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The Hero6 is the Best GoPro Yet at werd.com

The Hero6 is the Best GoPro Yet

Posted in Photography and Tech

The latest & greatest from GoPro is out. The Hero6 features the same waterproof case design as its predecessor but upgrades performance with the capability to now shoot 4K video at speeds up to 60fps. This means much cleaner, smoother, and slower slo-mo, up to 10X slower actually. It is equipped with GPS & 5GHz wi-fi for fast uploads to your phone, as well as voice control, 12MP still photos, and improved image stabilization.

HOPii Turns You Into a Craft Brewer with The Press of a Button at werd.com

HOPii Turns You Into a Craft Brewer with The Press of a Button

Posted in Gear

If you want to drink your own home-brewed beer without dealing with all that crafty stuff, HOPii could be the one. It’s an automated, counter-top microbrewing system that enables you to create beers at home in just a few simple steps. It comes with a highly controlled, light-free, oxygen-free fermentation system and features simple, one-touch sanitizing.  Add pre-packaged ingredients, press the button, and in 4-7 days, you’ll have fresh brew on tap.

Teamosa Gives You More Of What You Drink Tea For at werd.com

Teamosa Gives You More Of What You Drink Tea For

Posted in Kitchen and Space

Teamosa is an automated tea brewing machine that uses ultrasonic extraction to retain up to 20% more antioxidants than traditionally brewed tea. It features simple one-button operation backed by precision temperature & time control, cloud-based app control, and auto clean. It can brew loose-leaf teas as well as Teamosa’s variety of paper capsule tea types: white, green, yellow, oolong, black, and pu-erh. A funded Kickstarter.

Nest Introduces a Secure Alarm System at werd.com

Nest Introduces a Secure Alarm System

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

Adding to its suite of smart home security products, Nest is now introducing an alarm system that includes a Guard control system and Detect Sensors—placed on doors and windows—as well as Tag keychains that arm/disarm the security hub. The system links seamlessly with the new Nest Cam Outdoor, Hello video doorbell, and other products to deliver comprehensive home security.

Burton & Danner Team Up on a Hiker-Inspired Snowboard Boot at werd.com

Burton & Danner Team Up on a Hiker-Inspired Snowboard Boot

Posted in Snow and Sport

Heritage snowboard brand Burton teamed up with heritage boot maker Danner on a snowboard boot that brings classic mountain style to the snow. The Burton x Danner boot features a traditional lace leather upper, a removable, high performance Imprint 3 liner and a rugged Vibram EcoStep rubber outsole.

The Soundwear Companion from Bose Takes Wearable Tech in a New Direction at werd.com

The Soundwear Companion from Bose Takes Wearable Tech in a New Direction

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The Bose Soundwear Companion is a unique device that delivers high-quality Bose sound with the freedom of being both hands-free and ears-free. This gives you the freedom to work, interact with others and hear what you wanna hear without being lost in the isolated bubble of your headphones. Wear it around your neck and the upward facing speakers give you music, calls, SIRI voice-control, and simple 3-button controls for playback, pause, & volume. 12-hour battery life.

Wolfcom Introduces the Venture Civilian Body Camera at werd.com

Wolfcom Introduces the Venture Civilian Body Camera

Posted in Photography and Tech

The Venture Civilian Body Camera is made by Wolfcom, which, up to now has only made body cameras for police. They’re betting the public wants them, too. Pretty safe bet. The camera is lighter, smarter, and smaller than a GoPro and records 1080p video at up to 30 fps directly into the unit. It features a rotating 120º wide-angle lens plus nighttime illumination from 4 bright LEDs. It also offers livestream functionality using either wi-fi or your phone’s 4G/LTE connection. A funded Indiegogo.

Patagonia’s Micro Puff Hoody is Featherweight Without the Feathers at werd.com

Patagonia’s Micro Puff Hoody is Featherweight Without the Feathers

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

Patagonia calls the new Micro Puff Hoody the “lightest, most-packable insulated jacket the company has ever created.” It features a unique synthetic insulation called PlumaFill, designed to replicate the fluff and insulation of down. It’s constructed with lightweight Pertex Quantum GL nylon ripstop and features a moisture-resistant DWR coating. The design is also packable and weighs just 9.3 ounces.

Beats Debuts Studio 3 Wireless Headphones at werd.com

Beats Debuts Studio 3 Wireless Headphones

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

At long last, Beats has updated their flagship Studio 3 headphone. The new model has been upgraded with Apple’s W1 chip for instant and effortless pairing with all W1-equipped apple devices. They have improved noise-cancelling, called PureAdaptive ANC that monitors ambient noise and adjusts noise-cancelling levels automatically. Battery life: up to 40-hours. Available now in 6 colors.

Bang & Olufsen Introduces Beoplay E8 Wireless Earbuds at werd.com

Bang & Olufsen Introduces Beoplay E8 Wireless Earbuds

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The Beoplay E8 are Bang & Olufsen’s first-ever earbuds, bringing an audiophile-quality listening experience to a truly wireless in-ear headphone. The E8 buds offer up to 4 hours of play per charge and the storage case has a built-in battery that will charge them back up twice before it needs recharging. A companion app lets you customize the sound profile to suit your needs.

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Treks Into Outerwear Territory at werd.com

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Treks Into Outerwear Territory

Posted in Light Jacket and Wear

Maine-based Hyperlite Mountain Gear, maker of ultralight outdoor equipment, has just launched its first-ever piece of outerwear: The Shell.  It’s a super lightweight technical jacket made of waterproof Dyneema Composite Fabric, keeping its weight to a mere 6-ounces. Adventure-friendly features include a built-in packable stuff sack, helmet compatible hood, waterproof zipper, and adjustable velcro cuffs.

Fitbit Introduces The Ionic Smart Watch at werd.com

Fitbit Introduces The Ionic Smart Watch

Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Watches

The newest smart fitness watch from Fitbit looks like a squared-off Apple Watch and it’s aimed at the very same audience. It features GPS, Heart Rate monitor, swim tracking, contactless payments, music storage, and all the standard fitness tracking tech you need. They’re also introducing new wireless headphones called Fitbit Flyer for rocking your workout soundtrack. Available in October.

Belle is a Speaker & Bluetooth Hub In One at werd.com

Belle is a Speaker & Bluetooth Hub In One

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

Belle from Podo Labs is a 100-watt wireless speaker that can crank on its own but also functions as a Bluetooth hub, allowing you to link up to 6 other speakers and create an immersive wireless sound system anywhere. Like surround sound for movie night or switch it to its dedicated “Sub” mode and use it for thumping bass and low-end while the other speakers deliver mids & highs. Basically, Belle delivers solid sound with lots of options for custom connectivity. A funded Kickstarter.

Latch C is the Home Smart Lock for iPhone Users at werd.com

Latch C is the Home Smart Lock for iPhone Users

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Latch has just introduced a new iPhone version of its home smart lock. The Latch C can be controlled remotely from your iPhone through Apple’s HomeKit Platform. Smaller than the original model, it still features a built-in camera to see who comes to the door, offers passcode and/or card access and logs everyone who comes through the door.