The Wemo Mini Smart Plug lets you control your electronic devices right from your phone or tablet. It uses your existing home wi-fi network to provide wireless control of lamps, heaters, fans, and more, with no subscription or hub required. Just plug it into an electrical outlet then plug a device into the Smart Plug, and control your device using the free Wemo app.
Former World Cup soccer player and industrial designer Jay DeMerit is the artist behind Rockit Logs. They’re audiophile wireless speakers mounted in recovered & reclaimed acoustic-quality softwoods sourced from logging industry waste. Each speaker is unique and you can even order one designed & signed by sports stars like Steve Nash & Eddie Lack. With the funds raised by this Kickstarter campaign, DeMerit will donate product profits to his Rise & Shine Foundation, promoting sports and youth empowerment.
The forthcoming OP-Z from Sweden’s Teenage Engineering is a wireless 16-track multitimbral synthesizer that combines multiple step sequencers with a drum kit, and tape sample mode. Fully sequence-able parameter locks & per-step modifiers allow you to change the timing, pitch of notes and flow of the sequencer. OP-Z also features visual sequencing, for adding projected animations to your musical performance.
Encased in domestically-sourced, selectively-cut wood from trees grown in the USA, Volta V is the first commercially-produced handcrafted wooden computer. The idea is that rather than adding to the world’s Mount Everest of E-Waste, your computer can be easily upgradable as well as considerably more biodegradable. Choose from multiple configurations for gaming & streaming in 1080P or 4K or a top-of-the-line unlocked hot rod featuring Intel Skylake Core i7 4.0GHz Overclocked, 16GB DDR4 RAM, NVidia GeForce 1080 8GB, 500GB SSD & Windows 10 64 Bit.
Make this the year you finally cut the cord. And start with the AirWave from Mohu. It gives you simple and complete wireless access to live TV and streaming content, all in one place and with no monthly fees. It’s the first-of-its-kind wireless over-the-air (OTA) and over-the-top (OTT) device that integrates live, local broadcast TV with free streaming channels across popular streaming devices, including Apple TV, Roku, Fire TV, Android, iOS, and more. Launching late Spring 2017.
Constructed with real wood veneers—Ebony or Maple—and featuring the classic looks of spun copper switches & knobs, the room-filling sound of the Heritage Wireless Three tabletop stereo system blends the acoustics and classic design legacy of Paul W. Klipsch with the latest technologies: bluetooth & USB connectivity as well as Klipsch Stream Wireless Multi-Room Audio.
For use in any car built after 1996, the self-contained Navdy Head-up Display provides drivers a safer, easier alternative for reading navigation & vehicle info. It sits on the dash & projects its info onto the windshield: Google Maps, street names, speed limits, engine RPMS, & even connects with an app to your Android or iOS device, so you never have to reach for your phone.
From the makers of recording studio-quality Blue brand microphones comes a new line of premium headphones. They feature 50mm drivers sealed in an airtight enclosure for superior sound and unique ergonomics provide a better fit. Choose from a passive sound model or go for the powered-up one that features a built-in audiophile 3-mode amplifier.
With the PowerRay submersible drone from China’s PowerVision Robot, your fish stories are going 4K. It uses sonar to detect fish, blue light to lure them in and a 4K camera to stream the underwater action back up to the boat. It can dive to depths of 98 feet and go 130 feet away from the boat. Available globally for pre-order on February 27.