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Goodbye batteries, skin powered gadgets are finally here

Goodbye batteries, skin powered gadgets are finally here

By 3 February 2015

Wearables and smart clothing are going to be appearing in huge numbers in 2015 but the problem with them will always be the same – power. Or will it? A breakthrough flexible nanogenerator, revealed at the MEMS 2015 conference last week, could fix power... >>

New Pebble products and software coming later this year, says CEO

New Pebble products and software coming later this year, says CEO

By 2 February 2015

Pebble hasn't decided to give up just because Apple Watch is launching in two months and Google plans to forge ahead with Android Wear. On the contrary, it's suiting up for battle. Eric Migicovsky, CEO and founder of Pebble, told The Verge that his company... >>

Raspberry Pi 2 explained: Windows 10, bigger power, and more

Raspberry Pi 2 explained: Windows 10, bigger power, and more

By 2 February 2015

The Raspberry Pi Foundation is using Microsoft to help garner excitement over the announcement of its new Raspberry Pi 2. The low-cost computer has been upgraded to include a more powerful processor and twice as much RAM, and for the first time, you can... >>

Time is running out to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest

Time is running out to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest

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Fancy winning an ASUS ZenWatch? What about designing a watch face that will be available to all ZenWatch owners around the world? If you think you've got what it takes then there is still time (geddit) to enter the Asus Face the Future Design Contest.... >>

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B released today with quad-core SoC and 1GB RAM

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B released today with quad-core SoC and 1GB RAM

By 2 February 2015

Geeks of the world rejoice, the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B has been announced by element14. While this wasn't expected until 2017 the manufacturer will be dishing out the upgraded hardware early, today. The Raspberry Pi Model B is a super-powered version... >>

Zepp Golf motion tracker updated: The sports wearable that genuinely improves your swing

Zepp Golf motion tracker updated: The sports wearable that genuinely improves your swing

By 30 January 2015

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... >>

Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review: Going for gold

Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review: Going for gold

By 30 January 2015

Paper by FiftyThree is a beautiful app that allows you to draw to your heart's content on the iPad with little interference. And recently, the developer announced a tie-in with Adobe to make Paper compatible with the Creative Cloud. However, that's not... >>

What comes next after we're done with the Internet of Things? Intel gives us some clues

What comes next after we're done with the Internet of Things? Intel gives us some clues

By 30 January 2015

What's going to be the next big thing after the Internet of Things? It might be a massive trend right now, but once the standards have been cracked and every device and appliance you own is connected to the cloud and each other, eyes will be looking... >>

Never feel trapped on a flight again: Quantas adds Samsung Gear VR to its planes

Never feel trapped on a flight again: Quantas adds Samsung Gear VR to its planes

By 30 January 2015

One of the best places to escape the confines of reality is probably on a flight. So rather ideally Quantas flights between Australia and the US will now offer Samsung Gear VR headsets to whisk passengers off to virtual reality. The Samsung Gear VR... >>

Forget 3D, 4DX is the future of cinema and here's why

Forget 3D, 4DX is the future of cinema and here's why

By 30 January 2015

Cineworld in Milton Keynes has given a glimpse of what the future of cinema may be and it's not 3D. In fact, it's beyond 3D as we found out in the UK's first ever 4DX screening. We were invited to the cinema's screening of Kingsman: The Secret Service... >>