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Solar Breeze NX – the Roomba for your pool

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:00:44 +0000

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  If you have a pool then you know that stuff falls into it. It’s up to you (or someone you hire) to fish out the leaves and assorted debris before you can enjoy your watery entertainment. The Solar-Breeze NX is the sun powered robot that will do the work for you. This is like a Roomba for your pool. It runs on the [...] 154 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Glow in the Dark Canopy – make every night a starry night

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:00:00 +0000

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Relaxing under the stars sounds like a magical way to spend the evening. Of course, then you would have to be outside and that’s not always possible. If you want that star look but inside the comfort of your own room, check out the Glow in the Dark Canopy. This whimsical and soft canopy puts a beautiful star lit night above your head [...] 149 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



ZenScreen – a second screen perfect for on the go workers

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:38 +0000

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One of the upsides of working on a laptop is that you can take it anywhere. One of the downsides is that unless you want you want to drag heavy equipment around, you’re pretty much restricted to a single screen. The ZenScreen is a lightweight screen that solves this problem. This screen connects via USB-C or A, although a driver is needed for [...] 153 words | permalink | One comment | digg this



CHAARGO – put your phone ton top of this wallet to charge it up

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:21 +0000

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We’ve all had that moment when we’ve really needed our phone and it’s just all out of juice. Don’t let a dead battery get you down with the CHAARGO, the wallet that hides a wireless phone charger. This stylish wallet is hiding a phone charger that wants to keep your phone alive. It uses Qi 1.2 technology for fast charge times [...] 191 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Dash Wand – like magic, food will appear on your doorstep (in a day or two)

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:00:58 +0000

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Earlier in the week we showed you a concept for a mobile food market. Amazon isn’t waiting for that technology to be ready to take over our lives. Instead, check out the Dash Wand, the scanner that pairs with Amazon Fresh to deliver your food to your door. Use this wand to scan the products you buy and they appear in [...] 185 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Defender 24/7 – attackers say “cheese”

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:00:41 +0000

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For safety, lots of people carry pepper spray but just spraying someone doesn’t help the authorities track them down if they don’t go to the hospital for treatment. Enter the Defender 24/7, the pepper spray that snaps a photo and sends it automatically to the police. This spray works with an app on your phone to document the face of the attacker while [...] 174 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Cold Brew Coffee Maker – get your cold brew fix with this steel beauty

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:00:29 +0000

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Some people swear by cold brew coffee as the best coffee. I’m not one of those people but to each their own. If you are one of those folks, check out the Cold Brew Coffee Maker from Kitchen Aide, the kitchen gadget that’s sure to make your cold brew habit happy. So for those who are uninitiated, cold brew coffee is coffee made [...] 197 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



PROBOX 2 Air Plus: Very Fast Android TV-Box! [Review]

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:00:14 +0000

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The all new PROBOX 2 Air Plus is as fast as it says on the site. //www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftRRxmBZ05U After testing for a couple of days, it runs smoothly and video quality is very nice. The PROBOX 2 Air Plus has GB DDR4 RAM, 32GB eMMC flash memory and up to 1Gbps Ethernet. It can even show up to 4K video with the all-new 10-bit video and HDR. A lot of weird words, I know, but it just means it’s a good...



CRRZ Zhuzhou ART – the train on wheels

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:00:54 +0000

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Quick question, can something still be called a train if it doesn’t run on rails? CRRC Zhuzhou thinks so which is why their next step in transportation is a smart train that has tires and runs right on the street. This new Autonomous Rail Rapid Transit (ART) is 30 meters long and can run up to 70 KMH. It can carry up to [...] 161 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Plastic From Sugar – new process may turn sugar based plastic into a reality

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:00:18 +0000

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Plastic waste may not last as long as we originally thought it would but it still lingers in landfills and water supplies far longer than what is healthy for our little blue planet, well if we want to keep it blue that is. A new plastic made from sugar may help us have a cleaner tomorrow. Most of the items we use and [...] 182 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Moby Mart – this grocery store comes to you

