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TechnologyTell Review: LuguLake 4200mAh Qi battery pack

With so many battery packs out there in various shapes, colors, and capacities, there’s almost no end to the choices available. But, on the upside, it makes for a greater range of personalization. It’s easier than ever to accessorize with a certain look that you want to portray.

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An ode & a review of “Solo Stick” by the Millennial who won’t get off your lawn

Ah, the #selfie. If there’s a more culturally relevant Millennial invention, I have yet to find it. The selfie changed the game, down to the very fundamentals of humanity. CES 2015 was the land of bifurcated tech gurus. One half patrolled the show floor with a selfie stick taking awesome, wide-angle shots of themselves in front more »

Use LoopPay and truly leave your wallet at home

LoopPay delivers on what ApplePay, Google Wallet and CurrentC can only dream about: it allows you to leave your wallet at home. LoopPay’s bluetooth devices use MGT—Magnetic Secure Transmission— instead of the NFC (near field communication) technology in Google Wallet and Apple Pay.

TechnologyTell Review: Genius Pack high altitude flight bag

The Genius Pack fits in the category of messenger bags for tablets or small laptops. It’s a light-duty bag for those interested in carrying essentials.

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TechnologyTell Review: Keyport Slide 2.0 keychain

I’m a firm believer of the ‘less is more’ concept. You can call it simplicity or minimalism, so long as it’s understood that my habits also maximize on utility. It’s having what you may need with the least amount of baggage – having your cake and eating it too. So when I was presented with the opportunity to review the Keyport Slide 2.0, I jumped at it.

Kickstarter Project Spotlight: The Wishbone smart thermometer

Within the recent years, baby tech has really been on the upswing. From wearable pajamas that can detect health metrics to a smart pacifier that can alert parents when the device has gotten away from their baby, it seems to be a product category that is here to stay. And now, there is a smart thermometer looking for funding on Kickstarter that aims to make taking your baby’s temperature monumentally easier.

Now you can post selfies to.. breakfast toast

Whether it’s the ultimate accessory for the known narcissist in your life, a means to stake claim on bread at an aggressive breakfast table, or because you own pictures that are oh-so-cute-that-you-can’t-stand-it-and-must-consume-it, you can now eat your selfies. Yup, the Selfie Toaster exists, and it comes straight from the unique crazy geniuses at Hammacher Schlemmer. more »

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Zyro DroneBall disrupts the tyranny of your dumb old balls

Balls, balls, balls. Frisbees, pucks, shuttlecocks. I’ll bet you didn’t know that they were your grandpa’s way of playing games. They’re such a frustrating letdown, amirite? A problem in search of a solution. I mean, when you’re not throwing or kicking them around, they just sit there. What a waste! But not to worry. Silicon Valley has you covered with — what else? — a “smart ball.”

TechnologyTell Review: Bestek power bank jump starter

The Bestek Power Bank and Jump Starter does very well as a convenient kit to have stowed away in vehicles for car and/or gadget charging emergencies.

SONICable Cuts Mobile Charge Time in Half

Never wait for your smartphone to charge again! The SONICable charges mobile devices twice as fast as normal smartphone and smartwatch chargers.

TechnologyTell Review: NapAnywhere travel pillow

The NapAnywhere travel pillow overfunded its Kickstarter campaign back in 2013. It even won an innovation award at the 2014 International Travel Goods Show, but it wasn’t until recently that I had even heard of it. Since I was anticipating some long drives to and from CES 2015 in Vegas, I thought it would be the best time to test out this uniquely-designed travel pillow.

Share content on a large scale, whiteboards with Equil Smartmarker

So what do you do after you’ve successfully launched a digital smartpen and don’t want to rest on your laurels? Well, you go bigger and follow up with a digital smartmarker, of course! Luidia, the creator of the Equil Smartpen 2, has just launched the product website and wrapped up the first product presentation at DisruptCRE in Chicago for the Equil Smartmarker.