Gadgets Timeline

Pebble Smartwatch Starts Shipping, Many Orders And iOS App Delayed

Pebble Smartwatch

The Kickstarter fueled Pebble smartwatch has finally begun to ship but not without a set of possible delays and a bit of shipping confusion. The watch will arrive late to some customers because of issues with “documentation at the airport,” and the team notes that other delays could be caused by address confirmation e-mail issues…. Read more »

Apple iPads And Free Engraving Promoted For Valentine’s Day

Apple Valentines Day Offer

Apple is offering free shipping, free engraving, and discounted iPad accessories as part of the company’s push to reel in the Valentine’s Day shopping crowd. On Tuesday, Apple launched a special Valentine’s Day promotion on its website. The promotion focuses on iPad and iPad mini gift ideas alongside a wide assortment of accessory categories for… Read more »

Microsoft’s Surface Windows 8 Pro Going On Sale February 9

Microsoft Surface 8 Pro Tablet

The Microsoft Surface Windows 8 Pro tablet will go on sale February 9. The new tablet adds a full version of the Windows 8 platform to Microsoft’s struggling tablet line. The new tablet will go on sale in both the United States and Canada. While the Surface RT was focused squarely on the tablet market,… Read more »

Google Project Glass Invites Sent, Developers To Go Hands-On

Google Glasses Events for Developers

The Google Project Glass initiative is heating up as the company on Wednesday sent out invitations to a pair of developer events. Emails were sent out to developers who already purchased the $1,500 developer edition pairs of the head-mounted display. The e-mail invites those developers to attend both Google Glass Foundry events. During the meetings… Read more »

Microsoft Surface Pro Almost Done Production, Will Debut Soon

Microsoft Surface Pro

The Microsoft Surface Pro with full Windows 8 support is rolling off the production line and will soon be made available for sale. Panos Panay, the general manager of Microsoft’s Surface hardware, tweeted on Wednesday that the tablet will be “arriving in the coming weeks.” Microsoft is hoping that the Surface Pro will offer a… Read more »

GoPro HERO3 Improves Upon Previous Models [CES 2013]

GoPro Hero 3

The GoPro HERO3 made its debut at CES 2013, and the company quickly impressed with a much improved upon design. The new rugged cam setup includes a design that is 30% smaller, 25% lighter, and 2x more powerful than previous offerings from the company. The mountable gear is also waterproof up to 180 feet; can… Read more »

Ableplanet Shows Off New Prototype Headsets, Speakers [Live At CES 2013]

Able Planet Foldable and Rechargeable Active Noise Cancelling Headphones

CES 2013 is in full swing, and the team at Ableplanet is busily showing off their newest in audio, active noise cancellation, and bluetooth speaker technologies. If you’re unfamiliar with Ableplanet, they are an audio technology company that focuses on the mid-to-high range markets (with some lower range items thrown in for good measure). I… Read more »

Top 10 Tech Trends At CES 2013: Based On Meeting Requests

TOSY Robotics

Can you believe that CES 2013 is just around the corner? From January 8 through January 11, 2013, thousands upon thousands of tech industry workers, reporters, and heads of industry will emerge upon Las Vegas, and they will bring with them brand new technologies they hope will impress the masses Over the last several years,… Read more »

How Will Google Glasses Be Used? Google Has No Idea

Google Glasses Have No Cemented Use Yet

Google’s Project Glass raised a ton of eyebrows in 2012, and, while its technology is impressive, the search giant still isn’t sure exactly how or why buyers would use the experimental product. If you are unfamiliar with Google Glasses, they are basically regular wearable glasses that place images and data directly in a user’s line… Read more »

Apple TV Being Tested In Secret, Will Eventually Debut

Apple TV Rumors

When it comes to the Apple TV, the tech giant is taking its time and trying different concepts in a secret location. According to a source at manufacturer Foxconn, Apple is currently testing HDTV models that range in size from 46 inches to 55 inches. While testing might be underway, FocusTaiwan claims that a 2013… Read more »

Apple iPad, iPad Mini LTE Tablets Cleared For Sale In China

ipad

Apple, Inc. has received permission to sell Apple iPad and iPad Mini LTE tablets in China. Chinese authorities approved the company’s request on Tuesday, allowing the tech firm to begin fourth-generation sales for its 3G + LTE capable devices. The license approval was first reported by China’s Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center. The approval includes sales… Read more »