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    Tile Slim at werd.com

    Tile Slim

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Tile Slim tracking device is as slim as 2 credit cards, making it the perfect size to slide into your wallet, briefcase or the ladies’ purse. Using the Tile app, it helps you find your lost stuff with your choice of 4 different ringtones. And then when you lose your phone, you can press on the Tile device to make it ring your phone. Sold in singles and 4-packs.

    PlayStation Now for PC at werd.com

    PlayStation Now for PC

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Sony’s Playstation Now game subscription service is now available for Windows PCs, giving access to all for the over 400 on-demand games in the PS library. They also unveiled the wireless DualShock 4 USB adapter allowing you to use your PS4 gamepad without plugging in—the adapter works for both Macs & PCs. Available early September.

    Netgear Orbi at werd.com

    Netgear Orbi

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Netgear has just introduced the Orbi, a multi-unit Wi-Fi router system— the world’s first to feature Tri-band technology, ensuring a stronger, faster signal through-out your home. With 2 Orbi units you can effectively cover 4000 square feet of living space with speeds up to twice as fast as other multi-unit routers like Luma & Eero.

    Logitech Pop Home Switch at werd.com

    Logitech Pop Home Switch

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The wireless, battery-powered Pop Home Switch lets you control lights, music and other smart devices anywhere in your home. Each switch can be programmed to control up to 3 custom commands. They are compatible with Philips Hue, LIFX, August, Sonos, Harmony, Lutron, Insteon, and Belkin WeMo as well as the Harmony hub-based remote.

    Knocki: Make Any Surface Smart at werd.com

    Knocki: Make Any Surface Smart

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Knocki is a wireless device that instantly transforms ordinary surfaces (walls, tables, doors, furniture, countertops, & more) into a touch-interface remote for home & office automation. Attach it to the surface and sync it to your smart devices, then you can dim the lights, turn on music, adjust the temperature, (and much more) with just a few taps on the table. Crowd-funded on Indiegogo.

    BloomSky Complete Weather Camera System at werd.com

    BloomSky Complete Weather Camera System

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    It’s the world’s first complete weather camera system, a portable station that delivers real-time weather data and images to your phone through a dedicated app. The system consists of the Sky2 Camera that captures & sends HD images every 5 minutes while providing data on temperature, humidity, barometric pressure & precipitation. The Storm accessory device measure rainfall, wind speed, wind direction, & UV index.

    NES Classic Edition at werd.com

    NES Classic Edition

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Talk about NES-stalgia!  Nintendo just announced the release of a new system called the NES Classic Edition. It looks like the old school original but is much smaller and comes with 30 built-in games instead of cartridges. Donkey Kong, Galaga, Zelda—all the classics. The new controller is designed to work exactly like the old rectangular one & also works with Wii systems. Connects to your TV with an HDMI cable. Available in November.

    Pearl RearVision Backup Camera at werd.com

    Pearl RearVision Backup Camera

    Posted in Gadgets and Rides and Tech

    The Pearl RearVision is a backup camera for your car that’s mounted in a license plate frame & links wirelessly to your phone with a dedicated app to give you eyes in the back of your vehicle. A great way to avoid crunching the bumper or scratching the paint on that classic car.

    Plume Wifi Pods at werd.com

    Plume Wifi Pods

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Here is a simpler, more affordable alternative to installing a second router or other devices like Eero or Luna to improve the signal & speed-up wi-fi inside your home. Plume is a network of self-optimizing plug-in pods that provide a significant boost to wi-fi coverage and speed. In whatever slow zones and remote rooms need a boost, just plug one in.

    Razer HDK 2 Virtual Reality Headset at werd.com

    Razer HDK 2 Virtual Reality Headset

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Designed to knock the Oculus Rift & HTC Vive VR headsets out of the lead, Razer’s HDK 2 matches its competitors in a 90 Hz headset with a resolution of 2160×1200. Where it beats the competition: price. The HDK 2 is meant to be half consumer headset and half open-source development kit. Razer has also announced a $5M fund for developers to promote VR content development.

    Xbox One S at werd.com

    Xbox One S

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Microsoft just unveiled the Xbox One S at the E3 expo in Los Angeles. This compact new system is 40% smaller than the original Xbox. But it’s not just smaller, the One S holds 2TB of storage and supports 4K Ultra HD video (including Blu-ray) and HDR capabilities for both gaming and video. The controller has also been upgraded and now features Bluetooth connectivity.

    Mophie Charge Force Wireless Power at werd.com

    Mophie Charge Force Wireless Power

    Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

    The Charge Force power case doubles your phone’s battery life & allows you to power up your phone & case without the hassle of cables. The wireless charging mount works in your home, at your desk or in your car; and the compact case is also compatible with other wireless charging systems, like Qi, so you can cop a charge using public wireless chargers, too.

    Linksys EA9500 MU-MIMO Tri-Band Router at werd.com

    Linksys EA9500 MU-MIMO Tri-Band Router

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The best & fastest routers on the market today are equipped with these two new technologies: tri-band AC5400 and MU-MIMO. Yes, jargon! The important thing to know is that they result in full bandwidth wi-fi speeds up to 5334Mbs. Psycho fast. The other thing to know is that Linksys just packed both of these technologies into their new EA9500 model router for a very nice price.

    Molekule Air Purifier at werd.com

    Molekule Air Purifier

    Posted in Gadgets and Space

    The Molekule air purifier goes beyond the air-scrubbing abilities of a HEPA filter. The technology it uses is called PECO, which stands for photoelectrochemical oxidation that removes allergens and pollutants but also viruses and bacteria from the air. The PECO process breaks these pollutants down to their base molecular level through a filter that captures particles 1000X smaller than HEPA can.

    FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor at werd.com

    FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor

    Posted in Gadgets and Rides and Tech

    Collision warning systems are standard equipment on the latest European luxury cars but if you happen to drive something else, The FenSens Fender Defender is a much more affordable way to add this tech upgrade to your car. It mounts like a license plate frame and communicates with an iOS/Android app to warn you of impending collision by alerting you with visible & audio warnings.