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Oculus Rift: The best experiences and games available right now

Oculus Rift: The best experiences and games available right now

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Virtual reality has been making a bit of a comeback recently, but not just for gaming. Oculus Rift - the much-discussed super sensitive goggles that put you into a 3D environment - has the potential to let you wander about without actually navigating... >>

Qualcomm powered Ying drone comes with autonomous navigation

Qualcomm powered Ying drone comes with autonomous navigation

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Qualcomm, the company that makes the Snapdragon processors powering most of today’s high-end smartphones, has confirmed it is now powering drones too with its first commercially powered model available later this year. The new chip, dubbed Snapdragon... >>

HTC Vive Pre revealed at CES ahead of finalised consumer design

HTC Vive Pre revealed at CES ahead of finalised consumer design

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HTC has revealed a new version of its HTC Vive virtual reality headset at CES 2016 in Las Vegas ahead of the launch of a consumer version in April. The penultimate design, called the HTC Vive Pre, sees a number of changes to the original headset launched... >>

Parrot Disco drone spreads its wings and takes to the skies at CES

Parrot Disco drone spreads its wings and takes to the skies at CES

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Parrot has launched a new drone at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, however rather than the usual "quad-copter" approach, this one has wings.  Designed to work more like a glider, or the unmanned stealth drone you normally see in the movies, the Parrot Disco is... >>

Withings Thermo smart thermometer takes readings just by popping it against your head

Withings Thermo smart thermometer takes readings just by popping it against your head

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Withings has announced a sensor-laden thermometer that can take an accurate body temperature reading by placing it against the head. The Withings Thermo is as non-invasive as can be and is Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connected too. That means it can wirelessly... >>

Oculus Rift pre-order: Date confirmed

Oculus Rift pre-order: Date confirmed

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Some spectators had suggested that CES 2016 was going to be all about VR. Well, Oculus Rift might have just stolen the show, teasing that the pre-order date is much sooner than you might think. In a simple blog post, Oculus has confirmed that pre-orders... >>

What is Wi-Fi HaLow and why does it matter?

What is Wi-Fi HaLow and why does it matter?

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There's a new wireless networking protocol in town and it comes to bring connectivity to the Internet of Things. Say hello to IEEE 802.11ah, or Wi-Fi HaLow to its friends. Wi-Fi HaLow is the latest specification from the Wi-Fi Alliance looking to expand... >>

Best smartwatches 2016: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

Best smartwatches 2016: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

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Smartwatches used to be gadgets only James Bond would have access to, but that's no longer the case. These wrist-worn phone companions that can receive calls, texts, emails and social network notifications have been whipping the wearables sector into... >>

Add 32GB of space to your iOS device with iSafe Drive Lite

Add 32GB of space to your iOS device with iSafe Drive Lite

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iPhone storage space limitations is becoming a real issue. That's especially true as apps, music and other data eats up increasingly more space over time. A cloud-free solution has finally been found in iSafe Drive Lite, which offers an extra 32GB of... >>

ArcaBoard is a real flying hoverboard you can buy right now

ArcaBoard is a real flying hoverboard you can buy right now

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You've seen the headlines: "This is the world's first real-life hoveboard". Yeah, sure. There have been many hoverboard products teased in recent years, but most of them didn't live up to the hype. Lexus made a hoverboard, for instance, and it ended up... >>