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  • Beats 1: Replay lets users hear missed shows on demand

    5 August 2015, 6:10 am by: Adam Westlake

    Apple Music has just activated a new feature for the Beats 1 radio portion of its service, letting users replay DJ-hosted shows that they might have missed when they were broadcast live. Called Beats 1: Replay, the recordings are found through Apple Music's…
  • Monster and Cristiano Ronaldo team for ROC Live Life Loud headphones

    5 August 2015, 6:00 am by: Shane McGlaun

    Americans might not recognize the name Cristiano Ronaldo, but he is a major sports super star in other countries. Ronaldo has teamed up with the folks at Monster to roll out a new line of headphones with three different styles. All of the products are under…
  • Epson unveils new 3D and HD projectors for home entertainment

    5 August 2015, 5:34 am by: Shane McGlaun

    Epson has announced some new projectors that will be hitting the market in the coming weeks that are all aimed at home entertainment. Two of the projectors are 3D projectors that will allow fans of 3D movies to watch them in their homes. Those two projectors…
  • Project Tango tablet finally goes international

    5 August 2015, 5:00 am by: JC Torres

    For the first time since it debut as a skunkworks project last year, Google is officially bringing the Project Tango tablet to more countries worldwide. That, however, doesn't mean that it's exactly going to be for sale for consumers, only that researchers and…
  • Expand your Xbox gaming with new Chatpad, Seagate Game Drive

    5 August 2015, 4:00 am by: JC Torres

    Gamescom this week has seen Microsoft make its biggest pitch to try and wrest the laurel away from Sony's PlayStation 4. While the jury still deliberates on whether it has succeeded or not (and some already think it has), Microsoft continues to throw more and…
  • Samsung Pay lands on the most unlikely of devices: TVs

    5 August 2015, 3:30 am by: JC Torres

    Technically, Samsung Pay has actually to officially roll out to business and users, but that's definitely not going to stop Samsung from dreaming big. While it's still busy actually preparing the system for merchants and smartphones, it is announcing that the…
  • LG Wine Smart brings the flip back to the phone, globally

    5 August 2015, 2:30 am by: JC Torres

    Clamshell phones still have a loyal following despite being decades out of fashion. Particularly in China and South Korea, phone manufacturers have time and again launched such flip phones, though now with some smartness in them. LG, however, isn't content…
  • Razer Orbweaver Chroma, Deathstalker Chroma revealed at Gamescom 2015

    5 August 2015, 1:01 am by: Chris Burns

    Two new accessories with full "Chroma" color are revealed by Razer at Gamescom 2015. Razer Orbweaver Chroma and Razer Deathstalker Chroma join the rest of the Chroma-branded devices, the whole collection with their own implementation of customizable color…
  • OnePlus 2 vs Moto X Style – which one “potentially” deserves your money?

    4 August 2015, 9:46 pm by: JC Torres

    Last week we saw not one but two mid-year racehorses make their way into the smartphone tracks. One an established veteran in the industry, the other almost a David in comparison, both putting out mouthwatering offers. But at the end of the day, unless you…
  • BitTorrent Sync apps updated with productivity features

    4 August 2015, 9:40 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    The Bittorrent Sync mobile apps have been updated with features needed for productivity, not just file sharing. Among the changes is the ability to directly edit files and then sync those changes on other devices where the item is stored. There’s also the…
  • Epson EcoTank printer changes everything, ditches ink cartridges

    4 August 2015, 8:50 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    Whether you buy an expensive printer or a cheap printer, those ink cartridges are going to run out sooner than you'd like and replacing them will -- in some cases -- cost as much as the printer itself. Though we haven't be able to completely do away with…
  • Watch: man surfs with dirt bike, rides across ocean

    4 August 2015, 7:50 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    If you thought GoPro's video of a man flying like a superhero down a mountain and through a split rock was impressive, DC's new video will blow your mind. Titled 'Pipe Dream', the video shows the successful conclusion of one man's two-year pursuit: to surf…
  • AQUA lightweight headphone amp ditches the battery

    4 August 2015, 7:00 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    If your smartphone can't put out enough volume for your needs or has subpar audio quality, the solution is a headphone amplifier. The weight and bulk of such amplifiers are a problem for many users, though, as it detracts from the portability of a smartphone…
  • Altra IQ running shoes track metrics, work with iFit app

    4 August 2015, 6:00 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    Altra Running has unveiled it new Altra IQ running shoe equipped with iFit tech to gather running data. There’s a multi-sensor system embedded in the shoe that is said to be “razor-thin”. The related connectivity pipes the data from the shoes to a…
  • Star Wars Death Star Final Duel LEGO Review

    4 August 2015, 5:47 pm by: Chris Burns

    Today's LEGO review of Palpatine's Throne Rome, otherwise known as the "Death Star Final Duel", we're going to do something different. Instead of just getting up close and personal with all the little bits, we've gone ahead and captured a number of emotional,…
  • Fear the Walking Dead: new trailer has LA burning down