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:00:53 +0000

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I hate going to the grocery store, worst part of adulting to be honest. It would be great if the store at least came to me. I mean, meet me halfway with this! My dream my someday be a reality with Moby Mart, the market that comes to you. The concept is that it will be an autonomous, self-driving grocery store that meets [...] 177 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Wacom Clipboard – upgrade filling out forms

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 09:00:52 +0000

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We live in a digital world but you still have to fill out the vast majority of forms with standard pen and ink on paper. These forms then must be scanned in. The Wacom Clipboard lets you skip that step in the process and scans as you write. This clipboard is a business solution that allows the public to continue to fill out [...] 153 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



LaMetric Time – the smartclock that will take your smartphone off your nightstand

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:00:51 +0000

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  Something you can do to lower your reliance on your smartphone is having a separate alarm clock. That way you aren’t starting your day with the phone. For a personal and fun clock experience, check out LaMetric Time, the smartclock that can replace your morning smartphone check. This is an alarm clock, it shows the time and has a cute little face that [...] 153 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Shapr – the networking app

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:00:43 +0000

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Networking is one of those things you have to do to get further in the world. It’s how you find out about opportunities and make connections that will help you build your empire. Or just land your next gig. Big and small goals alike. Not sure where to start? Check the Shapr app, the tinder for networking. This app matches people up to [...] 174 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Space – tell your app addiction “It’s not you, it’s me”

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:00:14 +0000

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Do you check your smartphone a lot? Sometimes pick it up when there’s not even a notification “just to see?” You’re not alone, lots of people are finding that they are checking their phones an awful lot these days. If you want to break the habit, check out Space, the app gives you a bit of pause. Instead of asking you to just [...] 158 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Aryzon – the affordable AR helmet

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:04:37 +0000

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Augmented Reality is tomorrows entertainment empire. Everyone wants to get into the action but it can be a bit expensive to find a headset that will let you play freely. The Aryzon is the Cardboard for AR and provides a low-cost option for those looking to explore. This is an out of the box AR headset. It allows you to use your [...] 183 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Rosetta Disk – this handheld holds the worlds languages

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:00:35 +0000

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What if you could have the world’s languages in the palm of your hand? You sort of do if you have smartphone because Google Translate is super helpful. I meant in a more literally way though. The Rosetta Disk is a chip that contains information for 1,500 human languages. There’s 13K pages of information etched super tiny in nickel on this disk. [...] 172 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Recording Contact Lenses – Sony wants to be the camera right in your eye

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:00:09 +0000

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Contact lenses that do more than just correct our sight are a innovation that many companies are working on. Smart contacts are a science fiction dream and developers are interested in using them for augmented reality but not Sony. Sony wants to give us contacts that can record video. The company was awarded a patent that would let the wearer control their contacts [...] 164 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



The AllBe1: A Mini Security System With Cool Functions! [REVIEW]

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:00:43 +0000

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I have to admit I was a little skeptical about this product at first, but I’m actually convinced this can be your Security Guardian! //www.youtube.com/watch?v=nu6vXrTqNHg This little portable device connects via Bluetooth and is controlled by the app. Without the app, it’s useless. In the box, there are some accessories for the different functions, but no micro-USB cable, which is a bummer but simple enough to find elsewhere. It only takes an hour [...] 209 words | permalink | No...



Refugee Aid App – get help when you need it

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:00:36 +0000

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When you are in a vulnerable situation the extra stress of locating and accessing aid can be overwhelming. With limited resources for searching as well as simply not knowing where to start, many migrants and refugees find themselves adrift in an overwhelming system. The Refugee Aid App is a free service that helps connect them with services to help. This app [...] 146 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



BoKlok – make your next house IKEA

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:00:05 +0000

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You can buy all your housewares, furniture and fixtures from IKEA, have you thought about buying a house from them? It turns out the famous furniture baron has a line of prefab homes made for people just starting out. The BoKlok is a series of homes you can pick out of a “catalogue” and have built to suit your needs. [...] 170 words | permalink | No comments | digg this