On the education side, Blipblox was one of the more interesting items on the floor. A synth designed for three to eight-year-old kids, the Blipblox has arrow paths on top connecting all the buttons to show the synth’s signal chain. The idea is to get children interested in synthesis basics early on. But, there’s no iconography on the Blipblox itself to hint at what the buttons do, so it’s hard to say how much kids will really learn as opposed to just mashing buttons. The company told me that if kids want to learn more, they can read the manual that comes with it, but that seems to defeat the product’s purpose.
High-tech wearables are nothing new for the business world, but in 2014, Intel introduced an interesting new set of earbuds that can help you stay both mentally and physically healthy throughout your day, including while at work. These body-monitoring earbuds sync to both iOS and Android phones, and track everything from calorie and distance traveled, to your heartbeat in real time. When that inevitable slump occurs just after lunch, the earbuds will automatically play you a song especially chosen to pump you up, while a calming song will be offered after that frustrating meeting with your boss.
This is the device that monitors a car’s activity and provides a detailed report of places, routes, and speeds traveled. It uses a 16-channel GPS receiver to track the movements of the car to which it is attached (internally or externally, using the device’s built-in magnet for covert purposes), storing locations on its built-in flash memory that holds up to 100 hours of driving activity.
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The world of tech is always evolving, and each new year comes with all sorts of innovations and breakthroughs from some of the coolest and most prestigious companies in the world. This year is no different, and more information is starting to come out about some of the coolest gadgets releasing in 2018. All of this cool new technology is set to be released to consumers sometime this year, and the general excitement is already making waves online.
Another one of these cool iPhone gadgets is DOCK+. DOCK+ sits elegantly on your desk, nightstand, or any flat surface, providing a sleek and stable base for charging your iPhone or iPad. A striking slice of aircraft grade aluminum and weighted silicone base support your device, allowing you to comfortably use it as it recharges.
Have you ever spilled your drink somewhere around the vicinity of a computer and thought to yourself, Well, now… that could’ve been bad? Never again! With this handy-dandy clip-on cup holder, you simply won’t find yourself spilling a drink somewhere around the vicinity of your computer and thinking to yourself, Well, now… that could have been bad!
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Some people like to take notes by hand, but then if you want to share said notes with someone, you have to type them out, making twice the work for yourself. The Smarson SmartPen solves that problem, automatically capturing your notes in digital files as you jot on a piece of paper. Cool, right?
A surprisingly addictive, high-quality toy designed to help you focus and relieve stress and anxiety. You can play with the Fidget Cube at any time, be it at work, in class, on the move or at home. Fidget Cube has six sides.
Made of cold cast resin, this stunning pair of Acropolis bookends is part of the Historical Wonders Collection. Measuring 7 3/4 inches tall, 4 1/8 inches deep, and 4 1/2 inches wide, they show excellent detailing, and add class and style to any bookshelf or table. This pair also makes a great present for the holidays or for housewarming gifts.
All around protection for your device with a Slim Design; Advanced Shock Absorption Technology: Air Cushioned 4 corners. Access to all the controls and features; Perfect cutouts for speakers, camera and other ports.
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Wiring kit for cigarette lighters to install in any 12V-24V motorcycle, Boat, Riding mower, tractor or car. USB Output: 4.2A(2.1A 2.1A). Multifunctional product with blue indicator light, perfect for …
I might put this on my Christmas list this year. This is one cool car gadget. You add the four caps to your tires and the main one attaches to your cigarette lighter telling you what your PSI is! If you never remember to put air in your tires, now you will!
I know what you’re thinking: A router?! I have no clue if it’s any good, but this geometric orb, available in gold or silver, certainly doesn’t look like a piece of networking technology. It also offers real-time network security for every device connected to it.
Eton Armour holds up to 10 cards with space for cash and small keys. A front pocket allows quick access to two cards. The larger pocket holds up to 8 cards. The smart leather strap holds all cards firmly at every angle. Magnetic flap ensures the wallet section remains closed securely.
L’Oréal’s UV Sense is a tiny sensor capable of detecting ultraviolet exposure that’s small enough to wear comfortably on your fingernail. The sensor itself is battery-free and includes an NFC antenna, a temperature sensor, and a UV sensor.
Apple’s latest smartwatch finally lets you leave your phone at home. Since it supports LTE, you can receive calls and texts on your wrist even when your phone is out of range. The third-generation Apple Watch also brings a faster processor and a new barometric altimeter for measuring activities like the numbers of stairs you climb. The Apple Watch isn’t meant to replace your phone, and just about anything you would usually use your phone is better on a larger screen. But the freedom to leave your phone at home when you step out to walk the dog or go on a run may be just enough to persuade smartwatch skeptics that the Apple Watch is worth considering, especially for athletic types.
Learning braille helps blind people develop literacy skills including spelling and punctuation that correlate with higher rates of employment. However, there’s been a huge decline in the proportion of school-age children who are able to read it as text-to-speech software has taken over and the costs of producing braille have remained unaffordable for many.
PIXO is a tablet mount that lets you attach your tablet to your computer and use it as a second display. It has been specifically designed to be compatible with many different brands of tablets and computers and fits tablet sizes from 7.9” to to 12.9”.
Nautiz X9 is an Android-powered PDA (personal digital assistant) that is more or less capable taking just about any kind of punishment that you throw in its direction, shrugging off knocks, drops, and even submersion without missing a beat. This enterprise handheld was specially built to function in areas of fieldwork that occur in the most challenging outdoor or industrial environments, while offering a performance that would not seem out of place for a high-powered mobile computer. This is definitely an improvement over its predecessor, the Nautiz X8.
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The Mini Car DVR Dash Camera is the ultimate personal security camera for your car. It attaches easily and automatically records both audio and video of everything that happens on your car journey. Great for recording road trips or accidents.
Either way I’d not trust my licence to something like this but it has its uses for morning-after testing when it can be hard to distinguish between a hangover and still being part sloshed. And when driving abroad, don’t forget that some European countries, like the Czech Republic, won’t tolerate any alcohol in your system – let alone the UK’s generous 80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood.
In what is probably not the best idea, you can now store your phone next to your aquatic friends. This desk organizer is sure to be a conversation starter and change the outlook of the office, and you will never get lonely with your trusty goldfish by your side… sort of. It also has a LED lamp and a real, working faucet.