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A selection of the most remarkable gadgets found during our obsessive research for cool technology news topics. These are the little things that make your life better, more productive, or that would simply make you smile.

Note 7s In Australia To Be Disconnected From Mobile Networks

12/01/2016, By now we are hoping that the majority of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handset owners have either returned the phone for a refund or an exchange. For those who haven’t, Samsung has been offering various incentives to get them to bring the phone in, but if...

Moto Will Be Taking A Break From Smartwatches

12/01/2016, A few months ago we reported that major Android Wear OEMs would not be releasing smartwatches this year. So does that mean we can expect new watches next year? It is possible that we can expect some from LG, but unfortunately if you were hoping for a new...

Oldest Nikon Camera Fetches $406,000 At Auction

12/01/2016, It’s not uncommon for rare items to be auctioned for staggering amounts of money. There are people in this world who are willing to pay $55,000 for a rare Pokemon card so you can just imagine how much money people are ready to spend on such...

Android Auto ‘OK Google’ Support Arrives

12/01/2016, The “Ok Google” command lets you do a lot of things on an Android device but the command wasn’t supported by Android Auto when it was launched more than two years ago. It has taken a long time for Ok Google support to arrive for Android...

Apple’s AirPort Routers Rank High In Customer Satisfaction

11/30/2016, About a week ago, it was reported that Apple had disbanded the team that was working on their wireless router products, such as the AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule. It is unclear why this happened, but presumably Apple is trying...

The Gate Is A Smart Lock With A Built-In Camera

11/30/2016, With today’s increasingly connected world, it only makes sense that even our locks are getting smarter and connected as well. Now as far as smart locks are concerned, there are quite a few in the market today, but in case you wanted to take things to...

Seagate’s New Portable Hard Drive Can Sync With Amazon Drive

11/30/2016, Backing up your files has always been a prudent thing to do. In fact making more than one backup is usually a good idea just in case one backup fails, you’ll always have the other one to fall back on. However making copies of your backup can sometimes...

New Gear VR Might Include Face And Eye Tracking

11/30/2016, Samsung’s Gear VR headset is a relatively cheap virtual reality headset but given that you need a compatible Samsung flagship to use it, you don’t really save that much money. Samsung was able to keep the headset itself at $99 because it...

GoPro Cuts 15% Of Its Workforce, Shuts Entertainment Division

11/30/2016, Times are tough for GoPro, the action camera manufacturer has announced today that it’s cutting 15 percent of its entire workforce and is also shutting down its entertainment division. This is part of a restructuring effort and the layoff includes...

DJI Inspire 2 Maximum Speed Reduced

11/30/2016, DJI unveiled its Inspire 2 drone earlier this month, it stands out from the rest because it has two cameras onboard. The Chinese manufacturer also initially said that the drone will be able to fly at a top speed of 67 miles-per-hour but it’s now...

Steam Will Now Tell You Which Games Are OSVR Compatible

11/30/2016, When it comes to virtual reality headsets for the PC, there is the HTC Vive, the Oculus Rift, and there is the OSVR platform in which gaming peripheral maker Razer has created some headsets for. Now for those wondering about games that are compatible with...

Electrolux Toys With The Idea Of An Uber For Laundry Machines

11/29/2016, The idea behind Uber is that anyone can become an Uber driver, meaning that unlike taxis where you’ll have to get a special license and pay for the taxi, Uber lets anyone with a car become a driver. This has blossomed into a huge business, much to the...

New Amazon Echo Reportedly Features Touchscreen Display

11/29/2016, Amazon launched the Echo smart speaker about a year ago. It works the same as any other Bluetooth-powered smart speaker but the Echo has a trick up its sleeve. It’s powered by Alexa, Amazon’s digital personal assistant, and that’s what...