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.
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.
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.
As example, when you are listening to your favorite songs with 3-speaker virtual surround sound and there is a call coming, Jabra freeway will read out the name of incoming caller to notice you. What you just do next is using your voice to make and answer the call.
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Cryptex USB flash drive was engineered in the accordance with original sketches of Leonardo Da Vinci. Mechanical combination lock protect your digital data. You need to know 5-digit code to get access to the USB flash drive hidden inside. The only one, who has the password can use it. A great way not only to protect the information, but also to add an element of a game into everyday life.
Some car designer realized that they’d been woefully underutilizing spline surfaces in their CAD software and decided to use a year’s supply in one shot for this AI-powered car. Which, by the way, answers to Yui and knows what you want and what mood you’re in, and then reacts appropriately.
No spoon? No problem! The self-stirring mug has you covered. But if you’re of the type who is always spoon-ready, then at least you can watch your drink turn into a whirlpool as you try to stick your finger in as far as you can without touching the swirling brew. Because who WOULDN’T want to do that!? // Source
No office environment is complete without a coffee maker, and there is no better coffee maker on the market this year than the AeroPress Coffee and Espresso Maker. Fast and convenient, the AeroPress uses water temperature and gentle air pressure brewing to produce a cup of coffee that is rich in flavor. Each press takes only twenty seconds and makes 1-4 cups of coffee, meaning you can fill your mug and refuel without taking too much time out of your day.
Keep Your Airpods Together. They hug your AirPods tight, so you keep them and don’t have them fall off when working out. Lay them on your shoulders between listening sessions. Flat cable was specially designed to be “pocket proof”, it won’t tangle in your pocket.
The ONE Piano Hi-Lite was another education tool that was quite clever. A long strip with sensors on the bottom, the Hi-Lite is placed on top of your existing piano’s keyboard and then connected with an app for iPad or iPhone. It then works Guitar Hero-style to teach you how to learn theory and play songs, with keys lighting up along the strip as notes appear on screen.
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.
A team at the University of California, San Francisco, has developed the first implantable artificial kidney, a coffee-cup-sized box containing silicon filters and live kidney cells grown in a bioreactor that can be connected to the patient’s circulatory system and bladder to clean the blood 24 hours a day.
If a digital sat nav, music detector app, or a voice detecting search engine aren’t enough, you will be pleased to know that there are some fantastic gadget out there that comply with iPhones and are designed to be used with them.