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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... >>

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.... >>

What the smartest cruise ship in the world looks like in 27 amazing pictures

What the smartest cruise ship in the world looks like in 27 amazing pictures

By 3 November 2014

Royal Caribbean's newest cruise ship, the Quantum of the Seas, has been described as the world's first smart ship and we can see why with its robot bar, sky diving machine, virtual balconies and bumper car experience. It's a big ship, measuring 348 metres... >>

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas: We step aboard the smartest ship afloat

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas: We step aboard the smartest ship afloat

By 3 November 2014

Mirror, mirror on the wall, which ship is the smartest of them all? Quantum of the Seas is the answer the Royal Carribean mirror would give, but we wanted to find out for ourselves what makes this new cruise ship the "world's first smartship". From a... >>

Ambulance Drone flies at 100kph for a response time of just one minute

Ambulance Drone flies at 100kph for a response time of just one minute

By 3 November 2014

A new Ambulance Drone has been created to help anyone that suffers a heart attack. The drone features a built-in defibrillator meaning it can resuscitate a person on arrival. The Ambulance Drone should increase a heart attack suffer's chances of survival... >>

This is what HP's MB Chronowing not-so-smart smartwatch looks like

This is what HP's MB Chronowing not-so-smart smartwatch looks like

By 31 October 2014

MB Chronowing from Hewlett-Packard seems more watch than smart. And ahead of its launch next week, the first close-up images and in-depth details about the wearable have emerged. HP was thought to be in the running for best looking smartwatch, even outdoing... >>