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.
For 2019, Volvo has unveiled a totally re-designed V60 wagon. Using the same design language found in the new flagship V90 estate, the V60 is lower, longer, and wider than the outgoing model and the powertrain is a plug-in hybrid that combines a 313 horsepower supercharged and turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four with a 65W electric motor mounted on the axle. All together it outputs 390 horsepower; not too shabby for a grocery-getter.
When you slap on deodorant each day, you don’t think much about how it affects your body. But since your skin absorbs around 60% of what you put on it, it might be worth considering. Oars + Alps uses aluminum-free, natural ingredients sourced from the arctic circle for all their products, including this deodorant. And unlike other natural deodorants, they are alcohol and glycol free. So you’re free of potentially harmful toxins while smelling fresh and keeping dry.
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Handmade in San Francisco, the Lucnt SRL1 is a bike light that makes the roads safer for everyone. The light functions more like a car tail light and connects to your bike using magnets. It uses multiple sensors to determine when you’re slowing down or speeding up and automatically brightens when you brake and turns off when the bike is sitting still. The SRL1 is the size of a thumb drive and provides 20 hours of use on a single hour of charging via USB.
The URPOWER Running Belt is a multifunctional waist bag that comes with several zippered pockets for storing a great number of your personal items such as smartphones, car keys, money, and credit cards, among others, all while enjoying a good run, a bicycle ride, or any other outdoor activity. The URPOWER Running Belt is constructed of water resistant materials to provide for a more effective weatherproofing. It also comes with two pockets for holding your water bottles, giving you the means to stay hydrated during long runs. At any rate, URPOWER empowers you to lead a healthier lifestyle while keeping your valuables close by.
This minimalist 360-degree wireless speaker looks like a space capsule, has proximity sensors that can identify where you’re standing (and therefore whether you’re swiping/rotating left or right), can broadcast high-quality sound in every direction and is able to connect with other BeoSound speakers for the ultimate multi-room sound system. Compatible with Spotify, Chromecast, Airplay and Bluetooth – what’s not to love?
The Google Pixel 2 takes everything that was great from the original Pixel and throws in an even better camera, upgraded speaker and water-resistance in a revamped design. It’s the fastest-charging mobile, and the camera is so exceptional it’s worth mentioning twice.
A lot of women I asked for help with this guide mentioned smart cooking tools. While I don’t want to relegate us all to the kitchen, Nomiku, a sous-vide for the digital age, was definitely tops in a couple discussions and deserves a mention. The device connects to your smartphone to help you get a perfect piece of tender cooked meat every time and retails at $200 for the original version or $250 if you want one with WiFi.
It’s a baby monitor. It’s a Amazon Alexa voice-activated smart assistant. It answers your questions, and maybe your kids’ questions, too. It orders more diapers when you run out, and soothes babies back to sleep automatically. It’s the Aristotle, by toymaker Mattel, and it sounds like a new parent’s dream gadget.
You likely lose your wallet, smartphone, keys and/or remote control frequently. Losing things is normal. But instead of dealing with the frustrations of losing these items, there’s a better way to cope: the TrackR StickR. Where are the keys? Where did you put your wallet? Where is your phone? Trackr solves that problem. It is a quarter-sized device that can be fastened to any item, and then users are able to use the companion app to find whatever the device is attached to. When you lose your wallet, you simply pull up the app on your smartphone and you can make the StickR beep. You can also set up the app to alert you when you venture too far from it, and can use the TrackR StickR to also find your phone, even if it is on silent. It works with both iOS and Android. I have one attached to my remote control so I never have to worry about losing it.
What will you do when being stuck in snow? Just try and push but still no go? Get a tow with expensive price? Now, you do not need to worry about this problem with ZipGripGo. which is an economical, convenient traction aid solution. In many car gadgets, ZipGripGo is the most suitable one for this task. As its slogan “getting you where you need to go”, you can use this easy-to-install gadget in emergency situation and fasten onto the car wheel when driving on the snowy or muddy roads.
There are so many interesting features in the Sao Paulo Duplex, it’s almost impossible to pick just one. First is the extensive art collection. From paintings on the walls to vintage furniture, the interior works as a backdrop to highlight the owner’s assortment of Brazilian pieces. Then there’s the lush garden landscape. Viewable from the living area’s double-height windows, the walls of vibrant greenery act as their own work of art. But the main focal point of the room has to be the swimming pool. Although it’s actually on the exterior of the home, the glass-encased pool can be seen while inside, creating yet another piece of art for the space.