During a long day of taking interviews, I had the opportunity to see an actor that not only was part of my pop culture, but also my Moms. An event that became epic for me, as Christopher Lloyd dawned my Google Glass. Christopher Lloyd – known for his iconic roles on the TV show Taxi, then the hit movie franchise “back to the future” was a guest at CES through Gibson. Dawning the Doc Brown persona, Lloyd showed up in the iconic Delorean equipped with Mr. Fusion. As Lloyd was posing for pictures, I realized he was missing something. So I handed him my Google Glass. Someone stated he was officially “assimilated”. Next year well have hover boards and Jaws 19, along with Back to the Future with Google Glass
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI got to talk with Robin Raskin, a former PC Magazine editor, who wanted to bring lifestyle items to CES. Medium size companies Digital health, aging solutions, sports and more. They represent real people that have real products. For example, Canary is a sensor that will tell you temperature, noise detection, and also allow you to do things like unlock doors for people, see whats going on at the house and more. Another product is called Kurio – a phone for kids that want a smartphone but shouldn’t have a $800 device in which they can text and play games at all hours in the day. Kurio has parental controls so you can say how much they text or play Candy Crush. Interview by Jeffrey Powers of Geekazine
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Ford Electric motor Business opened their app program to all developers at CES 2013 The startup platform is called Uplink it is a collection of innovation that works with Connect to Sync. This program has gone through two years of pre-release screening making use of such apps as Pandora however now it levels to all designers. It should level to North The united state, Europe and China by the end of the year. Ford has actually hired individuals from the mobile business function formerly done some development so they are all set for the quantity. They have actually have informed developers there are certain classifications they will certainly not allow consisting of games video clips everything with a lot of contents involved. Ford has developed a several lot of examination that the designer’s application should pass before it ares submitted....
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The Neat electronic filing system assists you arrange your invoices and files. It is a complete system including both software and an equipment scanner. There are a lot of means you can easily receive the information into the Neat system. You may scan the information in. You may email digital invoices using your Neat e-mail address. You could make use of the Neat app on your iPhone or android phone and take a picture of the slip and upload it to the Neat Cloud. If you want you can send out a box of slips to Neat and they will certainly procedure them for you. The Neat system enables you to sort and arrange the info for tax functions. It is completely searchable and with lengthy search it will certainly additionally search such apps as Evernote and Dropbox. You may...
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSTinké by Zensorium measures heart and breathing rate, blood oxygen values and heart rate variability. It assembles the heart price, respiratory fee and blood air level info in to a rating called the Vita Index. The Zen index makes use of the heart rate irregularity to quantify your stress degree. It is a small tool, 1.65 long inches by 1.26 wide by.0275 deep which matches effortlessly in to a pocket or purse. It functions by plugging it in to the apple iphone and then placing your thumb on the gadget for 30 seconds. The apple iphone powers Tinké – therefore theres no need for batteries. The gadget is $119 and can be found in a selection of colors. Tinké is offered through the Zensorium web site. They are trying to find circulation partners. The application is cost-free and offered in the iTunes outlet. You...
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIt’s just about unheard of for a crowdfunding project on IndyGoGo to increase 10 TIMES the objective – however StickNFind has actually set the record with thousands of thrilled people hanging around to obtain their hands on the item. It’s easy to see why. The system is founded on a mobile phone app that takes a “James Bond” style radar view for any item that has a Stick N Locate tag fastened to it, and beeps as you acquire closer and closer to the item. The system is Bluetooth based, providing an array of a couple of hundred feet – yet the smart phone application could adjust to a lot of use circumstances. If a pet dog or kid goes out of the range, it can promptly set an alarm system. If a things comes into range (for instance, travel luggage on an...
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSEarloomz is at the front of the pack when it pertains to combining art, trend and style with Bluetooth head sets. The target market is girls under the age of thirty, and the core is to place the Bluetooth headset as a fashion accessory. That implies that licensing and market survey is a primary focus of the firm. The retail price is $34.99, and it could be discovered online or at various huge box retail stores. (www.earloomz.com) TPN Interview by Andy McCaskey, SDRNews and Jaime Davis, The MedicCast Podmedic. [cessponsor]
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Relocating the Newspaper sector into the electronic world is an obstacle around the world. The tablet computer visitor is possibly the most effective thing that has happened to newspapers – and this new solution called PressReader permits you to aggregate over 2300 newspapers from around the world – reproductions of thousands of newspapers for a reduced charge of $30 per month. The conventional business design is no longer sustainable – but on the internet variations of papers in websites form is not kept up. The type factor of the tablet and availability of WiFi has altered the physical delivery of material along with the method of usage. With a natural-feeling reading procedure, the tablet computer makes it much more newspaper-like and creates a whole startup group of consumers. (www.pressreader.com) TPN Interview by Andy McCaskey, SDRNews and Jaime Davis, The MedicCast Podmedic....
