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The Arrow smartwatch puts a 360 rotating HD camera on your wrist

Smartwatch manufacturers are still having a hard time attracting customers towards the niche, but some still believe a market for intelligent timepieces exists. It’s the case of Lost Angeles-based startup Arrow which has successfully funded a smartwatch on Indiegogo. The product is called the Arrow smartwatch and interestingly, comes including a 360 rotating HD camera. […]

Montblanc’s first smartwatch puts an emphasis on looks, not functionality

A few days ago we brought you word about Tag Heuer’s new modular Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch. Well it seems that the smartwatch market is slowly attracting more and more luxury watch makers. It’s the case of Montblanc. The German company just unveiled the Summit smartwatch and as it would be expected from a brand […]

Honor Magic hands-on: Huawei puts its design prowess on display

This hardware is exciting, and you aren’t going to see it outside of China.

Honor launched the sleek new Honor Magic in China just a few weeks ago, and though there are no plans for it to arrive in North America we had an opportunity to look at this really interesting phone at CES 2017.

The Magic is a completely separate device than the rest of the range of recent Honor releases, and that’s immediately clear when  [Read More…]

Wynn Las Vegas puts an Amazon Echo in every hotel room

A tough of artificial intelligence is coming to your luxury room.

The Wynn and Encore hotels in Las Vegas, known as some of the most luxurious in the city, are getting a technology upgrade this month when they install an Amazon Echo in every single hotel room across the two properties. That’s a total of 4748 Echos, which will enable voice control of various actions in the hotel room.

Guests will be able to talk to their  [Read More…]

New “1600” augmented reality app puts a new spin on the White House

Want a taste of augmented reality, but you’re not into playing games like Pokemon Go? Well then why not take a virtual tour around the history rich White House? Yes, the Presidential mansion just got itself a personal AR app called “1600” – in reference to its physical address, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. All you need

VSCO’s upcoming redesign puts equal emphasis on creation and discovery

VSCO has announced some changes that will soon make their way to its popular app for Android. The app will feature an all-new design aimed at making it easier both to create and share photos, as well as find work from your friends and exclusive VSCO Original content.

From VSCO:

We’re excited to share that we’ll be rolling out a redesigned mobile app for iOS and Android, which focuses equally on both creating and discovering on the VSCO  [Read More…]

New Android flaw puts millions of users at risk

A recent flaw found in Qualcomm chips put users at risk. The vulnerability makes it possible for malicious attackers to steal user text messages and call history. “Recent” is relatively speaking, since the flaw was found by researchers from FireEye and patched by Qualcomm in March. But since the vulnerability was first accidentally introduced five

$100 million in funding puts real money into HTC’s virtual reality play

HTC has announced a new global accelerator program for virtual reality start-ups called Vive X. The $ 100 million investment will help provide expertise and mentorship to help the VR ecosystem continue to grow at a quick pace.With this, HTC hopes that these start-ups will be able to create valuable content for the Vive platform and get it to the market for everyone to enjoy.

Beijing, Taipei and San Francisco will be the first hubs open  [Read More…]

Latest HTC 10 Twitter teaser puts the ‘boom’ in its speakers

HTC continues to offer teasers for its next smartphone, rumored to be called simply the HTC 10, on its official Twitter page. The latest post shows an image of what looks to be the phone’s speakers

The HTC Twitter post states:

Here comes the new boom. You’ll hear it. #powerof10 pic.twitter.com/Ln3XxWZ9BO

— HTC (@htc) March 23, 2016

The image does appear to match the reportedly leaked images of the phone. The company  [Read More…]

Latest HTC 10 teaser puts the focus on its cameras

HTC continues offering some teasers for its next flagship smartphone. The latest such promotion is all about the cameras that will be on the phone, which is rumored to be called simply the HTC 10.

The teaser, as posted on HTC’s Twitter account, is pretty self-explanatory:

World First, World Class, Front and Back. You’ll see. #powerof10 pic.twitter.com/qN9HN6OP5i

— HTC (@htc) March 15, 2016

HTC seems to be hinting the new phone will  [Read More…]