Wireless

Is No UI the Best UI?

David Akka | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Tech
David Akka

I recently wrote about my experiences with Google Glass, a device I've had for a few months now. For all the potential applications the device has, I find that the one I use most is Google Now, which isn't a traditional mobile app at all.

These Headphones Look Like Kanye's Jet, But They Sound Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Level Over headphones are available now for £299.99 from Samsung and Amazon. Key Features: - Noise Canceling - Wireless with Bluet...

Smart Towns, Dumb Cities

David Akka | Posted 20.09.2014 | UK Tech
David Akka

There's a revolution occurring in how our urban spaces are managed, but success is less likely to come from grandiose projects and more likely to derive from a series of small improvements... Smart cities are still attainable, but we're learning from experience that the big bang approach isn't always best.

Wireless 2014 Review

Carina Maggar | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Carina Maggar

Cut to this year's Wireless in Finsbury Park, and it probably ranked lower than both my previous experiences. I went on the Friday and when I say it was bad, I mean emphasis on the B, A and D. Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and Iggy Azalea headlined (if you can call it that).

Vancouver and Sochi: 6,000 Miles Apart and Worlds Apart in Technology Terms

Garry Veale | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Tech
Garry Veale

With the Winter Olympic Games done and dusted for 2014 and all the many athletes, organisers and journalists back home, the Avaya team has been looking back on our previous Olympics experience and marvelling at the great distance the world and technology have come in only four years.

Where Did All the Wires Go? The Bluetooth Audio Revolution

Chris Havell | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Tech
Chris Havell

If you think cassette tape-players and boom-boxes are old school, then you may be surprised to know that headphones have been around for much longer than either of them. With over 130 years of heritage, the headphone has come a long way.

Festival Diaries Part Three: "Will the Real Frank Ocean Please Stand Up?!"

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

When we arrived at Wireless we headed to the guest area to have a drink in the sunshine. In this cushty area (which had actual real grass) there was a BBQ, a couple of bars with some of Cirque Du Soir's performers scattered around. It was a pretty nice bubble, but we couldn't stay for long as we had to try and see Frank Ocean and Snoop Dogg at pretty much the same time.

Sarah Dean

REVIEW: Rihanna Flashes Her Diamonds At Wireless

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rihanna managed to keep her whereabouts secret for a whole day before delighting crowds at the Wireless Festival in London last night, with a surprise...

Pictures Of The Day: Monday 15th July 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Explosion in Mobile Gaming Drives Demand for New Accessories

Paul Williamson | Posted 07.07.2013 | UK Tech
Paul Williamson

Over the past 12 months gamers have increasingly been using tablets and other mobile devices to play games. Consumers want to game anywhere and at any time, rather than being tied to consoles at home, meaning mobiles have now become gaming platforms in their own right.

Will.i.am Heading For A Big Stage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Voice' coach Will.i.am is the latest US star to be added to the Wireless line-up for 2013. The 'Scream And Shout' singer will take to the stag...

The Connected Bike That Helps You Ride Smarter

Paul Williamson | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Tech
Paul Williamson

Cambridge Consultants took a high-performance road bike with an electronic gear changer and cut the wires between the controls and the gears, adding a CSR Bluetooth Smart Ready module to connect the gears to buttons on the handle bars. The important thing here is that the wireless connection enables you to bring in the intelligence of your smartphone or media player.

Urban Connectivity - The Next Big Thing?

Kevin Baughan | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Tech
Kevin Baughan

Many people will have heard the Government and tech experts talking about the concept of connected cities. £100million in public spending has been set aside under the Urban Broadband Fund as part of a commitment to making high speed broadband available to everyone in the UK

Are We Snuffing Out the Olympic Flame?

Caroline Argyropulo-Palmer | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Sport
Caroline Argyropulo-Palmer

Maybe it was naive. Naive to believe that things would be different. That we weren't going to be back in exactly the same place four months on.

To Cloud or Not to Cloud? That Is the Question

Nathan Pearce | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Tech
Nathan Pearce

While employees enjoy the free cloud playground, it's important for them to remember that with every corporate file shared, someone could be watching, waiting to intercept.

Revolutionising Wireless Audio

Paul Williamson | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech
Paul Williamson

In the past few years, the demand from consumers to go wireless has increased rapidly, driven in part by the convergence of mobile devices and the increasingly demanding, tech-savvy users who have connected devices at their fingertips in their smartphones and tablets.

Riding the Next Wave of Bluetooth

Paul Williamson | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Tech
Paul Williamson

An asthma patient can, for example, use a Bluetooth Smart peak flow meter which collects data on the patient's condition. This data is then transmitted to a Bluetooth Smart Ready smartphone and then in turn can be shared via the cloud to the patient's doctor, family or carers

Behind the Smoke and Mirrors...

Labrinth | Posted 02.05.2012 | Home
Labrinth

I'm playing KOKO as one of the last dates of my tour... and needless to say my first big solo gig in my hometown is extremely nerve wracking. I need to pull out all the stops and deliver - and make everyone proud!

Five Developments That Siri Needs

Sam Sheppard | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Tech
Sam Sheppard

So, I have been using Siri on my iPhone 4S for three weeks now, and I have to say I am pretty impressed. However, Siri is still in beta, and that means that there is still plenty of new functionality to come. Here is my list of the top five developments I want to see for Siri in the next few months.

Why we Should all be Excited by 4G

Rupert Baines | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK Tech
Rupert Baines

Derek McManus, CTO of O2 UK said that: "watching a YouTube video on a smartphone uses the same capacity on the network as sending 500,000 text messages simultaneously." 4G networks are being designed to accommodate this demand.

Fergie Wows In Futuristic Minidress At The 2011 Wireless Festival

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 02.09.2011 | UK Style

There was more than a little of the futuristic about Fergie's leg-baring, gold-plated minidress at the 2011 Wireless Festival this weekend. The stu...