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Microsoft smartwatch practically official

According to the interwebs a Microsoft Smartwatch should launch within the next few weeks, and now evidence to back that up has just been discovered. A new Microsoft ‘mobile wireless device’ has been spotted at the FCC. Of course, that could point to it being a new tablet or even a phone except that the [...]

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Hoverboards are now real and ready

According to Back to the Future, hoverboards should be with us by next year. Hendo have made this a realty that you can actually own. Thanks to a new Kickstarter campaign the developers are offering up their current working model to pledgers. The board doesn’t look too dissimilar to the one ridden by Marty McFly [...]

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Bluesound UK launch of audiophile multiroom streamers

Last week I was invited to attend a little get together arranged by a new name in home audio who also happens to have significant provenance. The company in question is Bluesound and this was its official UK launch lead by Brand Chief, John Banks. Bluesound, the new high resolution music streaming brand, officially launched [...]

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Apple unveils new iPad Air 2 and newish Mini 3

Apple has just revealed the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 at its press event last night stating that they feature “technology jam packed” in to an “incredibly thin and light package”. Do they live up to the hype? Well, I’m not too convinced. iPad Air 2 Starting off with the iPad Air 2, [...]

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Next gen portable consoles – Xbook One and PlayBook 4

If you liked the Ben Hack PS3 laptop then you’re going to love these portable next gen consoles from Ed Zarick. Ed Zarick is a self-taught engineer and has started to sell his Xbook One which features a 22-inch Vizio 1080p LED TV and the console itself packaged in a 3D printed and laser cut [...]

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Will.i.am has a smartwatch that does more than the rest

Amongst appearing on The Voice and fronting The Black Eyed Peas, Will.i.am is a known fan of all things gadgety and is the director of creative innovation at Intel. Now he’s set to release his own smartwatch. The rapper teased his new device on national TV back in April on Channel 4’s Alan Carr: Chatty [...]

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Carl Zeiss VR One multi-hardware option headset

Although wrists seem to be getting the majority of the wearable tech love recently, your eyes are still fair game for gadgets. Carl Zeiss is the latest to have plans for your peepers. Mention Virtual Reality (VR) to someone and, unless you happen to be chatting with a Jamiroquai fan, the first name to people’s [...]

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Oppo N3 phone shows off rotating camera

Oppo have been teasing their new Oppo N3 smartphone for a few weeks now and at last we get to see it. Kinda. This is the first official photo of the new Oppo N3. This pic made an appearance on Weibo and shows the clever little rotating camera. The Oppo N3 is rumored to come [...]