FiftyThree SDK Released For Pencil Stylus

FiftyThree SDK

FiftyThree is well know for their popular Paper app and their Pencil Stylus, the stylus only works with the Paper app at the moment, although that is about to change with the launch of the FiftyThree SDK.

The company has announced their new FiftyThree SDK today, and it will allow third party developers to make the Pencil stylus work with their applications.

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Flir One iPhone Thermal Camera Accessory Launches This Week

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Back during CES 2014 earlier this year, Flir introduced a slick new case accessory for the iPhone 5 and 5S that turns the iPhone into a thermal camera. That accessory is called the Flir One and we knew it would launch later this year, but not exactly when it would launch. Flir has now announced that the Flir One will go on sale this week.

The Flir One thermal camera will sell for $349, making it significantly cheaper than the next cheapest thermal camera the company offers with a price of around $1000. This new product is helping Flir to target the broader consumer market. The camera case works with the iPhone 5 and 5S smartphones now, but a version of the camera for Android users will land next year.

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Digital Tattoo Unlocks Your Moto X (Video)

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Motorola has launched a new feature that will allow you to unlock your Moto X smartphone, a digital tattoo that can be placed on your arm or anywhere you want.

The video below shows how this new digital tattoo works to unlock your Moto X, and they come with NFC and will allow you to unlock your handset without having to type in a passcode.

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Samsung Galaxy Gear Tizen Update Released In The U.S.

Samsung Galaxy Gear Tizen Update

The Samsung Galaxy Gear Tizen update was released a while back in Europe, and now Samsung has announced that they are rolling out the update to their original smartwatch in the U.S.

When the Samsung Galaxy Gear first launched, the device ran Google’s Android, Samsung launched their Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear Fit devices with Tizen, and then released the update to the original device back in May.

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Xiaomi Mi Band Fitness Tracker Announced

Xiaomi Mi Band

Xiaomi just announced their new Mi4 smartphone, and now the company has announced a new Fitness tracker which is designed to be used with the handset and other devices, the Xiaomi Mi Band.

The Xiaomi Mi Band comes with a range of sensor for tracking your fitness, and the device can also be used as an alarm clock, it can also last up to 30 days on a full charge, and is designed to be waterproof.

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Apple Granted Apple iWatch ‘iTime’ Patent

Apple iWatchApple is expected to launch their new Apple iWatch later this year, as yet we do not have any information on what the device will look like, and there is also no confirmation that it will be called the Apple iWatch.

Now some new patent filings have been revealed for an Apple Smartwatch, the patents were granted to Apple recently, and you can see some of the drawings from the patent filing below.

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HTC Smartwatch Leaked In Official Video

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On the weekend we saw a press render of the new HTC Smartwatch, and now it would appear that the device has appeared on an official HTC video.

The video from HTC, which can be seen below, shows the HTC design team at work, and on the desk of one 0f the designers is a smartwatch that looks exactly like the HTC Smartwatch that we saw in the leaked render.

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Swash Will Freshen Your Clothes In 10 Minutes (Video)

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The Swash is a new system that is designed to freshen and remove wrinkles from your clothes in 10 minutes. The device will freshen one item at a time.

The Swash could be used to remove wrinkles from your jacket or suit, and it comes with something called ‘Swash pods’, that are available in different  fragrances, have a look at the video below.

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Android Wear To Get Custom Watch Faces

Android Wear

Google has announced that custom watch faces will be available on smart watches running Android Wear, this new feature will be added to the Android Wear SDK.

Google intends to release a new API that will allow developers to create custom watch faces for Android Wear devices, and it should be available to developers soon.

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