Category Archives: Other Hardware

Voice Dictation: Android, iOS, Windows Phone

PocketnowVoice

I like that Android doesn’t require a network connection.

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Counterfeiting Strikes Chinese Power Banks

Xiaomi is a victim of counterfeiting, with a TV news report revealing a “cottage” operation assembling fake Xiaomi power banks:

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Xiaomi Has A Tmall Store

I don’t know if this is new. I’ve never heard of it before a Xiaomi-related account — that of MIUI team member iLevon — mentioned it in a Weibo communiqué today:

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Reference: Intel’s Confusing CPU Lineup

IntelZ3000CPUs

PCPop covers the Intel conference that happened in China this week and provides a guide to the variety of Intel CPUs available to hardware makers in China [Google Translate].

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Lenovo Portable Bluetooth Keyboard

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Digital Tail has a report about a portable Bluetooth keyboard from Lenovo that could be of interest to tablet owners [Google Translate].

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Teclast Announces AnAn Power Bank

Via a Weibo communique today, Teclast released this on an innocent world:

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The Xiaomi MiBand: US$13

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Capacitive Glass Keyboard

BastronGlassKB

It’d be impractical for me. I learned to type on an old manual typewriter(!) and my fingers need keys to depress.

And yes, it’s glass. And will shatter if dropped. Wait for the sapphire version from Apple (ha!).

See more over at PC Pop [Google Translate].

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Another Peek Behind The China Tablet Curtain

Onda sent out this Weibo communique today:

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More About Flashing The Teclast X98 3G To Windows 8.1

cngadget has instructions in English.

But I also found a forum thread at ZOL that has lots of images that might also be helpful [Google Translate].

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What’s also interesting is that I found a Youku video following the above process. I’ve ripped it and cross-posted it to YouTube.

See it after the break.

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