Science And Technology News | Trending science, technology and gadget news, reviews and analysis
Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed

Random Quote

Information is not knowledge.

— Albert Einstein

CNET


The Gadget Show

Top 5 Smartphones of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Smartphones of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon runs down our favourite handsets 2014 has had to offer!From:The Gadget ShowViews:731196ratingsTime:02:39More inScience & Technology
- 26 Jan 15, 1:02am -
Best Gadget of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Best Gadget of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon reveals our favourite gadget of 2014!From:The Gadget ShowViews:572383ratingsTime:00:53More inScience & Technology
- 24 Jan 15, 11:44am -
Top 5 Gaming Hardware of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Gaming Hardware of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon counts down the gaming hardware that has excited us this year!From:The Gadget ShowViews:621988ratingsTime:02:31More inScience & Technology
- 24 Jan 15, 8:55am -
Bowers & Wilkins T7 Review - The Gadget Show
Bowers & Wilkins T7 Review - The Gadget ShowIs the Bowers & Wilkins T7 the best Bluetooth speaker ever made? We definitely think it's a contender, watch our review to find out why.....From:The Gadget ShowViews:325521ratingsTime:02:37More…
- 23 Jan 15, 6:22am -
Series 20 - Episode 14 Teaser
Series 20 - Episode 14 TeaserIn next week's edition of The Gadget Show we've got another hour crammed full of all the must have tech including a run down of the best games this year has ...From:The Gadget ShowViews:165414ratingsTime:02:10…
- 22 Jan 15, 3:14pm -
Top 5 TV Tech of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 TV Tech of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon shows off the Gadget Show's favourite TV tech of 2014!From:The Gadget ShowViews:279148ratingsTime:01:52More inScience & Technology
- 22 Jan 15, 12:00am -
Top 5 Tablets of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Tablets of 2014 - The Gadget ShowIt's that time of the year again when we run down our favourite tech the year has had to offer. First up, tablets! Jon shows off our favourites that 2014 has...From:The Gadget ShowViews:479668ratingsT…
- 21 Jan 15, 4:39pm -
Top 5 Computing of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Computing of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon runs down our favourite laptops, desktops and computing gadgets of 2014!From:The Gadget ShowViews:467975ratingsTime:02:36More inScience & Technology
- 21 Jan 15, 5:42am -
Top 5 Games of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Games of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon showcases our favourite games of the year!From:The Gadget ShowViews:280062ratingsTime:02:29More inScience & Technology
- 21 Jan 15, 5:36am -
Top 5 Phablets of 2014 - The Gadget Show
Top 5 Phablets of 2014 - The Gadget ShowJon counts down our favourite large form factor smartphones of 2014!From:The Gadget ShowViews:383163ratingsTime:03:00More inScience & Technology
- 19 Jan 15, 9:24am -
Gadget Digest 28th November 2014
Gadget Digest 28th November 2014Plenty of the major tech players have been pretty quiet this past week, but we've still seen some brilliantly innovative gadgets hit the news. Check them all...From:The Gadget ShowViews:183219ratingsTime:03…
- 13 Jan 15, 1:18am -
Series 20: Episode 13 - Teaser
Series 20: Episode 13 - TeaserNext week we're getting festive in our Christmas special! Tune in Monday 8th December, 7pm on Channel 5....From:The Gadget ShowViews:154410ratingsTime:01:47More inScience & Technology
- 13 Jan 15, 1:18am -

Just Gadgets

  • new11 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today
    BGR readers, you know what time it is... it's time for a nice big helping of paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free. Today's list doesn't have as many apps as yesterday's did — some of the ones on yesterday's list are still free, by the…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:33pm -
  • Here’s one iPhone lock screen security exploit you shouldn’t worry about
    A newly discovered iPhone vulnerability can bypass your lockscreen code, but it will probably not affect you anytime soon. Security researcher Benjamin Kunz Mejri from Vulnerability Laboratory stumbled upon an authentication issue that affects iPhon…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 12:35am -
  • 13 paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time
    Holy moly what a Super Bowl, right?!? Just kidding, it was a pretty awful game, though it was nice to see Manning string together a championship so late in his career. You know what will help you get over how disappointingly boring the game was —…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 5:36pm -
  • Imagination Tech CEO steps down; warns of operating loss
    By Paul Sandle LONDON (Reuters) - Imagination Technologies, a supplier of graphics technology to Apple, said its chief executive ‍Hossein Yassaie had quit, departing as the British company warned it would make an operating loss this year. Non-execu…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 9:20am -
  • iPhone 5se rumored to launch with pink color option, along with Silver and Space Grey
    A pair of reliable sources have pegged March 15 as the date when Apple will introduce a trio of new products, including an iPhone 5se, an iPad Air 3, and a subtly enhanced version of the Apple Watch. As the date steadily approaches, more details surr…
    - 4 days ago 6 Feb 16, 5:45pm -
  • Unhackable brain scans may some day replace passwords
    - 4 days ago 6 Feb 16, 1:55am -
  • Need some juice? Here’s how to charge your iPhone almost twice as fast
    If your iPhone dies and you need to juice up as quickly as possible, there's an incredible and little-known tip that can help you charge up your iPhone faster than ever. While most people know that charging your iPhone in Airplane Mode can help spee…
    - 4 days ago 6 Feb 16, 12:10am -
  • BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs

    BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs

    BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software business.…
    - 4 days ago 6 Feb 16, 12:08am -
  • Batman v. Superman, Miles Ahead, Get a Job, and 6 other new trailers of the week
    It's been a busy week for movie trailers and we're here to recap the biggest ones including Batman v. Superman, Zoolander 2, and the new Ice Age. Without further ado, here are some of the movie trailers you shouldn't miss out on this week. DON’T…
    - 4 days ago 5 Feb 16, 10:25pm -
  • 180-year-old piano likely heard by Lincoln to play again

    180-year-old piano likely heard by Lincoln to play again

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The music score, displayed on an incongruous iPad, sits above the ivory keyboard of a piano that Abraham Lincoln likely heard.
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 7:16pm -
  • Follow these 5 steps to keep yourself safe from hackers
    No matter how secure you think your devices are, someone could access your data if they put their mind to it. It's just the reality of the Information Age, but you should still do everything in your power to make yourself less of a target for hack…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 6:22pm -
  • One of the best accounts of what it was like to work with Steve Jobs
    Ever since his death in 2011, we've heard lots of different accounts of what it was really like to work with Steve Jobs . One of the best ones was actually written very shortly after his death but is becoming popular again after being discovered by a…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 5:32pm -
  • 10 of the best closing shots in movie history
    On Wednesday, we shared a video that showed us what it would be like if movies ended as soon as one of the characters said the title . It was genuinely funny, but it got us thinking — what are some of the best endings in movie history? Naturally, t…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 4:42pm -
  • 20 paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free right now
    This week has been packed full of huge lists of paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free, so there's no better way to close it out than by publishing our longest list of al time. We've got 20 new premium iOS apps for you today that are all…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 3:27pm -
  • Apple Music lets Android users do something you can’t do on your iPhone
    It's probably fair to assume that a majority of Apple Music's 15 million+ subscribers own an iPhone or an iPad, but users of the Android app are getting something that iOS users will almost certainly never see: SD card support. DON'T MISS:  Dollars…
    - 6 days ago 4 Feb 16, 6:34pm -
  • 13 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today
    Yesterday's list of paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free was our biggest of the week, but it was also one of our best thanks to the great apps we found. In fact, a bunch of them are still free downloads, so go and see for yourself . Toda…
    - 6 days ago 4 Feb 16, 5:42pm -
  • Wild new theory says Earth may actually be two different planets
    A new theory says Earth is made of two planets, rather than just one. Apparently, our planet is the result of a collision that helped map the course of both Earth as we know it and the moon. DON’T MISS: Fresh iPad Air 3 leak reveals more details ab…
    - 6 days ago 3 Feb 16, 10:55pm -
  • What happens on the Internet in one minute?
    The Internet is an amazing place that gets both better and worse every minute. The web is advancing at a rapid rate, with newly created content generating massive amounts of traffic for an audience that’s also steadily increasing. Currently, there…
    - 6 days ago 3 Feb 16, 10:20pm -
  • Explained: Why your iPhone 6s keeps dying suddenly, and how to fix it
    In the grand scheme of things, Apple's iPhone and iPad device lineup is remarkably stable. No computer is free of all bugs and no computer ever will be completely free of issues, but iOS has become quite stable in recent years — which is much appr…
    - 7 days ago 3 Feb 16, 5:22pm -
  • 15 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now
    Behold, the biggest list of paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free that we'll run this week. Yesterday's post got plenty of traction and several of the apps contained within are still free downloads if you grab them right now . We're keep…
    - 7 days ago 3 Feb 16, 4:36pm -
  • It looks like Apple’s spring event is taking place on March 15th
    While we still don't know for sure when Apple will have its big spring product launch, a report from the reliable Mark Gurman says that the company is looking to have its special press event on March 15th. Gurman cautions that this date could still c…
    - 8 days ago 2 Feb 16, 2:07pm -
  • BlackBerry exec: ‘The future is really Android’
    Yes, it's really time to start digging a grave for BlackBerry 10 . In an interview with India's The Economic Times , BlackBerry exec Damian Tay explained that "the future is really Android" and said that the company may completely ditch its own Bla…
    - 8 days ago 2 Feb 16, 2:50am -
  • The Super Bowl's most memorable trick plays

    The Super Bowl's most memorable trick plays

    The appetite for gadgets and gimmicks at the Super Bowl is typically low. Surprising the other team with a safety blitz or deep pass, sure, but the risk of true trickery can often seem too steep with a title on the line.
    - 9 days ago 1 Feb 16, 8:18pm -
  • 12 paid iPhone apps that are free downloads for a limited time
    As far as paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free go, today's posts is one of the best ones we've run in quite some time. Not only are there a healthy number of apps on today's list — 12 in total — but they span a wide range of genres s…
    - 9 days ago 1 Feb 16, 3:56pm -
  • Fresh iPad Air 3 leak reveals more details about Apple’s most exciting tablet in years
    Apple's November launch of the iPad Pro didn't really do much to alleviate slumping iPad sales. In fact, Apple's most recent earnings report revealed that year over year iPad sales were down 25% while iPad-based revenue was down 21% year over year.…
    - 9 days ago 1 Feb 16, 1:49pm -
  • BlackBerry wins approval to expand share buyback program

    BlackBerry wins approval to expand share buyback program

    BlackBerry Ltd has received approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange to more than double its existing share buyback program and repurchase up to 5.8 percent of its public float, the smartphone maker said on Friday. The approval will allow the Waterlo…
    - 12 days ago 29 Jan 16, 3:59pm -
  • Image of Asia: The disorienting view of virtual reality

    Image of Asia: The disorienting view of virtual reality

    In this photo by Wally Santana, a video game player experiences a virtual reality headset at the Taipei Game Show in Taiwan, which attracted more than 130 game companies and gaming teams from 24 countries. The companies unveiled their latest games an…
    - 12 days ago 29 Jan 16, 11:21am -
  • Report claims Tesla’s game-changing Model 3 will be unveiled in March
    All of a sudden, it looks like Apple's March product launch event won't be the most exciting one in the tech world. Seth Weintraub is reporting that Tesla is planning to announce two new cars at an event this coming March and it sounds like both of…
    - 13 days ago 28 Jan 16, 7:42pm -
  • Tesla is reportedly planning to unveil two new cars in March
    All of a sudden, it looks like Apple's March product launch event won't be the most exciting one in the tech world. Seth Weintraub is reporting that Tesla is planning to announce two new cars at an event this coming March and it sounds like both of…
    - 13 days ago 28 Jan 16, 7:42pm -
  • Hot iPad Air 3 rumor might make you care about tablets again
    When was the last time you really cared about tablets? If you're like me, it was probably around the time that Apple unveiled its third-generation iPad that had a Retina display. That was all the way back in 2012 . Ever since then, despite the releas…
    - 13 days ago 28 Jan 16, 5:13pm -
  • 15 paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time
    Behold: our biggest list of paid  iPhone  and  iPad apps on sale for free of the week. There were so many solid applications being discounted today that we had trouble narrowing things down, so we included a whopping 15 apps in today's post. If y…
    - 13 days ago 28 Jan 16, 3:33pm -
  • Samsung Elec warns of difficult 2016 as smartphone troubles spread

    Samsung Elec warns of difficult 2016 as smartphone troubles spread

    By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd warned on Thursday of possible weaker earnings this year due to softer sales of gadgets such as smartphones, a trend that is also hurting rival Apple Inc and major chipmakers. Th…
    - 13 days ago 28 Jan 16, 8:28am -

