Land Rover’s 2017 Discovery, always-connected family SUV for drives beyond the road

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Land Rover unveiled new-generation Discovery at Paris Motor Show along with a 13-metre high LEGO version of London’s Tower Bridge (the bricked landmark is the largest LEGO structure ever built – it is made from 5,805,846 bricks). The new Discovery is billed as an always connected family vehicle with high-points including 4G internet connectivity (for eight devices on board), nine USB ports, and smartphone controlled folding seats. The seven seater comes with storage space for four iPads between the driver and passenger seats, cubby holes for tablets and smartphone near the rear seats and a 10-in dashboard touch screen. Read More…

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) – Dream watch for motorsport lovers

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) Watch

MB&F Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) Watch

Every new announcement from MB&F is exciting as the uniquely designed Horological Machines give us another reason to fall in love with wristwatches. MB&F’s Horological Machine N°8 (HM8) deepens that love with its aerodynamic design inspired by the discontinued Can-Am (Canadian-American Challenge Cup) racing series (from 1966 to 1987) which would have celebrated its 50th anniversary this year. The timepiece has angular shaped case which somehow displays the curvaceous look reminiscent of the racecars in that era. The watch is so magnificent that even Maximilian describes it as one his best creation yet!
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Garmin Vivofit Jr. fitness tracker for kids

Garmin Vivofit Fitness Tracker

Problem with majority of kids out there is that they can’t get enough of their smartphones. It is their Holy Grail gadget which satisfies most of their needs right from gaming to watching videos. But it is also making them more lazy and non-interested in actual pay activities which are good for body and brain. Garmin wants to change that with a fitness tracker for kids that turns daily activities into fun, making them more active and intelligent.
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Alphabet’s health tracking smartwatch has round e-ink display

Google X health tracking wristband revealed in 2015.

Google X health tracking wristband revealed in 2015.

Back in 2015, Bloomberg first reported that Google’s (now Alphabet) forward looking life sciences lab, Google X had created a health tracking wristband, which could track heart rate, pulse, skin temperature, noise and light exposure. On his recent visit to the Mountain View-based Verily (formerly Google X), Antonio Regalado of MIT Technology Review managed a peek at the prototype of what could be Alphabet’s second generation health tracking watch. Read More…

Elon Musk plans to send humans to Mars at their own risk

At the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, Space X founder and CEO Elon Musk announced his company’s plan to build rocket booster and spacecraft that would transport human to Mars. He spoke about the plan stating the rocket and capsule will carry about 100 passengers along with their cargo to the red planet at an estimated cost of $10 billion a seat. Musk acknowledged the mammoth price tag, and laid out four alternative plans to minimize the cost, but was quick to hint on overall interest of thousands of people to live on Mars and informed that the company is planning on ways to minimize this cost to about $200,000. Read More…

How to protect yourself from wireless payment thefts

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Wireless payments have been on the rise for quite a while now. It offers vendors and consumers more freedom and flexibility, and makes shopping even more convenient. Nowadays, you don’t even have to put in your pin number anymore when you’re paying by card or even via smartphone. Where this payment method is available, it’ll be indicated by the contactless payment symbol near the card reader at the check-out. But how does this technology work and how safe is it?

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McLaren P1 electric supercar for customers under the age of six

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McLaren’s P1 hybrid hypercar has made it around the Nurburgring in mere 7 minutes, and now the British supercar manufacturer is bringing its all-electric version. But there’s a catch, the battery-powered P1 electric supercar is only targeted at younger customers, with a recommended age group between three and six. Read More…

DJI Mavic – Compact drone that fits in your pocket

DJI Mavic Drone

DJI is the best when it comes to consumer drones, and they proved it all-right with Phantom 4. Now the drone maker wants you to fly Mavic, a compact drone small enough to carry in a backpack or even a big back pocket of your pants. This quadcopter is almost half the size of DJI Phantom 4, without any comprise in its functions. To be precise, it can still do subject tracking, autonomous landings, gesture controls and avoid obstacles with ease. Most importantly, its video shooting capability is stunning, since it is loaded with 4K capable 12-megapixel camera shooting at 1080p HD (30 fps).
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Nissan ProPILOT Chair(s) makes queueing a comforting experience

Nissan ProPilot Chair

Nissan has already shown what its iteration of semi-autonomous cars is going to be like, along with other players who have shown-off their self-driving cars. Now the Japanese manufacturer wants you to experience automated propulsion in autonomous chairs. Yes, you heard it right, the automotive giant wants your wait in the queues of hospital to be a more comfortable experience. Nissan ProPILOT Chair lends its technology from the company’s self-driving car tech for single lane driving.
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How iPhone 7 can improve your mobile gaming experience

Apple iPhone 7

If you’ve read up on the iPhone 7, or if you watched Apple’s unveiling event, you probably noticed the headline features: water resistance, a significantly improved camera, a missing headphone jack, characteristically sleek design with invisible antennae and a few new color schemes. These will in all likelihood be the primary selling points for the new phone. But there are some smaller features and changes that could actually make this the best smartphone on the market for mobile gaming. Here are a few that come to mind instantly.
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