Foxconn, the Taiwanese company best known for manufacturing iPhone and iPads for Apple, has announced that they will be acquiring accessory maker, Belkin for around $866 million USD.
Just like battery cases, battery packs have become something that is more essential to carry alongside your smartphone. When it comes to battery packs, there is a few reputable brands out there but not all of them have one that connects to devices via USB-C or charges via the new connector type.
When it comes to styluses, I’ve been a big fan of them, whether it’s the S-Pen with the Galaxy Note8, the Apple Pencil with the iPad Pro, the Surface Pen with the Surface Pro or even the Pixelbook Pen with Google Pixelbook. But if you don’t own of those devices (partially because they’re a bit pricey), you may be in the market for a device like the Wacom Bamboo Tip.
The world of wireless earbuds are quickly becoming more popular thanks to Apple’s AirPods but on Android side of things, there’s a lot of options out there and it can sometimes be hard to weed out which wireless earbuds are actually good. You have your high-end wireless earbuds like the Bragi Dash Pro and the Bose SoundSport Free and on the cheaper end of the spectrum, you have stuff like the Zolo Liberty+.
Snapchat is now selling their own branded merchandise with the new Snap Store.
DJI has announced the redesigned Osmo Mobile 2 smartphone stabilizer at CES 2018.
As more and more devices (mainly smartphones) start to shift towards having no headphone jack, users will have to rely on either using the included adapter or go wireless. That’s what products like the Bragi Dash Pro comes in, they’re a part of the new segment of wearables (also called hearables) which are truly wireless earbuds.
Asus had a lot of devices to show off at CES 2018 including some new laptops, new Lyra networking devices with Alexa and the latest in their ROG lineup.
After being announced at their October 4th hardware event, Google’s Pixel Buds are now available for purchase in Canada.
It seems like everything nowadays is connected to the internet in one way or another. From lightbulbs to thermostats. Even some new cars have built-in Wi-Fi or even, that’s where the Rogers Smart Drive device comes in. It allows you to get info about your vehicle while also being able to be used as a Wi-Fi hotspot.