A quality flashlight tends to be one tools we tend overlook until it’s needed most. I’ll admit that half the flashlights in my house use the old-style bulbs, while the rest have newer, brighter Cree lights. Yet these devices still run on Sanyo Eneloop AA batteries that recharge through a wall charger.
For the majority of situations, battery packs are fairly safe from damage or abuse. We tend to keep them stored with our other gadgets that are (hopefully) taken care of well. I’ve brought them with me outside and even on camping trips with no problems. However, danger can and will lurk around any corner.
Although there have been many new products to hit the shelves, and with more on the horizon, certain categories are showing some age. Portable speakers and mobile accessories are a couple of examples.
Fitness smartwatch manufacturer, Basis Science, is looking to sell. The company is said to be seeking around $100 million from potential buyers that consists of companies like Google, Apple, and a few others.
At CES 2014, there were a number of booths showcasing their new line of mounting equipment for mobile devices. Most were designed for one-handed operation, compatible with the majority of smartphones out there on the market. Some of them even boasted being able to handle large phones with thick, protective cases too.
Thanks to Youtube, we have at our fingertips plenty of video evidence of unique yet romantic proposals. There was the Disneyland dancing proposal and the Home Depot proposal, but what if I told you Google Glass proposals are the latest videos to hit the interwebs.
Although tablets make for ideal consumption devices, they’re quite handy when it comes to creativity and content creation. They tend to have just the right amount of screen size and under-the-hood power to effectively drive image, audio, or video apps out there.
Things certainly have changed quickly over the past few years, as technology and gadgets have pervaded so many aspects of our daily lives. As such, a recent nationwide survey has shown that women strongly prefer amorous relationships with gadget-obsessed males over the gym-obsessed ones.
By now, you and everyone you know should have at least heard of Game of Thrones. The books have been out for years, but recently experienced a surge of attention ever since HBO started the series a few years ago. The creators of South Park featured a 3-part story arc with Game of Thrones as a central theme, in the most recent season.
Health- and fitness-related wearable tech captured quite the attention and imagination at CES 2014. Despite the positive focus of such gadgets, there are those who question the actual effectiveness of having these types of monitors on. Some don’t feel that the information, alone, is of much use.
At CES 2014, robots were a pretty big deal, attracting large crowds of people. While the terrestrial ones were cool, it was the flying kind that got lots of attention. Parrot, especially, had grownups flocking around to ooh and ahh at their live demonstrations each hour.
Between the 4K Ultra HD Porn and this, I’m feeling a little creeped out by society. A developer is claiming he built the first Google Glass app for sex. Yeah, that’s right. And while I can’t even imagine what that app could possibly do, apparently Sex with Glass allows partners to share points of view to “experience sex like never before.”