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LG G Watch R official, circular smartwatches are the new thing to lust after

LG G Watch R official, circular smartwatches are the new thing to lust after

By 28 August 2014

LG has detailed its latest smartwatch ahead of the consumer electronics tradeshow IFA in Berlin, as teased online a couple of days ago, revealing a circular design to go up against the Moto 360 from Motorola. Following the reception of the Moto 360 watch... >>

Samsung Gear S smartwatch surprisingly unveiled before IFA, curved display and 3G connectivity

Samsung Gear S smartwatch surprisingly unveiled before IFA, curved display and 3G connectivity

By 28 August 2014

Samsung has announced a new smartwatch, the Gear S ahead of its Samsung Unpacked event during the IFA consumer electronics trade show in Berlin. The Samsung Gear S comes with a curved screen and 3G connectivity so you don't need to worry about a having... >>

Apple's iWatch wearable to show up at September event, could work with HomeKit?

Apple's iWatch wearable to show up at September event, could work with HomeKit?

By 27 August 2014

Apple's rumoured iWatch will debut alongside two new iPhones on 9 September, it's claimed. It's been widely reported that the iWatch will show up at Apple's next event. But now Recode, which has an impeccable track record when it comes to Apple rumours,... >>

London’s hybrid buses to wirelessly recharge at stops

London’s hybrid buses to wirelessly recharge at stops

By 27 August 2014

Hybrid London buses that use batteries and a motor will now start recharging at stops, wirelessly. The inductive charge should mean the engine won't need to be used as much, or at all. The inductive charging, built into the bus stops, will be trialled... >>

Kobo Aura H2O is the eBook reader you can drop in the swimming pool

Kobo Aura H2O is the eBook reader you can drop in the swimming pool

By 27 August 2014

Kobo has announced a new version of its top-end eBook reader that you can read near the pool or sea without fear of dropping it. The Kobo Aura H2O is waterproof for up to 30 minutes in one metre of water, so will survive a dunking. It is IP67 certified... >>

Next LG G Watch to be round and launched at IFA in Berlin

Next LG G Watch to be round and launched at IFA in Berlin

By 26 August 2014

No sooner has LG released one Android Wear smartwatch than it's about to unveil another. Although we've not had confirmation of the name yet, the company's "newest wearable" has already been teased by LG Mobile Global and if the not so subtle clues... >>

These new technologies will shape our future

These new technologies will shape our future

By 26 August 2014

The expected future of technology, where everyone zips about in flying cars or lives on the Moon, might not turn out quite like that. Instead disruptive new technologies are changing the way we live now and will change our lives in the future entirely.... >>

Undercover Colors nail polish developed for detecting date-rape drugs in drinks

Undercover Colors nail polish developed for detecting date-rape drugs in drinks

By 26 August 2014

A new type of polish, called Undercover Colors, has been developed to change colour when subjected to date-rape drugs. Undercover Colors was developed by four Carolina State University students as a means of detecting date-rape drugs in drinks on a night... >>

Jawbone Up data reveals 2014 South Napa earthquake kept many people up all night

Jawbone Up data reveals 2014 South Napa earthquake kept many people up all night

By 25 August 2014

Jawbone has shared the sleeping patterns of some Up wearers directly affected by the 2014 South Napa earthquake that occured on Sunday morning, indicating the power of wearables when used for informational purposes and not just fitness tracking.  On... >>

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company

By 25 August 2014

Shell is one of a handful of companies to publicly display Oculus Rift content that has no connection to its gaming abilities. And it's the first time we've seen the headset itself adorned in branded colours. The Shell V-Power Oculus Rift experience is... >>