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Stay Juiced with GoalZero’s Sherpa 15 Power Bank at werd.com

Stay Juiced with GoalZero’s Sherpa 15 Power Bank

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GoalZero’s compact Sherpa 15 Power Bank is a rugged little backup battery that will recharge your phone twice & your headlamp & POV camera 2-4 times. It features the latest in thin-pack lithium technology and is equipped with the cables you need to charge your devices on-the-go, including Lightning, micro USB, and USB-C. In a wall outlet, it recharges in 2.5 hours & with a Goal Zero solar panel, 4-8 hours.

Jabra’s Elite 65t Earbuds Are A Solid AirPod Alternative at werd.com

Jabra’s Elite 65t Earbuds Are A Solid AirPod Alternative

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

If you’re in need of some truly wireless buds to replace your lost AirPods, Jabra’s Elite 65t earbuds are a solid choice. They’ve got Bluetooth 5 to provide a reliable & clear connection, they come with 3 different size silicone tips for a custom fit, and a single button on the right bud allows you to play & pause, holding it down activates your digital assistant. The left bud has the volume control. Battery life is 5 hours & the case recharges via Micro USB.

This Security Cam Won’t Need a Recharge for 365 Days at werd.com

This Security Cam Won’t Need a Recharge for 365 Days

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The indoor/outdoor EverCam HD smart security camera can mount anywhere without fasteners, using magnets instead and is fully adjustable to your desired angle. It also doesn’t need a power source because it’s powered by a 13,400 mAh Li-Ion battery that can go a full year before it needs a recharge, staying in a super-low power mode until it detects motion. Recorded footage is protected by AES 128-bit encryption, and optional cloud storage is also available by subscription. A funded Kickstarter.

Home Or Away, The Beoplay 6 Sounds Sweet at werd.com

Home Or Away, The Beoplay 6 Sounds Sweet

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The latest in B&O’s Beoplay line of stylish, sophisticated speakers, the wireless Beoplay 6 is small in size but delivers room-filling premium 360º sound. Battery life is an impressive 16 hours, and the integrated flex button controls blend into its pearl-blasted aluminum exterior. Available in natural or black.

Coming Soon: Sega Genesis Mini Console at werd.com

Coming Soon: Sega Genesis Mini Console

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To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the iconic Sega Genesis game console, the brand is releasing a mini version of the system. With the help of retro gaming licensee AtGames, Sega will roll out the 16-bit mini Genesis console first in Japan, then in the states later this year. NO word yet on what games they’ll bring back but we’re hoping for Sonic The Hedgehog, Gunstar Heroes, & Streets Of Rage.

Blackmagic Unveils 4K Pocket Cinema Camera at werd.com

Blackmagic Unveils 4K Pocket Cinema Camera

Posted in Photography and Tech

Six years after its debut, Blackmagic Design has completely overhauled & updated their groundbreaking Pocket Cinema Camera. The new model records 4K footage at 60fps in 10-bit ProRes and 12-bit RAW, and with its special windowed HD setting, it can record at up to 120fps. The ISO range has been expanded to 25600 for improved low-light shooting and other key features include a larger 5-inch touch screen and 13 stops of dynamic range. Available later this year.

Ruark Audio Announces New Streaming-Ready Speaker at werd.com

Ruark Audio Announces New Streaming-Ready Speaker

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The forthcoming MRx from England’s Ruark Audio is the brand’s first connected wireless speaker, designed for smaller spaces or to be linked with other Ruark models to create a multi-room system. It offers direct bluetooth streaming using aptX technology. Connected to your broadband, it offers seamless access to Spotify, Deezer, and Tidal, with Amazon Music coming soon. Available June 2018.

Somewear Hotspot Delivers 100% Global Coverage at werd.com

Somewear Hotspot Delivers 100% Global Coverage

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Somewear is a global, satellite hotspot built for adventure—for places where cell coverage is unreliable or non-existent. It’s a pocketable device that keeps you connected anywhere you roam by giving you 100% global coverage via satellite networks. It gives you: texting and location sharing, local weather & alerts, 2-way texting, & SOS/Emergency capabilities. Through the app you can chat or email with anyone in your contact list. A funded Kickstarter.

The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD is Purpose-Built for Content Creators at werd.com

The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD is Purpose-Built for Content Creators

Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

For serious photographers and filmmakers, backing up your files is crucial. The Gnarbox 2.0 SSD makes this process simple, secure & quick, without the need for a laptop, tablet or phone. With transfer speeds of 75MB/s using the SD card slot or 450MB/s via USB-C, it offers one-touch backup using the on-board OLED screen and gives you access to your preset folder trees for organized backups.

VR Content Creation Made Easy: Lenovo Mirage Camera at werd.com

VR Content Creation Made Easy: Lenovo Mirage Camera

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Designed in partnership with Google, the Lenovo Mirage VR180 Camera is a 4K, 180-degree stereoscopic VR camera. Its compact, flat design makes it a more pocketable point-and-shoot solution to most 360 cameras for capturing VR video and photos. You can also live stream or share your VR footage instantly—all your content can be uploaded to Google Photos and livestreamed on YouTube in VR.  Get the VR180 app by Google to turn your phone’s screen into a viewfinder, so you can preview all your photos & videos before you share them.

There’s A Lot To Like About The New GoPro Hero at werd.com

There’s A Lot To Like About The New GoPro Hero

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The latest camera from GoPro is a bit simpler than recent models with a price tag that’s much more enticing: just $199. Simply called the Hero, it shoots HD video at 1440p and 1080p at 60 frames per second. It also shoots 10-megapixel stills and has an electronic video stabilization system. There’s a 2-inch touch display, voice controls for starting & stopping recording, it’s waterproof to 10 meters, and is fully compatibility with existing mounting hardware.

Marshall Introduces Its First Noise Cancelling Headphones at werd.com

Marshall Introduces Its First Noise Cancelling Headphones

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The ever-expanding line of audio gear from Marshall now includes the brand’s first noise cancelling headphones: the MID A.N.C. This over-ear design features custom tuned drivers that perfectly balance clarity with just the right amount of bass. Bluetooth aptX delivers a flawless wireless signal, and battery life runs 20-hours on active noise-cancelling mode & up to 30-hours of wireless playback without A.N.C.