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HP Claims Innovation Over Apple With ‘World’s Thinnest Laptop’

Amid rumors that Apple is working on ultra-thin 13 and 15-inch “MacBooks”, HP yesterday announced the “world’s thinnest laptop” in the form of the Core-i powered 13.3-inch Spectre, with a design...

Turn your iPad mini 4 into a perfect pint-size netbook [Reviews]

Zagg Slim Book turns the iPad mini into a tiny netbook.Photo: Buster Hein/Cult of MacLust List: Zagg Slim Book case Long before the original iPad debuted, I dreamed of the day...

The Apple-FBI encryption dispute: What tech leaders have said so far

In the week since Apple said it would do battle with the FBI over the agency’s request for access to a smartphone belonging to one of the San Bernardino terrorists, tech industry leaders...

Review: Parrot Zik 3.0 Bluetooth Headphones Offer ‘Wireless Everything’, but at a Premium

Last month’s CES saw French wireless tech company Parrot demoing the third model in its Zik range of popular Bluetooth headphones, aptly called Zik 3.0. Now shipping at a price of $400,...

iPhone Wireless Charging: Upcoming iPhones could be huge game-changers

Wall Street doomsday preppers pounding the table on the notion that “peak Apple” has come and gone may soon find themselves in an interesting predicament. There is little question that Apple’s meteoric iPhone sales...

iDevices Sells iGrill and Kitchen Thermometers to Weber

iDevices has announced that its app-enabled iGrill and Kitchen Thermometer accessories have been acquired by Weber-Stephen Products, a worldwide manufacturer of charcoal, gas, and electric outdoor grills and related accessories. The...

Huawei has no plans to officially launch the Honor 5X in Canada

Paired with 2GB RAM, the CPU ran the Honor 5X stutter free. However, you can tell the Honor 5X is the cheaper of the two phones as soon as you pick...

Finally! A mood lamp that looks like a Slinky

The right light can wake us in a good mood, make us productive in work or art and enhance the romance. But, the right light is not something we normally carry...

Thousands of hoverboards seized by US customs

The US Customs and Border Protection agency has seized tens of thousands of hoverboards in the last month in a crack down on a former hot Christmas gift that’s been held...

Welcome to the Future: Star Trek-Like Food Scanner & Spectrometer

Funded last year on Kickstarter, the Scio ($249) by Consumer Physics will make you feel like you’re on a starship with Captain Picard. This handheld device, about the size of a keychain, emits a...

Report: Apple is secretly prototyping VR headset to rival Oculus Rift and HoloLens

Apple is hoping to replicate the success of the iPhone by tapping into another reality.  According to a new report in the Financial Times, Apple is secretly building a team of experts...

Getting Started With HomeKit: A Beginner’s Guide

HomeKit is Apple’s home automation platform for controlling smart home products with iOS apps and Siri voice commands. The platform was announced at WWDC 2014, and the first HomeKit-enabled products were...

“Oppo teases F1 Plus with 5.5” screen, 4GB RAM

It also features a 13 MP rear camera with an ISOCELL sensor.The Oppo F1 also comes with dual cameras, on the front of the device there is an 8 megapixel camera...

Samsung reveals new Galaxy tablet – and it runs Windows 10

While Samsung’s CES 2016 press conference largely focused on home entertainment and appliances, its mobile division had two small announcements: that they are releasing new variants for the Galaxy Gear S2, and a brand...

Apple Said to Open R&D Facility in QNX Hometown Kanata

Apple has leased a 22,100-square-foot office space in the G. Best Building, a multi-floor suite in Kanata, Ontario, a suburb of the Canadian capital Ottawa, according to the local newspaper Ottawa...

How Apple’s wireless EarPods could change the way we hear everything

Recent reports suggest Apple might ship wireless, noise-canceling EarPods with the iPhone 7. From a hardware perspective, these headphones would be very similar to hearing aids. With the right feature set, these...

The future of driving tech and the nifty new features coming to iOS 9.3...

In the not-so-distant future, car drives YOU!Illustration: GraphicaArtis/Getty ImagesThis week on The CultCast: super-sized drones, app-controlled robot bartenders, smart coffee mugs, and the coolest of gadgets from CES 2016. Plus,...

Bragi Dash Impressions: Wireless Earphones Offer Enough Quality Features to Counter Small Battery

Wireless bluetooth headphones have been gaining traction over the past few years as potentially reliable replacements to the traditional wired headsets offered in most smartphone boxes. With the announcement of the...

Samsung Demonstrates 170-Inch SUHD TV (Which is Actually a Lot of Smaller TVs)

One of last week’s CES stand outs was Samsung’s revelation of a modular TV prototype which can be built up by multiple panels for a seamless viewing experience. Despite having no plans...

Google sees Project Tango in robots, drones

Google wants to extend its Project Tango computer vision platform beyond phones and tablet to robots, drones and other devices.”There’s huge impact potential there,” said Eitan Marder-Eppstein, who leads the developer,...