 headphones. The breathable memory-foam ear cups are covered in super soft leatherette and are extremely comfortable. Similarly, the concave body design has been optimized for comfort and a lifelike soundstage and imaging. “These headphones are our first venture into the over-the-ear market,” said Jason Lim, CEO of NuForce. “We’ve implemented the latest technology and our understanding of what demanding listeners require in bringin...



Genius Showcasing Windows 8 Touch Gesture Mouse at CES 2013

 Genius Touch Mouse 6000 Genius GX Gila Gaming Mouse Genius Ring Mouse 2 | Visit the Booth to See A CES Award Honoree and One of the World’s First In-Air Mice As Well As the Full Product Line December 11, 2012, Taipei, Taiwan – Genius invites all CES attendees to visit their booth during CES to get hands-on experience with the new Windows 8 touch gesture mouse, Touch Mouse 6000, that lets users tap, swipe and zoom right on the mouse giving users full use of the new Windows interface. Beside the Touch Mouse 6000, the other major new products that will be shown are the Innovations 2013 honoree GX Gila Gaming Mouse along with the Ring Mouse 2. GX Gila Gaming Mouse Gila, a CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award Honoree, is a twelve button professional gaming laser mouse with a dpi range from 200 to 8200 that gives gamers an edge on their competition with quick yet controlled movements and turns in the battlefield, and allows for pinpoint accuracy with the “Sniper” function when zooming in by instantly dropping the dpi with a press of a button. Gila gives gamers even more precise control with its “Angle Snapping” function that raises cursor precision at high speeds. Ring Mouse 2 One of the world’s first in-air mice, Ring Mouse 2 re-imagines the computer mouse and provides a new way to surf the web with a unique, flexible rubber design that fits securely on your finger or store it in your pocket when not in use. Ring Mouse 2 gives business trave...



MIONIX LAUNCHES THE NAOS 8200 GAMING MOUSE

  Vaxjo, Sweden – December 11th, 2012 – Mionix, the Swedish manufacturer of professional high-end gaming accessories today unveiled the new NAOS 8200 high performance gaming mouse. “The new NAOS 8200 is by far the best product we’ve ever created. Powered with a 32-bit ARM-processor, the latest laser sensor technology and this together with the sleek award winning ergonomic NAOS design. The NAOS 8200 is a redefining moment in gaming accessories” says Peter Nygren, CEO at Mionix. The combination of high-end components and the ergonomic Mionix NAOS shape makes the Mionix NAOS 8200 the new standard for high-end gaming mice. Stunning LED colour customisation and lighting effects allow for a personal tailor made appearance. The 32-bit ARM processor is the engine behind the 8200 DPI laser sensor that provides the most accurate and fast gaming experience making the NAOS 8200 the only option for even the most demanding gamer.   FEATURES • Truly ergonomic design Award winning truly ergonomic design with support for all five fingers. • Lighting fast processor The 32-bit ARM processor running at 72 Mhz is the powerful engine to power it all. • 8200 DPI laser sensor Remarkable tracking performance built for gaming. • 128 kb built-in memory Bring your settings and recorded macros with you stored into one of 5 profiles. • Customizable LED lighting system Personalize your mouse with up to.16.8 Million colour options. • Stunning lighting effects Solid, Blink...





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