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13 Outdoor Tech Gadgets To Create Your Backyard Oasis

By | Aug 13, 2017 at 10:33 pm

Summer isn’t over yet – and for some of us it’s in full swing and we continue to enjoy barbecues and pool parties. If you’re fortunate enough to have your own backyard, you can still transform it into an oasis for your family and…

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Cupertino

MacBook Pro Battery Replacement In One Simple GIF

By | Aug 12, 2017 at 6:50 am

All batteries have a shelf life, which means every single gadget you buy that comes equipped with a rechargeable battery will, over time, lose its ability to hold a charge until it’s completely useless. When your MacBook Pro battery is finally dead, your once-fancy…

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13 NeuroTech Companies That Want to Read Your Brain

By | Aug 10, 2017 at 11:31 am

A mind is a terrible thing to waste. At least, that appears to be the case, as hundreds of neurotech startups have begun popping up all over the professional ecosystem. From unique wearables to innovative software, these companies are making it easy to read…

Augmented Reality

The Parable of Pokemon Go

By | Aug 6, 2017 at 8:05 am

Every few hours, the train station a block from my Chicago apartment switches control. New colors go up, and new groups are no longer welcome. Blue, red, blue, red. This isn’t about gangs, though. This is about teams, the cousins of gangs, which are…

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The Best Weather Station for the Biggest Weather Nerds

By | Aug 5, 2017 at 8:17 am

I’m a secret weather nerd and the current heatwaves across the country has us hiding indoors with the AC cranked, so I figured now would be a good time to write an article about the best weather station to buy. That’s right, when I’m…

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Boston

Jabra Evolve 75 Headphones Reduce Open Office Distractions [Review]

By | Aug 4, 2017 at 12:20 pm

If you’ve worked in a startup in the past decade there’s a good chance you’ve worked in an open office layout or maybe even in a coworking space. In theory they are designed to foster collaboration, but in reality all it brings is noise…

Movies & Entertainment

The Question Concerning Iron Man’s Technology

By | Jul 29, 2017 at 8:30 am

Since it began with Iron Man, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been built on technology. From the plots of the movies – which often revolve around recovering pieces of technology or preventing them from falling into the wrong hands, to the heroes themselves and…

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NYC

BuzzFeed’s Tasty Unveils First Smart Appliance, New Tasty App

By | Jul 28, 2017 at 10:50 am

This week Tasty, an offshoot of BuzzFeed that launched in 2015 as a Facebook food video channel, has announced the company’s first smart appliance, the Tasty One Top. The Tasty One Top is a Bluetooth-enabled induction cooktop that was built in collaboration with GE….

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Salt Lake City

Stay Charged With Goal Zero’s Portable Nomad 7 Plus Solar Panel

By | Jul 26, 2017 at 12:20 pm

While a certain somebody in a big white house may not feel that renewable energy is important, try making the same argument for hikers and campers. Unless I’m mistaken, you won’t be finding too many trees with outlets on them out in the middle…

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DoBox Lets You Ditch the Adapters for Your Apple Devices

By | Jul 25, 2017 at 9:20 am

Apple products are a staple of the plugged in. Tech enthusiasts, digital nomads, and online entrepreneurs are never more than a few steps away from an iPhone, an iMac, or a MacBook. However, with iterations of everyone’s favorite Apple devices losing ports and outlets…

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DJI Spark Crams A Lot of Features in a Small Package [Review]

By | Jul 24, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Just when you thought DJI didn’t have any more tricks up their sleeve for the year, they go out and release an incredibly small, gesture controlled drone at an extremely affordable price. If you have yet to see it, DJI Spark is the latest…

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9 Hiking and Camping Gadgets to Enhance Your Outdoor Experience

By | Jul 19, 2017 at 1:30 pm

What’s better than going out into the great outdoors, unplugging from the world, and becoming one with nature? By throwing in a bunch of tech of course! Before you wag that finger, it’s not all drones, 360 cameras, and flamethrowers, there is plenty of…

Gear & Gadgets

Seattle

Coros LINX Cycling Helmet With Bone-Conduction Audio [Review]

By | Jul 17, 2017 at 11:30 am

Cycling is more than just wearing awkwardly skin tight shorts, deep v-neck shirts, and super sweet 80s style sunglasses, it’s also about riding ridiculous long distances and exploring the world around you. Bad fashion aside, cycling is more than just a global sport and…

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Chicago

Oomi Is Set to Truly Connect Your Smart Home [Review]

By | Jul 12, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Alexa, Google Home, Siri, Samsung Bixby, Watson, these are among the first widely accepted consumer driven artificial intelligence platforms and they each have something in common: Internet of Things (IoT). Over the past five years the world around us has become more connected by…

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TechCo’s Guide to Back to School Tech and Gadgets

By | Jul 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The sun is shining, Independence Day has past (and still no alien invasion), and before you know it back to school time will be here. For some, this is nothing more than returning back to college, but for many this will be the entry…

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Boston

Hitting The Road With The Copenhagen Wheel, Sweat Not Included

By | Jun 27, 2017 at 12:20 pm

On December 15, 2009 MIT attended the United Nations Climate Conference and unveiled perhaps one of the most hyped pieces of tech to hit bicycles in ages: the Copenhagen Wheel. Now, nearly a decade later, the concept that went from viral success to the…

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Get Into 3D Printing with the DIY Anet A8 3D Printer [Review]

By | Jun 19, 2017 at 1:30 pm

For decades 3D printing has been available in some form, but it wasn’t until the likes of MakerBot and other startups who began producing affordable hardware for the hobby to really take off. In the past decade or so 3D printers have also come…