headset

Google Glass real-time facial recognition arrives with “NameTag”

Google Glass real-time facial recognition arrives with “NameTag”

Since the first demonstration of the plausible future abilities of Google Glass, instant facial recognition has been one of the most exciting ideas in the pipeline. According the the development group Facial Network, the time for real-time facial recognition through Google Glass is coming a lot sooner than we originally expected. This isn't an app developed by Google, it's a 3rd party developer group - they've gone and done it first!

Continue Reading

Avegant Glyph high-res wearable display with headphones pans for crowdfunding

Avegant Glyph high-res wearable display with headphones pans for crowdfunding

There's a team of creators out there this week aiming for their piece of the wearable market pie with a device called Glyph. The company goes by the name Avegant and the device looks like a hefty pair of headphones with a visor that pulls down like Geordie LaForge from Star Trek. You'll be looking through a couple of eye-holes here with a portal to a whole new world.

Continue Reading

Sennheiser G4ME ONE gaming headset Review

Sennheiser G4ME ONE gaming headset Review

With the release of the G4ME ONE gaming headphones alongside the slightly higher-end G4ME ZERO, Sennheiser reminds the public that they're not just satisfied with bringing music to the aviator-inspired ear-blaster market. Here we're concentrating on the G4ME ONE - with extra noise-blocking and memory-foam in the ZERO, you can just assume that the more expensive set is just that much better. Here in the G4ME ONE we've got an exceedingly comfortable experience with just as fine a quality in sound delivery as we heard in the Sennheiser Momentum (in black).

Continue Reading

Nissan 3E head-mounted display teased in dark video

Nissan 3E head-mounted display teased in dark video

The Tokyo Motor show is sure to bring on its fair share of oddities rather soon, one of the more face-friendly being the Nissan 3E HUD - a heads-up display made for Nissan vehicle driving specifically. What you're going to find with this device is a system in-tune with the vehicle as you drive it, allowing you to see a variety of detail points on the inner workings of the car while your traditional dashboard collection of meters gives you the rest of the layout per usual. Now we've just got to see how this device actually works.

Continue Reading

Google Glass secondhand sales no longer disabled

Google Glass secondhand sales no longer disabled

In the original FAQ for the Google Glass Explorers program, it was made clear that the company did not, under and circumstances, want users to go around selling their headsets to strangers. One of the ways Google chose to prevent the selling of Glass units on the secondhand market was to assure users that their headsets would be deactivated if it was discovered that they'd been sold online. This week the FAQ for the program has been updated to reflect a slight change in rules.

Continue Reading

Jabra Sport Wireless Plus headset aims to detach runners with Bluetooth

Jabra Sport Wireless Plus headset aims to detach runners with Bluetooth

The developers and engineers at Jabra have this week unveiled a new headset aimed at the fitness-oriented going by the name Sport Wireless+. This pair of wrap-around earbuds is a second generation product after the original Jabra Sport, working here with Bluetooth technology to make their music-blasting experience wireless while the full setup has been "tested to the extreme" as they say - rain, shock, and dust included. This pair of sound blasters also holds the distinction of being sold at Verizon Wireless, of all places.

Continue Reading

Plantronics RIG headset offers a wired mixer for gaming and mobile blend

Plantronics RIG headset offers a wired mixer for gaming and mobile blend

Plantronics has unveiled its new RIG line of products, the first of which - the RIG headset - allows gamers to stay connected to their smartphone while playing, offering a wired mixer and the ability to toggle without issue between a video game console and "the real world." The headset is slated for launch sometime later this fall, though a specific date hasn't yet been provided, with the price set at $129 USD/EUR.

Continue Reading

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16