What If IBM’s ‘Watson’ Would End Up In Your Hearables

IBM Watson Hearables
Remember the movie 'Her' by Spike Jonze? When Joaquin Phoenix fell in love with his Operating System called 'Samantha'? (Voiced by Scarlett Johansson). Well, it might have taken about 3 years for the predictions in 'Her' to become a reality. A reality where IBM's IoT platform and supercomputer called...

Look Cool in “God Mode” With Woax Wearable

We always crave tech accessories that can add an element of cool to our style, and Woax, a wearable that is neither earphone nor headset, promises to be the stylish device that keeps on giving! Developed with embedded artificial intelligence, Woax boasts integrated pioneering technology that successfully creates an...

Will.i.am’s BUTTONS, The Latest Wearable Tech Meets Fashion Solution?

There is a new hearable that could surpass Apple's Airpods. Launched by William Adams, also known by his stage name Will.i.am,  BUTTONS is the latest product from his wearable technology company  i.am+. Daringly described at the "anti-airpods" by a national newspaper, BUTTONS have been designed to...

EDITOR’S MOOD: Got That Friday Tech Feelin’?

This Friday, we craved some hearable tech styled with the latest Apple Watch, so we turned to the fashionable Dash developed by Bragi. For those who are yet to be introduced, Bragi is a hearable tech company that has come up with the world’s first smart wireless hearable that...

Meet Sony’s Xperia Ear, Hearables As a Personal Assistant

It was around the 9th of February that Twitter leak superstar Evan Blass, a 'mobile editorialist' at VentureBeat leaked the news that Sony was planning to announce a tiny, smart Bluetooth earbud at the Mobile World Congress(MWC) in Barcelona. The event, which is unfolding today 22nd of...

Apple Launch Event: What to Expect and When to Expect it!

Apple Inc. has sent out invites last week for their yearly iPhone centered event. It's safe to conclude that Apple will announce their new iPhone 7 and 7s smartphones along with the Apple Watch 2. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 7th at 10:00 am...

When The Internet Of Things Becomes The Internet Of Voice (Part 1)

Internet Of Voice
Forget the Internet of Things (IoT) - it’s a bubble. The majority of products currently claiming to be IoT devices are just the same, vertical Machine to Machine (M2M) products we’ve always had, but taking the opportunity to benefit from a rebrand. Most of the...

Video: Apple’s New AirPods Ad Will Get You Moving

Last year, in September 2016, Apple announced that they would release their latest consumer hearable tech innovation known as AirPods. When they did not meet their deadline, it quickly became clear that they were having undisclosed problems delaying the initial release. In the end they released...

Smartphone Has Nowhere Else To Go, The Next Step in Simplicity is The Internet of Voice

Internet Of Voice
Voice recognition in the cloud, along with the Artificial Intelligence (AI) to interpret and respond intelligently (which is a very different task to traditional Voice to text) is highly disruptive. The last major disruption we saw in the mobile market, was Apple’s introduction of the...

Peripherii, Harnessing The Power Of Whispering Notifications Into Your Ear

When it comes to hearables, the earbuds vs earrings debate has just got exciting, thanks to Peripherii. The brainchild of NY-based fashion tech startup Peripherii Inc, it did not take us long to want to learn more about these wire-free, hands-free statement earrings that can...