The X11 windows system ‘Intrinsics' also defines gadgets and their relationship to widgets (buttons, labels etc.). The gadget was a windowless widget which was supposed to improve the performance of the application by reducing the memory load on the X server. A gadget would use the Window id of its parent widget and had no children of its own
One of the benefits of working in a corporate office is they normally have expensive security systems to protect their assets. You might have anti-virus software for your home office, but the protection against hackers usually stops there.
Lego and robots go together like chocolate and peanut butter. In a move that’s bound to thrill kids of all ages, the Danish toymaker is offering a set of motors and programmable bricks that can work with existing Lego kits and turn them into motorized or motion-sensitive toys. Plus, its app can record voice effects to really bring your Lego Batman to life.
High tech gizmos, unusual gadgets and the coolest toys – let’s face it, there is no job that can’t be made easier (or more fun) with a little tech. So why not surprise the gadget geek in your life and take a look at our awesome range of technology gifts for men?
Another one of the cool desk gadgets presented in this article is the Stylus. It is 100% compatible with all capacitive touchscreen devices;Apple, Android and Windows Smartphone’s and 5V Tablet; (Compatible with Apple iPad 1 and 2, iPhone, iPod, Kindle Fire, Kindle Touch, Motorola Xoom Tablet, Galaxy, and Blackberry Playbook Virtuoso Touch).
Make no mistake – this is a premium handset at a premium price. But according to Gareth: “Samsung has managed to find some impressive innovation at a time when there’s very little to be found in smartphones.”
Oh, but don’t stop at foreheads. Stamp FAIL on that memo you just got from that annoying manager. Car broke down on the way to the most important meeting/interview/date of your life? Stamp FAIL on the hood and that satisfactory “ka-ching” sound of the stamp doing its magic will make everything better.
With a raft of innovative new features and enough 4K and HD recording options to make your head spin, this replacement to Panasonic’s video-popular GH4 promises to be one of the most impressive cameras of the year.
Crafted with quality fleece, which can be cleaned safely with water (while not in operation), separate USB connection for each glove, each glove contains two warming pads that operate on safe and reliable 5 volt USB power.
Hailed by Time as one of the best inventions of 2017, the Ember is an app-controlled, 10-ounce ceramic mug that’ll keep your morning coffee the perfect, preferred temperature even if, owing to deadlines, you don’t finish it ’til the evening. The list price is $79.95; get it directly from Ember, or look for one, as they say, at a Starbucks near you.
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!
As many of you know, Kickstarter is an excellent site for individuals to crowdsource project funding. So far, of the $11,000 goal, over $96,000 has been raised to bring to life the Limbal flexible phone mount. As seen in the image above, it works for more than just the iPhone, but it’s an excellent catalyst for getting your phone out of your pocket, and into more functional space.
When you’re out for a run, the perfect playlist can be the difference between going that extra mile or stopping short out of sheer boredom. That’s why it’s crucial to find a comfortable armband to keep your iPhone strapped securely to your body. The SUPCASE Armband Running Mate has an adjustable, breathable armband with reflective coating to keep you visible during night runs. The protective case keeps your iPhone 7/8 Plus safe while allowing access to the home button, making this armband the perfect workout companion.
These other reviews are bogus! For the price of $1150 apple is ripping its customers off because it only costs them around $300 to produce it! The design isn’t that great with a glass back bound to be broken and a huge ugly notch at the top. The specs are subpar for devices price and thats why it deservers this rating. This review should be valued far more than the other ones here because it actually gives an explanation.
For every engine, there is a sweet spot. Basing on your car’s sweet spot, GOFAR will use real-time feedback to give you driving data that can help lower your costs. Moreover, it will alert you on fuel consumption through colors. If the display glows blue, it means that your car is still in the sweet spot (Efficient driving). However, the red color shows that you are wasting energy. It, hence, is really one of the cool accessories for cars you should have.
Acoustic design: Closed | Weight: N/A | Cable length: 4.6 feet | Frequency response: 16-22,000Hz | Drivers: N/A | Driver type: Dynamic | Sensitivity: N/A | Impedance: 28 ohms | Battery life: 25+ hours | Wireless range: 30+ feet | NFC: Yes
The two outer channels have a looser grip for cables that you take in and out frequently. The two inner channels have a tighter grip for cables you rarely remove to stay put. CableDrop Multi uses a semi-permanent (3M) adhesive tape to stay put on flat surfaces.
Sure, you can check the time right there at the bottom of your computer monitor, but that’s so one-dimensional. This LED clock by FiBiSonic also tells you the date, the humidity and the temperature — Celsius or Fahrenheit, your choice. It includes three different alarms in case you’re worried about losing track of time, and you can set them with the voice control mode. The clock has three brightness settings, so you can choose the easiest on your eyes, as well as two face modes. Use the one that gives you the information you most need to know. You can pick and choose what to show. The console is made of durable, attractive wood.
