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Nomad’s Hub Delivers Wireless Charging Plus 4 More Via USB at werd.com

Nomad’s Hub Delivers Wireless Charging Plus 4 More Via USB

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Compatible with iPhone X & 8, Nomad’s wireless charger & multi-port USB charging hub is capable of charging up to 5 devices at once and is designed in matte black to blend into your home’s decor. Hidden in the side & bottom are 4 high-powered USB ports and a cable routing passage for clean cable management.

DJI Introduces Compact Mavic Air 4K Drone at werd.com

DJI Introduces Compact Mavic Air 4K Drone

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The latest consumer camera drone from the now uncontested leader of the pack, DJI, is called the Mavic Air. It inherits the best of Mavic’s drone innovations in a package that will fit in the palm of your hand. It shoots 32MP spherical panoramas, 4K video, has 3-directional sensing, user controlled smart capture, and boasts a 21-minute flight. When you’re done shooting it folds up into a compact little brick you can carry in your camera bag or backpack.

Universal Audio Introduces a Portable & Powerful Recording Interface at werd.com

Universal Audio Introduces a Portable & Powerful Recording Interface

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Designed to deliver studio-quality sound in a small package, the Universal Audio Arrow 2×4 Thunderbolt 3 Audio Interface will give YouTubers, vloggers, podcasters and anyone else who needs to record voice tracks at home or in the field, a simple, versatile, & for its size, a powerful 24-bit interface. It plugs into your Mac or PC with a thunderbolt 3 cable via a USB-C port and needs no other power for its built-in pre-amps, amps, compressors, & equalizers.

Kygo & Google Team Up On a Smart Speaker at werd.com

Kygo & Google Team Up On a Smart Speaker

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Norwegian EDM producer Kygo teamed up with Google to create a voice-assist AI smart-speaker. The Kygo B9/800 offers wireless streaming, multi-room capability, built-in Chromecast, and a dedicated sound app.  It can also control your other smart home devices. Available soon.

Korg Unveils Flagship Prologue Synth at werd.com

Korg Unveils Flagship Prologue Synth

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The new flagship Prologue synthesizers from Korg have been a long time coming and they’re rolling out two powerful analog models, both with full-size keyboards: the 16-voice 61-key prologue-16, and the eight-voice 49-key prologue-8. They are both pro-level, multi-mode, polyphonic machines equipped to produce the next generation of out-of-this-world sound.

Nintendo Introduces DIY Robots For the Switch System at werd.com

Nintendo Introduces DIY Robots For the Switch System

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Designed to add another dimension to its Switch game console, Nintendo has created a range of DIY robots. These new accessories called Nintendo Labo are made of cardboard and encourage kids to not only get more hands-on and interactive while playing the Switch system, they also allow users to engage in more creative and tactile gameplay.

Bourge Design’s Venus Wireless Charger is a Work Of Art at werd.com

Bourge Design’s Venus Wireless Charger is a Work Of Art

Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

Made of glass and aluminum, the Venus wireless charger from Bourge Design looks more like a piece of modern sculpture than a device to power up your phone; but that’s what it does. It’s a 10W Qi charger that delivers fast-charge capability, USB-C charging plus an additional USB-C port. An LED indicator lets you know you’re connected.

Vestaboard Shares Your Messages Mechanically at werd.com

Vestaboard Shares Your Messages Mechanically

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Like those classic schedule signs in the train stations of Europe, the Vestaboard is a mechanical display that scrolls rapidly through wheels of characters, stopping to create each new message. With Vestaboard you can share your messages, plus calendars, and a whole range of other display functions directly from your phone. Get messages, share updates, and run apps like Twitter, Envoy, and Google Calendar, and see it all up there on the wall. It measures 37” X 21” and is 3.1” deep.

This Gimbal Turns Your Phone Into a Cinematic Camera at werd.com

This Gimbal Turns Your Phone Into a Cinematic Camera

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The Osmo Mobile 2 is a handheld smartphone gimbal designed to capture & share cinematic movement with incredible ease. Using a lightweight design, it offers intelligent functions and modes to create seamless panoramics, timelapse, motionlapse, hyperlapse, and super-slow-mo as well as offering one-button zoom control. Battery life is 15 hours.

One Card For All Your Payments: The Dynamics Wallet Visa Card at werd.com

One Card For All Your Payments: The Dynamics Wallet Visa Card

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Visa teamed up with a company called Dynamics to create a card that allows you to make payments from multiple sources, all from the same piece of plastic. Their Connected Dynamics Wallet Visa card stores info for multiple cards and features an embedded 65K-pixel display powered by a mobile phone chip, giving you the freedom to pay from one account here, and another one next time, while displaying account info on the card.

Portable Power: Incase’s IconConnected Power Sleeve at werd.com

Portable Power: Incase’s IconConnected Power Sleeve

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With a built-in 14,000 mAh battery, the IconConnected Power Sleeve from Incase will deliver enough juice for two full recharges of your MacBook Pro and other devices and its all packed into a standard-size sleeve. It features both a USB-C port and USB-A port and will be available later this year in 13-inch & 15-inch sizes.

Razer Unveils HyperFlux Wireless Charging Mouse at CES at werd.com

Razer Unveils HyperFlux Wireless Charging Mouse at CES

Posted in Computers and Tech

If your mouse doesn’t offer wireless charging, what are you waiting for? The gaming geeks at Razer have upgraded their offerings with the new Mamba HyperFlux mouse and Firefly HyperFlux mouse pad. The mouse is charged entirely by the mouse pad and with no battery inside, it’s much lighter. Plus, a built-in Micro-USB port allows you to plug directly in and use even when you’re away from your mouse pad. Available as a bundle sometime in Q1.

Sennheiser Unveils High-End HD 820 Headphones at werd.com

Sennheiser Unveils High-End HD 820 Headphones

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This week at CES, Sennheiser unveiled its update to the popular high-end 800 S series headphones: the HD 820. The open-back design features a metal over-ear can with a Gorilla Glass window putting the internals on display. The headband and ear-pads are a mix of synthetic leather and microfiber and it uses an over-sized 4.4mm audio-in plug to reduce distortion.