The makers of LaserSaber highly recommend the use of safety glasses and advise against any sort of “sword play” while practicing your fencing techniques with their high-tech, laser-powered sabers. That said, with a 32″ polycarbonate blade and sturdy aluminum hilt, swordfighting will be hard to resist.
Most people who give ContourROAM POV cameras the advantage over GoPro models say it comes down to a better design. They’re not as boxy, which makes them easier to hold & mount. Contour’s latest offering, the watersports kit includes all the gear you need to use the camera in or underwater; like on your surfboard, kayak, or next snorkeling adventure.
From a distance, people might think you’ve finally entered the new millennium and given up your old PC. Yeah, Sony’s latest VAIO laptops with spiffy new Ivy Bridge processors, the T11 & T13 Ultrabooks, look so much like Apples with their magnesium and aluminum bodies it’s incredible. And, yes, they have internet.
The onboard speaker in your iPad sucks. If you want to hear the movie, your music, or your lady when you FaceTime, the Sound Prism bluetooth speaker is a good add-on. It also happens to be designed to fit neatly into your Smart Cover, too.
Samsung’s press release for their latest Android-powered touchscreen smartphone claims the new Galaxy S III will “allow you to lead a life extraordinary.” C’mon guys, calm down, it’s a phone. We will, however, give them credit for loading it with Android’s latest OS, Ice Cream Sandwich (yes that’s the name) plus powerful, sharp two-way cameras, and a 1.4GHz 4 quad processor for file transfers twice as fast as their last model.
Fishing trips, bachelor parties, and drunken four-wheeler races, have claimed many a digital camera. That’s why Olympus created a camera for guys who roll like you. Their TG-1 iHS Tough model is beer-proof to 40-feet and dance-floor proof from a 6-foot drop. It also comes with a “memory card” to help you piece together what happened the next morning. Coming soon.
The original JamBox from Jawbone is a powerful little portable sound system. Now they’re introducing the Big JamBox. It’s twice the size of the little one but still super portable. It is also twice as loud which will drown out the crappy music those people down the beach are trying to blast. The battery lasts for 15-hours.
Unfortunately for those endeavoring to lead a paperless life, there is still a lot of dead tree material we must deal with: receipts, photos, business forms, contracts, etc. The Doxie helps you tame this pile of pulp. It is a wireless scanner that requires no computer – send your scans wirelessly to any of your devices or (gasp) straight up to the cloud.
You know the song Radar Love? Well, you should. It’s by Golden Earring, look it up. The Striva wireless headphone system is pretty much the “wave in the air” the singer is talking about in the song. Striva lets you listen to music every way possible via streaming with a wi-fi connection. And if you really want to, you can plug them into your device the old fashioned way.
If you have an embarrassingly small dock, this one from Jarre could be just the enlargement you’re looking for. Attach your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch and this big boy will provide stunning visuals for you and your partner as well as high quality sound delivered through those two space-age speakers & a subwoofer hidden in the back.