Virtual Reality in Motoring

Nielsen research shows that more than 50% of people would be more inclined to purchase or use VR technology after only two minutes of exposure to VR content. This goes to prove the enormous potential of VR in the motoring industry, with drivers now able to undertake virtual test drives from the comfort of home and motor dealers no longer restricted by floor space to showcase the latest vehicles on the market. These are just two examples of how VR is making its mark on motoring. For more information, check out…

Samsung Pay Now Available To Hsbc, First Direct & M&s Bank Cardholders

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Samsung Electronics today announced that its digital wallet, Samsung Pay, is now available to HSBC, first direct and M&S Bank cardholders in the UK. Simple, secure and almost anywhere, Samsung Pay enables users to make faster and smarter purchases*. Additionally, Galaxy S8 and S8+ users can take advantage of the innovative iris scanner technology to authorise payments, providing a new layer of biometric security to ensure peace of mind. HSBC, first direct and M&S Bank, join the growing portfolio of major payment networks and banks which Samsung Pay supports in…

Riva Audio Announces Spotify Connect And The Wand Series Speakers

RIVA Audio, the lifestyle brand of Audio Design Experts, Inc (ADX™), announced today the integration of Spotify Connect with the brand’s award-winning RIVA WAND (Wireless Audio Network Design) Series of speakers. Premium subscribers will enjoy the flexibility of choosing their favourite songs or stations from the millions of tracks available on Spotify, and will appreciate the simplicity of playing the music on any of their WAND speakers networked throughout the home. The music streams directly to the speakers from the Internet —the app just controls the selection—providing a high quality…

OnePlus 5 arrives with Dual Camera and Clearer Photos

OnePlus today introduced the OnePlus 5, the latest in its lineup of premium flagship smartphones. With this new device, OnePlus is further demonstrating its mission to share the best technology with the world. The OnePlus 5 features the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone today for clearer photos than ever before. Dash Charge, OnePlus’ industry-leading charging technology, gives users a day’s power for half an hour. The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 platform, coupled with up to 8 GB of RAM, provides a smooth user experience at a lower power consumption rate. The OnePlus 5 also supports 34 GSM network bands, keeping users connected around the world.…

MEANTIME LAUNCH ‘SMART MIRROR’

Greenwich based Meantime Brewing Company have today unveiled the world’s first ‘Smart Mirror’ to reflect the sun’s rays and keep beer gardens in the constant sunshine this summer. This summer, thousands of British pub goers will face the perennial issue of trying to avoid the shade and find the perfect spot to enjoy a cold beer in the sun. Which is why Meantime is introducing the Smart Mirror. The innovative device uses cutting edge technology combined with GPS tracking to follow the trajectory of the sun, reflecting its rays into…

ADAM elements showcases new iKlips card readers

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After successful Indiegogo campaigns for earlier products like the iKlips and iKlips DUO, which raised over US $560,000, ADAM elements launches its newest additions to the iKlips family, the iKlips Wizard and the iKlips miReader 4K, which let users expand their iPhone storage with microSD cards. iKlips Wizard Like previous iKlips flash drives, the iKlips Wizard lets users expand their iPhone’s or iPad’s storage. In addition, the new model includes a flat-braided 6 cm Lightning to USB-A cable, so that the expanded memory can be enjoyed while charging the iOS…

The Yotaphone 3 is coming soon

The original YotaPhone was a phone with a feature some called a gimmick, however, the more one thinks about it, the more sense it became. The Yotaphone featured a second screen on the rear of the device that utilised an e-ink display and could show notification information and reduce the need to use the main screen quite so often thus save battery. A YotaPhone 2 was released in late 2014 for a limited number of regions, this device saw the two screen on either side of a 9mm frame. Now the Russian…

The thinnest 87-Key Mechanical Keyboard coming from Havit

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By being the first company in the market that adopts the latest Kailh PG1350 Low Profile Blue Switch, Havit have managed to reduce the height of the newly released HV-KB390L Low Profile Mechanical Keyboard to only 0.89 Inch (22.5mm), making it the thinnest 87-Key Mechanical Keyboard in the market. Utilising the Kailh PG1350 low profile blue switch, the revolutionary HV-KB390L low profile mechanical keyboard provides only 22.5mm (0.89 Inch) of thickness and is to date the thinnest 87-key mechanical keyboard you can buy. With only 3mm of total travel and about…

New Vodafone Smart N8 now available

Vodafone has recently announced the Smart N8, a new, affordable handset on a budget. The Smart N8 has a 1.25GHz quad-core MediaTek chipset, 1.5GB of RAM, a 13MP rear camera with a flash and a 5MP front-facing camera. Some of the more interesting features are a 5.0-inch 720 x 1280 screen, dual front-facing speakers and a rear-facing fingerprint scanner. Added parental controls built into the device mean parents can create separate profiles, restrict access to apps and limit time spent on the internet. Other specs include a 2,400mAh battery, 16GB…

Archos announces stunning new summer smartphone line-up

ARCHOS, the French consumer electronics giant, introduces two new models to its hugely popular Diamond range with Nubia, bringing their manufacturing power and innovation to the new models, enhancing the consumer experience with a particular focus on camera quality. Also available this summer will be two models added to the Sense range. One designed with a borderless screen and the other rugged and built to withstand water, scratches, dust and drops. These lineups illustrate the evolving uses of smartphones: as symbiotic and omnipresent objects, users require ever better screen resolution,…