Tag: CES 2018

Ziro’s robotics kit for kids now works with Alexa

Ziro’s robotics kit for kids now works with Alexa

Ziro is a nifty programmable robotics kit for kids that had a successful Indiegogo campaign last year. And the company behind it, ZeroUI, is still adding new features. By default, Ziro kits come with a smart glove to control your robots. You can use the […]

CES should move to an innovative city

CES should move to an innovative city

CES, the yearly bacchanal of tech and innovation, has outgrown its shell. Las Vegas has been home to the event since the late 1970s and, for better or worse, the city has survived and served the influx of technologists who flock to the event each […]

We go lips on with the PicoStill’s ‘delightful’ gin

We go lips on with the PicoStill’s ‘delightful’ gin

When PicoBrew announced its PicoStill, a $249 distilling add-on to its Pico C brewing system, I was nonplussed. How could you produce good whiskey or gin in a compact system? Well you can. Since then I’ve tried PicoBrew’s beer system and was very impressed — […]

Baidu sets its sights on Japan with a voice-enabled projector in a dome light

Baidu sets its sights on Japan with a voice-enabled projector in a dome light

Baidu’s DuerOS is essentially China’s Alexa. Over the course of the last few years, the company has built a voice assistant and an ecosystem of hardware partners that, for the most part, cater to the Chinese market. At CES this week, the company talked a […]

Razer and Philips Hue team up to make your home lighting react to your games

Razer and Philips Hue team up to make your home lighting react to your games

If you’re a fan of Razer gaming products you’ll probably be familiar with the company’s colorful Chroma lighting system. It brings dynamic rainbow backlights and accents to everything from keyboards and mice, to controllers and headphones – all of which can be synced to your […]

Vuzix is bringing Alexa-enabled AR glasses to CES 2018

Vuzix is bringing Alexa-enabled AR glasses to CES 2018

With CES 2018 getting underway on Monday, you would expect the next couple of days to be filled with product announcements and gadget previews, and so it’s proving. The latest bit of hardware to grab our attention: AR glasses from Vuzix, with Alexa on board. […]