Wearables

Toshiba Memory Corporation sold for US418 billion

June 5, 2018

Toshiba Memory Corporation has been sold to a consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity.

Improvements come to Apple Watch with watchOS 5

June 5, 2018

Apple Watch users will get their hands on some new features with the release of watchOS 5 this spring. Most of the improvements are aimed at

Tech to overcome impairment – real options

May 29, 2018

I admit being a hearing and visually impaired sexagenarian. I share this personal narrative because more and more I am asked about tech to overcome

Six Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

May 11, 2018

Oh, golly, Mother’s Day is the day after tomorrow! Don’t panic! Or only panic a little bit. Instead, check out our ideas for some good,

Garmin Golf – new S10 golf watch and Z80 laser rangefinder

May 3, 2018

Garmin Golf has released a lower cost Approach S10 golf watch and Z80 laser rangefinder. Both have integrated GPS and maps for over 41,000 courses.

HP Mixed Reality headset and controllers (review)

February 23, 2018

Microsoft thinks mixed reality – a mixture of virtual and real reality is the way to the future. PC makers including HP, Acer, ASUS, Dell

Aussies love their Apples

February 20, 2018

Leading technology research firm Telsyte says 4.8 million smartphones were sold from June to December 2017 and nearly half were Apple. Total sales were up

Are these the world’s best ANC ear buds? Sony WI-1000X (review)

February 5, 2018

Sony’s WI-1000X Bluetooth Noise Cancelling earbuds deserve 5 out of 5 – even if you prefer over-the-ear style headphones.

Garmin Vivofit 4 – 12 months battery life (review)

January 28, 2018

I love fitness trackers – I hate charging them every day. Garmin’s new Vivofit 4 has 2 x SR43 coin batteries that in theory will

Samsung Gear S3 – the ultimate smartwatch (review revisited)

January 28, 2018

The Samsung Gear S3 is the most comprehensive, non-Apple, smartwatch with fitness benefits so far – and that is saying something for a smartwatch released

Garmin Approach X10 – its all about golf

January 24, 2018

Garmin Australia has announced the Approach X10, an A$249 golf band that comes pre-loaded with data for over 41,000 courses around the world.

Samsung Gear Fit Pro 2 (review)

January 17, 2018

Four years ago, Samsung released the Gear Fit – a cross-over between a full-featured fitness tracker and a smartwatch.

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music and money – wherever you go

January 16, 2018

Garmin has launched the Forerunner 645 Music, a GPS running watch with integrated music (up to 500 songs) and a contactless credit card payment system

CES 2018 – that’s a wrap

January 15, 2018

The Consumer Electronics Show is over for another year – was it a boom or bust year?

Qualcomm – “We invent the tech the world loves” at CES 2018

January 11, 2018

In case you don’t know Qualcomm is to the mobile and IoT connectivity space like Intel is to PCs.

Lenovo says it’s not a Mirage – virtual reality at CES 2018

January 11, 2018

Lenovo announced, in partnership with Google, the Lenovo Mirage Camera with Daydream, the world’s first standalone Daydream VR headset – Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream,

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