Now Amazon’s Echo takes charge of your thermostat, too - SlashGear

Amazon's Echo has added what could be one of its most useful abilities to-date: voice control over your home thermostat. The update, which as with all Echo feature-adds will be pushed out invisibly th...

Google is killing Picasa to focus on Google Photos - SlashGear

Remember Picasa? Google finally has too, but it's decided to call time on the photo software. Picasa is getting the axe, the company has confirmed today, in favor of the newer Google Photos service th...

The newest Star Wars TV show fills the gap between Empire and Jedi - SlashGear

I don't think there has been another point in history where there has been so much new Star Wars content coming out to enjoy. The Force Awakens opened up back in December, they've already scheduled se...

Dr Dre TV show detailed as Apple original called Vital Signs - SlashGear

Musician Dr Dre has been tipped to be creating a semi-autobiographical TV show with Apple by the name of Vital Signs. At this time it is not clear where the first season of this show will debut, but i...

How sly dog Microsoft is using Fetch! to feed us AI - SlashGear

Are weird apps like Microsoft's Fetch! the definition of Nero fiddling while the PC market burns, or is the Windows-maker cracked the code on consumer artificial intelligence? Fetch!, the latest gimmi...

How to avoid the new Netflix viruses and malware - SlashGear

Netflix scams are on the rise, so say the security crews at Tripwire and Symantec. How do you avoid such malware? How does your grandmother avoid downloading a virus? The answers are relatively simple...

Microsoft wants more Xbox games to come with free PC copies - SlashGear

Earlier this week, it was announced that the Xbox One exclusive title Quantum Break would be getting a PC release. This was a pretty big deal, especially since the game is due out in April, and the PC...

What you really need to know about AT&T 5G - SlashGear

Movie downloads in seconds, lag-free streaming in 4K resolution, and an altogether snappier experience on your iPhone or Android: 5G certainly promises a lot. Like Verizon, which announced late last y...

Nextbit Robin: A Modest Proposal and our 3 first impressions - SlashGear

Day 1 with the Nextbit Robin, a smartphone that puts unused apps and media in the cloud to keep the burden of storage off its user. I'm already impressed. Instead of attempting to create another unit ...

We’ve given up on comet-hopping Philae - SlashGear

It was one of the most ambitious space exploration missions ever: send a probe more than 300 million miles across the solar system to land on a moving comet. That Rosetta, and the Philae lander the sp...

GTA: Liberty City Stories finally comes to Android - SlashGear

Have you ever been sitting in the middle of gridlock traffic, and wishing that you could just rev your engine and plow through some cars to get to where you're going? Well, now you can do that, withou...

Sending your iPhone back in time will unsurprisingly brick it - SlashGear

While some iPhone owners are already dealing with bricked devices from the dreaded "error 53" issue, another issue has been discovered that if users aren't careful, could leave their phone unusable af...

Kanye West reveals video game about his mom going to heaven - SlashGear

It was almost a year ago exactly when hip-hop mega-star Kanye West made a passing comment during a radio interview about making his own video game. It's something that most of us probably never expect...

Facebook Messenger might get SMS back, multiple accounts soon - SlashGear

Of the myriad instant messaging services out there, Facebook Messenger is perhaps the most common and, therefore, most taken for granted. It doesn't usually make it to the headlines, except for the fe...

Fetch! iPhone app can name dog breeds from pictures - SlashGear

If you or someone you know is really into dogs and you are always wondering what breed the cute animals you see at the park or on the web are, the Fetch! App from Microsoft will answer that question f...

Runkeeper app bought by shoe-maker ASICS - SlashGear

One of the growing trends in the world of mobile app acquisitions is for sportswear companies to grab up apps that provide some sort of fitness tracking and social sharing features. This trend can be ...

Popular NES “shooter” Duck Hunt gets an unofficial VR remix - SlashGear

Back in the days of the NES (Famicom in other parts of the world), there were already shooting games. But not quite like the FPS titles of today. With the limitations of technology back then, most of ...

