Michael BURNEY

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Disrupting Solar

In the next 20 years, between 50 percent to 100 percent of the world's energy production could come from solar.<p>Today, the global oil and natural gas industry is about a $4 trillion business.<p>It's big money, and in the U.S., 67 percent of the electricity generated in 2015 was from fossil fuels (coal, …

Offbeat, On-Target Gadgets

The guitar world is chock-full of gizmos, doodads, and whatchamacallits that solve myriad problems. Some are bogus—or at least seem that way to …

How to reset and restore all of your gadgets

By David Nield<p>There are many reasons you might want to set your gadgets back to their factory-fresh state: you're selling them on to someone else, …

Samsung says no to OLED TVs for 2017, something else is coming - Pocket-lint

Samsung may have once been an OLED television creator but it's left that in the past to focus on its own Quantum Dot, Nano-Crystal tech. Rumours were …

Gear & Gadgets

The 10 Coolest Gadgets in Captain America: Civil War

Spoiler alert!<p>Whether you end up on #TeamCap or #TeamIronMan, there's one thing that's certain in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>. Everyone ends up on #TeamThatWasAwesome. Frankly, we're surprised it's not a trending topic yet.<p>This latest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (episode 13 with at least …

Comics

Nice Accessories for Your Bathroom — Tools and Toys

It’s said that on average, we spend 1.5 years of our lives in the bathroom. Might as well make sure your own bathroom is set up well. Here are some …

Tech Gifts for Mother's Day

When it comes to Mother’s Day gifts, it’s hard for a lot of people to look outside the box. Flowers, jewelry and coffee mugs with cute sayings on …

Siri creators have come up with Viv, an AI that could kill the keyboard at last - Pocket-lint

Viv is what Siri should have been. It comes from the Siri creators and is a super smart AI that could not only kill the keyboard but can change …

New Scanner Uniquely Identifies Gadgets Just From the Noise They Emit

Without using them, one iPhone or laptop is indistinguishable from another of the same model—to the human eye, at least. A team of researchers, …

Gear & Gadgets

Sony Is Working On A Contact Lens Camera That Can Record Everything You See

Google has been working on a smart contact lens for a while and now it looks like Sony is also working on a contact lens camera with computing power …

New Gadget Allows Anyone To Easily Turn Their Designs Into Real Products At Home

<b>Mayku Industries</b> has created a personal “tabletop factory” that allows anyone to transform their ideas into actual products within the comforts of …

Invoxia Triby

<b>Pros</b><p>Works with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant. Functional, magnetic design. E Ink screen for leaving notes. Free VoIP calls between Triby group …

Did you know you now get Channel 5 HD on Freeview? - Pocket-lint

As of yesterday, Channel 5 HD is now in the line-up of free-to-air high definition stations. It has been added to the Freeview electronic programme …

Siri Killer? What You Need to Know About Viv

<i>Editors' Note: We originally published this look at Viv on May 9, 2016. On Oct. 5, Samsung announced it was purchasing Viv with an eye toward</i> …

Land Rover is working on its own smartphone, due out in 2017 - Pocket-lint

Just when you thought you couldn't afford a Land Rover, the company has started work on its own smartphone that will, hopefully, be more …

Wearable Tech

3D Print A Handy Hydroponics Gadget for Your Garden

I started a vegetable garden for the first time in years this spring, and I have to admit, it is not going well. Don’t get me wrong: I know how to …

Smart contact lenses: What's the story so far? - Pocket-lint

Smart contact lenses are coming. They are the part-scary, part-exciting future tech that will bring augmented reality to the fore.<p>Imagine always …

University of Washington

Nike Free RN Motion Flyknit sport new tech to deliver a more natural run - Pocket-lint

Nike has announced its new Nike Free running shoe range for 2016, ditching the Free 3, 4 and 5 models for a more universal approach that should …

The huge problem with Virtual Reality

<b>OCULUS Rift turned out to be an unintentionally ideal name for a gadget dedicated to carving ruptures between people. They also could have called it</b> …

Top Tech under $100: Here are some cool gadgets that don’t break the bank

​<br>​<br>​ <br>​Tech is awesome, but it can get expensive quickly. Some of the best gadgets around can easily cost over $1,000, and unless you’re Oprah, you …

Stop your neighbours snooping on your Wi-Fi

By David Nield<p>Unless you're on particularly good terms with your neighbours then you don't want them slurping up bandwidth that you've paid for - …

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, May 7th 2016

There have been some amazing deals in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week with some serious discounts, so here is our weekly round up of this …