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Kolibree smart toothbrush saves you from toothaches - App included

The Kolibree smart toothbrush is every dentist's dream. It connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth and sends analysis of your brushing technique to an app on your smartphone. Kolibree even encourages you to improve by making it into a game.

Gadgets April 12, 2014

Google Chrome beta for Android can push HTML5 videos to Chromecast: Is it worth using?

Chrome beta for Android has improved. Now users can push favorite videos on the web to their Chromecast.

Gadgets April 13, 2014

Sweden’s WizzCom makes 3D TV without the glasses, possible

Sweden's WizzCom 3D has launched a series of monitors delivering 3D imaging without the need for those pesky glasses.

Gadgets April 12, 2014

Google Play Music hooks up with Sonos speakers - It's a match made in heaven

Sonos speakers just got a whole lot cooler. Now, Android users can connect directly to the Sonos speakers using the Google Play Music app or the Sonos app.

Gadgets April 10, 2014

New Logitech keyboard enhances TV experience from the couch

New Logitech illuminated keyboard aims to make viewers' television experience easier and more accessible.

Gadgets April 12, 2014

How a small music box lead to a 21st century chemistry set that won a $50K research prize

A Standford assistant professor innovates what may be the next great chemistry set for solving global issues and spurring more students into science fields.

Gadgets April 9, 2014

Rapper 50 Cent to pay top dollar to settle headphone legal dispute

Rapper 50 Cent will be shelling out a lot of pennies as part of a ruling that has him paying Florida headphone manufacturer Sleek Audio for giving away company designs to a competitor. The decision was handed down last year, but was only recently confirmed by a Miami court.

Gadgets April 9, 2014

Chromecast homescreen gets personal with photos and weather reports

New leaks indicate that the Chromecast homescreen might get a bit more personal. The leaked source code allegedly shows the Chromecast homescreen decorated with personal pictures, weather reports and other new features. Is this the next Chromecast update?

Gadgets April 9, 2014

Researchers at Stanford University create mind-reading video game controller

Researchers have found a way to create a video game controller that is capable of reading the mind.

Gadgets April 9, 2014

Get ready for your sixth sense: Mobile tech and Internet of Things entering next phase

Our mobile devices may soon be interacting with just about every other device in our lives as the Internet of Things readies for take-off.

Gadgets April 8, 2014

Maryland startup M3D introduces $300 3D printer on Kickstarter

A new 3D printer is readying itself for massive market appeal, after garnering nearly $500,000 on Kickstarter in its first day.

Gadgets April 8, 2014

StoreDot battery charges your smartphone in 30 seconds flat - See it in action

StoreDot showed off a brand-new smartphone charger prototype that can charge the Samsung Galaxy S4 in 30 seconds flat. So far, the charger only works with the S4, but StoreDot plans on adding functionality for many other leading smartphones soon.

Gadgets April 7, 2014

Crowd sourced 3D printer looks to kickstart consumer side of business

M3D's kickstarter launch today attracted not only a lot of attention, but a pocketful of pledges as the company attempts to get its low-cost, consumer-friendly 3D printer off the ground. The company reached its pledge goal within minutes and, after just a few hours, had more than 1,700 backers.

Gadgets April 7, 2014

Google plans to disrupt smart TV market with Android TV

Rumors are abounding that Google is preparing to launch a new smart TV, dubbed Android TV, that aims at easier content accessibility and user friendliness.

Gadgets April 7, 2014

Google is working on Android TV for the living room: Is it similar to Amazon Fire TV?

Google wants the living room, and it is willing to make another bold attempt to make it happen. Android TV may be its best bet yet.

Gadgets April 6, 2014

Five-year-old boy hacks into dad’s Xbox Live account: Space...enter... w$#@ Microsoft

One boy from San Diego did not use any complicated hacking technique but has hit the headlines for getting into his dad's Xbox Live account. Find out what Kristoffer Von Hassel did.

Gadgets April 5, 2014

Amazon hopes to make online food shopping a dashing experience for AmazonFresh customers

Amazon is piloting a small stick barcode scanner for AmazonFresh customers in California and Washington and claims the technology will make finding and buying needed grocery items easier than ever.

Gadgets April 7, 2014

Amazon Fire TV: How will it fare against Apple TV, Roku and Google Chromecast?

With Amazon's Fire TV launch, many are already beginning to look at how it's different from Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku. Which one should you get?

Gadgets April 12, 2014

Nokia shows off MD-12 mini wireless speaker alongside the Lumia 930

Nokia introduced a small, powerful wireless speaker called the MD-12, in addition to the new Lumia 930 smartphone on Wednesday. The new speaker may be small, but it packs a huge punch and it comes in the same bright colors as Nokia's Lumia smartphones.

Gadgets April 4, 2014

Slow public Wi-Fi got you down? Don't despair, Qualcomm chipset will soon speed things up

As the popularity of Wi-Fi increases, its performance has decreased. Qualcomm chipsets use new antenna tech to dramatically boost download speeds.

Gadgets April 3, 2014

Amazon's official 'Gary Busey meets Amazon Fire TV' commercial recycles his Celebrity Apprentice task and fails in exactly the same manner

Amazon tapped Gary Busey and the actor's eccentric ways to educate consumers on its new Amazon Fire TV set-top box.

Gadgets April 7, 2014

Amazon Fire TV vs. Apple TV vs. Google Chromecast: Who will win?

Amazon entered the TV battle royale Wednesday with the introduction of Fire TV, a set-top box complete with a controller. Fire TV costs $99 just like Apple TV, which is significantly more than Chromecast, which goes for just $35. So, which one is best for you?

