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Grand St: Indie Gadgets for People by People

By Shem Pennant -

As we covered when we looked at Makers, there is a small revolution happening in the Internet of Things. Slowly but surely people, not giant corporations are making interesting and useful tech and getting in into the hands of other… Read article


Trax: The Smart Way to Monitor Kids and Pets

By Ian Barker -

Thanks to smartphones equipped with GPS we’re constantly reporting our position to social media, employers or anyone else who’s interested. Being tracked is simply a part of everyday existence for most of us. But what about the precious things in… Read article


Lytro: Light Rays and Living Pictures

By Shem Pennant -

Photography – especially the mid-range point and click market has been in trouble for some time now. People, for the most part, love to take pictures but a quick glance on Facebook or Instagram shows that they don’t always care… Read article


Top 5 Strange Gadgets

By Gabrielle Pickard -

The world of gadgets seems to be growing more bizarre and curious by the day, as manufacturers are sold ideas by the sanguine inventors, who in turn do their best to sell them to us. Do we want to buy… Read article


Payleven: Pocket Chip&Pin

By Shem Pennant -

Cash may well be king as far as investment goes but it’s becoming a downright nuisance in day to day life. Ever handed someone a wad of coins, hard legal tender, yet had to apologise for all the “shrapnel”. Ever… Read article


CineLite: Great Mobile Tracking Shots

By Shem Pennant -

A great dolly shot is an essential weapon in a cinematographer’s arsenal and Vacion brings this range of movement to mobile videography with the CineLite camera slider. Much like the full-size sliders used by video professionals, the CineLite allows for… Read article


Top 5 Wearable Technology

By Christopher Davies -

Although it is too early to tell whether wearable technology is here to stay or yet another passing fad, hardware manufacturers and software developers are pursuing this latest opportunity in an attempt to attract new customers and generate valuable revenue…. Read article


Native Instruments Kontrol Z1: Unbeatable Precision

By Andrew Rafter -

Having caught our attention with its recently released Traktor DJ app (free for a limited time), Native Instruments today released the world’s smallest professional mixer and audio interface, the Kontrol Z1. The new controller takes the company’s new app and… Read article