If you love nature but aren’t exactly the “roughing it” type, or are intrigued by culture and history but not at the expense of modern amenities and comforts, then the Mirror Houses might be just the place for your next adventure. Designed by Italian architect Peter…
The Misty I, on the other hand, is but a wee baby robot — though one born into an esteemed family that’s laser-focused on its future. Misty Robotics is the spin-off startup created last year by Sphero founder Ian Bernstein and Tim Enwall, who came from Nest Labs. Their goal: cultivate a community of developers that can build up Misty’s skill set over the next decade.
Don’t laugh if you see a notable survivalist wear a paracord bracelet; he knows something that you clearly don’t. This is especially true if he is wearing the X-Plore Gear Emergency Paracord Bracelet. These are not just fashionable accessories you wrap around your wrist. These are exceptional pieces of survivalist tools that come with a fire scraper on one end and a compass, a flint fire starter, and a whistle on the other. Do take note that the X-Plore’s fire scraper can actually double as a knife so you can find many potential uses of this end of the paracord bracelet.
Whether you’re an artist, creative or just redecorating at home, the Mini Colour Sensor by Nix can help you. Using LEDs and a well-calibrated sensor, it can capture the likeness of virtually any colour. All you have to do is hold the device up to the surface and it does the rest for you. The Nix can match it to RGB, HTML, CMYK, LAB colours and more than 10,000 paints. The companion app also allows you to create palettes and save your favourite colours.
Sony took one of our favorite LCD TVs of 2017 and supersized it. The monstrous 85-inch X900F sticks with its predecessor’s full-array local dimming LED backlight and adds Dolby Vision high dynamic range compatibility.
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“It has a knife, bottle opener, scissors, Phillips head, flathead screwdriver, nail file, LED light, and a RETRACTABLE BALLPOINT PEN! All in a ridiculously compact form factor. I’m reasonably sure I’ll never have a set of keys without one of these on it ever again.” —axj66
The Survivalist: Adventuresome explorers that like to rely on their smartphone’s advanced cameras will love the JOOS Orange. And that’s because it can charge your devices anywhere that there’s sun, thanks to the built-in solar panel. Anything from smartphones, to MP3 players, to tablets can be charged in no time with just the energy from our local star.
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Whether you are on the go, in your office or at home, new technology gadgets can introduce great time-saving advantages into your day, as well as make life easier. Check out some of these great finds, including unlimited external storage devices for iOS devices, laptops and desktops; Bluetooth-enabled speaker, earbuds and keyboard, a versatile 2-in-1 tablet; and charging options for mobile devices.
There are tons of cool gadgets for men out there. Of course, with all of the new technology coming out nowadays — in a seemingly neverending flow of Kickstarters and IndieGoGo campaigns — it can be tough to sort out which gadgets are actually, in fact, cool. We’ve seen some crazy new tech come out recently, and some of these solve a common problem men might have. Of course, some of them are simply just great to look at, but we prefer cool products that actually show innovation and creativity.
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The problem with conventional protein shakers is that the degree to which the different ingredients are mixed or blended into the shake is actually dependent on how vigorous you are in your shaking chores. That’s why there are instances when you still get lumps and uneven mixes even though you’ve already given the shake your best. With the proprietary battery-powered vortex mixer of the PROMiXX, you no longer have to worry about lumps in your protein shake. You get the smoothest blends, thanks to its 12,000 RPM powerful motor so you get all the nutritious goodness of your protein shake every time.
The Photonic Disruptor from Wicked Lasers is intended for “military and law enforcement use only,” but that could mean anything, right? Its beam is designed to be shined right into the eyes of your target, disrupting their vision and causing dizziness without permanent eye damage. Because if there’s one thing secret agents try to avoid, it’s permanent eye damage.
The world’s most powerful games console is entering its new chapter. It may look a little like a Playstation, but the Xbox One X outdoes Sony’s PS4 Pro on almost every level. Under the hood, the One X is running an 8-core 2.3Ghz processor, 12GB DDR5 RAM (shared between GPU and CPU) and 6TFLOPS graphical horsepower (compared to PS4 Pro’s 4.12). Backward compatibility means you can choose from over 300 existing Xbox titles, and the console supports UHD Blu-rays and Dolby Atmos.
The Izon Stem White Wi-Fi Video Monitor Surveillance Cam is one of those cool gadgets for home security. If you’re frequently away from your home, and you want to check in to see what’s going on, the Izon will allow you to do just that right from your smartphone. You can place the camera anywhere near any outlet in your house, and once it’s connected to your home’s wireless internet, you can view what the camera is seeing and hear what’s going on in the room right from your smartphone. If you’re wondering how it compares to the Oco, the Izon has a bit higher quality, and is slimmer.
