Category: General Gadgets

  • Star Trek to Boldly Go Online with New Weekly Series

    Star Trek to Boldly Go Online with New Weekly Series

    Star Trek is coming back to the small screen in a brand new format. Broadcaster CBS is boldly taking the cult sci-fi franchise where it’s never gone before – to the web with a new weekly episode-based series through its own streaming network. The online Star Trek TV series will be available only through CBS […]

  • Chronicles of Elyria – A Living Breathing Dying MMO

    Chronicles of Elyria – A Living Breathing Dying MMO

    Chronicles of Elyria would not be the first game to refer to itself as having a living breathing game world that constantly changes and adapts, if Chronicles of Elyria had actually said any of that (I said that), but every other game is wrong. I’ve heard many publishers refer to big open sandboxes as “living”, […]

  • Gadget Helpline’s Smart Alternatives: Cubot H2 with Android 5.1

    Gadget Helpline’s Smart Alternatives: Cubot H2 with Android 5.1

    If you’re looking for a Smart Alternative to more mainstream Android mobiles then the Cubot H2 might be something to note. The Chinese smartphone industry is booming, with companies going head to head to offer the best budget priced smartphone – with all the technical trimmings included. Cubot is a nationally well-known brand run by […]

  • Only in Japan! Say Konnichiwa to the Hello Kitty Smartphone!

    Only in Japan! Say Konnichiwa to the Hello Kitty Smartphone!

    It’s been a while but it’s back in style – albeit tacky tasteless style! Yes, it’s Only in Japan! The Gadget Helpline’s irregular regular feature is here again to bring you some weird and wonderful technology innovations from the Land of the Rising Sun! And what better way to start us off than with one […]

  • Smart Contact Lenses – Who’s Got Their Eyes on the Prize?

    Smart Contact Lenses – Who’s Got Their Eyes on the Prize?

    Before you ask, the above image is no downed UFO or the architectural blueprint for a new city designed by Jacques Fresco. What it is, is debatable. If you ask Samsung, they will tell you it is a smart contact lens, if you ask Google they will tell you it is a smart contact lens. […]

  • Lay the Smack Down on Your Goals with The Rock Clock App

    Lay the Smack Down on Your Goals with The Rock Clock App

    Wrestling hero turned Hollywood mega-star Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson invited everybody to join his birthday celebrations yesterday by launching a new free app called The Rock Clock. Available for both iPhone and Android smartphones, The Rock Clock is an electrifying alternative to your regular reminders which allows users to set and name their very own […]

  • Hearthstone – Whispers of the old gods (free packs)

    Hearthstone – Whispers of the old gods (free packs)

    Tomorrow Blizzard’s digital card game: Hearthstone will be rolling out their latest update, ‘Whispers of the old gods’. This update will involve a new Ranking system, 134 new cards and a few overpowered cards are having a well-earned Nerf, Yay! The ranking system was in a poor state to be honest, the Meta consisted of […]

  • What A Spring Clean Does For Your PC

    What A Spring Clean Does For Your PC

    In the world of industrial heavy machinery and construction vehicles, the concept of preventative maintenance means the simple practice of replacing worn out components and other parts before a machine fails. The moving parts of the machine are cleared of dust and dirt, and the internal cavities of the machine are also kept free of […]

  • Sugru – Magical glue

    Sugru – Magical glue

    For the kids at heart everywhere, you will love this. As I was browsing through the web today I came across something pretty cool, actually, more than just pretty cool, this stuff is awesome! So, if you are the kind of person who enjoys tinkering around and home-hacking devices etc then this will be right […]

  • HTC 10 – Their latest Flagship

    HTC 10 – Their latest Flagship

    Today, HTC unveiled their new device that they have been working on for the last year. The HTC 10 is their current flagship device, developed using customer feedback. Their newest device combines a world-class camera with gold standard audio with a new metal unibody design According to HTC, their new phone has better sound quality […]

  • Virtual reality operating room

    Virtual reality operating room

    On the 14th of April, two days after this post, medical practice will change forever. The cause of this change is Virtual Reality. VR is being used for live streaming in almost every possible situation from concerts to sporting events, sky diving to mountaineering, the list is endless. With VR being more affordable and powerful […]

  • Watch Star Wars The Force Awakens with Movie Buddy BB-8

    Watch Star Wars The Force Awakens with Movie Buddy BB-8

    We’re really looking forward to sharing the experience of re-watching Star Wars: The Force Awakens with mates when it comes out on Blu Ray on April 18th. But worry not if you’ve actually got no mates, because BB-8’s got your back! A special update has been rolled out to Sphero’s BB-8 app controlled droid with […]