Raised in the tropics of Malaysia, Nicole arrived in the United States in search of love, happiness and ubiquitous broadband. That last one is still a dream, but two out of three isn't bad. Her love for words and technology reached a fever pitch in San Francisco, where she learned you could make a living writing about gadgets, video games and the internet. Truly, a dream come true. Other interests include baseball, coffee, cooking and chasing after her precocious little cat.
Lenovo’s Mirage Solo makes the case for standalone Daydream headsets
No phone or PC required.
Makeblock's Codey Rocky wants to be your kid's cute coding robot friend
The face even detaches to become a game controller.
JBL Link View is a Google-powered smart display with audio clout
Think of it as a Google Home, but with a display (and better audio quality).
Google Assistant wants to be everywhere you are in 2018
Beyond smart speakers and smartphones.
Oculus taps Xiaomi to make its first standalone VR headset
It's also making a second headset just for China.
Tile’s item-finding technology is being built into Bose earbuds
It'll also be used in Samsonite luggage, digital inhalers and more.
Mira fertility monitor helps you track your ovulation with AI
It's pretty pricey, though.
RightEye's EyeQ system uses eye-tracking to uncover brain injury
It can also diagnose everything from Parkinson's to autism.
XYZPrinting's latest 3D printing pen costs just $45
The company is also releasing an updated line of 3D printers.