Author: James

Facial Recognition Tech Could Soon Be a Part of Everyday Life

You may already use facial recognition on your smartphone, but the technology could soon become a bigger part of everyday life. Facial recognition tech, which is a secure biometric method of identification, captures live footage or a digital image of a human face and then compares it to one saved on record to cross-check the person’s identity. This has far-reaching implications in the security world as well as a wide range of different businesses and services. The technology works using a digital ‘faceprint’ comprised of 80 nodal points on the human face as a reliable way of capturing identifying...

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Theme Hospital 2 coming in the form of Two Point Hospital

While not officially the 2nd game the developers behind Bullfrog’s beloved 1997 classic Theme Hospital, Two Point, have announced the development of Two Point Hospital. Like its predecessor, the design of the game is very light-hearted with comedic ailments and cartoon looking characters. Many people of my age have fond memories of new 21-year-old Theme Hospital, curing ailments such as Bloaty-Head Syndrome, Slack Tongue and Corrugated Ankles. An example in Two Point Hospital is Light-Headedness, where your head is replaced by a lightbulb. The released game images all look very similar, just brought up to date. Two Point Hospital...

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Gaming Laptops are Cheap and Portable at CES 2018

Technology has packaged the world within the folds of laptops, tablets and smartphones so much so that gaming is a cherished virtual reality today. With the rising enthusiasm around gaming, though several upgraded devices and consoles are being introduced in the market, laptops remain the most sorted for many. Purchasing a laptop, especially for gaming purposes mostly involves understanding its graphics performance, weight and portability as well as battery life. However, CES 2018 seems to play the role of a game-changer in many aspects. The arrival of the upgraded models ensures much power and vitality to your dream gaming...

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Huawei P Smart – Mid-range Android phone heading to Vodafone

The Huawei P Smart hasn’t received a lot of press attention since its release launch in Germany recently, but this mid-range smartphone is now coming to Vodafone in the UK. The P Smart was originally launched as the Enjoy 7S in China at the end of 2017 but the name has been changed for other markets. Assuming everything else stays the same the Huawei P Smart will feature 6-inch, 18:9 aspect ratio Full HD display HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset CPU Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) GPU Mali-T830 MP2 4GB of RAM 3,000mAh battery Dual 13MP +...

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The best Mesh Wi-Fi Routers for 2018

In the past couple of years, we have seen a growing number of Mesh-based WiFi routers released. While some brands chase after the absolute fastest WiFi speeds via a single router, mesh technology aims to eliminate the biggest problem with WiFi – Range. Traditionally if you live in a large house you would have to resort to repeaters or additional routers. However, if you did not set up the Wi-Fi correctly, you would get issues. Most routers are not intelligent enough to know which router you are accessing when you are on the same SSID. Mesh Wi-Fi routers eliminate...

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