Camping is a great way to get some fresh air and to take a break from the bustle of everyday life. Indulging in the beauty and scenery of nature has traditionally meant going without modern conveniences. Not anymore. A group of clever individuals came together and…
The Tough: Let’s say your travels take you over the river and through the woods, but you still need some way to safely transport your files. Well, this 1 terabyte external hard drive features a tough exterior that is waterproof, dust proof, and shockproof on a military-grade level. It can even encrypt your files if you are moving sensitive materials.
The phone equivalent of a bespoke suit, the phone cover company Toast now offers a bespoke service allowing you to add your own stylised designs and text for laser etching and inlays. They also do covers for tablets, laptops, games consoles, smart home devices and more.
The market for dashboard cameras has exploded in the last year or two, with manufacturers appearing out of the woodwork left, right and centre. If you’re in the market for such a device then make sure it has a built-in GPS to store location info along with the video. Resolutions are extending beyond Full HD, and the best cameras now offer a “Super HD” resolution of 2,304 x 1,296, so look out for this as well.
She doesn’t have to worry about being heard with the Amazon Echo Dot around. Alexa can read her the news out loud, play her favorite songs, summon Uber, control smart home devices, and add items to her Amazon shopping list.
A number of extra safety features are being added, too, that mirror those built into the latest cars – such as detecting whether you’re straying out of lane or about to hit the car in front – but these aren’t a necessity. More important is how the dashcam will mount in your car, which is why the RAC 03 is the featured product in this top gadget list.
Throughout the year, our sister site, AskMen, scours the web to find the latest and greatest products that people are eyeing and buying. Their editors carefully curate each gift guide to ensure their recommendations are at the intersection of what’s trending, and what people actually want. Head over to find that special gift for the women in your life, from the Amazon Echo or Polaroid Snap to designer watches, classic fragrances, apparel and more.
Ditch that pine tree hanging from the rearview mirror. Instead, plug an air purifier by Frieq ($20) into the power outlet (what we used to call the cigarette lighter) to improve air quality by neutralizing bacteria, dust and pollen.
These touchscreen-friendly gloves from Moshi have conductive fiber on all 10 fingertips. The gloves come in light and dark gray in a number of sizes with a warm microfleece lining inside. They’re super warm and fuzzy, plus they have excellent grip — I’ve used them with a very slippery glass-backed phone, too. The gloves are fairly responsive on touchscreens, though you’ll need to press more deliberately.
Three years on from Ruark’s very first R7 old-school hi-fi system, Mk3 is coming. The update will still include all of your favourite features, including a multi-format CD player, radio, stereo system and all the wired and wireless connection you’ll ever need. Now, you’ll have the pleasure of discovering built-in Spotify Connect, an optional TV mount to complete your audio-visual system, and the option to wirelessly sync with the R2 model in multi-room mode. You’re about to discover a new listening experience, a far cry from that old-school radiogram. Finished in rich walnut or modern soft grey.
Plug it in an existing electrical outlet or simply let it be; it clearly doesn’t matter. As long as you have the Canary Flex HD Security Camera, you can easily mount this anywhere, be it indoors or outdoors. Its excellent weatherproofed design helps make it an excellent outdoor security solution without the need for installing additional electrical outlets to keep it fully operating. Of course, plugging it means you’ve got round-the-clock security. But, its batteries should still last you many hours before recharging. The Canary Flex comes with motion sensors and adaptable camera articulation to make home security surveillance a breeze.
Popular dash-cam company Nextbase have just launched the DUO, said to be the UK’s first dash-cam which comes with both a camera for the front and rear of your car. While the front records in 720P HD, the rear camera lens comes with a 50m zoom. The screen even playbacks the synchronised footage at the same time. If you do find yourself in the unfortunate position of having to supply footage to an insurance company, you can rest assured the camera will have recorded the whole incident – it comes with g-sensor technology that will recognise an accident and store footage safely for insurance purposes. While you’ll need to invest in a Micro SD card for it, everything else comes with the camera – including the window mount and power cable. It gives a good, clear view and is worth the money.
With a gunmetal aluminum frame and black polycarbonate construction, Lifepack’s Carry-On Closet is built for professional-level globetrotting. It features a TSA-approved lock, high quality wheels, a retractable trolley handle with a soft grip, and an integrated shelving system that can also be removed depending on your needs. It is cabin-approved for carry-on with all airlines both international and domestic.
Hard to believe that the last episode of HBO’s acclaimed crime drama The Wire aired more than a decade ago. All The Pieces Matter is a celebration of the groundbreaking, issue tackling, career launching hit series. Consider this the definitive oral history of the iconic show, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others involved in its creation.
