Awesome Technology and Gadgets from CES 2014

Loads of new hardware and mobile technology has been announced this week at CES in Las Vegas. the following are just a few of the cool solutions that made as say WOW.  All of the World’s gadget makers, device manufacturers, and mobile technology solution providers are on hand to reveal what’s coming in 2014 – what made you say WOW?

XO tablet

the XO Tablet

Altec Lansing’s Innovative 3D Surround Sound Bluetooth® Headphones
The MZW855 pairs with any Bluetooth 4.0 enabled device, including mobile phones, tablets and computers, with supreme-comfort memory foam ear cushions for the ultimate in relaxed listening. Delivering full 3D surround sound with dual 40mm premium neodymium drivers, the MZW855 also features active noise cancellation, plus an integrated microphone for hands-free phone calls.

XO Tablet (for kids) Generation 2
The second generation XO Tablet features a powerful quad-core processor, the latest Android Kit-Kat OS, 1GB DDR 3 RAM and 8GB on-board storage making it a tablet powerhouse in durable, kid-friendly construction. Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth allow kids (or parents) to pair the new XO Tablet with any compatible network or device, including headphones and the new XO accessories. A 2MP front and 5MP rear camera combine with a 7-inch 1024 x 600 dpi screen for hi-resolution viewing experience. The new XO Tablet runs for over seven hours on a single charge and comes with an A/C adapter and carries a suggested retail price of just $149.99. The The 10-inch XO Tablet: A Big-Screen Learning Adventure is just $199.99 MSRP

Toughpad FZ-M1 Fully-Rugged 7-Inch Tablet With Windows 8.1 Pro
The Toughpad FZ-M1 is designed to improve productivity and efficiency in a host of professional scenarios, including customer service, inventory management and asset tracking, maintenance, eForms, route delivery, eCitations, electronic medical records, inspections, mobile point-of-sales and geographic information system (GIS). At 1.2 lbs. and only 0.7″ thin for the standard configuration, the Toughpad FZ-M1 is the world’s lightest* and thinnest* tablet in its class

Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.  unveiled the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO line of tablets, setting a new standard of mobile excellence, equipped with innovative and meaningful technology. Sporting four powerful devices in the lineup – the Galaxy NotePRO (12.2-inch), TabPRO (12.2, 10.1, 8.4-inch), Samsung’s Galaxy tablet portfolio redefines what a tablet can do.

Enhanced Ford SYNC AppLink
When the all-new Ford Mustang goes on sale later this year, the next-generation SYNC® AppLink™ system will give drivers easier access to new features from many of their favorite mobile apps while on the go. The new Mustang will be the first model in North America to feature the simpler menus, enhanced voice control and other new capabilities of Ford SYNC AppLink.

HP Z1 G2 Workstation
HP  announced the second generation of the world’s first and only all-in-one workstation with a 27-inch diagonal display, the HP Z1, which is now available with Windows® 8 Touch and  Intel® Thunderbolt 2capabilities—making it HP’s  most powerful, innovative and fully featured all-in-one workstation. The new HP Z1G2 Workstation is expected to be available in late January. U.S. pricing starts at $1,999.


The HP Z1