Amazon and Microsoft's close relationship now means that you can use Skype to video call friends and family from certain Alexa devices.
The Smach Z is a handheld mini PC that’s incredibly ambitious. Perhaps a little too ambitious. It’s been kicking about in some form or another since 2014, with the current iteration is a crowd-funded machine that’ll let you play modern PC games at a reasonable frame rate, in a handheld that’s effectively a Steam controller with a PC embedded into it. That’s the promise, but it’s one I have a hard time believing.
Right now, Huawei is the second largest mobile phone manufacturer on the planet, having beaten Apple to the second place on the podium earlier this year. The company’s seen staggering growth over the years, rising from a “me too” cheap Chinese phone maker, to one that now often leads the way when it comes to research and design. Now, they're coming for Samsung.
Little mini consoles have become oddly popular things. Nintendo kicked it off with their NES, and later a SNES -and we’ve since seen diminutive Mega Drives, miniaturised Neo Geo arcades and next month, Sony will be releasing its own mini PlayStation. Now sombody's ctually trying to make a retro mini PC.
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