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People given a $20 Casio watch and told it’s an Apple iWatch, cue hilarious reactions

People given a $20 Casio watch and told it’s an Apple iWatch, cue hilarious reactions

By 31 July 2014

The Jimmy Kimmel American comedy show gave unsuspected pedestrians a $20 Casio watch with an Apple logo and asked what they thought. The reactions were funny to the point of cringing. In the lead up to the rumoured release of the Apple iWatch lots of... >>

Samsung patents reveal smartwatches with round displays, just like Moto 360

Samsung patents reveal smartwatches with round displays, just like Moto 360

By 31 July 2014

Round is in...when it comes to smartwatches anyway. The Moto 360 is all the rage right now, mostly due to its unique and round design. So it makes sense that Samsung, which has been dabbling in the smartwatch trend for a whle now, would file a few patents... >>

Square is now more Europe-friendly, with new reader for chip cards

Square is now more Europe-friendly, with new reader for chip cards

By 30 July 2014

Square is quite popular in the US when it comes to mobile payments, though its success elsewhere has been limited because the company's Reader device hasn't been able to recognise chip cards. Until now. The Square Reader was the first product released... >>

Scientist invents ice cream that changes colour as you lick it

Scientist invents ice cream that changes colour as you lick it

By 29 July 2014

Science might be busy working on interstellar travel and curing disease but that doesn't mean it can't give some time to ice cream. Specifically making it better visually. Spanish physicist and electronic engineer Manuel Linares has done exactly that.... >>

Bluetooth watches needn't look naff, Casio Edifice EQB-500 bucks trend

Bluetooth watches needn't look naff, Casio Edifice EQB-500 bucks trend

By 29 July 2014

Casio has officially announced that the Casio Edifice EQB-500 will be coming to the UK in September. The watch, which was originally spied at the BaselWorld watch event in Switzerland in March, looks like a classic timepiece, but comes with Bluetooth... >>

Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic

Have yourself or any pic turned into Lego with Brick-A-Pic

By 28 July 2014

Have you ever fancied turning a picture of yourself or any other kind of image into a Lego work of art? Well, if Brick-A-Pic is successfully crowdfunded in the next 16 days, you'll be able to. And what's more, you build it yourself. Twice the fun. The... >>

3D holograms that track you around for any viewing angle are here

3D holograms that track you around for any viewing angle are here

By 28 July 2014

A 3D hologram, which appears to be in a translucent case of some sort, has been created to maintain a viewing position. As you move around the floating image appears to follow you. While this could be used for futuristic advertising it was originally... >>

Amazon will 3D print files for you and deliver them to your door

Amazon will 3D print files for you and deliver them to your door

By 28 July 2014

Amazon.com has launched a new store that will 3D print goods for delivery. The Printed Products store allows users to change size, colour, material and even aspect of the design. The store itself has products already present including jewellery, electronics,... >>

Best trailers of Comic-Con 2014: Batman v Superman, Family Guy - Simpsons, Game of Thrones and more

Best trailers of Comic-Con 2014: Batman v Superman, Family Guy - Simpsons, Game of Thrones and more

By 28 July 2014

Comic-Con 2014 has wrapped up in San Diego. With comics bought and costumes back in cupboards we're left with a glut of greatness in the form of geek-friendly film trailers. From Batman v Superman teasers to full mind-blowing Family Guy - Simpsons crossover trailers,... >>

Download a film to your mobile in under a second using 5G, in London by 2020

Download a film to your mobile in under a second using 5G, in London by 2020

By 28 July 2014

Mayor Boris Johnson has announced that London will be one of the world's first cities to use 5G mobile internet, by 2020. The super-fast data connection will mean users, with a compatible phone, are able to download an entire film in a single second.... >>