Fitbit officially comes to Windows Phone

Fitbit just launched their official app on Windows Phone, making it the first activity-tracking wearable to support Microsoft's platform. If you have one of FitBit's wearables like the FitBit Flex, One or Zip, which were previously only usable with iOS or Android, you'll now be able to download the app and use it with your Windows Phone as well. The Windows Phone 8.1 app also has a live tile with a step cou ...

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Nokia Treasure Tag Review

The Nokia Treasure Tag (WS-2) was announced a while ago but it finally launched over at my side of the planet about a month ago. The Treasure Tag is a tiny, cute little box that you can attach to your keychain (or any object for that matter) so that you dont lose it. Which can come in mighty handy if you keep losing your car keys, or have parents are are on a perpetual mission to find lost keys. And vice-ve ...

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You can now unlock your Moto X with a ‘digital tattoo’

If you were looking for a better way to unlock your phone instead of the ancient, boring ol' swipe-to-unlock method or Face Unlock method, here's news for ya. Motorola partnered with VivaLnk to launch Digital Tattoos, which are an NFC-based skin tag that unlocks your phone with a quick tap. Currently the feature is limited to just the Moto X, and the 'tattoo' can only stay on your body for upto-5-days which ...

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Bose reportedly suing Beats over noise-canceling technology

Beats might be in stages of being acquired by Apple, but it looks like both companies are going to have a bit of legal trouble. According to a report by CNBC, it appears that popular audio company Bose has filed a legal suit against Beats over five different patent. The patents in question are related to the noise canceling technology used by Beats. Bose has a long history in Noise-Canceling headphones with ...

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Nokia Announces Bang by Coloud mini speaker that costs just €19

Along with the Lumia 530, Nokia also announced a new accessory today! The Bang by Coloud speaker. The Bang by Coloud is a portable, compact speaker that will cost just €19 (about Rs 1500), which can connect to your phone via the 3.5mm headset jack, and has upto 8 hours of battery life. The battery is rechargeable unlike most mini-speakers in this price range that might use an AAA battery instead. The Bang ( ...

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Xiaomi announces a $13 fitness band that can also unlock your phone

Along with the Xiaomi Mi 4, the Chinese company also announced the Mi Band, a $13 fitness band. The Mi Band tracks your movement (running, walking, etc) and sleeping patterns, and can also work as an alarm where it will vibrate to wake you up in the morning. The band is also waterproof and can go up to 30 days on a single charge, which is way longer than most of it's competition. The Mi Band can also be use ...

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Plantronics India launches a Web Store

Plantronics India launched a web store this weekend, to make it easier for customers to get their hands on their Bluetooth headsets. As y'all might already know, we're big fans of Plantronics, and their latest headsets like the Voyager Edge and wireless headphones like the BackBeat Go FIT were quite impressive. Plantronics headsets are also available at other online retailers like Amazon India or Flipkart b ...

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Spice SmartPulse: a smartwatch that’s a dual-SIM phone (Rs 3999)

The Spice Smart Pulse was announced in India today, a smartwatch that can independently function as a dual-SIM phone as well. Launched at an MRP price of Rs 4999 but the smartwatch will be offered on Homeshop18 and Saholic for a MOP price of Rs 3999. The Smart Pulse runs a java-based operating system, has is compatible with Android (4.3 or newer) devices, supports 3G connectivity and comes with a free bluet ...

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Samsung Gear 2 Review

Samsung has been a big player in the smart watch game for the past 18 months, launching the Galaxy Gear last year, running Android and now Tizen thanks to a software update, and this year the Tizen-powered Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, Gear Fit and even the Gear Live (running Android Wear) that was announced last week. In for review though, is the Gear 2. The design language is definitely familiar, building upon last ...

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FitBit Flex Review

Wearables are the current trend in the tech space at the moment. Mainly, its been smart watches or Google Glass that garners all the attention. The first wearables though, have been around much longer, and come in the form of fitness trackers - think Nike+ Sportsband. The fitness category of wearables though hasn't gone anywhere. In fact, the game is just heating up. FitBit is at the forefront with its rang ...

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Bose FreeStyle Earphones Unboxing [VIDEO]

Last week, we checked out the Bose SoundTrue headphones which were a part of a new, more colorful range of headphones announced by the company earlier this year and a redesign of the Bose OE2i. Also announced, were the Bose FreeStyle In-Ear type earphones which are an update on the popular, ol' Bose IE2 earphones. Y'all know I'm a bit of a Bose fanboy because I absolutely love their products. The FreeStyle' ...

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Google ‘Cardboard’ is an extremely affordable VR headset

Google's taken a sudden interest in the virtual reality scene, with something a little strange but clever. At the end of his Google I/O keynote, Sundar Pichai announced that everyone at the conference would get a cardboard package. Apparently it wasnt any ordinary cardboard package, instead it folds out into a do-it-yourself VR headset. Still, it's called Google 'cardboard' for now. Google has released asse ...

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