The Phablet: A Growing Trend

The Phablet: A Growing Trend

Some mashups are just strange. Or, maybe they just sound strange. Either way, the phablet is the newest thing to drive device sales sky high. 

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In case you aren’t on-trend, the phablet is a phone that’s larger than your average smartphone but also smaller than a tablet. 

Meet the MiPad: The Plastic iPad Mini

Meet the MiPad: The Plastic iPad Mini

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Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi has just unveiled a new tablet that takes directly and purposeful aim at Apple. The tablet is called the MiPad, and will be available for testing in mid-June. 

This TV Tuns to Face You – Not the Other Way Around

This TV Tuns to Face You – Not the Other Way Around

Certain sports cars have something called a memory setting. This setting allows drivers to program seat positions, so that every time a particular driver gets into a car, the seat will automatically adjust to that programmed position. 

Now, imagine a TV that does the same thing. 

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Microsoft Joins the Fitness Tracker Trend

Microsoft Joins the Fitness Tracker Trend

Apple did it and Samsung did it too. Now, it’s Microsoft’s turn to jump into the fitness watch ring. The company has just filed a patent for a smartwatch that acts as a fitness tracker.

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This Tech Can Cure Depression

This Tech Can Cure Depression

Approximately one in four people will suffer from depression this year. In the U.S. alone, around 20 million adults suffer from depression. Those numbers are even more staggering when you add in the people impacted by depression in other countries around the globe. Is there anything we can do?
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This Fitness Band Is For Kids

This Fitness Band Is For Kids

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The growing childhood obesity problem in North America is no secret. Yet, kids would rather spend time playing video games and watching TV than playing outdoors. So, what better way to get kids off the couch than to combine a video game (in the form of a watch) with outside activity than to create the world’s first fitness tracker for kids?