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EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Chris Shaw, Sensible Objects

EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Chris Shaw, Sensible Objects

In the latest in our series on the EW BrightSparks of 2017, we highlight Chris Shaw, who works as a Lead Engineer at Sensible Objects. Beasts of Balance Chris Shaw is Lead Engineer at the company Beasts of Balance, makers of the Sensible Objects technology game (now on sale in John Lewis and Harrods among others). TheRead more about EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Chris Shaw, Sensible Objects[…]

Your last chance to win an STM32L4 Discovery Kit IoT Node

Your last chance to win an STM32L4 Discovery Kit IoT Node

We actually have three of these IoT kits from STMicroelectronics to give away, in association with Farnell element 14. Enter the competition » The STM32L4 Discovery Kit IoT Node is designed to help people develop their next IoT application quicker. It’s based on Cortex-M4 hardware, with simple software and there’s support to connect intelligent nodes to cloud servers and build services.Read more about Your last chance to win an STM32L4 Discovery Kit IoT Node[…]

Top Tech Conferences: The Ultimate B2B tech events and show guide 2017

Top Tech Conferences: The Ultimate B2B tech events and show guide 2017

For information about adding your event to this list and featured listing opportunities please contact mike.moore@futurenet.com. Love it or loathe it, events and conferences are often where wheelers and dealers in the world of technology meet to decide on the future of the industry. Ironically, technology itself has accelerate the demise of some massive techRead more about Top Tech Conferences: The Ultimate B2B tech events and show guide 2017[…]

Cliff Bleszinski talks VR’s struggles, paying for DLC, and gaming’s Hollywood envy

Cliff Bleszinski talks VR’s struggles, paying for DLC, and gaming’s Hollywood envy

Cliff Bleszinski is one of the most recognisable gaming figures on the planet, having worked on such blockbuster franchises as Gears of War and Unreal Tournament.  Having released his first game when he was just a teenager, Bleszinski has been an enduring presence in the games industry, with a career spanning over twenty years.  AfterRead more about Cliff Bleszinski talks VR’s struggles, paying for DLC, and gaming’s Hollywood envy[…]

Apple HomePod release date, news and features

Apple HomePod release date, news and features

Unveiled at WWDC 2017, the Apple HomePod is Apple’s answer to Amazon Echo and Google Home. It’s a voice assistant-equipped speaker that will help with everyday tasks, control your smart home and play music on command.  After first appearing on phones, voice assistants entered the home in a big way with the Amazon Echo, andRead more about Apple HomePod release date, news and features[…]

Training manual leak tells us more about the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Training manual leak tells us more about the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

It sounds like the Galaxy S8 Active is going to be a seriously powerful and rugged handset, and we just learned some more details about the phone thanks to a Samsung training manual on the device obtained by Android Police. As detailed as the manual is, it doesn’t include much in the way of newRead more about Training manual leak tells us more about the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active[…]