Check out these 20 incredibly useful car accessories and gadgets that you need in your life. WonderGel Extreme Seat Cushion The supersoft durable gel which molds and adjusts to your behind, transforming.
Create a romantic ambience, wake yourself up, or relax, it is all up to you! Enjoy your favorite essential oils with the ISELECTOR aromatherapy essential oil diffuser for improved mental and physical health and pleasure.
With Smart Wheel, safety challenges can be solved by technology with main functions. Firstly, it will snap onto any steering wheel and use patented sensing technology to encourage safe driving and help drivers stay focused on the road. Additionally, Smart Wheel’s real-time feedback will also make drivers be aware of distracted driving behaviors before a potential accident.
The Quill: For anyone that likes to take handwritten notes, a smart pen is an incredibly good idea. Not only will it let you scrawl in your own handwriting, but this one will will sync with the included app (for both Android and iOS) and upload every word to digital text. It can also sync those notes with Evernote or Google Drive.
If you hate the cluttered look of cables snaking all over your workstation that you no longer know which cable is for what particular purpose, the ONME Multipurpose Magnetic Cable Clips promise a very useful and nifty solution. These magnetic clips may be small, but they do serve their purpose exceptionally well by accommodating 49 out of 50 different types of cables in the world. The minimalist design helps declutter surfaces by making sure you have a more unique and more interesting way of managing a variety of cables. The clips can be mounted onto any surface making cable management a breeze.
There’s nothing worse than running out of battery and being stuck with a dead phone. That’s where Mighty Purse comes in. This company makes wristlets, clutches, purses, and tote bags with battery packs insider for quickly charging any phone on the go. You can choose from tons of fun colors and styles. We tested a wallet and wristlet from Mighty Purse, and we loved them.
It can also sense and diagnose any problems that activate your check engine light, presenting them in an app instead of making you head to a mechanic. There’s a question of whether or not all of this is worth $80, but if you’ve ever been paranoid about wasting gas, the added info might be worth it.
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Laptops are very convenient powerhouses that allow us to perform many tasks wherever we may be. Unfortunately, propping our laptops on our laps can be quite uncomfortable especially when it starts heating up. The solution? Use the Executive Office Solutions Portable Adjustable Aluminum Laptop Stand that already comes with 2 vented CPU cooling fans. The EOS laptop stand comes with fully adjustable legs, allowing you to reposition them at various angles to give you ease of use of your laptop. The legs can be locked into place for added security. Of course, the stand can be used for other purposes.
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Since it is connected to the internet, it will keep getting better and better. Over the last couple of years, thousands of commands have been added, and many more will be added in the future, making it smarter and smarter. I, for one, welcome our robot overlords from the future.
Aside from running out of breath to inflate it, this waterproof cushion takes out all the work of taking a bath. You, too, can be highly entertained by your iPhone homescreen. The pillow also works just as well (if not better) out of the bath.
Prospects: It’s a concept, part of a larger Concept 2020 display that includes a nifty 3-D landscape visualization. But one concern for autonomous vehicles is how to translate what the vehicle is doing without a human at the controls. ZF’s approach to summarize how safe you are with a basic graphic is simple, and its video-game-like visuals make it even more palatable to passengers who want to know what’s happening at a moment’s notice.
In our range of gadgets for him, we have something for all ages, interests and sensibilities. Looking for a practical gift? With self-stirring mugs, i-chargers and bicycle multi tools, you can find it here. We also stock fun gadgets for men. Why not let him take his hobby in to office with desktop golfing and fishing? Or how about a levitating strobe pen to take pride of place on his desk?
It’s made for cosmetics, but it can also easily holds the smart gadgets. The bag is divided based on the moderate usage. There are four pockets and one large main compartment. The case itself is feather-light so it cuts down on the pain of carrying too many cables.
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.
Honestly, the Vipukirves Leveraxe initially intrigued me because the guy holding it in one of the above photos is wearing black-and-white gloves that sort of make him look like he has a hook hand, and I thought perhaps…
In 2017, the cinema camera making company RED announced it was working a smartphone with a holographic screen. Consumers were unsure what this meant until September 2017. Essentially, the phone would provide a 3D viewing experience on screen, projecting things like buildings and landscapes in an interactive map. A user could essentially take a virtual tour via the phone screen, looking around, above, behind, or in-between various objects.
Tell them they’re your bestie in solid gold. The 3D Encode ring from Japanese startup 3Dwave records your voice and turns those sound waves into metal jewelry. Rings vary in price, depending on the substance you choose to make it out of, from $130 – $1300 USD. Those interested in immortalizing their message can do so on the company website.