Blackberry gives up on smartphones, goes the software route

BlackBerry LogoBlackberry has announced that after years of struggling to find their footing in the market they once dominated, they will be giving up on making smartphones. Instead, they will be focusing on software, mobile security, and management.

Blackberry’s Sharp Decline

It isn’t a surprise to anyone who has been keeping their eye on the company. Once the biggest player in the mobile game, they were the go to across the world. But with the introduction of the iPhone, and Google’s foray into smartphones with Android, Blackberry sales began to suffer.

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Yahoo Hacked in 2014, user details stolen

  • 23/09/2016 at 09:16 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • News

Security KeyYahoo has released information regarding a hack that occurred in 2014. This attack got the personal details of at least 500 million users. Names, addresses, telephone numbers, birthdays. email addresses, hashed passwords and security questions and answers. Yahoo has been struggling in a few areas, and this hack isn’t something the tech giant needs.

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Did Samsung damaged their brand when they tried to outdo Apple?

  • 21/09/2016 at 08:35 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Technology

Samsung Galaxy Note 7It is no secret that Samsung has always been eager to show up Apple whenever the opportunity arises. Apple’s continued taunts of being copied haven’t helped the rivalry cool down. But while some healthy competition is good for brands, pushing them to up their game, Samsung may have done more harm than good with the Note 7.

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GoPro fights to come back by announcing Hero 5 Black and Karma Drone

 GoPro Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 SessionGoPro has announced two new cameras and a drone. The Hero 5 Black, the flagship. and the Hero 5 Session. GoPro Karma Drone has an interesting design and great features as we will discuss below.

GoPro Hero 5 Black and Session

The Hero 5 Black and Session have a few features in common. You can shot videos in 4K at a maximum 30 frames per second. The devices withstand 10 meters underwater submersion without any add-ons. Voice control is a good addition to both models. There’s a choice of 7 languages currently available. ProTune video mode is included, meaning the Hero 5 Session’s images and videos can be edited and colours corrected.

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Control the DSLR shot with UNLEASHED gadget

  • 17/09/2016 at 03:38 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Technology

UnleashedThere always seems to be some way to get more features onto a digital device than originally thought. UNLEASHED is a device found on Kickstarter that changes how you interact with a DSLR camera. A tiny device that can change how you create using your camera without needing to upgrade.

UNLEASHED is…

So, what is UNLEASHED? A simple idea to give you the ability to control your DSLR camera through your smartphone. Stick it on your camera. Connect to your smartphone via Bluetooth. Use the app to change flash settings, white balance, ISO settings, aperture, shutter speed, exposure compensation and whatever other settings your camera has.

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Sony new PlayStation Family – The PS4 Pro and the PS4 Slim

  • 11/09/2016 at 23:33 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gaming

Sony PlayStation 4 ProSony has announced two new updates to their PS4 systems. The Pro has a powerful upgrade under the case. The Slim is just as its name suggests – Slim.

The Ps4 Pro

The biggest change in the Pro is the ability to play 4K and HDR graphics. Microsoft’s Xbox came out with this feature, and it was wondered why Sony kept it out of the original system. Andrew House, president and group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment, said “Our goal is to deliver high-fidelity graphical experiences. We aim to provide developers with tools to further their visions.”

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Get better underwater shots with Fathom One HD drone

  • 10/09/2016 at 17:19 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gadgets

Fathom One HD DroneEasily accessible, affordable air drones are becoming a common sight on the market these days. But Fathom One is something altogether new and different: a drone that works underwater, delivering high definition images and video beneath the deep.

Fathom One Takes Us Under The Water

This waterproof drone is made to withstand elements common within bodies of water, both lake and sea. While it isn’t the first time it has been done, it is the first to be this simple to use, and cheap.

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