Geeks & Gadgets

  • newAT&T Starts Rolling out Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the LG G4
    Sprint and T-Mobile LG G4 has already received the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow, but it seems AT&T is the latest one to join the list of carriers rolling out the latest Marshmallow update for the LG G4. AT&T has started rolling out Android 6.0 Ma…
    - 2 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 7:01am -
  • newLG Teases Always On Display for LG G5
    It’s quite obvious that we’re going to see the LG G5 later this month at the Mobile World Congress 2016. The company has sent out invites for the event, and it seems the Korean manufacturer plans to offer teasers of what the handset will come wi…
    - 2 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 6:36am -
  • newAxis VIDIUS FPV-Camera Drone, Save 21%
    Today’s Geeky Gadgets Deal is the awesome Axis VIDIUS FPV-Camera Drone with 21% off, this cool mini drone normally costs $95 and you can get it for $74.99 in our deals store. The Axis VIDIUS FPV-Camera Drone comes with a 100 foot range and it can…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:52pm -
  • newNew Street Fighter 5 Extended Trailer Released (video)
    Capcom has today released a new Street Fighter 5 extended trailer providing a longer look at the characters you can expect to enjoy playing and follows on from the unveiling and the introduction of Necalli earlier this week. Street Fighter 5 will be…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:45pm -
  • newBloodborne’s Saw Cleaver Re-Created In Real Life By Weapon Smiths (video)
    Bloodborne fans that would like to be able to hold the weapons from the game in real life, may be interested in a new functional replica of the Bloodborne’s iconic Saw Cleaver that has been recreated by real-life blacksmith and weapon smiths Man a…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:31pm -
  • newAndroid Marshmallow Headed To The Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge In Poland Soon
    Samsung is apparently getting ready to release the Android Marshmallow update for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge in  Poland. The handsets recently got the update in South Korea and now T-Mobile Poland has suggested that the update is coming soon…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:25pm -
  • newSound Vibration Ceramic 3D Printing Creates Unique Results (video)
    Here on Geeky Gadgets we have featured plenty of different 3D printing filaments and 3D printing machines, but one unique way of creating patterns whilst 3D printing using ceramic materials has been achieved by pumping music underneath the 3D printi…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:18pm -
  • new1Password For Android Gets Google’s Material Design
    Agile Bits have released 1Password 6 for Android and the latest version of the app, now supports Google’s Material Design. As well as supporting Google’s Material Design, the app also comes with a range of other new features, including support f…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:14pm -
  • newKickstarter Has Helped 100,000 Campaigns Successfully Raise Funds Since Its Launch
    Kickstarter has now helped over 100,000 successfully funded projects since it was first launched back in 2009 and has this week announced reaching the goal, 6 years, 9 months, and 10 days since Kickstarter first launched. The Kickstarter photograph…
    - 18 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:59pm -
  • newApple Makes Its Swift Benchmark Suite Open Source
    Apple has announced that it is making its Swift Benchmark Suite open source, the news was announced by Apple on their Swift website. The source code for Swift Benchmark Suite includes benchmarks, utilities and libraries, you can see more details bel…
    - 18 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:45pm -
  • newGTA V The Last Of Us Mod Now Available To Download (video)
    GTA V players that are also friends of the award-winning The Last Of Us game launched on Sony’s PlayStation, may be interested in a new modification which has been created by 5 Mods user Rapidiment. Rapidiment has created After Us: Rodeo and now m…
    - 18 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:39pm -
  • newiBoardbot Internet Controlled Whiteboard Robot Launched By JJ Robots (video)
    JJ Robots based in Edinburgh, Scotland have created a fun way to stay in contact with family and friends using their iBoardbot which takes the form of an Internet controlled whiteboard robot that is capable of drawing out anything you send to it. iB…
    - 18 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:18pm -
  • newSky Q TV Launches In The UK
    Sky has announced that their new Sky Q TV service is now available in the UK, and prices for the system start at £42 a month plus an up front fee of £99. The company has said that existing Sky HD+ users can expect to pay an extra £12 a month on t…
    - 18 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:17pm -
  • newDestiny Crimson Days Event Begins Today (video)
    Destiny players patiently waiting for the Destiny The Taken King’s Crimson Days event will be pleased to know it has now arrived and starts today February 9th and runs until February 16th starts time take the form of 10.00am PST or 6.00pm GMT or 7…
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:58pm -
  • newPayPal Bans VPN Sites That Offer Netflix Access
    Netflix recently started banning some VPN services from its streaming services that allowed users to get around its region blocks and watch content from other countries. Now it would appear that PayPal is getting in on the act and it has started ban…
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:46pm -
  • newMultipurpose USB Fuse Helps Protect Your Devices While Charging Them Via USB (video)
    Anyone looking for a convenient way to protect electronic devices whilst they are being charged may be interested in a new multipurpose USB fuse board that has been created by Karoly Simon based in Sweden and is available for around £16. The multip…
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:36pm -
  • newNew Raspbian OS Release Now Available For Raspberry Pi Mini PCs
    Simon Long has this week taken to the official Raspberry Pi blog to reveal more details about the new features and additions you can expect to enjoy when you install the latest Raspbian operating system release onto your pocket sized Raspberry Pi mi…
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:16pm -
  • newFrance Tells Facebook To Stop Tracking Non Users
    France has ordered Facebook to stop tracking non users, these are people who visit Facebook but are not actually logged into the site. The French data protection authority, CNIL has issued a formal notice to the social network, telling them to stop…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:58pm -
  • newCoLiDo 3D Printing Pen Launches From $69 (video)
    CoLiDo has created a new 3D printing pen which has been designed to maximise safety while still allowing creativity to flow providing a high quality smooth and seamless 3D drawing experience. The CoLiDo 3D printing pen uses eco-friendly non-toxic an…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:57pm -
  • newPure Python Hacker Bundle, Save 88%
    We have a great deal for our readers in our deals store today, you can save 88% off the Pure Python Hacker Bundle. The Pure Python Hacker Bundle normally retails for $425 and you can get it for just $49 with Geeky Gadgets Deals. The deal comes with…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:41pm -
  • newMore Xbox One Backward Compatibility Titles Leaked
    Earlier this week Microsoft mistakenly enabled access to a version of Red Dead Redemption that is now expected to be made available via the Xbox One backwards compatibility service in the very near future. In addition to the mistake of enabling and…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:39pm -
  • newOfficial Dark Souls 3 Opening Cinematic Released By Bandai Namco (video)
    Gamers patiently waiting for the launch of the highly anticipated Dark Souls 3 game that will take place later this year on April 12th, 2016 and will be available to play on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC systems. Are sure to enjoy this new Dark Sou…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:22pm -
  • newSamsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Will Be Waterproof
    It looks like the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones will be waterproof, as details have appeared on import  site Zauba about the two devices. A number of waterproof parts of the handset are mentioned on Zauba, this include a wate…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:16pm -
  • newMing Micro Portable 8-bit Video Synthesiser Created By Special Stage Systems (video)
    Developers, musicians and makers that are in search of a portable 8-bit video synthesiser might be interested in a new piece of hardware created by Special Stage Systems called the Ming Micro. The Ming Micro has been specifically defined to provide…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:59am -
  • new2017 BMW Alpina B7 xDrive Hits 60mph in 3.6 seconds
    BMW has offered up all the details on the new Alpina B7 xDrive sedan. The car has a 600 bhp 4.4L V8 engine that uses twin turbos, direct injection, and Valvetronic tech. All that tech adds up to 590 lb-ft of torque starting at 3000 rpm. The AWD syst…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:40am -
  • newNew Amazon Lumberyard AAA Games Engine Launches (video)
    Amazon has this week launched a new triple-A games engines called Amazon Lumberyard that takes the form of a free open-source, cross-platform application that offers game designers and developers a 3D game engine capable of creating high quality AAA…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:39am -
  • newOS X 10.11.4 El Capitan Beta 3 Released To Developers
    As well as releasing the new betas of iOS 9.3 and tvOS 9.2 Apple also released OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan beta 3 to developers. The new OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan beta 3  is available to download to the Mac App store, although the software is only availa…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:33am -
  • newMSI GT72S G Tobii Eye Tracking Gaming Laptop Unveiled For $2,600
    MSI has this week launched a new gaming laptop which is equipped with eye tracking technology and takes the form of the new MSI GT72S G Tobii which is now available to purchase online from stores such as Newegg priced at $2,599. For that price you d…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:14am -
  • newPorsche Mission E Goes Into Development
    Porsche previously announced that they would be putting their Porsche Mission E into production by 2020 and now it looks like the company has started development of their new electric supercar. The luxury car maker has now given their Porsche Missio…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:59am -
  • new360 Degree Mars Landscape Image Released By NASA (video)
    If you are interested in taking a closer look at the landscape of the planet Mars, NASA has this month released a new 360 degree image of Mars that allows you to explore the red planet without even leaving your armchair. Sent back by the Curiosity R…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:47am -
  • newGoogle Gives You 2GB Of Google Drive Storage For A Security Checkup
    To celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016 Google is offering its users 2GB of free storage on Google Drive for performing a security checkup on your Google account. In order to get the 2GB of free Google Drive storage, you just need to log into your Goog…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:45am -
  • newInstagram Account Switching Officially Enabled For Multiple Accounts In Ver 7.15
    Instagram users that have been patiently waiting for the company to roll out support for multiple account switching after it was teased at the beginning of December 2015 and then quickly disabled without notice. Will be pleased to know that Instagra…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:29am -
  • newApple tvOS 9.2 Beta 3 Released (Video)
    As well as releasing the new iOS 9.3 Beta 3, Apple also released tvOS 9.2 Beta 3 which comes with a range of new features over the current version of the Apple TV software. The Apple tvOS 9.2 Beta 3 brings a range of new features to the Apple TV, th…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:09am -
  • newApple Xcode 7.3 Beta 3 Released With New Interactive Playgrounds
    As well as rolling out a number of other beta versions for its iOS and OS X to developers, Apple has also today officially rolled out a new version of their Xcode development platform, taking it to Xcode 7.3 beta 3. The new Xcode 7.3 beta 3 brings w…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:08am -
  • newReminder: Save 40% On The Jamstik Wireless Smart Guitar
    Just a quick reminder for our readers that we still have a great deal on the Jamstik Wireless Smart Guitar in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store, you can save 40% off the normal price. The Jamstik Wireless Smart Guitar normally retails for $250 and you c…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:01am -
  • newSamsung Galaxy S6 Dropped To $450 In The US
    Samsung is getting ready to launch its new Galaxy S7 smartphones and now Amazon has reduced the price of the Samsung Galaxy S6 in the US. The 32GB Samsung Galaxy S6 is now available in the US with prices starting at $450 and prices for the handset g…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:49am -
  • newAssassin’s Creed Chronicles Trilogy Arrives On Xbox One For $24.99
    Assassin’s Creed fans equipped with Xbox One consoles may be pleased to know that the Assassin’s Creed Chronicles Trilogy is now available to purchase directly from the Xbox official store priced at $24.99. The bundle allows you to take on the r…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:44am -
  • newMicrosoft Surface Pro 4, Band 2 And More Get A Discount At Microsoft Store
    Microsoft has announced that it is offering a range of deals on the Microsoft Store, this includes $100 off the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet. Also included is $50 off the Microsoft Band 2 and 50 percent off selected ‘Signature Edition’ PCs, th…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:34am -
  • newPebble Smartwatch Contactless Payment Strap Hits Kickstarter (video)
    Fit Pay have this week launched a new campaign for their new Pebble Smartwatch contactless Pagare payment strap, which has taken to Kickstarter to raise $120,000 to go into production. Check out the video below to learn more about the new device whi…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:29am -
  • newApple’s iOS 9.3 Beta 3 Released To Developers
    Apple has released a new beta of iOS 9.3, this is the third beta that the company has released to developers. iOS 9.3 beta 3 comes with a range of new features over the current version of Apple’s mobile OS, this include the new Night Shift Mode, T…
    - 24 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:59am -
  • newThe Apple Watch Will Get You VIP Treatment At Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Show
    Right from the beginning Apple positioned its first smartwatch as more of a fashion accessory than a watch. They teamed up with Hermès to drive the point home even. Their partnerships with fashion don’t end there however. According to a new repor…
    - 24 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:49am -
  • More Details On Apple’s iPhone Error 53 Issue
    Yesterday we posted about Apple’s iPhone Error 53 issue, which saw the error appear when a non authorized Apple part was used in the device for a repair. Kyle Weins who is one of the co-founders of iFixit contacted us to let us know more details a…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 8:33am -
  • White House Wi-Fi Is Not As Good As You Think
    Most people complain about the Wi-Fi in their home. Maybe it’s because the modem and router combo the ISP hooked them up with isn’t as good as they want it to be or maybe they’re not sure how to set up the devices to improve Wi-Fi range in the…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 8:25am -
  • Star Wars The Force Awakens Rakes In More Than $2 Billion Worldwide
    Disney has announced that the new Star Wars The Force Awakens movie has generated more than $2 billion worldwide since the movie’s launch in December. The new Star Wars movie has also managed to make more than $900 million in the US alone, it is o…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 7:01am -
  • Huawei GX8 Now Available From Company’s Online Store in the US
    Not too long ago, Huawei introduced the GX8 in the United States, which was being sold through Amazon initially. Now, the company is now selling the Huawei GX8 through their own online store as well as Best Buy for $349 in the US. The handset comes…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 6:50am -
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Shows Up In Leaked Image
    Samsung is expected to unveil the highly-anticipated Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge later this month at the Mobile World Congress 2016. We’ve heard quite a lot about the alleged Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and today, the handset has posed for the camera,…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 6:37am -
  • IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification Training
    Today’s Geeky Gadgets Deal is is an IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification Training course with 98% off, this normally retails for $1,895 and you can get it for just $29.99 in our deals store. The IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification T…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 4:00pm -
  • BearTek Gen II Wireless Smart Gloves (video)
    If you are looking for a way to control your, action camera or smartphone you may carry, you may be interested in the next generation of smart gloves created by BearTek. The BearTek Gen II smart gloves have been launched via the Indiegogo crowdfundi…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:59pm -
  • XCOM 2 Will Support Valve’s Steam Controller At Launch
    Developers Firaxis who have recreated the new and highly anticipated XCOM 2 game have this week announced they have teamed up with Valve to support the new Steam Controller from launch. For a limited time only the Steam Controller is now available b…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:45pm -
  • 10 Cloverfield Lane Movie Teaser Trailer (video)
    During yesterday Super Bowl a number of teaser trailers were shown for upcoming movies including a new 30 second clip for the 10 Cloverfield Lane monster movie that has been created by Bad Robot and follows on from the previous Cloverfield movie rel…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:35pm -
  • Another Microsoft Lumia 650 Variant Appears At The FCC
    Another variant of the new Microsoft Lumia 650 smartphone has appeared at the FCC, this one comes with the model number RM-1154. The Microsoft Lumia 650 is rumored to come with a 5 inch display with a high definition resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:32pm -
  • TAPP Fingerprint Padlock (video)
    Previously here on Geeky Gadgets we have featured smart padlocks which can be unlocked using a companion application on your smartphone. Now a unique padlock has been created that can be opened using your fingerprint as recognition. The TAPP has bee…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:05pm -

