Klaas Van Kuijk

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Bose's AR glasses recommend restaurants and teach you French

I've never been on this street before, and I'm not really sure where I'm going. I reflexively reach for my phone to see where I am. But then I remember I don't need it.<p>That's because I'm wearing Bose's new augmented reality (AR) sunglasses.<p>The prototype device, made from a 3D printer and packed …

Augmented Reality

iPhone X: Overpriced or over-engineered?

What's driving the price tag of the iPhone X? Is Apple padding its bottom line, or is the hardware driving the price?<p><i>Video: For the iPhone X, the</i> …

The best holiday and travel tech: Enhance your galavanting with these essential gadgets

B&O Beolit 17<p>If you’re going to be those people on the beach drunk on caipirinhas and playing Justin Timberlake tunes out of a bluetooth speaker, you …

Galaxy S9 can’t match iPhone’s 4K video recording

Samsung tries desperately to outdo the iPhone every year, but it doesn’t always work. Its bid to battle the iPhone X with the Galaxy S9 looks a little weak, with early benchmarks suggesting the South Korean company’s flagship is nowhere near as powerful.<p>That might explain why the Galaxy S9 can’t …

A Chinese smartphone company no one has ever heard of is making a huge impact in 2018, and it’s innovating more than Apple or Samsung

Out of nowhere, a relatively unknown Chinese smartphone company called Vivo has been making a splash in the smartphone scene this year, and it's coming out with some really interesting innovations that we rarely see from big smartphone makers.<p><b>Check out Vivo's ideas:</b>

Here are the new phones and trends from Mobile World Congress 2018

Couldn't make it to Barcelona? No worries. Here's what you need to see.<p>Mobile World Congress is an annual opportunity for electronics manufacturers to get together somewhere that isn’t CES and show off new stuff. It reveals some interesting products in the mobile electronics space, and exposes some …

The basics of smartphone photography

When IJNet asked me to contribute to their multimedia journalism toolkit, I was both honored and a little bewildered. I’ve been involved in mobile …

Spread of breast cancer linked to compound in asparagus and other foods

Breast cancer patients could be encouraged to cut asparagus and other foods from their diets in the future to reduce the risk of the disease spreading, scientists say.<p>Researchers are investigating whether a change in diet could help patients with breast tumours after studies in mice showed that …

Cancer

Start building your own Raspberry Pi projects for $19

For the uninitiated, Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized computer capable of doing everything a desktop can do. From coding to gaming and even …

How To: Properly Calibrate the Battery on Any Android Phone

After Apple's recent fiasco, it's now common knowledge that smartphone batteries degrade over time. But aside from causing terrible battery life, a …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

Arduino

2017 Powerful Budget Smartphone Elephone S8 - HELIO X25 - 4GB + 64GB

Nintendo Made Two Big Mistakes With 'Super Mario Run'

I’ve been enjoying <i>Super Mario Run</i> quite a bit, and I didn’t even mind paying 10 bucks for the mobile ‘endless runner’ from Nintendo.<p>I’m actually glad that the game is premium-priced rather than free-to-play, though I think my colleague Paul Tassi makes some excellent points about how it could have …