Tag Archives: smart technology

  • Ikawa Digital Home Coffee Roaster (Video)

    Ikawa Digital Home Coffee Roaster (Video)

    For most people, coffee is simply a beverage we pick up on our way to work so we don’t fall asleep in our cars. But for true coffee connoisseurs, there’s a new kid on the block that lets you take unprecedented control over your coffee, by roasting the beans in small amounts in your own home […]

  • Nuimo Universal Smart Home Controller

    Nuimo Universal Smart Home Controller

    If you’re old enough, you remember the feeling of power than accompanied the acquisition of a new universal remote. No TV was immune to your commands! Now there’s a new spin on that idea in the form of Nuimo, a universal remote for everything in your house. Nuimo is compatible with a host of different smart […]

  • SipaBoard: “Jet-Propelled, Self-Inflating, Smart Paddleboard”

    SipaBoard: “Jet-Propelled, Self-Inflating, Smart Paddleboard”

    The paddleboard has always carried with it a connotation of rugged outdoorsmanship and separation from modern conveniences, but now you can go paddle boarding with the aid of your wireless devices. It’s the SipaBoard, a “jet-propelled, self-inflating, smart paddleboard” now in the very tail-end of its fundraising phase on Kickstarter. The SipaBoard’s jet propulsion system not […]

  • Smartflower POP All-in-One Solar Power System

    Smartflower POP All-in-One Solar Power System

    If all goes according to plan, the future will continue to get more and more solar-powered. But there’s only so much a typical homeowner can do to get on board – covering your roof in solar panels might be prohibitively expensive, with no guarantee they’d pay for themselves in short order. But Smartflower POP is an alternative […]

  • Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch (Video)

    Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch (Video)

    Surfing may be the sport most dependent on time in order to compete at the highest level. It’s all predicated on tides, after all, and for your maximum surfing potential to be reached you need to have access to as much data as possible – which is where the new Nixon Ultratide comes in. Billed […]

  • Aivvy Q: Headphones With Built-In Streaming

    Aivvy Q: Headphones With Built-In Streaming

    Headphones are great, but if you’re stuck in a place without any quality music, what good are they really? The concept of music deserts will come to an end for you once you get a pair of Aivvy Q headphones, since they sync up to the cloud and stream all the music your ears can handle, […]

  • 3D Robotics Solo: “The World’s First Smart Drone” (Photos)

    3D Robotics Solo: “The World’s First Smart Drone” (Photos)

    The phrase “smart drone” sounds a little like an oxymoron if you think about it – isn’t the whole point of “drones” that they AREN’T smart, and that they do whatever their human users tell them to do? But that hasn’t stopped the people at 3D Robotics from unveiling what they refer to as the first […]

  • Tile: Tracking Tags You Can Attach to Almost Anything

    Tile: Tracking Tags You Can Attach to Almost Anything

    Other than virginity, nobody likes to lose stuff. And with all this smart technology floating around, we should easily be able to track the things that are most important and most likely to be lost, like our keys and wallets – but there hasn’t been a really simple way to do this that’s caught on […]

  • Ray: The “Super Remote” for Your Television

    Ray: The “Super Remote” for Your Television

    The last time I invited someone named “Ray” into my home, I was inviting a lot of 2 AM fridge raids and Iron Maiden listening sessions. But I think I’d get along a little better with this Ray, a smart, “super remote” that enhances your TV viewing experience. Ray gives you a lot of the features that an expensive […]

  • Equil Smartmarker: The Smart Whiteboard Alternative (Video)

    Equil Smartmarker: The Smart Whiteboard Alternative (Video)

    The meeting room whiteboard is an office staple going back to whenever they stopped using chalkboards in offices. But it just might be time for an upgrade, and the Equil Smartmarker is here to provide just that. The Equil Smartmarker doesn’t do away with erasable ink on a whiteboard (or glass) surface, but instead amplifies […]