We know that it’s a little strange to have car accessories on Competitive Cyclist, but the Handpresso Auto espresso maker presents a unique case. We’ve always associated coffee, and especially espresso, with cycling, and this is a way to use that association to introduce a little cycling culture into your commute.
A jump starter kit is basically a battery source that allows you to start your car when it dies by simply hooking the clamps on the kit to the car’s battery. But it can also be used as a back up power source.
Float Away Your Worries Are your pool parties slightly boring? Would your friends rather go to the local community pool rather than hang out at yours? Well, not anymore! This giant pink flamingo pool float will soon have everyone raving about your awesome pool and how…
This picture isn’t of one super-long screen, it’s three screens next to each other. The bezels are hidden, though, by Asus’ new antibezel kit. It uses lenses to refract the content on the screen edges at a 130-degree angle — essentially using a sort of stealth technology to hide them.
The smallest car DVR with HD 720P resolution and 120 degrees wide angle. It can clearly record the condition in front of your car. You can paste it on the front glass of your car portably. With mini size, it will be portable and save space. And the DVR can be connected to the car built in GPS directly to display the video.
The makers claim that readings are accurate to within +/- 0.02 per cent of your BAC (Blood Alcohol Content). Does it work? Well, I used it repeatedly during an afternoon session and the device returned steadily increased readings as I got more tired and emotional. A friend who works for Greater Manchester Police let me try it against a standard plod roadside breath tester and both devices returned pretty much the same readings. So I guess the answer is yes.
If you are a of a lava lamp then you will surely love the soundsoul water dancing bluetooth speakers! and did i forget mention they have a built in battery? YES!! which means you can take these bad boys anywhere! its just an awesome electronic.
The retro style pop up hot dog toaster! Who doesn’t love hot dogs? Mmmmm… we’re getting hungry just thinking about it! Well now you can make yourself a delicious hot dog in no time at all (and without any mess) thanks to this extremely stylish and retro themed pop…
So, we’ve talked about gadgets that actually add functionality to your vehicle, but what if your goal is to simply make your car look cooler? One way to do that is to make your car more Apple-esque with this Slide To Unlock door decal.
Dension Wi-Drive allows you to create Wi-Fi hotspot in the car providing simultaneous internet access up to 6 wireless devices in the vehicle. For Internet access just plug in your 3G USB modem or connect your 3G mobile phone via Bluetooth. The device is powered by 12V from cigarette lighter socket.
When we reviewed the Razer Phone, we were impressed by the screen’s deep blacks. Now we know why it can go so dim: the Razer Phone was secretly designed to play Netflix in HDR. The companies announced that the phone will be the first phone to do so, and with Dolby 5.1 surround sound, too — lest you forget that the Razer Phone is a Dolby-certified device with crazy-loud speakers.
The Ultimate DIY Tesla Kit If you’re fascinated by the idea of electricity, or you’ve idealized Tesla for as long as you can remember, you might enjoy the Tesla coil kit. It’s a DIY model that actually works, and it’s more than it appears to be. Whether you’re new to…
Travelling with your new baby in-tow is nerve-wracking enough, and it can be tough to keep an eye on them in their rear-facing car seat, when you’re focused on the road ahead. That’s where this gadget is handy. The 360-degree rotating mirror is easy to install – simply attach it to a head rest – and ta-da! You can see your baby smiling back at you in your rear-view mirror. Where this product differs from others on the market is it comes with a remote control, so when it’s dark, you can turn the mirror’s very own light on and easily see your little one – even better, lights up gradually so if your baby’s in the land of nod, they won’t wake up.
That’s not the only subscription service for gamers, though. Nvidia had its GeForce now service on show, which, similar to the Blade Shadow service, lets you play demanding games on any hardware, all thanks to the magic of the internet.
Your Butter Spreading Troubles Are Over Most people keep their butter refrigerated, which is great for preserving it, but not so great for spreading it. Instead of the butter spreading evenly over toast or bagels, it stays in one spot, stubbornly clinging to the…
The Xiaomi Bluetooth speaker is a portable wireless speaker that allows you to listen to all your favorite tracks wherever you are in audiophile-grade quality. Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker – Built-In Mic, Bluetooth 4.1, 10M Range, 1200mAh Battery, LED Indicator (Black)
Sony’s groundbreaking robot dog is back with some new tricks. Equipped with an artificial intelligence boost for 2018, Aibo can now recognize and respond to multiple family members. And with its wireless cloud connectivity, it can store and process everything that it learns from living with you. Caveat emptor.
Not everyone has pets to lie on their feet and keep them toasty. So Sleep Number made a bed that knows when you’ve got cold feet and turns heat on at the bottom of the bed. In theory, the mattress changes its Sleep Number settings to compensate for changes in position and while it can’t stop someone snoring, if it senses you are, it raises your head to reduce your volume.
The earliest documented use of the term gadget in context of software engineering was in 1985 by the developers of AmigaOS, the operating system of the Amiga computers (intuition.library and also later gadtools.library). It denotes what other technological traditions call GUI widget—a control element in graphical user interface. This naming convention remains in continuing use (as of 2008) since then.
One of the best car gadgets is Smart wheel which is the first intelligent steering wheel cover helping prevent distracting driving. As known, distracting driving is a growing problem for all drivers, especially for teen drivers. So, with this new approach, it will change the way people drive in real time.
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