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 virtual reality purposes. As for the new phone, the Samsung Galaxy S7 continues with the firm’s recent move into smarter glass and metal designs. The S7 Edge has a 5.5...

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 and connectivity greatly. This latest version is called the Raspberry Pi 3 and it has just been put on sale. As well as those additional connectivity options mentioned...

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 using the latest technology. Sky Q is the giant media company’s latest product, and it promises to let you “watch what you, when you want”. It is now available in the UK, as well as in Ireland, with the first installations due at the end...

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 now, a lot of people are wonder when we can expect to see the new iPhone 7 and what it will be like. So, what do we know about it so far? To start with, most analysts expect a September release. This is when Apple traditionally release their new iPhone models, and there is nothing yet to suggest that they will break the pattern this year. It is expected that it will also have a new...

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 wherever you place it. The quality of the sound may not be quite as high as on some of the higher end audiophile gadgets but it seems safe to say that it is good enough for...

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...

Posted on Jan 19 2016 - 3:18pm by Robert
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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...

Posted on Jan 12 2016 - 3:27pm by Robert
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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...