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMonoprice CEO Ajay Kumar participated in the Tech Podcast Crew at CES to provide understanding into the business that has actually made a significant supplement to podcasting by offering high quality cable television equipment and add-ons at very affordable prices. The eager feedback from CES attendees displays just how essential Monoprice worth can be to fledgling and developed firms alike. The company has more than 250 workers and $125 million in revenues and is expanding incredibly swiftly. Feedback from customers helps them with the decision to include categories and items. Their objective is to cover a great experience, and to that end their employees are constantly checking their new product additions. Expert Sound items have actually simply been included, sure to be exceptionally eye-catching to podcasters and various other new media manufacturers. New product locations in house automation, action cams and...
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAmong the most fascinating and special technologies we saw at Eureka Playground at CES arised from Displair. This business is the creator of the very first interactive airborne show, by the same label, full with multi-touch support. This is perfect for any person doing marketing, promotional projects or anything else that requires the “neat” element. The best thing about Displair is that the picture keeps entirely penetrable for physical objects. For example, we reached see a trial of Fruit Ninja and had the ability to slash those fruits in to nonexistence by slicing with the screen. This is a really wonderful item that you’ve merely reached see to obtain it. (www.displair.com) [cessponsor] Video by Nakia Mann of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSJhoombox is a streaming set top box that lets you find the karaoke versions of songs which you can sing, record then upload to Facebook or YouTube. Jhoombox also lets you stream movies and music like any other set top box in your home entertainment system. Jhoombox also has a games and a web browser. They have a full list of games and social apps – from Angry Birds, SoundCloud, Blogger to Netflix, Skype, Shazam and more. Jhoombox will be available later this year. It comes in black or white and with a microphone and keyboard-style remote. To find out more visit www.jhoombox.tv [cessponsor] Video by Nakia Mann of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSR360und is actually pronounced “Rebound”. This is a small rugged device that will map your location, the G-Forces you hit to the orientation of how you land. All this information is transferred via Bluetooth for you to see in an action video. It’s important to note that this is not a camera. R360und is a sensor that models your activity so you can find out what you did and how it looked. R3b0und works well with an action camera so you can record the journey and get the full stats, too! R360und is expected to be out by this summer. In the meantime, check out their website at www.r360und.com [cessponsor] Video by Nicholas DiMeo of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSLast year the guys at Zboard introduced the motorized skateboard. They are now back to show off what they have worked on for the last year. ZBoard uses weight distribution to control the skateboard. I got to ride one in San Francisco back in May and I can tell you – it’s not an easy thing to do (but you do get used to it over time). The ZBoard is $649 and available for pre-order. (zboardshop.com) [cessponsor] Video by Allante Sparks of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Energenie makes Energy saving devices. From remote controlled sockets to portable chargers. Energenie was at CES showing the ChargeGenie – a universal microUSB charger. The ChargeGenie is a 1400 mAh or 2000 mAh power pack. A sticky surface on the ChargeGenie allows you to stick it right on the device – Blackberry, Android or even an old flip phone with a microUSB connector. When done charging, retract the cable back and keep the charger on your phone – or just put the charger away. (Energenie UK site) [cessponsor] TPN Interview by Andy McCaskey, SDRNews and Jaime Davis, The MedicCast Podmedic.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAccidentally Extraordinary is a company that will change the headphone controller. Changing it to a touch-sensitive cord, you don’t have a little nub on your headphones to get in the way. Sliding your finger up and down the cord will change the volume. Tap to take calls or pause music. Whatever the mobile device sets for those functions. Headphones are not out yet – look for it at www.accidentallyextraordinary.com [cessponsor] Video by Nicholas DiMeo of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Bodyguardz is a company that makes protective glass. Their ScreenGuardz Pure Premium glass offers smudge-resistance, shock resistance and protection to a smartphones surface. This self-install shield is demonstrated by Philip Chipping. TPN Interview by Andy McCaskey, SDRNews and Jaime Davis, The MedicCast Podmedic. [cessponsor]
