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World’s smallest battery pack jumpstarts your car and your phone

- October 15th, 2014

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You can never have enough battery power for your gadgets but to be able to have a small compact lightweight device, that can also jumpstart your car in the rare case you need to do so and usually at the most inopportune time, is an incredible bonus. That’s what JUMPR by Juno Power is designed to do in a form factor that’s not much bigger than a couple of iPhone 6’s stacked on top of each other.

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Hands-On: Runtastic Orbit fitness activity and sleep tracker

- October 6th, 2014

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I spend a significant amount of time in front of some form of screen and probably not enough time at the gym, doing things that keep me in shape like walking which I strive to do at least three to five times per week. Now depending on whom you talk to, it can take 21 days, 40 days or somewhere in between to form a habit. Whatever that number is for you, having a device able to be with you 24/7 is a probably a good way to start. So I jumped at the opportunity to test-drive the new Runtastic Orbit, a real-time activity, fitness and sleep tracker.

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Drobo launches world’s highest capacity portable storage array

- October 3rd, 2014

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Storage arrays are something you’d probably expect to find in a server room but with technology being so portable these days, it would make sense for someone to come up with a storage solution for people on the go. So Connected Data the creator of the Drobo line of start smart storage solutions has unveiled the new Drobo Mini 8TB Bundle, the industry’s first portable protected storage solution.

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5 Gadgets for your listening pleasure

- September 13th, 2014

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With the school year now in full swing, you can’t be studying 24/7; you need some down time to tune out the world and tune in to your favourite tunes, podcasts or perhaps maybe a lecture. So here are a couple of gadgets suitable for whatever your listening pleasure.

 

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Will the iPhone 6 look like a hotdog? Um… Probably not

- August 27th, 2014

So the rumours about the iPhone 6, expected to be unveiled Sept. 9,  have been swirling around for months. You can check out a roundup of them here.

Of course, some are a little more far-fetched than others, such as this video of a supposedly “leaked” test model of the iPhone 6, which looks exactly like a hotdog.

 Is this the new iPhone 6?

“Is this the new iPhone 6?” (Video screenshot)

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