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Robert S. Anthony: Tech Journalist & Travel Writer. Popular Pinterest Pinner & Consultant

Tweets, blogs and features by Robert S. Anthony. Veteran tech and travel writer and educator. Author of the Paper PC Picks hot tech board on Pinterest (www.paperpcpicks.com) with 1.3 million followers. Editor at Stadium Circle Features. Author of The Paper PC tech blog (www.paperpc.com). Twitter: @newyorkbob

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  • The NCL Breakaway, largest cruise ship ever to port in NYC

    09 May 2013

    The NCL Breakaway, the largest cruise ship ever to dock in New York, takes up residence next to the USS Growler submarine, where the accommodations aren't quite as fancy. The ship was christened May 8 and will depart New York for a Bermuda cruise May...

  • Tivoli Audio: Leather and lizard for the lounge

    04 June 2013

    Leather or lizard for the lounge? Tivoli Audio, known for its classic Model One radio (bottom), announced limited-run versions of its PAL BT Bluetooth Portable Radio wrapped in genuine leather or lizard. The AM/FM radios can wirelessly stream music from...

  • Canon Showcases PowerShot N1 Digital Camera in NYC

    16 May 2013

    Canon set up shop on New York's above-ground High Line Park to showcase its PowerShot line of Wi-Fi-enabled digital cameras. Instagram wiz Brian DiFeo (@Brian DiFeo Instagram: bridif) showed off the PowerShot N1, a 12-megapixel palm-size unit with 8X...

  • The New NewYork.com Launches

    29 May 2013

    The new NewYork.com, billed as "the ultimate resource for all things New York," launched May 29 with help from TV stars like Extra's Maria Menounos and 30 Rock's Jane Krakowski. The site is owned by Brett D. Reizen, CEO of Entertainment Benefits Group,...

  • Bose Headset Quiets Noise at Grand Central Station

    09 June 2013

    Bose used noisy Grand Central Terminal to launch the SoundLink Mini portable Bluetooth speaker (ready July 11; $200) and the truly noise-canceling QuietComfort 20 in-ear headset (summer; $300). Bose filled a small room with loud city noises like traffic...

  • Samsung House comes to NYC

    13 June 2013

    Samsung House, a showcase of Samsung's newest home appliances, opens Saturday in New York's chic SoHo district. At a press preview, Hilary Farr, host of HGTV's "Love it or List It," joined Tim Baxter, president of Samsung Electronics America, and five...

  • Lucky Flash Drive? HP Indy Car Wins Detroit Grand Prix

    10 June 2013

    Lucky flash drive? HP gave the media flash drives shaped like Simon Pagenaud's No. 77 car after the Indy 500, where the car finished seventh. A week later the car, which carries the HP logo, was the winner of Detroit Grand Prix. Coincidence? Probably....

  • Hisense Sero 7 Pro tablet: All that for $150?

    23 May 2013

    Amazon, are you listening? A 7-inch Android tablet with a bright, HD display, a powerful quad-core Nvidia chip (great for games & videos), two cameras, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC, a memory card slot, HDMI and USB ports for $150? That's what Hisense and Nvidia's...

  • HP Number One in Detroit

    04 June 2013

    HP Number One? Simon Pagenaud, driving the No. 77 car with the HP logo and colors, won the Detroit Grand Prix Sunday (top) after coming in eighth at the Indy 500 (other photos) May 26. The car has 350 sensors which track everything from tire pressure...

  • Fuhgeddaboudit! Boro Prez Adds Brooklyn Swagger to MakerBot Factory Debut

    07 June 2013

    Fuhgeddaboudit! Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz added his low-key (not!) brand of hometown swagger to Friday’s grand opening of the new 55,000-square-foot MakerBot 3D printer factory in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park area. Markowitz, NYC Chief Digital...

  • No, that’s not Sheldon from TV’s Big Bang Theory, but...

    13 June 2013

    No, that’s not Sheldon from TV’s Big Bang Theory, but that was a real telepresence robot rolling around the W New York hotel June 13. Silicon Valley startup Double Robotics showed off the iPad-equipped Double (pre-order for $1,999) at the annual Edelman...

  • The Paper PC Blog Gets a New Look

    09 May 2013

    The Paper PC has a new look. Same old clever content, fresh new look and feel.