Energy

Publications

  • ‘Fair international reasoning’
    In my last blog, I mentioned antiquities discovered in Samarra that became the centre of a dispute between museums in England and the Mesopotamian authorities. At the same time, Britain… Go to Source
    - 17 Oct 15, 4:16am -
  • The National Archives launches Archives Inspire at DCDC
    Archives Inspire 2015-19, The National Archives’ new four-year strategy, was officially launched by its chief executive and keeper, Jeff James, at the Discovering Collections Discovering Communities (#DCDC15) conference this week. Jeff James speaki…
    - 17 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • A stitch in time…
    A stitch in time saves nine: an apt phrase that sums up one of the major projects going on in our Collection Care department. It is called ‘Concept’ – CONservation… Go to Source
    - 15 Oct 15, 4:18am -
  • Keeping tabs on suffragettes: the official watchlist
    To coincide with the nationwide release of the film Suffragette, the official watchlist containing details of over 1,300 suffragette arrests has been published online by Ancestry, in association with The… Go to Source
    - 13 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • Preserving First World War diaries
    The National Archives is committed to digitising our collections as a tool for both access and preservation. The decision to make the collection of official First World War unit war diaries (series… Go to Source
    - 10 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • Discovering the Manorial Documents Register
    Our catalogue Discovery lets you find records held here at The National Archives and also in over 2500 archives in the UK and beyond. For the last year, we have been… Go to Source
    - 7 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • The Battle of Kringen, 1612: uncovering an obscure Norwegian conflict
    I was travelling through the town of Otta, about halfway on the route between the capital Oslo and the city of Trondheim, when a chance glance at my guide book… Go to Source
    - 6 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • A pauper’s life in their own words
    It is generally accepted that primary sources detailing paupers’ experience of the 19th century are largely written about the poor rather than by them. This is true. However, at The National… Go to Source
    - 3 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • Disruption to record copying and Discovery on Monday 5 October
    Men at work, 1965 (catalogue reference: COAL 80/1132) Record copying services, advance orders and Discovery, our catalogue, will be unavailable all day on Monday 5 October, while we carry out essential maintenance work. We apologise for any inconveni…
    - 3 Oct 15, 4:15am -
  • Keeper’s Gallery: Battle of Britain 1940
    Our Keeper’s Gallery currently features a display highlighting the Battle of Britain in 1940. The Battle of Britain was fought between the air forces of Britain and Germany during the… Go to Source
    - 2 Oct 15, 4:15am -

Military American

Military Assistance Program
The original release sheet reads: With an informative commentary by Alexander Scourby, this THE BIG PICTURE, reviews our Military Assistance Program in the ...
- 17 Oct 15, 6:24am -
Florida sheriff furious Obama took his military tank away: People will die because of this decision
Police in Florida are complaining that the Obama Administration is recalling military-style tanks that many have complained made American city streets look like ...
- 17 Oct 15, 1:46am -
American Sniper The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U S Military History
History, World, Expeditions & Discoveries. Get This BOOKS/EBOOKS at : ▻ http://j.mp/1OeCwlr.
- 17 Oct 15, 12:23am -
US won’t dare challenge Chinese military in South China Sea: American researcher
The United States will never dare to challenge the might of the Chinese military in the South China Sea for fear of the consequences, an American researcher ...
- 16 Oct 15, 11:56pm -

The Gadget Show

  • Digitsole: The radiator for your shoe!
    Frosty feet whilst commuting and cold toes on the slopes may be a thing of the past thanks to the invention of Digitsole. By now you’ll be familiar with your wrists being decked in the latest technology with smartwatches and the launch of the Appl…
    - 11 Sep 14, 3:54pm -
  • Samsung UE65H8000 Curved LED HD TV
    Samsung’s here with one of its latest monstrous television sets, the curved 65-inch LCD UE65H8000 TV, which promises top notch image quality and plenty of bang for your wallet-crunching buck. At £2,799, it’s an expensive set – but with 4K on t…
    - 11 Sep 14, 3:23pm -
  • Nvidia reveals a HTC Nexus 9 is on the way powered by a K1 chip!
    Rumours of HTC and Google teaming up for the next Nexus tablet have been making the rounds for some time, but now Nvidia has shined some more light on what to expect from the next slate, all thanks to a legal document. Expect to see the HTC Nexus 9…
    - 11 Sep 14, 10:30am -
  • Step aside Google Glass: Samsung Gear Blink offers augmented reality keyboard!
    Not content with unleashing a load of wearables like the recent Gear S smartwatch, Samsung is also working on its own Google Glass rival, and the clever headset could use Tizen to take the fight to Google. It may also pack an augmented reality keybo…
    - 11 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Surface Pro 3 Review
    Has Microsoft finally cracked the Surface with its third outing? Find out in our review right here…. Watch Surface Pro 3 Review on 5FWD
    - 10 Sep 14, 4:01pm -
  • Motorola Moto 360
    Hello Moto. After years trapped in mobile mediocrity, Motorola is back with a bang, two extremely promising Android smartphones and the sexiest smartwatch yet, the Motorola Moto 360. Like LG and Samsung’s intelligent tickers before it, this timepie…
    - 10 Sep 14, 1:34pm -
  • The iPod classic is dead, long live the iPod
    Apple came out with all guns blazing last night, unleashing two new iPhones, Apple Pay and the company’s eagerly anticipated smartwatch, but quietly, the Cupertino giant pulled the plug on one of its most iconic gadgets, the hefty, hard-drive toti…
    - 10 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • iPhone 6 & 6 Plus
    Thinking of picking up one of Apple's new phones? To help you choose which one check them both in action right here…. Watch iPhone 6 & 6 Plus on 5FWD
    - 10 Sep 14, 10:40am -
  • Step aside YotaPhone: e-ink screens coming to a laptop lid near you!
    We loved the idea behind the YotaPhone, which rocks a second e-ink display on the rear of the phone showing off e-books and notifications, and now that same idea is also coming to a laptop near you! Intel showed off a new concept with a second e-ink…
    - 10 Sep 14, 10:15am -
  • Apple's iOS 8 update incoming 17 September!
    Apple revealed its fabled smartwatch and a slew of brand new iPhones last night – the iPhone 6 and the gargantuan iPhone 6 Plus – and while you won’t be able to get your hands on one until 19 September, you’ll be able to enjoy the latest and…
    - 10 Sep 14, 9:16am -
  • Apple Watch Trailer
    The Apple Watch is finally official! Watch it in all of its glory right here…. Watch Apple Watch Trailer on 5FWD
    - 9 Sep 14, 7:13pm -
  • Apple Watch official: Everything you need to know!
    Here it is! The Apple Watch we’ve been waiting years for is finally official. Apple boss Tim Cook revealed the new intelligent timepiece live on stage this evening – we’ve got all the details and pictures on the sexiest smartwatch so far righ…
    - 9 Sep 14, 6:00pm -
  • Apple Pay: Get ready to buy next year’s iPhone with this one!
    The rumours of Apple’s plans to come up with a wireless mobile payment system were true, and it’s built into every iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the company has announced. Is this finally the end of the credit card? It might be the end of the bit…
    - 9 Sep 14, 5:48pm -
  • iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus official!
    They’re here! Right on cue, Apple has taken the wraps off the iPhone 6 and the gigantic iPhone 6 Plus live on stage at the Flint Centre. Calling the pair “the biggest advancement in the history of iPhone”, Apple boss Tim…
    - 9 Sep 14, 5:12pm -
  • Everything you need to build your own Lego drone!
    Drones are brilliant fun, but imagine if you could build your own using the Lego you have left over from childhood! Thanks to a new Kickstarter project, you can do exactly that, with all the instructions you need on offer, and even kits including th…
    - 9 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • inFamous: First Light review
    <!-IMAGE->As one of the PlayStation 4’s biggest exclusives so far, inFamous: Second Son was a key title and an effective demonstration of the console’s next gen power. It should come as no great surprise then to hear that DLC has been releas…
    - 9 Sep 14, 11:00am -
  • Fujifilm has a duo of retro snappers incoming next week!
    While this year’s IFA tech expo is now done and dusted, photography fans will have plenty to get excited about at next week’s huge Photokina imaging fair in Cologne, including a duo of new cameras on the way from Fujifilm! With retro styling, co…
    - 9 Sep 14, 9:50am -
  • TiVo Mega packs in 24TB of storage for 3 years of TV: Costs $5,000!
    Personal video recorders (PVRs) like TiVo are brilliant for TV fans, but it’s all too easy to run out of space once you start backing up plenty of different TV shows and films. That’s unlikely to happen with the insane TiVo Mega, a 24TB beast th…
    - 9 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Series 20: Episode 1 Teaser
    We're back! On Monday 15th September @ 7pm on Channel 5 it's the first episode of our brand new series. And not only that it's our ten year anniversary special! Do not miss it! Until then watch the teaser right here.....Watch Series 20…
    - 8 Sep 14, 3:47pm -
  • Amazon Fire Phone: Kindle smartphone hits the UK today!
    Right before Apple reveals its latest iPhone to the world, Amazon has announced that its 3D-equipped Amazon Fire Phone is on the way to the UK, and it’ll hit shelves later this month too, exclusively on O2. Best of all, it’s on sale right…now!…
    - 8 Sep 14, 3:00pm -
  • Samsung NX Mini Camera
    Compact cameras with large sensors that aim to rival DSLRs when it comes to image quality are nothing new, but now Samsung’s getting in on the market with its tiniest mirrorless camera to date, the truly miniscule and stylish NX Mini. Can it square…
    - 8 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Snap stylish selfies with the iPhone Selfie Brush!
    File this one under ridiculous gadgets, as we may have one of the weirdest yet! If you’ve ever wished your hair brush would hold your iPhone, your dream has just become a reality. It’s all thanks to the brilliantly wacky Selfie Brush, which hold…
    - 8 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Who needs 4K now? Dell unleashes its ridiculous UltraSharp "5K" 27-inch monitor!
    Ultra high-definition might be the current benchmark for the future of gaming and movies, but Dell’s already not content with 4K. The computing powerhouse has just revealed its latest 27-inch monitor, and it packs in an eye popping resolution of 5…
    - 8 Sep 14, 10:15am -
  • Last minute leak: The gigantic iPhone 6 Apple doesn't want you to see
    Apple is set to unleash the iPhone 6 tomorrow in two different sizes, but already the handset is looking like one of the most leaked gadgets around. And now we’ve seen the most detailed snaps yet of Apple’s massive new handset – read on to fin…
    - 8 Sep 14, 9:00am -
  • News Round up 06/09/14 - IFA 2014
    We take a look at some of the best tech news stories from the last week – Including all the info from the tech extravaganza at IFA in Berlin!  Watch News Round up 06/09/14 – IFA 2014 on 5FWD
    - 5 Sep 14, 4:10pm -
  • Nook GlowLight
    When you think of ebook readers, you’re likely to think straight away to Amazon’s dominating Kindle range, but there’s more choice than just the online retailer’s wares. Barnes & Noble has been crafting tip-top readers for some time now, and…
    - 5 Sep 14, 2:50pm -
  • Apple iPhone 6, two new Samsung Galaxy Notes, Dyson 360 Eye: Gadget Digest
    The past few days have been some of the most action-packed we’ve seen in 2014, with the IFA 2014 expo kicking off and manufacturers queuing up to unleash some spectacular gadgets on the world! From innovative and unusual phablets, to range-topping…
    - 5 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Hard-as-nails Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 tablets unleashed!
    On the hunt for a tablet that’s as tough as old boots? Panasonic may have the solution, unleashing the Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 at IFA yesterday, only they’re more phablet sized than full-on tablet! Each one packs a 5-inch display and either And…
    - 5 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • How Moto got its mojo back: Inside Motorola's incredible Chicago HQ
    Everyone remembers the Razr. Motorola’s wafer-thin flip phone was the essence of cool in the mid-2000s, but somewhere along the way, the company lost it mojo. It began pushing out tepid smartphones with out of date software, and all but abandoned…
    - 5 Sep 14, 6:00am -
  • Your move Apple: New Moto X and the even bigger Moto G unleashed!
    All eyes are on IFA right now, with gadget fans eagerly checking out all the new smartphones designed to compete with Apple’s iPhone 6, expected to debut next week. Not to be outdone though, Motorola’s just dropped a bombshell of its own: second…
    - 5 Sep 14, 6:00am -
  • Samsung Wireless Mobile Streaming Device
    Every tech company under the sun seems to be hyping up the power of remote storage these days, but recent issues with celebrities finding their personal photos leaking from supposedly secure cloud services may well see some sceptics returning to the…
    - 4 Sep 14, 2:30pm -
  • Dyson 360 Eye: Is this the ultimate robotic vacuum?
    Robotic vacuum cleaners have been around for years now, and while they do help out with the cleaning, some of them often miss out on bits and pieces, leaving you to clean up afterwards. That’s why Dyson has spent 16 years researching and developin…
    - 4 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Sphero Ollie: Meet the phone-controlled robot that can unleash tricks!
    You may remember Sphero as the tiny robot ball that can be controlled by your phone, but now it’s about to get a bigger brother known as Ollie that can go even faster, and can bust out all sorts of tricks too! Fancy one of these? Read on for all t…
    - 4 Sep 14, 12:30pm -
  • Amazon Fire TV hits the UK from just £49 for Amazon Prime members!
    It’s been a couple of months since the Amazon Fire TV was unleashed on the world, set to rival the likes of the Apple TV and various Roku boxes, but the set-top media streamer hasn’t been able to grab in the UK yet. If you’ve been eagerly awai…
    - 4 Sep 14, 11:12am -
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, Sony Xperia Z3, VR headsets, all the tablets and all the smartwatches from IFA 2014!

