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Parrot Bebop Drone

In the emerging consumer market for drones, one of the most intriguing models comes courtesy of French company Parrot. Their new Bebop drone boasts a 14-megapixel fish-eye lens that captures and streams live HD video, with image stabilization and a wide-angle 180-degree view. Including its removable hull, the … READ MORE

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100 Years of Leica Cameras

When Leica introduced the first compact camera in 1925, the German company revolutionized the world of photography with the 35mm shooter, invented by optical engineer Oskar Barnack. That initial landmark innovation wouldn’t be the last, as Leica’s first compact digital model, the 1.5 MP Digilux, would launch in 1998. … READ MORE

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Nikon 1 S2 Mirrorless Camera

Nikon has just added another model to their compact and powerful Nikon 1 line with the introduction of the 14.2 megapixel S2. This interchangeable-lens camera offers a number of upgrades from its predecessors, including an increased ISO light sensitivity range up to 12,800 (for low-light shooting), without … READ MORE

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Fujifilm Instax Share Smartphone Printer

To the dismay of professional photographers, the rise in use of smartphones to capture all of life’s little moments is seemingly unstoppable. Whether for filtered selfies, concerts, or for snapshots of your meal, the only thing holding back amatuer, handheld photographers was the lack of an easy … READ MORE

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Samsung – NX3000 Digital Camera

Joining the stable of NX interchangeable-lens cameras, Samsung unveiled the NX3000 digital camera. Packing 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor, 3.0-inch flip-up display, 1/4000 shutter speed, and 5fps continuous shooting capabilities, this compact camera is perfect for photography beginners and hobbyists. One of its standout features is the Wink … READ MORE

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Dr. Dre Confirms $3.2 Billion Purchase By Apple, Becoming Hip-Hop’s First Billionaire

In the hours since multiple media outlets reported the possible purchase of Beats Electronic by Apple last night, hip-hop mogul and Beats’ co-founder Dr. Dre was already celebrating the $3.2 billion acquisition in his studio. Filmed by actor Tyrese Gibson in a self-congratulating style much like a … READ MORE

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Apple In Talks to Buy Beats by Dr. Dre For $3.2 Billion

With nearly $159 billion in cash on its balance sheet, Apple will finally spend some of it as the tech giant is close to purchasing Beats Electronics, the maker of Beats by Dr Dre headphones and Beats music streaming service. The deal, rumored to be around $3.2 … READ MORE

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amadana x Star Wars – R2-D2 Virtual Keyboard

Gadget and design savvy readers may already be aware of Japanese electronics company, amadana. The independent company is renowned for their aesthetically pleasing products that differ significantly from mass-marketed gear. Under the new imp. sub-category, they intend to bring some fun into their niche line-up. To kick … READ MORE

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LIX – 3D Printing Pen

In the past few years, 3D printing has evolved to become a household name, and its evolution continues as companies are pushing the boundaries of the concept. Enter LIX, a start-up company that has manufactured this world’s smallest 3D printing pen. Technically, this pen is a 3D … READ MORE

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Beats by Dr Dre Pill 2.0

To say that the Beats by Dr Dre Pill made a splash when it first dropped last May would be an understatement. Within days, it sold out at shops across the globe. Today, Beats is out to harness that same level of attention, but this time with … READ MORE

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Nod Gesture Control Ring

Our technology needs are increasingly shifting from a desktop environment to mobile, and a start-up based out of Mountain View, California, has introduced a new product to navigate this emerging terrain. That company is called Nod Labs, and the innovation takes the form of a wearable ring … READ MORE