Rather than overwhelm you with a flood of features you might not need, Whirlpool has shown some restraint with its smart fridge. Marinating meat? The screen will tell you how long to cook your particular cut and ask if you want to set a timer. Cleaning the fridge? Whirlpool will suspend cooling to save energy and shut off the door alarm.
At CES 2018, Honda will unveil its new 3E (Empower, Experience, Empathy) Robotics Concept, demonstrating Hondas vision of a society where robotics and AI can assist people in a multitude of situations, from disaster recovery and recreation to learning from human interaction to become more helpful and empathetic. (PRNewsfoto/Honda)
Dimensions: 29.5 x 32.7 x 5.5 cm (W x L x H) | GPU: 4.20 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon™ based graphics engine | RAM: 8 GB of GDDR5, 1 GB DDR3 | Communication: USB 3.1, HDMI 2.0a, Ethernet, Optical Audio and PlayStation Camera ports, Dual-band 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.0 | Max Resolution: 3840 × 2160 | Maximum controllers: 4 | Storage: 1TB
^ Jump up to: a b c Michael Quinion: World Wide Words: Gadget (accessed February 2008) Also in: Michael Quinion: Port Out, Starboard Home: The Fascinating Stories We Tell About the Words We Use. ISBN 978-0-14-101223-0
This tornado demonstration model is for the person who wants to spend US$300 on a machine that creates mini tornadoes. Probably the most useless gadget on the list, it sure would be cool to have a tornado on your desk and watch it dance. Although, we don’t recommend using the excuse a tornado destroyed my work to get out of that next report. The great thing about this tech wonder is that your kids will appreciate it.
CableDrop Multi is a self-adhesive, multi-cable clip that keeps charging cables and connectors anchored where you need them. CableDrop Multi keeps up to 4 charging cables anchored and prevents cords from slipping away, behind desks, under nightstands and off of flat surfaces.
A widely circulated story holds that the word gadget was invented when Gaget, Gauthier & Cie, the company behind the repoussé construction of the Statue of Liberty (1886), made a small-scale version of the monument and named it after their firm; however this contradicts the evidence that the word was already used before in nautical circles, and the fact that it did not become popular, at least in the USA, until after World War I. Other sources cite a derivation from the French gâchette which has been applied to various pieces of a firing mechanism, or the French gagée, a small tool or accessory.
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The Brother DCP-L2540DW is a fast, reliable monochrome digital copier designed squarely with the Small Office and Home Office (SOHO) user in mind. Its compact, desk-friendly size is ideal for smaller offices where working space is at a premium, and it prints and copies sharp, professional black and white pages at up to 2400 x 600 dpi resolution.
Don’t forget the WIN stamp. Although sometimes it feels like there are significantly less opportunities to utilize it, it’ll just be that much more epic when you do. A big fat WIN of black ink is a great way to show your child that their fridge art has reached the next level of awesome. Acceptance letters mean that much more with a little extra WIN on them. Maybe use it as a highlighter to spruce up studying for that boring history class.
This Heart Charger a long cable that has 8 little red hearts strung along it. One end of the cable connects to your USB port; the other end of the cable plugs into your phone’s Lightning connector (hence compatibility with iPhone 5 & 6 models only).
The office is the place where you spend most of your day, so why not fill it with the best gadgets out there and create a better atmosphere. Some people find desk gadgets to be unnecessary distraction cluttering their space and preventing them from doing a good job. However, these small things are a great way to reduce stress and increase productivity in a workplace. From the absurd to the incredibly useful, here is a list of 12 office gadgets that you definitely are going to want in your cubicle.
With this cool accessory for cars, you can receive the important call while driving without disturbing your conversation with sweetheart, enjoy tracks from online radio. In hands-free environment, you also can call the beloved one without using your phone by voice calling facility inbuilt into Explorer ride.
Crafted with aluminum alloy and multi-element coated glass to minimize ghosting, reflections, lens flare, and other artifacts. Detachable soft rubber clip is easy to adjust and won’t leave any scratches or marks on your mobile device.
Endless gets its cool cred in part from its intentions. The Endless computers are small, cheap and optimized for areas where internet access is unpredictable. This year’s models have a more sophisticated design than its Mini plastic ball. Though they don’t run a standard operation system, they come piled with applications. Plus, the systems will also work with its Endless Code initiative, a preinstalled package of tutorials and tools for teenage-level prospective coders.
