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ExpressCard and PC Card slots both seem in danger of going the way of the dodo right now, but they're not dead yet -- far from it -- which means that carriers still have a vested interest in making sure there are data cards ready to suck $60 out of your wallet in exchange for 5GB of 3G data. So far...

December 12th 2009 at 3:21pm 0 Comments
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Tinkerers, it's time to rejoice. Archos has gone and released the entire source code to its Generation 4 lineup of products, giving open source gurus yet another avenue to exert their tweaking skills. The ISO is reportedly quite thorough, including makefiles and documentation, but interestingly enou...

February 15th 2007 at 11:07am 0 Comments
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Apparently snapping shots on a whim to tell your life story just isn't good enough these days, as folks are writing scripts to take unplanned photos of their groggy faces and strapping head-mountable cameras to their skulls in hopes of producing the next worldwide YouTube hit. Jumping on the "recor...

November 11th 2006 at 2:58pm 0 Comments
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Even amongst the early adopter crowd that is Engadget, something tells us few of you have (or need) 160GB of media storage on the go. But for those that do, today's your lucky day. Put that laptop away, because the Archos 504 now has a new drive size: 160GB (for $600), in addition to its previous 8...

October 24th 2006 at 9:11pm 0 Comments
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After checking out Archos' 404 and 604 portable media players, CNET's now finally rounded out the '04 PMP line-up with a look at the last of the lot, the 504. As with the other two, the 504 left 'em mighty impressed, with a great 4.3-inch screen, loads of storage (your choice of 40, 80, or 160GB),...

October 5th 2006 at 12:17am 0 Comments
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This morning, across the pond, Archos had a press conference where they presented the rest of Generation 4 of its personal media players. Those lucky French got the first crack at the latest three additional Archos models, the 404 Camcorder, the 504, and the 604 WiFi. So here are the deets: the Arch...

August 29th 2006 at 2:25pm 0 Comments
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Not too many surprises here -- after all, we've already seen a full review of one of these new models -- but now PMP pioneer Archos has officially taken the wraps off of all the so-called Generation 4 devices we initially spotted over two months ago. First out of the gate will be the 3.5-inch 404 a...

August 21st 2006 at 12:01am 0 Comments
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A trio of new PMPs from Archos have been popping up around the web courtesy of a snapshot from the Trois Suisses winter catalog, but details are still scarce as all that's known about these models comes from the little big of information we can glean from the included French description. Making matt...

June 15th 2006 at 10:55am 0 Comments