Archive for the ‘General Gadgets’ Category

Xbox One September Update Already Available

The latest Xbox One update originally expected in September has already emerged less than two weeks after the August firmware was rolled out with some even reporting that it’s available and installing onto consoles today.

Upgrades detailed one Microsoft website for the coming month’s Xbox One firmware (6.2.11507.0) mention a new Media Player app which …

Samsung’s New Gear S Smartwatch Features a Curved Screen Amongst Other Features

Samsung’s New Gear S Smartwatch Features a Curved Screen Amongst Other Features

Samsung seem to be at the forefront when it comes to launching smartwatches, keeping in line with this it just announced the Samsung Gear S, how many is that now? The Gear S however has a few more tricks up its sleeve than usual.

This latest addition comes with a curved Super AMOLED display, which …

Kobo Aura H2O is the worlds first waterproof eReader

Kobo Aura H2O is the worlds first waterproof eReader

Kobo has announced a brand new E-ink touchscreen eReader in its Aura range, but this time the reader comes packing a difference, and IP67 certified deference. The Kobo Aura H2O is the world’s first Waterproof eBook and is designed to fit perfectly into the lifestyle of those who like to read whilst they soak.

The …

HTC Desire 510 Mid-Range Android Announced

HTC Desire 510 Mid-Range Android Announced

HTC looks to once again satisfy the desire for mid-range Android smartphones by revealing the latest in range of popular affordable handset – the HTC Desire 510.


Confirmed for the UK and Europe towards autumn HTC promises ‘a truly premium mobile experience at a highly affordable price’ aimed at the ‘budget-minded consumer’ and the HTC …

Xbox One ‘Free Play Day’ Spotted on Reddit

With Xbox One disc drive issues dealt with (in a fashion) it appears Microsoft will attempt to win back gamer favour by offering a selection of games as free to play for a 24 hour period.

Not officially announced, but spotted in a Reddit post, Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be entitled to a ‘…

Google Glass Redesigned, Looks Great

Google Glass Redesigned, Looks Great

The current edition of Google Glass isn’t that great to look at, considering how it blights the face of this perfectly normal looking man below… although with all that junk on those glasses it’s hard to see if he even looks normal or not.

Who IS he?

SEE ALSO: Sony Executive ‘VR is Gaming’s Future’…

Oculus Rift Offering Bug Bounty

Oculus Rift Offering Bug Bounty

We’ve already heard today about how Sony’s new direction is orientated towards virtual reality, according to a top Sony executive. The game company is looking to push the software forward into a new generation of games.

Mark Zuckerberg tests out Facebook’s new acquisition.

Meanwhile, on the social media side of things, Facebook is apparently going …

Apple Patents Curved Touchscreen

Apple Patents Curved Touchscreen

The Motorola Moto 360 should be the first round smartwatch wearable, but it may be that Apple is attempting to get ahead of Motorola with an apparent patent of a curved touchscreen that may make it onto the upcoming iWatch.

Apple’s upcoming iWatch might include this type of screen.

The curved touch surface appears to …

Sony Executive ‘VR is Gaming’s Future’

Sony Executive 'VR is Gaming's Future'

Speaking to Pocket Lint in a recent interview, Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida outlined that the next phase in adapting games to incorporate modern controls and input systems is getting the Playstation 4 working together with Sony’s upcoming ‘Project Morpheus’ virtual reality headset.

Playstation Move apparently didn’t fare as expected.

Yoshida is adamant that …

Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Coming Soon

Galaxy Tab 4 Nook Coming Soon

Barnes and Noble, one of the biggest book store chains in the US, are slowly being edged out by both the digital age and the lack of interest in reading amongst young people. Even television and movie adaptations of books haven’t slowed the gradual phasing out of reading print books, a sad trend in today’s …