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Stay Outside Longer: 15 Fire Pits To Keep You Toasty

Do not go gently into that good (cold, fall) night. Soak up every last drop of warmth left in the air instead by decking out your backyard with a …

Natural Gas

Magpie is a tiny GPS tracker for kids, dogs, or luggage that will work anywhere in the world

The GPS tracker is only about an inch in diameter and syncs with an Android or iOS app. It's waterproof, and it can be attached to everyday items — like keys, wallets, or laptops — or to a pet's collar or child's backpack.<p>There are a lot of GPS trackers on the market, many of which are about the …

Crowd Funding

The World’s First Motorcycle Helmet Head-Up Display Is Finally Here

Mavic Pro: The coolest gadget since the original iPhone [Reviews]

Tiny cameras that can fly still seemed like a sci-fi dream just five years ago, but with DJI’s new Mavic Pro drone, the future has arrived ahead of schedule.<p>When it comes to drones, no company is killing it right now more than DJI, and the Mavic Pro is its most amazing achievement yet. Yes, some …

Drones

AA batteries power this simple smart doorbell

Want a simpler smart doorbell? Olive & Dove's AA-powered model might do the trick.<p>If you're intimidated by the prospect of installing a doorbell, you aren't alone. Fortunately, startup Olive & Dove wants to help. Its $199 smart doorbell, RemoBell, relies exclusively on AA batteries. That means you …

Smart Homes

This beautiful credit-card-sized phone just might cure your smartphone addiction

It doesn't text, it doesn't connect to Twitter, and it doesn't have a camera. In fact, Light's founders say the phone is designed to be used "as little as possible."<p>So why would a company build a product it doesn't really want you to use? To help cure our smartphone addiction.<p>Here's where Light …

Touchscreens

Pocket-sized drone slides right into a smartphone case

When all you really need is a decent enough camera to hang in the air for a few moments and capture a memory or two, the necessary hardware can be …

SeeNote ePaper Sticky Note

Between missed calls, messages, emails, and updates, most of our reminders get lost in a sea of red bubbles. The SeeNote ePaper Sticky Note is …

eReaders

10 Waterproof Gadgets That Can Brave the Outdoors

These waterproof tech gadgets will come really handy during your adventures.<p>Just because you're outdoors doesn't mean you should have to surrender all your technological comforts just for fear of them getting wet. Here are ten gadgets that can take a swim along with you if need be.

Line 6 Relay G10 Wireless Guitar System

Free yourself from the tangle of cables and play without limitations with the Line 6 Relay G10 Wireless Guitar System. Using 24-bit digital …

Rechargeable Batteries

Sevenhugs Smart Remote

Even if you have one of those fancy universal remote controls that has more processing power than your first computer, the entire remote experience …

Home Automation

Sippo Smart Cup Lets You Know When You Need a Drink

Using built-in sensors, Sippo monitors your hydration level and lets you know when you need a drink. Need the feature to keep you hydrated? Let’s …

iCamPRO Smart Security Camera Robot With Night Vision (video)

Amaryllo has unveiled a new smart security camera they have created called the iCamPRO which has been designed to provide the world’s first 100 …

Home Security

iBlue Immobilizer Smart Car Security Prevents Your Vehicle from Thieves

You must have many workable ways to prevent your vehicle from thieves, but you want to try new technology, the iBlue Immobilizer smart car security …

Beker Waterproof Bone Conduction Music Player for Sports Lovers

Forget your in-ear headphones that always drop out from your ears during jogging and swimming. Using bone conduction technology, Beker music player …

Meet Teforia, A Tea Brewing Robot For The Home

Tea making is a delicate process that only the truest of enthusiasts around the world appreciate. The time-honored tradition of sourcing the right ingredients, taking care to consider the age of the leaves, the season of the year and the temperature of the water and then waiting for it to steep to …

Tea

Knog Qudos hands-on: lights for GoPro at night

This week in Berlin we’ve had the opportunity to have a peek at the Knog Qudos, a set of lights for mobile photography. This light pack is being …

Gear & Gadgets

$59 Cable Lets You Connect iPhone to Arduino — No Jailbreaking!

New in the Maker Shed, the Redpark Breakout Pack for Arduino and iOS is the first general-purpose serial cable that Apple has approved for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. On one end, it’s got a dock connector to plug into your iOS device. On the other, it has an RS232 port that you can easily …

iBackPack Backpack Shows off Integrated Power Bank, Bluetooth Speaker, GPS Tracking System and More

iBackPack shows off many advanced features that make it not only help you organize your numerous items, but also bring you much convenience on the …

The Forcite Alpine Ski Helmet: First Ski Helmet With Fully Integrated Smart Technology

When you hit the slopes, a helmet is always a good accessory to have for safety reasons alone. If you have the Forcite Alpine Ski Helmet, safety …

Skiing

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Ii

Meet the Chuck Taylor All Star II, the first new Converse All Star design in 98 years! This is the first major update to their groundbreaking and …

Shoes

BrakePack gives bicyclists taillights and turn signals

One of the challenges for people that ride bicycles frequently is being sure that drivers in cars around them are able to see them and understand …

Batteries

Arctican – Stainless Steel Can Cooler by Corkcicle

Designed to keep your canned drinks chilled this summer. By fitting most 12 ounce aluminium cans, the Arctican can be your savior whenever your find …

KeySmart – A Better Way to Carry Your Keys

When your keys announce your entrance minutes before you walk in the room, you have a mess on your hands. Ditch the jangling keychain that feels so …

Swiss Army Knives

Zackees Turn Signal Gloves

You know your hand signals. But unless they've been through drivers ed recently, odds are the people around you don't. Zackees Turn Signal Gloves …

Cycling

LAVi – Hi-Tech, Instant Hot Water Touchless Faucet

Finally! A bath faucet for the 21st Century. Instant hot water, complete touchless operation for on/off & temperature and flow rate, a pop-out …

Anchor – The Under Desk Headphone Mount

Organize your workdesk and always have it clutter free. The first place to start with is the headphones which can now be out of sight with Anchor. …

Voltus Gives The 12-Inch MacBook A Battery Boost, Two New USB Ports

The new 12-inch MacBook from Apple is packed with cool tech, and its USB-C port is a prime example. The port allows for charging as well as data connectivity, meaning you can draw power from things like USB power banks, which are traditionally designed for phones and tablets. The Voltus, a new …

Gear & Gadgets

An accurate and affordable on-ear headphone? It does exist

If you're turned off by bass-heavy headphones, and yearn for greater clarity the Noontec Zoro II HD on-ear is the one to get.<p>Here's an under the radar pick for an outstanding headphone, where the price/sound quality ratio definitely qualify as excellent. The Noontec Zoro II HD on-ear headphone's …

Audiophile