The next transformational leap in gaming and entertainment is already here. Virtual Reality or VR is the idea of creating digital virtual spaces that we can immerse ourselves into, exploring digital worlds just like the way we would explore the real world. Homido has a smart and simple way to experience VR anywhere using something you’ve probably got on you right now: your smartphone. Want to learn more?
Summer is a glorious time to celebrate the beauty of Canada from coast to coast; for many of us that means indulging in the twin traditions of backyard barbecues and baseball. While going to the game is a luxury some of us can swing, it can be a tough drive from Montreal or Vancouver if you want to go see the Jays play. Samsung is coming to the plate with a new line-up of 4K TVs for summer…and they have something a little extra planned for grill fans as well.
When I was a kid I recall doing Jump Rope for Heart; in my hazy memory all I can really recall is that it was jumping rope for some indeterminate amount of time. To be honest, it felt like it was hours.That’s why I was intrigued when our editor-in-chief asked me if I’d be interested in reviewing a smart skipping rope; I was curious to see where Tangram, the manufacturer of the Smart Rope had taken it. Was it any good? Read on to find out.
It used to be if you wanted big picture there was only one way to go: projection. By projecting an image onto a screen, you could get screen sizes unheard of in the TV display space – everything from 80” and up was possible with a projector. As TVs have grown the projector market has matured, offering not just larger images but practical benefits as well, such as richer colour, more light, and better motion. So when should you use a projector, and what should you look for? Read on.
Dads come in all shapes and sizes, and while it’s assumptive to say that every dad loves tech it’s true for the vast majority of ‘em. Finding the right gift for the techie dad in your life can be challenging; matching their personality to emerging technology can be tough! To help make your father’s day a little easier this year I’ve got a whole host of varied father’s day gifts that all have a techie angle. Let’s take a rip through together and see if we can find something that fits.
As photographers and videographers we’re living in an incredible time; the combination of low-cost, high-quality camera equipment with aerial drones and gimbals, it’s now possibly to shoot amazing photos and videos in a way that was previously only accessible to well-funded professionals. Drones are easy to control and easy to shoot with, leaving only one challenging part: how to pick the right drone for you as a photographer or videographer. After reviewing countless models, I have two drones here that offer best-in-class experiences, read on to learn about both of them.
The era of form follows function for dads is over. That’s not a statement I make lightly, but it’s time for us to get out of the thought pattern that just because it’s for dad it’s okay for it to be ugly. This year when you’re looking at getting a dad in your life something special for father’s day, I want you to consider some more stylish options. Yes, they’re going to be functional, but picking something that looks good is going to go that extra mile and help him feel better about using it, too. I’ve got three categories with one bonus item that I think will help make your shopping a bit easier. Read on to learn more.