Amazon reveals Prime Air drone capable of 30 minute deliveries

Posted by on Dec 2, 2013 in Robotics | One Comment
Amazon reveals Prime Air drone capable of 30 minute deliveries

By Nick Lavars on December 2, 2013. As early as 2015, your Amazon purchases could be dropped at your door within 30 minutes courtesy of unmanned aerial drones. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed plans for the delivery service Prime Air (an extension of Amazon Prime which guarantees two-day shipping) in a 60 Minutes interview on […]

How to restore iOS 7 from an iOS 6 iCloud backup

Posted by on Nov 28, 2013 in Mobile technology | No Comments
How to restore iOS 7 from an iOS 6 iCloud backup

By Brian Burgess on November 25, 2013. Apple’s new devices this year all launch with the new iOS 7 mobile operating system. It’s definitely a new look, and some of the settings and features that you’re used to have changed. If you’re moving from an older device running iOS 6, here’s how to restore your […]

Logitech gets into the game with PowerShell Controller + Battery

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Electronics, Games | No Comments
Logitech gets into the game with PowerShell Controller + Battery

By Darren Quick on November 20, 2013. In just five years, Apple has established iOS as a major gaming platform. Games is the most popular category on the App Store, with over 175,000 of the 975,000+ apps currently available falling within it. Although many games are designed specifically for touchscreen input, there are still plenty […]

Joby introduces GoPro-friendly actioncam mounts

Posted by on Nov 20, 2013 in Electronics | No Comments
Joby introduces GoPro-friendly actioncam mounts

By Ben Coxworth on November 19, 2013. While GoPro has become the best-known name in actioncams, Joby’s GorillaPod is likely the most popular “do-anything” tripod out there. It shouldn’t come as a surprise, then, to hear that Joby has just announced three new products, designed specifically with the GoPro HERO in mind. First up is […]

Coin combines multiple cards in one Device

Posted by on Nov 18, 2013 in Electronics | No Comments
Coin combines multiple cards in one Device

By Ben Coxworth on November 14, 2013. Although things like NFC-enabled smartphones are making this less of an issue, the fact is that most of us still carry around a wallet full of credit, debit, loyalty or other cards that we routinely have to rifle through. That’s why the Coin was invented. It’s a single […]

Scientists develop a flexible carbon nanotube battery to go with flexible displays

Posted by on Nov 14, 2013 in Electronics, Mobile technology | No Comments
Scientists develop a flexible carbon nanotube battery to go with flexible displays

By Ryan Whitwam on November 13, 2013. Electronics manufacturers have been demoing flexible and curved displays for years, but they’ve never made it into consumer products. The closest we’ve gotten are the new generation of curved AMOLED phones from LG and Samsung, but they’re only slightly bendable. After all, lithium-ion batteries don’t take well to […]

Crowdfunding launch for the Panono throwable panorama camera

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in Computing | No Comments
Crowdfunding launch for the Panono throwable panorama camera

By Angus MacKenzie on November 13, 2013. Panoramic and 360 degree imaging capabilities have been available to photographers for years through DSLR manual mode captures and smartphone apps. The Panono offers something a little different. It’s a throwable ball camera, armed with 36 tiny lenses, that’s capable of capturing a 72 megapixel spherical scene from […]

Australia Post stamps presents with a video message

Australia Post stamps presents with a video message

By Darren Quick on November 11, 2013. Email may have decimated snail mail, but luckily for postal services and couriers, packages aren’t as easy to send as bits and bytes. This Christmas is likely to be another bumper year for presents being sent in the mail and Australia Post is providing gift-givers with the ability […]

2013 Tablet Comparison Guide

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Mobile technology | No Comments
2013 Tablet Comparison Guide

By Will Shanklin on November 9, 2013. Planning on putting a new tablet on your holiday wish list? Or maybe you’re trying to find the perfect slate for a loved one? There are a lot of tablets out there, but Gizmag is here to help you sort through the mess. Join us, as we compare […]

#Ring! Twitter opens at $45.10 in long-awaited debut

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Telecommunications | No Comments
#Ring! Twitter opens at $45.10 in long-awaited debut

By Don Reisinger on November 7, 2013. Twitter has finally gone public, and as expected, its shares have surged in early trading. The wildly popular microblogging site is now a publicly traded company, with investor enthusiasm launching shares up 73 percent from Twitter’s set price. Twitter had priced its shares at $26 on Wednesday under […]