Gadgets

    Blackboard is the World’s First Writing Tool to Use Liquid Crystal Paper at werd.com

    Blackboard is the World’s First Writing Tool to Use Liquid Crystal Paper

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Blackboard is an electronic writing tool that uses an inkless pen to write on paperless paper; a stylus that writes on Liquid Crystal Paper to be more precise; a non-digital pixel-free technology that looks and feels like the real thing. And its 8.5” X 11” letter-size design and semi transparent writing surface enable you to write, draw, or trace over documents, photos, maps, even other digital screens.

    Grovemade’s Wireless Charging Pad Will Look Dope On Your Desktop at werd.com

    Grovemade’s Wireless Charging Pad Will Look Dope On Your Desktop

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Clean, simple, & stylish, the Wireless Charging Pad from Grovemade features a stainless steel base and natural cork top as well as an adjustable-length red USB power cord that wraps up & nests underneath. The minimalist design will keep your desktop looking sharp & keep your phone juiced & always ready for action. Available in black or natural.

    Wink Lookout is a Simpler Smart Home Security System at werd.com

    Wink Lookout is a Simpler Smart Home Security System

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Wink Lookout is a complete smart home security system that can connect to all the smart devices in your home to provide comprehensive coverage. The system includes the hub, a motion sensor, sensors for doors & windows, a siren, and a chime alarm with a built-in flashing light. The app delivers notifications, offers one-touch 911 dialing,  & monitors who comes & goes, as well as deliveries. No subscription is required.

    Noon Delivers Smart Lighting Solutions Without The Smartbulbs at werd.com

    Noon Delivers Smart Lighting Solutions Without The Smartbulbs

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Rather that focusing on creating a smart lightbulb, Noon focused on the switch to turn any light in your home into an easy-to-control smart light. They offer 2 types of switches, one that controls the room, and another to control individual lights. The “room director” switches act like a hub & features an OLED touchscreen for controlling all the lights in a given room or area, whether that’s by a timer, by your phone, or by tapping a switch.

    With Cloud Cam, Amazon Can Do In-Home Deliveries at werd.com

    With Cloud Cam, Amazon Can Do In-Home Deliveries

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Cloud Cam is Amazon’s home security cam and as expected, it’s Alexa-equipped. On top of that it works with Amazon’s new “Key” delivery function which will allow Amazon to deliver packages inside your home. If you have an Echo device, you can view & control up to 10 Cloud Cams remotely and do all the normal stuff like send notifications, let you check in on pets, kids, and stream 1080p video from anywhere. It also features motion detection, cloud storage of surveillance footage and adaptive AI learning to keep your home safer. Available in November.

    The Saber Backup Battery Keeps You Fully Charged For Days at werd.com

    The Saber Backup Battery Keeps You Fully Charged For Days

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Simple, solid, & powerful. That’s what we all want from a backup power supply, right? And that’s exactly what the Saber delivers: rugged, reliable & no hassle function and enough juice to power up your laptop twice or your phone 10X. Created by a team formerly from Tesla, SpaceX and Amazon, Saber is a 23k mAh lithium-Ion battery with 86-watt hours of power. It’s got 2 regular USB ports & 1 USB-C port as well as AC-in for recharging. It’s also IP67-rated for dust & waterproofing plus it’s TSA-approved.

    With Garmin Speak, You Get Amazon Alexa Riding Shotgun at werd.com

    With Garmin Speak, You Get Amazon Alexa Riding Shotgun

    Posted in Gadgets and Rides and Tech

    Garmin Speak puts the power of Amazon’s Alexa in your vehicle. Stream music playlists and podcasts through your car stereo, listen to audiobooks, check the weather, listen to news, sports stats & traffic updates, all while keeping your hands on the wheel and your phone safely stowed away. You’ll also get voice-controlled street navigation powered by Garmin GPS plus visual directions on the display screen. The Garmin Speak app connects to your car stereo to run everything through your car’s sound system.

    Oculus Go is a Powerful VR Headset for the Masses at werd.com

    Oculus Go is a Powerful VR Headset for the Masses

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The forthcoming Oculus Go VR headset splits the difference between the expensive Oculus Rift model and cheaper, smartphone-powered headsets like Google Daydream & Samsung Gear VR. It will offer a tack sharp, fast-switch LCD display with a 2560 x 1440 resolution and built-in spatial audio as well as an audio-in jack if you prefer headphones. Made of lightweight fabric, the headset is designed for breathability and comfort.  Available early 2018.

    Go Ahead, Read in the Bathtub with the Waterproof Kindle Oasis at werd.com

    Go Ahead, Read in the Bathtub with the Waterproof Kindle Oasis

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The latest and greatest e-reader from Amazon is the all-new Kindle Oasis. It’s the first-ever waterproof Kindle and its certified with an IPX8 rating. It’s also larger than last year’s model with a brighter, 7-inch 300ppi screen. The Audible audiobook app is built-in, allowing you to stream your books to headphones or a speaker via bluetooth. Available later in October.

    Samsung Introduces Star Wars POWERBot Smart Vacuums at werd.com

    Samsung Introduces Star Wars POWERBot Smart Vacuums

    Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

    The limited-edition Star Wars POWERbot smart vacuum cleaners will clean your floors with 20X more suction power than Samsung’s previous vac-bot models and even get the edges & hard to reach corners with app-controlled ease and the accuracy of Visionary Mapping that uses an onboard digital camera and 9 smart sensors. It detects the surface type & adjusts accordingly for a perfect job every time. And on top of all that, it makes familiar Star Wars sounds like Darth’s breathing & light saber noises when you adjust controls. Choose Darth Vader or Stormtrooper.

    Ring Introduces the Protect Home Security System at werd.com

    Ring Introduces the Protect Home Security System

    Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

    With the success of their original video doorbell, Ring went all in to develop a connected & comprehensive home security system. It’s called Protect and includes a base station, keypad, and contact sensors for doors & windows, plus an infrared motion detector to cover all areas of your home. In addition to the hardware, a $100/year subscription fee covers 24/7 monitoring, support, and all video storage. Available for pre-order now.

    The Grph Light Won’t Take Up Any Desktop Space at werd.com

    The Grph Light Won’t Take Up Any Desktop Space

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Created for the express purpose of reducing desktop clutter, the Grph is a USB-powered light designed specifically for your iMac. It mounts directly and safely to all iMacs from 2012 on. Milled from a single piece of oak, it features dimmable touch control for adjusting the 6 LEDS and their 100-lumen output.

    The Commodore 64 Returns in a Modern Mini Version at werd.com

    The Commodore 64 Returns in a Modern Mini Version

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Way back in 1982, the Commodore 64 computer was an advanced machine. In 2018, it will return in a mini version. The C64 Mini will be half the size of the original and come with 64 pre-installed games including: Firelord, Mega Apocalyspe, & Speedball 2. The system comes with a wired joystick and an HDMI port for connecting to the TV.

    Amazon Echo Spot Brings Alexa, Audio, & Video to a Small, Desktop Device at werd.com

    Amazon Echo Spot Brings Alexa, Audio, & Video to a Small, Desktop Device

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    Amazon’s forthcoming Echo Spot is an Alexa-enabled wireless 2-watt speaker with a screen. Use it to stream videos via bluetooth from Prime, for video calls, or to view a live camera feed. On top of that, you get all your Alexa functions, plus compact mobile audio for streaming music from Amazon Music, Prime Music, Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio and TuneIn as well as podcasts and calls.