Tag: Gadgets

Gadgets, Products

How Apple plans to turn your Apple Watch into a walkie-talkie

June 5, 2018

Via: Mashable

Here’s a sentence I didn’t think I’d write: my favorite new Apple Watch feature is one that turns the wearable into a (slightly higher tech) walkie-talkie. I’m talking, of course, about the new “Walkie-Talkie” feature for the Apple Watch, which […]

Gadgets, Products

In 2018, voice assistants will make the leap out of your home

January 16, 2018


At one section of Google’s giant outdoor booth at CES was an impromptu, carney-style one-man show, with a guy wearing dark sunglasses and a white Google Assistant jumpsuit loudly and enthusiastically giving away free electronics one by one to a […]

Gadgets, Products

Why everyone should ditch Beats for these headphones

September 14, 2017

Via: Mashable

There are a lot of headphones out there, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed and settle on spending hundreds on Beats. If everyone’s doing it, it’s got to be cool, right? But if you’re looking for Bluetooth headphones that are […]

Gadgets, Products

The Apple TV 4K skates to where the puck was

September 14, 2017

Via: TechHive

Among everything Apple announced at its press conference this week, the Apple TV 4K was the only one lacking a killer hook. The new streaming box’s most noteworthy features are support for 4K HDR video—already table stakes in other high-end […]

Laptops, Products

10 Great Laptops That Cost Less Than the iPhone X

September 13, 2017

Via: LaptopMag

With a starting price of $999, the iPhone X is the most expensive mainstream smartphone yet. For that kind of money, you can get a high-end laptop with enough performance and battery life to help you get ahead at work […]

Gadgets, Products

Apple TV 5th gen: what will we see from the new Apple TV?

September 8, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

When it comes to TV streaming boxes, it’s safe to say the Apple TV isn’t exactly king of the hill. We’re currently in the product’s fourth generation, and Apple hasn’t delivered on the TV revolution it promised. In fact, it’s struggling to […]

Tech, Wireless

Steps for speeding up your Wifi

August 18, 2017

Via: NextBigFuture

Popular Science has some advice for speeding up your Wifi. 1. Download firmware from your router manufacturer’s website. Software updates fix bugs and may also include performance upgrades, as well as extra support for newer devices on the market. 2. […]

News and Press

Why don’t we have waterproof laptops already?

May 16, 2017

Via: Mashable

I still don’t know how it happened. One minute I was sitting down at my desk, glass of water in hand. Seconds later I was watching helplessly as the contents of the glass seeped into my MacBook Air. My screen […]

News and Press

The Apple Watch could help doctors spot the leading cause of heart failure

May 12, 2017

Via: Mashable

The Apple Watch could be used to detect a heart condition that causes over 100,000 strokes every year, according to a new study. Heart health app Cardiogram and researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Cardiology Health eHeart […]

Products, Tablets

HP’s new Elite x2 might as well be the Surface Pro 5 that Microsoft won’t sell

May 10, 2017

Via: Mashable

With Microsoft seemingly uninterested in releasing a new 2-in-1 Surface Pro, other PC makers like HP are stepping in to fill the void. HP’s Elite x2 1012 G2 (yeah it’s a mouthful) is the latest Surface Pro clone and it […]