The rumours about Apple’s very own smartwatch just won’t die – and now it looks like there’s been even more fuel added to the fire. Apple has just been awarded a patent for making curved touch surfaces, which means the fabled iWatch could be a curved piece of smart wristwear instead! Who needs the Samsung Galaxy Gear now?
The newly awarded patent for a ‘curved touch sensor’ details a manufac…Read more
The Linux Foundation announced today the formation of the AllSeen Alliance, a new group of companies dedicated to supporting a brand new open-source framework that lets all sorts of different gadgets and gizmos seamlessly communicate with each other – a means to create the ultimate smart home in other words, one where anything with a power supply can talk to anything else and work in harmony. I…Read more
Snake is back, and we know when! Konami has just announced the release date for Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes, the first of a two part series for current and next-gen consoles, along with details on a few exclusive missions only Xbox gamers will be able to play. Read on for all the details.
Konami has confirmed that Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes will land on Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 a…Read more
Along with the return of the Start button in Windows 8.1, it looks like Microsoft will be adding an extra blast from the past in the next version of Windows, codenamed “Threshold”. According to a new report, the Start menu may also be making a return, letting you access your favourite apps and destinations without the hassle of the full-sized Start screen and its enormous tiles. Do you want it …Read more
Ready for more Grand Theft Auto V action? Aside from the mobile launch of GTA: San Andreas, it looks like you’ll be heading back to Los Santos for even more high-definition adventures with Michael, Franklin and Trevor, as Rockstar has announced its hard at work on some ‘substantial additions’ to the game! Will you be heading back for some single player DLC?
Rockstar Games has announced that …Read more
Sure, BlackBerry has received a lot of flack over the past few months, but one thing is still clear: its keyboards are top-notch, and still leave many iPhone users with QWERTY envy. That’s set to change, all thanks to the Typo keyboard case, which grants you ‘Berry style physical keys on your Apple handset! Is this the best of both worlds, or just a mobile monstrosity?
Despite the name, the …Read more
To celebrate The Gadget Show’s 250th episode we’re giving away a colossal 250 gadgets – the most ever in the history of the show!
For your chance to win:
Text GADGET to 66155
Call 0906 500 5000
Or post name & contact phone number to: THE GADGET SHOW 1809, PO Box 7557, Derby, DE1 0NP
Texts cost £2.00 + 1 message at standard network rate. Calls cost no more than £2.00 …Read more
Google Chromecast, the search giant’s clever cut-price streaming stick for TVs, looks like it’s about to get another IQ boost. A small update to Android looks like it’s about to give your smartphone Chromecast screen sharing skills, so you’ll be able to fling your Instagram pics to the TV and more.
You can already share your laptop screen with your TV using the Google Chromecast Wi-F…Read more
It’s milestone time: tonight marks the 250th episode of The Gadget Show, and to celebrate this amazing feat, we’ve taken a look back at some of the tech predictions we’ve made over the past nine years and 18 series. Read on for a blast from the past as we explore what we guessed would be the big things in the world of tech. You might be surprised – we weren’t always on the money.
Push to Tal…Read more
The Asus PadFone, the incredible two-in-one Android combo that grants you a phone and a tablet is getting the mini treatment – and it’s set to be officially revealed next week! Is the new Asus Padfone Mini the iPhone and iPad mini killer combo you’ve been waiting for? Read on for all the details!
The notorious @evleaks has struck again, revealing press shots of the upcoming combo gizmo, afte…Read more