While smartphone cameras have been improving rapidly in recent years, even top-of-the-line devices can fall short of the visual effects we really need. One area that can disappoint is that of field of view – the area that the lens is able to ‘see’. At CES we were lucky enough to test out Olloclip’s new … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: Olloclip camera lens for iPhone 6
One of the more quirky gadgets on show at CES is the SleepPhones headband. This headband has Bluetooth speakers built-in, for music during sleep or after washing your hair. The headband has medical approval – it’s developed by a family doctor – is washable, and can go a full 8-12 hours without needing a … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: SleepPhones Bluetooth speaker headband
Picture this: you’ve just left work into the cold darkness and can’t wait to get into your warm car. You walk into the busy car park and it hits you – you can’t for the life of you remember where you parked. What if, in true James Bond style, you could pull back your sleeve, … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: Hyundai ‘Blue Link’ app
4mom’s mamaRoo, as showcased this year at CES, could be the newest boon for parents with young children that appreciate movement. It’s a high-tech baby bouncer, controllable on your smartphone or tablet, that is able to move ‘like you do’ i.e. in similar patterns that a young child might be used to – such as … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: 4mom’s mamaRoo Bluetooth baby bouncer
Have you ever found yourself frustrated with the tiny keys on your smartphone or tablet? Ever thought that it would be immensely convenient to have a compact keyboard like the one you have on your laptop or PC, but for your phone? I bet you have. Zagg’s ‘Pocket’ foldable wireless keyboard will support you with … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: Zagg’s ‘Pocket’ foldable wireless keyboard
If you’re on the lookout for a mid-range smartphone that looks pretty stylish and is small enough to not feel bulky in your back pocket, then the Alcatel Onetouch Idol 2S seems to be worth a look – at least if the predominantly good reviews about it are anything to go by. A high-end look … Continue reading Alcatel Onetouch Idol 2S – could this mid-ranger compete with the top dogs?
CES displays a staggering amount of pioneering tech every year in every field, and it certainly hasn’t disappointed the gaming crowd this year. The Virtuix Omni promises to take gaming to where it has previously been unable to tread – full virtual reality, right down to physical movement. Using a raised platform and paired with … Continue reading CES 2015 Video: Virtuix Omni
Smartphones are constantly finding new ways to automate or augment tasks that would traditionally be covered by other products, but until there’s a dramatic advance in technology we’re still essentially left manipulating similar-looking touchscreen devices. One company that has attempted to try something new is Yota, who incorporated two screens on its maiden handheld the … Continue reading The dual-screen Yotaphone 2 – for when one display just isn’t enough