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Meta Quest 3 is set to release in October

During the Meta Connect event, Meta showcased the latest version of its mixed reality headset, Meta Quest. The new version has become slightly more compact and more powerful than its predecessor, Meta Quest 2. Meta Quest 3 runs on the second generation of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon XR2 platform, which is said to provide the headset with […]

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CMF by Nothing releases its first gadgets

Nothing’s subsidiary, CMF, has now released its first series of products, consisting of a smartwatch, a pair of headphones, and a charger. The Buds Pro feature active noise cancellation and provide up to 11 hours of music playback with noise cancellation off. With the charging case, you can get a total of 39 hours of […]

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Microsoft unveils the Surface Hub 3

Microsoft continues to invest in its enormous whiteboard screen, the Surface Hub, and has now revealed a new version, the third in the series, eight years after introducing the original Surface Hub. Perhaps the most significant feature of the Surface Hub 3 is its support for something Microsoft calls “Smart Rotation,” a feature that allows […]

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Amazon launches Echo Hub

Amazon has introduced a hub for the smart home, which appears to be a reasonably priced option for those looking for such a device. The hub is called Echo Hub and supports devices that use some of the more well-known smart home protocols, including Matter and Threads. Through the eight-inch screen, users can control all […]

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Wiz releases new smart lighting

Signify is introducing three new Wiz products today for both indoor and outdoor use. The desk lamp Portrait offers both ring and regular light that can be adjusted to create focused lighting or illuminate your face during video calls. New NFC smart tags enable light control by holding your mobile device over the tag, and […]

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Matter 1.2 is coming this fall

Matter 1.2 is set to launch in the fall with support for additional categories within the smart home ecosystem. The IoT standard Matter is receiving a relatively significant update with the inclusion of categories like door locks, robot vacuum cleaners, washing machines, dryers, dishwashers, fans, and air conditioners. However, support for security cameras is missing […]

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Ring releases a pet tag for pets

Amazon-owned Ring has introduced a new product for pet owners. The gadget is called Pet Tag and is an unexpectedly primitive device; it lacks tracking or wireless features and does not include GPS. Instead, Pet Tag consists of a QR code that is placed on the pet’s collar and is linked to an app. If […]

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VR game Demeo is coming to Apple Vision Pro

Game developer Resolution Games released an update to their game Demeo yesterday, mentioning that the game will be available on Apple’s mixed reality headset, Vision Pro. This makes Demeo one of the first games we know of that will be available on Vision Pro. In the new update to Demeo, Resolution Games has added the […]

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Microsoft patents backpack filled with sensors

Microsoft has been granted a patent for a somewhat peculiar backpack filled with various types of sensors. Microsoft refers to it as an ‘Artificial intelligence assisted wearable,’ and the idea seems to be that the backpack will function as a sort of smart assistant. Built into the backpack are features including GPS, compass, cameras, LED […]

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Lenovo introduces Legion Glasses

In conjunction with the launch of their handheld gaming device, Legion Go, which we’ve covered in more detail here, Lenovo also showcased a pair of screen glasses that can be used with Legion Go or other computers and mobile devices. These screen-equipped glasses are called Legion Glasses and feature two Micro-OLED screens, each with a […]

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Belkin releases Qi2 chargers

Belkin is introducing several new products, including two Qi2 wireless chargers, a Thunderbolt 4 hub, and a wall charger with a built-in battery. The Belkin BoostCharge Pro 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad with Qi2 and the BoostCharge Convertible Qi2 Wireless Pad to Stand will, as the names suggest, feature the latest Qi specification. The Belkin BoostCharge […]

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Time to say goodbye to Magic Leap One

Augmented reality company Magic Leap has informed Magic Leap One buyers that it will cease to function on December 31, 2024. Magic Leap One was the first AR headset from the once-hyped AR company. However, when the headset was released in 2018, it turned out to be not as revolutionary as the company and some […]

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Anker releases chargers with Qi2 support

Anker is now launching its first chargers with support for the new Qi2 standard, which, like Apple’s MagSafe, uses magnets to secure a proper connection to the device. It’s not entirely unlikely that these could become among the first non-MagSafe chargers capable of charging iPhones at 15W, if the iPhone 15 series were to support […]