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Apple TV subscription service could launch in September

Apple TV subscription service could launch in September

By 17 March 2015

It's been reported for some time that Apple is working on an enhanced channel offering for Apple TV. The Wall Street Journal has now provided more detail, citing sources familiar with the matter. We'd seen previous rumours that Apple was talking to... >>

Chromecast will play and pause using your TV's remote

Chromecast will play and pause using your TV's remote

By 17 March 2015

Chromecast. Every time you think it has reached the limit of its capabilities, it goes and does something new. The latest feature to emerge from the depths of Reddit, is that Chromecast will play and pause using your TV's remote control.  For anyone... >>

This 3D printer synthesises molecules that normally take chemists years to craft

This 3D printer synthesises molecules that normally take chemists years to craft

By 16 March 2015

Just when you've thought about all the ways 3D printing could revolutionise industries across the world, something new pops up and pretty much blows your mind, such as a new 3D printer from a chemist at the University of Illinois. Martin Burke has published... >>

Samsung live streamed a woman giving birth in virtual reality, and here's the video

Samsung live streamed a woman giving birth in virtual reality, and here's the video

By 16 March 2015

Samsung is, um, trying new things, in an attempt to get people interested in virtual reality. It has documented Jason and Alison Larke and the birth of their third child. The whole idea apparently came about after Jason discovered his job as a contract... >>

Breitling just entered the smartwatch game with its B55 Connected

Breitling just entered the smartwatch game with its B55 Connected

By 13 March 2015

Switzerland-based Breitling is a company that primarily designs and manufactures chronometer watches, but it's latest offering is something a bit different. It has finally introduced a smartwatch (or, rather, a "connected watch") called B55 Connected.... >>

A Google engineer turned a Star Wars toy into this awesome speeder bike quadcopter

A Google engineer turned a Star Wars toy into this awesome speeder bike quadcopter

By 13 March 2015

What you're about to see will make your inner Star Wars-obsessed child amazed. Adam Woodworth is a lifelong aviation nut who studied aerospace engineering at MIT and has been flying radio-controlled gadgets since he was a kid. Woodworth is also a hardware... >>

USB Type-C is here: Faster charging, quicker data, smaller mobiles and the death of AC laptop chargers

USB Type-C is here: Faster charging, quicker data, smaller mobiles and the death of AC laptop chargers

By 13 March 2015

At last, the new USB Type-C connector is ready for mass production. It will come with reversible ends, featuring the same small connector on either end. But it means so much more for new smartphones, tablets and even laptops. The new Type-C will mean... >>

Swatch looking to make normal watch line-up smarter… but not completely smart

Swatch looking to make normal watch line-up smarter… but not completely smart

By 13 March 2015

Swatch has followed up on news of its first smartwatch, the Touch Zero One - a device designed for beach volleyball players - with an announcement that it plans to introduce new, smarter technology to its entire incoming line-up of watches. However, rather... >>

17 Kickstarter projects that smashed their goals, you'll be surprised by number 2

17 Kickstarter projects that smashed their goals, you'll be surprised by number 2

By 13 March 2015

Kickstarter started in 2009 and it's home to thousands of projects, big and small, that are crowd-funded by people like you. Since its launch, 8 million people have pledged more than $1.5 billion, funding 78,000 independently created projects. The site... >>

Nymi Band and Halifax use your heart rate as the future of security

Nymi Band and Halifax use your heart rate as the future of security

By 13 March 2015

Halifax has announced that it created a proof of concept with the Nymi Band that could reinvent how we look at security. Using the band, which measures you heart rate, simply being alive could be enough to be biometrically recognised for secure access... >>