Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Cross-platform solution enables rapid recharging of PlayStation Move Motion Controllers

LOS ANGELES – March 29, 2017 – Inventive gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today announced the release of Charge Block VR for PlayStation®VR, a sleek drop-and-charge solution for PlayStation®Move Motion Controllers. The cross-platform block plugs into any wall outlet, and can connect to an additional Xbox One or PS4 Charge Block. Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR is now available for purchase online at Nyko.com and Amazon.com for an MSRP of $19.99. Continue reading Nyko Charge Block VR for PlayStation VR Now Available

Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Proxy42 and Father.io Augmented Reality Laser Tag for Smartphones Receives a Boost in Capital As It Nears Launch

SAN FRANCISCO – March 9, 2017 – Interactive augmented reality company Proxy42 today announced that it has raised a $2 million strategic investment round from Lenovo Capital and leading Chinese game publisher iDreamSky. The funding will support the development of Proxy42’s augmented reality laser tag experience, which includes the Inceptor, a keychain-size device that attaches to and augments an iOS or Android smartphone via Bluetooth with infrared projection and sensing technology. It is used together with the mobile game Father.io, a massively multiplayer, first-person, augmented-reality action game developed in-house and included with purchase of the Inceptor hardware. The investment will be used to accelerate manufacturing capabilities, software development, and business development as it approaches shipment to Indiegogo backers in 2017. Continue reading Lenovo and iDreamSky Lead $2M Strategic Investment in Proxy42 AR Gaming

Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

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Changhong, Analog Devices, and Consumer Physics Collaborate to Revolutionize Mobile Phones; Eat Healthier, Live Better, and Explore More with SCiO Material Sensing Technology in your Phone

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW – Las Vegas – January 4, 2017 – Changhong H2, the world’s first material sensing smartphone, has today been unveiled at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Sichuan Changhong Electric Co. (Changhong), a leading supplier of consumer electronics in Asia, has collaborated with Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a global leader in designing and manufacturing semiconductor products and solutions and Consumer Physics, Inc. to integrate breakthrough SCiO material sensing technology into mobile phones. Launching in 2017, Changhong H2 and its advanced molecular material sensing and identification technology will, for the first time in human history, allow consumers to scan material and immediately receive actionable insights based on its underlying chemical composition, exploring their physical surroundings as never before. Continue reading Changhong H2, World’s First Molecular Identification and Sensing Smartphone with a Miniaturized, Integrated Material Sensor, Unveiled at CES

Super League Gaming Clinches $5 Million Series C Investment from aXiomatic and Toba Capital, Total Funding to Date of $20 Million

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. Oct. 26, 2016 Super League Gaming, the Santa Monica-based company that gives gamers the opportunity to enjoy the games they love on big screens in movie theaters across the country, today announced that it has received $5 million in funding from Toba Capital and aXiomatic, a premier eSports entity backed by professional sports and media leaders. Super League Gaming previously received investments from a SoftBank-managed fund, Cinemark USA, Inc., and Quadrant Management. Continue reading Super League Gaming Clinches $5 Million Series C Investment from aXiomatic and Toba Capital, Total Funding to Date of $20 Million

Live the Handsfree Life with Stance Compact Tripod for Smartphones

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It’s Never Been Easier to Capture Stunning Time-Lapse Videos, Self-Timer Shots, Broadcast Live Streams, and Video Chat with Loved Ones

SAN FRANCISCO – October 25, 2016 – Set your hands free and drop the selfie stick with Stance, the compact tripod for smartphones. Stance is a highly-portable smartphone companion that solves blurry photos and video, stabilizing and positioning the phone in seconds. Allowing the phone to tilt and rotate freely, Stance gives smartphones the support they need to capture great shots, and for hands-free communication via streaming apps like Periscope and Facebook Live, and video calls. From mobile lifestyle brand Kenu, Stance for iPhone®, and Stance for USB-C devices such as Android and Windows smartphones, are now available.

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Nyko Charge Block for Xbox One and PS4 Now Available

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Versatile mix-and-match controller charging solution creates elegant cross-platform system

LOS ANGELES – September 19, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today announced the release of the Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo for Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4. Charge Block is a versatile solution for quick, easy controller charging –  plug it into any wall outlet, USB port, or even another Charge Block from either platform for simultaneous charging. Daisy-chain up to four Xbox One and PS4 Charge Blocks to create a simple and elegant cross-platform controller charging system. Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo, ranging in MSRP price of $14.99 to $29.99, are now available for purchase on store shelves at GameStop and online at GameStop.com, Nyko.com, and Amazon.com. Charge Block will also be available in Walmart and Target stores in October. White versions of the Charge Block for the Xbox One are planned for release in October.

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Kaliber Gaming by IOGEAR Introduces Three High-Performance Mice

With Accessible Pricing and Customization Options, FOKUS, RETIKAL and SYMMETRE Will Outfit a Range of Gamers from Casual to Tournament-Ready

IRVINE, CA – September 13, 2016 – Kaliber Gaming by IOGEAR, a leader in accessible, high-performance gaming hardware, today announced the addition of three new gaming mice to its hardware lineup: The SYMMETRE Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse, the RETIKAL Pro FPS Gaming Mouse, and the FOKUS Pro Laser Gaming Mouse. Continue reading Kaliber Gaming by IOGEAR Introduces Three High-Performance Mice

Big Ten Network Unveils All-New BTN2Go 24/7 News and Streaming Platform

Top-to-bottom revamp of BTN2Go offers robust and school-specific content for Big Ten fans and alumni

CHICAGO — September 1, 2016 — BTN today announced the launch of an all-new BTN2Go, the number one sports destination for Big Ten fans and alumni, featuring immense user personalization, new school-specific video content, improved social features and integrated tools such as school emojis to enhance the fan experience. With the new and improved BTN2Go, users can now enjoy a hyper-personalized experience where they’ll always be in the know on the latest and greatest with their favorite school. With BTN2Go, fans will now have instant access to original video content direct from both their favorite athletic department and BTN, curated key social content and quick access to the next big game.

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