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Microsoft Introduces the New Surface Laptop at werd.com

Microsoft Introduces the New Surface Laptop

Posted in Computers and Tech

The sleek Surface laptop from Microsoft is a slim, 13.5 inch notebook running the new Windows 10 S operating system. Featuring a PixelSense display and offered in 4 colors: Platinum, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue, & Graphite Gold with an Alcantara-covered keyboard.

Leica x Master & Dynamic Present the 0.95 Headphone Collection at werd.com

Leica x Master & Dynamic Present the 0.95 Headphone Collection

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

For the creation of the 0.95 Collection Headphones, the audio experts at Master & Dynamic teamed up with Leica. Of course Leica is known for the highest quality cameras but it is their timeless design aesthetic that makes this matchup work. Three new models are on offer, all featuring streamlined designs and the best materials: stainless steel, cowhide leather, and M&D’s industry-leading audio components. There are 2 over-ear models and one in-ear. All resemble a Leica for your head.

The Beoplay P2 is a Sleek, Button-Free Portable Speaker at werd.com

The Beoplay P2 is a Sleek, Button-Free Portable Speaker

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The latest portable, premium speaker from Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay line is the completely button-free P2 speaker. Playback control is kinetic: tap to play, pause, or shake to skip a track. Created by award-winning designer Cecilie Manz, it features materials like pearl-blasted aluminum and a leather lanyard. EQ & custom audio controls can be adjusted and managed through the Beoplay app.

DJI Takes Stabilization to the Next Level with the Ronin 2 at werd.com

DJI Takes Stabilization to the Next Level with the Ronin 2

Posted in Photography and Tech

DJI revolutionized the market when it created an affordable SteadiCam-like stabilizer for digital video & cinema production with its Ronin system. With the release of its updated Ronin 2, they’re offering a larger, more advanced Hollywood-quality rig capable of carrying a 30-lb, camera—like a Red— with longer lenses. Dual 4,280-mAh batteries deliver up to 8-hours of stabilization. It’s also equipped with a quick release mount allowing you to swap it out for different applications and through different modes, all on the fly.

Introducing the GoPro Fusion Spherical Camera at werd.com

Introducing the GoPro Fusion Spherical Camera

Posted in Photography and Tech

When the GoPro Fusion is released this fall, it will be the first spherical camera the action-camera giant has ever produced. Early details: it will record 360-degree video at 5.2K30 for VR and standard video formats. In addition to 360, it features a function called OverCapture that allows users to extract a standard video file from the 360º footage. GoPro will also offer software that allows users to create a more POV-style experience rather than the circular fisheye effect produced by most of its competitors.

The Hover Camera Passport is a Mini Drone That Flies On Its Own at werd.com

The Hover Camera Passport is a Mini Drone That Flies On Its Own

Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

Winner of both a Red Dot & IF Design Award and built by Zero Zero Robotics, the Hover Camera Passport is an AI powered autonomous camera drone now available exclusively through the Apple Store. It uses body & face recognition plus AI to follow you mid-air, always keeping you in the frame as it captures 13MP pictures &/or streams video directly to your device. It you want to fly it like a normal drone simply link with the app & control it with your phone.

Go Big With LaCie’s 2big Dock Thunderbolt Drive at werd.com

Go Big With LaCie’s 2big Dock Thunderbolt Drive

Posted in Computers and Tech

For big-time storage needs, LaCie has you covered with their 2big Dock Thunderbolt drive. It’s a high-capacity, enterprise quality drive with lightning fast 440mb/second transfer speeds. Ports galore: USB C & 3.0, dual Thunderbolt ports, a display port, and slots for SD & CF Cards. Capacities range from 12TB to 20TB.

The ZeTime Smartwatch Blends Analog Style with Tech Function at werd.com

The ZeTime Smartwatch Blends Analog Style with Tech Function

Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Watches

ZeTime is the world’s first smart watch with mechanical hands over a touchscreen. Designed in Switzerland, this always-on smartwatch blends classic design with a full-color screen and smart features like Caller ID and Calendar, plus 1-touch access & notifications for Facebook, Messenger, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Linkedin, Gmail, Skype, Hangouts, Uber, & more.  A funded Kickstarter.

The River Mobile Power Station Has Your Backup at werd.com

The River Mobile Power Station Has Your Backup

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

At one third the weight & double the power of anything else on the market, River is an amazingly versatile portable power supply. It’s got a mega-capacity Li-ion battery (116,000 mAh with a total output of 500 watts) that will charge every device you own, multiple times. For ports, there are 2 USB Quickcharge 2.0,  2 USB, 2 USB Type C, 2 AC Outlets,  2 DC Outlets, &  a 12V car port. It can be charged by AC, the car port, or an optional solar panel.

Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System at werd.com

Get Off The Wall Sound with the BeoSound Shape Speaker System

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

With its modular, wall-mounted design and vast color choices the BeoSound Shape speaker system can be customized to match and elevate any living space. The “shape” itself also acts as an acoustic damper to improve the acoustics of any space. Link up to 44 speakers and stream directly from your phone or tablet via built-in Chromecast, Apple AirPlay and Bluetooth for room-filling, hi-res quality sound.