Polaroid introduced its new Z2300 instant digital camera which features an integrated printer with ZINK Technology that enables you to instantly capture, edit and in less than a minute print full color, 2×3-inch prints. The Polaroid Z2300 also makes it…

The HTC Evo 4G LTE (from Sprint) and HTC One X (from AT&T), each $200 with two-year contracts, have all the key ingredients of today’s marquis smart phones: 4.7-inch, high-definition (720p) displays; high-speed, dual-core processors; and the ability to run on their carriers’ 4G LTE networks. And both are currently our highest-rated phones for their respective carriers, though our image engineers weren’t impressed with some aspects of the cameras’ performance

Consumer Reports recently released the results of a survey that indicated at least 5.6 million children using Facebook were younger than age 13, in violation of the site’s terms (that’s down from 7.5 million in last year’s survey).

Social networking is playing an ever-bigger part in our lives, both at work and at home. So it’s no surprise that some new computers are getting more built-in features to help you stay in touch

High-definition (HD) displays and capabilities seems to be everywhere. (Witness the new Apple iPad .) But even Android-powered smart phones , such as the LG Nitro HD , are getting into the act of sharper visuals—and faster wireless communications. For the weekly Sound byte segment, Senior Electronics Editor Mike Gikas discussed Consumer Reports’ review of the LG Nitro HD smart phone

Apple launched a new iPad today, but it also did something it hasn’t done since it introduced its first tablet two years ago: It dropped prices on an older version. The new iPad will still start at $500 for the 16GB Wi-Fi versions, as did prior iPads when they were launched. But the 16GB Wi-Fi Apple iPad 2 will drop by $100, to $400

You’ve got a flat panel TV that delivers a stunning picture. And if you wish the audio from your HDTV wasn’t so flat, maybe it’s time to step up to a full-blown home theater system . But, which to choose?

Sound Byte: The Samsung Series 9 ultrabook laptop


Super-thin and lightweight laptops could be considered the sexy sport coupes of the computer world. Machines such as the Apple Macbook Air can be pricey and sacrifice some computing functions for their slim and light forms.

The LG Spectrum, first announced at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this year, is an Android smart phone available through Verizon. It boasts a 4.5-inch high-resolution (1280 x 720) display that supposedly borrows technology from LG’s best TV sets, a 1.5-GHz dual-core processor, and an ultra-fast LTE 4G connection.

Buzzword: Augmented Reality


What it means.