Topic: Gadgets

Will Samsung Produce the Oculus Rift?

Will Samsung Produce the Oculus Rift?

Yesterday’s news that Samsung’s mobile division might see an executive shakeup doesn’t seem to have affected the company’s partnership with virtual reality startup Oculus VR. Yesterday, CNET reported that Brendan … [Read more...]

Nokia Announces $249, 8-Inch N1 Android 5.0 Tablet

Nokia Announces $249, 8-Inch N1 Android 5.0 Tablet

Yesterday, Nokia – the bits of the company that weren’t acquired by Microsoft, that is – teased the reveal of a mysterious black box. Today, the reveal has been, uh, revealed: the N1 tablet, a 7.9-inch slab that … [Read more...]

Nokia Teases…Something for November 18

Nokia Teases…Something for November 18

Last year, Nokia entered into talks to sell its smartphone division to Microsoft, a sale that was completed just a few months ago. While it’s easy to say simply that “Microsoft bought Nokia,” since Nokia was … [Read more...]

Review: Nexus 9 is a Premium, Pricey Tablet

Review: Nexus 9 is a Premium, Pricey Tablet

The Nexus 9, made by HTC, is a pretty slick device. With a screen that just barely falls below nine inches, it’s a skinny slab that feels like a premium device without seeming like you need to treat it with kid gloves. … [Read more...]

Project Tango Tablet Appears on Google Play Store

Project Tango Tablet Appears on Google Play Store

One of the more interesting initiatives undertaken by Google has been Project Tango, which looks to imbue an Android smartphone or tablet with real-time 3D mapping capabilities. Back in June, Google announced the … [Read more...]

Amazon Echo: An Always-On Digital Assistant Speaker

Amazon Echo: An Always-On Digital Assistant Speaker

In a surprise announcement today, Amazon has unveiled the Echo, a small, cylindrical speaker that houses a digital assistant that syncs with the cloud to do, well, everything you’d expect from the bevy of digital … [Read more...]

Rumor: Will the Gold Apple Watch Cost $4,000?!

Rumor: Will the Gold Apple Watch Cost $4,000?!

In September, Tim Cook said that the Apple Watch would start at $350, a not inconsiderable amount of money for a smartwatch. That, of course, was the starting price, as new rumors are pointing to some really expensive … [Read more...]

Details of Samsung Galaxy S6 Reportedly Leak

Details of Samsung Galaxy S6 Reportedly Leak

In the wake of disappointing mobile sales, a design team shakeup, and Apple eating its lunch, Samsung is reportedly going back to the drawing board for the newest iteration of its flagship smartphone, as details of the … [Read more...]

HTC Offering 50% Discount on Nexus 9 Tablet

HTC Offering 50% Discount on Nexus 9 Tablet

The new Nexus 9 tablet – made by HTC and running Android 5 – launched yesterday. Today, HTC is offering a super-limited deal that’ll let customers buy one for half off the usual $399 price. That’s $199 for a … [Read more...]

Oculus CEO Says Consumer Headset is “Close”

Oculus CEO Says Consumer Headset is “Close”

If you’ve been wishing for the chance to buy a consumer-ready Oculus Virtual Reality headset, you may soon get your wish. A post on TheNextWeb today reports that the company has confirmed a consumer version of their … [Read more...]