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Amazon Kindle Voyage official: Top of the line eBook reader with next-gen Paperwhite display

Amazon Kindle Voyage official: Top of the line eBook reader with next-gen Paperwhite display

By 18 September 2014

Amazon has announced a more high-end option to its Kindle Paperwhite eBook reader and, as leaked a day early by the retailer's German and Japanese sites, it's called the Kindle Voyage. In addition, the company has replaced its entry-level model with... >>

Apple Watch to cost from $349 but could go up to $5K, says expert

Apple Watch to cost from $349 but could go up to $5K, says expert

By 17 September 2014

Those of you who are eager to buy the fancy 18-carat gold version of Apple's Watch Edition sometime early next year better start saving your loose change now. It's expected to cost at least a couple of mortgage payments. More specifically, Daring Fireball's... >>

5 great gadgets you definitely shouldn't buy right now

5 great gadgets you definitely shouldn't buy right now

By 17 September 2014

It is inevitable with technology and gadgets that they will eventually be refreshed and bettered in many ways, often leaving you one step behind the latest trends. And with many devices, that refresh can come too soon. Smartphones are often on a yearly... >>

Net-A-Porter now selling Made for Glass by Diane von Furstenberg, Google Glass gets sexy

Net-A-Porter now selling Made for Glass by Diane von Furstenberg, Google Glass gets sexy

By 17 September 2014

Net-A-Porter claims to be the first third-party retailer to stock Google Glass in the UK. The online fashion store now ranges a series of DVF Made for Glass specs in a variety of colours. Available from Net-A-Porter.com, the five different models in... >>

Lego Serious Play is the grown-up office toy you'll always wish you had

Lego Serious Play is the grown-up office toy you'll always wish you had

By 17 September 2014

Some of the sparkly new offices on the start-up scene have their fun foibles installed, such as foosball and ping-pong tables (table tennis if you like). Some have slides and swings, fun is positively promoted, and yet these outfits continue to get the... >>

Uneasy with Facebook owning Oculus Rift? Totem VR starts Kickstarter round to offer alternative

Uneasy with Facebook owning Oculus Rift? Totem VR starts Kickstarter round to offer alternative

By 16 September 2014

A Montreal startup has started a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter in order to bring its virtual reality headset to the next level and eventually even ready for mass production. Vrvana hopes to raise $350,000 CAD (£195,300). Funds will go toward manufacturing... >>

Misfit Flash makes fitness and sleep tracking accessible to everyone, priced under £50

Misfit Flash makes fitness and sleep tracking accessible to everyone, priced under £50

By 16 September 2014

Misfit, the wearable devices company behind the previously released Shine, has introduced a new fitness and sleep tracker that costs less than many on the market, yet remains fully featured. The Misfit Flash costs a penny shy of £50 and, like the Shine,... >>

Yes, you can enter the Lego Star Wars Oscars as The Golden Brickies Awards opens

Yes, you can enter the Lego Star Wars Oscars as The Golden Brickies Awards opens

By 16 September 2014

Lego has launched its own Oscars-style awards for the best Star Wars-themed builds and photos in the UK. The Golden Brickies, illustrated by the Lego version of C-3PO on a typical Academy Award plinth, is split into several categories and the toy company... >>

Can’t pay by NFC on London Underground today, how about wearing a Barclaycard bPay wristband?

Can’t pay by NFC on London Underground today, how about wearing a Barclaycard bPay wristband?

By 16 September 2014

London's underground train network now accepts contactless payments as well as Oyster Cards on its entry gates and Barclaycard has ensured that its payment wristband is compatible. Transport for London has today started to accept payments on cards and... >>

Can Tag Heuer bring us a smartwatch we actually want to wear?

Can Tag Heuer bring us a smartwatch we actually want to wear?

By 15 September 2014

Tag Heuer has expressed its interest in launching its own smartwatch, which could bring about the clash of the old world and the new, and result in a smartwatch you'd actually want.  Talking to Swiss newspaper NZZ am Sonntag, Jean-Claude Biver, head... >>