Gadgets April 3, 2014

Amazon announces FireTV set-top box: A possible cloud based video game console?

Amazon is aiming to step above the competition with its new set-top box that is also a video game console.

Gadgets April 2, 2014

LG goes OLED with new table lamp design, eliminates the light bulb entirely

LED lighting is so 2013 now that LG has introduced its OLED Table Lamp. The lamp takes advantage of the OLED panel's flat nature to deliver a neat design that is incapable using any other technology.

Gadgets April 1, 2014

Chromecast tacks on Crackle, Rdio, Vudu and PlayOn - Take that, Amazon TV!

Google will add Crackle, Rdio, PlayOn and Vudu to its list of streaming service partners for Chromecast, just days ahead of the highy-anticipated Amazon TV announcement. Will it be enough to keep Roku and Amazon TV at bay?

Gadgets March 31, 2014

Point-and-shoot digicam market still taking swings as Olympus intros new underwater model

The new 16MP Tough TG-3 iHS takes pics up to 50-feet underwater and includes built-in Wi-Fi that supports remote control via an iOS or Android device.

Gadgets April 4, 2014

Peek-a-boo, I see you! Spy Cam Peek-I lets you snoop on people nearby

Spy cams aren't just for James Bond anymore. With the Peek-I spy cam, you can take discrete photos of things you probably shouldn't be looking at - or photographing, for that matter.

Gadgets March 31, 2014

Google requires new Android devices to scream "Powered by Android" on boot up or else...

Is Google suffering from a power trip syndrome? Boot up your Android devices and see for yourself.

Gadgets March 30, 2014

Facebook's Zuckerberg looks to use lasers, drones and satellites to bring the web to the world

Facebook revealed to the world today its Connectivity Lab, which has been working on ways to help fulfill CEO Mark Zuckerberg's pet project of bringing Internet access to the entire planet. Some of the technologies being considered are literally out of this world and include orbiting satellites and drones using lasers to deliver data to the earthbound.

Gadgets March 29, 2014

Microsoft showcases Kinect for Windows v2: Yes, that hardware just looks like its Xbox One version

The second version of Kinect for Windows is soon to be rolled out. Here's what to expect.

Gadgets March 29, 2014

Amazon TV to debut April 2 - Break out the popcorn

Amazon will finally introduce its video-streaming device on April 2nd during an event in New York at 11 a.m. EST. Amazon TV has been a long time coming, so fans of Amazon's online media library are more than a little excited about the event.

Gadgets March 27, 2014

Samsung's bright idea: a Bluetooth-controlled LED light bulb

How many people does it take to screw in a light bulb? Still just one, but now that single person can also control up to 64 different bulbs if they are installing one of Samsung's new Bluetooth-enabled bulbs.

Gadgets March 27, 2014

Who you gonna call? HD video camera helps spot ghostly activity in New Hampshire store

Apparitions and lights turning on and off by themselves are par for the course at the Ellacoya Country Store, but this time the pesky poltergeist went over the line smashing a cake dish top. The ghostly activity was captured by the store's camera.

Gadgets March 27, 2014

More racially diverse emojis! That’s the latest cry and Apple is responding

Of the over 800 Emojis, apparently there’s a lack of minority representation, so says Miley Cyrus, Tahj Mowry and MTV Act's Joey Parker

Gadgets March 27, 2014

Forget GoPro. Panasonic rolls out HX-A500 wearable camera that shoots 4K videos

Have an extraordinary adventure coming up? You might want to get the hottest camcorder to date, to record it.

Gadgets March 25, 2014

New Apple TV with redesigned iOS software and Game Store set to be released

Apple is reportedly planning an update for its Apple TV in the form of hardware and software. The device will have a redesigned interface and access to a "Game Store".

Gadgets March 24, 2014

LG unveils Smart Lamp: Intelligent bulb links with iOS and Android devices

LG may well have brought about the future of home lighting with its new “smart bulb.” The Korean company has unveiled a new type of bulb with a surprising trick up its sleeves.

Gadgets March 24, 2014

Attack of the Drones - Snoopy drone can steal your smartphone data

Forget about the NSA, there's a new drone named Snoopy that can steal all your smartphone data while it's flying in the sky. A group of hackers created the drone and will show it off at Black Hat Asia in Singapore.

Gadgets March 24, 2014

REVIEW: NYNE’s new Bass Portable, Wireless Speaker Delivers Big Outdoor Sound

The new NYNE Bass is a solidly built, rugged wireless speaker system featuring Bluetooth 4.0, device charging over USB and 10 hours of battery life.

Gadgets March 21, 2014

HP's Meg Whitman accepts 3D printing challenge

Hewlett-Packard has not even shown a mock-up of a 3D printer yet, but its CEO said the company has been watching the category intently and when it does finally roll out a product it will be faster and better than what is now available.

Gadgets March 20, 2014

Apple patent reveals multitouch nib stylus for iPad - What now, Samsung?

A new Apple patent shows the company's plans for a multitouch nib stylus, which expands on demand. It's unknown if the stylus will ever become reality, as most patented devices don't ever reach store shelves.

Gadgets March 21, 2014

Samsung reveals Gear 2 smartwatch and Gear Fit fitness band price and release date details

Samsung has announced pricing and release date details for its Gear 2 smartwatch and Gear Fit fitness band. The Gear 2 and Gear Fit are Samsung's second attempt at the growing smartwatch market.

Gadgets March 20, 2014

Amazon to ship Android 'Chromecast-like' set-top streaming device in April

Amazon will reportedly ship its streaming set-top device in April and it will resemble Google's thumb drive sized Chromecast.

Gadgets March 18, 2014

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