Sony reportedly working on an e-paper watch: Bloomberg

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Sony reportedly working on an e-paper watch: Bloomberg

In a bid to arrest the decline in profits, Sony is said to be planning on slashing its TV and mobile phone product line-up, and instead rely heavily on the PlayStation 4 and image sensor business. Additionally, it is also said to be working on unique products, one of which includes a watch made out of electronic paper, Bloomberg reports. More →
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Xiaomi could soon launch its first smartwatch, Hugo Barra says

By on November 21, 2014 at 5:01 PM.

Xiaomi could soon launch its first smartwatch, Hugo Barra says

After creating a storm in the Indian market with its affordable handsets, Xiaomi is now reportedly making a smartwatch. In a YouTube video, the company's global VP Hugo Barra has hinted that the company is working on a smartwatch. More →
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Now, ‘Xoo belt’ that helps you charge your phones even when on the move

By on November 20, 2014 at 12:33 PM.

Now, ‘Xoo belt’ that helps you charge your phones even when on the move

Experts have recently created a belt that can help people charge their phones even when on the move. The people at Nifty have combined a belt with a battery charger so that people can venture out with just their phone and the clothes on the back and recharge on the move, The Verge reported. More →
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Wearable devices proved to be ineffective to monitor babies

By on November 19, 2014 at 5:08 PM.

Wearable devices proved to be ineffective to monitor babies

Wearable devices to monitor the vital signs of infants have not proven effectiveness, according to a British doctor. Medical professionals and consumers should note that such devices "have no proved use in safeguarding infants or detecting health problems, and they certainly have no role in preventing (sudden infant death syndrome) SIDS," said David King from the University of Sheffield in Britain. More →

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Apple releases WatchKit for developers to create Apple Watch apps

By on November 19, 2014 at 10:39 AM.

Apple releases WatchKit for developers to create Apple Watch apps

Apple today announced that it is releasing the first beta of WatchKit to third party developers. The WatchKit APIs will enable developers to create apps for the Apple Watch, which is set to launch early in 2015. The company released the SDK with iOS 8.2 beta, and Xcode 6.2. More →
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Soon, wearable devices for troops and civilians to get personalized health alerts

By on November 17, 2014 at 11:35 AM.

Soon, wearable devices for troops and civilians to get personalized health alerts

Researchers are working on developing a wearable technology that would help troops and civilians to get personalized health alerts, it has been revealed. The sensor and software development company has been working with UB engineering professor Albert H. More →
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The future of Google Glass looks cloudy

By on November 15, 2014 at 11:16 AM.

The future of Google Glass looks cloudy

Ever since it was launched, Google’s internet-connected eyewear product Google Glass has been surrounded by controversies. But that may come to an end soon, as the future of Google’s one of most ambitious product itself doesn’t seem so bright anymore. According to a report by Reuters, most of Google Glass’ app developers have given up on the project and are looking for or have already started working on something else. More →
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Apple Watch chip suppliers reportedly gearing up for mass production ahead of expected launch next year

By on November 13, 2014 at 6:11 PM.

Apple Watch chip suppliers reportedly gearing up for mass production ahead of expected launch next year

While Apple has not revealed a launch date for the Apple Watch, it is widely believed to be hitting stores sometime in the beginning of next year. According to a Digitimes report, chipmakers in Apple’s overseas supply chain are reportedly gearing up to begin production of the Apple Watch.  More →
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Samsung Gear VR ‘Innovator Edition’ announced, will hit stores next month for $199

By on November 13, 2014 at 12:56 PM.

Samsung Gear VR ‘Innovator Edition’ announced, will hit stores next month for $199

Samsung, along with a slew of other products, has announced the Gear VR Innovator Edition at its Developer Conference. The virtual reality headset will launch in the US in December in two variants. One variant will be priced at $199 and another which comes with a Bluetooth controller comes for $249. More →
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