The pros choose Shure microphones for both live shows and studio recordings & now Shure has created a line of portable digital mics made for mobile recording. The versatile MV88 model plugs directly into iOS devices, the MV51 is a large diaphragm condenser mic, & the MV5 is designed for music, podcasting and video chats.
The BeoSound Moment from Bang & Olufsen gave everyone wood when it was unveiled this week at CES in Las Vegas. Like, actual wood. Oak to be exact. In addition to the touch-sensitive wooden control panel, this premium music streaming system also features a colorized Mood Wheel that selects songs based on how you’re feeling.
Sony’s new ultra-thin 55, 65 and 75-inch Android-powered 4K TVs are so skinny you can almost see their skeleton. At a mind-warping 4.9mm thin, they are about the same thickness as your iPhone 6. The 3840×2160 display is backed by the new 4K Processor X1, improving color, clarity, and contrast for 4K content. Available in Spring 2015
With the Defender in its final year of production, Land Rover is bidding farewell to its legendary SUV by creating three final special editions: The Heritage, The Adventure, & the Autobiography. As expected, each model is distinctive and seriously detailed, sending the Defender out on a high note.
Being the world’s smallest, lightest, & smartest laptop charger sounds pretty good but Zolt has even more to offer. Use it to Power your laptop and two mobile devices, simultaneously plus it’ll power your GoPro, portable speakers, camera and more.
British custom carmaker Ariel has taken their infamous Atom track-day racer & turned it into an off-road, sandrail-style dune buggy. Under the hood of this open wheel 2-seater is Honda’s 2.4-liter i-VTEC engine. Delivering 232 hp and 221 lb-ft of torque via a six-speed close ratio manual transmission, the 1477-lb Nomad can race from 0-60mph in 3.4 seconds to a top speed of 125 mph.
Before becoming the world’s most notorious dictator, Kim Jong-Il ran North Korea’s Ministry for Propaganda and its film studios. In this almost slapstick but totally true story, Jong-II ordered the kidnapping of South Korea’s most famous actress & her ex-husband who was the country’s most famous filmmaker with the goal of making better Communist films.
The epix from Garmin is a tough, color touchscreen GPS watch with a 1.4-inch color display. Its omnidirectional built-in antenna works with both GPS and GLONASS satellites & the epix also features a built-in altimeter and three-axis electronic compass.
Just released at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, XON Snow-1 is a sensor-enabled snowboard binding that tracks your movements and weight distribution as you ride. It also tracks speed and GPS location allowing you to review your riding with a video overlay function. Available Fall 2015.