The limits of battery life means that dealing with cords and cables is still our reality for a few more years. So researchers at MIT reckon we should just start using them to our advantage as smart remotes and controllers, rather than merely a means to transfer boring old power and data. Read more >
Sony is to sell a new breed of memory card that's "designed to help serve premium sound quality to listeners of digital music". Which, to us, sounds like a fib on the scale of those gold-plated HDMI leads. But hey, £105 for 64GBs… Bargain!