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Pointy, a startup that lets local retailers easily put stock online with a simple gadget, raises​ ​$6M

Pointy​,​ ​an Irish start​ ​startup​ ​that​ lets ​local​ ​retailers put their stock online so that they can be discovered via search engines, has raised $6 million in Series A funding. The round is being led by Frontline Ventures, alongside Paul Allen’s Vulcan Capital, Draper Associates and a …

Amazon's next Echo will be more like Apple's HomePod

It's been over two years since Amazon debuted the Echo, which kickstarted the current wave of voice-controlled, virtual assistant-powered speakers. And while the company has added more devices to the Echo family, with the tiny Dot, portable Tap and screen-toting Show, it hasn't touched the original …

Coffee Maker Coffee Beans Market Place

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Coffee

Instrumments 01 Dimensioning Device

Tape measures have been around for a very long time. The Instrumments 01 Dimensioning Device may make them obsolete very quickly. This pen-like tool …

These 12 Dashcams Will Give You an Extra Pair of Eyes While Driving

Apple’s stock apps suck: Here’s what you should replace them with

When you get a new iPhone, it comes with more than a dozen apps pre-installed for all of your basic needs. These default apps include Calendar, Mail, …

LG Ultra Short Throw LED Smart Projector

Projectors offer great image size for the dollar. But they generally also require a lot of room to reach their potential. The LG Ultra Short Throw …

Ray Super Remote

If you still haven't ditched that pile of remote controls in your living room, it's time to get more efficient with the Ray Super Remote. This …

Karma Go

You might not consider sharing WiFi as a way to spread cheer during the holidays, but it counts, and theres no better way to do it than with Karma …

Karma

Keezel Online Freedom Device

Hotels. Coffee shops. McDonalds. Free Wi-Fi is available seemingly everywhere. Protect yourself while taking advantage with the Keezel Online Freedom …

Branch Chandelier

Bringing to mind antler lights, tree boughs, and other rustic lighting and decorations, the Branch Chandelier is a clean alternative for minimalist …

Bare Light

Exposed filament, Edison-style bulbs have been a popular choice with architects and interior designers for some time now. The Bare Light extends this …

Ecoisme Energy Monitoring System

You could buy a bunch of independent modules to sit between your appliances and the outlets they plug into. Or you could get an Ecoisme Energy …

Apple’s HomeKit platform will see first accessories launch next week

The first home automation products using Apple’s new Siri-controlled HomeKit platform will arrive next week, according to sources briefed on Apple’s plans.<p>The company first introduced HomeKit last year alongside iOS 8, introducing a framework for developers to build home automation accessories that …

Home Automation

Ray Remote

It's not a phone. But it sure looks like one. Instead, the Ray Remote is purpose-built for controlling your TV and all the other assorted gadgets …

Satechi Bluetooth Buttons

Touchscreens are great. But sometimes physical buttons are better. These Satechi Bluetooth Buttons give you physical controls for common functions. …

Cleartones

It happens to the best of us: the awkward pocket waltz that takes place when a common ringtone or notification sounds, and everyone starts checking …

Crossy Road

Frogger did it first. Crossy Road just updates the "cross the road without getting smashed" premise for modern times. Using chunky, simple 3D …

3D Graphics

TypeSnippets

We can communicate in a variety of ways, but we mostly say the same thing. Over and over. Which is why they make TypeSnippets. This custom keyboard …

Netatmo Welcome Connected Camera

Internet-connected cameras are nothing new, but the Netatmo Welcome Connected Camera adds a new dimension to this common gadget: facial recognition. …

Point Home Security Device

Most modern home security solutions have a couple things in common: Internet connectivity, which is great, and cameras, which are not so great — if …

Dremel Idea Builder 3D Printer

Dremel's known for making tools that are great for modifying 3D objects, not for creating them from scratch. Still, the company's bringing the same …

Trunkster Suitcase

Zippers get stuck. Bags get overpacked. Gadgets run out of juice. The Trunkster Suitcase aims to alleviate all of these problems with a unique array …

Swash

Let's face it, just because you wore your shirt for one day to work, doesn't make it necessarily <i>dirty</i> — you sit at a desk all day, it's not like …

WhistleGPS Dog Monitor

Dogs enjoy roaming around. They also tend to be rather precious to their owners, which is why we're hesitant to let them off the leash. With the …

Slingbox M1

Way before there was HBO Go, Watch ESPN, and the countless other apps that bring live TV to your pocket computer, there was Slingbox. And while …

Super cheap Smart Home kit brings automation to the masses

If you're wondering when home automation might tip into the Walmart-level mainstream, here's a sign: Archos' Smart Home starter kit is now on sale. Along with two cameras, two movement tags and two weather tags, they're throwing in a controlling tablet, all for $250 -- or $25 each for the cameras …

Nest is acquiring Dropcam for $555 million

Nest has just announced that it'll be purchasing IP camera company Dropcam for $555 million. According to <i>Re/code</i>, Nest is acquiring the firm on its own without the assistance of Google, its parent company, and will be incorporating Dropcam into the Nest brand. Dropcam makes one of the more popular …