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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.

Future Fitbit Trackers May Let You Pay For Things

05/18/2016, The idea behind fitness trackers is that users have to keep wearing them all the time so that they can get data about their exercise sessions, calories burned throughout the day, stairs claimed and even track their heart rate. If Fitbit’s latest...

Pebble Time Gets GPS Thanks To This ‘Smart Strap’

05/18/2016, Some of us want a smartwatch so that we can receive notifications on our wrists, reply messages and emails, and track our health like our heart rate. However some of us want wearables to show where they’ve been, or to show how far they’ve run and...

This Device Will Turn Any Surface Into A Smart Surface

05/18/2016, These days there seems to be an abundance in devices that wants to turn your surface into more than just a surface. While a table might be good for books, computers, plates, and etc., we have noticed that there are efforts to make surfaces “smarter”,...

The Bike Mine Is One Heck Of A Thief Deterrent

05/18/2016, Gone are the simpler days when one could leave their bike out and not have it stolen. In fact these days thieves are becoming more desperate to the point where hi-tech bike locks have to be invented in order to ensure our mode of transport isn’t stolen...

This Earpiece Will Translate Languages For You In Real-Time

05/17/2016, Probably one of the biggest reasons why people hold off from traveling to foreign countries is because they are worried about a communication barrier. This makes it infinitely harder to navigate your way around the country, ordering food, asking for...

Microsoft Band 2 Has New Tile For Hikers

05/17/2016, It is nice to own a piece of hardware that comes with its fair share of software updates from time to time, where such updates end up prolonging the life of said hardware for obvious reasons. Well, the Microsoft Band 2 might not have the kind of following...

Xiaomi May Unveil Something New At Google I/O 2016

05/17/2016, The Google I/O 2016 developer conference is just around the corner and it appears that one of the biggest companies from China is going to have a big presence at the event. Xiaomi itself has confirmed today that it’s going to be a part of Google I/O...

Amazon Fire TV Gets Alexa Voice Commands And More Soon

05/17/2016, Amazon will soon release an update for the Fire TV set-top box that’s going to bring a string of new features to the device. Features that will arrive with this update include Alexa voice commands, which will make it very easy to do tasks like...

This 3D Printer Uses Lasers To Print Objects Mid-Air

05/17/2016, As it stands, most 3D printers will print layers upon layers until the final item is complete. This is pretty much standard and for the most part, it works just fine. However over at Harvard, researchers have created their own 3D printer that involve...

Oculus To Help Students & Nonprofits Create VR Content

05/17/2016, With virtual reality set to become the next big thing, we’re sure a lot of developers are looking to get in on it. However the cost of developing for virtual reality can be expensive because the equipment, like the virtual reality headset and computer...

Researchers Develop A Smartwatch With Dual Screens

05/17/2016, It is safe to say that all watches have only one face, which is why smartwatches also have one face. It is also because smartwatches are so dynamic that one face is all it needs as users can swipe between screens for more information. However it seems...

The Tap Strap Wearable Lets You Type By Tapping On Any Surface

05/16/2016, We’re not sure how many of you guys remember this, but back in the day, there were actually courses that taught people how to type on keyboards, or to be more specific, how to type on a typewriter (whose keyboard is more or less similar to modern day...

These Diving Fins Are Inspired By Ski Boots

05/16/2016, Have you ever been diving? If you have, you know that putting on your diving fins can be a huge pain simply because they are so incredibly difficult to put on. They also make it incredibly difficult to walk around which is not fun when you have a heavy...