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High-tech Virgin Atlantic 787 takes off for the first time, superfast Wi-Fi on board

High-tech Virgin Atlantic 787 takes off for the first time, superfast Wi-Fi on board

By 10 hours ago

Virgin Atlantic's latest plane, a 787 Dreamliner, made its first public flight yesterday and to illustrate one of its high tech talents, the airline streamed a live gig from the plane online while it was in the air over the Atlantic Ocean. The aircraft... >>

Android Wear state of the nation: New software, new devices

Android Wear state of the nation: New software, new devices

By 12 hours ago

Android Wear so far has been interesting, if not really raising itself to "must have" status. As we knew it would, the pace of change is rapid, with the first generation of devices now almost forgotten. There's been respectable change of step in the past... >>

All the Android Wear watches in photos, Moto 360, G Watch R, ZenWatch, SmartWatch 3 and more

All the Android Wear watches in photos, Moto 360, G Watch R, ZenWatch, SmartWatch 3 and more

By 15 hours ago

Android Wear is out the door and staking its smartwatch claim, recently boosted with Android Wear updates and the confirmation of dates for the latest two devices - the LG G Watch R and the Sony SmartWatch 3 - both of which are available in November.... >>

Nike and Apple working together on future wearable projects, even after death of the FuelBand

Nike and Apple working together on future wearable projects, even after death of the FuelBand

By 15 hours ago

Nike CEO Mark Parker has revealed that even though the sports wear brand discontinued its FuelBand fitness tracker earlier in the year, it is still working on ideas for wearable technology products in the future. And they could involve the help of Apple.... >>

Android Wear first big update: What's new and different?

Android Wear first big update: What's new and different?

By 23 October 2014

Google has released the first big update to Android Wear, and the software is essentially trying to get rid of your phone. The update includes offline storage for your music, direct Bluetooth pairing, and GPS support. Although these features might not... >>

We've tried the Oculus Rift Interstellar IMAX experience, you can too

We've tried the Oculus Rift Interstellar IMAX experience, you can too

By 23 October 2014

We popped along to the BFI IMAX in London's Waterloo today to try an Oculus Rift experience of the film Interstellar. You can do the same. For one day only the IMAX has an Oculus Rift virtual reality experience set up for anyone to try. The VR trip takes... >>

Goodwell toothbrush is an open source 'oral toolkit' with a subscription plan

Goodwell toothbrush is an open source 'oral toolkit' with a subscription plan

By 22 October 2014

A smart toothbrush isn't exactly a novel idea but an open-source one could be, especially if it's also eco-friendly. A new crowd-funding campaign on CrowdSupply is attempting to raise enough money to put the Goodwell toothbrush into production. Goodwell... >>

The Cicret Smart Bracelet puts a touch-controlled projector on your arm. Move over Google Glass

The Cicret Smart Bracelet puts a touch-controlled projector on your arm. Move over Google Glass

By 22 October 2014

The Circret Smart Bracelet, which appeared on Indiegogo not long ago, has now finished its campaign for funding. The result should be a bracelet wearable that can project a touch-controlled screen onto your arm. The Circet uses a Pico projector to throw... >>

The best real hoverboards, we're back to the future at last

The best real hoverboards, we're back to the future at last

By 22 October 2014

Since Marty McFly took to his pink hoverboard in Back To The Future Part II the world has longed for a real version. The race to create a working hoverboard is on and already examples have appeared. From jet-powered water-based boards to electromagnetic... >>

Heisenberg 'mad' as Breaking Bad action figures pulled from Toys R Us after online petition

Heisenberg 'mad' as Breaking Bad action figures pulled from Toys R Us after online petition

By 22 October 2014

A line of Breaking Bad action figures from Mezco were pulled from Toys R Us in the States after Susan Myers received 9.000 signatures for an online petition banning their sale in the store. Previously, the toy store chain had defended the line, which... >>