Although technological advances have been marching us toward environments of wireless-everything, cables are still a reality. Even if you don’t mind how they coil about and criss-cross everywhere, wires still require management. Unless you really, truly don’t care. But the rest of us prefer to have a little organization and tidiness.
There are times when we run out of juice on our smartphone during important times, say during a business call. If you’re one of those people who come across a similar problem, take a look at Megalo Mini, a product seeking funds on the crowd funding website Kickstarter.
Creative Technology loves audio, but they probably know that we consumers love audio more than they do. We do, dammit. So this is why they’ve taken such care to produce and support such awesome audio-related products over the decades. Speakers, sound cards, all of it.
We checked out the 808 Audio HPA89WHG and HPA89BKMBT headphones and liked what we heard.
I’m always interested in the latest speakers and audio technology that comes about. Nothing expensive, though, but just in the typical consumer price bracket. What can I say, except that I have a budget for the equipment to create the soundtrack for my life.v
We don’t know if Microsoft is joining the bandwagon but now were hearing Nokia is looking at wearable devices. Will we see a Lumia watch soon? Why not? A Nokia smartwatch just sounds about right.
Although the number of Bluetooth speakers grows each month, there are so many more non-wireless speakers on the market. Many of these, arguably, present better and more detailed sound quality than some of the newer generations. It’s a shame to think that an excellent speaker could be considered obsolete simply due to the lack of wireless to complement the surge of mobile trends.
The iWatch is for real. Apple has not made any announcement yet but we’re expecting it will soon. So the Cupertino company is finally joining the smartwatch bandwagon? Looks very much like it. After all, the iWatch team already has 200 employees.
If you’re waiting for the Power Case for Surface, you be glad to find out that Microsoft has finally provided the shipping date for the accessory. The Power Cover comes with an extended battery, and claims to increase the battery life of the Surface tablet by 70 percent, and also works as a screen cover.
Many companies are making a return to Hi-Fi with releases of audio products touting improved sound quality. From headphones to speakers, easily portable or not, consumers have a wide range of options available.
Remember the Toq smartwatch? The upcoming smartwatch from Qualcomm is now priced at $250 down from the original $350 cost. That’s good news for those searching for the right wearable tech product but find such gagets can be too pricey.
Ah, Google Glass. It’s from Google so it’s revolutionary. The new product may not be found on every geeky head right now but time will come that more people will depend on the glasses.