Bump is a wall charger and power bank, with a 3-foot premium charging cable, all encased in a small squishy-looking frame. This unique design was created by Karim Rashid, whose distinctive style in all mediums, adds a fun, artistic flair to even the most mundane of objects.
OLO is the first-ever smartphone-powered 3D printer. It uses the light from the front of your iOS, Android or Windows phone to print 3D objects from all sorts of 3D & scanning software, as well as designs from OLO’s own library. Using light-sensitive resins, it can build hard or flexible objects for countless applications.
The Elemnt GPS computer connects to your phone via bluetooth or your home network wi-fi so you can control & program it without scrolling through sub-menus on the device itself. Works with Strava running & cycling app as well as ANT+ devices like heart rate monitors & speed sensors.
The Cube is the first projector built specifically for mobile devices, expanding what’s on your phone’s 5-inch screen all the way up to 120-inches. Roughly the size of a GoPro it supports video input from Micro SD, MHL & HDMI. The bright LED light source means crisp, clear colors on a variety of viewing surfaces. The system includes the Cube, a flexible tripod, remote & charger.
It’s a fairly discreet video doorbell that streams in 720p so you can hide inside undetected to efficiently view & ignore unwanted visitors & even record activity around your entry in 1080P. Ring Pro also offers a standard doorbell ring, 2-way conversation & optional cloud recording of your security footage.
With Amazon’s Tap speaker, you’ve got a built-in DJ that will play whatever you tell her to. It features “Alexa” voice control to play all your favorite jams from streaming services like Prime Music, Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and TuneIn or via bluetooth from your phone or tablet. 360º dual-speaker Dolby sound & 9-hour playback.
The Phantom 4 is the newest drone from DJI and it’s autonomous, meaning it automatically avoids obstacles as well as detecting humans. 5 cameras help it achieve this ability with on-board software that creates a 3D map of the surroundings for navigation. The main capture camera records in 4K UHD.
In his Oscar acceptance speech, Leonardo DiCaprio made clear that his interests go beyond European supermodels. Namely: the environment. Here’s more evidence: he’s an investor & advocate for Zuli Smartplugs. These plugs are used to automate home appliances as well as switches & thermostats. A network of at least 3 plugs will link with the Zuli app to detect your presence in the home or space, turning on & off accordingly & saving energy.
Like the Tesla Powerwall, Orison is a rechargeable home battery/power supply. A single Orison puts out 2.2 kWh—enough to power an AC Unit, a laptop, and a television set for six hours, plus a refrigerator for 24 hours a day. With their simple online tool you can figure out exactly how many hours it will take to power your place. Using a cloud system, the units determines the best time to recharge so they’re never drawing power at peak hours. And that saves money. Orison units are available in wall mount or tower form.
Your wi-fi is the worst. Eero will set you straight. It’s a home wi-fi system that will end the buffering and eliminate your home’s dead zones. Unlike a single-router, with eero, you link up several—3 for the typical home—and they work in perfect unison to deliver hyper-fast & stable wi-fi everywhere in your house.