Bart Verswijvel

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Fitbit Force review

I’ve come to a sobering conclusion about myself: I’m not a very active person. Despite maintaining a gym membership and only the best intentions, I still prefer to read, watch TV, and play games. This is precisely why I’ve never invested in a fitness-tracking gadget — if I’m not moving that much, …

Nexus 5 appears in Google Play store for $349

As if the cacophony of leaks around the Nexus 5 weren't enough, here's the most official yet: Google's latest flagship phone has appeared on the Play store. The listing appears to have been made in error, as the phone cannot be bought and no details are available but the most important — a starting …

Lomography goes digital with experimental Micro Four Thirds lenses

Lomography's film cameras have a devoted following, but the company's new product is aimed squarely at the digital world. The Experimental Lens Kit is a set of three lenses designed to let you shoot multiple exposures — one of the most distinctive effects of Lomography film photos — on your Micro …

GoPro Hero3+ review (Black Edition): your action videos never looked so good

Got an adventurous spirit? A love of video? If either of those apply to you, then you're likely well-familiar with GoPro. Heck, if you nodded "yes" to both, then there's a chance you actually even <i>own</i> one. Every iteration of the camera has promised to bring your chosen activity to life in more …

Dash is a free coding course that'll teach you how to make CSS robots

General Assembly has launched a new online service that teaches basic web development for free, in your browser. It's called Dash, and it lets users learn how to use HTML, Javascript, and CSS by working through four projects of increasing difficulty.<p>As you progress through the projects — starting …

Sony Alpha 7 and 7R: the full-frame mirrorless ILC is finally here (update: hands-on photos!)

Photo junkies, brace yourselves for some very big news. Sony has finally announced its much-anticipated (and leaked) mirrorless camera, debuting not one, but two feature-packed models. The $1,700 Alpha 7, which is positioned as a step-up cam for APS-C interchangeable-lens camera owners, includes a …

Apple to hold London satellite stream of Oct. 22 event, private stream for employees

Earlier today, Apple announced that it will be holding its fall event on October 22nd. The event will take place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, California. However, like in some past years, Apple will hold a simultaneous event to cater to media not located in the United …

Hands-on with the colorful new Nike+ FuelBand SE

Nike has unveiled the new Nike+ FuelBand SE at an event in New York City. The new band looks almost exactly the same as the old version except for a small splash of color. It's still available in all black, but now there's Volt (a neon yellow), Total Crimson (red), and Pink Foil. The new colors are …

Apple announces October 22nd iPad event: ‘We still have a lot to cover’

Apple has announced that it will be holding its next media event on October 22nd, which is in line with expectations. The event will take place at 10 AM Pacific/1 PM Eastern Time at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, California.<p>The event will likely showcase new versions of the iPad, …

First Full-Sized Photos of the Sony A7 and A7r Full-Frames Surface Online

Over the weekend, we got our first official glimpse at what the Sony A7 full-frame E-Mount mirrorless camera looked like. But that uber-blurry image …

Fitbit Force

If you're considering upgrading your Fitbit Flex, then you owe it to yourself to check out the updated Fitbit Force ($130), the company's newest …

Wearable Tech

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How to Opt Out of Google Using Your Name and Face in Ads

Last week we mentioned that Google is updating its terms of service so it can use your name, face, reviews, and social networking activity (like +1s) …

Quickly Calculate Tips With 14-Year-Old App Developer’s Second App

The now 14-year-old app developer we introduced to you last year, Nicholas G, has just released a second app, putting all of us adults to shame yet again.<p>This year, Nicholas has put together a rather impressive looking tip calculator that makes it super easy to figure out an accurate tip without …

Report: New MacBook Pros on sale Oct 24/25, iPads Oct 30/31, Mac Pro Nov 15

French site <i>MacG</i>, which has an imperfect track-record, claims to have been given the dates on which the new MacBook Pros, iPads and Mac Pro will go on sale. The claimed dates are:<p>MacBook Pro on October 24th or 25th<br>• iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 on October 30th or 31st<br>• Mac Pro on November 15th<p>With Apple’s …