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What is Guvera and what does it have planned for Blinkbox Music?

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Tesco has had a tough old time of late, with falling sales and a fresh investigation into its accounts. The battered supermarket needs to turn itself around, and fast, so it's been looking to offload any nonessential services that may have been dragg...

A Hologram of Emperor Marcus Aurelius Appears to Float Above This Watch

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

When you're spending just shy of $55,000 on a watch (or $60,000 if you prefer the look of white gold) you're going to want something that catches people's eyes so they know just how affluent you are. And as Back to the Future 2 proved, nothing grabs someone's attention like a hologram floating in mid-air. Or in this case, just above your watch. Read more...

Twitter finally delivers group messaging and video

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

At its heart, Twitter seems to be suffering from some sort of existential crisis, struggling to work out if it's a social network, a messaging service or a publishing platform. Today sees the company launch two features that, if we're honest, only re...

Prynt's smartphone instant selfie printer lands on Kickstarter for pre-orders

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Is 2015 the year that we start rolling back the progress of the last 20 years? In addition to dressing like extras from The Facts of Life, we've started buying Vinyl again and people are even discovering the "joys" of instant photography. In fact, it...

Smart mattress cover can control the temperature and the coffeemaker

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

For those who can't commit to a $1,000 mattress (a lot of people, most likely) even if it is high-tech, this much cheaper smart mattress cover called Luna might be the better choice. It's embedded with sensors to detect breathing and heart rate, acce...

HTC One M9 vs. Galaxy S6: Benchmark test results leak for both phones!

HTC is set to unveil its next-generation HTC One M9 flagship smartphone during a big press conference on March 1st, which will take place just ahead of the annual Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Expectations are...Show More Summary

Tron-like Glow headphones pulse to the music and your heart

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

At first glance, a pair of Glow headphones might seem like gimmicky glow-in-the-dark earbuds that are designed to get your attention and not much else. But look a little closer and you'll find something a whole lot more interesting: Glow purports to...

KFC Double Down Dog Replaces Hot Dog Buns with Chicken

I’m not a huge fan of hot dogs to begin with. I look at them sort of the same way I look at fish; I might eat one once a year at most. Every now and…

Luna’s Smart Mattress Cover Can Help You Sleep Better

Luna co-founder Matteo Franceschetti presents a pretty appealing vision of what it can be like to go to bed: As you lie down, the lights, temperature (of both the bed and the room), and the music all adjust to a setting of your choice. Show More Summary

Turns Out Apple Pay Can't Solve Credit Card Fraud

Among other things, Apple’s Second Coming of the Mobile Payment Solution was meant to fix our broke-arse credit card security system. Only, according to (unconfirmed) reports, it’s doing exactly the opposite. More »      

Hulk Smash Retro Ad Poster Artwork Fleece Throw Blanket

Bruce Banner’s angry alter-ego does what he does best on the Hulk Smash Retro Ad Poster Artwork Fleece Throw Blanket, with the gamma-powered, green behemoth wreaking havoc with a vintage look. The Incredible Hulk gets an art deco look as he slams his fist into the ground. I guess the big guy decided to start […]

Good morning, Berlin

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Berlin is not only one of the most vibrant cities in Europe—thanks to its food, clubs, cultural life, and the other thousand things you can do there—the city itself it's unique. Its architecture is stunning and full of contrasts, a constant reminder of the clash between the communist and the capitalist world. Read more...

Want To Bake Your Own Bread? Make It Easier With A Lékué Bread Maker

Baking your own bread is an attractive proposition when you consider freshness, taste, the lack of additives, and reduced salt content. It is not so attractive when you consider the time and the mess involved.  The Lékué Bread Maker is a simple-looking bowl that makes baking your own bread a whole lot easier and a lot less messy. Show More Summary

The Spectre 13 x360 is a brand new HP laptop/tablet hybrid

Dedicated tablets seem to be dying a death these days, but laptop/tablet hybrids really seem to be coming into their own. Now, just weeks after the waves of announcements at CES, a brand new one has started popping up around the web....Show More Summary

Game of Thrones 2nd Edition Playing Cards

Fans of the hit HBO series Game of Thrones are going to like these Game of Thrones 2nd Edition Playing Cards. This Game of Thrones 2nd Edition Playing Cards set features a new set of images from the hit television show. These playing cards make a great gift for card players who love the TV […]

Batteries Made With Bulletproof Kevlar Fibers May Never Explode

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

One of the most common reasons that batteries explode and catch fire—like on Boeing's 787 Dreamliner —is because over time small conductive pathways grow inside the battery's inner structure that eventually cause it to short out with disastrous results. Show More Summary

Adam Sandler's first Netflix-exclusive movie has its cast

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If there's one thing that America loves more than Netflix, it's movies where Adam Sandler sits around in loungewear cracking wise with Kevin James. It was back in October that the streaming company decided to give the public what it needed, teaming u...

What you should know before flying a drone in the UK

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Drones used to be scary, specialist equipment reserved for the military and dystopian sci-fi novels. But now they're everywhere. Companies have worked out how to make these unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) cheap and reasonably easy to fly, enticing a...

Why Do Radio Signals Travel Farther at Night Than in the Day?

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Not all radio waves travel farther at night than during the day, but some, short and medium wave, which AM radio signals fall under, definitely can given the right conditions. The main reason this is the case has to do with the signal...Show More Summary

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