Gear & Gadgets

Here’s What Might Be Slowing Your Wireless Router (and Here’s How to Fix It)

By | Aug 13, 2017 at 10:09 am

Most networking hardware vendors will have you believe your wireless router simply needs to be taken out of the box, plugged in, and assigned a silly name so that your neighbors know how funny you are. This is not true, especially for city dwellers…

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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…

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London

Uuni 3: You’ll Never Order Pizza Again [Review]

By | Aug 8, 2017 at 12:20 pm

During the summer there is nothing quite like firing up a grill, popping a few bottles, and enjoying a weekend with friends. Typically when you think grill, that means meat, meat, and maybe a few veggies mixed in there. However, with Uuni 3, a…

Wearables

Could RFID Technology Wearables be the Future of Event Giveaways?

By | Aug 7, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Walking past the stands at a tech conference, you will undoubtedly receive more than your fair share of freebies. Over time these handouts have become more and more high-tech. First, it was pens and notebooks, now, if you don’t receive a branded cardboard VR…

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Chicago

Does Your Work Need An Office Beer Fridge?

By | Aug 6, 2017 at 7:47 pm

After a long day of hustling at your startup or employer, many people hit their local watering hole to relax, have some fun conversation, and even blow off some steam before heading home. Grabbing a drink and some downtime with coworkers has been a…

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10 Fitness Gadgets To Help You Get In Shape

By | Aug 5, 2017 at 11:51 pm

Feeling like it’s time to shed a extra few pounds? There is no better time than the present to start your fitness routine. Thanks to technology, there are a number of fitness gadgets that can help you quantify yourself. These gadgets can make it…

Kickstarter

7 Killer Startup Ideas for Kickstarter That Can Bring You Success

By | Aug 5, 2017 at 10:30 am

Since Kickstarter has been launched, millions of contributors all over the world have introduced more than 340,000 projects hoping to raise funds and create mind-blowing products. The sad truth is that the majority of them eventually don’t gain enough funding to continue production, whereas the…

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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…

Wearables

This Wearable Could Help You Experience Lucid Dreams

By | Aug 4, 2017 at 9:20 am

Imagine: you’re in your underwear in front of your crush about to take a test that you haven’t studied for and all of a sudden your teeth fall out. Sound familiar? This is a combination of every stress dream anyone has ever had. But…

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P6 Projector is Insanely Small, Works OK [Review]

By | Aug 1, 2017 at 12:20 pm

There’s nothing quite like the freedom of being your own boss or freelancer, hopping from coworking space to coffee shop, and creating endless pitch presentations for clients. Unfortunately when you’re a one person shop, that means your office typically travels with you, and that…

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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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Toronto

Ecobee 4 Smart Thermostat Transforms Your Living Space [Review]

By | Jul 28, 2017 at 8:30 am

Ecobee 4, the newest smart thermostat released on the market in 2017, is one of the hottest products. On Amazon, Ecobee 4 is the no.1 in New Releases and is poised to become the top thermostat of the year. According to the manufacturer, Ecobee…

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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…