Gadgets Category

    belkin Wemo Mini Smart Plug at werd.com

    belkin Wemo Mini Smart Plug

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Wemo Mini Smart Plug lets you control your electronic devices right from your phone or tablet. It uses your existing home wi-fi network to provide wireless control of lamps, heaters, fans, and more, with no subscription or hub required. Just plug it into an electrical outlet then plug a device into the Smart Plug, and control your device using the free Wemo app.

    Teenage Engineering OP-Z at werd.com

    Teenage Engineering OP-Z

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The forthcoming OP-Z from Sweden’s Teenage Engineering is a wireless 16-track multitimbral synthesizer that combines multiple step sequencers with a drum kit, and tape sample mode. Fully sequence-able parameter locks & per-step modifiers allow you to change the timing, pitch of notes and flow of the sequencer. OP-Z also features visual sequencing, for adding projected animations to your musical performance.

    Navdy Head-up Display at werd.com

    Navdy Head-up Display

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    For use in any car built after 1996, the self-contained Navdy Head-up Display provides drivers a safer, easier alternative for reading navigation & vehicle info. It sits on the dash & projects its info onto the windshield: Google Maps, street names, speed limits, engine RPMS, & even connects with an app to your Android or iOS device, so you never have to reach for your phone.

    PowerRay Fishfinder Underwater Drone at werd.com

    PowerRay Fishfinder Underwater Drone

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    With the PowerRay submersible drone from China’s PowerVision Robot, your fish stories are going 4K. It uses sonar to detect fish, blue light to lure them in and a 4K camera to stream the underwater action back up to the boat. It can dive to depths of 98 feet and go 130 feet away from the boat. Available globally for pre-order on February 27.

    LINK Storage Device at werd.com

    LINK Storage Device

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    With native wi-fi & bluetooth built-in, the palm-size LINK Storage device is always connected, providing you with up to two TBs of waterproof/shockproof storage in your own personal cloud. It allows you to share with multiple devices simultaneously at speeds up to up to 2,500/1,500 MB/s; that means you can download a 5GB HD movie in just seconds.

    Symantec Norton Core Router at werd.com

    Symantec Norton Core Router

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Norton Core Router is the first piece of hardware from Symantec, makers of the ubiquitous Norton AntiVirus software. This geodesic dome-shaped device is a mobile-enabled WiFi router with machine learning capabilities and an arsenal of Symantec security features like data encryption, secure DNS, & automatic security updates that deftly defend your home network against any sort of data breech.

    Kuri Robot at werd.com

    Kuri Robot

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Are you ready for a robot that will do more than clean your floor? Well, then Kuri is your guy. Er, droid. He responds to touch & makes human gestures. His emotive eyes have built-in HD cameras for facial recognition, to help him avoid obstacles & to take photos & video. Sensors allow him to quickly map & learn your home’s floorplan, & a built-in speaker enables him to provide your desired soundtrack.

    Lenovo Smart Assistant at werd.com

    Lenovo Smart Assistant

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Smart Assistant uses Amazon’s Alexa voice service interface to help you out around the house. Just talk to it. Ask it about traffic, to play your favorite songs, or to place an order on amazon.com. It has a hi-def speaker and far-field mics so you can even shout out your commands from down the hall. A special edition version with Harmon Kardon will also be available for enhanced audio.

    Samsung POWERbot VR7000 Robot Vacuum at werd.com

    Samsung POWERbot VR7000 Robot Vacuum

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    This latest vacuum ’bot from Samsung is slimmer and more powerful than previous models. At less than 4” tall it is 28% slimmer and produces up to 20 watts of suction. The new design also gets into hard to reach places that other vacuums can’t: under the bed and into the corners. Its Edge Clean Master feature enables it to come within ½ inch of the wall. It’s smarter too, self-guided & it automatically detects & adjusts to the surface type to be cleaned.

    reMarkable Paper Tablet at werd.com

    reMarkable Paper Tablet

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Whether you’re reading, writing, or sketching, what makes this paper tablet remarkable is the bright sunlight-readable CANVAS display which combines cutting edge E-Ink Carta technology with ultra-thin high-friction surface materials, so it looks like paper & also feels like paper. It offers simple one-click digital transfer, cloud backup & syncs easily with all your other devices. What it won’t give you is the distraction of internet access, email & notifications.

    Awair Glow at werd.com

    Awair Glow

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Awair Glow plugs into any socket; it tracks toxins and chemicals in your air and gives you personalized recommendations through the Awair App to help you stay safe and healthy. It also functions as a super-efficient nightlight while still allowing you to plug into that same socket.

    Seagate Duet Amazon Cloud-Syncing Portable External Hard Drive at werd.com

    Seagate Duet Amazon Cloud-Syncing Portable External Hard Drive

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Like that OG Dirty South rapper Juvenile so famously said, “Back that thang up!” And with this cloud-syncing external Seagate 1TB hard drive it’s easy. Just drag and drop files from your Mac or PC to the Seagate Duet and they’ll sync with your Amazon Drive account, providing dual backup. Includes one year of free Amazon Drive service for new users.

    AirSelfie at werd.com

    AirSelfie

    Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

    Small enough to launch from the palm of your hand, the AirSelfie Drone stores in a smartphone case for quick, convenient deployment. It’s got an onboard 5MP camera for stills & captures HD video with 4GB of storage. For controls, it creates a wi-fi network with your compatible phone: iPhone 6, 6s, 7, 7 Plus, Huawei P9, Google Pixel and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge & uses a simple, intuitive app with multiple flight modes.

    DJI Inspire 2 at werd.com

    DJI Inspire 2

    Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

    While GoPro scrambles around like a chicken with its head cut off, DJI is slaying it in Droneland. Boasting a 7km range, flight times up to 27 minutes, and a simple set-up & interface, the brand’s Inspire 2 is a professional-quality drone system that shoots HD 4K & 5.2K video while giving the camera op & pilot full 1080p live view.

    Sunflower Home Awareness System at werd.com

    Sunflower Home Awareness System

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Here we go. Drone security for your home. The Sunflower system combines outdoor sensors with an autonomous aerial camera for a complete view of what’s going on around your home. Wireless solar motion-detecting lights contain sensors that create a perimeter for the drone. When you get an alert through the smartphone app, you can quickly deploy the drone (which requires no pilot skills) and check real-time HD video of what or who has triggered the system.