Drone news at CES so far has been weird. GoPro announced it was done making drones completely after its Karma drone suffered technical issues that hampered sales. DJI introduced some rather awesome looking handheld stabilization systems for cameras and smartphones (called gimbals). And now Yuneec has introduced a trio of new drones that cater to curious pieces of the market.
Intel and AMD, rivals in the CPU game, have teamed up to bring us a new set of processors. Specifically, they merge Intel’s Core i5 and i7 processing power with AMD’s Radeon RX Vega M graphics technology. Like Nvidia’s Max-Q architecture, this new setup will make gaming laptops smaller and thinner. And both the Dell XPS 15 and HP Spectre X360 already use versions of the chip.
When it comes to digitizer tablets, there is one particular name that stands above the rest: Wacom. Wacom has been a mainstay in the world of digitizer tablets and pens, and the company continues to cement its legacy in this area with the latest Cintiq Pro 24-inch pen display. This is a brand new high performance mid-sized display that has been specially built for cutting-edge creative and design applications, taking into consideration how the industry is moving into augmented and virtual reality sectors as well.
Pulse is for parties, for pools and for people who want to stay connected. Glowing LEDs bring your music to life, combining 360-degree sound with a 360-degree lightshow. The built-in rechargeable battery gives you 12 hours’ playtime, Connect+ tech means you can connect with over 100 other Connect+ speakers, and you can even sync your lightshow with other Pulse 3 devices. It also includes a noise- and echo-cancelling speakerphone.
Yes, it is true, this is a vinyl record player; however, it also has a bit of a twist. It is fully kitted and completely configured in order to be connected to modern entertainment setups and computers. It even has a small PC port on the back of it, which allows it to be connected directly to a PC via USB. Moreover, it comes with line-in and aux connection capabilities, making it compatible with any form of home theater or media setup that you might have. While all this s going on, it is also able provide top-notch record playing capabilities and actually excels at doing so.
Hey, guess what? It’s summertime! It’s time to be outdoors! And one of the cool gadgets that are necessary for the outdoorsy type of man is the Divoom Voombox Portable Wireless Speaker. The speaker connects to your devices effortlessly through Bluetooth, and the quality is absolutely astonishing. The Voombox blows many of the other wireless speakers out of the water when it comes to audio quality, especially the Westinghouse Unplug speaker that I’ve been recommending to everyone. The Voombox has a lot of boom for your buck, is water resistant, and is an especially great summer gadget for impromptu jam sessions, beach days, while you’re working on the car in the garage, or deck parties.
Screen sizes available: 55-inch, 65-inch | Tuner: Freeview Play | 4K: Yes | HDR: Yes (HDR10, HLG, Dolby Vision) | Panel technology: OLED | Smart TV: WebOS 3.5 | Curved: No | Dimensions: 1230 x 750 x 217mm (W x H x D) | 3D: No | Inputs: Four HDMIs, three USBs, 2 x RF input, Ethernet port, optical digital audio output, PCMCIA slot, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Having one, or several, of these gadgets will prove a game changer for any man. Whether it’s forgetting about the post-barbeque clean-up drill or starting your day with a geek-worthy coffee, these 2018 gadgets will make your life that bit better.
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They’re cool flying machines for sure, but noticeably absent is a competitor for the DJI Mavic Pro, which is arguably the best drone on the market on the moment for most people who want to get serious about flying. Even the company’s tiny—and rather good—Breeze drone doesn’t seem to get an update. Curious.
When you’re a spy, you often have to go places you’re not allowed to go. And often there’s a lock in your way. Carrying a lockpick kit is key (no pun intended) to bypassing pesky locks, but they’re easy to spot. The minds at Shomer-Tec are all about advancing the locksmith’s art, and its stealthiest product can hide unseen in your wallet until it’s needed.
Did you really think Amazon was going to sit back and watch as Google Assistant and Apple Homepod take over? Alexa is back, bigger and better, housed inside the Amazon Echo Plus. Like the original Echo, it’s hands-free, recognises your voice and connects you to all your applications. The upgrade links you to your home via a smart home hub and understands you better due to increased “wake word performance” and an ever-expanding list of skills.
Lost something metallic in the bushes? Did you drop your ring or necklace in a pond? Or are you prospecting for a rare kind of earth metal? If ever you need to pinpoint the exact location of a metallic object, you’ll be better off with the Garrett 1140900 Pro-Pointer AT Waterproof Pinpointing Metal Detector. The Pro-Pointer has been engineered with the highest sensitivity settings to help you narrow down your metal detection field so you can easily home in on the target. The Pro-Pointer comes with 3 levels of sensitivity so you can fine-tune your metallic-finding exploits and you zero-in.