I sometimes buy things just because of how impressive the product’s mechanics are. Typically if an electronic gadget has something to do with a new use of an older technology, I’m always interested. So it is with the Nexus 4 charger for Google’s flagship Android phone. The charger uses electromagnetic induction to power the phone simply through a magnetic field. Continue reading
Embrace is a refined piece of furniture that holds and charges your mobile gadgets. What makes it unique is its flexible design which allows you to rest it on the arm of your sofa, embracing it while keeping your mobile phone and tablet at an arms’ reach. Continue reading
It’s easy for me to get agitated if I accumulate too many gadgets, especially those that can be reduced from two or three different objects to one and still perform the same tasks. It was always a dream of mine, too, especially in college, to watch Netflix films on my dorm room wall instead of huddling around a cheap television. The C120 pocket projector from Acer is the nexus of all these technological wishes. Continue reading
It’s always a little difficult for me to mobilize a disciplined workout regime. I tend to visit the gym in fits, and I’ll stay at home for weeks with a successful weight-lifting routine on maybe one of those days. Technologies like the Aria by Fitbit are perfect for motivating consistent fitness, and hopefully helpful for someone like me, too. Continue reading
Impeccable German engineering and dapper British design: these are the impressive attributes of the Paul Smith Edition Leica X2. Smith, an iconic British fashion designer, turned his aesthetic attention to the efficiently manufactured 35mm X2, brightening the design of the normally austere but functional camera. Continue reading
When I first stumbled upon the Nebula 12 from Micasa LAB it took me a couple of seconds to realize what it was I’m seeing… Let me tell you about this revolutionary gadget – it’s a self generating indoor cloud connected to Meterological data to show what’s the weather like outside! How cool is that?! Continue reading
In the pre-digital age, analog cameras used to reign supreme. Developing film was highly regarded as an art form, and the photos were beheld as priceless tangible memories. Though the advances of modern technology are nothing to complain about, sometimes we forget to appreciate the magic of the good old days. Thankfully the folks at Illot have a real appreciation for vintage treasures. Continue reading
Modern, creative, London-based Logical Art designed by Hanhsi Chen and Yookyung Shin. Designed as a way to make technology visually attractive ‘digital jewelry’. The Empty Memory collection comes in two styles (one by each designer), a stainless steel and Plexiglas or asymmetrical hollow frame combo representing structure and transparency. Continue reading
Heating costs can be immensely big, while unfortunately not always guaranteeing a well and correctly heat up place. How about you? Do you also perhaps live in a country where winters are relatively long and cold? Would you also absolutely adore to be able to save on your heating bill, while in fact enjoying a warm living environment? Or perhaps you live in a place where constant cooling is required throughout hot summers? Then, please take your time to read through this presentation and do hop on to the amazing website of Nest, taking your time to go through all details.
But for starters, let’s see some basic features and characteristics of this brilliant device, designed to accommodate to your mind, your habits, your wishes, while simply saving you money! Moments like that, I’m so thankful for innovative design and modern technology. So, what can Nest do for us? Continue reading
While Mr Sinatra was singing in the rain, you and I and all who are going to install Moxie are most probably going to be happily singing in… the shower. Sounds like a cliche?
Well, there are quite a lot of individuals out there who enjoy singing while they shower, there is no doubt about that. But who has a showerhead that incorporates a wireless speaker all in one? Yes, you heard well. A shower head and wireless speaker is what Moxie is, available at Kohler. Continue reading