Fin des négociations : Logitech ne rachètera pas Plantronics

Logitech souhaitait s’offrir Plantronics pour 2,2 milliards de dollars. Finalement, le groupe suisse a mis fin aux discussions avec la société américaine. Dans un article publié vendredi 23 novembre 2018, Reuters rapportait en exclusivité que le fabricant d’accessoires pour ordinateur et de casques suisse voulait racheter le spécialiste de l’audio …

Currant WiFi Smart Outlet review: This is a nearly perfect smart plug

In its marketing material, newcomer Currant says, “You’ve never seen a smart outlet like this before,” and the claim isn’t wrong. Smart outlets are rapidly becoming a commodity, but Currant’s new Smart Outlet is shaping up as one of the best. To see why, let’s start with the hardware. Currant’s …

Airthings Wave Plus review: real-time radon detection is this all-purpose air quality monitor’s best feature

Winter is an excellent time to test your home’s radon levels. When you close your windows and doors and rev up your furnace, you create an ideal environment for pulling the naturally occurring gas up from the soil and trapping it indoors. It’s tantamount to inviting a killer into your …

10 highly useful add-ins for Microsoft Office

The tools available in Microsoft Office are highly versatile, but sometimes you want to do something that Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook can’t accommodate. Chances are good, though, that you can find an add-in that will give you that little extra something. Hundreds of add-ins are available, but surprisingly few …

Keep your home tidy with the $100 Dyson V6 Trigger Handheld Vacuum

Walmart’s offering the Dyson V6 Trigger Handheld Vacuum for $99.99 right now, which is $70 off the normal price. It has amassed lots of positive feedback, resulting in a 4.6 out of 5-star rating. Shipping is free. This small, lightweight vacuum packs a powerful punch. The 2-tier Radial Cyclones capture …

Google a déposé un brevet de patins à roulettes motorisés pour la VR – Le Journal du Geek

La réalité virtuelle est déjà immersive, certes. Mais il manque encore un dernier paramètre qui n’est pour l’heure pas retranscrit pour l’être entièrement : le déplacement. En effet, il est pour l’heure impossible de mêler activité physique et jeu VR pour le grand public. Mais les choses pourraient peut-être changer …