Near field communication news now, and we’ve heard Apple is going to only allow the use of the iPhone 6’s internal NFC chip for Apple… Read More »Apple NFC Chip Only Works With Apple Pay
Around the time of the 2011 buyout of all Skype property and licensing by Microsoft there were many rumours that the company would seek to… Read More »Microsoft to Hang Up Xbox Live Chat – Replaced with Skype on Xbox 720
The Hugvie is another Japanese gadget aimed at strengthening the personal and emotional bond between human and machine.
High-brow news rag, The Guardian has reported that the complete 23.5-mile length of the Channel Tunnel will be equipped with telephone communications and internet ahead… Read More »Channel Tunnel to Get 3G Ahead of 2012 Olympic Games in London
It’s almost been a year since the Japanese tragedies which saw an earthquake and subsequent tsunamis rock the country with many losing their homes, possessions… Read More »Only in Japan! PARO – The Responsive Robotic Seal Offering Comfort to Tragedy Sufferers
The Sony buyout of its mobile-making partnership with Ericsson was announced back in October and today the deal is done with the Sony Ericsson name… Read More »Sony Ericsson No More – Sony Completes Buy-Out of Mobile Partnership
A robot said to be the beginning of the real life world as seen in James Cameron blockbuster Avatar is being developed by scientists and… Read More »Only in Japan! Keio University Makes First Steps Towards “Avatar” Tech With Motion Control Robot!
After offering UK and Ireland customers free iTunes tracks with a hot beverage through high street caffeine temple Starbucks a month or so ago, Apple… Read More »Apple and Starbucks’ latest blend brings mobile payments to UK high street coffee house
Following Nokia’s discussion regarding flexible and physical kinetic devices, the Finnish mobile communication company has now unveiled a concept video, detailing a truly fantastic view… Read More »Nokia HumanForm – Flexible and “humanized” smartphone concept revealed
Research group Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology is working on a system which uses the nation’s popular export – the biscuit/candy sticks known… Read More »Only in Japan! Pocky Game aids research into ‘bite communication’
As previously rumoured, Samsung has now filed for a preliminary injunction on Apple over it’s iPhone 4S – just a day after the gadget’s highly-anticipated… Read More »Samsung seeks to ban Apple iPhone 4S one day after launch