Archive for the ‘Pandora’ Category

Most Complete Pandora Photos Yet

Monday, June 1st, 2009

CraigIX has posted the most complete pictures of the Pandora yet. Although it’s still clad in a prototype CNC case this particular Pandora is actually in a fetching black, as opposed to the white stress-line-revealing getup of previous assembled units. There are more pictures and, of course, much discussion available in the thread. Edit: Given […]

More Pandora Teaser Video

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

More videos are promised, and the Pandora team has implored viewers to subscribe to their Youtube feed so that they might be able to publish tastier, lengthier videos in future. Do it!

Open Pandora Final Keymat And case

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

The ball is really rolling now with the Open Pandora project! The video below says it all! Quake 3 really looks stunning. Check out the Open Pandora blog for more pictures and videos.

Open Pandora Working And Portable Unit Demo

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Wow. They really know how to prompt second thoughts in respect to netbook purchases!

Open Pandora Prototype Assembly

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

Some great photos of the Pandora Prototype assembly process have been posted on the Open Pandora developer blog. They do, slightly, make me regret blowing my Pandora fund on a Samsung NC10, but sitting here using OSX (albeit with no battery indicator) on a Netbook is an experience in itself. Fingers crossed for Pandora review […]

Quake 3 On The Pandora

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

As the developers themselves put it, there’s nothing that need be said here. I’ll simply add: wow.

Pandora Themed Menu

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

Another update from the dev-team blog at, this video shows a themed matchbox including the ability to re-size icons and font depending on just how well sighted or fat fingered you are. There’s a little bonus in the form of some ScummVM footage too, which may not be full screen but looks and sounds […]

Non-Functional Pandora FDM Case Assembled

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

The video says it all. It’s a thing of beauty and it’s certainly refreshing to see the “world’s most powerful handheld” take shape.

Final Pandora Renders

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Okay, so they’re just renders, but they’re representative of the final case prototype which should arrive in one of the developer’s hands on Monday. We can then expect photos of an actual Pandora case, albeit not a finished, CNCed one.

OpenPandora Blog Updates

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

There have been a couple of updates to the OpenPandora blog. The first and foremost attempts to clearly explain the difficulties in getting the Pandora to market, which center around the issue with Craig’s bank account being frozen halting their cash flow and preventing them from paying suppliers and manufacturers of crucial parts. In light […]