Gadgets

    Somewear Hotspot Delivers 100% Global Coverage at werd.com

    Somewear Hotspot Delivers 100% Global Coverage

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Somewear is a global, satellite hotspot built for adventure—for places where cell coverage is unreliable or non-existent. It’s a pocketable device that keeps you connected anywhere you roam by giving you 100% global coverage via satellite networks. It gives you: texting and location sharing, local weather & alerts, 2-way texting, & SOS/Emergency capabilities. Through the app you can chat or email with anyone in your contact list. A funded Kickstarter.

    The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD is Purpose-Built for Content Creators at werd.com

    The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD is Purpose-Built for Content Creators

    Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

    For serious photographers and filmmakers, backing up your files is crucial. The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD makes this process simple, secure & quick, without the need for a laptop, tablet or phone. With transfer speeds of 75MB/s using the SD card slot or 450MB/s via USB-C, it offers one-touch backup using the on-board OLED screen and gives you access to your preset folder trees for organized backups.

    ecobee Releases a Hands-Free Smart Light Switch with Amazon Alexa at werd.com

    ecobee Releases a Hands-Free Smart Light Switch with Amazon Alexa

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Ecobee Switch+ is a smart light switch with Amazon Alexa built in. Wants the lights on? Just ask. Same for music, or help with other basic tasks. It turns the lights off when you’re away & ensures you’ll never come home to a dark house. Installs easily replacing a standard wall switch, using simple tools. Available for pre-order now.

    Get HAL In Your Home, Powered by Amazon Alexa at werd.com

    Get HAL In Your Home, Powered by Amazon Alexa

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    This replica of the interactive HAL 9000 computer from 2001: A Space Odyssey looks like the real thing and is driven by a Fire HD 10 tablet with the Amazon Echo platform built-in, giving you the power of Amazon Alexa voice assistant as well as eerie conversations with HAL himself.

    Light Phone 2 Lets You Travel Light But Keep Connected at werd.com

    Light Phone 2 Lets You Travel Light But Keep Connected

    Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

    The makers of Light Phone 2 know that even people who want to leave their phone at home never will. This device is for them. Us. It’s a small, lightweight 4G LTE phone with a black & white e-ink display that gives you just the essentials: basic phone functions plus notifications/messaging, a clock, and contacts. A funded Indiegogo.

    TUG Provides a MagSafe Connection for Standard Outlets at werd.com

    TUG Provides a MagSafe Connection for Standard Outlets

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Inspired by Apple’s now-retired MagSafe power connector, TUG is a magnetic break-away connector that works with any power cord to protect against those inevitable & super-wack trip-on-the-cord-and-send-your-laptop-flying situations we all want to avoid. Sold as singles or in a 3-pack.

    Lighthouse AI Introduces Smart Security Cam at werd.com

    Lighthouse AI Introduces Smart Security Cam

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Lighthouse AI is a startup that just launched its first product, the Lighthouse Cam. It’s a smart security camera that monitors your home in 1080p HD video recording a 24-hour feed that it stores for up to 30 days. It also uses 3D sensors and machine learning for facial recognition to discern between family, friends, pets and/or intruders, sending security notifications to you via the Lighthouse app.

    The $20 WyzeCam V2 is Now Even Wiser at werd.com

    The $20 WyzeCam V2 is Now Even Wiser

    Posted in Gadgets

    The makers of the WyzeCam all-in-one 1080p HD smart home camera have given their new model, WyzeCam V2, a hardware upgrade. Changes include Motion Tagging technology which detects and outlines motion in both live stream and replay modes. It got a powerful new CMOS sensor to provide even clearer images for both day and night vision. There’s a class-K audio power amplifier and a new audio chip that significantly reduces TDD interference and EMI, and lastly, a matte finish replaces the glossy finish found on the original.

    The Drop Wireless Charger Keeps Devices Cool During Quick Charge at werd.com

    The Drop Wireless Charger Keeps Devices Cool During Quick Charge

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    For your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X and all your other Qi compatible devices, the Drop wireless charger offers a simple/stylish solution for powering up. It offers quick charge speeds and features a soft, non-slip silicone charging pad that regulates temps to prevent overheating. Its extra long 6-foot charging cable is USB-C to USB-A and features a leather tab for keeping it organized.

    duo Delivers All-In-One Portable Security at werd.com

    duo Delivers All-In-One Portable Security

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    You know what you want to protect, and duo does it. It is the only portable, all-in-one security sensor that instantly makes any space safe. It uses light & motion sensors for detection and it’s wireless, cordless, needs no wi-fi connection or external power to send you instant SMS alerts from inside your gun safe, medicine cabinet, hotel luggage, storage unit, car, trailer, jewelry box, and much more. 1-year battery life.

    Cinego’s VR Headset Puts IMAX On Your Face at werd.com

    Cinego’s VR Headset Puts IMAX On Your Face

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Television

    Designed to bring the IMAX viewing experience to a VR headset, Cinego’s Android-powered headset allows viewers to watch 4K HD, 3D, and VR content in the comfort of home with a super-lightweight and comfortable headset that uses dual AMOLED displays to reduce eye strain. It streams YouTube & Netflix and also has 32GB of storage for your own content.

    Keychain GameBoy is the Ultimate EDC Essential at werd.com

    Keychain GameBoy is the Ultimate EDC Essential

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    If there’s one piece of EDC on your keychain sure to truly get “every day” use, it’s gonna be this.  PocketSprite is a keychain-size GameBoy. It features an OLED screen, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, a rechargeable battery, and a built-in speaker. You can play Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Sega Master System, and Game Gear games, plus the device is open source, so if you got the coding skills, you can load it up with whatever you want.  Fully funded on Crowd Supply.

    Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar at werd.com

    Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar

    Posted in Gadgets and Gear and Tech

    Apple products are cool but admit it, their cables are crap. If you want one that will endure more than a few months of gentle use, the ZUS Super Duty Lightning Cable from Nonda is a solid replacement with a lifetime warranty. It’s a 4-foot tangle-free cable with a 90º USB that uses durable Aramid fibers to make it 300% longer lasting than standard Lightning cables. It is also Apple MFi certified for data sync & charging of iPhone, iPad, & iPod.