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Microsoft Brings Cortana Voice-Control to the GLAS Smart Thermostat at werd.com

Microsoft Brings Cortana Voice-Control to the GLAS Smart Thermostat

Posted in Space and Tech

Teaming up with Johnson Controls, Microsoft has created a new smart thermostat for your home. GLAS tracks indoor & outdoor air temps and air quality, and adjusts accordingly. It features a translucent touch display and offers the voice-controlled convenience of Cortana digital assistant as well as app-driven control via bluetooth and wi-fi.

Replace Your Light Switches with Brilliant Home Control at werd.com

Replace Your Light Switches with Brilliant Home Control

Posted in Space and Tech

With the Brilliant Control you’ll have a single control panel for your smart lighting, Sonos system, Nest Thermostat and other smart home devices. It installs in just minutes over an existing light switch and features a full color LCD touch display giving quick voice & touch functionality from one device to the next. Available for pre-order now.

Yuneec Introduces Voice-Controlled Mantis Q Drone at werd.com

Yuneec Introduces Voice-Controlled Mantis Q Drone

Posted in Photography and Tech

The Mantis Q drone from Yuneec captures 4K & stabilized 1080P video, uses voice commands and features a 33-minute battery. Gesture control and facial detection are also on the list, as well as a tiny, portable controller. It’s got a top-speed of 44mph, weighs less than a pound and it’s designed for easy portability with fold-up arms. The camera also shoots 13-megapixel photos in either JPG or DNG format.

HP’s Voice-Controlled Tango Printer Looks Like a Book at werd.com

HP’s Voice-Controlled Tango Printer Looks Like a Book

Posted in Computers and Gadgets and Tech

Designed to blend into the background of your office decor, HP’s wireless Tango printer features a fabric cover so they look like a book when not in use. They also feature Amazon Alexa for voice-controlled functionality as well as app-based control, allowing you to print, scan, & copy from anywhere. Choose from indigo & charcoal linen, or a natural cork cover.

A Mini Drone With Gesture Control: The DJI Spark at werd.com

A Mini Drone With Gesture Control: The DJI Spark

Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

The latest from the drone lords over at DJI is the Spark, a mini drone that you can fly with hand gestures. Yeah, wave, point but using the simple gesture-control works only within 10-feet, so it’s perfect for selfies, follow cams, and group shots. But when you want to fly it farther—up to 1.2 miles away, control it with the DJI GO app on your phone. The Spark shoots 1080p HD video and 12 megapixel photos with 2-axis gimbal stabilization.

The Caavo Control Center Puts All Your Content in One Place at werd.com

The Caavo Control Center Puts All Your Content in One Place

Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Television

The Caavo Control Center is a slick little device that allows you to combine your sound system and TV for the ultimate home viewing & listening experience, all in one device. It manages your entire entertainment experience: cable/satellite, streaming media players, and gaming consoles. Just connect everything to Control Center and hook it up to your TV and sound system. It supports 4K UHD, HDR and Dolby Atmos so you can enjoy the most realistic picture quality and incredible surround sound. It comes bundled with a universal remote as well.

Remote Control R2-D2 Mini Fridge at werd.com

Remote Control R2-D2 Mini Fridge

Posted in Gear for Men

This life-size, remote control R2-D2 is a fridge that will not only keep your drinks cold, it will also cruise right over & deliver them to you. It’s got the sounds & movements you expect from R2 as well as the capacity for a six-pack of cans.

Control Your Smart Home with a Piece of Wood at werd.com

Control Your Smart Home with a Piece of Wood

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Mui has created an interactive smart display that can control all of the IOT appliances and devices in your home. But it isn’t some OLED touchscreen or e-ink remote, it’s a piece of wood. Sanded Sycamore, Cherry, Maple, or Ash to be exact. It’s touch-activated and pairs with a dedicated app to deliver voicemail, weather, clock, and timer functions as well as working with connected devices like thermostat, light dimmers, and music players.

Ground Control Delivers Power and Style in Equal Measure at werd.com

Ground Control Delivers Power and Style in Equal Measure

Posted in Decor and Space

Inspired by mid-century design and created by Brooklyn-based Juniper Design Studio, Ground Control is a series of brass, surface-mounted power accessories that includes a double USB charger, an electrical plug, a toggle switch, and a dimmer knob. They mount flush to any surface, including floors, and are available in raw brass, satin nickel, or black oxide to blend stylishly into any environment.

