I’m the sort of sleeper who typically wakes a few minutes before the alarm and has no problems getting out of bed. But we’ve all known people who hit the snooze button for an hour after the alarm goes off.
This is one of those gadgets that is such a simple idea, you wonder why you never thought of it yourself. When you fry stuff in the pan, you’re going to get oil splatters all over the place, it’s just a fact of life.
I always imagined that R2-D2 was one of those happy morning people that folks who have a hard time getting up and going each morning would hate. I see R2 beeping his way up and down the halls waking everyone.
If you are a parent and have an electronic wearable that you keep on most of the time, I can guarantee that at one point or another your child has wanted to try it out. Garmin has unveiled a fitness tracker for kids that can also help encourage them to do chores.
The Garmin vivofit jr has kid-sized wrist straps and comes in several vibrant color schemes.
It’s hard to imagine that there was a time when drones took shaky videos. The good ones are so stable now. The biggest problem right now is the size, but that is getting better too. DJI’s Mavic Pro is a good example.
This foldable drone collapses into a package only slightly bigger than those water bottles people like to carry.
The third Android Wear 2.0 developer preview is available, and there are some big new features coming our way, but don’t get too excited just yet. The bad news is that Google has decided to continue its Android Wear 2.0
Apple likes to think that Samsung copies them. Well, it looks like Apple is now copying Samsung, because we’ve now had our first report of an iPhone 7 spontaneously exploding.
It looks like an iPhone 7 has exploded in China for no reason.
It’s hard to believe, but there are people out there who don’t want to kill nature’s tiny little nightmares. They would rather just release them back into the wild. For those people. there’s the bug vacuum.
If you feel bad about killing a creepy crawly, the Bug Vacuum will let you suck it up so you can spare the critter’s life.
Apple made a very “courageous” move by ditching the audio jack in the latest version of the iPhone, but not everyone is hailing them as heroes. The company’s decision made the purchase of the iPhone 7/7 Plus a real dilemma for people who like to listen to music while their phone is charging.
The latest Star Wars inspired kitchen gadget is none other than an immersion blender, featuring Vader’s lightsaber’s hilt for its handle. Now you are blending with the power of the Sith.
It has a speed dial on the top of the handle and a blending arm painted red to simulate a lightsaber blade.
You can use any Bluetooth earpiece for taking calls hands-free, interacting with your phone’s voice assistant, and receiving audio notifications. The Sony Xperia Ear, however, is designed to be different, giving users a new way to control their phones.
We all knew it was on the way and it was even delayed earlier this year, but GoPro has finally unveiled its Karma drone. This new quadcopter is sleek, compact and foldable, which means that you can fit one in almost any backpack and take it with you on the go.
When I was a kid, I loved taking stuff apart to see how it worked inside. My parents, not so much. The stuff was expensive, and often difficult to get back together. Well, like many, that desire to open things up and tear into them has never really left me, which is why we love teardown videos so much.
Musicians rejoice! IK Multimedia just dropped a big update to their iRig HD interface, making it the best way yet to connect musical instruments to your iOS device, PC or Mac. The iRig HD 2 lets you connect guitars, basses, and other instruments to digital devices, and lets you record, tweak and tune sounds to your heart’s content.
The latest version of the iRig HD not only has a 1/4″ Hi-Z input jack, and outputs for Lightning or USB devices, but it’s got a headphone jack with level control, and a 1/4″ output you can hook up to an external amplifier.
Today, digital cameras rule, but many people still enjoy the look and tactile feel of Polaroids. Lomography’s Lomo’Instant Automat Camera aims to revive instant photography for modern users. Think of it as a smart instant camera.
It uses reasonably priced Fujifilm Instax Mini film, combined with contemporary tech to make the experience more pleasant than it’s ever been.