Gadgets

Get your own iPhone-controlled Star Wars BB-8 droid

Get your own iPhone-controlled Star Wars BB-8 droid

Owning your very own BB-8 droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not longer just a dream. Thanks to Sphero, a miniature version of the beloved robot is now available, and you can control it using your iPhone.

Astro’s new Twist smart lightbulb has a built-in AirPlay speaker

Astro’s new Twist smart lightbulb has a built-in AirPlay speaker

Smart-enabled devices have begun to fill houses and apartments, giving even more control over the brightness, or even the color of the light, to owners that have installed them.

Nest unveils its $199 security camera called the Cam

Nest unveils its $199 security camera called the Cam

On Wednesday, June 17, Nest held an event to announce new things. The pinnacle of that time on stage is a brand new security camera.

‘LiftPro’ electric desk offers built-in docks for iPhone and iPad

‘LiftPro’ electric desk offers built-in docks for iPhone and iPad

For someone who sits at one for a long time, a desk is a very important and worthwhile investment. Finding the right one can take time, and there are features (yes, desks have features) to consider. Like where your phone and tablet are supposed to go.

Garmin unveils Virb X, Virb XE iOS-connected cameras going on sale this summer

Garmin unveils Virb X, Virb XE iOS-connected cameras going on sale this summer

The GoPro brand has become the go-to option for many customers that want an “action camera,” and now Garmin is hoping it can liven up the competition a bit.

It’s April Fools’ Day, so here’s a roundup of pranks going around the net

It’s April Fools’ Day, so here’s a roundup of pranks going around the net

Every first of April, everyone gets to “pull a prank” on someone they know, or don’t know, and then say, “April Fools’ Day!” and pretend like nothing ever happened.

Reserve Strap prototype aims to charge the Apple Watch’s battery while you wear it

Reserve Strap prototype aims to charge the Apple Watch’s battery while you wear it

The Apple Watch is going to be another Apple device that garners plenty of attention from accessory makers, which will undoubtedly be a good thing just as it has been for the iPhone and iPad.

Microsoft unveils ‘Universal Foldable Keyboard’ with iOS support

Microsoft unveils ‘Universal Foldable Keyboard’ with iOS support

In September 2014, Microsoft unveiled a universal, portable keyboard that offered iOS support for those who just wanted a simple keyboard to carry around for their iPhone or iPad.

Sesame smart lock modifies your original deadbolt to get unlocked with an iPhone for $99

Sesame smart lock modifies your original deadbolt to get unlocked with an iPhone for $99

There are smart locks out there, and considering how focused the smart house market has been as of late, there will continue to be new ideas trickling out.

Apple’s fictional ‘iSaber’ revealed in brand new 3D renders from Martin Hajek

Apple’s fictional ‘iSaber’ revealed in brand new 3D renders from Martin Hajek

Recently, a profile of Jony Ive in The New Yorker included a nice story about Ive sitting down next to director J.J. Abrams, who is directing Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, and gave him some pointers about the design of lightsabers.