Gadgets Category

    Savant Smart-Home Hub at werd.com

    Savant Smart-Home Hub

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    If your connected, smart gadget-controlled home feels more confusing than intuitive, Savant’s new smart hub & universal remote could really simplify things. It gives you one-tap access to network and cable-TV stations, Sonos, Roku, Apple TV, game console, and even lighting. The remote features a color touchscreen and voice control.  This is the first foray into a more cost-friendly product for the typically high-end Savant.

    Escort Max360 Radar Detector at werd.com

    Escort Max360 Radar Detector

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Max360 radar detector uses app-enabled voice alerts & 360º protection to keep you from getting that speeding ticket. It features front & rear antennas to scan for signals & comes pre-loaded with Escort’s exclusive DEFENDER nationwide database of active red light and speed camera locations.

    The Nomad Pod Pro at werd.com

    The Nomad Pod Pro

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Every new device in the mix means yet another charger and cable to deal with. The Nomad Pod Pro eliminates one by charging your Apple Watch & iPhone at the same time. The 6000 mAh battery will deliver 2 full charges for both devices; the retractable Lightning connector cable will also charge your iPad.

    Angee Autonomous Home Security System at werd.com

    Angee Autonomous Home Security System

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Angee is an autonomous home security & communication system that gives you a full 360° view of your home with voice recognition, at-the-door identification, motion-detecting rotation, advanced learning, cordless portability, and a number of additional features, all with no subscription fees.

    Google Chromecast 2 & Chromecast Audio at werd.com

    Google Chromecast 2 & Chromecast Audio

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Chromecast 2 is the update to Google’s popular Chromecast streaming device. The app-driven device got an all-new look, a built-in HDMI Cable, and a new adaptive antenna system that delivers a better connection with automatic adjustments. They also rolled out Chromecast Audio, a device that lets you turns any speaker into a connected speaker for streaming.

    Formlabs Form 2 at werd.com

    Formlabs Form 2

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Massachusetts-based Formlabs has just released their 2nd-generation desktop 3D printer. Their wi-fi enabled Form 2 is 50% more powerful and able to build objects 40% bigger than the first model. Unlike most desktop 3D printers, Formlabs’ employs a process called stereolithography in which a laser shoots into a bath of liquid photopolymer and cures it into a solid object bit by bit.

    Logitech Harmony Elite Whole-Home Controller at werd.com

    Logitech Harmony Elite Whole-Home Controller

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Logitech just added this ultra-mega remote to their popular Harmony line, allowing you to control just about everything in your home with a single, intuitive device. It will control 15 home products like thermostats, smart toasters, & window shades as well as being compatible with 270K different AV devices from all major brands.

    CUJO at werd.com

    CUJO

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    CUJO is a guard dog for all your connected devices, offering security & protection from data breaches. But it looks more like a little puppy than a snarling man-eater. It tracks all data that comes & goes through your devices and alerts you to malware or odd activities. It even has a pair of eyes that open wide when it senses a digital intrusion.

    SteelSeries Nimbus Controller for Apple TV at werd.com

    SteelSeries Nimbus Controller for Apple TV

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    SteelSeries wasted no time releasing the first dedicated game controller for the all-new Apple TV. And this full-sized wireless controller looks legit: a D-Pad, two thumbsticks, four shoulder buttons, and a menu button plus 40-hour battery life.

    Sphero BB-8 Droid at werd.com

    Sphero BB-8 Droid

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    This is it.  The Star Wars toy that will likely be the most coveted during the holiday shopping season. Colorado-based Sphero built a smartphone controlled BB-8 droid.  Like the one you’ve seen rolling around in the upcoming Episode VII trailer. They’ve packed a ton of personality into this one as evident in the above video.

    Exploride at werd.com

    Exploride

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    The Exploride is a transparent heads-up display that turns any car into a smart car. It does a lot: GPS, phone functions, streaming music, dash cam, cloud access, wi-fi hotspot & more, all using a safe gesture-control interface. A funded Indiegogo campaign.

    Ferrolic at werd.com

    Ferrolic

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    Ferrolic is an electromagnetic display that merges nature and technology using ferro fluid; creating animated displays, moving text & custom visuals. In the example shown, it’s a mesmerizing clock.  Software driven electromagnets balance the fluid between gravity & its own natural forces.

    Touchjet Wave at werd.com

    Touchjet Wave

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    This device turns your TV into a large touchscreen tablet, allowing you to control everything with a swipe and a tap. Just clip it to the top of your TV and gain full touch control.  Don’t sweat about greasy screens – you don’t have to actually touch the screen, just get close to it with a simulated tap.  Touchjet Wave can also be controlled remotely using your phone.

    Branto Orb at werd.com

    Branto Orb

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech

    This 360º degree camera is designed for keeping an eye on your home when you’re away. It can be controlled remotely to pan the room as it sends streaming HD video to your Apple or Android phone, tablet, etc. Night-vision functionality plus motion and sound detectors provide home security & linked to smart home devices, it can remotely control lights, thermostat, & more.