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Turn On Yesterday Vision for Rad Retro Gaming at werd.com

Turn On Yesterday Vision for Rad Retro Gaming

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Yesterday Vision looks like the TV in the pictures from your grandparent’s photo album. In reality, it’s a mahogany enclosure that houses a 19” 4:3 monitor, full-range loudspeakers and a built-in Raspberry Pi computer that emulates classic gaming systems like SNES, NES, Genesis, NeoGeo, MAME, Atari 2600, N64, & PSX. The 1280X1024 monitor has an HDMI input on the back for external devices such as a laptop, Chromecast, modern gaming consoles, etc. They can also be made in custom sizes.

With Anker’s Roav Bolt, Google Home Assistant is Riding Shotgun at werd.com

With Anker’s Roav Bolt, Google Home Assistant is Riding Shotgun

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If you want to have your handy Google Assistant riding along, Anker has the device for you. The Roav Bolt plugs into your car’s lighter, connects to your phone via bluetooth and gives you hands-free control of everything your Google Home Assistant can do right from the driver’s seat. All you you have to say is “Hey, Google” and it’s on.  It also includes 2 PowerIQ-equipped charging ports.

Razer Lights Up Laptop Gaming with Core X Chroma at werd.com

Razer Lights Up Laptop Gaming with Core X Chroma

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The Razer Core X Chroma is the latest upgrade to the brand’s range of external GPUs designed to enhance laptop gaming. In addition to boosting the power supply to a 700W unit, the Core X Chroma got four USB-A ports for plugging in peripherals, and a gigabit Ethernet connector. The GPU connects to your laptop via a Thunderbolt 3 port, and you can use the device to charge a USB-C capable laptop with up to 100W of power simultaneously. The LEDs from your laptop also sync with the lights in the GPU.

Play Capcom Classics On Your Home Arcade at werd.com

Play Capcom Classics On Your Home Arcade

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The Home Arcade from Capcom is a joystick gaming system pre-loaded with 16 classic games—including Street Fighter II, Alien vs. Predator, & Cyberbots… The “competition class” dual joystick & controller connects to any TV via HDMI input, making this compact, plug & play system ideal for travel.

LaCie Introduces Packable, Shippable Rugged RAID Shuttle at werd.com

LaCie Introduces Packable, Shippable Rugged RAID Shuttle

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Building on the iconic LaCie Rugged design, the brand’s new Rugged RAID Shuttle is made for feature filmmakers, independent video pros, photographers, vloggers, traveling content creators and musicians. The device delivers 8TB of storage in a clever flat design—enough space for more than 200 hours of 4K footage & offering transfer speeds up to 440MB per second.  Available May 2019.

Sega Genesis Mini Console at werd.com

Sega Genesis Mini Console

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To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the iconic Sega Genesis game console, the brand is releasing a mini version of the system. With the help of retro gaming licensee AtGames, Sega will roll out the 16-bit mini Genesis console loaded with 40 legendary games.

A Little Sense Will Make You More Efficient & Informed at werd.com

A Little Sense Will Make You More Efficient & Informed

If more data is what you need in your life, get Sense. It’s a simple little device that installs in your home’s electrical panel to provide insight into your energy use and home activity through its iOS, Android, and web apps. See how much electricity you’re using, what time the kids got home, or when a basement light comes on. It identifies patterns in your energy use to help you become more efficient & informed.

Keep Your Wi-fi Up & Running Even If the Power Goes Out at werd.com

Keep Your Wi-fi Up & Running Even If the Power Goes Out

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When there’s a power outage in your home, your router & the life-sustaining wi-fi signal it provides are toast. That is, unless you have the APC 600VA UPS Battery Backup & Surge Protector. When the power cuts out, this clever device turns on, keeping your wi-fi signal intact & online. You can even use it to recharge your phones, laptops & other devices if the outage lasts a while.

The Nubia Alpha is a Smartphone You Wear On Your Wrist at werd.com

The Nubia Alpha is a Smartphone You Wear On Your Wrist

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Combining the functions of a smartphone with the wearability of a watch, the Nubia Alpha, is a smartwatchphone with a flexible 4-inch display that wraps around your wrist. Powered by an Android-based OS, the wraparound OLED screen allows for easy swipe & scroll navigation of apps. It also offers gesture-controls, allowing users to activate functions with the flick of the wrist. Other key features include a built-in speaker, Bluetooth connectivity & a 5MP camera.

Microsoft Introduces HoloLens 2 Mixed Reality Headset at werd.com

Microsoft Introduces HoloLens 2 Mixed Reality Headset

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The mixed reality HoloLens 2 headset from Microsoft was created to bring 3-D holograms to high-tech work environments: industrial, business, communication, and medical applications to name just a few. The $3500 headset combines an untethered device with apps and solutions that help people work & collaborate more effectively. Breakthroughs in hardware design, artificial intelligence (AI), and mixed reality development enable users to touch, grasp, move & interact with holograms in ways that feel natural and it works seamlessly with Dynamics 365 applications.