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Kensington returns the ball to your computer mice

The trackpad may well dominate the land of the mouse in the laptop world, but with the few people who still have desktops, optical and laser mice reign supreme. Is there any room for something else?

5:17 pm 05/02/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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Kaiser Baas to take on DJI with a camera-carrying drone

Quadcopters and their drone siblings are often seen as little more than toys, and it’s an area smaller companies not known for making drones don’t compete well in, but Kaiser Baas is still going to give it a good thwack.

5:22 pm 22/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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Microsoft brings a wearable to Australia with the Band 2

Microsoft’s first fitness-friendly golf-tracking Band 2 smart band has a lot going for it, but the name isn’t one of those things.

11:52 am 21/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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Kensington locks up luggage with its lock mount

Kensington’s little lock connector may go a long way to making sure no one can steal your laptop, but now that we carry so many gadgets with us, it needs to be on more than just the computer.

12:31 pm 18/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Netgear Nighthawk X4S

Modem routers need not be chunky things, and Netgear intends to prove it, letting us play with its Nighthawk X4S, a network device designed to keep the speeds up with the size down. Does it pull it off?

12:18 pm 15/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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Suunto’s GPS watch hits the slopes for vertical adventures

When it comes to GPS watches, the majority of devices that tend to pass by our desks tend to be about tracking distance, but this is almost always about how far you travel. If you need to think about height, there’s now a watch for you.

12:13 pm 13/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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The new music box: Bang & Olufsen’s Beolit 15 reviewed

Bang & Olufsen’s take on the portable speaker is one of the more interesting portables you’ll ever see simply because it’s like carrying around a box of sound. Literally.

4:06 pm 12/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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USB-C is in with Belkin for 2016

As CES wraps up, the smaller stories are being picked up on, but one of the last stories isn’t small, but rather about small cables, with Belkin predicting big things for USB Type C.

11:58 am 12/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark
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More bling for Samsung smartwatches

Smartwatches are about to get a whole heap more bling now that Samsung plans to other leather and gold.

11:22 am 11/01/2016 By Valens Quinn
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Sphero, Disney to let you use the force with BB-8 this year

When robotics company released Sphero near the end of last year, it was practically a dream come true for any sci-fi nerd who wanted their very own Star Wars robot, but the droid will get even better this year.

1:22 pm 08/01/2016 By Leigh D. Stark

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