ChatPerf Scentee addon for iPhones adds another dimension to texting, allowing users to send a scent to go along their messages. It’s use could of course be extended to situations where you receive notifications on your phone, or for reminders. The technology of course, is still growing and the palate of the device is extremely [...]
Nokia’s latest smartphone, the Lumia 925 has come to the fore showing off a sleek body wrapped in anodized aluminum. Peeking through the back of the phone is a very prominent camera lens which happens to be a 6-component f/2.0 lens that works with an 8.7-megapixel camera, together with optical image stabilized CMOS, all of [...]
Fundawear is Durex’s way of bringing together long distance lovers through intimate touch, though they wouldn’t need a Durex for the act. The set includes men and women underwear that both parties where and can initiate the feeling of touch in the connected devices through a smartphone app. Controls for the vibrating underwear remain in [...]
We blame the universe that we have not been keeping tabs on the sometimes quirky, sometimes awesome products that come through Brando. This one right here is an Iron Man Mark VII iPhone 5 case that comes with an impressive finish, LED arc reactor, and a removable camera flap. The case is currently available for [...]
People don’t seem to be very happy about the Wi-Fi prowess of the iPhone 5, and when there are complaints about a device so pervasive, someone’s bound to make a product to answer to the market. Enter Linkase, a not so beautiful looking case for the iPhone, yet one that claims to rid it of [...]
It is a well known fact that even the cleanest phone are quite dirty. Seeing however, is believing. This image shows just how beautiful is the appearance of mobile phones when viewed under the microscope. Students at the University of Surrey took a look at their mobile phones under the microscope, and came up with [...]
It was pretty cool seeing James Bond flip out phones from his shoes, but if someone pulls out that shit in the modern times, well it’s just kind of sad. Undeterred by the incredible ridiculousness of the idea, UK based O2 has “upcycled” unwanted, waste mobile phones by giving them a place in designer shoes. [...]
Blackberry has been going downhill fast, and the brand new Z10 looks like one last, good move. They’ve put in a whole new operating system, modernized the looks to go well with contemporary design, and have set themselves for the wide touchscreen world. All the effort seems to be working and Blackberry has shown record [...]
It’s not everyday that we get to see remarkable hardware or accessories built especially for Android phones. This just happens to be one of those blue moons, and one that will make gamers on Android phones a happier bunch. GameKlip is a PlayStation Dual Shock 3 controller modded to work with Android phones. It does [...]
Astetikal Dynamo concept phone is the work of designer John Stathakis. The front of the phone is mostly its big 5.1-inch screen, so there really isn’t much to say about its appearance other than its simple, minimalistic looks.
We usually like retro, but this is going a bit too far. Had this been a dock, it would probably be cool, but an accessory that makes the user look like a modern walking payphone doesn’t quite spark our imagination. Named Retro 2 Go, the handset holder and clip can fasten to a belt and [...]
Smartphones, tablet computers and USB storage devices are currently the two very popular gadget mediums, yet both of them don’t exactly get along very well. It is nearly impossible to interface USB storage devices like cameras, card readers or even flash drives, with devices like the iPhone or iPad.
New handsets running Windows 7.5 mobile are getting ready for their launch and Microsoft of course has a huge interest in seeing them successful and viable competitors to Android and iOS. To bring focus to the devices being launched, and generate interest, Microsoft set up a giant, three story tall “mobile phone” at NYC’s Herald [...]
Korean manufacturer Pantech‘s upcoming Vega smartphone will be able to understand user commands by means of gesture recognition. Running on Android, the phone will also have a gesture recognition system similar to the one in the Microsoft Kinect.
Trevor Prideaux has become a first person to have a smartphone dock embedded in his prosthetic arm. He had problem balancing the phone on his earlier prosthetic, which led to the redesign of the prosthetic. The design was aided by medical professionals and Nokia, and the British national now has a Nokia C7 neatly docked [...]