Sunday, 26 Apr 2015
The HOOQ video-streaming service has just announced that it has entered into a partnership with Disney to bring ABC series and features from Disney, Marvel and Touchstone studios to Southeast Asian viewers. Read on to find out more about this regional subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) deal.
Friday, 24 Apr 2015
Shiny surfaces produce reflections and glare. That is undeniable. Though there are various methods of reducing their intensity, none can eliminate them completely. This new discovery doesn't change that fact but it can do the next best thing, which is to make them barely noticeable.
Thursday, 23 Apr 2015
Google has rolled out Project Fi in the US, a wireless service that allows users to switch seamlessly between Wi-Fi hotspots and 4G LTE networks wherever they go. Users can also use their phone number on multiple mobile devices and do things like send texts from their tablet or laptop!
Devices on iOS 8 might not be as secure as you expect. The discovery of a new exploit means hackers can potentially render them useless with very little effort.
Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015
How does a lamp with a levitating light source that doesn't wear out sound? It's like something out of a sci-fi movie isn't it? Well, if you don't mind spending around $212, there's a way to get one.
Google has rolled out an update that will boost the search engine rankings of mobile-friendly websites for searches made on mobile devices. If you haven't already, it's time to begin optimizing your website for mobile!
Monday, 20 Apr 2015
Microsoft Research's Handpose will allow precise tracking of the fine movements and positioning of hands and fingers, opening doors to potential applications in virtual reality, artificial intelligence, gaming and everyday computing.
Friday, 17 Apr 2015
This bike trainer will allow you to navigate VR worlds ranging from the Great Wall of China to the Alps. If you're feeling adventurous, you can even have a go at the zombie apocalypse! It works with Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR and external displays and provides resistance feedback and 60° of steering.
Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015
Jabra has just announced the launch of a new energy-conserving Bluetooth Mono headset, the Jabra Boost. Details after the jump.
Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015
Garmin has introduced two alternatives to the popular GoPro Hero cameras in the form of the VIRB X and XE, two new action cameras with built-in wireless connectivity for live video streaming and a wide array of onboard sensors to capture motion information.