Tech & Gadgets

Canvas Brings a Major Audio Upgrade to your LG OLED TV at werd.com

Canvas Brings a Major Audio Upgrade to your LG OLED TV

Despite the perfect picture, most OLED TVs deliver lackluster audio. A new company called Canvas aims to fix this with their new 3-D hi-fi audio system. Like an oversized sound bar, the Canvas acts as a stand for your flat panel LG OLED TV and features a 4-channel HiFi-grade amplifier with 200W output plus it boasts 30 liters of acoustic volume, much more than other soundbar + subwoofer systems. Available for pre-order now.

This Wireless Charger Works Twice As Hard at werd.com

This Wireless Charger Works Twice As Hard

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With the power of 5 Qi coils inside, the Courant Catch:2 delivers fast dual device wireless charging. Power up your phone &/or AirPods & Watch simultaneously—a max of two devices up to 10W. This compact portable charger features an anodized aluminum base and an Italian leather charging surface. Great for travel, home or both.

The Brilliant Smart Hub Brings It All Together at werd.com

The Brilliant Smart Hub Brings It All Together

The Brilliant Smart Hub gives you touchscreen control of all the smart systems and connected devices in your home, from one interactive screen. It has integrated Alexa voice control functionality, intuitive controls for all smart appliances on easy-to-read menus, and audio and video intercom, as well as dedicated support for Nest, Ring & other devices. Replaces any standard light switch in your home.

Alienware Unveils 55-Inch OLED Gaming Monitor at werd.com

Alienware Unveils 55-Inch OLED Gaming Monitor

In the race for the ultimate gaming display, Alienware’s 55 OLED Gaming Monitor has just pulled away from the pack. It’s a 55-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate plus support for Radeon’s FreeSync technology resulting in smoother, stutter-free gaming. Port array includes a single DisplayPort 1.2, three HDMI 2.0 ports, four USB, 1 headphone, and a SPDIF audio line-out. Available 9/30.

Bose Releases 700 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones at werd.com

Bose Releases 700 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones

Marked by a sleek, more streamlined design than the brand’s ubiquitous Quiet Comfort line, Bose’s new 700 Wireless Noise Cancelling headphones feature re-designed drivers for enhanced audio, intuitive touch-sensitive controls, support for Siri, Alexa, & Google Assistant, 11 levels of noise-cancelling, and 20-hour battery life with the NC maxed out. Available now.

Logitech G Series Mechanical Keyboards are the Thinnest You Will Find at werd.com

Logitech G Series Mechanical Keyboards are the Thinnest You Will Find

Thinner than anything else on the market, Logitech’s new mechanical gaming keyboards, the G915 Lightspeed Wireless & the G815 Lightsync RGB, feature sleek aluminum chassis, and deliver 25% faster actuation, which means there’s less lag between when you hit the command & the game’s reaction. In place of standard keys, these keyboards use GL keys which are half the height, adding still faster response. Choose from the wireless model or the LightSync, which features over 16 million colors to customize your keyboard.

Learn By Doing: The Mirobot Robotic Arm at werd.com

Learn By Doing: The Mirobot Robotic Arm

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If you’ve always dreamed of having a robotic arm to play with, consider your prayers answered. Inspired by the ABB IRB 6700, a real industrial robotic arm used in factories around the world, the Mirobot robot arm lets everyone explore robotics. Whether you are a programming and robotics expert, creative enthusiast or beginner, Mirobot makes the learning fun. Using intuitive controls and open source firmware, the ’bot features 6-axis motion, 110º/sec. joint speed, and .2mm repeatability for doing all sorts of programmable tasks at home, work, or school. A funded Kickstarter.

FIDO Smart Lock Doesn’t Look Like a Smart Lock at werd.com

FIDO Smart Lock Doesn’t Look Like a Smart Lock

Winner of a 2019 Red Dot Design Award, the FIDO smart lock is small and minimalist but gives you the security of 4 different unlock methods: app, fingerprint, bluetooth, or inducted access card. Control & monitor access from anywhere, any time. The lock is unbreakable, unhackable, and installs easily with no additional wiring or connections. 1-year battery life with 2X AAA batteries. A funded Indiegogo.

The SuperMini is a Small Charger with Big-time Power at werd.com

The SuperMini is a Small Charger with Big-time Power

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The SuperMini Powerbank is a very pocketable 10K mAh backup battery. With 18W USB-C power delivery technology it will maintain 1-2 days of extra mobile power for flagship phones and tablets, and can nearly double the battery life of smaller laptops. Compatible with Apple, Samsung Galaxy, Huawei, OnePlus and Nintendo products. Available in black, silver, & blue horizon. A funded Indiegogo.

