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Huge Star Wars: The Force Awakens unboxing taking place on YouTube, new trailers coming too

Huge Star Wars: The Force Awakens unboxing taking place on YouTube, new trailers coming too

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Disney is hosting the world's first-ever global live unboxing event on YouTube next week, where a whole stack of official Star Wars: The Force Awakens products will be revealed on a YouTube livestream. The merchandise will be revealed in stages as merchandise... >>

A Samsung exec just shared this IG pic of the upcoming Gear S2 on his wrist

A Samsung exec just shared this IG pic of the upcoming Gear S2 on his wrist

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Samsung doesn't want you to forget that it has a round smartwatch coming. A Samsung executive wants you to remember so badly that he went and posted a photo of himself wearing the yet-to-be-released wearable to his Instagram. This isn't an accidental... >>

This charger is about to make your next vacation even better

This charger is about to make your next vacation even better

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Nothing messes up a vacation like realizing your big bag of international chargers doesn’t include the right adapter. After all, those humblebrag pictures aren’t going to Instagram themselves. Luckily, the Twist World Charging Station is here to save... >>

Is this the best festival tent ever? We check out Virgin Media's V Festival tech glamping experience

Is this the best festival tent ever? We check out Virgin Media's V Festival tech glamping experience

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Virgin Media has been the headline sponsor of the V Festival for many a year now, but this is the first where the company has had on-site Wi-Fi so stable that customers could get a connection almost all weekend. And what's more, a lucky few were treated... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 4, Lumia 950, 950 XL, Band expected at 19 October launch event

Microsoft Surface Pro 4, Lumia 950, 950 XL, Band expected at 19 October launch event

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The rumour mill is strongly suggesting Microsoft will be holding a hardware launch event in October that will see the Surface Pro 4, Band 2 and two new Lumias launched. The event's timing and content were leaked by Chinese site WPDang. The Verge confirmed... >>

Somebody actually saw Moto 360 2 while on a Chicago train and snuck a pic

Somebody actually saw Moto 360 2 while on a Chicago train and snuck a pic

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Some guy in Chicago spotted the Moto 360 2 while out and about, then managed to sneakily grab a photo of it, and post it to Google+. Gerrit Gödecke said he saw it while on a Chicago commuter train, where there's apparently a "good chance" of catching... >>

Apple Watch smart bands that connect to watch's hidden port might launch in 2016

Apple Watch smart bands that connect to watch's hidden port might launch in 2016

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Apple might be working on new accessories for the Apple Watch. They're described as "smart bands" and could launch by next year. A Czech website has claimed the Cupertino-based company plans to announce new bands that plug into the hidden data port on... >>

Future batteries, coming soon: charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

Future batteries, coming soon: charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

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While smartphones, smarthomes and even smart wearables are growing ever more advanced, they're still limited by power. The battery hasn't advanced in decades. But we're on the verge of a power revolution. Big technology companies, and now car companies... >>

Solid-state batteries: Last longer, don’t break and increase power density

Solid-state batteries: Last longer, don’t break and increase power density

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Scientists are all working hard to find the Holy Grail of batteries and it looks like solid state could be a contender. A recent paper from researchers at MIT, working with Samsung, details a new type of battery. This solid-state powerhouse will last... >>

Android Wear watch faces are now interactive: Here's what they can do

Android Wear watch faces are now interactive: Here's what they can do

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Google has announced that Android Wear is updating to include support for interactive watch faces. The idea is that - with just a tap - your watch face will now be able to change design, reveal more information, or even launch an app. With this type of... >>