Huawei announces fitness tracking “TalkBand” wearable and hearable at MWC 2015

By on March 1, 2015 at 7:01 PM.

Huawei announces fitness tracking “TalkBand” wearable and hearable at MWC 2015

Huawei took to the stage today at Mobile World Congress event to announce the TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1, the company's new fitness tracker and a set of headphones. The TalkBand B2 is company’s sequel to its last year’s wrist-worn fitness tracker B1. The TalkBand N1, on the other hand, is essentially a set of wireless Bluetooth earbuds that comes with an accelerometer paired to track your activity. More →
0 

Purported Samsung Galaxy S6 earbuds leaked, looks identical to Apple EarPods

By on February 27, 2015 at 7:24 PM.

Purported Samsung Galaxy S6 earbuds leaked, looks identical to Apple EarPods

Courtesy of numerous leaks, we already know that the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 will be generously borrowing design elements from the iPhone 6. Turns out, that isn’t all Samsung is borrowing, and purported photos of Samsung’s earbuds have surfaced online, and they too look a bit Apple-like.  More →
0 

Samsung Galaxy S6’s wireless charger spotted online ahead of MWC

By on February 26, 2015 at 2:17 PM.

Samsung Galaxy S6’s wireless charger spotted online ahead of MWC

We are well aware of the fact that the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge will feature a built-in wireless charging point and the FCC echoes the same. The regulatory authority has cleared off a wireless charger from Samsung, which is expected to be unveiled at the Unpacked event on March 1. More →
0 

Asus ZenPower 9600 is a Xiaomi Mi Power Bank clone

By on February 5, 2015 at 8:30 PM.

Asus ZenPower 9600 is a Xiaomi Mi Power Bank clone

Xiaomi maybe infamous for taking design inspirations from other companies, but this time it is the other way around. Asus has entered the mobile accessories market with the ZenPower 9600 power bank, which look deceptively similar to Xiaomi’s own Mi Power Bank. More →
0 

Forget power banks, Flat Attack ‘AA battery powered’ portable charger will ensure your smartphone never runs out of juice

By on January 24, 2015 at 12:11 PM.

Forget power banks, Flat Attack ‘AA battery powered’ portable charger will ensure your smartphone never runs out of juice

The advent of smartphones and portable devices has inadvertently brought about the need for on-the-go charging. Yes, there are power banks but they need to be charged too. While we normally are cautious about keeping our devices fully charged before travel, an emergency back-up instant charger is the need of the hour. To solve this issue, Aussie resident Anthony Peacock has designed a device called the Flat Attack. The Flat Attack is a portable AA battery operating charger that can be used on smartphones and other devices on-the-go. More →
0 

Xiaomi also announces Mi Headphones and Mi Box mini set-top box

By on January 15, 2015 at 2:09 PM.

Xiaomi also announces Mi Headphones and Mi Box mini set-top box

At its event in China today, Xiaomi launched its flagship device called the Mi Note, as well as a more powerful variant called the Mi Note Pro. Additionally, it also took the wraps off Mi Headphones and a new set-top box called the Mi Box mini. More →
0 

This automatically opening iPad Smart Cover display is the coolest thing you’d see today

By on January 12, 2015 at 2:33 PM.

This automatically opening iPad Smart Cover display is the coolest thing you’d see today

Apple has something new to show in the storefront display at its iconic Regent Street Apple Store in London. In the storefront, several iPads with Smart Covers have been kept on display. While there is nothing odd or new about the upright placed iPads, the Smart Covers seem to have some new features. The said Smart Covers are seen opening and closing on their own, without the help of wires or any other visible human assistance. More →

0 

CES 2015: Storedot’s charger can turbo-charge your smartphone in under a minute

By on January 9, 2015 at 2:21 PM.

CES 2015: Storedot’s charger can turbo-charge your smartphone in under a minute

One of the gadgets hogging the limelight at CES this year is a charger that can boost your battery to full capacity in less time than it takes to boil a kettle. Developed by Israeli start-up, Storedot, the device is capable of recharging phone batteries about 100 times faster than at present. More →
0 

CES 2015: Volvo develops a smart cycle helmet that warns about an ‘imminent crash’

By on January 9, 2015 at 11:53 AM.

CES 2015: Volvo develops a smart cycle helmet that warns about an ‘imminent crash’

A new helmet has been developed for cyclists that can warn them about an "imminent crash." The prototype helmet has been developed by Volvo to warn a vehicle when it has got too close to a cyclist and also let them know if they are in a vehicle's blind spot so they can take action to avoid a collision, the BBC reported. More →
0 

CES 2015: Noke Bluetooth lock could permanently kill all traditional physical-key locks

By on January 9, 2015 at 11:47 AM.

CES 2015: Noke Bluetooth lock could permanently kill all traditional physical-key locks

Kickstarter is responsible for many success stories. Some innovations get lost in the vortex, while some find huge amounts of backing, and funds to even showcase their projects at big events like CES. One such company is FUZ Designs, whose Noke Bluetooth lock got $652,828 in funding, while their goal was $100,000. The device is on display at CES, and SlashGear's  Nate Swanner hovered around their desk to tell us exactly how cool the smart lock is. More →
0