Google-owned Nest unveils upgrades for existing producs, new Nest Cam

Home automation systems are in the news almost every week now yet the Google-owned Nest has kept a relatively quiet stance throughout the year. Of course, the reason is that Nest wanted to show everything at its very own media event in San Francisco which took place earlier today...

Microsoft WiFi will increase number of Skype hotspots, rebrand service

Microsoft has been offering WiFi hotspots around the world for years now through its Skype platform but it looks like the company is ready to not only increase the number of hotspots but also to completely rebrand the feature into a standalone service. The company now has a barebones...

Disney’s Playmation is the toy we all imagined as kids

As you may already know, Disney is not really limited to making animated movies anymore. The company has expanded its reach across several other markets. One of the company’s best departments is the one that makes innovative physical products, the latest of which is “Playmation”, a toy that pretty...

‘The Sprite’ drone shows strong market for unconventional products

Drones belong to the list of those products that begin their lives as ultra-niche offerings for a dedicated crowd that find mainstream appeal and broaden their initially limited horizons as far and wide as possible over time. The latest drone to hit Kickstarter is called ‘The Sprite’ and it...

‘The Void’ is one of the most ambitious VR gaming projects yet

Proponents of virtual reality have long touted the multitude of its uses since the technology can be applied to anything from gaming to interactive cinema experiences. Since I am one of those people, I always like to show others what VR can accomplish once the technology matures a little...

Microsoft’s Build 2015 Day 1: Windows 10, HoloLens, Continuum, Microsoft Edge and more

The first day of Microsoft’s Build 2015 developer conference is already gone and the company had plenty of things to show off during the event. If you would like to see a brief description of the most popular products and tools the Redmond-based company revealed, stick with me while...

The Apple Watch and new Macbook are now up for pre-orders

The lauded Apple Watch is finally available for pre-orders and people have already rushed in to get their hands on Apple’s first ever smartwatch offering. Many color options have already been sold out with new shipping dates going as far as June for specific models. We already knew demand...

Pebble Time arrives on Kickstarter, breaks $500k goal in 17 minutes

The Pebble is one of the greatest Kickstarter success stories ever. When the smartwatch first arrived on the fundraising platform, it raised a mind-blowing $10.3 million. Unlike many other projects, it actually delivered on its promises and has even enjoyed remarkable success in the retail space as the highest-selling...

Valve announces SteamVR

Remember that Valve VR headset I showed you way back in June 2014? Well you can forget about it because that was nothing more than an in-house project. Valve has just announced their first actual virtual reality headset, the SteamVR. The company made the announcement in Steam’s Universe, the same...

Google X tests cancer-detecting bracelet on synthetic skin

Google X Labs is without a doubt one of the most interesting mainstream technology teams right now. One only needs to take a quick look at the secretive X's current projects like Google Glass, the self-driving cars and Project Loon to get their interest piqued. The Life Sciences department...

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Connect Gmail and Google Calendar to Cortana in Windows 10

Compared to its rivals from other platforms, Cortana is not yet on par. However, it keeps receiving useful features that have certainly set Microsoft's...

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Since loads of people refuse to abandon Windows Media Player but are still having problems with their subtitles, I figured I would make this guide...