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Would you let a 3D printer tattoo you? That’s now an option

Would you let a 3D printer tattoo you? That’s now an option

By 6 November 2014

If the thought of robots permanently marking your body is too much to imagine stop reading now. A 3D printer has been hacked to ink tattoos onto people and it was done using a printer you can buy. Appropriate Audiences is a French company which hacked... >>

Zepp Golf tracker will give you a better swing in five minutes... it did ours (hands-on)

Zepp Golf tracker will give you a better swing in five minutes... it did ours (hands-on)

By 6 November 2014

Motion tracking for sports and specifically golf is not exactly new, but the best device we've used in recent times was the GolfSense, which strapped to the back of a golf glove and sent data via Bluetooth to an iPhone, iPad or Android device. We loved... >>

Just when you thought DVD was dead, 1,000 terabytes is burned on a disc

Just when you thought DVD was dead, 1,000 terabytes is burned on a disc

By 6 November 2014

DVD may not be as dead as we thought. Scientists have managed to cram more data than ever onto a single disc. Previously only able to hold 4.7GB discs could now hold a massive 1,000 terabytes of data thanks to a breakthrough by Australian scientists.... >>

OnBeep Onyx is a communication wearable trying to bring back push-to-talk

OnBeep Onyx is a communication wearable trying to bring back push-to-talk

By 5 November 2014

Ever want to strap a small, disc-shaped Walkie Talkie to your chest? Well, now you can. Sort of. San Francisco-based OnBeep has launched pre-orders in the US for a wearable communication device called Onyx. It's a round-looking gadget that weighs just... >>

Oculus Rift release date is ‘very close’ says CEO

Oculus Rift release date is ‘very close’ says CEO

By 5 November 2014

Oculus Rift is currently only available as a developer kit to those wishing to program using the virtual reality headset. But it looks like that's finally going to change. The Oculus CEO, Brendan Iribe, told Bloomberg in an interview that the company... >>

Holograms are finally here: Plasma lasers used to create images in mid-air

Holograms are finally here: Plasma lasers used to create images in mid-air

By 5 November 2014

Holograms have been a dream ever since Princess Leia appeared as a floating image in Star Wars. Finally it looks like we're near to reaching real holograms thanks to the Aerial Burton plasma laser display. Aerial Burton has used a plasma laser to float... >>

Are these the best Lego real-world photos yet? Lego Ferraris take to the streets of London

Are these the best Lego real-world photos yet? Lego Ferraris take to the streets of London

By 4 November 2014

To celebrate a new range of Shell V-Power Lego Ferrari vehicles being available from the fuel brand's petrol stations, photographer Jeff Moore was tasked to make them seem like they were actually driving down famous roads in London. A Lego lane was created... >>

Intel's Make it Wearable contest: What is it about and which wearables won?

Intel's Make it Wearable contest: What is it about and which wearables won?

By 4 November 2014

Intel's Make it Wearable contest has just concluded, after doling out $800,000 in award money to three teams behind wearable devices that are not only innovative but also creative. With Qualcomm spearheading technology in recent years, mostly due to Intel's... >>

Adidas miCoach Fit Smart review: A step in the right direction
3.5 out of 5

Adidas miCoach Fit Smart review: A step in the right direction

By 3 November 2014

Running watches seem to be two a penny these days, so what makes Adidas believe its miCoach Fit Smart running watch can stand out? We've been running with the wearable to find out. Design Covered in silicon and available in white or black - and the black... >>

Apple Watch to launch next spring, says retail head in leak

Apple Watch to launch next spring, says retail head in leak

By 3 November 2014

Apple Watch is expected to launch in early 2015, though a more exact timeframe of "spring 2015" has just been leaked. Tech website 9to5Mac has posted a transcript of an internal video message that featured Angela Ahrendts, the retail chief at Apple.... >>