The Non-Digital Photo Frame, Because We Have a Planet to Save

Everybody has a digital photo frame these days. Even at 32 inches » 10/03/08 3:15pm 10/03/08 3:15pm, they impress no one. So keep your eyes out for the next trend, which we humbly suggest could be photo frames. Making a brief appearance around the turn of the century, these frames accepted one analog picture but were able to run without a source of…

Sony Vaio Photo Frame Brings Internet Radio, RSS News to Your Mantlepiece

Sending another (admittedly pretty) digital picture frame into an already overcrowded, under-innovated field, Sony has announced is $300 Vaio CP1, which boasts wireless networking, RSS feed integration and - most interestingly - Shoutcast radio streaming. The picture display capabilities are also above average, as the… » 9/03/08 7:00pm 9/03/08 7:00pm

USB Photo Frame Speakers Are Classier Than The Original

We've seen photo frame speakers before, but this Brookstone version looks much, much classier. Gone is the birch-colored 1970s-style wood, and in is a dark, black finish. The principal is the same: two photo frames that hold a 6" x 4" photo each, that also plug into your computer's USB port and act like speakers.… » 4/22/08 6:30pm 4/22/08 6:30pm

USB Hub Photo Frame Misses Crucial Digital Parts

There are ways and means to add some interest to a USB hub, but Evergreen's new Picture Frame Hub misses all of them. Sure, everyone could do with four extra USB ports from time to time, and having a picture of your loved one on your desk is always good. But combined? And with a light behind the photo? Nope, it just… » 3/14/08 6:59am 3/14/08 6:59am

An Unfortunate Grope of SmartParts' Fugly Digital Photo Frame/Printer

Digital photo frames were the spammiest product spam at CES, lurking around every corner with their crappiness so I still have a biley taste in my mouth. SmartParts' efforts to pile crappy function atop crappy function with a built-in photo printer, unsurprisingly just amounts to one big crapgasm. On the front, it… » 1/31/08 9:30pm 1/31/08 9:30pm

Prinics' Digital Photo Frame Has Onboard Printer, Speakers, Plays 'Baby Got Back'

What's better than a digital photo frame that takes in SD, MS, MMC and XD cards to plaster your loved ones on an 8-inch LCD? One that also includes a photo printer on board. The back of this PhotoBox has a 300x300dpi printer, which shoots out snaps at a rate of 1 every 42 seconds. As an especially tacked-on bonus,… » 1/10/08 10:00am 1/10/08 10:00am

D-Link's DSM-210, a Fancy Internet and Widget Controlled Photo Frame

The Pitch: D-Link has announced the DSM-210 — a new high res 10-inch LCD photo frame that features a website and a drag-and-drop desktop widget to help users manage their photos and download RSS feeds. It also includes slots for USB and memory cards and Wi-Fi or Ethernet connectivity. Available Q1 of 2008 for $249.
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Speaker Frames: Family Photos Bust Out the Beats

These are not your ordinary frames, for hidden behind your precious 5" x 7" family photos lies a set of speakers that will add a unique musical touch to your decor. Both speakers are 4-ohm and one even features a small 5W amplifier/FM tuner so you don't always have to rely on your computer or MP3 player to supply the… » 12/03/07 7:20pm 12/03/07 7:20pm

PhotoVu's Compact 17-inch Frame With RSS Reader, Wi-Fi

PhotoVu is doing what they do best with the new 1765w, namely develop cool RSS- and Wi-Fi-enabled digital photo frames —except this time they are cramming it all into a relatively compact 17-inch form factor. The frame comes equipped with a 1280 x 800 LCD display, built-in software to handle apps like iPhoto and… » 11/15/07 5:55pm 11/15/07 5:55pm

Philips Clock Radio / Digital Photo Frame: The Joy of Family Pictures at 6 AM

If you fancy waking up to the sight of your loved ones, you may be interested in this Philips AJL308 7-Inch Digital Picture Frame, Alarm Clock, Radio and MP3 player combo. This do-it-all device can even be loaded with pictures, video and music from a PC USB connection, memory stick or SD card. No doubt it would make… » 11/07/07 5:38pm 11/07/07 5:38pm

15-inch Gigantor Digital Photo Frame Comes Cheap

The Gigantor photo frame isn't only big on size, like its name, but it's big on value as well. For $249, you'd normally only be able to get an 11-inch photo frame, but the Gigantor gives you 15 inches of mother-in-law- viewing glory (as opposed to the 19-inch monstrosity that is the PhotoVu). It even has built-in… » 8/01/07 1:35pm 8/01/07 1:35pm

Samsung SPH-72x Photo Frames: Up To 12-inch With Wi-Fi and RSS, Will Get You Married

Later this year, Samsung will release 8- and 12-inch version of their new 800 x 480 pixel 7" photo frames. They don't only look like the lost son of an old Apple Cinema Display, but they are also Wi-Fi enabled and will automagically search for PCs with Vista, displaying photos, movies and MP3s stored on the PC via… » 3/19/07 10:15am 3/19/07 10:15am