Jackson Chung


BlackBerry Key 3 5G Smartphone
Photo credit: Lets Go Digital
Sure, the partnership between BlackBerry and TCL may have ended last year, but OnwardMobility announced that it will now be developing smartphones for the company, with a 5G Android-based handset coming in the first half of 2021. To make this handset, OnwardMobility formed an alliance with FIH Mobile Limited, a subsidiary of Foxconn, and we know that this new smartphone is going to have a physical keyboard.

Sony Xperia 1 III Xperia 5 III Smartphones
Sony has just revealed two new flagship smartphone models: the Xperia 1 III and Xperia 5 III. Both are aimed at mobile creatives, whether they be photographers, audiophiles, cinephiles, gamers or cinematographers. Featuring a Snapdragon 888 SoC, 128GB (1 III) / 8GB (5 III) of RAM, 256GB (1 III) / 128 GB (5 III) of internal storage, and a 6.5-inch CinemaWide 4K HDR OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate on the 1 III.

Eyecam Human Eye Webcam
Photo credit: Marc Teyssier
Researcher Marc Teyssier collaborated with Marion Koelle, Paul Strohmeier, Bruno Fruchard and Jürgen Steimle at the Saarland University Human-Computer Interaction Lab to develop Eyecam, a design prototype that explores the potential future of sensing devices. This is not a standard webcam that only looks like a human eye, but one that actually blinks, looks around and even observes you.

Adidas Ultraboost x DNA LEGO Plates Running Shoes
This may not be the first Adidas and LEGO collaboration, but definitely the most creative. Called Ultraboost DNA x LEGO Plates, these running shoes boast a fully customizable Ultraboost cage that have studs for bricks, allowing you to create your own designs. To be more specific, the pair of shoes feature LEGO brick 3-Stripes to “celebrate of all the builders, dreamers and risk-takers who are changing the game in their own way.”