Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

Withings Activité Watch

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With the appearance of a classic watch, the Withings Activité Watch, is decidedly deceptive. With Bluetooth Connectivity to it’s Withings’ iOS and Android Health Mate, it competes with the new generation of wearable health tackers. However wearable health trackers have shown a short life span among its owners. Owners typically stop using it after about six […]

Enjoy a Single Glass of Red Wine Without Popping the Cork

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If you’ve ever bought a bottle of red wine and, unable to finish it, covered the mouth of the bottle and then tried to drink a glass a few days later, you know what an unpleasant experience this can be. As soon as oxygen hits that complex beverage, it begins to degrade and pretty soon […]

Self-Driving One-Person Robot Cars Hit Sidewalks of Japan

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Now that we are all in agreement that the Segway is just never really going to catch on, it’s time to look at tiny self-driving vehicles like this one to get us around when we don’t feel like using our legs. TheHitachi Robot for Personal Intelligent Transport System, or (sigh) Ropits, is a one-person vehicle […]

Bose Solo Sound System

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Long before white Apple gear, we remember being amazed by tiny cube speakers from Bose. They were one of our first true pieces of audio love. Now, the company that holds a special place in our ears and hearts has given us an awesome TV sound system setup with a single speaker. The speaker fits […]

Subsonic Chair

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Canadian designer, Greg Ball, constructed the Subsonic Chair with a very young (and decibel tolerant) demographic in mind. Fusing his dual interests in car audio and furniture, he created a bass-heavy chair that incorporates two 16” subwoofers and two four-inch mid-range speakers into its frame. The subwoofers are so voluminous that they form most of […]

Gold & Co. iPhone 5 Covers

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London based gold-plated products company Gold & Co. has taken their penchant for creating quality customized in their ISO 9001 approved facility and upgraded the iPhone 5. With a black model constructed of 24-karat gold and a white version made of 24-karat rose gold each priced around $4,380. 

Beats By Dre Pill and Executive Headphones

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Beats by Dr Dre has released the Executive Headphones. With brushed aluminum and leather, the sleek high-end design fits the executive title. Also announced is the Pill portable Bluetooth headphones.  The Pill is about the size of a bottle shampoo and aptly shaped like a pill. Both are the first releases without Monster. The portable pill-shaped speaker […]

A Look At Some Popular Health And Fitness Apps On The IPhone 4S

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The Apple iPhone 4S is arguably the most versatile smartphone in the world. This is thanks largely to the AppStore, which is also one of the main reasons the phone is so popular. In this article we will look at a couple of the popular apps from the Health and Fitness category of the AppStore.