Universe2go Review

Stars, Constellations, Mythological Characters, Planets and Galaxies are all waiting to be explored within the Universe2go star viewer.  This could be the perfect gift for a budding astronomy lover or for a young mind who wants to begin to learn about the stars above. Out of the box the star viewer has a hard plastic casing and feels like a solid premium product. Available from Amazon for £85 this product promises to transport you to another world. The top of the star viewer can be lifted and this is where…

Immerse yourself in the world of Virtual Reality Entertainment with the New Cygnett VR- GW 360° Headset

Your days of passive spectating are numbered with the launch of the new Cygnett Gateway VR Headset. You can now easily immerse yourself into the world of Virtual Reality Entertainment by simply placing your smartphone into the device. A whole world awaits you full of new, innovative viewing and entertainment fun as you utilise VR technology in a simple to use yet effective form. Step into the latest VR technology by being able to see what is happening all around you – behind you, above you, beside you and of…

Griffin Elevator Unboxing

Griffin has sent their Elevator for out appraisal. This is a simple stand that raises your laptop on the desk to make it more comfortable to use. Elevator’s sturdy brushed aluminum and minimal design goes great with any desk decor. Elevator conforms to health and safety standards, making your laptop safer and more comfortable to use all day long. Healthycomputing.com, the premier source for office ergonomics, recommends positioning the top of your screen level with your eyes and sitting at least an arm’s length from the screen. Both of these…

Alcatel idol 4 offers vr for £189

ALCATEL is proud to announce its premium IDOL 4 and VR is available from John Lewis for £189. Building on the success of its trend-setting IDOL 3, the uniquely designed IDOL 4 smartphone takes everything up a notch with an innovative Boom Key, a first step into Virtual Reality and a sophisticated multimedia experience. BOOM ME UP! The Boom Key Delivers Augmented Experience Boom my camera: Instantly takes photos on standby mode; pressing and holding the button puts the camera into burst mode to take photos in quick succession. Boom…

Google Nexus 7 2016 specs rumoured

New information has surfaced about Google’s new addition to their tablet line, the expected Google Nexus 7 (2016.) In particular, the specifications. These have recently been spotted doing rounds online. Based on the reports, it would seem like the Nexus 7 (2016) tablet might actually become one of the most powerful tablets to ever come out in the market. The specification details were revealed by anonymous sources to Dutch based website, Huaweiblog.de. According to the post, which was translated by Android Authority, the new Nexus 7 tablet is going to possibly…

Alcatel launch 360 Camera and Vision

TCL Commmunication is proud to announce the launch of two new Alcatel mobile products: VISION and Alcatel 360 Camera, making it the first global smartphone brand to offer its users an all-in-one virtual reality (VR) experience. The IFA 2016 in Berlin is also the occasion for TCL Communication to announce new partnerships with four of the world’s most innovative 360° camera makers. VISION is the world’s first readily affordable all-in-one mobile home entertainment virtual reality device. It can be worn comfortably for 2-3 hours, with or without glasses, allowing plenty…

Alcatel smartphones, tablets and VR experiences for Gen Z at IFA 2016

Alcatel looks set to show off their VR Gear tonight in Berlin. Having busily pushed out a number of very competent devices over the last year, Alcatel is fast becoming a consumer favourite. Heck, even Blackberry use them. Teasing a “brand new vision” on their website Alcatel are being fairly secretive about what’s up their sleeves, and one might think it’s something special. Something with a 360° camera flavour perhaps? Alcatel recognizes that millennials and Gen Z consumers want to interact with technology in a way that makes them feel good – a way…

ZTE announce a glorious Axon 7 with Daydream

Back in 2015, ZTE introduced the Axon brand the premium range in the ZTE catalogue. These nicely specced devices didn’t quite take the market by storm however they seem to have managed to hold enough interest for ZTE to keep it alive with a new model and a new flagship called the Axon 7. The Axon 7 is ZTE’s latest Android flagship, running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and features a 5.5-inch 2560×1440 AMOLED display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4. ZTE has focused heavily on the camera and as there is a 20MP, f/1.8 unit at the back that…

Whats new at Google I/O Day 2?

More goodness from Google. With most of the big stuff out of the way Day 2 was littered with smaller stories however here is what you need to know. Daydream VR was announced on the Day 1 keynote, however Day 2 is when the details became clear about new virtual reality push in Android N. The Nexus 6P is the first device set up to develop Daydream compatible apps, and Google has also launched a system for using another phone as a controller in lieu of yet-to-be-released Daydream controllers. Google has also confirmed…

Starbreeze and Acer to bring the StarVR Headset

Perhaps [email protected] was a little to early to talk about it and the AcerLiveBlog2016 was a little to informal however Acer has now announced a partnership with Starbreeze, a game development studio, to bring everyone StarVR. A headset featuring two 5.5-inch Quad HD screens, a 210-degree field of view and unique position tracking with IMU with Optical sensor fusion for a low-latency experience. Pricing and availability is anyone’s guess right now as Acer seem to be pushing away from being a budget brand of late. Perhaps the idea is to under cut Occulus and…