If you’ve got some of those old-fashioned photo prints you’re dying to get back into the graveyard of your hard drive, the Doxie Flip is the device that’ll do it. It’s a flat bed scanner that will scan 4X6 originals at up to 600 dpi. The cover pops off easily to allow for scanning all types of flat stuff: images, artwork, whatever.
For the kitchen outfitted with every conceivable gadget to avoid culinary disaster we offer yet another new essential, the smart thermometer. Not stupid and forgetful like you, this shimmering stainless temp-taker with digital display will make sure your meat is heated to the optimal temperature every time.
For those trying to break free of an adult Lego problem or an interest in electronics that others deem odd, this analog synth kit could transform you from weirdo to “musician” almost instantly. In collaboration with Korg, littleBit’s modular kit lets users experiment with an almost infinite combination of audio, visual, and sensory creations.
Pelican has built its reputation by making industry-leading, indestructible cases for cameras and tech electronic gear, so this 1000-lumens LED work light is definitely built for work. It sits atop a 5-foot tall adjustable mast and will glow for 5 hours on a charge.
Floor mopping robots are very useful considering where mopping sits on most people’s list of weekly goals. This one will clean wet or dry on tile, wood, cement, whatever you’ve got. Which is amazing. But unfortunately we’re still pretty far from sandwich-making and beer-fetching robots.
Bosch has a new laser measure that syncs with Android and iOS to get your measurements of length, area, and volume as well as angles & multi-surface distances all into your smartphone where those measurements can be superimposed over images of the jobsite. Stuff like that.
You weren’t the only one expecting to see a picture of Justin Bieber. And despite the ironically reverse-ironic name, the Douchebag is a pretty solid bag designed to carry skis, snowboards, golfclubs, etc. The key to the design is its adjustable length. Because as you know, it always comes down to length! [insert Andrew Dice Clay voice:] “OHHHH!” via
You want to relive those righteous Burning Man moments. And until you return to the desert next fall, the Pulse Bluetooth speaker from JBL will hold you over. It kicks out 10-hours of high-quality sound plus it gives you a colorful LED lightshow that keeps time with your tunes.
That polished aluminum speaker tube will stick out like a turd in a punch bowl after you’ve redecorated your place to full Steam Punk style. Ditch it for this free-standing Android + iOS bluetooth speaker that delivers modern hi-fi audio in what looks like vintage 1928 equipment.