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New gadgets make the whole world your keyboard

Video: You wear this keyboard like brass knuckles If one traces the evolution of personal computing through the development of laptops and to today’s smartphones and tablets, one finds that the essence of that original desktop experience is still intact in many ways. We still receive information from a screen and we still tap onto a dedicated keyboard even if ... Read More »

Google Play audiobooks get Smart Resume, bookmarks and Assistant routines support

Google Play Audiobooks is getting a major update today that adds a number of new features to the service that were sorely missing when it launched earlier this year. None of these are groundbreaking, but they’ll help Google reach feature parity with some of its competitors while injecting a bit of its proprietary smarts into the process, too. Maybe the ... Read More »

FTC warns phone makers: It’s illegal to void warranties over third-party parts

Video: Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 ‘no service’ issue. The Federal Trade Commission has warned six major companies that sell smartphones, video game systems, and vehicles about warranty conditions that require customers to use specified parts or service providers. The FTC says claims by manufacturers that a warranty can only be intact if a consumer buys specified parts ... Read More »

Here are the five things I learned installing a smart mirror

I recently received a review unit of the Embrace Smart Mirror. It’s essentially a 24-inch Android tablet mounted behind a roughly 40-inch mirror. It works well when third-party software is installed. Here’s what I learned. It’s impossible to get a good photo of the smart mirror I tried a tripod, a selfie stick and every possible angle and I couldn’t ... Read More »

Xiaomi pushes for local smartphone component creation in India

Xiaomi hopes to lure smartphone component assemblers to Indian shores as the company seeks to establish the country as a strong manufacturing base. Xiaomi said late last week that the firm, which enjoys strong sales in the country due to the Chinese smartphone maker’s entry-level offerings, is pushing ahead with fresh investment in India. As part of the “Make in ... Read More »

The NEEO universal remote is a modern Logitech Harmony alternative

The advanced universal remote market is not a very crowded market. In fact, for a while now, Logitech’s Harmony line has been pretty much the only game in town. Newcomer NEEO wants to upset that monopoly with its new NEEO Remote and NEEO Brain combo ($369), which is a system that can connect to just about any AV system, along ... Read More »

Vocus kicks off subsea cable laying for ASC

Vocus has announced that cable laying has begun on the Australia-Singapore Cable (ASC) project, with the larger portion of the subsea cable system expected to be laid by April 20. The ASC, worth $170 million, will see around 3,000km of cable laid by the Ile de Batz ship between Christmas Island and Fremantle through deep water, while the Ile de ... Read More »

Warner Bros. is pre-registering people for its Westworld game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is capitalizing on the wildly successful Westworld experience at South by Southwest and offering pre-registration for its upcoming mobile game — based on HBO’s series of the same name. Produced by the company’s WB Games in San Francisco through a collaboration with Kilter Films, the game was developed by Behaviour Interactive and will be released later ... Read More »

Warner Bros. is pre-registering people for its Westworld game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is capitalizing on the wildly successful Westworld experience at South by Southwest and offering pre-registration for its upcoming mobile game — based on HBO’s series of the same name. Produced by the company’s WB Games in San Francisco through a collaboration with Kilter Films, the game was developed by Behaviour Interactive and will be released later ... Read More »

​Phantom Secure criminals indicted in global joint law enforcement ‘smash’

Five men have been indicted in the United States in connection with the operations of Phantom Secure. A statement from the Australian Federal Police (AFP) explains the individuals, including the company’s CEO who was taken into custody in California last week, are facing charges for knowingly participating in a criminal enterprise that “facilitated the transnational importation and distribution of narcotics ... Read More »

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