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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.

Instagram Kills Off Its Apple Watch App

04/03/2018, When the Apple Watch was first launched, Instagram was one of the early apps that made its way onto the smartwatch. Unfortunately several generations later, it looks like Instagram for the Apple Watch is no more as the company has officially killed off...

Google’s Smart Display Device Remains A Possibility

04/03/2018, The Echo Show was Amazon’s first Echo-branded device to feature a display. This smart display was powered by the company’s Alexa assistant and it allowed users to do more than what they could on any other Echo device. It was first reported...

Drones Used To Smuggle $80 Million Worth Of iPhones

04/01/2018, Smugglers use all of the means at their disposal to avoid paying the dues required by law to legally clear products and while they’re often able to get away with it for quite some time, eventually they do get caught. That’s what happened to a...


Chrome OS ARCore Support May Arrive Soon

04/01/2018, Launched earlier this year, ARCore is Google’s augmented reality platform that enables developers to build AR apps. It uses three key technologies to place AR objects in the real world using the phone’s camera which include motion tracking,...

Apple Watch Data Reportedly Helped Police Solve A Murder Case

03/30/2018, The Apple Watch can tell the time, it can display your emails and messages, it can also help you with your fitness/health goals, and it seems that it can also be used to solve crimes. At least that’s what seems to be the case over in Australia where...

Amazon Continues To Dominate The Smart Speaker Market

03/30/2018, With Apple and Google getting into the smart speaker market, we’re sure that some are wondering if Amazon’s headstart into the market might have given them an advantage. It turns out that it has, in fact it seems to still be proving to be a tremendous...

Samsung Gear S4 Rumored To Be In The Works

03/30/2018, The Samsung Gear S3 was launched in 2016 and for those who were expecting a successor, that didn’t exactly happen last year where Samsung instead launched the Gear Sport. However the good news is that 2018 could be the year of the Gear S4, at least...

We Could Be Seeing More Alexa-Powered Lamps In The Future

03/30/2018, Right now Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant pretty much exists in two forms: an audio product like a speaker, or in a smartphone. However it seems in the future we might be seeing more Alexa-powered devices launched that don’t necessarily come in...

Apple HomePod Gets Its First Software Update

03/29/2018, Apple’s HomePod smart speaker is getting its first-ever software update today. Apple will release the first software update for the HomePod alongside iOS 11.3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The device can either be updated automatically or...

GoPro Hero Is A New $199 Entry-Level Action Camera

03/29/2018, GoPro’s business has had a tough couple of years even though it’s synonymous with really good action cameras. CEO Nick Woodman has previously said that the company will reset expectations this year and its new product is certainly the first...

Facebook Making Changes To Its Smart Speakers To Focus On Privacy

03/28/2018, Earlier it was reported that Facebook apparently decided to delay the launch of their smart speakers due to the current privacy scandal that Facebook has found themselves embroiled in. Now according to a report from The Information (paywall; via...

Spotify For Apple Watch Release Expected This June

03/28/2018, Many Apple Watch owners have been waiting for the official Spotify app to arrive and with good reason. It’s the most widely used music streaming service in the world, even more so than Apple’s own music streaming service, so there certainly...

Google Clips Now Takes Higher-Resolution Still Photos

03/28/2018, Google first unveiled its Clips smart camera last year before finally making it available for purchase in January this year. The clip-on smart camera is capable of taking videos and photos automatically, relying on machine learning to decide which photos...