On the LPX Show: Can a smartphone be a “fair” phone?

Fairphone showed off off its modular smartphone made from ethically-sourced materials at the South By Southwest Interactive conference and festival in Austin this week, where the Fairphone 2 was a finalist for an Innovation award. Fairphone didn’t win the award, but this marks one of the first times the team has shown off the phone […]

Samsung’s next C-Lab showcase features music transcription, VR, and social media tools

Samsung’s Creative Lab is an incubator for projects from current and former employees. The company showed off some of the first projects from C-Lab at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, including the TipTalk wearable that turns your finger into a sort of smartphone headset and a couple of other device prototypes. Now Samsung is […]

Sony unveils Future Lab concepts including next-gen wearables, projectors, and more

Sony recently unveiled a new “Future Lab Program” to show off prototypes of some of the concept devices the company is working on. And some of the first Future Lab concepts are on display at this year’s SXSW conference in Austin, Texas. Engadget spent a little time checking out the prototypes, and seems impressed by […]