When a watch transforms into full-scale phone
Jan 16, 2018
When smartwatches first made their debut as wearables, some tech watchers were not sure of the smartwatch as a viable form factor. Witness Alex Dobie's assessment back in 2016 in Android Central:
Next year marked for Magic Leap One Creator Edition
Dec 22, 2017
Magic Leap has stepped up to announce its three piece AR headset, and this is the Magic Leap One, Creator Edition.
Vision kit will bring new pizzazz to Raspberry Pi projects
Dec 02, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—Some tinkerers are already talking about what's to come soon in the Google AIY Vision Kit, which is available on pre-order from Micro Center at $44.99. Expected availability is by December 31.
Google video demonstrates 'stranger is looking alert' for smartphones
Nov 29, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—A pair of researchers at Google has released a video on YouTube demonstrating a possible new feature for Android phones—a "stranger is looking" alert that pops up if the phone detects another person behind ...
Apple Watch, Fitbit can diagnose hypertension and sleep apnea: study
Nov 16, 2017
A new study from the University of California, San Francisco and a health startup suggests that Apple Watch and Fitbit can accurately diagnose common health issues such as hypertension and sleep apnea.
Olympus is down to business with smart glasses for work sites
Nov 08, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—Olympus has a new EyeTrek Insight EI-10 smart glasses for business use.
DJI draws attention to drone information tech
Oct 27, 2017
At an event in Washington, DC, a panel of experts representing the Federal Aviation Administration, National Transportation Safety Board, airport operators and safety researchers discussed collaborative strategies for managing ...
Patent talk: Apple offers strap solutions for satisfying fit
Oct 16, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—Not all wrists were created equal and the smartwatch that satisfies must not only work but feel comfortable. Otherwise, a "wearable" is a word that in and of itself does not fit. Apple thinks it has a solution ...
Modular portable laptop has sliding keyboard and learning paths
Oct 15, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—A new portable, modular laptop has come on the scene, a laptop powered by the Raspberry Pi. One notable feature is its sliding keyboard.
Top touch functionality removed on Google Home Mini
Oct 12, 2017
(Tech Xplore)—Uh oh. The Reviews Editor at Ars Technica, Ron Amadeo, who specializes in Android OS and Google products, joined a list of other Google watchers to discuss a Google Home Mini pre-release going "rogue" and ...