DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Leap Motion Technology Will Be Incorporated into Razer’s OSVR Kit

Virtual Reality isn’t just about putting a headset on. More and more companies are integrating hand-sensing technology into the whole experience. This makes the world truly immersive by being able to touch, and sometimes even feel, objects around you. OSVR, … Continue reading

 

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Nvidia’s Autonomous Vehicle Technology, Drive PX, Using Tegra X1

Nvidia, known for making semiconductors and video game components, has also been busy working with automakers for a decade now, powering digital dashboards and infotainment systems with its Tegra processors. Now, it has come up with its own autonomous car … Continue reading

 

BATTERY & POWER TECHNOLOGY
Google Has Devised an ‘Ebola-proof’ Tablet

If you watched television or used the internet at all last year, odds are you know at least a little about the West African Ebola epidemic. It was a ruthless outbreak that spread all the way to the United States … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Logitech’s MX Master, a Multi-Functional Mouse for Today’s Multi-Tasker

What’s in a mouse? It just so happens to be one of the most widely used input devices ever. It connects us to the digital world. It makes our hands and fingers a little more powerful. In all seriousness, however, … Continue reading

 

BATTERY & POWER TECHNOLOGY
Scientists Have Found a Way to Turn Those Pesky Packing Peanuts into Power

Planeteers, unite! If you’ve ever unpacked something fragile from a large box, odds are you’ve encountered packing peanuts. Those pesky little bits of foam that come flying from the box as soon as it’s opened, somehow seem end up everywhere … Continue reading

 

INVENTIONS & INNOVATIONS
OCZ Debuts its Vector 180 Flagship SSD

A new solid-state drive (SSD) from OCZ is here, and although it was designed to compete with the likes of high-end SSD’s like the Samsung 850 Pro, it doesn’t quite meet benchmark performance expectations. That doesn’t mean it won’t be … Continue reading

 

BATTERY & POWER TECHNOLOGY
Elon Musk on Self-Driving Cars: “They’ll Be Here Sooner than you Think”

Your days of driving around in a two-ton deathwagon piloted by the error-prone human known as yourself may soon be coming to an end. According to Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk, the future of self-driving cars is a lot … Continue reading

 

INVENTIONS & INNOVATIONS
A New 3-D Printer Makes Objects from Liquid Using Terminator-Style Technology

A company called Carbon3D launched a new type of technology at this week’s TED conference that may revolutionize the world of 3-D printing. Continuous Liquid Interface Production technology, or CLIP, works by actually “growing” objects out of a pool of … Continue reading

 

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Nvidia Rolls out the Super High-End GeForce Titan X

  Nvidia is known for making incredibly indulgent, top-of-the-line graphics cards for PC gaming. During this month’s Epic’s Game Developers Conference, the company’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huan announced the new GeForce Titan X, calling it “the most advanced GPU the world … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Wear a Smartwatch That Powers All Your Devices with Neptune Suite

Neptune, the company behind the Neptune Pine smartwatch that ran independently from a smartphone, is trying something new and very ambitious. Neptune Pine didn’t do well in the long run, probably because of its bulky and ungainly appearance in a … Continue reading

 

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Let the Festivities Begin! SXSW 2015 Is Here

Before the city becomes an absolute madhouse of artists, superfans, musicians and lushes, Austin welcomes its first 33,000 or so Festival-goers into the fold of the South by Southwest Interactive Festival, which kicks off today. If you’re one of the … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
BBC’s Make It Digital Initiative Will Give 1 Million Microcomputers to Students

The BCC has revealed a microcomputer called Micro Bit, part of its Make It Digital initiative, a program for students to start learning code to prepare them for possible careers in the tech world. It’s a tiny little thing, about … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Google X’s Astro Teller and Other Notable Keynote Speakers at SXSW 2015

When I was a kid my heroes were very easily identifiable. They wore capes, they flew, they dodged bullets and had every manner of gadget and gizmo imaginable packed tightly into colorful utility belts. They were smart, strong, and somehow … Continue reading

 

CES - CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
SXSW Gets Fully Interactive with a Robot Petting Zoo

Tomorrow more than 30,000 people will descend upon the fair city of Austin, TX to attend the Interactive portion of South by Southwest’s annual technology, film and music festival. The SXSW Interactive festival runs from Friday, March 13th through Tuesday, … Continue reading

 

CES - CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
Before the Music Kicks off next Week, SXSW Interactive Brings You the Flying Car

It’s no secret that SXSW has always been all about the music; a socially acceptable six-day bender that brings hundreds of thousands of audiophiles and bands from hundreds of countries to the fair city of Austin, TX for a week … Continue reading