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Fitbit to head to more wrists with different options in 2014

Getting fit is a big deal, and technology can help. It won’t do all the work for you, but it can assist, turning everything into a game, and even integrating in your life so that it’s as useful as your home.

12:32 pm 30/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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To Wemo or not to Wemo: the making of a verb with Belkin

Can a product become more than just a gadget, and can it become a word? That’s what Belkin’s CEO Chet Pipkin is hoping for if more people take up its home automation solution Wemo.

5:46 pm 29/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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D-Link’s next modem router goes for reach with Viper edition

Wireless routers often compete on performance, and D-Link’s Viper aims to do just that, boasting antennas and speed to boot.

4:05 pm 28/10/2014 By Staff writers
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Motorola’s circular 360 smartwatch comes to Aussie wrists October 31

There’s a smartwatch on the wrist of at least one GadgetGuy staffer daily, and that’s proof that we like them, but so far, we’ve only been able to play with rectangular or square watches, and we’d like that to change. Fortunately, Moto’s 360 is ready.

6:12 pm 23/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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WD cuts cords to hard drives with wireless external storage

We all have external drives for our data, and we all have cables, but an entry in WD’s “My Passport” seeks to cut the cord and make external data wireless once and for all.

11:23 am 22/10/2014 By Staff writers
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ClickStick aims to reinvent deodorant application by making it smart

Deodorant is one of those things not everyone knows they need, and some just plain well don’t want to, but if you’re having trouble using a spray, a gel, a roll on, or the white crumbly stick, there’s an electric solution on the way

5:15 pm 16/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Philips plugs in blue lights for skin repair

Blue LEDs may well be one of the more annoying things to look at in gadgets, but Philips has come up with a new use for the technology, finding a way to improve the health of skin for people with psoriasis.

5:07 pm 13/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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HP tablets and laptops to gain global WiFi for a year

Going on holiday often means looking for a way of staying connected, and if your hotel has it, great, but what if it doesn’t? HP owners look like they won’t have to worry about this problem moving forward, though, thanks to a new deal happening.

4:36 pm 13/10/2014 By Staff writers
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Astell & Kern, Blue Note team up for high-resolution audio deluxe kit

Like 4K video, high resolution audio is in a bit of a sore place, with few places to find it, and much of the availability locked out thanks to international restrictions, but if you have enough money, you can find a whopper of a pack.

5:32 pm 09/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Bose QuietComfort 25i (QC25/QC25i)

If there’s one company that tends to do well in the field of noise cancellation, it’s Bose. We’ve seen its headphones used by so many on overseas trips, and now we’re about to see a new model on the heads of people who love sound, with the highly portable QC25i.

5:25 pm 02/10/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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