When it comes to new gadgets and gizmos, 2017 was the year of several big changes. First and foremost, it was the year of the voice-activated assistant, with devices like the Amazon Echo and Google Home invading homes everywhere. It was also the year that smartphone designers figured out how to pack a massive screen in a device that’s still easy to hold, as seen in the iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S8. And it was the year that consoles like the Nintendo Switch meant gaming on the go no longer meant making big sacrifices in terms of game quality.
This model is only two-thirds the size of a traditional keyboard, measuring 11.3 × 5.0 × .5 inches, and it emphasizes comfort with its low-profile and matte finish keys that are clicky, but not too clicky. The biggest selling point here, outside of its smart design, is its insane six-month battery life, so you’ll likely never be without a charge. Another great thing about this keyboard is versatility: its Bluetooth connection means you could also pair it with other devices in your life, including other phones and computers that support Bluetooth keyboards.
If you don’t have the cash for satellite radio or networked gadgets that can to plug into your stereo system, this odd little device can help to bridge the gap. Basically, it plugs into your computer at home and downloads content from over 42,000 Internet radio stations, content that can be played back at a later time in the car through an unused FM frequency. All in all you can get about 45 hours of content.
A hit at CES 2014 and a nearly instant bestseller, Mophie Space Pack represents the future of smartphone accessories. Not only does this revolutionary iPhone case charge your phone with additional battery, it adds 32GB of storage so you no longer have to worry about deleting one thing just to make room for another. Keep videos, pictures, and documents on the Mophie, or play videos right from it. Best yet, Mophie is beautifully designed and adds very little additional weight to the phone.
Prospects: Solidly possible — in the 2020s. The company’s product will be attractive to Tier 1s trying to improve their comfort and handling portfolio for autonomous vehicles. But it will take time to integrate the product into the supply chain, and using the cloud technology that sets it apart will require more cars with a data connection.
No it does not the iPhone contains a special type of battery that slows the rate of charging when it No it does not the iPhone contains a special type of battery that slows the rate of charging when it reaches closet to full capacity, once full it uses power from the wall to fetch email and stuff and when disconnected it uses power from the battery More(Read full answer)
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This camera is the newest innovation in secure home monitoring. The Vstarcam delivers them all into a compact wireless IP camera that has a user-friendly installation and remote access to view and record everything that happens in your home or office – all from your smartphone, tablet or PC.
Samsung’s flagship Galaxy Android handsets set the standard for smartphones in 2017. It may have not been the first phone with a nearly borderless screen, but the Galaxy S8’s exquisitely curved display certainly made it the among most attractive phones of the year. Not to mention its eye-popping OLED display, which for a long time was the best you could ask for on a phone. Samsung also made an effort to simplify the phone’s software, cutting a lot of the extraneous features that made its older phones feel clunky.
With the LiveScribe Echo Smartpen, you will never miss another important word in a meeting, conference, or class. Use the smartpen to record everything you hear, say, and write while linking your audio recordings to your notes. To recall anything that was said, simply tap the pen over your handwritten notes and replay the audio from your Livescribe paper, a computer, or a mobile device. Even more conveniently, the LiveScribe Echo Smartpen allows you to send notes and audio via email, Google Docs, Facebook, Microsoft OneNote, MyLiveScribe, your mobile device, and more.
Polaroid looks like they might have some competition on their hands when it comes to extremely small and portable printers that work best with smartphones. Lifeprint has come up with an all-new 3” x 4.5” Wi-Fi and Bluetooth printer which does both photos and videos, where it is capable of creating and printing out Augmented Reality Hyperphotos from your camera roll, Facebook, Instagram and Saved Snaps, among others, in order to make them come to life as though it is magic. This new printer is available exclusively on Apple.com as well as Apple stores worldwide.
Gather up all of your scented candles and oils and throw them in the garbage. Feel better? If not, you may be interested in Moodo’s Wi-Fi-connected, Alexa-supported scent machine that can make your home smell like an ashram spa or beach party.
Car gadget is a wonderful tool for drivers, help them drive faster and easier. However, not many car owners have the knowledge of which gadget they should buy. Here are our recommendations for 10 best car gadgets:
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Garmin could leave Apple in the dust with this one. The Forerunner music watch, with storage for 500 songs, also supports GPS, Garmin Pay and has physical buttons instead of a touchscreen — which may be preferable for those on the move.