Gear & Gadgets

5 Helpful Gadgets For Keeping Track of Your Pets

By | Jan 30, 2017 at 10:30 am

No matter how high your fence, how strong your door, or how vigilant your eyes are, if your dog or cat wants to escape, they will eventually find a way. Whether your pet is an escape artist or simply decides to go on an…

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San Francisco

Stay Calm With Spire, A Pebble Shaped Wearable [Review]

By | Jan 25, 2017 at 2:20 pm

Over the next four years, wearables are said to decline in both user adoption and general use; however, some of that may be due in part to a lack of innovation. From this year’s CES, we saw a general theme of refining technology, which…

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Monster Products Teams Up with Your Favorite Celebrities

By | Jan 23, 2017 at 2:20 pm

Lance Stephenson, Sean Houston, David Murphey, Lukas Podolski, Sean Kilpatrick, Nicole Chaplin and Lisa Levine – sounds like a VIP list for next Hollywood celebrity party. However, these are just some of the influencers that Monster Products has teamed up with to fuel their…

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Chicago

Tanvas Lets You Feel Guitar Strings on Your Device

By | Jan 11, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Whether it be an Apple Watch alerting you with a pulse about an upcoming meeting or a smartphone vibrating to inform you of an incoming message, technology is often used to create the virtual sense of touch. While this sensation happens primarily through a smooth piece of…

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Motorola’s Talkabout T480 Keeps You Informed in Emergencies [Review]

By | Jan 9, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Regardless of where you live, there is at least one type of natural disaster that’s likely to terrorize your area. Down here in Charleston, we get some pretty nasty hurricanes and the occasional tornado. For those of you unfortunate souls up north, snow storms paired…

Kickstarter

SpeedX Does it Again With Unicorn, Taking Smart Bikes to the Next Level

By | Jan 9, 2017 at 11:20 am

Nearly one year ago, SpeedX revolutionized the bicyle industry with Leopard. It was an immediate success, becoming the most-funded projects on Kickstarter, raising over $2.3 million. Now, they return with Unicorn, a different kind of bike that delivers a more high-end experience and takes smart…

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Philips Hue Lightbulbs Bring Tech to Your New Year’s Eve Party [Review]

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Year in and year out, New Year’s Eve arrives and the deliberation begins. Last year, your party was perfect; there was a DJ that rarely played Gangnam Style, your drink selection was vast and didn’t include Mike’s Hard Lemonade, and the ice sculpture of Justin Timberlake you ordered…

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Chicago

Cubii Helps You Pedal Faster Towards Your Health Resolutions [Review]

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Everyone knows that exercise, and sleep are daily necessities. As entrepreneurs and professionals, it’s not always easy to find a healthy balance of work and life. We sit for hours at a time, wake up too early, over do it on the coffee, and…

Wearables

Will Wearable Technology Ever Become Mainstream?

By | Dec 29, 2016 at 10:30 am

Since 2010, wearable technology has been on the rise. Some products have been better received than others, but this is to be expected given the early stage of its development. While many consumers are buying more and more wearable technology, there are some who…

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Mebo is the Interactive Robot Even Adults Want to Play With [Review]

By | Dec 22, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Tech toys are no longer just for kids; they’ve become a family activity. Though STEM toys like Lego Mindstorms have been around for years, more and more brands are looking to encourage the next wave of youngsters to become interested in technology. Mebo, a…

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Lenovo’s Yoga Book Is a Great Toy for Designers [Review]

By | Dec 19, 2016 at 3:30 pm

In an age where computers and tablets are constantly borrowing similar designs, gone are the days of innovative concepts. That is except for Lenovo, who has constantly pushed the envelope on their Yoga line, and most recently on their incredibly lightweight Yoga Book series. Not…

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11 Gadgets To Get You Through Snowy Weather

By | Dec 16, 2016 at 2:20 pm

Next week, winter will officially be here. We know, we’re scared too. But that hasn’t stopped snow from hitting several cities with the force of a bullet train. Some cities, like Chicago for example, are fully equipped for snow storms and blizzards. However, cities like…

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Netatmo Presence Uses Algorithms For Better Outdoor Security [Review]

By | Dec 16, 2016 at 10:30 am

Break-ins happen, regardless of how much security you have visible to the would-be criminal. However, comprehensive and effect security measures can certainly reduce the chances. When I was growing up, home security was available in the form of horribly annoying keypads that beeped every time you…

Kickstarter

Dublin

Power Your Gadgets Using Your Body’s Movement With HandEnergy

By | Dec 14, 2016 at 9:15 am

Because everyone is so dependent on their gadgets, powering them can be a problem. Most of the devices we use today only last a day on a full charge, so finding ways of feeding them can be very stressful. The most obvious way is to…

Indiegogo

BumpOut Is a Portable, High-End Speaker for Your Smartphone

By | Dec 13, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Let’s be honest; smartphone speakers, no matter how advanced, are never going to match up with the real thing. Real, high quality stereo sound requires big speakers, complicated set-ups, and a power cord that’s thicker than a body builder’s neck, right? That’s why you’ve…

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5 Gadgets Your Teen Will Love This Holiday

By | Dec 10, 2016 at 12:45 pm

As a mother of two, I know there are some basic needs for teen tech survival – a smartphone, WiFi, Netflix, to name a few. When it comes to shopping for your active teen, finding gadgets to fit their lifestyle and interests can be a…

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Tech.Co’s Ultimate Tech Gift Guide For The Holidays

By | Dec 9, 2016 at 12:50 pm

From virtual reality to subscription boxes to the Internet of Things, there has been a lot of new tech to hit the market this year. Over the past month, we’ve scoured the web, polled our readers, crashed through hundreds of reviews, and have finally approached…