Monday, 4 May 2015
If you're into sci-fi, cloaking is something you're familiar with. It basically means hiding something so that it's not only invisible to detection devices, but to the naked eye as well. It might sound far-fetched right now, but on May 13 it might go from science fiction to science fact.
Epic Games has announced that its preview release of Unreal Engine 4.8 will feature official support for Valve's SteamVR virtual reality platform. SteamVR is already used on the HTC Vive and boasts capabilities such as Lighthouse, Valve's laser-based room-scale tracking solution.
Autonomous is a New York City startup that has just launched their first smart desk, The Autonomous Desk. A piece of furniture that combines ergonomics and artificial intelligence to change the way you work.
Razer has launched the Seirēn Pro digital and analog XLR microphone, targeted at professional streamers and YouTubers or amateurs who want to step up the quality of their content.
Friday, 1 May 2015
MyRepublic has announced plans to offer 1,000 free SIM cards and unlimited 4G data coverage in a mobility trial in the Jurong Lake District this August. This is part of its efforts to be awarded a license as Singapore's fourth telco. Registration for the trial opens later this week.
Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015
If you love to take selfies but think that a selfie stick is too mainstream, here's something different that'll make you stand out from the crowd.
Snipers have a saying that you shouldn't bother running from a sniper, you'll only die tired. Well, with DARPA's EXACTO rounds, everybody's a sniper now.
Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015
Uiee has launched a 2-in-1 smartphone charger that doubles as both a portable power bank and a wall charger. The diminutive power bank cum charger is easily pocketed and should appeal to users who favor convenience and portability over sheer battery size.
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.