Wireless power system charges devices up to 20 feet away

Wireless power system charges devices up to 20 feet away

A plethora of firms are racing to develop a feasible method for delivering power wirelessly, but thus far the best we’ve managed are short-range standards like Qi and PMA. A company called Energous is on hand at CES with a demo of its new wireless power system known amusingly as WattUp. It uses a mix […]

Jide’s Remix ultra-tablet puts Android on a Microsoft Surface clone

Jide’s Remix ultra-tablet puts Android on a Microsoft Surface clone

Are you one of those people who has admired Microsoft’s Surface hardware but bemoaned its operating system? Now you can do something about it. Chinese startup Jide has produced an eerily Surface-like tablet that runs a heavily modified version of Android 4.4, called Remix OS. The “Remix ultra-tablet”, as the team of former Google engineers […]

Next-gen Linux-powered rifle is accurate up to a mile

Next-gen Linux-powered rifle is accurate up to a mile

Two years ago, TrackingPoint made a major stir at CES with its Precision-Guided Firearm, or “Linux gun.” The weapon integrated a smart scope that displayed weather conditions, wind speeds, and other target information, and only fired the gun when the crosshairs were lined up properly on the target. Fast-forward to today, and the company has […]

HEXO+ goes Hollywood with prototype follow-me drones

HEXO+ Prototype ‘Follow-Me’ Drones

In the ever-changing world of high adrenaline photography and videography, action cameras, such as the GoPro, are definitely the quickest growing of all the segments in the photography market. Even though the manufacturers of these amazing devices have provided options we have never seen before, a substantial focus has been on their limitations rather than […]