This is what a boombox looks like in 2013. It’s loaded: 8 multidirectional speakers, analog VU meters, FM radio, Bluetooth, karaoke & PA capability, and inputs for headphones, HDMI, USB, and a mic. It’s got an Apple dock, it’s loud and it weighs 27 pounds.
Attach the hipKey to things you don’t want to lose. Not your hair or sex drive but stuff like your car keys, iPad, phone, or children. It’s a 2-way tracking alarm, so if you happen to lose the hipKey, you can find it using your iPhone and vice versa.
For stuff like surfing, swimming laps, or workouts where you sweat like a pig, music is essential for getting you in the zone. Sony’s new waterproof, wireless music player provides that soundtrack and with its clean, hands-free design, it stays out of the way.
Guitar players, DJ’s and even jazz flutists will appreciate the pro-audio sound and super-deep low end drive that iLoud delivers. With guitar and mic inputs, it was designed with musicians’ needs in mind, making it a legit studio monitor in a portable package. Available Spring 2013.
Ninja Blocks can be whatever you want them to be. No, they can’t be Brazilian bikini models but they can act as a remote control for your life. Run your home heating, lights, security system, and all your connected devices from one place using Ninja Blocks apps. Open source software also allows you to create your own custom functions allowing the Ninja to do even more.
Capturing high-quality audio with your iPhone or iPad without additional equipment is pretty much impossible. If you need to record crisp video voiceover, classic quotes from your buffoon of a boss, or even organize blackmail that will stand up to courtroom scrutiny, this 24-bit stereo microphone designed specifically for your iPhone & iPad is what you’ll want.
For unexpected power outages or missions that take you off the grid, this portable, solar powered generator provides power to recharge laptops, phones, cameras, and lights, plus thousands of other electronics, with outlets for 12V, AC, and USB. The generator gets a full charge in 4 hours from a wall outlet or car charger & in 5-6 from the sun, providing enough juice to keep everything up & running until power is restored or you’re back from the boondocks. Available Spring 2013.
Linked to your phone by an always-ready app, this device slides into backpacks, pockets, or other crevices, allowing you to track family members, vehicles, et cetera, while you continue ignoring those around you. When you’re ready to locate something just send the i’m Here GPS a message and your lost treasure’s location is revealed in Google Maps.
Here’s a cylindrical vibrator that won’t embarrass you in the airport security line. The Sound Cylinder for iPad and MacBook is a powerful but compact aluminum speaker tube featuring two forward-facing 32mm drivers & two 43mm side-firing drivers that clips onto your device to providing a serious sound upgrade.
Clean, classic looks and improved function make the new Fujifilm X100S even better than its popular predecessor the X100. This new model boasts the world’s fastest auto focus, locking in at .08 seconds. Even in super low light this means there’s no more waiting and lag between seeing what you want and capturing it at a giant, 16.3 megapixel resolution.