    - 4 Sep 14, 10:18am -
  • Oh yes: The Gadget Show is back on your screens this month!
    The wait is nearly over: The Gadget Show is back on the air later this month, with a new face to boot!Tune in to Channel 5 on Monday 15 September at 7pm and you can catch the team including newcomer and Olympic athlete Amy Williams testing out t…
    - 3 Sep 14, 3:55pm -
  • Mad Catz C.T.R.L.R Mobile Gamepad
    Gaming on your phone has never been easier, all thanks to a wide range of controllers now available to pair up with your Android or iPhone blower of choice, with many even slotting around your handset to let you set your high scores on the move. Long…
    - 3 Sep 14, 1:15pm -
  • Logitech’s portable K480 keyboard lets you type on three different gadgets!
    If you’re anything like us and have gadgets all over the place, have you ever wished you had a keyboard that could work with everything you own? That’s what Logitech is betting on with its brand new K480 keyboard, which can let you tap away on y…
    - 3 Sep 14, 10:46am -
  • Super-thin Lenovo Tab S8 Android slate unleashed with an equally slim price tag!
    With the annual IFA tech show about to kick off, get ready for gadgets galore – but Lenovo has opted to announce its latest slate right before the tech extravaganza even gets started. Meet the Lenovo Tab S8, a slim-line slate that packs in a host…
    - 3 Sep 14, 9:30am -
  • Metro Redux Review
    Is this a remaster worthy of next-gen treatment? Watch our review to find out! Watch Metro Redux Review on 5FWD
    - 2 Sep 14, 3:29pm -
  • Look again: Five gadgets that aren't what they seem
    Every now and again we see a gadget that truly stands out like a sore thumb. Something with a design so outrageous that it actually looks like something else! Gadgets like the gaming PC that looks more like a spaceship, or building blocks you can ea…
    - 2 Sep 14, 2:30pm -
  • HTC’s next Google Nexus tablet could boast a Surface-style keyboard case!
    Google’s Nexus range should already be close to the top of your list when it comes to affordable Android tablets, proving fast and well-specced, but it looks like the search giant’s next flagship slate could go one step further. HTC is currently…
    - 2 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Metro: Redux review
    <!-VIDEO->Next-generation gaming is fast becoming the battleground of the remasters, with publishers pushing out past classics with graphical upgrades in an effort to fill the void until the true next-gen games arrive. While it’s easy to be d…
    - 2 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Sony Xperia Z3 Compact: iPhone 5c rival leaks out in a rainbow of colours
    It’s just a day until Sony takes the stage at this year’s IFA tech expo, but one of its goodies has already leaked in a major way. The Xperia Z3 Compact has been spotted in all of its multicoloured glory, and it definitely looks like it could gi…
    - 2 Sep 14, 10:45am -
  • Add some bling to your living room: Swarovski and LG unleash crystal-covered curved OLED TV!
    Crystals aren’t necessarily the first thing we’d think of when kitting out our ideal TV, but that’s exactly what you’ll get from the new partnership between LG and Swarovski: a curved OLED HD TV that’s clad in sparkly stones. Fancy one of…
    - 2 Sep 14, 9:15am -
  • Kogan Agora 4G
    Motorola may have the budget blower throne locked down with its range of well-priced Moto G and Moto E handsets, but that hasn’t stopped other phone makers from stepping up to the plate. Meet the Kogan Agora 4G, the latest budget handset to enter i…
    - 1 Sep 14, 1:30pm -
  • Alienware’s new Area-51 gaming rig looks like a UFO!
    We’re used to seeing outlandish gaming rigs, but Alienware’s latest Area-51 PC is truly like nothing else on earth. The bizarrely shaped gaming machine is more UFO than computer, and the latest generation of Intel processors and up to three grap…
    - 1 Sep 14, 11:30am -
  • Step aside LG and Samsung: Sony Android Wear smartwatch incoming!
    Samsung and LG may have been first out of the blocks when it comes to Android Wear smartwatches, and they’ve got more on the way too, but Sony is following hot on their heels, and it’s set to unleash its own Android Wear-powered smartwatch at th…
    - 1 Sep 14, 10:45am -
  • The iPhone 6 could double up as your mobile wallet!
    The clock is ticking down until Apple’s big event on 9 September when the iPhone 6 will be revealed, and it looks like the Cupertino giant has plenty in store to show off – and it’s not just the fabled iWatch. According to reports from Bloombe…
    - 1 Sep 14, 9:29am -
  • AKG Y50 headphones
    When you think of fashion headphones, you’re likely to think straight away to Dr Dre’s mammoth Beats empire – but a pair of those cans come at a hefty price. The Austrian audio boffins at AKG have been hard at work on their latest headphones, a…
    - 29 Aug 14, 3:36pm -

Engadget

  • new'Metal Gear Online' adds a bit of sabotage next month
    Despite what you might think, Metal Gear mastermind Hideo Kojima's unceremonious departure from publisher Konami won't affect how Metal Gear Online plays out. To wit, the company's bolstering the amount of post-release add-ons for the adversarial mul…
    - 51 mins ago 10 Feb 16, 7:45am -
  • newUS regulators: Google's self-driving car AI 'can be a driver'
    US regulators say Google's self-driving car can be considered the driver under federal law -- a big step towards approval for self-driving cars to take to the roads. Safety regulators apparently told Google of its decision last week. Google submitted…
    - 2 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 6:28am -
  • newLG teases G5's 'Always On' display
    While the G5 teaser GIF LG's mobile division posted on Twitter doesn't say much, it has enough info to tell us that the device will have an "Always On" display. According to Android Authority's sources, the flagship phone will have a screen that is l…
    - 4 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 4:42am -
  • new'Operator' is a font designed to make coding easier
    While many of us bristle at the sight of Comic Sans (this writer included), coders have an altogether different view of typefaces and how they're presented. Thus, Operator Mono, the new font from one of the highest-regarded typeface-creators that was…
    - 5 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 3:52am -
  • newLatest Windows 10 update comes with a change log
    Microsoft is currently rolling out the latest Windows 10 update, and it now has an update history that makes it easier to keep track of the platform's changes. This build comes with key improvements that will fix a lot of issues, including the Edge b…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 2:58am -
  • newBitTorrent comes to Apple TV through a live news app
    BitTorrent just came to the new Apple TV... though not in the way you might have expected. OnAir Live Developers has released OTT News, an app for Apple TV (Android and iOS too) that uses BitTorrent Live's peer-to-peer streaming to cover the US elect…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 2:17am -
  • newDraftKings loses its exclusive ESPN ad deal
    Things keep getting worse for DraftKings, the embattled daily fantasy sports site. Not only is it currently under investigation (or already banned) by a number of state attorney generals for violating online gambling statutes and losing payment proce…
    - 7 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:21am -
  • new'Rocket League' reaches your Xbox One on February 17th
    PC and PS4 owners have been playing Rocket League's unique take on sports gaming since last July, leaving Xbox One owners on the virtual sidelines. Don't worry, though -- you won't have to twiddle your thumbs for much longer if you prefer Microsoft'…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:59am -
  • newNew 'Star Trek' has a showrunner from the final frontier
    Star Trek fans have had a tumultuous last few months. But it seems that amid the recent ups and downs (a fan film getting shut down by CBS and Paramount most definitely qualifies as the latter), news of the upcoming streaming exclusive finding a show…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:37am -
  • newBeer-tracking app Untappd gets barcode scanning, hails an Uber
    If you're a dedicated beer geek, chances are you're using the app Untappd to track your libations. For the unfamiliar, the mobile software allows you to log and rate beers while following what and where your friends are drinking. With a new update to…
    - 9 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:47pm -
  • newApple Music for Sonos comes out of beta tomorrow
    Sonos started supporting Apple Music in the middle of December, but then it was technically in a beta. As of tomorrow morning, that beta label will be removed -- the service is now fully supported by Sonos. In our experience, being in beta didn't rea…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:01pm -
  • newNASA's space tourism posters will make you want to suit up
    NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has a knack for space-themed travel posters. A little over a year ago, its "Exoplanet Travel Bureau" series made its debut with an homage to the iconic WPA prints of the 1930s. This year, the JPL commissioned Seattle-…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:29pm -
  • newGrammy awards get built-in cameras for a winner's perspective
    The 58th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony is set to take place next week, and this year folks watching at home will get a rather unique perspective. The awards themselves, those iconic golden-horned record players, will have cameras built in to their ba…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:04pm -
  • newStreamNation shuts down its cloud media service on March 8th
    Are you one of the early adopters who gave StreamNation a shot? If you did, you'll want to sit up and take notice. The company is shutting down its namesake personal-media-in-the-cloud service (along with Shutter) on March 8th. You can move any ph…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:44pm -
  • newVine update lets you reorder an account's videos
    While Twitter is firmly behind keeping things in chronological order, Vine announced that users could reorder the videos of their favorite accounts from newest to oldest, oldest to newest and most importantly by the account's most popular videos. You…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:21pm -
  • newAtari Lynx: a romance of high scores and low batteries
    Like most tween crushes, the attraction was instant and overwhelming. I remember the first time I set eyes on the Atari Lynx as if it were yesterday. It was perched on a shelf, center stage, behind a huge pane of glass -- a window display in a branch…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:00pm -
  • new'The Division' is getting an open beta next week
    If you didn't participate in The Division's recent closed beta, don't worry -- you're going to have another chance to play the game soon. Ubisoft has announced open beta dates for its new Tom Clancy title, which will be available on Xbox One, PlaySta…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:43pm -
  • newPrep for the debates and primaries with Engadget's election guide
    Last week Iowa voted and there were surprises all around. Ted Cruz became the front runner in the Republican race and Marco Rubio made an excellent showing by coming in a close third. Plus Hillary Clinton only narrowly avoided an upset from Larry Dav…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:21pm -
  • newGoogle backs away from banning dedicated Android ad blockers
    Google's tough stance on dedicated Android ad blockers might be softening a bit. The company has reversed its decision to yank Adblock Fast from the Play Store following an appeal from the app's developer, Rocketship. Google hasn't officially said wh…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:58pm -
  • newPayPal shoots self in foot while 'white knighting' for Netflix
    With the recent rollout of Netflix Everywhere, the company has been on a tear trying to track down and lock out users who rely on VPNs to bypass its regional restrictions and access the US programming list -- or any other country's local selection of…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:35pm -
  • newVertu's sudden CEO swap spells trouble after Chinese buyout
    It's only been three months since we met Vertu's then freshly-appointed CEO Billy Crotty, an Irishman who was brought in by the company's new Chinese owner, but for reasons unknown, it appears that he's already left the luxury phone maker. That's acc…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:17pm -
  • newPre-order Oculus Rift-ready PCs starting on February 16th
    If you want an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset but realize that your existing PC just won't cut it, don't panic -- you can get a guaranteed-ready system very shortly. Oculus has announced that pre-orders for both Oculus Ready PCs and those with.…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:54pm -
  • newThe best beard trimmer
    By Seamus BellamyThis post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best things for your home. Read the full article here.After 46 hours of research and a week of testing tools with a pair of professional barbers, plus a…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:30pm -
  • newTwitter's 'First View' ads put videos at the top of your feed
    For Twitter, a lot can happen in a week. After it was reported to be readying a change that would shift the placement of tweets, the company has pushed forward with a new feature that changes what you'll see in your feed. It's called "First View" and…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:26pm -
  • newObama's last budget calls for better infrastructure, cybersecurity
    With President Barack Obama's final year in office comes one last, contentious dance with Congress over a $4.1 trillion dollar budget for 2017. According to the New York Times, some $3 trillion of the budget the president proposed has been earmarked.…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:00pm -

