Watching other people’s GoPro footage is bad enough. When it’s all shaky, it’s even worse. Get your enthusiastic but jittery friend the Luuv camera stabilizer. It’s lightweight, compatible with all action cameras & smartphones mounting with a standard 1/4” tripod screw.
Sprout is a touch-screen Windows PC that has a touch-sensitive mat and projection surface where you’d expect to see a keyboard. The hood that extends over the upright screen is called the Illuminator and includes a scanner, depth sensor, camera and projector, allowing users to photograph objects and make 3D scans and work more seamlessly between the 2D digital world and the 3D physical one.
Jam this little unit in your TV’s HDMI port and you’ll have instant access to all your favorite subscription & streaming services in Amazon’s arsenal plus Netflix of course. Over 200K titles and counting plus 4X the storage and 2X the memory of Chromecast.
Bang & Olufsen’s more wallet-friendly BeoPlay division has just released its first-ever portable Bluetooth speaker, the A2. Shaped from a single chunk of solid aluminum it features internals consisting of a large woofer and smaller tweeter connected by a passive bass radiator to produce 180 watts of premium sound. Available in three colors all featuring a leather strap handle.
The T7 Bluetooth speaker is small but sounds big due to its design. To eliminate speaker vibration, it features a Micro Matrix: a rigid honeycomb of interlocking cells that brace the cabinet to minimize distortion. It also features advanced bass radiators tuned for more low-end thump. Battery life is an after-party-worthy 18 hours.
Leeo is an alarm for your alarms, a $99 plug-and-play accessory that will listen for smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, alerting you and your emergency contacts if something goes wrong when you’re away from the house. It connects to your home WiFi, through an iPhone or Android app and also functions as a night light with adjustable brightness and the ability to set one of 16 million colors.
The real Android TV has arrived. The Nexus Player is a small, set-top box that lets you play all your favorite TV shows plus all your Android games. With 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage, the Asus-built box is the first device with Google’s new Android TV operating system on board and apps are already available through Google Play, Netflix, Hulu Plus, YouTube and Vevo.
With just 5 minutes of charge time, the Pronto battery stores enough juice to fully power up your iPhone. Available in 2 sizes, the portable Pronto 5 will recharge your iPhone 3 times while the Pronto 12 will recharge it 9 times. Keep the device plugged in to a wall socket an hour to get the full number of charges. A fully funded Kickstarter project.
Dual drivers and twin passive radiators give this little speaker big bass. The JBL Charge 2 also features a USB port to charge other devices and a Social Mode that allows up to 3 people to DJ.
They say karma is a bitch. Well, it’s also a pocket-sized portable Wi-Fi device that gives you and up to 8 devices a fast, reliable internet connection all over the USA. No more hunting around for a signal and no contracts or hidden fees, you simply pay as you go.