    4 August 2015, 5:25 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    AMC's all about the teasers, though it did finally give us a proper trailer not too long ago. So far the teasers have only hinted at the upcoming event, and the trailer itself shows it all getting started. The newest trailer, though, backs up from the…
  • Viber updated with redesign, better quality and more

    4 August 2015, 4:40 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    WhatsApp competitor Viber has updated both its Android and iOS apps with a bunch of improvements and new features, the most notable of which is the improved voice and video quality that, despite being better than ever, keeps data usage to a minimum. As with…
  • Sorry McFly, Lexus’ Hoverboard is just a clever ruse

    4 August 2015, 4:19 pm by: Chris Burns

    The Lexus Hoverboard demo has gone live, with a full 2-minute video of the real-deal innovation playing out in the world's first "hoverpark." This hoverboard requires that the user be hovering above a metal surface, so we can safely assume that every bit of…
  • True Detective season 2’s finale boosted to 90 minutes

    4 August 2015, 4:05 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    In what what seems to be a quickly growing trend among television shows, the True Detective season 2 finale has been extended to 90 minutes in length, making it as long as some theatrical movies. This will give the network extra time to flesh out the finale…
  • Yahoo’s ads spread malware via hackers, vulnerable Flash

    4 August 2015, 3:30 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    Yahoo was recently hit by hackers who used its advertisements to deliver malware to an unspecified number of visitors on several of its own websites, it has been revealed. The malware campaign carried on for a full 7-day week before Yahoo, having been alerted…
  • Review: Inateck MarsBox wireless speaker — angular and playful

    4 August 2015, 3:00 pm by: Brittany Hillen

    Inateck has recently launched a trio of new speakers, one of which is the Inateck MarsBox BP2002 wireless speaker. The market has no shortage of wireless speakers, and so finding a way to stand out is imperative. Inateck managed to do that with its unusual,…
  • Milky Way’s stars found prone to leaving home

    4 August 2015, 2:56 pm by: Chris Burns

    Significant movement in star orbits around our Milky Way galaxy have been found in a study that spanned 4-years and nearly 100,000 stars. "In our modern world, many people move far away from their birthplaces," said lead author and NMSU astronomy graduate…
  • Apple Music to stream Dr Dre’s Compton album exclusively

    4 August 2015, 2:37 pm by: Chris Burns

    For one full stream of his first album in 16 years, Apple will play Dr Dre's Compton A Soundtrack. This stream will happen this Thursday - that's the 6th of August - starting at 6PM Pacific Time. We must assume there'll be breaks between music, as the stream…
  • Unprecedented glacial melt to continue even in “stable” climate

    4 August 2015, 1:50 pm by: Chris Burns

    We've never had glacier retreat happening at as fast a rate as we're having this moment in history. According to data compiled by the World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS) and organized into a dataset by a number of scientists including Michael Zemp and…
  • Halo 5 Xbox One console announced alongside Halo Wars 2

    4 August 2015, 12:41 pm by: Adam Westlake

    Microsoft's Xbox One presentation at Gamescom 2015 continued its bombshell news announcements with the revelation of the Halo 5 Limited Edition Xbox One console bundle. Priced at $499, the package includes a 1TB model Xbox One with a special design echoing the…
  • BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition revealed, so very shiny

    4 August 2015, 12:32 pm by: Chris Burns

    If you were one of the many doubters in the lifespan of BlackBerry over the past few years, you might want to check yourself. Revealing a new edition of the BlackBerry Passport this morning, BlackBerry has once again proven themselves a company that - believe…
  • Apple denies MVNO launch plans

    4 August 2015, 12:12 pm by: Chris Davies

    Apple has denied reports that it is planning to launch its own carrier, after claims this week that it was in talks to establish an MVNO. The rumors, a resurgence of long-standing speculation that the iPhone maker was looking to establish itself as a Mobile…
  • Microsoft Lumia 950 XL flagship leaks

    4 August 2015, 11:44 am by: Chris Davies

    Microsoft may have been focusing on Windows 10 lately, but it also has a pair of flagship smartphones in the pipeline, photos of one of which have now leaked. The Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL - otherwise known by their codenames, Talkman and Cityman - are…
  • Nikon reveals three new NIKKOR lenses for pros and enthusiasts

    4 August 2015, 11:43 am by: Chris Burns

    Three new lenses have been revealed this morning by the folks at NIKKOR, including an evolution of a classic NIKKOR lens with the AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR. This lens is the newest in a line of lenses that includes the 24-70mm f/2.8, a lens you may well…
  • Xbox One: DVR in 2016, backwards compatibility in November

    4 August 2015, 11:29 am by: Adam Westlake

    As Microsoft has already kicked off its Xbox One announcements at the Gamescom 2015 event in Germany, the company is starting out with some big announcements about hardware functionality. While the backwards compatibility update first announced at E3 now has a…

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