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The Kairos T-Band Turns Your Dumb Watch Into A Smart Watch

Another day, another wearable design. This time it’s something called the Kairos T-Band, a watch band that connects to your normal watch and enables all sorts of exciting things like step tracking and notifications. I’ve seen a few of these sorts of things over the past year – one company hid …

Samsung ATIV Book 9 2015 Ultrabook gets “blade thin”

This week Samsung is letting loose their newest in top-end notebook hardware with the Samsung ATIV Book 9 Ultrabook. This newest notebook in the ATIV …

Samsung's Plan To Replace Android Has Hit A Snag, And Now Things Are Looking Bad For Next Year

After watching profits tumble this year due to increased competition from other Android phone makers, Samsung sits at an odd inflection point. It can pump out pricey, generic Android phones and watch cheaper phone manufacturers continue to eat its lunch, or it can start innovating in software and …

Top 10 things to do in Thailand

Top 10 things no traveller should miss on a trip to this vibrant South-East Asian nation<p>1. The Grand Palace<p>This beautiful gold-tipped series of …

The World's Only Airport Brewery Is Totally Worth A Flight To Munich

Peace out, overpriced airport pints. We're headed to Oktoberfest in a terminal.<p>We stumbled upon Airbrᅢᄂu, the greatest airport brewery in the whole wide world. Let's face it: you're bound to find yourself stuck at -- or enduring a long delay at -- Munich airport at some point in your traveling …

On the world’s most luxurious flight

In 2008, Singapore Airlines introduced Suites Class, the most luxurious class of flying that is commercially available. The Suites are exclusive to …

Steve Jobs couldn’t have even imagined this

When Steve Jobs stood on stage at MacWorld in January 2007 and revealed the iPhone for the very first time there was no mention of apps, or even …

How would three-car teams affect the F1 driver market?

The Monza paddock is always abuzz with rumours and speculation whenever Formula One comes to town, and this year was certainly no exception.<p>Perhaps …

Motor Racing

5 overlooked world treasures | CNN Travel

Samsung can’t stop gloating about Apple launching a big phone

It started with a relatively gentle jab on Twitter. Then Samsung brought in the heavy guns – six spots mocking the new iPhone for everything from the botched event live stream, to the lack of a stylus, to the bigger screen that Samsung has had for years.<p>But Samsung isn’t satisfied yet. In another …

Multitasking on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung overhauls its multitasking features in new Note 4<p>As we said in our hands-on feature with the device, Samsung isn't reinventing the wheel (or …

9 awesome features of Samsung’s Galaxy Note Edge (10 if you count ‘WOW’)

Previous Next<p>1 of 8<p>Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note Edge at IFA in Berlin. The phablet is making waves thanks to the innovative, 5.6 inch screen that …

Galaxy Note

The Perfect Office - Noke Padlock, Moto 360, Samsung Galaxy Note Edge and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

The Galaxy Note Edge: Samsung's first smartphone with a bent display

It's been over a year and a half since Samsung briefly (and from a distance) showed off the Youm, a prototype of a smartphone with a curved display that wrapped around the right-hand side. While it seemed like a far-off reality at the time, Samsung announced today that the Youm's spiritual …

Samsung has twins: Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge with side display arrive

Samsung expanded its line of pen-enabled smartphones with a pair of new devices on Wednesday, announcing both the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge …

Mark Webber takes you inside an F1 war

Australia’s former F1 star spent six years racing at Red Bull alongside Sebastian Vettel. Five of those years were spent with the pair at each …

ADT Brings Smart Automation Apps to Home Security

If your smartphone alarm goes off at 7:00 a.m., wouldn't it be nice if the coffee pot downstairs automatically started to brew? And when the …

Moto 360 smartwatch to sell for $250, Best Buy listing reveals

<i>Read our full Motorola Moto 360 review.</i><p>Just a couple of weeks away from the official launch of Motorola’s Moto 360 smartwatch and a Best Buy employee …

Mobile Technology

Moto 360 to launch alongside the X+1, both to be sold through Moto Maker

We managed to get our hands on with the Moto 360 at Google I/O last week, where it was announced that there’s still a bit of a wait for the consumer version, much to the disappointment of the keynote attendees.<p>Although we might have to twiddle our thumbs for another month or two, that’s plenty of …

This unexpectedly gorgeous Moto 360 rival comes from a surprising source

There’s a lot of hype around the upcoming Moto 360 smartwatch, as Motorola was the first Android Wear device maker to come up with an awesome gadget …

Samsung hits iPhone below the belt

The South Korean phone maker has continued its “let’s make fun of Apple fanboys” theme in its advertising campaign with its new ad that belittles an …

The book billionaires can’t get enough of

But this isn’t just any old paperback: It’s a business bible beloved by two of the world’s richest men.<p>Bill Gates recently revealed his favourite …

Does Anyone Outside Silicon Valley Even Want a Smartwatch?

In the past week, I’ve been called “Inspector Gadget” twice, had a near-calamitous accident involving spray-on sunblock, and felt my arm vibrate so …

Bridging The Gap As The Smart Home Industry Expands

With the smart home market growing, the focus is shifting to the seamless connectivity of different products under one platform rather than the quality of hardware construction. At the same time, automation is driving technology to react to human interactions — rather than us reacting to it.<p>Wink, …

Do protein shakes help you lose weight?

And with celebrity fans such as Gwyneth Paltrow extolling their virtues, protein shakes have experienced a huge boom in popularity.<p>But are the …

Heads Up! You can have Android L’s new floating notifications now

There have been a few root only implementations of Google’s new heads up floating notification style, but non-rooted users can now get in on the fun. Heads Up! is the name of the app that makes it possible. Head on over to the XDA-Developers listing to snag it for free, or hit the Google Play Store …

The first third-party Android Wear keyboard curves along the Moto 360’s round face

Android Wear is supposedly going to eschew traditional keyboard input for voice commands, due to the small screens on smartwatches. But we’ll still …

Crucial Moto 360 feature confirmed right before its big Google I/O launch

Motorola has been hard at work positioning the Moto 360 smartwatch to be a success, most notably through a hugely effective face design competition …