Top Tech Gadgets

  • iPhone 6s and 6s Plus review: more than just a refresh
    Some people look a little unkindly on the so-called "S" years -- those years when Apple updates the iPhone, but doesn't change how it looks, and then sells that while secretly working on something flashier that will debut 12 months later. I don't t…
    - 1 Oct 15, 7:36pm -
  • Amazon pulling Apple TV and Chromecast over Prime Video support
    Say goodbye to Prime shipping of the Apple TV and Chromecast. In an email obtained by Bloomberg, Amazon informed marketplace sellers that it would no longer allow the sale of the two devices after October 29. The reason is that they don't offer eas…
    - 1 Oct 15, 6:11pm -
  • YouTube Kids streams content on Chromecast, Apple TV and more
    YouTube's kid-friendly app arrived earlier this year, delivering a library of age-appropriate content for younger viewers. Now, the streaming software is moving beyond mobile devices. YouTube Kids is now available on your television, streaming to C…
    - 1 Oct 15, 5:30pm -
  • 'Citizen Kane' to 'Call of Duty': The rise of video games in universities
    Picture an art school. Visualize the hallways of a university dedicated to the arts, the classrooms lined with paint tubes, charcoal sticks and nude models. Imagine the galleries where outgoing seniors present their final projects. Consider the thi…
    - 1 Oct 15, 4:30pm -
  • Pornhub thinks your smartphone choice reflects your kinks
    Much like OK Cupid, Pornhub has access to a large repository of data concerning our most private and intimate desires. Every now and again, both sites like to reveal some statistics about what we like to get up to when nobody else is watching. Toda…
    - 1 Oct 15, 2:21pm -
  • 'Thug Notes' is YouTube's unlikeliest education destination
    Not long ago, whenever a teacher would assign a book report, most students would sprint to Barnes & Noble to grab the CliffsNotes version that could save their weekend. These days, however, they're more likely to head to YouTube to listen to th…
    - 1 Oct 15, 2:00pm -

TECHCRUNCH

  • newChinese Tech Group Led By Qihoo 360 Bids $1.2B For Browser Maker Opera
     There’s been plenty of speculation around the future of browser maker Opera, and now that looks like it will soon be resolved. Today the Norway-headquartered company confirmed that it has received a $1.2 billion acquisition offer from a group fro…
    - 3 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 5:35am -
  • newWorldRemit Gets $45M At A $500M Valuation To Grow Its Mobile Money Transfer Business
     A year after raising $100 million, London-based startup WorldRemit has picked up more funding. To compete against the likes of Western Union in the world of money transfers — and tap a remittance market that the World Bank estimates will be…
    - 4 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 5:00am -
  • newSlack Wins A Crunchie For Fastest Rising Startup
     Slack is growing up and to the right and as such a rapid climber won a Crunchie last night for Fastest Rising Startup at TechCrunch’s 9th annual awards show. Slack also claims to have a more diverse workforce than any other startup and smartly ch…
    - 7 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:34am -
  • newThe Ultimate Ad
     If Mad Men is to be believed, the difference between a successful brand and a failure is the perfect ad: one witty line, the perfect image; an overall feeling that captures and captivates the target audience and converts them into customers. The wo…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:00am -
  • newAnchor Launches To Take Radio To The Next Level
     Welcome to the next generation of broadcasting. New York-based Anchor, which launched today for iOS, is offering a new, easier way to record and transmit interactive audio content. Read More
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:33am -
  • newStudy: Music Is The Food Of Love
     In what is probably one of the most unique studies involving iBeacons, music, and sex anyone has ever done, a researcher (in connection with Apple Music and Sonos) has found that music in the home increases togetherness, closer “proximity,” and…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:09am -
  • newA Recap Of The 9th Annual Crunchies Awards
     The 9th Annual Crunchies took place at the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco last night. Host Chelsea Peretti had us laughing before our presenters came on stage to announce the winners of this year’s Crunchies. Follow along for some of t…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:46pm -
  • newSolarCity Beats Q4 Estimates, But Stock Plunges 30 Percent On Soft Outlook
     SolarCity, which is down more than 50 percent over the past year, just released its Q4 2015 earnings. The market has reacted negatively, with the stock trading down about 30 percent after-hours at a price of around $17.50 per-share. While Q4 reve…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:35pm -
  • newU.S. Version Of Politwoops Comes Back Online To Track Politicians’ Deleted Tweets
     Politwoops, a service that tracks politicians’ deleted tweets in an effort to hold elected officials accountable for the statements they make on social media, is now back online in the U.S. The restoration of the service, announced today by t…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:47pm -
  • newFox Marks Down Its DraftKings Investment By 60 Percent
     Twenty-First Century Fox, which invested $160M in DraftKings over the summer, has written down the investment by about 60 percent, according to its 10-Q filed today. Specifically, Fox noted that “based on information concerning DraftKings’ curr…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:46pm -
  • newThe Money In Open-Source Software
     It’s no secret that open-source technology — once the province of radicals, hippies and granola eaters — has gone mainstream. According to industry estimates, more than 180 young companies that give away their software raised roughly $3.2 bil…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:00pm -
  • newFintech Savings Service Qapital Launches Android App
     Qapital, the financial management service integrated with most banks, is launching its Android app today. First available only in iOS, the new service offers the same breadth of functionality to new Android customers which comprise the bulk of mobi…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:00pm -
  • newThe Trashbot Will Eat And Sort Your Garbage
     Robots need excitement. If their lives don’t provide instead they’ll incite violence. Common sense. Simple common sense. But robots also need trash. That’s why the Trashbot is so cool. This robotic trash can will automatically sort all of you…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:49pm -
  • newThe Next Tesla Will Start At $35,000, But Don’t Expect To Pay That Price
     Tesla has yet to unveil the Model 3, but the company just confirmed that it will be available starting at $35,000. The Model 3 has long been rumored to cost about this price, and today, Bloomberg is quoting a Tesla spokesperson who confirmed the st…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:42pm -
  • newGitHub Updates Its Enterprise Product With Clustering Support, Updated Design
     GitHub Enterprise, the company’s on-premises solution for managing code, is getting a major update today. It comes at a time when there seems to be some upheaval in the company around the importance management has been putting on this product. T…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:30pm -
  • newOculus-Ready PC Bundles From ASUS, Alienware, Dell Pre-Sell For $1499 Next Week
     Oculus wants to make it easy to get everything you need to dive into virtual reality. Thanks to team-ups with ASUS, Alienware, and Dell, Oculus will open pre-sales of Oculus-ready PC bundles starting at $1499 on February 16th at 8am PST. Buying as…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:20pm -
  • newLendEDU Is Making Student Loan Refinancing Easier
     When 21-year-old college students Nate Matherson and Matt Lenhard started their first business for tutors, they didn’t really know that they would soon embark on a journey to help solve the $1.2 trillion student loan problem in the U.S. Launched…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:30pm -
  • newGmail Now Warns Users When They Send And Receive Email Over Unsecured Connections
     Google is marking Safer Internet Day, which falls today, by introducing new authentication features to Gmail to help better identify emails that could be harmful or unsecured. Read More
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:06pm -
  • newSocial Video Streaming App TiZR Picks Up Backing From Spinnin’ Records
     With Twitter-owned Periscope, Facebook’s latest video efforts, and, of course, Meerkat, is there any space left for a new social video streaming app? Read More
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:31pm -
  • newDFJ Raises $350 Million For Its 12th Early-Stage Fund
     Sand Hill Road venture firm DFJ is announcing a new, $350 million fund this morning — the firm’s 12th early-stage vehicle. We chatted with managing director Josh Stein yesterday about the effort, which he says took about two months from start t…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:24pm -

Techradar

  • newLG G5 revealed to have an always-on screen
    The LG G5 is literally going to work overtime to impress you, and we know that now because it's been confirmed to have an screen that never sleeps.Here we come: MWC 2016 news
    - 3 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 5:09am -
  • newBuying guide: 5 Best Windows tablets: top Windows slates reviewed
    Best Windows tabletsMicrosoft's been pushing tablet computers for the best part of a decade, so you can imagine how happy the success of the iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Note series, the short line of Google Nexus slates and other great tablets makes the…
    - 5 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 3:55am -
  • newUpdated: The best Australian apps
    The best Australian appsFrom the moment that Apple launched its first iPhone, Australian developers have been at the forefront of creating amazing software for mobile devices. Over the past eight years, the local industry has blossomed, with amazing…
    - 5 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 3:45am -
  • newGoogle's self-driving car is 'the driver' in the eyes of the US government
    Shift over to the passenger seat, because Google's self-driving car is now considered "the driver" by the US government, even though it has artificial intelligence steering it.This groundbreaking acknowledgment for the company's computer-controlled a…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 2:19am -
  • newMexico vs Senegal friendly is a test for 4K
    When world football phenom Pelé called it "the beautiful game" back in the '50s, football (or soccer for the US folks) was just barely being broadcast in color.The sport and the technology to watch it has come a long way since then, going from bulky…
    - 7 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:55am -
  • newWish you were up here: See NASA's stunning space tourism posters
    A studio at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has released more of its stunning Visions of the Future space tourism posters. After an initial three were made available for download and printing Monday, 11 more were added to the roster. The poste…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:52am -
  • newGoPros inside Grammy Awards will put you onstage with the winners
    If you won a Grammy Award, would you want it if it came with a built-in GoPro? The 58th Annual Grammy Awards next week is set to give viewers a new way to watch the ceremony. Winners will be given a trophy with a GoPro camera built into the base, acc…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:44am -
  • newIN DEPTH: Android Auto: Google's head unit for cars explained
    Android Auto cars, compatibility and designUpdate: Content updated to reflect new Android Auto developments and added a complete list of available cars. Google Maps is the unquestionable king of navigation for the last decade, yet it's never had a ce…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:26am -
  • newTelstra apologises for outage with unlimited mobile data this Sunday
    Telstra charges a premium for its mobile network, so when things go wrong and the service goes down, customers understandably get upset.The good news is that Telstra is planning on making it up to its customers by offering a day of unlimited data thi…
    - 9 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:31pm -
  • newAn anime voice synthesizer and an NES headline this year's hottest tour
    In a team-up that will make perfect sense to some and baffle the rest, Japanese virtual pop star Hatsune Miku is going on tour with Anamanaguchi, a band fronted by a hacked Nintendo Entertainment System.For those in the "baffled" category, Hatsune Mi…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:47pm -
  • newNext Android Wear update may fix its crippling battery issues
    Google announced a hearty update to the entire line of Android Wear smartwatches last week, promising new gestures and messaging capabilities. But, it seems that the firm might have left out a few important ones that could alleviate one of the wrist-…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:44pm -
  • newFinal Fantasy 9 for iOS and Android hits mobile devices in stealth mode
    Square Enix is getting pretty good at stealthy game launches, especially on mobile devices. After launching revamped mobile versions of Final Fantasy IV, V, VI and VII with updated character sprites and similarly low levels of fanfare, the game maker…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:09pm -
  • newOculus Rift PC bundle pre-orders can start eating your month's rent next week
    Oculus VR announced today that pre-orders for a series of PC bundles designed for its VR headset will begin February 16, to make sure your rig is 100% Rift-ready the easy way.The bundles will include "Oculus Ready" PCs from Alienware, Asus and Dell t…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:06pm -
  • newThis is big: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge may have incredible battery life
    Samsung's "next big thing" is the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, and now we have a good idea of just how big the battery life may be on at least one of these new Android phones.That's a significant 1,000mAh bump over last year's 5.1-inch Samsu…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:01pm -
  • newGmail will now flag email accounts that it deems 'insecure'
    Gmail will now help you identify sketchy email, just in time for Safer Internet Day. Announced today, Google's email service will help you notice email accounts that don't meet its cyber security standards.The news follows an announcement from Google…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:56pm -
  • newApple stores now install iPhone screen protectors, so you don't screw it up
    If you've suffered from a shattered screen, this might be of help: Apple and Belkin are teaming up to make sure your iPhone screen will have a little more protection before you even leave the store.Belkin's website today revealed that it will be roll…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:42pm -
  • newUpdated: 10 best 2-in-1 laptops 2016: top hybrid laptops reviewed
    Best 2-in-1 laptops2-in-1s laptops, or hybrids, are devices that are able to serve as both a laptop and a tablet, either in a detachable design that sees the touchscreen doubling as a tablet, or a convertible approach in which the notebook's hinge ro…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:21pm -
  • newAmazon is trying to woo indie game developers, and it might just work
    Unexpectedly, Amazon has announced a free and open-source 3D game engine for developers. It's called Lumberyard, and it's a modified version of Crytek's CryEngine – that should tell you that this is meant for AAA games. The engine can create games…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:17pm -
  • newUpdated: Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6
    Introduction and key featuresWhen the Samsung Galaxy S6 launched, its closest Apple rival was the iPhone 6. That was a while ago and the Cupertino firm has since updated its range with the iPhone 6S.The iPhone 6 hasn't disappeared though, it can stil…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:45pm -
  • newBuying guide: The 10 best DSLRs you can buy right now
    Top 10 DSLRs in 2016For decades, the DSLR (digital SLR) has been the top choice for anyone who wants to take their photography to the next level. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, a DSLR offers three key ingredients: manual controls, excellent pict…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:30pm -