DJI Introduces Foldable Osmo Mobile 3 Gimbal at werd.com

DJI Introduces Foldable Osmo Mobile 3 Gimbal

It took a minute but DJI has finally integrated their industry-leading Gimbal technologies into a foldable design—making it possible to bring the new Osmo Mobile 3 almost anywhere. It weighs less than a pound, and folded down, measures 6.18 x 5.11 x 1.8 in. making it the ideal companion for shooting content from your phone. Especially when linked with DJI’s Mimo app for mobile editing controls.

Samsung Galaxy Book S Delivers 23-Hour Battery Life at werd.com

Samsung Galaxy Book S Delivers 23-Hour Battery Life

Samsung’s latest laptop, the fanless, 13-inch Galaxy Book S delivers everything you want in your new laptop: speed, power, and a slim, lightweight design. LTE connectivity and 23-hour battery life are pretty sweet, too. Powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx processor, the brand claims this machine offers “40 percent greater CPU performance & 80 percent greater graphics performance” than the outgoing Galaxy Book 2.

VAIO’s SX12 Laptop Has Ports for Absolutely Everything at werd.com

VAIO’s SX12 Laptop Has Ports for Absolutely Everything

Well now, the pendulum seems to be swinging in the other direction with VAIO’s launch of the SX12.  Bucking current trends, this little laptop with its 12-inch 1080p display, is absolutely loaded with ports. Plug it all in: 3 USB-A ports, one USB-C, one HDMI, ethernet port, a full-size SD card slot, a headphone/aux input, and a VGA port (VGA!). The 14-inch SX14 model is reported to be coming soon.

Form Goggles Introduce Swimming’s First Smart Display at werd.com

Form Goggles Introduce Swimming’s First Smart Display

Form has created the only swim goggles with a smart display to deliver all your swim workout data, live in the water. Metrics like split times, distance, and more are displayed as you swim with info appearing right before your eyes on the inside of the lens. Developed in collaboration with top competitive swimmers and coaches, these goggles give water athletes all the data they need to stay on top of their training.

NAIM Introduces a Vinyl-Ready Variant of its Supernait 3 Amplifier at werd.com

NAIM Introduces a Vinyl-Ready Variant of its Supernait 3 Amplifier

NAIM’s studio-quality Supernait 3 amplifier was embraced by serious, high-end audio enthusiasts when it launched a few years back. Today, NAIM has upgraded the amp with new features that hardcore vinyl junkies will appreciate. In addition to the built-in Phono stage, it’s got a Class A preamp output stage which doubles as a headphone amplifier and ceramic heatsink technology which keeps heat down, the rest of the spec sheet is best likely understood by serious stereo nerds.

The Keystone Keyboard Feels Old But Types Fresh at werd.com

The Keystone Keyboard Feels Old But Types Fresh

The Keystone keyboard merges the feel of an old school mechanical keyboard with the precision and functions of a modern digital one. Using magnets and a Hall effect sensor in each key, the changes in electromagnetic energy from your hand contacting the key registers a key stroke, making it actually more sensitive than a new keyboard while feeling like something you used in the school library back in 2004. A funded Kckstarter.

The Beauty Of This USB-C Hub Is That You Hardly See It at werd.com

The Beauty Of This USB-C Hub Is That You Hardly See It

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Unlike most USB-C hubs, this one from StayGo delivers all the ports you need, but also features a setup and cords long enough so that everything is neatly tucked away—keeping your desktop workspace clean and tidy. With ports for 4K HDMI, Gigabit Ethernet, USB-A 3.0 (x3), independent SD + Micro-SD card slots and 85W USB-C pass-thru power, it allows you to easily plug-in & power-up all your desktop gear but stays hidden out of sight, always ready to go.

Surfline Sessions Give You HD Footage with No Filmer Needed at werd.com

Surfline Sessions Give You HD Footage with No Filmer Needed

Surfline, the global leader in surf forecasting & streaming wave porn have a new tech & service on offer. For Surfline Sessions you need an Apple Watch, a Surfline account & their new app. Once linked up, Surfline’s webcams will connect with your watch in the water to track & film your surf sessions. You can then access, download & share the clips all through the app, and with a network of over 500 surf spots & cameras, it’ll be easier than ever to document the daily gnarlitude.