Gear And Gadgets Archive

This page lists articles added here to the Wizards of Technology on May 2014.

Google Glass on Sale Now in U.S for $1,500

Google Glass on Sale Now in U.S for $1,500

May 31, 2014

Google Glass has left its closed beta testing phase, in which it was made available to only a select number of hand-picked early adopters, and has entered what is effectively an open beta phase, with the device now freely available ... Full Story

Parrot Launching Bebop Civilian Drone with Oculus Support

Parrot Launching Bebop Civilian Drone with Oculus Support

May 21, 2014

Parrot is taking the whole concept of drones in some interesting directions with their MiniDrone, a tiny drone with gigantic (for its body) wheels that can take up sideways up walls and even allow it to hang from ceilings. While ... Full Story

New Intel, Google Chromebooks to Boast Impressive Battery Life

New Intel, Google Chromebooks to Boast Impressive Battery Life

May 7, 2014

Intel and Google are collaborating on some new Chromebooks that promise to push the battery life of the devices to the next level, allowing for more than 11 hours of continuous running without the need for a recharge. The new ... Full Story

Gi Bike a Tantalizing Glimpse at the Future of Electric Bikes

Gi Bike a Tantalizing Glimpse at the Future of Electric Bikes

May 7, 2014

Aesthetically, it may not be quite what we would envision of future bike technology: glossy, cutting edge, and stylish. In fact it looks downright pedestrian, and not very futuristic at all. But then, it’s not actually futuristic; or at ... Full Story

LG Takes First Step into Wearable Technology with Lifeband Touch

LG Takes First Step into Wearable Technology with Lifeband Touch

May 6, 2014

The wearable fitness tracker LG first showed off at this year's CES now has a release date, and it's sooner than expected. The Lifeband Touch, as well as LG's separate Heart Rate Earphones, will both be released ... Full Story