by Stephen Schenck | March 13, 2014 1:25 PM
Back in the long, long ago (well, 2012, but even that's about two phones ago for some of us), we told you about a cool crowdfunding project to make the dream of a wearable, Star-Trek-style communication badge a reality: the CommBadge. Sure, there are more Bluetooth headsets in existence than we know what to do with, but instead of living in your ear, CommBadge clips onto your shirt, just like – well, just like on Star Trek. Back then, we were looking at the start of the IndieGoGo campaign for the project, and while it didn't ultimately hit its goal, it still raised enough to get started ...
by Michael Fisher | November 7, 2012 1:20 PM
You know the drill: another week, another overload of tech news for three geeky guys to talk about. On this exiciting episode of the Pocketnow Weekly, though, things are a little different: in addition to the usual news from the three big mobile platforms, Michael, Anton, and Joe discuss issues of major import for the industry in our broadcast's new preshow segment. Today's "Thought Thread" covers the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and its impact on smartphones and tablets, as well as a little invention called CommBadge that has the potential to bring voice interface back into the ...
by Michael Fisher | November 7, 2012 7:01 AM
We children of the 20th century have seen our fair share of disappointment in the technology world: we're more than a decade past the millennium, but we have yet to witness the hovering skateboards of Back To The Future, the flying cars of The Jetsons, or even widespread use of wireless charging in our mobile devices. Fortunately, not all aspects of our existence are so beset by first-world problems. Today, we carry smartphones with more processing power than desktop computers from just a few years ago. We use tablets whose screens bear a higher resolution than our living-room ...
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