Android, ARM, Breaking, Business, Companies, Gaming, Hardware, News, Nvidia, Wearables

NVIDIA Announces 8″ SHIELD Tablet Recall due to Fire Hazard

When it was originally introduced, the 8″ SHIELD tablet represented the highest performing tablet on the market, packing Tegra K1 SoC with 192 Kepler cores, world’s first tablet with desktop-like GPU. We were quite impressed with the performance Tegra achieved by using stock Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system, as well as overall built quality. The only negative was that the screen resolution wasn’t the greatest on an 8″ tablet, and it would heat up during gameplay – but not more than for example, Nexus 9 tablet (also powered by the same processor), or Texas Instruments powered Amazon Kindle HDX 8.9″. However, it looks like the tables have turned on

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Apple, Companies, Hardware, iOS, Toys, VR World, Wearables

Videos: Apple Releases Four New Apple Watch Advertisements

Apple Watch

The four ads, titled Beijing, Berlin, Closer and Goals, all have one thing in common – they showcase how an Apple Watch will help transform your daily lives. From getting directions to making sure where and what to see in different towns and cities, to other potentially interesting social interaction related possibilities. Even the tech savvy individuals will be impressed, specially with some health oriented aspects. While some have spurned these ads, titling them not to Apple’s standards, we find them interesting. They promote the options of the product rather well, putting things you can do with it in perspective. This might be a reaction

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Augmented Reality (AR), Gaming, Graphics, Hardware, News, , Virtual Reality (VR), Wearables

Introducing Sony’s Project Morpheus

As we enter the second half of 2015, we are presented with a virtual reality market that is saturated with high-end and entry level products. From the low-cost Merge VR headset to Microsoft’s HoloLens, the VR market has exploded and offers an incredibly diverse array of products for consumers to consider. With this in mind, several of the frontiers opposing virtual reality have been overcome already. Take the suggestion that VR hardware would be prohibitively priced, for example, as while some headsets are relatively costly there are others that have targeted the lower end of the market (think of Google’s simplistic Cardboard invention). There are

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3D, Analysis, Augmented Reality (AR), Entertainment, Gaming, Hardware, , Virtual Reality (VR), Wearables

Look Back: Virtual Reality gets Real at E3 2015

  Just a couple of weeks ago, the Electronic Entertainment Expo was hosted in the beautiful city of Los Angeles, and will be held once more on June 14-16, 2016. This annual event, which is better known to followers simply as ‘E3’, is always a hive of activity and usually offers some fascinating insights into the real-time gaming world. This years’ offering was no exception, with game hardware and the rise of virtual reality (VR) technology firmly under the spotlight. While there may have been a strong focus on VR technology at the event, however, there was a strong suggestion that some of the most intriguing

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3D, Analysis, Augmented Reality (AR), Entertainment, Exclusive, Gaming, Graphics, Hardware, Opinion, , Virtual Reality (VR), VR World, Wearables

When will Virtual Reality Games offer a Good Experience with Football?

In the past five years, virtual reality has left the realm of pipeline dream and established itself as something that will soon become a must have gaming apparatus. However, VR headsets offer much more than just an immersive gaming experience, they may be of benefit in the everyday world, especially for those who are involved in sport. This piece will look at how virtual reality can relate to the sport of football as well as football video games. In regards to football games, we will use EA Sports’ FIFA franchise over Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer, simply because FIFA is the far more popular and the 2014

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2015, Asia Pacific (APAC), Computex Taipei, Event, Global Politics, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Computing, Taiwan, VR World, Wearables

Asus Brings Wearables, Tablets to Computex 2015

Asus starts another Computex by launching new wearables and tablets at the show in Taipei.

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Hardware, Internet of Things (IoT), iOS, Operating Systems, Software Programs, Wearables

No Face Transplants: Apple Rejects Apps That Change Apple Watch’s Face

You’ll need to stick with the face Apple gives you.

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Apple, Companies, Hardware, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

The Apple Watch Gets the iFixit Treatment

Check out what an Apple Watch looks like inside.

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Analysis, Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), Wearables

I Can’t Figure Out What To Do With My Fake Apple Watch

China’s imitation market leaves a lot left to be desired.

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Apple, Business, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Apple Watch Pre-Order Estimates Hit 1 Million in US

Two industry analyst firms have estimates of pre-orders that hit the million mark.

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Apple, Business, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Apple Opens Doors to Online Apple Watch Pre-Orders

You can now pre-order an Apple Watch online.

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Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Patent Woes May Delay Apple Watch Launch in Switzerland

Local watch brand reportedly owns rights to word “Apple”.

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Business, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

IDC: The Wearables Market is Expanding

Industry think tank says the market will hit 126 million shipments by 2019.

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Analysis, Internet of Things (IoT), Wearables

Want a Successful Wearable? Build It A Solid App Store

Wearables live and die on the strength of their app stores

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Analysis, Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), Wearables

The Strength of the Apple Watch App Store Will Determine Its Success

The strength of the smartwatch’s app library will determine if it’s just hype or a sustainable product.

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Business, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Samsung’s Smartwatch Strategy: ‘Pause’

The company says it’s taking a break from the market to develop a more perfect product.

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Business, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Pebble Time Proves a Demand for Wearables

The success of the Pebble smartwatch proves the market wants wearables. But are Pebble’s competitors up to the task?

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Apple, Companies, Internet of Things (IoT), VR World, Wearables

Yet-To-Be Released Apple Watch Wins Design Award

Apple’s smartwatch picks up the iF International Forum Design award.

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2015, Event, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Computing, Mobile World Congress, VR World, Wearables

Huawei Teases New Yet To Be Released Wearable

Huawei finally announces its upcoming wearable, the Huawei watch, opening a demo presentation at its press conference at this year’s MWC 2015.

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2015, Analysis, Business, Event, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Computing, Mobile World Congress, Wearables

HTC Looks Beyond Smartphones at MWC 2015

The beleaguered Taiwanese handset maker is betting on new product lines to reverse its long decline.

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