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSBody Wave is a product that helps you increase mental capacity by using your mind in a different way. Brainwaves go through Bluetooth to control your devices. The crew at F5 Live had a fun interactive time at the BodyWave booth as they got to wear the device – which is no bigger than an iPhone (along with the sensors taped to your back). If you focused on specific items you could get them to move. If you were distracted you could even unintentionally move items. This is more of a concept piece, Freer Logic is looking to reduce the device so you can strap on and go. (www.freerlogic.com) [cessponsor] Video by Nicholas DiMeo of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe are getting to an age where a central hub pushes video and more from one device to another. Viotch Communications is one of those companies working on new ideas in this field. Viotech eHome is a set top box that will push content from one device to another and even another. With Viotech’s HomeB box, you can send to a TV, computer, tablet or smartphone and even send to more than one device at a time. That way Mom can watch her shows in one room, the kids can grab the tablet and watch in the play room and Dad can be in the Garage watching from his computer. (Viotech.net) [cessponsor] Video by Scott Ertz of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSImagine a camera in your car with a DVR system. You can use it for sight seeing, accident awareness, making sure junior doesn’t speed and more. Thinkware has come out with the FXD700 – a device recorder that picks up images, speed and starts recording upon motion. Therefore its also a theft recording device. Thinkware FXD700 can continuously record up to 8 hours on 8 GB card (Add a 32 GB to get longer recordings). FXD700 has a 140 degree camera lens and records in 1080p. The FXD attaches to the 12+ volt system in your car and can shut off to not drain battery. (Thinkwareglobal.com) [cessponsor] Video by Scott Ertz of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDo you have that one phone wire hanging from your cigarette lighter? Imagine that cable and all others gone. That is what Delphi is currently working on.Delphi’s consumer devices will power all mobile devices without adapters or cords. Delphi is using the Qi standard with Fulton Innovations (Interview here). [cessponsor] Video by Nakia Mann of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSMonster announced Swizz Beatz as brand ambassador for Monster. Nick talks to Swizz Beatz about his role in the company and what is happening at Monster. [cessponsor] Video by Nicholas DiMeo of F5 Live.
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Bluetooth earphones are nice but there are no ear buds – Until now. Felt Audio has introduced a Bluetooth earbud (with microphone) system that pairs with your mobile device. The case is also a retractable clip – when you are done listening, the cord will retract the ear buds back into the case. Felt Audio also introduced the world’s smallest speaker system that also runs through Bluetooth. The omni-directional microphone will let you use it like a speakerphone. Felt Audio also makes cases that you can attach their devices right on the back. Both the Bluetooth modular system and the speaker will be available in April for $99. (www.feltaudio.com) Interview by Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central for the TechPodcast Network. [cessponsor]
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you have ever put the iPad next to the bed or in front of the couch to watch a movie, you’ve probably cupped the speaker to hear it better or tried to wire it up to the home stereo. The folks at Belkin decided to help you with a case that also gives you a better speaker. Belkin Thunderstorm is an enclosure that you can set in front of you and hear the video or audio. Belkin Thunderstorm sets up your audio experience in 3 modes: movie, music and game mode. This is done through the Belkin Thunder iOS App. [cessponsor] Get the Belkin Thunderstorm (30-pin) on Amazon Belkin Thunderstorm also has connectors on the side for charging and extended listening need. The cover doubles as the stand through a simple fold. The Thunder connector will be available later this year but the...
Podcast: EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAll in one devices are getting better and better. For instance, take this joystick from Noitavonne. Noitavonne focuses on all types of mobile devices and the technologies that surround. The EGO Series joystick that features a 64 GB drive. Connect via bluetooth to the phone then use it as a remote for tablet or Windows 8 device with voice functions. Connect it with your TV and when a call comes up you can answer right from the remote. Noitavonne Joystick even has a small flip-up 1080p screen to reveal a full QWERTY keyboard and dedicated Facebook button. Noitavonne Joystick is expected to be released in the spring of this year with a price point of “between $249 and $349”. [cessponsor] Interview by Don Baine, the Gadget Professor.