Xiaomi to announce new Mi TV on March 24

by Dimitris Skiannis Chinese smart device maker Xiaomi is getting ready to introduce its new Smart TV on March 24. The upcoming device will succeed the company’s Mi TV 2, which was unveiled in May 2014. Given the last-gen Smart TV still looks quite great for the price-tag, we are not sure what exactly is Xiaomi planning to upgrade […] 18 March 2015 at 11:36 pm

You can now build your own Moto 360 in Moto Maker

by Christine Kitsati Motorola has announced that the Moto 360 customisation is now open at the company’s Moto Maker website. The consumers can now head over to the Moto Maker to design their own Moto 360 smartwatch from the available options. According to the company, you can choose from three watch cases (light metal, dark metal, and champagne gold), nine […] 10 March 2015 at 05:47 pm

Google to bring Wi-Fi and gesture support to Android Wear

by Christine Kitsati Android Wear is all set to get seriously competition from Apple Watch in 45 days, but Google isn’t sitting idly and is reportedly working on adding more features to the platform. According to The Verge, Google will soon release an update for Android Wear, which will bring support for Wi-Fi connectivity, allowing the smartwatches to connect […] 9 March 2015 at 05:44 pm

Acer expands Chromebox CXI line-up with Intel Core-i3 models

by Dimitris Skiannis Taiwanese manufacturer Acer has announced that it is expanding its Chromebox CXI line-up with two new models. The new Chromebox models are powered by latest-generation Intel Core-i3 4030U dual-core processors, instead of the Celeron, which is usually present in the Chrome OS devices. The company has also increased the available RAM options to 8GB. “We’ve […] 7 March 2015 at 02:10 pm

Android 5.0.2 update now rolling out to Android Wear smartwatches

by Christine Kitsati Google and its partners have started rolling out Android 5.0.2 update to Android Wear smartwatches . The first watches to get the update are Samsung Gear Live, Moto 360, Sony SmartWatch 3, LG G Watch and G Watch R. The update is available over-the-air and you will automatically get the notification on your smartwatch, however […] 22 February 2015 at 06:18 pm

LG Twin Wash. Two washing machines in one! (CES 2015)

by Christine Kitsati There are not only the "black" devices of consumer electronics, which appeared in CES 2015, but also a few unique home appliances which gain the public with their specs. Just like LG Twin Wash, the washing machine of the Korean company which allows you to do two different washes ... simultaneously! By combining a classic […] 25 January 2015 at 06:31 pm

Belty, the smart belt that communicates with a mobile app! (CES 2015)

by Thodoris Konsoulas Daily after lunch, we have the habit to loose our belt, since our waist gets bigger after the food we eat. The same happens when we sit. Belty, the smart belt presented in CES 2015, wants to solve those problems.   Belty can be connected with a mobile application, recording data on human health, such […] 24 January 2015 at 06:30 pm

Google shuts down Explorer program to focus on next-gen Google Glass

by Dimitris Skiannis Google has announced that it is shutting down the Glass Explorer program and the device has graduated from being a Google X labs product. Google Glass will now have its own team, which will be overseen by Nest’s Tony Fadell. Existing Glass head Ivy Ross will still be the in-charge, but will now report to […] 16 January 2015 at 12:45 pm

Xiaomi introduces Mi Box mini & Mi Headphones

by Dimitris Skiannis In addition to the new Mi Note and Mi Note Pro smartphones, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Thursday also took the wraps of a new set-top box and over-the-ear headphones in China. Dubbed as Mi Box mini and Mi Headphones, the new devices join the company’s growing product portfolio in the Chinese market. Talking about the […] 13 January 2015 at 01:42 am

Sony announces new home audio products with Google Cast support

by Dimitris Skiannis Sony has unveiled its new line-up of audio products at the ongoing CES 2015 trade fair. Set to go on sale in spring this year in US, Sony’s sound bars, wireless speakers and A/V receivers come with support for High-Res audio as well as DSEE HX technology, which upscales the online streaming sources to provide […] 11 January 2015 at 04:54 pm