Fact: your phone’s Android operating system isn’t perfect. If this wasn’t true, Pressy wouldn’t exist. It’s a button that plugs into your phone’s headphone jack & links up with a programmable app that let’s you create simple push-button controls for all your phone’s functions. Snap a pic, answer a call, play a song, record video, all without scrolling through all the screens and opening apps. Just press the button.
Rideye is a black box for your bike, an onboard crash recorder that features HD video, one-touch operation, & a one month battery life to keep an accurate, objective record of your car versus bicycle battles.
A team of engineers, programmers & artists have created a way for you to easily, instantly digitize your sketches in real time. iSketchnote is an iPad cover that let’s you draw and sketch on real paper with technology that transfers your artwork, notes, etc, directly onto your iPad screen for use in a whole slew of applications.
Samsung just jumped into the smartwatch fracas with a mean machine. It syncs with your Galaxy phone & offers over 70 compatible apps. Check notifications, control music play, take calls, & so on. It’s also got a 1.9 MP camera, 2 mics, & shoots 720p movies.
Nintendo’s newest handheld is different than their current 3DS unit; it features a flat, tablet style form factor with 2 screens & it plays all 3DS games as well as older DS games. The 2D has 2 cameras for snapping pics & recording video and it’s going to cost 40 bucks less than the 3DS unit when it hits stores this fall.
After you print the 5 preset shapes that came free with your 3D printer software, you’ll begin to wonder why you bought the thing in the first place. What you’ll need then is MakerBot’s new 3D laser scanner, which allows you re-create detailed 3D forms from just about anything you can fit onto the device’s deck.
Clever name for a clever product. The ChargeCard is a slim USB charger for your phone that fits right in your wallet so you can whip it out & power whenever, wherever.
Are you ready to let technology replace human communication? Sorry stupid question. So, check out Sigmo. Instead of wasting valuable space in your brain learning another language, this live translation tool will do all the thinking & translating for you. Link it with your smartphone via bluetooth, set it to your native & target languages & press the button.
For surfers, skaters, & snowboarders, the only thing worse than stinky style is bragging about the barrel, handrail, or jump you just slayed. Trace is an activity monitor designed specifically for action sports that will allow you to brag using data instead of your mouth. It uses inertial sensors, algorithms & GPS to track your tricks and let’s you share the data through your socials.
Claimers generally claim that they’re heading into the wilderness to disconnect. Yeah right! So why are there 57 different products for charging your phone in the woods? Exactly. Here’s another. The collapsible FlameStower captures the excess residual heat from your cookstove to charge USB powered devices. Phone, iPad, mini-RC helicopter, you know, all those things you need to get in touch with mother nature.