Pepsi’s New ‘Hydration Platform’ Is Basically A New SodaStream

Pepsi has announced the launch of a new “Hydration Platform” which is essentially a new, connected SodaStream. That’s not going to bother SodaStream given that it’s actually owned by Pepsi now. The drink station will enable users to whip up their own beverages but it won’t be Pepsi that they’ll make. This water dispenser system will let users create their own zero-calorie beverage.


Sony’s Upcoming 98-inch 8K TV Will Cost You $70,000

For those who love staying on the bleeding edge of tech, you might have heard that Sony was working on an 98-inch 8K TV. The good news is that if that TV caught your interest, it seems that Sony has since officially confirmed the pricing of the device where it will cost you an eye-watering $70,000.


Keychron K2 Mechanical Keyboard Launched On Kickstarter

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/keytron/keychron-k2-a-sleek-compact-wireless-mechanical-keEarlier this year, the Keychron mechanical keyboard was launched on Kickstarter. For those who missed it, the Keychron is a mechanical keyboard that uses low-profile switches and keys, meaning that it will feel more like a laptop’s keyboard than a regular keyboard, with the upside being that it makes it more portable.


Apple Pulls 4K LG UltraFine Displays From Online Store

Several years ago, Apple discontinued its Thunderbolt displays. Instead, they turned to LG who started to make monitors specifically designed for Apple’s computers in the form of 4K and 5K UltraFine displays. However, it seems that maybe Apple’s own displays could be close to making a comeback.


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Students Develop A ‘Watch’ That Comes With A Built-In Epinephrine Shot

If you’re someone who suffers from adverse allergic reactions, like to peanuts or bee-stings, for example, then having an EpiPen on your person could be the difference between life and death. Unfortunately, these devices aren’t the easiest to carry around, meaning that you could lose them, or if they’re in a bag, they might be difficult to find.


macOS 10.15 Could Expand Apple Watch Authentication

The Apple Watch can be used to make payments with Apple Pay. How it authenticates the user is that it “registers” the user through the heart rate sensor underneath the watch, and as long as the user has entered their passcode and the watch remains on their wrist, they are considered to be authenticated.


Ad-Supported YouTube Music Now Available Google Home

If you’ve ever wondered if you should sign up and pay for a YouTube Music subscription, the good news is that now you won’t have to if you own a Google Home device. This is because Google has announced that starting today, YouTube Music will be free for users who stream it through a Google Home speaker.


Apple Developing Its Own Tile-Like Tracker Accessory

We’re sure that some of you might be familiar with the Bluetooth accessory Tile. For those who aren’t, Tile is a tiny Bluetooth accessory that can be put onto a keychain or slipped into a bag and used to keep track of your items. It can also be used to alert users when their item moves out of their range.


Microsoft Officially Unveils The 50-inch Surface Hub 2S

While it might be hard to beat Apple at their own game with tablets, Microsoft has since expanded their Surface lineup to cover a variety of products which includes a device called the Surface Hub, which we suppose is like a giant tablet, but aimed at enterprise users who need the larger screen for collaboration.


Microsoft May Launch Its Own AirPods-Like Smart Earbuds

Microsoft showed its willingness to compete in the personal audio market with the Surface Headphones and it appears that the company may not be stopping there. According to a new report, Microsoft is working on its very own smart earbuds, not like the Apple AirPods. The device is reportedly codenamed Morrison.


Some Oculus Touch Controllers Were Shipped With Hidden Messages

Facebook-owned Oculus has confirmed that “tens of thousands” of its Touch controllers were shipped with hidden messages inscribed on internal components. These messages were only supposed to be easter eggs on internal prototypes but they ended up making their way on non-prototype editions that were shipped to customers.


Alexa Now Provides More Detailed News Briefings

One of the simplest things that you can ask Alexa to do for you is to read the news. However, voice assistants like Alexa normally only provide a summary of the news that’s only good when you’re in a hurry. What about the times when you want to just kick back and catch up on all of the news in detail? Alexa will now be able to help you out […]


Logitech Wireless Zone Headphones Announced

If you’re looking for a set of headphones that can do everything and anything, then Logitech might have you covered. The company has recently announced the Logitech Wireless Zone headphones which will come with a host of features that should make it a more convenient and efficient set of headphones to use.


Ikea’s Custom Sonos Speakers Go On Sale In August

Ikea and Sonos have been working on custom speakers for quite some time now and the products have now been fully unveiled. The furniture giant has confirmed that it will begin selling the Symfonisk table lamp and bookshelf pieces, both with Wi-Fi speakers built-in, starting August this year. The products blend Ikea’s penchant for great furniture design with Sonos’ audio prowess.