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.
My favorite new gadget! Definitely the coolest looking blue tooth keyboard I have seen. Not like the boring standard looking ones that you see everywhere and can’t tell apart. I like that its foldable, small and great for travel. I have been playing around with it and it works with my phone, my tablet and even my computer. The keyboard is so much better than using the touch screen. Love that the company plants trees for every item you buy too.
This may be the first step on the road to our mecha future, but Furrion’s giant exoskeleton is designed for peace, not war. It’s a racing exoskeleton that’s 14 feet/4.3m tall, 16 feet/4.9m wide and weighs over 3.5 tons (3.2 metric tons). Yet, it can run at speeds up to 21 mph, jump 10 feet in the air and run for two hours on a charge. All with you controlling it with body movements.
Have you ever come home from work and felt like you have the worst job ever? Well, now you can track your happiness in an fun way. At the end of every day, simply draw the face that most closely resembles how you feel about that day! Once you fill up the sheet, you can look back and see if you really are enjoying your work or if you need to start looking for something else. It is one of those games that will help you review current satisfaction level with a job.
For those who followed my wrap up of the 2014 Xiamen International Design Business Week will connect with the kinda exposure that Red Dot Award: Product Design winners get. So, besides winning a prestigious award, the designers also are privy to massive promos via media, exhibitions and live events. Call it the whole nine yards. The icing of course, is the validation got from the esteemed jury, who are contemporary peers and are always looking for the next big bang!
Designed in Britain to best combine elegance, comfort and convenience. Eton Armour’s new and improved design protects your phone against most drops with smart rubber padding that absorbs impacts and softens falls. Eton Armour was designed to be as space efficient as possible.
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A wall of lights that change color depending on the music streaming out of a nearby device sounds fun, right? That’s exactly what Nanoleaf has been doing for the past few years, and it’s about to get better in 2018. At CES, Nanoleaf announced new square light panels that are touch sensitive. Tap a panel to turn it on or off, change color, or adjust brightness. There’s also a new 12-sided remote that’s up for pre-order right now.
Brush teeth, kill monsters, prevent cavities. Wait, go back one. The Magik smart toothbrush uses computer vision technology, motion tracking and your phone’s front-facing camera to power an augmented reality gaming app. Sounds like fun.
This 1080P HD camera car DVR is equipped with a 1.77 inches screen and 140-degree wide angle camera 1280 * 720). It starts recording views both inside and outside the car when the car engine is on. With Highest 32 GB memory support, it can be used to take picture and display the video recorded.
The best cool electronics of 2017 make great electronic gifts for men, women and kids of any age. You can get a portable Pokemon power bank, DJI drones and the best USB type C accessories. We also have smart robots, and they are all under our electronic gadgets category. Some of the highlights for 2017 are electric skateboards, a neat outdoor multi-tool shovel, and the air fryer home gadget. These represent the latest healthy kitchen tech.
It has a sophisticated 153-point AF system and 9fps bust shooting speed. The D850 is just as home shooting wildlife, landscape, and portraits. He thinks it could perhaps be the most well-rounded camera he’s ever seen.
The first of its kind on the market, LogiTech’s unique desk keyboard can work with a traditional desktop computer, a tablet, and a smartphone. The integrated smartphone/tablet cradle built into the keyboard makes switching between three different Bluetooth devices a breeze. Type on any device with the same familiar typing experience you’re used to — simply flick the dial to switch from typing an email on your desktop to answering a text on your phone. And the keyboard itself is just as versatile. Among its keys you’ll find all the shortcuts for Windows, Mac, or Chrome computers, as well as Android and iOS mobile devices.
If you’re looking for extreme fun for you and your kids, without breaking the bank, you’re going to fly high with this gadget. The Nano Hexacopter is an amazing little flyer – crazy fast and very stable, it is the ultimate Mini Drone out there, and with a ridiculous price tag of $49.99 it’s also the cheapest one around.
If you’re looking for the perfect mobile accessory for your retro ’90s outfit, the Gemini clamshell is for you. Pure throwback on the outside, but all business on the inside with a 10-core processor, 64GB of storage and 4G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.
All vehicles have that standard cigarette lighter power socket. With this you can plug power cables into your car gadgets. It’s a standard 12V on all vehicles so don’t worry about compatibility. If you are charging/powering many electronic appliances from one car socket, buy a good car accessory power splitter. Be careful not to overload the car’s electrical system with too many products plugged in at the same time.
When you’re going on a long journey and your passengers are using their phones/tablets, it can be helpful to be able to charge them en-route. However, with a charging port popped into the 12V DC socket (or 24V if you’re in a larger vehicle), if you have more than one passenger it can lead to arguments over whose gadget is more in need of a boost. The Olixar Triple USB Super Fast Car Charger can eliminate those car-journey squabbles. It comes with three USB ports – including two that are strong enough to charge tablets (2.1amps each) – the other is a 1 amp port for Smartphones. It’s worth noting the 1 amp port is on top (with the two 2.1 amp ports sitting below) as it’s not clear on the actual device.
Many smart robotic toys are designed with education in mind. But My Special Aflac Duck has a very different but nonetheless important job: The interactive toy, developed by research and development workshop Sproutel, was created to provide comfort to children diagnosed with cancer.
The Logitech PowerShell Controller for iPhone is a cool gaming controller that lets you play games on your iPhone just as you would on a PS-portable. Featuring a sleek, minimalist design, the Logitech Controller fits on iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. You can play a whole lot of games without having to rely on the touchscreen. It raises the level of gameplay and the overall gaming experience on iPhones.
One of their most lightweight cases ever with its sleek build, natural grip and form-fitting curves. Delicate without compromising protection. Heat-treating layers of flexible TPU and polycarbonate material creates a singular piece that is twice as protective, with an additional polycarbonate frame for fortified durability. High-grade crystal clear back cover with scratch-resistant coating.
The iPhone is one of the truly great gadgets of our time, so of course it has spawned myriad support gadgets. Some are great in themselves, some quite remarkably, improve the iPhone, and some are just fun and a little silly. All are brilliant, of course.
It’s an exercise bike! It’s a standing desk! It is, per its manufacturer, the world’s first sit-stand-cycle desk bike. And, for what it’s worth, it’s also a Consumer Electronics Show 2018 Innovation Awards honoree. Get the Deskcise Pro from FlexiSpot for $499.99.
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
Apple has done it yet again: by launching a brand new generation of iPhones, this time in the form of the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus that will see off the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Incidentally, the previous generation iPhones have now been given a price drop, so woe to those who could not wait for one more day before the iPhone 8’s release and picked up the previous generation handset. Just what kind of goodies can we expect from the new iPhones?
Think about it — music and entertainment at your fingertips on a big 9.7-inch screen, and if you bought a 3G iPad, you can have navigation too. You can get iPad mounts for your console, windshield and even ones that mount across your empty passenger seat. Sitting in traffic won’t be as big a deal when you can watch Netflix movies right? And hey, you just might be able to rise above the traffic altogether as your body takes to the skies, once again via the windshield, this time because you got distracted watching Weekend At Bernies 2. $49 to $166.60 – RAM Mounts
Listen to the world around you and you will hear music, children, animals, heartbeats, laughter, and more filling every empty space with sound. Each creating a unique sound wave that ripples through the air until it meets an attentive ear. Fuse this waveform with the richness of color and a one-of-a-kind Resonant Decor brilliantly emerges.
The much-loved feature made a welcome return in Windows 10 but freezes and other issues have been reported by a number of users. If you’re experiencing one of these bugs, try the solutions we’ve set out below and hopefully your Start Menu will be up and running like normal again.
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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.