• Hardware
    HTC Vive VR Headsets Sells 15,000 Units In 10 Minutes

    HTC recently put their new VR headset the HTC Vive up for pre-order and now the company has revealed that they managed to sell 15,000 units of the device in just 10 minutes. HTC’s Shen Ye announced the news on Twitter, you can see the tweet below, it is not clear how many units of […]

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    Next Generation DJI Phantom 4 Drone Launches

    During a media event held in Manhattan yesterday DJI has unveiled their next generation of smart drones in the form of the DJI Phantom 4 drone which now comes equipped with new and advanced autopilot modes. The latest DJI Phantom 4 drone is capable of flying autonomously and removing human piloting from the equation, says […]

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    Terminal Block Breakout FeatherWing Kit Now Available

    Expanding its ever-growing range of Feather Board accessories, Adafruit has this week announced the arrival of the Terminal Block Breakout FeatherWing Kit, which is now available to purchase via their online store and is priced at $14.95 The terminal block expansion board for the Feather Board range allows you to connect to any of the […]

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    Amazon Tap And Echo Dot Are Two New Alexa Devices

    Amazon has added to new Alexa enabled devices to its range with the launch of the Amazon Echo Dot and the Amazon Tap. The Amazon Echo Do is a voice controlled device that is designed to work like the Amazon Echo, although the device appears to be smaller than the Echo. The Amazon Tap is […]

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    Nest Thermostat Support Headed To Amazon Alexa Devices

    Nest has announced that Amazon’s Alexa range of devices will soon support their Nest Thermostat, this includes the Amazon Echo and we presume the new devices that were announced recently. The update should be made available to Echo enabled devices within the next couple of weeks and you will be able to tell Alexa to […]

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    Seagate Announces Fastest Ever SSD, Coming This Summer

    Seagate has announced the ‘fastest ever’ SSD and the company will launch their new Solid State Drive this summer. The new Seagate SSD comes with through output of 10GB/s and according to the company, this is more than 4GB/s faster than the previous fastest SSD. The 10GB/s unit, which is expected to be released this […]

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    New Asus VivoMini VM65 And VM65N Mini PCs Unveiled

    Asus has this week unveiled new VivoMini mini PCs in the form of the Asus VivoMini VM65 and VivoMini VM65N that are powered by a choice of 6th generation Intel Core processors and can be fitted with up to 16GB DDR4 RAM. The new systems sport a number of new features compared to other systems […]

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    16×9 Charlieplexed PWM LED Matrix Driver Lands At Adafruit

    Electronics enthusiasts looking for a way to add a retro LED matrix to their project may be interested in a new piece of hardware which is now available from the Adafruit online store, in the form of the 16×9 Charlieplexed PWM LED Matrix Driver chip reference IS31FL3731. The I2C LED driver chip provides makers and […]

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    iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot Mops Your Floors

    iRobot has a range of different robots which will hoover your house and now the company is launching a new device which is designed to mp your floors, the iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot. The iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot will retail for $199 and it will spray a jet of water on your floor […]