Gadgets

    Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa at werd.com

    Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Hexa is a 6-legged robot—highly agile, and highly adaptable—equipped with the ideal hardware and software platform to learn and explore robotics. It features a 720P camera with night vision, 3-axis accelerometer, distance measuring sensor, & an infrared transmitter. It is powered by MIND, an operating system based on Linux Kernel, allowing you to create movements & applications that bring your robotics to life. It has built-in wi-fi & a 4-hour battery life.

    LynQ Make Location Tracking Easier Than Ever at werd.com

    LynQ Make Location Tracking Easier Than Ever

    Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

    LynQ is a long distance location tracking device designed to be super simple. It delivers real-time distance & direction, globally under open sky without a phone, map, wi-fi network or monthly fees. It makes finding your friends, kids in a crowd, and members of your group easier than ever with a real-time display that shows the distance & direction of every group member at all times. A funded Indiegogo.

    Microsoft Introduces 10-Inch Surface Go Tablet at werd.com

    Microsoft Introduces 10-Inch Surface Go Tablet

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Designed as a smaller, less spendy version of Microsoft’s Surface Pro, the 10-inch Surface Go is a tablet that takes aim at iPad & Chromebook devices but with Windows. The base version packs 4GB of RAM & 64GB of eMMC storage with upgrades that climb quickly upwards in performance. There are also add-ons, like the Type Cover keyboard that convert it into more of a laptop-style machine.

    Owl Cam Keeps An Eye On Your Car at werd.com

    Owl Cam Keeps An Eye On Your Car

    Posted in Gadgets and Rides and Tech

    Owl Cam is a security camera for your car, giving you dual camera HD footage in the event of an accident, break-in, police stop, or just to capture sweet scenery while you drive. It’s always on even when your car is off, and gives you a live view from your car direct to your phone as well as alert notifications if something happens when you’re not there. There are no cables to plug in, as it’s connected to your phone via wi-fi & footage is stored for up to 2 weeks for your review.

    Bivystick Makes Off-Grid Communication a Snap at werd.com

    Bivystick Makes Off-Grid Communication a Snap

    Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

    BivyStick turns your cell phone into a satellite communication device for peace of mind when you’re off the grid. it allows you to send and receive texts, share your location, track your path, send an SOS message in case of emergency, and access detailed weather data. It can also re-charge your phone 2-3 times. All with no contracts or activation fees. A funded Kickstarter.

    Oculus TV Brings Flatscreen Content To Your VR Headset at werd.com

    Oculus TV Brings Flatscreen Content To Your VR Headset

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    With the introduction of Oculus TV, you’ll be able to watch flatscreen visuals on the Oculus Go headset. This app-driven dedicated hub displays a “virtual home theater” with a 180-inch TV screen & gives you access to free and subscription-based streaming services like Showtime, Facebook, & Pluto TV, and each platform features its own form of VR-based video. Hulu & Netflix are also supported but they launch directly from the Oculus Go headset. YouTube & other services coming soon.

    This Android Portable Projector Plays All Kinds Of Content at werd.com

    This Android Portable Projector Plays All Kinds Of Content

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Television

    The Nebula Mars II from Anker is a compact, battery-powered DLP projector that combines Android 7.1 and all its apps with an indoor/outdoor 720p projector. Stream wirelessly from YouTube, Netflix, Plex and other apps, plug in your HDMI device, or a USB stick loaded with content, connect your computer, or game console. Whatever you want. It’s got a 4-hour battery life, integrated speakers & is small enough to take camping, to the beach, BBQ, or backyard movie night.

    Charge Up Quick with the World’s Most Powerful 4-Port Charger at werd.com

    Charge Up Quick with the World’s Most Powerful 4-Port Charger

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The pocket-sized Pirl Charger is the world’s most powerful 4-port USB charger. Made from aluminum and FR4, it delivers 2.7 amps per port and 50 watts total, operating with 4 separate channels, so there’s no throttling to slow things down. As a DC input charger with 7 to 17V input voltage, you can power it from multiple sources with the appropriate adapter, unlike other chargers that only work with wall outlets. Seems legit. Maybe that’s why it funded on Kickstarter in just 9 hours.

    Polymega is the World’s First Modular HD Retro Game System at werd.com

    Polymega is the World’s First Modular HD Retro Game System

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The forthcoming Polymega HD game console is a retro gaming system that will play all your favorites from pretty much every system—NES, SNES, Sega Genesis, Sega CDs, NeoGeo and PlayStation.  Just insert a module for the system you want and start playing. And rather than having to dig through boxes for the old cartridges, the system allows you to download any disc or cartridge game directly to the console.

    The Rabbit Turns Home Outlets Into Charging Hubs at werd.com

    The Rabbit Turns Home Outlets Into Charging Hubs

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Rabbit is a outlet-sized charger that plugs into your existing outlet. It covers both outlet holes but has a passthrough plug so you only lose one. What you get is a charging hub that gives you two charging tips on a retractable cable for simultaneous dual device charging. It comes with a pair of swappable Micro USB and USB-C tips. Swappable MFi-certified Lightning tips for iOS devices are also available.

    The OriginX is a Stylized & Customized Classic Arcade Console at werd.com

    The OriginX is a Stylized & Customized Classic Arcade Console

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The latest bespoke creation from Swedish designer and retro gaming fan Love Hultén is called OriginX, an elegant wall-mounted arcade cabinet wrapped in a walnut housing with an aluminum control panel. The features and finish are all of the highest quality. The screen is a 19-inch 4:3 LCD filtered for a period-correct look when playing the over 10,000 games it can store. Only 50 of these consoles will be made, better act fast.

    Time Since Launch Clock Keeps Your Epoch On Schedule at werd.com

    Time Since Launch Clock Keeps Your Epoch On Schedule

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Originally conceived in the MIT Media Lab, this unique timepiece is built to count for 2,738 years. Use it to mark the beginning of your own epoch—when you get married, have a baby, quit smoking, launch a rocket, or on an ordinary Tuesday morning. Suspended in a durable borosilicate glass tube and sealed with gasketed aluminum end-caps, two LCDs show days, hours, minutes and seconds since launch. A funded Kickstarter.

    ASUS Rolls Out a Bigger, Better Gaming Mouse Pad at werd.com

    ASUS Rolls Out a Bigger, Better Gaming Mouse Pad

    Posted in Computers and Gadgets and Tech

    ASUS’ ROG Balteus Mouse Pad is purpose-built for gaming. With its massive 14.5” X 12.5” dimensions, it gives your mouse plenty of surface area for clean tracking. The brand is also offering upgraded versions of the ROG Balteus that feature Qi charging for your phone as well as 15 RGB LED lighting zones that are fully customizable using their Aura Sync RGB software.