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Among the many exciting and frivolous new gadgets out these days, it is reassuring to see that they are some extremely useful products too. One of these is a transparent smart patch that has been designed by a research team at the Seoul National University in South Korea to help control diabetes. It may not look like the most interesting gadget on the planet but this plaster...

When you think about it, the fact that we still use hulking big desks to work on is a bit strange. Could it be that The Edge changes all this in the future? This is a new type of desk that was designed by Marc Rosenborg. He credits the inspiration for his creation to a visit to his daughter’s college dorm room. There, he noticed that a huge amount of space was taken...

One of the most interesting gadget rumours in recent times is that of the smart phone that is supposed to cost under £3. Could this possibly be true? This is the strange tale of the Freedom 251 phone which has recently been advertised by Ringing Bells in India. The price? A mere 251 rupees, which works out as under £3. It can’t be true, thought, can it? Surely not...

With the 21st of March now confirmed as the date of the upcoming Apple March event, the rumours around what is to be revealed have really started to swirl. Most analysts now think that a budget iPhone will be among the goodies on display in the San Francisco event. In fact, many have gone as far as to suggest that it will be launched under the name of iPhone SE. This is...

In car navigation and entertainment systems have come a long way recently, with Ford one of the top names in the industry. The Ford Sync 3 has been getting an airing at the Mobile World Congress 2016, together with the car manufacturer’s new Kuga. As you might expect, this new technology lets you use your car in much the same way as a giant smartphone, with a touchscreen...

Samsung has brought out some exciting new models at the Mobile World Congress 2016. Mark Zuckerberg was among the crowd watching the Korean tech giant’s presentations, which were made partially using the Gear VR headsets. The Gear 360 was perhaps the most exciting product shown off by Samsung. This is a spherical 360 degree camera than can take photos and videos for...

The Raspberry Pi has proved to be a genuine revolution in computing, as it has allowed people to buy bare bones computers for next to no money and one was even taken into space by astronaut Tim Peake. The latest generation of the Pi has added some important features to the winning formula. It now comes with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for the first time, increasing its versatility...

With there now being so many different ways to enjoy some television or the latest news, it is the turn of Sky to try and tempt us into a new way of viewing...

The online rumour mill surrounding Apple products is always guaranteed to give us some fun, as well as some potentially useful insights into new phones. Right...

The emergence of flexible multi-room sound systems is tipped to be one of the biggest gadget trends in the next few years. A product that is now available in this respect is the versatile Libratone Zipp. This is a cylindrical speaker system that is designed to give you access to your music wherever you are. The shape of the Zipp means that it delivers 360 degree audio...