If you’re interested in testing out HTC and Valve’s joint effort VR headset, the HTC Vive, you might just have your chance this weekend. HTC is setting up a booth at Comic-Con in San Diego this weekend, which will be open to anyone who wants to demo the experience, not just Comic-Con attendees.
The booth will be open July 9th – 12th from 10 AM to 8 PM, marking the first stop of several as HTC tours the device in other spots around the country. Read more
Earlier this week, OnePlus made its modified version of Google’s Cardboard virtual reality headset available to order free-of-charge apart from the $5 delivery fee. With OnePlus gearing up to announce its next handset(s) via a virtual reality event on July 27th, a Cardboard headset be useful to view any potential easter eggs. Sadly, if you’ve been waiting for the right time to order your OnePlus Cardboard unit, you’re set to be disappointed.
Take a moment away from the Independence Day fun this weekend to take a look at Spigen’s massive amount of products. The accessories maker is hosting a sitewide sale that starts today and runs through Sunday. This means that you will be saving on cases, covers, bags, screen protectors, and more.
Only clearance items are excluded from the sale that requires promo code FREEDOM25.
If you live in Canada and you’ve been on the fence about purchasing a Galaxy S6 smartphone, Samsung has just announced another incentive to tip you over the edge; a free six-month subscription to Google’s Play Music service.
Since last year, Google X research labs has been working on a smart contact lens that would analyze the wearer’s tears and measure glucose levels. This would allow diabetics to keep track of their glucose levels without having to prick their fingers to draw blood for analysis. Read more
SanDisk has released its new Micro SD card with a whopping capacity of 200GB of storage. The SanDisk Ultra 200GB Micro SD card is available for purchase on Amazon and is priced at $240. This would allow you to significantly expand your storage capacity on your Android device (with a built-in Micro SD card slot), and according to SanDisk allows you to shoot up to 20 hours of full HD video before running out of space.
Do you find wireless charging very slow? Well that is all about to change very soon. The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) announced today that a new Qi wireless power standard is coming. It is similar to Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology meaning it should be very fast.
The Moto Hint, Motorola’s subtle wireless earbud, is discounted directly from its manufacturer. Motorola has lowered the price of the Moto Hint to $99, down $50 from its original price.
Fitbit has teamed up with Amazon to launch its entire range of fitness-tracking devices in India. Starting today, all of Fitbit’s products are available to pre-order from the online retailer and are expected to leave the warehouse on Friday, July 3.
The UK carrier, EE, announced a customer rewards scheme with a difference back in April by giving its members a chance to sign up to receive a free external battery pack called the Power Bar with a 2,600mAh capacity. But after receiving more than a million requests in just four days, EE had to temporarily halt accepting new applicants. If you’ve had to wait to claim your free Power Bar, you are in luck because EE has just started accepting new sign ups again.