Designed and built in France, upstart audio brand Aëdle makes headphones using only the highest quality materials. The launch of the VK-1 Valkyrie is their debut product and it’s offered in two versions. One is an all-aluminum construction featuring handsewn lambskin leather trims; the other is a blacked-out carbon style.
Ski & snowboard helmets with built-in speakers are nothing new but Sweden’s POC brand stepped it up by partnering with Beats by Dre on the sound. They also included a microphone for taking calls and put controls on the cord for volume, switching songs, etc. Available January 2013.
If “goofy” and “novelty” aren’t qualities you’re looking for in a USB drive, this smooth, sleek, Macbook-matching drive should be right up your alley. Available in 16 and 32GB capacities, it’s designed for pure function.
The “hand-feel” of physical buttons can make all the difference on a gaming device. That’s why Archos gave their new Android ‘Jelly Bean’-powered GamePad actual buttons for the real deal feel. With a 7-inch screen, 1080p visuals, & Wi-fi plus access to Google Play & Google Apps, it also works great as a tablet for web, email, apps, etc. Coming to North America early 2013.
Right now your music is all over the place but this all-in-one home system called the Olive ONE gives you convenient access to your tunes by connecting all your devices with one simple touchscreen interface. The unit also boasts audiophile quality speakers plus optional customization and accessories. Made in the U.S.A.
Strap these red leather-clad, full-coverage, carbon fiber, DJ style headphones on over your ears and nobody will try talking to you. Plus, you wouldn’t hear them anyway.
Contest open to USA mailing addresses only because of shipping restrictions.
You know how much your “friends” like looking at photos of your dinner, your kids, & your cat, so why not share more with them? How about your heart rate or blood oxygen level? The Tinke wellness monitor system makes it possible. This lightweight device also tracks respiratory rate, & heart rate variability to give you a vita rate. Press a button & it can socialize all your data.
The perpetual annoyance of losing stuff like your car keys, TV remote, or children could be over. The StickNFind sticker emits a bluetooth signal, allowing you to use your iPhone or Android device to track down anything you put a StickNFind sticker on.
Comparing this high-end portable audio system to an iPod is like comparing a Ferrari to a Ford Fiesta. The AK 100 features 32GB of storage, 16-hour battery life, a 2.4-inch touchscreen, & a super-sharp Wolfson DAC. It’s capable of playing MQS, Ogg, FLAC, WAV, WMA, APE, and even MP3 files. And if these file types don’t compute, stick with your Fiesta.
For the owners of ultra-high-definition TVs, 4K-resolution content still hasn’t quite caught up with you. But the RedRay player, the first plug & play device capable of providing 4K content to your 4K display, plus the ability to upscale your regular HD content to 4K is coming soon.