Drones. That’s a highly contentious word nowadays. Not only does it invoke thoughts of bombs being dropped on faraway lands, but it also makes one think of one’s neighbor spying on them with something they bought on Amazon for 600 bucks. However, the world of consumer drones has been a boon to many people, including those that work in the film and journalism...

The future of wearables is, indeed, a future in which every aspect of our health is constantly monitored and tracked for even the most minute of discrepancies. This future isn’t here yet, however, with most vitality trackers settling on keeping an eye on how much you’ve exercised or how well you’ve slept. Heck, even Apple weren’t able to crack...

Valve. They were once a software company known for game-changing hits in the genre of first person shooters. Then, against all odds, they managed to completely reinvent how people buy game software online. Anyone who has played a PC game in the past five years has, probably, bought that game using Steam, the software they set up that allows people to ,uh, buy other...

Pebble pretty much started this whole smartwatch game, back when their original Pebble branded watch landed on Kickstarter a few years ago. Since then, the company has amped up their brand with the fancier Steel variant, but fans have long wondered when they would go back to the drawing board and eliminate the e-ink screen in favor of some much lauded color. Color makes the world go around, after...

1. The biggest wearables event in the world The Wearable Technology Show is the biggest dedicated wearable technology event in the world with over 100 exhibitors and 200 speakers taking part in the conference and expo over two days – 10-11 March 2015, at ExCeL, London. 2. See the future of the wearables industry WTS 2015 will feature innovators large and small, from technology giants Microsoft, Samsung, Intel, Jawbone and Misfit, to start-ups Ambiotex, MyBrain, Nuvo and Made with Glove, funding supremo IndieGoGo, and students from the...

Contrary to unpopular belief, the world is not always a fuzzy and super safe place. Bad things happen to good people all of the time. That’s why things like pizza and ice cream exist, for us to drown our sorrows should the need arise. In all seriousness, that’s why doctors and also helper bees exist. However, how can you sure that help will always be...

Ah, the age old question of how to stay awake throughout eternal days filled with sameness. Some people use coffee (most people use coffee.) Some people get hooked on illicit drugs and end up a cautionary tale on a Law and Order episode. Some people hire other people to smack them whenever their eyelids droop. Now, however, there is a new option – wearable...

After the PR failures of Google Glass, companies involved in augmented reality technologies want to steer clear of making something stick out on your face the way Glass tended to do. The obvious way to go about this is to shrink the tech, making it imperceptible to the human eye. You can do this by seamlessly attaching it to a pair of glasses, for instance. You can...

It wasn’t so long ago, couple of years really, that Google Glass showed us the total possibility of wearable technology. A device you wear on your face that projects fake stuff onto the real world? Awesome! The press, and public, went absolutely bananas. Then, unfortunately, the company suffered a series of missteps in regard to Glass. Nowadays, with no actual release date in site, Google Glass...

We all know that virtual reality technology is going to take over the world. That’s not even a debatable fact. After all, why would anyone want to cling to, blech, actual reality when they could hoist their flag onto virtual reality?! Here’s a thing – actual reality has bills and divorce lawyers, virtual reality has spaceship battles and endless...