T3

  • New laws make ripping CDs legal in UK
    Yep, you read it correctly. As legislature desperately plays catch-up with the 21st century, new changes mean that ripping your CDs is now legal. As you were, gentlemen.    
    - 31 Mar 14, 11:25am -
  • Apple and Samsung head back to court for patent battle
    Apple and Samsung are set to return back to court on Monday for the latest battle in their patent war.     
    - 30 Mar 14, 5:38pm -
  • HereO is the first GPS watch for kids
    HereO is currently seeking backing on Indiegogo for its GPS smartwatch that works with an app to keep track of your kids at any given moment.    
    - 30 Mar 14, 4:35pm -
  • Lego unveils TMNT range
    To coincide with Michael Bay’s upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, Lego is releasing four minifigure sets.     
    - 30 Mar 14, 2:34pm -
  • Yahoo recruiting YouTube stars for rival service
    Yahoo is reportedly luring YouTube stars away from the video service to help set up a new TV network that could be the next big thing.     
    - 30 Mar 14, 2:27pm -
  • BlackBerry revenue falls below a $1bn
    BlackBerry has reported losses for the ninth successive quarter with dismal sales figures for its BB10 phone range.     
    - 30 Mar 14, 2:15pm -
  • Moto 360: Smartwatches are now officially cool(er)
    Technology is moving faster than society’s perceptions are. That’s why the Moto 360 isn’t just a great-looking product, it’s part of a culture war. Sort of    
    - 30 Mar 14, 9:40am -
  • Lego Simpsons minifigures unveiled ahead of special episode
    Ahead of the Lego Simpsons 25th anniversary episode that will air on May 4 – Lego has lifted the lid on its minifugures line up including all of Springfield’s favourites.      
    - 29 Mar 14, 6:19pm -
  • Office for iPad to get printing support
    Microsoft’s office for ipad apps have already climbed to the top of the App Store – now it seems a printing feature is on its way.     
    - 29 Mar 14, 6:14pm -
  • Tech Week: Around the Network
    Here's our round up of all the week's best tech and gaming news from around the web...    
    - 29 Mar 14, 3:05pm -
  • iOS apps crash more often than Android
    A new report ranking app crash rates reveals that apps are twice as likely to crash on iOS than Android with the Samsung Galaxy S4 being the most stable device.    
    - 29 Mar 14, 1:34pm -
  • Cut the Rope 2 finally arrives on Android
    After launching way back in December for iOS devices, smash-hit puzzle app Cut the Rope 2 has finally landed on Android as a free download.     
    - 29 Mar 14, 1:28pm -
  • Leak demos Nokia Lumia 630 running Windows Phone 8.1
    A leaked video has appeared online showing off the upcoming Nokia Lumia 630 – expected to be one of the first devices running Windows Phone 8.1.     
    - 29 Mar 14, 1:14pm -
  • Why BlackBerry risks cutting off its nose to spite its face
    Yesterday, BlackBerry boss John Chen took to the company’s official blog to rant about leaks. Nothing to do with his “faucet”, as our American cousins insist on calling it. No, he was talking about people leaking details of upcoming phones to t…
    - 28 Mar 14, 7:35pm -
  • Philips transforms your ceiling into a light
    Luminescent minimalism at its finest, Philips’ LED ceiling does away with the lampshades of old and ushers in a new age of dazzling décor.     
    - 28 Mar 14, 5:20pm -
  • Monster launches 24k gold phone chargers
    Do you ever find yourself relaxing on Dubai's sandy shores, a bottle of Heidsieck 1907 at your side, wishing there was some way to charge your smartphone in style? Russian oligarchs take heed.    
    - 28 Mar 14, 4:45pm -
  • Sony Digital Paper given price and release date
    Sony will be bringing its Digital Paper product to market later this year, with a confirmed price point of $1,100    
    - 28 Mar 14, 4:40pm -
  • Hands on: Pioneer's new dance-focused headphone range
    Purveyors of headphones to the DJ gentry, Pioneer, reveals new headphone range aimed at dance music listeners. In-ear and over-ear lovers are both catered for.    
    - 28 Mar 14, 3:30pm -
  • Armin van Buuren plugs into the headphone industry
    Philips and DJ star Armin Van Buuren have paired together to create a set of pro headphones aimed at the DJ and electro crowd.    
    - 28 Mar 14, 2:30pm -
  • Facebook takes to the skies with Wi-Fi drones
    Internet.org is the noble effort to bring online access to the two thirds of the planet still missing out on the web. Not content with routers and fibre-optic cabling, Facebook has taken to the skies to help the cause.    
    - 28 Mar 14, 2:20pm -

Wired

  • newSix things you need to know about pancake day
    With Shrove Tuesday upon us, WIRED obviously had a moral obligation to gather together the best pancake-related factsBy: Olivia Solon, Continue reading...
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:31pm -
  • newScenic sat-nav uses neural networks to find the best route
    A new artificial intelligence system uses a neural network to analyse Google Street View images and find the most scenic routes.By: James Temperton, Continue reading...
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:53am -
  • newProposed spying law criticised for 'piecemeal' approach to privacy
    The Investigatory Powers Bill requires "major changes" and doesn't offer enough protection for the privacy of citizens, a new report has claimed. By: Matt Burgess, Continue reading...
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:45am -
  • newChinese team makes unexpected fusion breakthrough
    The search for sustainable nuclear fusion has taken a major step forward, after a Chinese research group announced it sustained a superheated plasma gas at 49.99 million degrees C for more than a minute.By: Michael Rundle, Continue reading...
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:26am -
  • newSky Q set-top box is out now
        Sky Q, the broadcaster's next-gen set-top box, has finally gone on sale.By: Michael Rundle, Continue reading...
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:52am -
  • newGreen slime can 'see', and scientists know how
    Bacterial cells can act as a form of tiny eyeball, enabling bacteria to 'see' their world a team of British and German researchers has discovered.By: Michael Rundle, Continue reading...
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:29am -
  • newDarpa-funded implant travels to the brain via blood vessels
    This neural-recording device, which is implanted into the brain through blood vessels, will make it easier to control artificial limbs from the brain.By: Matt Burgess, Continue reading...
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:10am -
  • WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 9 February
    Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, Google CEO Sundar Pichai is the highest-paid CEO in the United States, a UN-backed coalition has launched the first global emissions standard for air travel, two US government departments have played down the…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 7:02am -
  • Cosmic 'signal' found in data collected in 1920s
    A 50-year-old puzzle about the movement of our solar system may have been solved -- thanks to data collected in the 1920s.By: Michael Rundle, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 5:41pm -
  • Google will reportedly launch a new VR headset this year
    Google will launch a new virtual reality headset for Android smartphones later this year, according to reports.By: Matthew Reynolds, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 5:00pm -
  • Why Red Dead Redemption was so briefly available for Xbox One
    Rockstar Games' Red Dead Redemption -- a brutal western tale of vengeance and obsession, and one of the most popular open world games of the last decade -- is coming to Xbox One's backwards compatibility scheme. The only hitch? Microsoft didn't wan…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:56pm -
  • Watch this robot chameleon blend in with its surroundings
    Just like some living chameleons this robotic reptile is able to change its colour to match its surroundings.By: Matt Burgess, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 3:14pm -
  • Humble Bundle is now making original games
    A line of "Humble Originals" will be included in the subscription-based Humble MonthlyBy: Matt Kamen, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 2:52pm -
  • Violent games have 'weak' impact on kids' behaviour
    There is only a very weak connection between children who play violent video games and those who grow up with violent tendencies, another research paper has said.By: Matt Burgess, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 12:50pm -
  • Facebook Free Basics has been banned in India
    India's telecoms regulator has blocked Facebook's Free Basics internet service after ruling in favour of net neutrality.By: James Temperton, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 11:48am -
  • You can now stream movies from The Pirate Bay
    The Torrents Time plugin for Windows and Mac computers has turned The Pirate Bay into the world's biggest streaming site.By: James Temperton, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 10:59am -
  • Blockbuster trailers overshadow bruising Super Bowl
    The Super Bowl was arguably overshadowed by a glut of new trailers.By: Michael Rundle, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 10:09am -
  • London could get team of drone-hunting eagles
    London's Metropolitan Police could be one of the first police forces in the world to get a crack squad of drone-killing eagles.By: Matt Burgess, Continue reading...
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 9:45am -
  • WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for 8 February
    Your WIRED.co.uk daily briefing. Today, the UN Security Council has condemned the launch of what North Korea claims is a peaceful Earth observation satellite, Google is reported to be developing a new and more sophisticated VR headset for Android, T…
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 7:40am -
  • Magic leaps, rise of a virus: Podcast 253
    WIRED interviews LSE's Clare Wenham on the rise of Zika, and we examine the mysteries behind a $3.7bn VR giant that hasn't released a single product.By: WIRED.co.uk, Continue reading...
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 6:01pm -
  • Innovate, die, or both: inside the struggle to save big oil
    Big oil is in crisis. Against a backdrop of record losses and huge layoffs, more than 800 industry executives gathered in Florence, Italy to try and work out what's next.By: James Temperton, Continue reading...
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 4:57pm -
  • Paypal bans VPN and DNS services
    PayPal has begun blocking VPN and DNS masking services from using the money transfer platform, in the latest push against online location hiding practises.By: Matt Kamen, Continue reading...
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 4:32pm -
  • DraftKings on why the UK is ready for one-day fantasy sport
    DraftKings, the controversial but enormously popular online fantasy sports service, has announced it will launch in the UK on Friday.By: Pauline Bock, Continue reading...
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 4:10pm -
  • Dividing Line: How The Division blends RPGs with shooter action
        Ubisoft's The Division was one of the first games announced for the current console generation. Set in New York after a disturbingly plausible bioterror event leads to the shutdown and quarantine of the entire city, players control a Strate…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 2:26pm -
  • What we learned about the brain this week: ravens and brain scans
    Remembering passwords is never easy. An endless spiral of upper and lower case characters, symbols and numbers that have to be remembered in slightly different configurations for a billion different websites -- it's tricky.By: Emily Reynolds, Continu…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 1:40pm -

