Leica X Vario with Silver Finish

TechComments ⋅ Feb 25, 2014
Following its debut last summer, the Leica X Vario – essentially a miniaturized take on the Leica M – has returned for Spring 2014 with a brand new silver finish. This aesthetic alternative to the blacked-out original retains the same spe...

Nikon D4S

TechComments ⋅ Feb 25, 2014
For all you professional photographers and early adopters, Nikon has finally released the official list of specifications to its newest flagship DSLR – the D4S. With the “S” standing for speed, this model features a 30% faster EXPEED 4 image processo...

Blackphone Launches at 2014 Mobile World Congress

TechComments ⋅ Feb 25, 2014
At a time where concern for mobile device privacy and security is at its highest point, the Blackphone recently made its timely debut at Mobile World Congress 2014. Created by SGP Technologies, a joint venture between Silent Circle and Geeksphone, th...

Samsung Galaxy S5

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Fresh off the debut of its brand new Gear 2 smartwatches, Samsung presents its latest addition to its Galaxy smartphone range: the Galaxy S5. Featuring a familiar design aesthetic, the 2014 Galaxy release now includes the likes of a fingerprint scann...

Nokia X Android Smartphone

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
On the verge of a probable buyout from Microsoft, Nokia remains competitive in the smartphone arena with the release of the X Android series. Although the Finnish manufacturer has likely promised its operating systems to Windows, the brand’s la...

Sony Xperia Z2 Waterproof Smartphone

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Sony continues to push the envelope in mobile development with the release of the Xperia Z2. A follow-up to the successful Xperia, the Xperia Z2 combines premier sound quality with the rugged, durable performance first seen in the initial release. Th...

popcord Keyring Smartphone Charger

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Recognizing the peril of those “low battery” pop-up messages, two sharp English chaps have invented a travel-friendly power cord to ensure dead phones become a thing of the past. Designed to fit compactly on a keyring, the popcord is comp...

Samsung Debuts New Gear 2 Smartwaches

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Samsung has just unveiled two new successors to its Galaxy Gear smartwatch: the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. Ditching the Galaxy nomenclature, these two new watches look to revamp Samsung’s smartwatch lineup with lighter, more wearable designs. Both...

Google Smartwatch Reportedly In the Works?

TechComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2014
Aside from glasses and even contact lenses, more updates on Google’s more immediate wearable tech release has surfaced. Google’s smartwatch is still in development, but those hoping for the original official release in March might have...

Valve’s ‘Free to Play’ Documents First Million-Dollar Gaming Tournament

TechComments ⋅ Feb 21, 2014
A dark horse in a gaming race dominated by home consoles, Valve Corporation is one of the largest video game developers in the world. Seeking to validate the burgeoning world of professional gaming, Valve has produced a documentary following the live...

Facebook to Acquire WhatsApp for $16 Billion USD

TechComments ⋅ Feb 20, 2014
Facebook will soon be the proud new owner of WhatsApp, but has said that it will allow the popular messaging app to retain its brand and operate independently. The deal includes $12 billion in Facebook shares, $4 billion in cash, and an extra $3 bill...

LG G Pro 2

TechComments ⋅ Feb 14, 2014
LG recently unveiled its new G Pro 2 smartphone. A successor and larger version of the G2 that launched late last year, the 5.9-inch model shares many aesthetic similarities with its predecessor, but now features an improved camera that can capture b...

Nikon COOLPIX AW120

TechComments ⋅ Feb 13, 2014
Coming soon is the latest addition to Nikon’s pocket-friendly COOLPIX camera range: the COOLPIX AW120. Seen here in camouflage, but also due to release in black, blue, and orange colorways, the rugged AW120 is waterproof, shockproof, and freeze...

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

TechComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2014
Canon has unveiled the successor to its high-end compact PowerShot G1 X camera: the PowerShot G1 X Mark II. Building upon the success of the outgoing model, the Mark II boasts a Canon-made 1.5″ CMOS sensor, faster F2.0-3.9 lens, a 31-point AF s...

Sony a6000

TechComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2014
Sony has debuted its new a6000 camera, which is due to replace the outgoing NEX-6. Promising the world’s fastest autofocus, the a6000 mirrorless camera boasts a 24 megapixel CMOS sensor, a Bionz X processor and Sony’ Hybrid AF system. Add...