A $250 Bird perched on your finger can gesture-control anything you want


We aren’t new to gesture-controlled devices, and Bird – a finger wearable gesture sensing device from Israeli start-up MUV Interactive is certainly not the last. But the tech that has been previously limited (in most cases) to gaming and displays, has for the first real time promised to route outside the realm, to smartphones, computers and even to drones – thanks to the Bird. Bird is a small plastic device, embedded with sensors that can be worn on the index finger to turn any device into interactive screen that can be controlled via motion, touch and/or voice. Bird heralds a new way of living improved by Internet of Things (IoT). Read More…

Finally, we get to see a glimpse of the Tag Heuer Connected smartwatch

Tag Heuer Connected smartwatch

Tag Heuer Connected smartwatch

Tag Heuer has been teasing its Intel collaborated smartwatch for over a year now and after finally announcing the launch date of November 9, the Swiss watchmaker just can’t resist sending another teaser out there. As I said, a teaser that shows only half of the smartwatch, and that too from the front. Tag Heuer has repeatedly confirmed that their Android Wear-powered wearable is going to be more of a traditional looking watch (reminiscent to the Carrera series watches) and that looks apparent from the bezel design. Also the button on side confirms that fact.
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Take Move M portable speaker with you for the next hiking trip

NudeAudio Move M speaker

This one is for serious audiophiles who can’t away with music no matter where they go. NudeAudio’s Move M portable wireless speaker connects to a plethora of devices via Bluetooth 3.0 to stream audio from your smartphone, PC or portable music players. The speaker boasts-off 8 hours of non-stop playback and when it is time to take calls you can go hands-free and do so with its speakerphone feature courtesy the dual-microphone feature.
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Acer Aspire R 14 convertible laptop with unlimited flexibility


Along with Aspire Z3-700 all-in-one PC, Acer announced the Aspire R 14 convertible notebook at the Win 10 event in the Grand Hyatt in Taipei, Taiwan. The Aspire R 14 is an improved version of a laptop announced before by the same name. It now comes with diamond-cut edge design and has slimmer 360-degree dual torque hinge, which offers unlimited convertible flexibility to the laptop.  The Aspire R 14 as you would have guessed is a 14-inch laptop that weighs just 1.9kg (4.1 pound). Read More…

Best 55-inch 4K UHD LED TV’s to buy this holiday season

Best 4K UHD TVs to buy in 2015

4K content has arrived in a big way and to display this UHD content you need a compatible display. In this edition of our holiday season gift guide we take a look at the 4K Ultra HD TV options in the market and filter down the best one’s for you. To make it easier for you to select the screen size we recommend 55-inch screen size which is the most popular and fits in you room with no hassle at all. Take a look at these 55-inch 4K UHD TV’s in chronological order of their preference and get the best suited one for your home/office to enjoy stunning visual content.
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Acer Aspire Z3-700 all-in-one PC wants to be a 17-inch tablet


When Window 10 hardware market is stuffed with most amazing of hardware, including recently released Microsoft Surface Book; what do you do to standout as a third-party OME? If you’re Acer, you stuff in an all-in-one computer with a battery and make it portable. At a Windows 10 event in Grand Hyatt in Taipei, Taiwan, Acer unveiled the Aspire Z3-700 all-in-one PC that features a battery onboard. Dell and Lenovo have already pioneered the technique in their system, but Acer’s 17.3-inch PC with full-HD (1920 X 1080) display stands out in its own right. Read More…

Apple fanboys rejoice: Six Apple Stores opening in India for Diwali

Apple-retail-store opening in india

To tap into the every-growing Indian market, which is now a bigger taker of Apple devices than China; Apple has signed a deal with Tata-owned consumer electronics chain Croma to open six Apple Stores in the country as a pilot. The stores will be identical to 460 odd stores Apple has in 17 different countries, showcasing the entire range of products to simplify purchasing for Apple aficionados in India. Read More…

Tests reveal almost similar iPhone 6s battery life with TSMC and Samsung A9 chips

iPhone 6s battery life same with TSMC and Samsung A9 chips

Apple has been under immense pressure since iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users started testing their phones for battery life. Geekbench 3 battery tests pointed towards a large gap in the battery performance in iPhones with chips from different manufacturers (TSMC and Samsung). TSMC chips showed better battery life than phone models with Samsung chips. Apple however confirmed the difference in battery life was not really significant – 2 to 3 percent at large, and tests being used were not representative of real world situations. Now, Ars Technica has carried out controlled battery life test on two separate iPhone 6s with different chips, and the results are in line with Apple’s statement. Read More…

Make a funky Darth Vader disco ball for your Star Wars-themed parties

Darth Vader disco ball

Darth Vader, the famous villain of Star Wars series is more of an inspiration and probably a hero for all the DIY’ers out there. We have seen so many Darth Vader-inspired DIY’s in the past and many more to come in the future. For now we concentrate on this easy DIY by Justin Poulsen who has made a Darth Vader disco ball which is perfect for Halloween, and more so for people who keep away from the gore stuff.
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Best Android Phones you can buy this holiday season


Year 2015 has seen plentiful of Android smartphone. There is still time before the year ends, and we expect a few more high-end handsets rolling out soon. One advantage Android fans have over Apple buffs is that they have more varieties and more manufacturers to choose from. There are many variations in screen sizes, processors, cameras and even the keyboard options. Since, Android users are spoilt for choice – to help you choose, we have round up the best Android phones (in no particular order) you can buy this holiday season. Read More…