Tag: CES 2016

CES 2018: New Acer Laptops Unveiled, Including ‘World’s Thinnest’ Swift 7

Acer reportedly boasted that its Swift 7 laptop is currently the 'world's thinnest' laptop. The firm's CES 2018 lineup even includes last year's IFA favorites, the Switch 7 Black Edition and Orion 9000 gaming rig.

CES 2018 January 8, 2018

Xiaomi Says It's Not Making Money From Selling Smartphones, So What Is Its Strategy?

Xiaomi executives revealed that the company remains unfazed despite the sharp decline of smartphones sales this year. The company reiterated its key income drivers come from its range of smart home devices.

Business Tech November 27, 2016

Fitbit Announces New Fashion Fitness Tracker Alta, Preorders Start Today

Fitbit announced a new fitness tracker that lets the user swap its band to go from a day to night look.

Wearable Tech February 3, 2016

MegaBots Giant Robot Battle At CES 2016 Was A Bust

MegaBot's giant Mark II robot was supposed to show off its fighting skills at CES but things didn’t go as planned, destroying some boxes instead. Is there a profitable future for giant robot fights?

Robotics January 13, 2016

Spectacular Intel 'Drone 100' Lit Up The Sky And Broke World Records [Video]

Intel made history after successfully staging a spectacular display of drones in Germany. With 100 small drones involved, the performance earned a new world record title for the ‘Most Unmanned Aerial Vehicles airborne simultaneously.’

FUTURE TECH January 13, 2016

Jaq Is A Credit Card-Shaped Device That Can Charge Your Phone With Water

This new charging device fits in your pocket and uses salt water to produce energy. JAQ smartphone charge was presented in the recently concluded CES 2016.

Smartphones January 12, 2016

Twitter Will Reportedly Allow Brands To Use Regular Users' Tweets In Ads

Twitter is reportedly in the works to release a new ad unit that would allow brands to access a gallery of tweets related to them sent from regular users to share as part as their ad campaigns.

Internet January 11, 2016

Remodeling A Kitchen In Virtual Reality

You can remodel bathrooms, too, using the Oculus Rift.

Wearable Tech January 11, 2016

Lenovo Is Making A Project Tango Smartphone For $500: Here’s Why You Should Care

In collaboration with Google, Lenovo will be the first device manufacturer to roll out a consumer-ready smartphone that features Project Tango. The device is set to launch in the summer of 2016.

Smartphones January 11, 2016

Apple Reportedly Blocked Volkswagen From Demonstrating CarPlay At CES 2016

Apple allegedly bans Volkswagen from showcasing its wireless CarPlay at CES 2016. Volkswagen may need to wait until Apple launches the feature in its own event.

Automotive Tech January 11, 2016

Casio WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch Rocked CES 2016, So Here's A Closer Look At Specs

Casio turned quite a few heads at CES 2016 with its rugged WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch, and we have to admit we're impressed. Here's a closer look at what this Android Wear powerhouse has to offer.

Fitness/Sports January 11, 2016

Playing 'Assassin’s Creed Syndicate' And 'Grand Theft Auto V' With My Eyes

Don't worry, it's definitely as cool as it sounds.

Geek January 11, 2016

Misfit's New Earbuds Also Track Activity And Sleep, Naturally

They're basically a Misfit Shine with headphones attached.

Wearable Tech January 10, 2016

Check Out These Running Shoes With A Crazy Built-In Shock-Absorbing Spring System

It's built to help absorb impact and steady the runner.

Wearable Tech January 10, 2016

A Look At QuitBit, The Anti-Smoking Smart Cigarette Lighter

Success means never having to use it again.

Gadgets January 10, 2016

The Spherical Luna Cam Shoots VR-Ready 2K Video For Under $500

And it actually looks pretty good.

Gadgets January 10, 2016

Spün Is Taking Calorie Counting Seriously With A Set Of Smart Utensils

They know if you've been good or bad.

Gadgets January 10, 2016

No Internet Access? No Problem! This $79 Endless Mini PC Makes Websites Available Offline

The Endless Mini PC will allow users with limited or non-Internet access to continue enjoying their favorite PC apps and web pages wherever and whenever they want. Priced at only $79, the company’s aim is to make a number of computing opportunities accessible to everyone.

Computers January 10, 2016

The Ehang 184 Is A Human-Sized Autonomous Drone That Can Fly You Around Without A Pilot, But Don’t Get Excited Yet

The Ehang 184 promises a future where the highways are replaced with skyways filled with the world's first passenger drone that requires no license to fly. Sounds too good to be true? It is for now, at least.

FUTURE TECH January 10, 2016

Hands-On With A Gadget That Turns Furniture Into A Giant Rumble Pack

Get ready for some good, old-fashioned couch-shaking fun.

Geek January 10, 2016

The Soles On These New Balance Running Shoes Were Made On A 3D Printer

New Balance and 3D Systems team up to create some fascinating (and likely prohibitively expensive) 3D-printed running shoes.

