I have never in my life gone shopping on Black Friday, a track record I hope to maintain until my very last holiday season. But for hardier souls, the one-two punch of Black Friday and Cyber Monday brings a bevy of deals that mean big savings for tech fans – at least those with quick "Buy Now" fingers.
What do you get when you mix Amazon Alexa, Spotify, Soundcloud, Google Play Music, a heart rate monitor, GPS, 3G, WiFi and Bluetooth with a neon-colored headset fitted with a huge LCD display running a custom build of Android? You get VINCI: the most ambitious wireless headphones I've ever used.
Not all smartwatches are stylish, and keeping up with the biennial upgrade cycle isn't everyone's thing. What if you could imbue one of those with some modern smartwatch features, instead of springing for an entirely new accessory? That’s the question Chronos hopes to answer.
This has been a year of comfortable predictability for Apple: the new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus were just what most of us expected from the company, and the revised Apple Watch doesn’t pack many surprises either. But that's not a dig at Apple; rather, it's a recognition of the fact that sometimes you only need to tweak a few aspects of a winning formula to stay on top.
Take it from a guy with too many phones: finding the right charging station is well worth the effort. Striking the right mix of style and utility in a docking station can be tough — but the folks behind the cheekily-named udoq might just have found it.