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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.

Samsung Reportedly Developing Its Own Smart Speaker

07/04/2017, Smart speakers are all the rage these days. Amazon has seen considerable success with the Echo hardware so it’s no surprise that others are jumping on the bandwagon as well. Google has the Google Home, Microsoft has third-party options. Even Apple...

Multi-Chip-Module GPUs Being Researched By NVIDIA

07/04/2017, Adherence to Moore’s law means that monolithic graphics processors will eventually hit a performance ceiling and if you’re a company like NVIDIA that pushes the envelope on graphics performance, you have to avoid hitting that ceiling. No...

Google Home Bluetooth Streaming Update Rolling Out For Some Users

07/03/2017, Judging from how Google Home was clearly inspired by the Amazon Echo series of smart speakers, it does seem odd that for whatever reason, Google decided that they would disable Bluetooth audio streaming on the device. Instead users who owned the Google...

Facebook’s Internet Drone Test Flight Completed

07/03/2017, Facebook has been working on an ambitious program to bring internet connectivity to the over 4 billion people across the globe who are still without access. The company is going to use drones for this purpose. Aquila, Facebook’s internet drone, has...

Samsung Unveils Standalone VR Headset Reference Design

07/03/2017, Samsung is known in the VR space for its Gear VR headset which requires one of its many compatible Galaxy smartphones to function. It’s no secret that the company has been working on a standalone VR headset which wouldn’t require a smartphone....

ThermoReal Will Let Users Feel Hot Or Cold In Virtual Reality

07/02/2017, The thing with virtual reality is that while it is an immersive experience, there are certain things that the technology can’t let the user experience. For example while you could be immersed in a virtual reality, you can’t smell the food. Or if there...

The Sharpest Laser In History Now Exists

07/02/2017, Lasers are only as good as their accuracy which is measured by linewidth. The linewidth is the measurement of the optical spectrum covered by a laser, ideally, we would have achieved a laser with one specific wavelength which would consist of photons...

Alibaba May Launch Its Own Amazon Echo Rival

07/02/2017, The runaway success of the Amazon Echo has led to many other tech companies jumping on the bandwagon. While Amazon remains the clear winner in this space, they are all trying to get a piece of the pie for themselves. According to a new report, China-based...

Android Wear 2.0 Release For Asus ZenWatch 2 & 3 Delayed Again

07/02/2017, Waiting for new software updates to arrive is really not that great, particularly when similar devices from other manufacturers have already received them. Google published a list of all smartwatches that would receive the Android Wear 2.0 update earlier...

Fitbit Smartwatch Release May Face Another Delay

07/02/2017, It’s no secret that Fitbit has been working on its first proper smartwatch but recent reports suggest that the project isn’t operating as smoothly as the company would have hoped. If the latest reports are believed, the Fitbit smartwatch...

The Aumi Mini Is A Smart Night Light With Notifications

06/28/2017, If you’re someone who uses a night light in their bedroom, maybe because you don’t want to stub your toe at the foot of bed when going to the bathroom in the middle of the night, perhaps you might want to consider making an upgrade to the Aumi Mini...

Xiaomi Unveils An Android-Powered Short Throw Laser Projector

06/28/2017, While many see Xiaomi as a company that makes phones, over in China Xiaomi is a company that dabbles in more than just mobile devices. For example the company has launched devices like an electric screwdriver and an air purifier, which is why it doesn’t...