Gadgets January 10, 2016

And Then There’s Laundroid, The Laundry Folding Robot

Because there are still some menial tasks we haven’t managed to outsource to robots just yet.

FUTURE TECH January 10, 2016

The Human Charger: Earbuds Full Of Daylight Designed To Defeat Jet Lag

It beams white light directly to your brain.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

All The Coolest Smartwatches At CES 2016: Fitbit Blaze, Casio Smart Outdoor Watch, Razer Nabu Watch And More

This year at CES, a bevy of hot, new smartwatches have been showed off. We've sorted through them and created a list of the coolest smartwatches at CES 2016.

January 9, 2016

Martian’s Smart Kindred Vip Jewelry Is Intense

Finally, phone call notifications on fancy bracelets.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

Misfit Maintains Its Minimalistic Ways With the Ray Fitness Band

The Ray offers similiar functionalities as the Shine, is a sleeker package.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

FitBit Steps Up Its Game With the Color Screen Blaze, We Go Hands-On

FitBit tries to split the difference between fitness tracker and smartwatch.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

$99 Will Get You a Smart WaterBottle That Tracks Hydration

And it won't shut up about it!

Gadgets January 9, 2016

RideBlock Tracks Skateboard Tricks From the Bottom of the Board

It sends your best moves to a mobile app.

Gadgets January 9, 2016

Wrists-On With a Prototype of Blocks’ Modular Take on the Smartwatch

It's shaping up to be an extremely fascinating project.

Wearable Tech January 9, 2016

Vuze is Aiming to Deliver Portable Virtual Reality Shooting for (Just) Under $1,000

And it's shaping up to be a pretty solid little device

Gadgets January 9, 2016

CES 2016 Keynote: YouTube Red Aimed At Younger Audiences Who Prefer Watching Viral Content

Robert Kyncl claimed that YouTube's paid subsciption is targeted towards younger audiences who want to create their own content and be the next Internet sensation. Find out why he thinks YouTube Red will gain traction with the younger crowd.

Internet Culture January 9, 2016

More Than 100 Games Now In Development For PlayStation VR Headset: Sony CEO

Sony's CEO revealed that its PlayStation VR will have more than 100 games. The company received quite a good reaction from developers, boosting its bank of titles for the upcoming virtual reality headset.

Gaming January 9, 2016

Samsung, Acer, Lenovo Announce New Chromebooks At CES 2016: Which One’s Right For You?

The supply of Chromebook models have been replenished, as Samsung, Acer and Lenovo reveal new models at CES 2016. With more choices at hand, which one best suits you?

Computers January 9, 2016

When Will The BlackBerry Priv Get Android 6.0 Marshmallow? You'll Find Out In Q1 2016

BlackBerry said it will announce specific details on the Priv Android 6.0 Marshmallow update in the first quarter of 2016. This means that the device, which runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box, will not receive the latest Android OS anytime soon.

Smartphones January 9, 2016

CES 2016 Highlights: YouTube Unveils GoPro Partnership For 360-Degree Odyssey VR Camera

At the CES 2016, YouTube's Robert Kyncl told the audience why the video digital entertainment will replace TV watching in the future. He also announced a partnership between GoPro and YouTube, aimed at delivering more 360-degree video content.

Digital Imaging January 9, 2016

BlackBerry Joins Self-Driving Car Race At CES 2016, Unveiling QNX Software For Driverless Cars

BlackBerry showcased its QNX self-driving technology at CES 2016 on a modified Toyota Highlander and a Jeep Wrangler. Read on to see the prospects of BlackBerry’s autonomous driving technologies in a market divided between Google and Tesla.

Automotive Tech January 9, 2016

A Plant Pot That's Also An Air Purifier

Clairy harnesses the plant's filtering properties to remove pollutants from the air.

Gadgets January 8, 2016

Here’s What Your Computer Needs To Run Virtual Reality Games Flawlessly, According To Nvidia

Planning to jump right into the world of VR once the Oculus Rift and other VR goggles become available? Well, it is not going to be cheap because your computer systems will require some expensive components.

Computers January 8, 2016

Here’s A Patch That Monitors For Early Signs Of An Asthma Attack

The ADAMM is designed to catch asthma attacks before they strike.

Wearable Tech January 8, 2016

Reach Bionics Is Developing A VR System Controlled By The User’s Facial Expressions

It's still in its early protoyping stage, but it's fascinating nonetheless.

Wearable Tech January 8, 2016

Robotic Luggage Designed To Follow Its Owner Around

It can also charge phones and perform a few other cool tricks.

Gadgets January 8, 2016

A Robotic Bartender That Mixes Cocktails With The Tap Of A Smartphone

The Somabar mixes drinks in seconds.

Gadgets January 8, 2016

This Is What A ‘Game Console For Dogs’ Looks Like

It's designed to stimulate a dog's brain functions.

Gadgets January 8, 2016

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