With the speed of innovation in the tech industry, we can’t know every piece of technology that will fill our everyday lives in five years, but we can predict what won’t last.
Accessories & Peripherals
One step closer to a 6.2-inch streaming PC controller.
Connected cars, high-resolution TVs, wearables and more.
Enough is enough.
Arm yourself with the knowledge to avoid tech duds the next time a salesperson pushes a receipt-padding purchase — you’ll know when to walk away.
The next wave of watch apps should be more useful and easier to find.
New apps make the $35 TV dongle even better, but not without a few headaches.
Know how you can tell if someone has a good idea for a product? If that someone asks for $6,500 worth of funding on Kickstarter and raises well over $100,000 instead.
GigaOM’s Janko Roettgers reports that Google’s $35 Chromecast TV stick has added support for 10 new streaming media services: Plex, aVia, RealPlayer, BeyondPod, PostTV, Songza, RedbullTV, Revision3, VEVO and Viki.
Device claims to let you use Sony’s DualShock 4 controller with Microsoft’s Xbox One.
One of the biggest problems you’ve ever faced in your entire life is about to become a thing of the past.
The recipe that won Microsoft its once-dominant stance in the market is not the recipe that will again make the company relevant.