If you’ve got gear to transport, chances are Sweden’s Thule brand has a better way to carry it. Either on the roof of your car, or through the airport security line. Now they’re introducing a new line of hard-sided luggage, a first for the brand. The Revolve collection features rugged polycarbonate construction, providing lightweight durability plus TSA-approved locks, puncture-resistant zippers, and a rigid internal frame. 2 carry-on and 2 larger luggage cases will be available early 2019.
One of the major changes is the addition of LTE connectivity, which is a great addition. For those that have been hankering for it, the feature has finally arrived, and for those that couldn’t care less, you can pick up a non-LTE version for a cheaper price that still includes upgrades on the Watch 2 like longer battery life and faster speed when flicking through.
The coffee press is straightforward to set up and brew, which is something your pre-caffeinated morning brain will be thankful for. It’ll make enough coffee to fill four mugs and is dishwasher friendly if you don’t feel like washing up.
In the previous century, technology we may find quaint today was invaluable for covert operations. The broadest collection of these gadgets can be found at The International Spy Museum, one of a few spy museums in the world. The Central Intelligence Agency also has a museum in Langley, but it can only be visited with an invitation. There is, however, a virtual tour.
Smacircle, based in Shenzhen, China, claims it’s built the world’s most compact and lightweight foldable eBike. Weighing in at roughly 15 pounds (6.8 kg), the bike can be folded into a small backpack and locked using your phone.
The Halova Travel Backpack is the must-have for college basketball and football stars and fans. With a sturdy case, separate charging locations, and many pockets, there is no way that work is going to get lost. And, what happens when something is damaged after it is bought? Don’t worry! It comes with lifetime warranty and a 100% refund for three months, and it has the support that many backpacks lack.
The Alternative: While it hardly compares to the iPhone in sheer popularity, that doesn’t mean the Pixel isn’t an entirely capable machine. In fact, it actually has a better camera than any other phone on the market. And, with every sale, Google is offering unlimited cloud storage free of charge. If you’re not already onboard the Apple train, you might want to hop on this one.
Sony has come up with that it deems to be the world’s first truly wireless noise cancelling sports headphones, in the form of the WF-SP700N, and the WI-SP600N and WI-SP500 in-ear sports headphones. All three of them will boast of splash-proof designs in order to let the wearer enjoy sound while they are on the move. Targeting the active yet stylish music lover, the WF-SP700N truly wireless and WI-SP600N in-ear headphones will offer wireless noise cancelling in a manner that noise cancelling has not been done before, including in a high intensity cardio class or while walking or jogging. As for the WI-SP500 in-ear headphones, it will allow the wearer to train for longer with up to eight hours of battery life on a full charge, certainly more than enough time for you to complete a marathon and still have juice to spare!
Google researchers know how much people like to trick others into thinking they’re on the moon, or that it’s night instead of day, and other fun shenanigans only possible if you happen to be in a movi
Price: $592.95 So we close out our series of ergonomic office items and accessories with the SomaFit Synchro office chair. The guys over at SomaFit sent us this free demo to try out and also broke down…
Kino-mo’s Hypervsn Wall is getting a lot of attention here in Las Vegas. Made up of multiple propeller-looking modules adorned with programmable LEDs, the Wall creates holographic images up to 3 meters in size.
Best Phones under Rs.15,000Looking for a smartphone in sub-Rs 15,000 range? It’s surely not easy to pick one with loads of offering across the price bracket. We have picked 10 smartphones for you that you can consider. While some in the list boasts of powerful battery, others come with Google’s Android Nougat out-of-the-box. There are also one that selfie lovers can pick. So, go by what you are looking at — all round performance, value for money, top-end OS or more …. Also, the smartphones listed below are in random order and have not been ranked in any particular order. Here’s over to top smartphones under Rs 15,000
The Suunto Core is an amazing hiking timepiece that’s specially built for the very active gentleman of today. It features a variety of technologies that allow highly active individuals to use them in different settings. It comes with a storm alarm which should help keep mountaineers and hikers well abreast of weather conditions. Its rugged construction coupled with an elastomere strap help guarantee comfort regardless of weather extremes. It has compass, barometer, and altimeter functions, too, giving adventurous men all the information they need to make the right decisions especially when they’re up in the mountains or out in the wild.
The Light: Everyone should carry a flashlight. And this one happens to be one of your best options for everyday carry. It charges by mini USB, has an output of up to 130 lumens, and is small enough that it can fit on your keychain without weighing you down unnecessarily.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich used his keynote to show off the Volocopter, an autonomous passenger drone, which he called “essentially a flying car.” Volocopter’s CEO Florian Reuter said the self-flying drone is “extremely simple to fly, quiet and when running on its batteries, emission free.”
One interesting new product called Flip is a digital white board meant to spice up office meetings. It’s a $2,700, 55-inch display with which multiple users can interact at the same time. It’s the kind of thing we could easily imagine working its way into classrooms down the road to compete with things like Smart Boards.