The evolution of monitor designs: a journey through time

Who can still remember the good old CRT (Cathode Ray Tube) monitors, in their beige and bulky glory? With new monitor innovations being launched on an almost monthly basis, it is fairly easy to forget how far we have come since the first displays were developed. Ever since, the monitor market has continuously developed and innovated its products to suit different customer needs and lifestyles better, be it by improving designs or with new display technologies, amongst others enabling sharper resolutions than ever before. But between 4K resolutions and curved…

CHJGD Magnum Opus Unboxing

Weighing in at a whopping 21,000 mAh, the CHJGD Magnum Opus looks like the perfect buddy for your phone, if you have the storage space for it on the go. With phones becoming increasingly reliant on a secondary power source CHJGD have taken their eye for design and applied it to a beefy fast charging power bank that promises you keep you topped up for the journey ahead. Streamlined, speedy and equipped with Qualcomm Quick Charge (Q.C 3.0) capability, the CHJGD Magnum Opus is the ultimate addition to every gadget…

HTC U series in a nutshell

Yesterday HTC announced it’s brand new U series smartphones- U Ultra and U Play. The company behind the best all-rounder of 2016, the HTC 10, have really pushed the boat out this time with some exciting innovations that, if they work well, might make a difference. The biggest addition to the newly announced HTC U Ultra and U Play is the Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based ‘Sense Companion.’ This technology monitors the user’s behaviour and, over time, be able to come up with suggestions including what dress to wear for a particular…

Kodak PIXPRO SP360-4K Review

The Kodak SP360-4K is a 360 degree camera offering 4K video at 30fps. the SP360-4K doesn’t use any revolutionary methods to capture 360, instead of a simple twinning of two cameras back-to-back and some editing software to stitch the images together. The camera has a 12 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, and takes 8 megapixel still images using a 360×235 degrees ultra-wide f/2.8 lens. In addition to Video and still images the SP360 as manages time lapse, high speed, loop and continuous recording functions. Utilising Wi-Fi there is no need for…

MMD Presents World’s First Quantum Dot Colour Display

MMD, the leading technology company and brand license partner for Philips Monitors, announces the world’s first monitor with Quantum Dot Colour technology. With colours that are more vivid, consistent and truer-to-life than ever, the new 27-inch E-Line display 276E6ADSS delivers professional colour quality with 100 % NTSC and 99 % Adobe RGB support, all at a consumer-friendly price.