It’s not just the addition of a rose gold colorway, the new 12” Macbook got some internal upgrades. It is now faster, thanks to a sixth-gen Intel Core M processor. The battery is also improved, now offering 10 hours of web browsing and 11 hours of video. The gold does look nice though, doesn’t it?
The Uni-Fi UB5 from award-winning audiophile brand ELAC America, is their latest 3-way speaker. Inside the standard speaker box exterior, it boasts a 5.25” bass woofer and a concentric mid & tweeter that are separated in their own enclosure. This design reduces interference from the low-end tones to maintain crisp, clear sound in the mids & highs.
Utilizing unique materials & modern design, the Hult Design team created Pavilion, a premium bluetooth speaker that looks as good as it sounds. Its high-density concrete base contains a 20-watt full-range driver to deliver sound that’s dispersed through a D-Spiral copper acoustic element for clean, warm tones across the whole sound spectrum. A funded Kickstarter.
The Nativ music system puts the world of music at your fingertips. It’s a unique music player with a hi-res touchscreen that streams Apple Music, Spotify, & Tidal to your computer, NAS or smartphone. Add the Nativ Wave & you get a fully-balanced Digital-to-analog converter for audiophile-quality sound from all your playback devices.
From the team that created Video Stitch, a program that builds 360º video from multi-directional camera footage, comes Orah 4i, the world’s first camera to offer 360º Virtual Reality video live streaming. It shoots in 4K & stitches the footage in real-time, creating possibilities for immersive VR experiences as they happen.
At 10.4mm thin, HP’s new Spectre notebook computer is the slimmest ever created. That even beats out Apple’s newest MacBook. An aluminum, carbon fiber, and copper construction paired with a speedy Core i5 or Core i7 processor helps blend form with function in what is arguably the most beautiful laptop available. PC makers obviously aren’t giving up on the laptop market. They are being forced to build eye-catching, powerful devices to compete with mobile.
Bump is a wall charger and power bank, with a 3-foot premium charging cable, all encased in a small squishy-looking frame. This unique design was created by Karim Rashid, whose distinctive style in all mediums, adds a fun, artistic flair to even the most mundane of objects.
For big-time storage needs you can take with you on the road, have a look at Seagate’s new Innov8 drive. It’s the first-ever USB-powered (USB-C) drive to offer a whopping 8TB of storage in a portable, external package.
There’s a lot going on in Sony’s latest iteration of the RX10. It still gives you 960 fps, 1080p super slo-mo, 30 fps 4K filming and 20 megapixel stills at 14 fps. The big upgrade to the new model is the giant zoom lens: an f2.4, 24-600mm that will make footage from your nosebleed seats look like you were front row on the floor.
OLO is the first-ever smartphone-powered 3D printer. It uses the light from the front of your iOS, Android or Windows phone to print 3D objects from all sorts of 3D & scanning software, as well as designs from OLO’s own library. Using light-sensitive resins, it can build hard or flexible objects for countless applications.