Canyon will introduce 20 new models of mice in March 2010: Wired or wireless; optical or G-Laser; for gamers or standard use; with colors or not – the choice of models will almost double! "The strategy is to deepen the portfolio, and this will be a great start", explains Ivo van Houten, Marketing Manager. "This will definitely help us meet the demands and preferences of the different end-users in all markets."
ITsvet.com recently reviewed our CNR-MSL8: "Our impression of this mouse is positive. The CNR-MSL8 model is characterized by high quality build and a very good price. We do recommend this model as it has one of the best ratio price/quality in the market."
For a fast and smooth wireless internet connection, CANYON offers the CNP-WF514N3, a 300 Mbps wireless broadband router.
Ideal for a small office or at home, this product enables you to connect wirelessly (802.11n) your computers and printers to the network. It also allows an access to Internet as well as faster file sharing and printing. The CNP-WF514N3 not only provides you with speed, but it also offers extra connectivity for an improved network performance: It features a WAN port and a 4-port 10/100Mbps LAN switch, enabling you to connect more computers and printers at once if needed. This router also supports WEP encryption protocol, thanks to its Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), ensuring a secure connection with one push of a button!
Conceived with the special needs of businesses and professionals in mind, the CNP-WF514N3 offers stylish and sleek design with high-quality. For an optimized performance, CANYON recommends to combine this router with the CNP-WF518N3, a USB wireless adapter which also supports a high speed of 300 Mbps.
The first International URBAN ART Contest from Canyon officially starts today, Monday the 15th of February 2010. Participants can submit their masterpiece to the contest’s website http://urban-art.canyon-tech.com, and get a chance to win cool prizes such as a iPod Touch, a Sony Playstation 3, a Bamboo Pen & Touch tablet, and more! To inspire us, the design has to be fresh, creative and dynamic, and be inspired from the broad spectrum of urban living: by music, street arts, graffiti, skyscrapers, lights, skateboarding, billboards, fashion, cars, arcade games, the nightlife, etc.
Two categories are open to participants:
• Digital design: Includes graphic design and any artwork made with computer-based programs like Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator.
• Drawings & paintings: Anything is allowed: pencils, graffiti, markers, sketches, spray-paint or stencils – as long as the techniques are applied to paper, cardboard or canvas.
All entries will be evaluated by the Canyon Corporate team, as well as by an international panel of urban art experts. We are proud to count the following members in our jury:
Who: Blog editor and artist
About: Brenna is the editor of URBANARTCORE.EU, one of the leading blogs dedicated to urban art, graffiti, street art and urban culture. Brenna presents “international news about urban activities, interventions, arts, design, photography and a lot more of fresh thing from the metropolises around the world.” Brenna’s blog is a great source of information about artists, exhibitions, movies, photos, etc. – all related to Urban Art. Find out all about Urban Art on www.urbanartcore.eu!
Where: Russian based in UK
About: Lora’s art is beautiful and creative. She illustrates social issues in a sweet but powerful way. She combines watercolor, drawings and digital illustration, with graffiti theme, stencils, collage, and more. Enjoy her work at http://www.bananca.co.uk/home.html
Who: Artist and professor
About: “Ryan Seslow is a multidisciplinary artist living and working in New York. Working in all mediums Seslow shows his work both nationally and internationally. He is a professor of fine arts teaching studio art courses at four colleges in the NY area.” Seslow also writes a blog, where you can find articles, essays, How To’s, and useful information about his exhibitions, shows and projects. You can view his portfolio by visiting http://www.flickr.com/photos/rmsmovement.
Just idea for St. Valentine day. Make small digital photo album with the your best photos from the last year (or some of them). Keep them on flash drive, or digital frame as on the picture. One of hint in marketing of relationships - remind about you from time to time by different ways.
CANYON is proud to announce its first ever International Urban Art Contest! Are you creative? Inspire us! Show us what your artistic interpretation of urban lifestyle is! Whether you are inspired by music, street arts, graffiti, skyscrapers, lights, skateboarding, billboards, fashion, cars, arcade games, and/or the nightlife, we are interested in anything from the broad spectrum of urban living. To inspire us, the design has to be fresh, creative and dynamic. You will be able to submit an unlimited amount of artworks in two categories:
Digital design: Includes graphic design and any artwork made with computer-based programs like Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator. Drawings & paintings: Anything is allowed: pencils, graffiti, markers, sketches, spray-paint or stencils – as long as the techniques are applied to paper, cardboard or canvas. Here is what you can win in each category: Grand Prix = an iPod Touch 32 GB or a Sony Playstation 3 Runner-up = a Bamboo Fun Tablet or a iPod Nano 16GB Public’s Choice = an assortment of products from the next Canyon Limited Edition
Winning artworks will also be featured in a global campaign promoting new Canyon products from a ‘Limited Edition’ to be launched later this spring!
Canyon’s corporate team and a Jury of experts on Urban Art will select the wining artworks in each category. Visitors to the contest’s website will also be able to vote for their favorite artwork!
The Urban Art contest and its website http://urban-art.canyon-tech.com/ will be launch mid-February. In the meantime, visit the Canyon website www.canyon-tech.com to find out more about the rules, terms and conditions!