There are always plenty of Apple rumours to keep us entertained but how reliable are the latest stories about a budget iPhone being on the way? Numerous rumours about this possible new gadget are on around on the internet just now, so it seems as though it could be for real. So, let’s see what it could be all about. What Is It Called? There are a few different opinions floating around on this issue. It could be the iPhone 7 Mini, the iPhone 7C or the iPhone 6C. Other possible names have also been suggested but the general consensus...

Car giant Ford has revealed that it will be carrying out a lot of wearables research at its new lab in Dearborn, Michigan, Among the goals of this new Ford wearables research centre in the US will be finding ways of linking in-car technology to health information. One example of this could be if your smartwatch can tell you that you are getting tired, potentially meaning that the car could take over driving duties for a while or else flash you up a warning. Another way it could work is if the person behind the wheel gets agitated during...

These days, music lovers are absolutely spoiled for choice when it comes to gadgets for listening to their music conveniently and wherever they are. The latest device that promises to fill our days with the sound of music is the Mu-so Qb from Naim. This is a cool little speaker that can be used to listen to some tunes in the way that best suits you. The same firm introduced the Mu-so music system recently and they just revealed this new speaker at the CES 2016 show. Despite its small size, the speaker has 5 drivers and it has been angled...

Do you know that feeling when you really need a good massage but just don’t have the time for it? Well, it could be that AiraWear has the perfect solution for you. They have developed a vest that is designed to slowly and carefully massage your shoulders and your back no matter where you are and what you are doing. Their massaging vest goes under your clothes and it is so light and compact that no-one else will even know that you are receiving the benefits of a quality massage. How It Works So, how does it work? The people at AiraWear...

Each year the CES brings us the latest technological innovation to coo and gasp over. Among these classy new gadgets we always expect to see a fair amount of sparkling new tellies on show. Well, at the CES 2016 LG has some cracking TVs for us. LG is one company that has some amazing new TVs to show the world in the Las Vegas event this month. In fact, the South Korean manufacturer aims to wow us with some luxury Super UHD TV sets that are big and highly detailed. One of the models is the UH9550, which comes with a staggering 86 inch USD...

One of the most interesting developments to look out for at CES 2016 in Las Vegas comes from BMW. The German car giant will use the upcoming technology show to reveal details of its Vision Car Initiative. This includes the AirTouch system, which allows drivers to use gestures to control certain aspects of their vehicle. The word from BMW is that the system will still have a touchscreen included in it. However, it will be used to track the driver’s hand movements in the space between the dashboard and the rear-view mirror. This means...

If there one dream that many Star Wars fans simply aren’t willing to give up on it is that one day they will own their very own lightsaber. This iconic weapon is made of pure energy and it currently impossible to make, but that didn’t stop geeky inventor Styropyro from going ahead and giving it a try. This is the guy who got some online fame a while ago when he built a laser shotgun. Now, he has added a hugely upgraded 7W blue laser to his hi-tech armoury, in an attempt to make the most famous Star Wars weapon of all. Burns Through...

Among the exciting inventions we saw on Back to the Future 2 all those years ago, the self-drying jacket was probably just about the most practical. Sure, we still really want a hoverboard and a pair of self-tying boots, but a jacket that dries itself is definitely worth getting as well. Well, maybe the wait is just about over. Start-up company Falyon has put a new idea of Kickstarter to make exactly this kind of jacket, called the SDJ-01. It works by using a rechargeable battery to power air amplifiers that blow high pressure around inside...

Live streaming your gaming exploits has been possible for some time now, although the issues involved in setting this up have been enough to put a lot of people off the idea up until now. The good news for gamers who like the idea of sharing their glory and their failures is that there is now a gadget that can help you out. The Razer Cortex: Gamecaster makes it incredibly easy for you to get started on streaming the action to the likes of YouTube or Twitch. The company say that it makes it simple to get started. It doesn’t need the user...

If you are looking for a unique and intriguing Christmas gift this year then a brightly coloured scarf may not be at the top of your shopping list. After all, isn’t this one of the most boring and traditional presents ever? Well, the latest offering from Dot One could be the ideal present for the nerd in your life who wants to keep warm while showing off. You see, it shows the wearer’s genetic code in all its technicolour glory. Get Started with a DNA Sample image courtesy of Dot One To get started you just need to send them off...