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Connecticut

Stick it on and Forget About it, AmpStrip Will do the Rest

By | Jun 8, 2015 at 5:00 pm

As a general rule of thumb, it’s a good idea to keep track of your heart rate while you’re exercising. However, if you’ve ever spent an extended amount of time in the gym, you know that it’s easier said than done. Sure, cardio equipment…

Internet of Things

DADO Labs Makes Your Favorite Appliances Smart

By | Jan 28, 2015 at 8:00 am

Tom Worley is a long-time technologist, developer, and engineer. Back in 2010, he cofounded Tater Tot Design, bootsrapped its way through creating an Internet of Things platform, and now he is the President and CEO of DADO Labs. During CES 2015, DADO Labs presented an…

Internet of Things

Christine Robins: The Internet of Things is Here

By | Jan 27, 2015 at 11:00 am

“The Internet of Things has arrived,” announced Christine Robins, President & CEO at Char-Broil, to a crowd gathered in Downtown Las Vegas during CES 2015. “The challenge,” she cautioned, “is to make it really work for everybody. Not every piece of innovation is going…

Internet of Things

Saul Colt Has Been Waiting for The Internet of Things

By | Jan 26, 2015 at 10:00 am

During CES 2015, Saul Colt helped to introduce DADO Labs to Downtown Las Vegas. Tech enthusiasts from all over gathered at the Inspire Theatre to understand how The Internet of Things plans to connect consumers. In 1996, he says, he read a book called…

Gear & Gadgets

Smart-Home Hub Branto Launches on Kickstarter

By | Jan 22, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Yes, smart homes are the future, but should it be so expensive? Ukrainian startup Branto thinks not. So they developed a smart home hub that works as a wireless assistant device that serves up a wide range of functions including monitoring your home or business with…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Under-Desk Hammock for Your Feet Killing It on Kickstarter

By | Jan 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm

We’ve said it before: sitting all day in your desk is killing you. We are sitting for much longer today than we did a generation ago. There are ways you can design your desk to help your posture and improve your circulation even if…

CES

The Curious Case of 4K Technology

By | Jan 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm

Unlike last year when smart wearables and augmented reality (AR) devices were the name of the game at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015), this time around it was 4K devices that stole the show. There was an entire gamut of 4K gadgetry…

Hardware

3 Absolutely Amazing Computer Peripherals

By | Jan 16, 2015 at 11:00 am

Technology evolves at a really amazing pace. Just recently we experienced the 2015 edition of International CES, from January 6-9 in Las Vegas, where some amazing products were presented, in several different areas like automotive, entertainment, Internet of Things, and so on. One area of technology, more…

3D Printing

Las Vegas

17 Eye-Catching CES 2015 Favorites

By | Jan 12, 2015 at 9:57 am

Las Vegas was abuzz this past week as tech lovers, marketers, and media watched every consumer electronic company on the planet show off their latest creations at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015). While the latest trends included flying drones, wearables, 3D printers, and ultra HD…

Business

Get Ready For 4K Ultra HD Movies In Your Living Room

By | Jan 11, 2015 at 10:00 am

I think most of us would concur we’d much rather watch a movie at home (the minute it comes out!) and not have to wait in line, hopefully getting a ticket and only seeing the damn thing once. Cable companies are barely improving by…

Hardware

San Francisco

Curbing the Traditional Wheelchair With WHILL

By | Jan 10, 2015 at 6:00 pm

In July 2014 WHILL successfully closed a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the development of their personal mobility devices. From then on they remained relatively silent until founder Satoshi Sugie reached out to me to let us know they would be demoing at The…

Business

London

The Vamp Gives Life to Your Old Tower Speakers

By | Jan 8, 2015 at 4:30 pm

By and large speaker technology is better today than it was twenty, even ten, years ago. But that hasn’t stopped large communities of audiophiles from decking out their sound room with giant tower speakers from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s; most of them, myself included,…

Internet of Things

Here’s What Your Future Smart Home May Look Like [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Jan 8, 2015 at 7:00 am

The “smart home” is a big thing at this year’s CES – having its very own Smart Home Marketpace, 25,000 square feet where people can check anything and everything that people are working on in the space. There are things like automated smart lights that…

Internet of Things

DADO Labs: Simplification is the Key to The Internet of Things

By | Jan 7, 2015 at 8:00 pm

During the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, DADO Labs hosted an intimate event in Downtown Las Vegas to truly explain how The Internet of Things could be so very relevant to every consumer, and could exist in every household in America. Connected…

Business

Las Vegas

Rivet News Radio is Tapping the Connected Car Trend

By | Jan 7, 2015 at 6:30 pm

Rivet News Radio announced yesterday at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015) the launch of their Rivet Auto API. We’ve seen banking on the future of the connected car, and Rivet News Radio is gearing their attack via API to allow app platforms and car…

Happiness

Las Vegas

OhMiBod Launches Vibrator That Syncs to Your Smart Watch for Your Pleasure

By | Jan 7, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Even our sex lives is getting smarter thanks to technology. High Tech sex toy company, OhMiBod, announced at CES 2015 in Las Vegas that it has added smart watch connectivity and biofeedback functionality to its blueMotion line of Bluetooth enabled vibrators. Now, the massager will sync…

Gear & Gadgets

CES 2015: 5 Fitness Trackers That Look Like Elegant Jewelry [PHOTOS]

By | Jan 7, 2015 at 7:00 am

If you look at the fitness trackers at 2015 International CES, you’ll probably notice a few trends. First, the design is getting better. Garmin’s new wearables, the Wellograph, the Sony SmartBand – all of these have an attention to detail and design that you…