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Samsung’s second-generation Gear smartwatch reviewed

It’s not enough to have a smartphone these days. No, you also need a smartwatch, and Samsung intends to make it clear that this is something you’ll want in 2014, with the release of the Gear Neo, a lightweight smartwatch that cuts the camera and delivers more of your phone on your wrist.

10:09 am 17/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Orbotix makes sparks with educational robotics

If science fiction is anything to go by, there will be a time when robots will be a normal every day part of our lives. While we hope it won’t be in the form of Judgement Day, you can now get your kids in on the robotics fun with a new program aimed at helping the little ones learn.

4:10 pm 16/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Jawbone delivers a clearer sound with the help of muscle science

There was a time when we would see businesspeople carry Bluetooth earpieces everywhere, but there hasn’t been a lot of change in that space, outside of size. Jawbone hopes to shift people to something new, however, with an earpiece that uses your muscles to cut out the noise.

10:54 am 14/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Naked Geeks – April 5, 2014

This week on Naked Geeks, we’ll explore the ear with the help of an audiologist and find out how technology can improve your hearing, as well as check out some awesomesauce headphones and a helping of news.

10:01 am 05/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Hearing aids evolve with the help of an iPhone

Not everyone has perfect hearing, and most people don’t, but if you have a hearing aid and you’re wondering if the technology would ever converge with smartphones, your time has finally come.

5:20 pm 04/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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PayPal to offer small business a taste of the future

Small businesses keen on taking payments in a mobile environment will soon have things made very easy for them, as PayPal lets us hold the future of credit payments in our hand.

1:15 pm 03/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Self-portraiture takes flight with the SelfieBot

In the next few years, drones are expected to become commonplace, whether they’re for surveillance or just delivering books, but robot maker Orbotix has found a different use.

6:31 am 01/04/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Sci-fi’s dream comes to life with the Foodini food printer

Anyone who has seen a reasonably recent episode of Star Trek knows what a food replicator is, and while we’re a bit off the style of technology it is, food printing is closer to being real.

3:00 pm 28/03/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Telstra sticks Samsung’s Fit wearable on a two year plan, but will it last that long?

So, Samsung announced availability details for its Galaxy S5 smartphone in Australia this evening. You probably know all that, but did you know Telstra will be doing two year plans for a wearable?

9:23 pm 26/03/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Samsung’s wearables are ready: Gear 2, Neo, and Fit are here

Samsung hasn’t just launched a smartphone, with the company officially making its next line of wearables ready for arms, wrists, and even people who happen to like wearing things around their legs.

7:32 pm 26/03/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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