Stuff

Gadgets from the web

  • newVTech to buy LeapFrog and create massive kids' gadgets firm - Pocket-lint.com
    Pocket-lint.comVTech to buy LeapFrog and create massive kids' gadgets firmPocket-lint.comWhen we visited this year's Toy Fair in January there was a notable absentee: LeapFrog. The company specialises in gadgets for younger kids and has always been a…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:56am -
  • Tickets, gadgets, shows - the gifts given to civil servants are revealed - Yorkshire Post
    Yorkshire PostTickets, gadgets, shows - the gifts given to civil servants are revealedYorkshire PostWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institut…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 2:50am -
  • Gadgets for hot breakfasts - Press and Journal
    Press and JournalGadgets for hot breakfastsPress and Journal... once the surface is nice and hot, put a ladle of your mix on to the hot plate and use the t-stick spreading tool provided to spread it evenly. This is a really good gadget, one you could…
    - 3 days ago 7 Feb 16, 6:08pm -
  • 6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans - Engadget
    Engadget6 gadgets that clean the world's oceansEngadgetSo far they've come up with everything from oil-cleaning magic wands to massive floating cleanup arrays, but it's a race to see which method will most effectively reverse the damage humans have w…
    - 3 days ago 6 Feb 16, 9:01pm -
  • This Tech Could Make Google's Future Gadgets Even Smarter - TIME
    TIMEThis Tech Could Make Google's Future Gadgets Even SmarterTIMEGoogle's latest partnership could result in smartphones that recognize objects much the same way humans do. Machine learning startup Movidius said recently that it's working with Google…
    - 4 days ago 5 Feb 16, 9:40pm -
  • 5 super cool gadgets for instantly printing photos from your phone - Cosmopolitan UK
    Cosmopolitan UK5 super cool gadgets for instantly printing photos from your phoneCosmopolitan UKHaving physical photographs seems to be making a comeback, and whether it's all those pics taken with the selfie-lighting phone case or your desire to be…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 3:28pm -
  • Kitchen gadgets review: Looseleaf kale stripper – not a natural born kaler - The Guardian
    The GuardianKitchen gadgets review: Looseleaf kale stripper – not a natural born kalerThe GuardianThis is Looseleaf, a gadget designed to “strip a variety of leaves like kale and collard greens from stems”. It's sold by Chef'n, which is a weird…
    - 7 days ago 3 Feb 16, 8:45am -
  • The 10 most anticipated gadgets of 2016 - Stuff
    StuffThe 10 most anticipated gadgets of 2016StuffOne of the great things about the world of gadgets is that it's never static – there's always something new and wallet-baiting on the horizon. And that's very much the case this year. 2016 is going t…
    - 10 days ago 31 Jan 16, 6:22pm -
  • The best (and weirdest) gadgets of 2016 - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukThe best (and weirdest) gadgets of 2016Telegraph.co.ukThe international CES 2016 gadget showcase has begun in Las Vegas, and promises to showcase the strangest and most innovative technology the world's biggest companies have to offer.…
    - 14 days ago 27 Jan 16, 10:40am -
  • Stylish gadgets that will catch your eye and brighten your day - BT.com
    BT.comStylish gadgets that will catch your eye and brighten your dayBT.comIt wasn't that long ago that the appearance of gadgets seemed to be far down the list for manufacturers. For the majority of people, functionality is the most important require…
    - 15 days ago 26 Jan 16, 4:48pm -

Expert Reviews

TechSpot

  • Dell XPS 13 Review: The Best Windows Laptop, Updated
    The revamped Dell XPS 13 includes just a handful of improvements: a new Skylake CPU, a USB Type-C port that supports Thunderbolt 3, and the option to get the laptop in gold. But considering the Broadwell-based Dell XPS 13 was our favorite laptop of…
    - -
  • Finding the Right Components for a Well-Rounded Gaming Laptop
    Unlike years past, today there are a vast number of quality gaming laptops available that can not only match most home rigs but occasionally outperform them. If you're in the market for a new gaming laptop and want to know what components will give…
    - -
  • Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Graphics and CPU Performance
    Rise of the Tomb Raider has been widely praised for its gameplay and visuals and now that the PC version is out, we are taking it for a spin. Rise of the Tomb Raider is arguably the best looking game to hit the PC yet, and without question the cut-s…
    - -
  • Rise of the Tomb Raider Review
    Rise of the Tomb Raider tells the story of young Lara Croft, alone in a dangerous place, exploring ruins, solving puzzles, and shooting lots of guys with flaming arrows. This is an enjoyable sequel and the reason it's very fun is because it feels up…
    - -
  • The Ideal Smartphone for 2016
    In 2015 I saw a ton of great smartphones hit the market, but I'm yet to see the elusive 'perfect' device -- the phone with no compromises in hardware or software. In this article I'll go through every aspect of the modern smartphone and list exactly…
    - -
  • Division Zero X40 Pro Gaming Mechanical Keyboard and M50 Pro Gaming Mouse Review
    Metadot, maker of the well-known Das Keyboard today is launching Division Zero, a new brand and product line developed specifically for the pro gaming and eSports community. Its debut offerings include the X40 Pro Gaming Mechanical Keyboard and the…
    - -
  • The Witness Review
    In The Witness, a magnificent new puzzle game from from developer Jonathan Blow you come upon challenges by wandering, in a first-person perspective, through the most beautiful island I've ever been to in a video game. The island is densely packed w…
    - -
  • Best Graphics Cards of 2016
    After extensive testing, we've come up with this quick guide to bring you the best graphics card choices available right now, divided into six categories: Best Overall GPU, Best Value Performance, Best Mainstream GPU, Best Budget GPU, Best Compact/H…
    - -
  • Gigabyte P34W v5 Gaming Laptop Review
    The Gigabyte P34W v5 is a fairly typical gaming laptop that sacrifices looks to bring value with decent gaming specs. Powered by an Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ CPU and a GeForce GTX 970M GPU, a decent display, and a body that won't be setting any r…
    - -
  • The Five Stages of Video Game Disappointment
    I think it's happened to us all at some point or another: a game you've idolized from afar finally comes out. You boot it up and brace yourself for magic. Hours pass. Magic still hasn't happened. This is... unexpected. That is when you begin your Da…
    - -
  • Google Pixel C Review
    The Pixel C is the first tablet to be fully developed in-house by Google. Not unlike the Chromebook Pixel that runs Chrome OS, with the Pixel line Google means to show off what's possible to build using their software platforms even if it's inpracti…
    - -
  • TechSpot Best of CES 2016
    Here's our selection of the most innovative, promising, or downright cool products we saw during this year's massive show. So without further ado here's the best of CES 2016
    - -
  • 10 Tech Predictions for 2016
    Looking ahead to 2016, I expect we will see changes that, on the surface, also don't seem to amount to much initially, but will actually prove to be key foundational shifts that drive a very different, and very exciting future.
    - -
  • Corsair Carbide 400Q Review
    With its vast experience of case building, Corsair must have foreseen that the Carbide 600C we reviewed last month wouldn't appeal to everyone with its inverted ATX layout, so its counteroffer seems premeditated. The new The Carbide 400 series is a…
    - -
  • VRAM Put to the Test: 2GB vs. 4GB GTX 960 and R9 380, 4GB R9 290 vs. 8GB R9 390
    Since publishing our annual graphics card roundup, we've received several reader inquiries regarding the performance difference between GPUs sporting 2GB and 4GB. We have put together a clock-for-clock comparison of the GeForce GTX 960 and Radeon R9…
    - -
  • Origin PC Omega Review
    The Origin PC Omega is a small, quiet gaming machine that comes in a few different shapes, all of which are based on Silverstone's great line of mini-ITX SFF cases. Our review unit is built on the slim desktop design of the Silverstone RVZ01, which…
    - -
  • The Best PC Games (You Should Be Playing)
    The last couple of years have been a bit of a golden age for PC gaming, producing some incredible games that will be talked about and played for years. But which ones are the best of the best? In our opinion, these are the eight greatest PC games yo…
    - -
  • 4K Monitors: Can you actually see the difference?
    With 4K monitors becoming more and more affordable, it appears that the long-standing reign of 1080p may finally be coming to a close. The question is: can the human eye actually see the difference with a 4K monitor? To answer that question we will…
    - -
  • The 10 Best Things About Building a New Gaming PC
    Building a gaming PC can be time-consuming and stressful. There are a thousand things that could go wrong, and any one of them could wind up costing hundreds of dollars. And yet we do it anyway. Why? Because building PCs is totally awesome.
    - -
  • Best Monitors of 2015
    A good monitor makes all of the difference when you spend several hours a day in front of one, and as we slowly transition into higher resolution panels there's plenty to be excited about right now. After looking at some of the best monitors in the…
    - -

Gadget News

  • newVTech to buy LeapFrog and create massive kids' gadgets firm - Pocket-lint.com
    Pocket-lint.comVTech to buy LeapFrog and create massive kids' gadgets firmPocket-lint.comWhen we visited this year's Toy Fair in January there was a notable absentee: LeapFrog. The company specialises in gadgets for younger kids and has always been a…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:56am -
  • Tickets, gadgets, shows - the gifts given to civil servants are revealed - Yorkshire Post
    Yorkshire PostTickets, gadgets, shows - the gifts given to civil servants are revealedYorkshire PostWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institut…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 2:50am -
  • Gadgets for hot breakfasts - Press and Journal
    Press and JournalGadgets for hot breakfastsPress and Journal... once the surface is nice and hot, put a ladle of your mix on to the hot plate and use the t-stick spreading tool provided to spread it evenly. This is a really good gadget, one you could…
    - 3 days ago 7 Feb 16, 6:08pm -
  • 6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans - Engadget
    Engadget6 gadgets that clean the world's oceansEngadgetSo far they've come up with everything from oil-cleaning magic wands to massive floating cleanup arrays, but it's a race to see which method will most effectively reverse the damage humans have w…
    - 3 days ago 6 Feb 16, 9:01pm -
  • This Tech Could Make Google's Future Gadgets Even Smarter - TIME
    TIMEThis Tech Could Make Google's Future Gadgets Even SmarterTIMEGoogle's latest partnership could result in smartphones that recognize objects much the same way humans do. Machine learning startup Movidius said recently that it's working with Google…
    - 4 days ago 5 Feb 16, 9:40pm -
  • 5 super cool gadgets for instantly printing photos from your phone - Cosmopolitan UK
    Cosmopolitan UK5 super cool gadgets for instantly printing photos from your phoneCosmopolitan UKHaving physical photographs seems to be making a comeback, and whether it's all those pics taken with the selfie-lighting phone case or your desire to be…
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 3:28pm -
  • Kitchen gadgets review: Looseleaf kale stripper – not a natural born kaler - The Guardian
    The GuardianKitchen gadgets review: Looseleaf kale stripper – not a natural born kalerThe GuardianThis is Looseleaf, a gadget designed to “strip a variety of leaves like kale and collard greens from stems”. It's sold by Chef'n, which is a weird…
    - 7 days ago 3 Feb 16, 8:45am -
  • The 10 most anticipated gadgets of 2016 - Stuff
    StuffThe 10 most anticipated gadgets of 2016StuffOne of the great things about the world of gadgets is that it's never static – there's always something new and wallet-baiting on the horizon. And that's very much the case this year. 2016 is going t…
    - 10 days ago 31 Jan 16, 6:22pm -
  • The best (and weirdest) gadgets of 2016 - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukThe best (and weirdest) gadgets of 2016Telegraph.co.ukThe international CES 2016 gadget showcase has begun in Las Vegas, and promises to showcase the strangest and most innovative technology the world's biggest companies have to offer.…
    - 14 days ago 27 Jan 16, 10:40am -
  • Stylish gadgets that will catch your eye and brighten your day - BT.com
    BT.comStylish gadgets that will catch your eye and brighten your dayBT.comIt wasn't that long ago that the appearance of gadgets seemed to be far down the list for manufacturers. For the majority of people, functionality is the most important require…
    - 15 days ago 26 Jan 16, 4:48pm -

