Monday, December 5, 2016

Anki’s Cozmo robot is the real-life WALL-E we’ve been waiting for

Best known for its sleek and intelligent remote controlled cars, Anki is stepping into new territory with its latest product, a small robot toy named Cozmo. If you've seen Wall-E, you've already...

SodaStream Will Swap Out Discontinued Keurig Kold Machines

Last Fall, Keurig announced that it was getting into the soda-making machine business – but that product was short-lived after criticisms that it was too expensive, forcing the company to cancel the whole...

Best Wireless Earbuds to go with your Apple iPhone 7 this September

Samsung Electronics today released its IconX fitness earbuds, along with a new variant for the Gear Fit 2. The fact that the company released completely wireless earphones show us that there...

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is a display-equipped fitness tracker for $23

Chinese company Xiaomi continuously pumps out low-cost electronics, and now it has pumped out an upgraded fitness tracker. The Mi Band 2 is the first activity tracker the company has made with an...

Qualcomm announces new Snapdragon Wear 1100 processor for wearables

At Computex in Taiwan, Qualcomm has announced their second processor that is aimed at the every-growing wearable industry. The Snapdragon Wear 2100 was announced this past February, and now Qualcomm is adding...

Linksys put tri-band, 5.3Gbps MU-MIMO into a $399 Wi-Fi router

How fast do you want to go? There are two hot new buzzwords in Wi-Fi router land you should be aware of: tri-band AC5400, and MU-MIMO. Linksys has this week announced the...

VicoVR is like Kinect for mobile VR

The gulf between phone-powered virtual reality and the Oculuses and HTC Vives of the world will, for a while, likely remain pretty wide. Phones just don't have enough processing power, and...

OnePlus wants fans to buy its next phone in VR with free fancy-looking headsets

Ahead of the launch of the OnePlus 3, the Chinese smartphone maker has announced that it’s giving away 30,000 VR headsets for free. All you have to do is claim your...

Samsung’s sleeker Gear Fit 2 appears in new leaked promo images

Reports of a new fitness tracker from Samsung first surfaced last month, followed by a leak from the company's own website. Now, what look like promo images for the new device — thought...

Africa is developing a testbed for commercial drone services

UPS recently entered into a partnership with Zipline, a medical drone delivery startup, to begin aerial transport of healthcare supplies in Rwanda. Included in the deal is Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, a...

APLICATIONS

There’s now an unofficial way to play Oculus VR games on...

Console gamers have had to put up with hardware makers’ ploy to woo them with exclusive titles for years, and now the same thing...