Author Archives: Julian Horsey

Julian is passionate about design and technology and in his career as a Creative Director worked on projects for BMW, Cadburys, Harrods Land Rover and Bose to name a few. He is a published author and is now heavily involved in web technology and multimedia. You can follow him on Google+.

Durio Sound A 24-bit 192kHz DAC Raspberry Pi Sound Card (video)

Raspberry Pi

Developers and makers that enjoy building projects using the Raspberry Pi single board mini PC, might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi sound card called the Durio Sound.

The Durio Sound has been designed to add a 24-bit 192kHz sound quality with the lowest possible distortion to your Raspberry Pi mini PC. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Durio Sound project and see it in action.

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Apple TV Advanced Smart Remote App Patent Unveiled

Apple TV-1

A new Apple Patent filing has been unearthed this week for a new mobile application that can be used to enhance the control and viewing of the small Apple TV set-top box.

The new Apple patent was discovered over at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and is titled ”Browsing remote content using a native user interface”.

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Wunderlist Enables Dropbox File Attachements

Wunderlist

Handy to-do manager application and service Wunderlist has today announced a new update to their web service, iOS and Android applications, which brings with it the ability to now link Dropbox documents.

The link with the Dropbox cloud storage solution is the company’s first integration for their Wunderlist app, and the newly added feature enables users to see attached Dropbox documents right next to the task.

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Tronsmart T2000 EZCast Pro Wireless Streaming Adapter Launches For $40

 Tronsmart T2000

Building on the technology that was included in the Tronsmart T1000 which was available to purchase for around $25. Tronsmart has this week announced availability of their new Tronsmart T2000 EZCast Pro wireless display adapter which is now priced at $40.

The new Tronsmart T2000 works in the same manner as the previous version and plugs directly into a three HDMI port on your HDTV. However the latest version now supports MHL enabling the device to use power from the same court it uses to display streaming content.

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Bloodborne First 15 Minute Alpha Gameplay Released (video)

Bloodborne-PS4

PlayStation 4 gamers looking forward to the new Bloodborne RPG game currently under development are sure to enjoy this new 15 minute alpha gameplay video providing a look at the first 15 minutes of the Bloodborne Kirkhammer Class.

Bloodborne is an exclusive PlayStation 4 game that is currently being created by renowned Japanese developer FromSoftware and set to be released on February 5th, 2015.

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Plexidrone Compact Snap-Together Portable Camera Drone (video)

Portable Camera Drone

A new portable camera drone has launched a move from the Indiegogo crowd funding website this month called the PlexiDrone, and currently has 45 days left on its campaign during which it hopes to raise $100,000.

The new PlexiDrone camera drone has been Specifically designed to be portable and collapses down to be carried within a backpack. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about this innovative new collapsible snap-together drone.

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New Interstellar Movie Trailer Directed By Christopher Nolan (video)

Interstellar movie

If like me you are looking forward to the release of the new Christopher Nolan directed Interstellar movie, you are sure to enjoy this new brief look at the movie’s storyline. Whetting your anticipation a little further before the movies launch on November 7th 2014.

The Interstellar movie stars Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn, and Michael Caine an is directed by Christopher Nolan also responsible for films such as Memento, Insomnia, Batman Begins, Inception and The Dark Knight Rises.

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Zotac ZBOX MI521Nano XS Haswell Mini PC Announced

Zotac ZBOX

Zotac has this week announced it has upgraded the processors within its Zotac Zbox nano XS series of mini PCs, swapping the AMD processors with more powerful 4th Generation Intel Core i3 Haswell chips.

The new Intel Core i3 4030U dual-core processor will be supported by Intel HD Graphics 4400 and enables the ability for dual display support on the ZBOX MI521 nano XS series using the standard HDMI and mini-DisplayPort outputs.

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Speed Test iPhone 6 vs Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8) (video)

Speed Test iPhone 6

An interesting video has been created providing a speed test iPhone 6 vs Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8) with some interesting results. As the tester quickly moves through a variety of different applications on all the smartphones to see which is the fastest at loading them up.

The iPhone 6 smartphone is only equipped with 1GB of RAM and holds up well in the non-scientific, real world testing the three devices against each other. Check out the video after the jump to see how the new smartphones fair against each other.

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Rhino GoPro Poles And 360 Swivel Action Camera Mount (video)

GoPro Pole

GoPro action camera owners that are looking for a professional way to mount their cameras helmets or simply have a different POV perspective whilst engaging in their extreme sports, might be interested in a new set of GoPro pole accessories and swivel mounts created by Rhino.

The Rhino GoPro pole and mounts provide users with the ability to capture unique camera angles and perspectives of their achievements, check out the video below to see how.

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