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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.

Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers at werd.com

Urbanears Releases a Duo of Sharply Designed Wireless Speakers

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Combining clean Scandinavian design with versatile functionality & room-filling sound, the Baggen and Stammen from Urbanears let you stream from the cloud or hook up to your turntable; save your favorite playlists as presets, and play solo or link multiple units. Simple tactile knobs control power & volume and to perfectly suit your space, the speakers are available in a variety of colors.

Samsung Unveils the New S8 Smartphone with Wraparound Infinity Display at werd.com

Samsung Unveils the New S8 Smartphone with Wraparound Infinity Display

Posted in Portable and Tech

Finally some good news for fans of Samsung phones: the S8 is out. Its most striking feature is the 5.8-inch infinity display that bends seamlessly to wrap around the entire face of the phone. There are also no physical buttons, allowing the wraparound screen to cover 80% of the phone. There’s also Bixby, Samsung’s onboard AI assistant that both responds to your voice & reads what’s on your screen. The new S8 will be available April 21.

Dell Releases The World’s First 8K Desktop Display at werd.com

Dell Releases The World’s First 8K Desktop Display

Posted in Computers and Tech

In preparation for the next, next, next level in ultra HD content, Dell has created an 8K desktop display. The 32-inch UP3218K boasts a resolution of 7680 x 4320 with a pixel density of 280ppi. That’s not just ultra sharp, it’s a world’s first. Winner of the Best In Show prize at this year’s CES, it is currently available for pre-order.

The Kardia Portable EKG Puts Heart Health Data at Your Fingertips at werd.com

The Kardia Portable EKG Puts Heart Health Data at Your Fingertips

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

The Kardia portable EKG links with your smartphone to provide potentially life-saving heart health data. It provides the easiest way to detect possible atrial fibrillation early and reduce your risk of stroke. Place your fingers on the sensors & in 30 seconds, you have a medical grade EKG. Data is stored to be accurately shared with your doctor.

The Mont Blanc Summit is Both Smart and Good Looking at werd.com

The Mont Blanc Summit is Both Smart and Good Looking

Posted in Tech and Watches

With the sharp looks of a classic Mont Blanc analog, the Summit smart watch delivers modern tech function without the Inspector Gadget vibe. It’s powered by Android Wear, with Bluetooth & wi-fi connectivity & features a bright, AMOLED display plus an easy interface for notifications & email, a heart rate monitor, and much more. Compatible with phones running Android 4.3 or higher and iOS9 or higher.

The Book One from Porsche Design is a Stylish Laptop & Tablet In One at werd.com

The Book One from Porsche Design is a Stylish Laptop & Tablet In One

Posted in Computers and Tech

Porsche Design is anything but predictable and with the release of the BOOK ONE they’re exploring new terrain yet again. This time, a 2-in-1 laptop computer with a detachable display that functions as a tablet. The display is deployed using a VarioHinge, inspired by the gearbox of a sports car. Under the hood there’s a 7th Gen 2.70 GHz Intel i7-7500U processor, 16 GB RAM, & 512 GB SSD hard drive. Battery life is 14 hours.

SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package at werd.com

SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The Playbase from SONOS is a tidy solution for bringing dynamic premium sound to your home viewing & gaming experience. Its low-profile design practically disappears beneath your TV and set-up is simple: 2 cords, one for power & one optical cord connecting the TV.  App access allows 1-touch streaming from over 30 services & TruePlay speaker tuning enables you to customize the sound to best fit your space & speaker configuration.

Native Union’s Dual-Port Smart Charger Makes a Lot Of Sense at werd.com

Native Union’s Dual-Port Smart Charger Makes a Lot Of Sense

Posted in Tech

A smart, compact form and Smart IC technology combine to make this one ingenious dual-port USB wall charger. Smart IC technology ensures your device is charging at maximum speed (3.1A max & 2.4A per port) while also providing safety & surge protection. Fold-away plug pins make it portable & pocketable.

The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design at werd.com

The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

A clean, minimal design in matte aluminum, the latest wireless speaker cube in the Beoplay lineup is the 240-watt Beolit 17. It delivers: room-filling sound and 24-hour battery life plus premium details like the leather carry strap and a non-slip tray on top where you can place your phone without scratching it or the speaker. It offers one-touch connection to your device and 4 operating modes through the Beoplay App, including an alarm w/snooze function, remote control, & lots of options for audio presets.