Apple “Error 53” class action suit moves forward - SlashGear

If you are, an iPhone user with a device that supports touch ID you may have heard about the "Error 53" issues earlier this month. If you want the full low down on Error 53, check out our story detail...

Watch Dogs sequel confirmed for release by April 2017 - SlashGear

Watch Dogs, the much-hyped open world game that put players in the role of a hacker, is getting a sequel, it turns out. While the first game, released in May 2014, was received by fans and critics wit...

2016 Youth Olympic Games viewable in VR glory - SlashGear

We have all heard of the Olympics before and know that the games come around every few years. What you might not know is that there are also Youth Olympic Games and for 2016, those games are being hel...

AT&T gets its 5G gear ready for testing this year - SlashGear

Our data networks will soon be even more crowded and congested. There was already a surge in data usage the past few years, thanks primarily to smartphones and tablets. In the upcoming years, not only...

Star Kart mixes Mario Kart with Star Wars - SlashGear

If you love Star Wars and Mario Kart, you will like this mash up of the two. The mash up is a fan made video that was created by Dark Pixel. The short YouTube movie reportedly took a year to make and ...

Shoes harvest energy from walking to charge gadgets - SlashGear

It can be very tough to keep your gadgets charged up and ready to work or play all day if you aren't near an outlet. There are several solar chargers and portable battery packs out there but those are...

Internet Archive now has, and runs, Windows 3.1 programs - SlashGear

The Internet Archive, perhaps more known for its archive.org address, has an interesting history. What started as a website to hold old copies of web pages for posterity's sake, the archives has becom...

Mercedes Sprinter Worker van aims at working folks - SlashGear

Mercedes has announced a new model of its Sprinter van that is aimed directly at the working folks out there who want a Mercedes van for business use, but want that van on a budget. The new van is cal...

No new Assassin’s Creed in 2016, Destiny 2 coming 2017 - SlashGear

Game franchises can sometimes live on and on for years. Some even for decades. But being old and venerable doesn't always mean you always get it right. Sometimes, you can lose your way and need to fin...

Possible Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 sighted, might debut at MWC 2016 - SlashGear

Unlike with the first Galaxy Tab S, Samsung hasn't been marketing the Galaxy Tab S2 as much, which is strange considering the line is supposedly its flagship Android tablet family. Perhaps its due to ...

2017 BMW M760i xDrive brings M sportiness to luxury 7 series - SlashGear

BMW has just revealed a new sedan that marries two of the car maker's most esteemed lines. While it dons the appearance and materials of a member of the luxurious sixth generation BMW 7 family, the ne...

iPhone Life Insider Lifetime Subscription, Save 83% - Geeky Gadgets

Today’s Geeky Gadgets Deal is the iPhone Life Insider lifetime subscription with 83% off the regular retail price. The iPhone Life Insider lifetime subscription normally costs $599 and you ...

Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem Announced - Geeky Gadgets

As well as a new wearable processor and some mobile processors, Qualcomm also announced a new mobile modem, the Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem. The new Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem will o...

Samsung And LG To Phase Out 3D TV - Geeky Gadgets

3D TV never really took off and now it looks like both Samsung and LG plan to phase out 3D TV over the next few years. According to a recent report by What HiFi, both Samsung and LG plan to stop ...

Asics Will Buy Mobile App Runkeeper - Geeky Gadgets

Sports brand Asics has announced that it is buying popular mobile running app, Runkeeper, the news was announced By Runkeeper’s CEO, Jason Jacobs The news was posted on Medium, although the...

AT&T To Test 5G This Year - Geeky Gadgets

Verizon announced last year that it would start 5G tests in 2016 and now AT&T has also confirmed that they will be testing out 5G this year. AT&T recently told re/code that they will star...

$99 CowTech Ciclop Open Source 3D Scanner Hits Kickstarter (video) - Geeky Gadgets

Makers and developers that have considered purchasing a 3D scanner to aid with their 3D printing projects or similar, might be interested in a new [project for a $99 open source 3D scanner that h...