Traeger Adds App-Driven Control to Their Newest Wood-Fired Grills at werd.com

Traeger Adds App-Driven Control to Their Newest Wood-Fired Grills

Posted in Grill and Host

Whether your plan is to grill, smoke, sear, bake, roast, braise, or BBQ, the Timberline grill is built to deliver consistent temperatures. It’s constructed with a double-wall, commercial-grade stainless interior and features an airtight lid gasket. Its pill-shaped barrel provides enough room for 3-tier grilling, meaning more food cooking simultaneously. The WiFIRE control system gives you the freedom to change temps, set timers, and connect socially all from the Traeger App. Available in 2 sizes.

Hotel Scarface: Where Cocaine Cowboys Partied and Plotted to Control Miami at werd.com

Hotel Scarface: Where Cocaine Cowboys Partied and Plotted to Control Miami

This is the insane true story of The Mutiny, the hotel and club at the center of Miami’s cocaine cowboys heyday and an inspiration for the film Scarface. In the 70s & 80s, The Mutiny attracted Hollywood royalty, rock stars, and models who flocked to the hotel’s club to pop bottles and snort lines alongside narcos, hit men, and gunrunners, all while marathon orgies burned upstairs in elaborate fantasy suites.

Ecobee 4 is the First Smart Thermostat with Alexa Built-in at werd.com

Ecobee 4 is the First Smart Thermostat with Alexa Built-in

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech

Ecobee partnered up with Amazon to build Alexa voice assistance into their latest smart home thermostat. Like Nest & Honeywell’s Lyric, the Ecobee 4 is a wi-fi enabled smart thermostat but it’s the first one to offer voice-enabled Alexa, allowing you to control temps via voice as well as all the other features Alexa delivers: music, news, etc. The unit also pairs with up to 32 individual room sensors, detecting occupancy & temp in the rooms and adjusting accordingly.

Heads up! No Eyes Needed To Operate the O6 Remote at werd.com

Heads up! No Eyes Needed To Operate the O6 Remote

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

O6 is a remote control for your devices that let’s you operate them without your eyes. It connects via Bluetooth to any iPhone or iPad, allowing you to browse, operate and toggle between apps with the touch of a finger. Use touch, voice, and gestures to control apps and listen and respond to text & email messages and social posts, answer/make phone calls, get navigation directions and more. A funded Kickstarter.

This Power Strip is Seriously Smart at werd.com

This Power Strip is Seriously Smart

Posted in Gadgets and Gear for Men and Tech

This is far from the average power strip. The Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Power strip gives you 6 smart outlets, 3 USB ports, voice control with Amazon Alexa & Google Assistant, & Microsoft Cortana, remote control from anywhere via the Kasa App, ETL certified surge protection, and energy monitoring.

Amazon Brings Alexa To Every Socket with Smart Plugs at werd.com

Amazon Brings Alexa To Every Socket with Smart Plugs

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

With the introduction of Smart Plugs, Amazon now brings the power of Alexa to every room in your home. They plug into a standard wall socket and allow you to control appliances remotely using the Alexa app or voice control. They can also be set as on/off timers and don’t require connection to any other hub device.

Automate Your Existing Shades with AXIS Gear at werd.com

Automate Your Existing Shades with AXIS Gear

Posted in Space

The Gear device from AXIS is the easiest way to automate your window shades. The streamlined devices fit on virtually any window shade & will blend perfectly into your connected home, allowing you to adjust the shades with app control & voice control via Amazon Echo hubs or Google Home.

This Wi-Fi Enabled Garage Door Opener Can Be Controlled From Anywhere at werd.com

This Wi-Fi Enabled Garage Door Opener Can Be Controlled From Anywhere

Posted in Garage and Gear for Men and Space

Not only does this jackshaft-style opener eliminate the overhead clutter of a ceiling-mounted motor, moving it off to the sidewall, with built-in Wi-Fi, the LiftMaster Elite Series 8500W garage door opener is the easiest way to get your garage connected. Using the MyQ mobile app, it allows you to receive alerts and control the opener from anywhere. It includes a remote LED light that can be placed anywhere to provide bright light & linking MyQ app to partners apps gives you even more enhanced garage control options such as voice control and offense closing.

Nyrius Smart Outlet at werd.com

Nyrius Smart Outlet

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

The Nyrius Smart Outlet turns dumb electronics and appliances into smart ones. It provides on/off/proximity control to anything capable of plugging into a wall outlet, like a lamp or your electric can opener; and it lets you remotely control them without a Wi-Fi connection or hub. The Nyrius app will enable you to control 3 devices in iOS & 7 in Android.