  • NY Daily News: Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas shows off thousands of glitzy gadgets

    13 January 2014 ( #gadgets, #gizmos, #International CES, #CES, #consumer electronics, #electronics, #TV, #gaming, #Android, #iOS )

    My piece on the 2014 International CES in Las Vegas from the Jan. 6, 2014 print edition (republished online Jan. 9) of the New York Daily News. The 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show, a four-day geek paradise that kicked off Tuesday, brought...

  • We snagged the best media parking spot the day before the Indy 500

    07 June 2013

    No kidding, we snagged the best media parking spot the day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway the day before the Indy 500. Thanks @SallyWGrotta Paper PC Picks: http://bit.ly/126RouN

  • Player piano with a passion for perfection: The Steinway & Sons Spirio

    03 May 2016

    Player piano with a passion for perfection: The @SteinwayAndSons #Spirio https://youtu.be/FCGeDLEfpaI https://www.pinterest.com/pin/213146994843411391/ ...

  • World's first levitating Bluetooth speaker: OM/ONE - Paper PC Picks - Best in Tech

    19 August 2014

    World's first levitating Bluetooth speaker? That's what the OM/ONE hopes to be with a little help from some crowdfunding. The baseball-size wireless speaker from Om Audio LLC magnetically floats an

  • Explore Daytona Beach and St. Augustine

    03 May 2016

    They're fewer than 60 miles apart, but Daytona Beach and St. Augustine couldn't be more different. The former is a spring break hotspot, while the latter is a laid-back haven of peace and serenity ...

  • Marco Cochrane's Bliss Dance welcomes T-Mobile Arena to Las Vegas

    03 May 2016

    Marco Cochrane's Bliss Dance welcomes @TMobileArena to Las Vegas. @MGMResortsIntl @theparkvegas #ThePark #blissdancepic.twitter.com/FVu2JD9ErM

  • The Paper PC blog has a new look

    10 May 2013 ( #cjsm, #smwknd, #kipcamp )

    The Paper PC (http://t.co/4qZsOTvKMz) has a new look. Same old content, new face. #cjsm #smwknd #kipcamp @KipProgram http://t.co/3xq6VNPnGU Robert S. Anthony (@newyorkbob) May 10, 2013 By Robert S. Anthony, Stadium Circle Features (by Robert S. Antho...

  • Just redirected newyorkbob.com to my...

    17 March 2013 ( #smwknd )

    Just redirected http://t.co/CveEjjEWS8 to my @OverBlog pg. Now editors & PR folks can see what I'm up to. Thx @fred_montagnon @sree #smwknd Robert S. Anthony (@newyorkbob) March 18, 2013 By Robert S. Anthony, Editor, Stadium Circle Features - Twitter:...

  • Bose QuietComfort 20 Silences Busy Grand Central Terminal

    10 June 2013

    Late train? Can't help. But the Bose QuietComfort 20 can quiet Grand Central Terminal. http://t.co/66mjrYq42S @bose http://t.co/ec1xkn9n0p Robert S. Anthony (@newyorkbob) June 10, 2013 Bose used noisy Grand Central Terminal to launch the SoundLink Mini...

  • Deadline Club Announces 2013 Awards Finalists

    03 April 2013

    Deadline Club (NYC SPJ chapter) Announces 2013 Annual Awards Finalists http://t.co/nPe3Qgi454 @deadlineclub @spj_tweets Robert S. Anthony (@newyorkbob) April 04, 2013 The Deadline Club is pleased to announce the finalists in the 2013 Annual Awards Contest,...

  • BMW has a dweeby kid: all-electric i3 will embarrass and outsmart entire family

    30 July 2013

    NEW YORK -Call it the revenge of the nerds. At a splashy debut on Monday, BMW rolled out the BMW i3, an electric car with enough Internet-connected amenities that the company bills it as the ...

  • Robert Anthony | iRig Mic Cast by IK Multimedia on Luvocracy

    29 July 2013

    Professional-grade voice audio from a smartphone? The iRig MIC Cast from IK Multimedia plugs into a headphone jack and takes over for the relatively low-fidelity microphone built into in most ...

  • Twitter / newyorkbob: Shake & take: ...

    29 July 2013

    Shake & take: @VerizonWireless Droid MAXX starts camera w/ flick of wrist & takes pics with one tap http://youtu.be/ar07x9LAoBE #quickcapture

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