Slashgear

  • newLG G5 might also have an Always On display but with LCD
    Yesterday we saw Samsung trying to trademark the phrase "Always On Display" in Korea, which was a strange move considering how that phrase has been used in smartphone features already. Now we're seeing part of its motive for doing so. It's compatriot…
    - 1 hour ago 10 Feb 16, 7:30am -
  • newMicrosoft finally spills some beans on Windows 10 updates
    Microsoft has been traditional dreadful when it came to system-related error messages and notifications that it has become somewhat of a running joke in the tech community (Error 0x8020002b anyone?). It's no laughing matter, however, when Windows 10'…
    - 5 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 3:30am -
  • newNHTSA will consider Google’s self-driving car AI as “driver”
    It seems that President Obama's declared push to make the US a haven for self-driving cars is already starting to bear fruit. In what may be a significant milestone, the National Hightway Traffic Safety Administration or NHTSA has just given Google t…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 2:45am -
  • newMad Catz: 37% staff layoff to follow exec mass exodus
    The writing was on the wall yesterday, and so today's news isn't terribly surprising: Mad Catz will be laying off 37-percent of its workforce, an announcement that follows yesterday's CEO and other executives' mass departure. The layoff news came alo…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 2:15am -
  • newNorth Korea’s latest satellite has stopped tumbling
    North Korea's newly launched satellite, the first since 2012, is now in a stable orbit after having previously been tumbling out of control. The satellite doesn't appear to be transmitting anything, according to officials and anonymous sources, but t…
    - 7 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:30am -
  • newSonos Apple Music support launches February 10, for real
    This is the news Apple Music subscribers and Sonos speaker owners may have been waiting for for months now. It was way back in December when Sonos finally kicked off the beta testing period for Apple Music integrations, which was actually announced a…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 1:00am -
  • newNASA’s latest travel posters tease Mars and more
    Early last year, NASA released some images styled after retro travel posters, each of the three presenting artistic representations of alien landscapes and the activities one might do in those places. They were a big hit with the public, with space e…
    - 8 hours ago 10 Feb 16, 12:15am -
  • newGM to recall 473k SUVs, trucks over loose brake pedal bolt
    General Motors will be recalling 473,000 SUVs and pickup trucks in Canada and the United States due to a potentially faulty bolt and the brake pedal failure it can cause. Most of the recalled vehicles are located in the US, and include the Chevy Taho…
    - 9 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:30pm -
  • newThe language of wolves: study finds howling ‘dialects’
    A team of researchers have found that wolves speak in distinct howling 'dialects,' doing so with the aid of an algorithm that analyzed in excess of 2,000 recordings of howling. A total of 13 canid species/subspecies, including dogs and wolves, were p…
    - 10 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:45pm -
  • newHundreds of sneaky galaxies found hidden behind Milky Way
    Researchers have discovered a bunch of galaxies described as being 'behind' the Milky Way, at least from our own perspective in the universe, and they may be responsible for the Great Attractor, a gravitational anomaly. This collective of galaxies, o…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:01pm -
  • newOn the track with Toyota’s crazy Camaro-killing R-Tuned minivan
    This family hauler, tuned by Toyota Technical Center in collaboration with championship-winning performance shop DG-Spec accomplished a super fast lap time of 1:27 which is on par with some of highest performance sports car available at the Streets o…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:44pm -
  • newNissan “Winter Warrior” trio revealed for Chicago Auto Show
    This week the folks at Nissan have revealed three new vehicles - concepts the lot of them. Each of them is ready to roll with winter weather preparedness - extreme winter weather preparedness, with full snow track systems. They're all red, too. They…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:42pm -
  • newSub1 robot solves Rubik’s Cube in 0.887 seconds
    No matter how fast you get at solving the Rubik's Cube, you'll never be robot-fast. The race has been on to build a robot that outperforms other robots, solving the colorful cubed puzzle at record-breaking speeds. It was astounding when a robot solve…
    - 11 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:11pm -
  • newGoogle’s ads will be Flash-free in 2017
    We've known for quite some time that Flash's days are numbered. When Apple first announced that they wouldn't support it on their crazy new phone back in 2007, people went crazy. But they were onto something, and the rest of the web seems to be follo…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:42pm -
  • newUS intelligence director: IoT can be used to spy, recruit
    U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has testified to the Senate that Internet of Things devices could be used by unspecified intelligence agencies to perform a variety of snooping activities, including things like tracking, surveilla…
    - 12 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:30pm -
  • newThe Division’s open beta is coming soon
    We've been waiting around for Tom Clancy's The Division since it was announced back in 2013. Originally we'd been told that the game would be released in 2014, then it got moved back to 2015. The current release date is March 8, 2016, and it doesn't…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 8:03pm -
  • newTwitter Trust & Safety Council is latest effort to tackle abuse
    Twitter has announced the formation of its new Twitter Trust & Safety Council, the company's latest effort to curb the levels of abuse present on the service. This isn't the company's first move to combat bullying and harassment, but is one of its la…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:33pm -
  • newSamsung Galaxy S4 update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow: 3x ways
    While Samsung will almost certainly not be updating your Samsung Galaxy S4 to Android 6.0 or 6.0.1 Marshmallow, 3rd party developers are all about it. Today we're exploring a couple of the several ways in which users are still able to continue updati…
    - 13 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 7:29pm -
  • newFirst Oculus Ready PCs revealed: bundle packs aplenty
    The first wave of Oculus Rift headsets are slated to start shipping next month. And if you've got one on pre-order, then it's probably about time you start thinking about your PC. If you've got an older machine, it likely won't be able to keep up wit…
    - 14 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:54pm -
  • newAmazon Lumberyard launched for “free” game development in the cloud
    This week a new cross-platform 3D game engine was launched with the name Amazon Lumberyard. This system is integrated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Twitch, including cloud-connected gameplay features and connectivity with Amazon GameLift. This s…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:02pm -
  • newFinal Fantasy IX is now available on iOS and Android
    Just a couple weeks ago, Square Enix made a surprising move. We know that they've been working on remakes and remasters of various Final Fantasy titles, but one we hadn't heard about was IX. So when they showed off the game running on a mobile device…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 6:00pm -
  • newAndy Rubin plans Gmail model for AI-teaching dashcam
    Android creator and former Google exec Andy Rubin wants to give you a dashboard camera, but you have to agree to help him build an Artificial Intelligence in return. Speculation about the serial inventor's current project have escalated in the months…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:48pm -
  • newGoogle reverses Android ad-blocker decision
    Just last week, Google seemed to declare war on mobile ad-blockers on the Google Play app store. It all started when they blocked Adblock Fast from the store. The most bizarre part of the story was Google's vague reasoning behind their decision, whic…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:16pm -
  • newGoogle adds an encryption lock to Gmail
    Google initiates an unlocked/broken lock icon system in Gmail in honor of Safer Internet Day, showing whether or not emails are encrypted or not. Gmail email has been encrypted for some time. Not all other email services share this level of protectio…
    - 15 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 5:07pm -
  • newSteam may accept Bitcoin for games in the future
    Valve is a company that's known for innovating. After all, they were the first company to get PC gamers to welcome DRM with open arms. They also pioneered the idea of letting you sell collectable hats. Well, if rumors are to be believed, they might s…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:47pm -
  • newParrot Sequoia camera turns drones into flying farmers
    Parrot's drones may be more commonly associated with casual flight, but the company is looking to be taken seriously in UAVs by courting business pilots. The French firm has cooked up a multi-camera sensor that turns a drone into a farmer's best frie…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:33pm -
  • newTwitter just sold your home screen to advertisers
    The folks at Twitter have announced a system called First View, one in which they've allowed advertisers to engage you ASAP. The first spot on your Twitter feed right AFTER your first normal tweet - that's where the first advertisement will reside. "…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:12pm -
  • newRobo-roach takes search & rescue tips from maligned pest
    Cockroaches may not sound the most likely of search & rescue heroes, but robots borrowing the pests' ability to squeeze through the tiniest cracks might revolutionize post-disaster triaging. Researchers at the PolyPEDAL Lab at UC Berkeley are taking…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:28pm -
  • newVR app helps you overcome your fear of public speaking
    When people tell you to “face your fears,” it's usually a case of it being easier said than done. If your fear is something that can be faced in private, with a friend there for support, that's one thing. But if public speaking is your greatest f…
    - 17 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 3:22pm -
  • newDwarf planet Ceres was first observed 215 years ago
    The dwarf planet Ceres was first discovered 215 years ago and over the generations our knowledge of the diminutive planet has has grown exponentially. Italian astronomer Giuseppe Piazzi first viewed Ceres through a telescope and 215 years later, we h…
    - 19 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 2:00pm -
  • newViewSonic XG gaming monitors pack up to 4K resolution and 144Hz refresh
    Ardent PC gamers know that now all hardware is the same and not all of it is up to the task of high-end gaming. Computer displays and other peripherals that work just fine for doing home work and surfing the web don’t always work well for playing F…
    - 20 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 1:00pm -
  • newNew liquid crystal mixtures keep touchscreens from freezing
    Researchers from the University of Central Florida have been working to develop new liquid crystal mixtures for use in LCDs inside cars and other devices that are able to operate at both high and low temperatures. The goal of the team of researchers…
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:00pm -
  • newFrance orders Facebook to stop tracking non-users, shipping data to US
    Slowly and bit by bit, Facebook is losing legal ground in Europe over what many member states are now calling illegal practices that violate the privacy of users and non-users alike. The case it faces in France, however, is significant because of its…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 11:00am -
  • newHuawei GX8 now available from GetHuawei.com and Amazon
    Huawei is really pushing its smartphones hard in the US, despite not yet having a flagship-level device that everyone can get behind. Its latest entry is the Huawei GX8, a version of the G8 fit for the US market and its network bands. Practically a m…
    - 22 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:30am -
  • newPagare smartstraps turn Pebble Time into payment machines
    Despite the now ubiquitous Android Wear smartwatches and Apple Watch timepieces, Pebble still has a strong and loyal following, thanks to its simplicity, battery life, and being so far one of the few truly cross-platform smartwatches in the market. S…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 10:00am -
  • newSamsung Galaxy S7 could have Always On screen
    This latest speculation is both technologically possible but might also be a bit too much, both in its goal and Samsung's legal action. In South Korea at least, it has tried to obtain the trademark for "Always On Display", a phrase that has already b…
    - 23 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:30am -
  • newDickies, Michelin make an anti-slip footwear for workers
    What do you get when you cross a popular clothing brand with a world-renowned tire maker? If you're guessing some sort of sports apparel, you'd actually be wrong. Shocked? That might be the sentiment upon reading this headline but that's exactly what…
    - 24 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 9:00am -
  • Flash (Professional) is dead! Long live Adobe Animate CC
    Adobe has just announced the release of its Animate CC software, which is significant for more than just the users of its previous Flash Professional software. It isn't a simple of case of adding new features and then renaming an old tool. Given the…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 8:30am -
  • Google dangles 2 GB of Drive space to secure your account
    It's mid February again. While that time is usually associated with chocolates and sweet nothings, for Google, it's associated with keeping your online accounts secure, especially your Google account. In celebration of "Safer Internet Day", Google is…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 7:30am -
  • Moto 360 2nd Gen update brings Marshmallow to Android Wear
    Just last week, Google released version 1.4 of Android Wear, which brought in support for speakers as well as new wrist gestures. That, however, was a feature set already pre-figured and even pre-announced. Now that that's out of the way, the next st…
    - 1 day ago 9 Feb 16, 4:00am -

Gizmodo UK

Explore Gadgets

Play GTA 5 via Any Browser (Works with All Laptops / PC / Mac)
In this video I will be showing you how to play GTA 5 or any other games remotely via a web browser where Specs doesn't matter. So Basically I will give you a ...
- 14 Oct 15, 10:35am -
Best Android Games - October 2015
Best Android Games for October 2015. Previous Episode : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z3IOcWRIuLk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmiPCVlfNeo ...
- 14 Oct 15, 7:44am -
Best Android Games September 2015- Explore Gadgets
GAMES LINKS ==-----------==----------------== (00:07)Unkilled:- http://adf.ly/1OnJsY (00:57)el:- http://adf.ly/1OnK4N (01:34)Li-Ning Jump Smash™ 15:-http://adf.ly...
- 25 Sep 15, 12:24pm -
Google Hidden Tricks - You Might Not Know About
Google knows pretty much everything. Here's some fun tips and tricks about the "Google Search". Source & Credits : https://www.google.com Google Onhub ...
- 3 Sep 15, 10:14am -
First Channel Update Explore Gadgets
First Channel Update Explore Gadgets Thank For Watching & SUBSCRIBER: https://goo.gl/gjowmY Watching All Videos: https://goo.gl/B3tbmL.
- 22 Aug 15, 5:12pm -
Best Android Apps 2015-Explore Gadgets
Apps in this video : (00:29) Next Lockscreen : http://adf.ly/1N5kHS (01:55) Facets :http://adf.ly/1N5kNr (02:57) Block This : http://adf.ly/1N5kTp (03:35) Kodi ...
- 21 Aug 15, 6:15pm -

Design Week

Design Jobs

WIRED

  • newIdeo Just Sold Part of Itself to Join a ‘Creative Collective’
    Ideo now belongs to the Kyu collective, which is part of Tokyo's Hakuhodo DY Holdings and includes other agencies like Sid Lee, Red Peak Group, and Digital Kitchen.The post Ideo Just Sold Part of Itself to Join a ‘Creative Collective’ appeared f…
    - 16 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 4:35pm -
  • newCome to Singapore! The Sights (And Branding) Are Lovely
    Brand Guide: Singapore Edition is the first edition in a newly launched series devoted to innovative, local, well-branded companies.The post Come to Singapore! The Sights (And Branding) Are Lovely appeared first on WIRED.
    - 21 hours ago 9 Feb 16, 12:00pm -
  • Watch a Pyramid of Mirrors Morph Based on Desert Weather
    Babel Tower is the work of Gugo Torelli, a designer from Florence, Italy, and Shirin Abedinirad, an artist from Iran.The post Watch a Pyramid of Mirrors Morph Based on Desert Weather appeared first on WIRED.
    - 2 days ago 8 Feb 16, 1:00pm -
  • Google’s New Interactive E-Books Would Be Impossible to Print
    Google and Visual Editions created a new kind of interactive mobile book.The post Google’s New Interactive E-Books Would Be Impossible to Print appeared first on WIRED.
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 7:27pm -
  • Pentagram’s Punchy, Shapeshifting Typeface Takes Countless Forms
    For Resonate, a festival about the culture of technology and art, two Pentagram designers created a geometric, mutable visual identity.The post Pentagram’s Punchy, Shapeshifting Typeface Takes Countless Forms appeared first on WIRED.
    - 5 days ago 5 Feb 16, 1:00pm -

Design Technology

Blue Ant Studio

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

COPYRIGHT

COPYRIGHT FOR SYNDICATED CONTENT BELONGS TO THE LINKED SOURCES
Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. More Info | Close