Solid data protection meets convenient size in the LaCie PetiteKey USB Drive. Shaped like a key to fit easily and inconspicuously onto a keyring, the PetiteKey is even more functional than its larger predecessor. Each PetiteKey comes with LaCie Private-Public software with password protection and 256-bit encryption, while its 100-meter waterproof design makes the PetiteKey resistant to the number one killer of external drive data loss — water damage. Best of all, the PetiteKey is available in sizes from 8-32GB, allowing you to fit an enormous amount of data onto the small drive.
Comes with self adhesive pad allow you to stick it to your car deshboard or wall. -This neat digital car clock is ideal for use in many places. -There is a stand at the back allow the clock stand in a…
Here’s another category that’s rife with competition: dash mounts and phone holders. If you’re annoyed by mounts that require phone-specific cases or magnets to your phone in place, this is the device for you. The Airframe+ grips into the air vent slats on your car’s dash, and includes an adjustable grip to fit virtually any smartphone or phablet device. Simple. Easy. It also includes a compact car charger that plugs into any cigarette lighter. Called DualTrip, this thing features two USB ports capable of charging two smartphones or tablets at the same time.
Even though CES is known for TVs, robots, and cars, it’s also known to offer a dazzling assortment of smaller pieces of tech that can only be described as gadgets. This year’s show offered a pretty interesting assortment of breakthrough technologies, so we roamed the show floor and dug through all the press releases to find eight of the coolest gadgets announced during CES 2018. Some of which ship in just a few weeks, while others might never see the light of day if the past is prologue.
The Fisheye lens adds a 180-degree spherical effect that allows for an extra wide field-of-view. The unique take allows for a whole new look at the world around you. The Super-Wide lens adds even more landscape and friends into a field of view with 120 degrees of visibility. That’s almost double the out-of-the-box field of view that comes with the built-in iPhone camera without adding any distortion or reducing image clarity. iPhone owners will find the Super-Wide lens delivers the best results with scene options such as panoramic views or even tight interior shots where it’s more difficult to capture the entire field of view. Olloclip’s patented system easily attaches to the iPhone within seconds (no third-party cases allowed) without any extra setup or app download.
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NEC VE281 is a mobile projector designed to provide high brightness for businesses, schools, and corporate conference rooms where heavy ambient light is present but the space requires a small projector. Lightweight and affordable, the projector includes 3D Ready technology, high-contrast imagery, and a powerful 7W speaker. Designed by Philips with VIDI technology, the NEC projector is a revolutionary new option for those in need of a small and portable projector with increased brightness and top-of-the-line sharpness.
Rear View Mirror with 3.5″ Backup Camera consists of an attachable rear view mirror with a built-in 3.5-inch monitor–no need to have another dash mounted monitor. Features include standby with auto on mode when camera is on, a new weatherproof camera housing, a new swivel camera with wide view angle, and a wireless transmitter.
Designed to install easily in any car, the Pearl Magnetic Phone Mount has two interchangeable bases so you can find the perfect spot. Clip it to your vent or anchor it to your dash and easily access your favorite apps, like maps, music, and podcasts.
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It includes a stylish color-matched Lightning cable for ultimate convenience. Its reinforced, braided nylon design makes it highly durable and resistant to wear and tear. High quality weighted silicone is paired with precision cut aluminum for a sleek and understated finish that will stand the test of time. DOCK’S minimal design makes a stylish addition to any space.
Get rid of cord clutter on your desk and have easy access to your headphones with the Anchor. Mounts in seconds and holds ultra-strong with the same adhesive GoPro uses. Flexible silicone construction protects your headphones and won’t hurt if you ever bump it with you knee.
Essentially a mobile security camera with some smart-home control capabilities, when Kuri ships about a year from now it will roam your home checking on your kids and pets when you’re not home. It looks like a robot, though, so it’s cool just for that.
The modern day road warrior has a slew of mobile devices that he or she carries around at any one time, either out of the necessity of work, or simply because these are nice to have as they supposedly make life a whole lot more convenient. The smartphone is definitely a staple tool of just about everyone, whether they are living across a sprawling metropolis or tucked away in a quiet town somewhere, while the laptop is also another convenient device that helps in one’s productivity greatly. However, keeping them powered up when the battery level begins to dip can be tricking, especially when one is traveling. mophie has long had a track record of rolling out charging devices that will help keep evem the most digitally engaged road warrior’s devices powered up regardless of where they are. This time around, it would be the mophie Powerstation AC that takes center stage, being a high-capacity external battery with AC power and USB-C PD fast charging for laptops, tablets, smartphones and other devices.
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 for 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.