I love Star Wars as much as I love The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy because, the sci-fi movie franchise is loaded with many future tech that are still a dream to us mortals. As far as Star Wars is concerned, one of the tech that captures our imagination most would be holographic technology, particularly when it can be touched like the Dejarik, a chess-like holographic game famously played C-3PO and Chewbacca on Solo’s Millennium Falcon. Love is one thing, but I reserve the right to be skeptical about if it will actually realize in my lifetime. Continue reading The Display Tech Behind RED Hydrogen One Holographic Phone Revealed!
If you are a loyal Apple fanatic and wonder why Apple TV does not have support for 4K resolution or High Dynamic Range (HDR) contents to compliment your high-tech 4K/UHD flat screen TV, well, wonder no more because, the Cupertino tech giant has updated its Apple TV with support for both 4K and HDR contents. Aptly called Apple TV 4K, this little black box, which looks pretty much like its previous version, promised to deliver “unbelievable sharp, crisp images, richer, more true-to-life colors, and far greater detail in both dark and bright scenes.” Continue reading Apple Updates Apple TV With 4K And HDR Support, Announced Apple TV App
Just as the world is still being enthralled by eye-watering 4K resolution TV, Sharp announces AQUOS 8K, the world’s first 8K-compatible TVs and displays. Holy mother of… 7,680 x 4,320 pixels! Imagine! And guess what? It is not even a prototype. It is already destined for four markets, namely, Japan, China, Taiwan, and EU, starting this October through to March 2018. Sharp said its 8K TVs will reproduce images “at ultimate reality” (whatever that means), with “ultra-fine details even the naked eye cannot capture.” Ermmm. May I ask, if so, then what’s the point of 8K? Continue reading Sharp Unveiled The World’s First 8K TV, But Do The World Really Need It?
We all know Logitech makes speakers, but to be honest, I never thought it will look anything but stylish. At least, it is not until I saw the company’s newest addition to its Bluetooth speakers line, the Logitech MX Sound. Touted as the premium Bluetooth speakers, it does indeed look the part of premium and that’s not all, it is the one speaker that is designed from the ground up to delivery both the look and audio prowess. Understanding the need to connect several sources to one set of speaker system, Logitech has engineered MX Sound to do exactly that. Continue reading Seriously, We Never Thought Logitech Speakers Could Look This Good!
It is strange that the physical beauty of high-end audio products from the likes of Bang & Olufsen and Bowers & Wilkins is replicated only by a handful. We all know how the products from the aforementioned brands sound like and almost without fail, those products have the look to match, but unbeknownst to us, there’s one other lesser known brand that is just as accomplished in both aesthetic and audio reproduction, and it is called Vifa. Vifa, a Danish audio equipment maker, has been around since 1933, but it wasn’t until 2014 when the company started dabbling in wireless and portable loudspeakers, and the tiny handsome little guy you see here today, called Reykjavik, is the brand’s fifth and latest speakers in only three years. Continue reading This Small And Stylish Wireless Speaker Could Give B&O A Run For Their Money
It looks like the continue growth of the vinyl market is too hard for Panasonic to ignore. Ignore it did not since a few years ago. The Japanese electronics company is continuing to reinforce its presence in the turntable market with a new turntable, the Panasonic Technics SP-10R Direct Drive Turntable. With the Panasonic Technics Direct Drive Turntable, Panasonic will be bringing to vinyl lovers the world’s top-level signal-to-noise (S/N) ratio and rotational stability, Panasonic said. Notable features include a coreless direct-drive motor boasting a new structure, a weightier platter to promote stable rotation, and a newly developed, ultra-low-noise power supply. Continue reading Panasonic Brings Top-Level Signal-To-Noise Ratio To Turntable
Billed as the first wireless earbuds to offer ultimate personalized hifi sound matching the user’s hearing profile, the Swiss Audio Wireless Earbuds that takes on a different form of luxury. It has no gold, no precious stones that defined luxury. Instead, it is luxurious in the audio reproduction department. It comes with a companion app that is designed to test and profile your hearing by determining the range of audio your sound holes are sensitive to and those they can’t pick up. Continue reading Swiss Audio Wireless Earbuds Prove That Luxurious Is Not Always Gold
It will be a shame that a retro-style interior decor had to be marred by modern gadgets like Bluetooth speakers. It is true that some Bluetooth speakers score in the aesthetic department, but often they are modern or futuristic looking which is not exactly a good fit with your humble abode’s nostalgic styling. Of course, not everyone’s like holding to the past, but if you are, you ought to check out the Lofree Poison Retro Bluetooth Speaker & Radio. As the product name implies, it is a modern day technology clad in an uber nostalgic enclosure. Continue reading This Retro Bluetooth Speaker Lets You Radio Channel Surf With A Knob
If you have been following this blog, you will know how appalled I felt about the Apple AirPods. If you have not heard it, I will say it again: it is hideous. I make no apologies about my brutal honest view. I am merely stating the fact. I have seen people wearing it and god, they are indeed awkward. However, if you are a fan and have the financial muscle to flex for just about everything in life, Brikk has a good news for you. The maestro of lux gadgets have given the dangling headphones its due luxe treatment. In the email that we received, Brikk showoff a set of gold-plated example of Apple AirPods. Everything, except for the charging case’s interior, is treated to gold. Continue reading Brikk Coats Apple AirPods In Gold But It Won’t Take Away The Awkwardness
When I first heard about Helmfon, a ginormous noise isolating helmet, I had to do a double take. I glanced at today’s date, making sure I did not accidentally hitch a ride on the time machine and went back to April 1st. Anyways, as it turns out, Helmfon is real as you and me. Now, there are quite a few ways to keep noise out when you are working. If constant yakking colleagues distracts you, you can probably suggests to the management to acquire Bane mask-like Hushme for each chatty individuals, but if the ambient noise gets to you too, you can either grab a pair of noise canceling headset or you could look to the aforementioned Helmfon. Continue reading Giant Noise Isolating Helmet Is The Weirdest Thing You Will Hear All Day