Xiaomi Mi5 Camera Sample Released By Hugo Barra - Geeky Gadgets

Xiaomi has been teasing their new Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone which will be unveiled at Mobile World Congress this month and now the Company’s Hugo Barra has released a photo that was taken on th...

Watch Dogs 2 Game Launching Before March 31st 2017 Confirms Ubisoft - Geeky Gadgets

During its latest financial report this month Ubisoft has revealed that a new Watch Dogs 2 is still under development and will be launching on to consoles before March 31st 2017. Giving the compa...

Quartz iOS News App Offers A Conversational Way Of Reading News On The Go - Geeky Gadgets

There are plenty of news applications available for smartphones that all seem very similar in design and provide the same style of updates. Quartz is hoping to break this trend and has a refreshi...

Kinkoo 10000mAh Car Jump Starter Power Bank, Save 24% - Geeky Gadgets

The Kinkoo 10000mAh Car Jump Starter Power Bank is the ideal accessory for your car and it will help you easily jump start your car battery, it also comes with two USB ports to charge your USB de...

Quantum Break Xbox One Bundle Now Available To Pre-Order For $349 (video) - Geeky Gadgets

As well as releasing a new trailer for the upcoming Quantum Break game and live action series earlier today, Microsoft has also unveiled a new Xbox One Quantum Break Special Edition bundle that i...

Awesome Unique Inversus Indie Shooter Launching On PlayStation 4 (video) - Geeky Gadgets

Ryan Juckett Programmer, Designer, Artist and Creator at Hypersect has taken to the PS Blog this week to announce the launch of the new unique Inversus shooter game that will be launching on Sony...

Samsung Galaxy S7 Price Could Be €700 - Geeky Gadgets

It looks like we may have some details on the price of the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones. According to a recent report, the Samsung Galaxy S7 will retail for €700 and the...

Volvo V90 Wagon Images Leak - Geeky Gadgets

Some images of the coming Volvo V90 wagon have leaked online ahead of the official unveiling of the car at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The images are supposed to be official pics and show a c...

Intel Atom x5-E8000 Processor Launches - Geeky Gadgets

Intel has this week announced a new addition to their range of Intel Atom X5 processors with the launch of the new Intel Atom x5-E8000 which has been created specifically for embedded application...

Raspberry Pi Zero Soap Bar 3D Printed Case - Geeky Gadgets

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that have already been able to get their hands on one of the new Raspberry Pi Zero mini pC systems that were launched last year for $5, might be interested in a new strea...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Appears In Benchmarks - Geeky Gadgets

Samsung are expected to announce the Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge at MWC later this month and now it looks like we may also see some more tablets, details have been revealed on a new Samsung Gala...

AWS Engineer Certification Bundle, Save 87% - Geeky Gadgets

We have a great deal on the AWS Engineer Certification Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store, you can now save 87% off the normal price.] The AWS Engineer Certification Bundle normally costs $2...

Need For Speed PC Version Launches March 17th, Early Access Via Origin March 10th (video) - Geeky Gadgets

EA has today announced a release date for the highly anticipated PC version of Need for Speed, which will now be launching next month on March 17th. Also if you are a subscription member to Origi...

Tesla Sold 25,202 Tesla Model S Cars In The US Last Year - Geeky Gadgets

Tesla recently revealed their fourth quarter earnings for 2016 and the company also revealed some information about how many cars it sold. In the US in 2015 the company sold a total of 25,202 uni...

CARV Ski Boot Smart Monitor Created To improve Your Skiing (video) - Geeky Gadgets

Skiers looking to improve their form and skiing technique might be interested in a new piece of hardware in the form of a ski smart monitor that has been inspired by Olympic technology called Car...

New Quantum Break Trailer Unveiled With PC Launch Confirmation (video) - Geeky Gadgets

As expected Microsoft has today released a new trailer for the upcoming new IP they have created in the form of the Quantum Break game, that will be launching together with a live-action series t...




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