Category Archives: GADGETS

Gadgets cover wide and varied areas including accessories, imaging, audio and visual and the likes.

Tesla Made A Power Bank That Packs The Same Cell Used On Tesla Vehicles

For a company who is particularly proud of its battery cell technology, it only makes sense that the company also turns out devices that charge other things other than cars. We are talking about Tesla – the one company that arguably changes the way we look at electric vehicle. For the uninitiated, Tesla is not just about silent, quick accelerating, sexy cars (and now Semis too). Like many automakers before it, it also have a bunch of lifestyle products to keep loyal fans satisfied and among them is, not surprisingly, a power bank. Continue reading Tesla Made A Power Bank That Packs The Same Cell Used On Tesla Vehicles

Here Are Some New Gadgets From Xiaomi For This Holiday Season

When it comes to the holiday season, no businesses and manufacturers will want to miss on the opportunity bank on the holiday season shopping craze. This is true everywhere that celebrates Christmas and that obviously includes the U.S. As it turns out, not only China giants like Haier, Hisense and TCL understands this; Xiaomi, the one of the world’s largest phone makers, is not going to miss out this once-a-year golden opportunity outside of their home base. For the uninitiated, Xiaomi is not just about handsets you can’t get in the U.S. you hear so often; it also makes a gazillion of other products, including educational toys, home appliances, and a bunch of other electronics. Continue reading Here Are Some New Gadgets From Xiaomi For This Holiday Season

TT8 Wooden Turntable Spins Vinyl And Lets You Enjoy Wireless Audio Too

Love the sound of vinyls, but also adores modern technology like wireless audio streaming and with the sweet oomph of digital amplifier? Well, if so, here’s one rig you don’t want to miss: TT8 Multi-function Wooden Turntable by Minfort. Once again, Minfort has created an audio setup that calls for attention with the company’s signature handcrafted wooden enclosure. From the outside, it appears to be a regular, traditional turntable, but on the inside, it is more than a plastic disc spinner. Also packed inside is a Bluetooth/WiFi module, so you can enjoy wireless audio streaming for times when you get bored with your vinyl collection. Continue reading TT8 Wooden Turntable Spins Vinyl And Lets You Enjoy Wireless Audio Too

Apple Should Make This Pill-shape Concept Mac mini A Reality

With Apple CEO Tim Cook quoted saying that Mac mini will remain a staple of Apple’s lineup and it (the Mac mini) being tipped to have some much needed overhaul, industrial design student Louis Berger jumped at the opportunity to imagine what it will look like and boy, was the concept a drool-worthy we-want-it-to-be-real Mac mini. With Berger’s design, he completely reimagined what a Mac mini should look like. Gone is the now passé set top box-like design and in is a tube-like form with touchbar integration. Louis called it a “Taptop Computer Concept” that, unlike Apple’s current (and previous) designs, puts the Mac mini in the forefront of your desk. Continue reading Apple Should Make This Pill-shape Concept Mac mini A Reality

The Fascinating Evolution Of Screen Technology

From our smartphones and TVs to laptops and tablets, it is not unusual for most of us to spend at least half of our waking hours in front of a screen. Of course, the types of screens and the amazing ways they work have definitely evolved over the decades — whether you are old enough to remember watching Lawrence Welk on your grandma’s massive black and white TV console, or young enough that your first smartphone was an Apple iPhone 5S. Continue reading The Fascinating Evolution Of Screen Technology

OnePlus 5T Unveiled, Touts 6-inch Edge-to-Edge Display And A Headphone Jack

With so many headline-grabbing flagships being introduced in recent months, it is easy to forget that small players like OnePlus has something good to offer without leaving us stunt with their luxury pricing. Speaking of which, OnePlus has just announced its much anticipated “premium” flagship, the OnePlus 5T and boy, is it a beauty. This beauty is a result of a combination of an immersive 6-inch “Full Optic AMOLED” display with an 18:9 aspect ratio that consumed almost the entire front of the device and a seamless anodized aluminum unibody. Continue reading OnePlus 5T Unveiled, Touts 6-inch Edge-to-Edge Display And A Headphone Jack

Vie Fit: Custom Fit Wireless Earphones Without Getting Your Ears Molded

Forget about the hassle getting your the shape of your sound holes molded just to get custom fit earbuds. With the Vie Fit, you’d be getting the softest, custom fit, truly wireless earphones without getting your sound holes molested to get the fit and without compromising on sound quality. What makes Vie Fit stands out in the growing number of “true wireless” earphones popping up in the market is the ultra-flexible, low resistance, anti-bacterial silicone that is not only used on the ear tip, but also on the entire housing that has contact with your skin. Continue reading Vie Fit: Custom Fit Wireless Earphones Without Getting Your Ears Molded

This Nintendo-Inspired Gaming Device Is Modular, Can Do More Than Gaming

Rejoice, tinkerers with the love for retro gaming, specifically portable gaming. Clockwork Tech has announced a new piece of gadget that will satisfy both your love for retro gaming on-the-go and the need to tinker. Called GameShell, it is a modular retro game console that not only allows you to play retro games, it is also a DIY mini-computing platform. Thanks to its modular design and its open source nature, you can turn this Nintendo GameBoy lookalike device into a wireless speaker, a remote for home automation or LEGO robot, or you can simply create your own games and mods using supported programming languages like preset C, Python, LUA, and LISP. Continue reading This Nintendo-Inspired Gaming Device Is Modular, Can Do More Than Gaming

Is This The Most Customizable Android Smartphone In The Market Right Now?

I am not going to lie. I get bored with my phone easily. Not with the features and functions though; it is more with the look. Maybe I shouldn’t look at my phone so many times in day. But I can’t help it cos’ I am a gadget zombie. That’s probably why I uses a case or skin as a pathetic attempt to change the look. But as it turns out, I don’t have to. There is actually an Android smartphone out there that allows you and I to change the look of the device as and when we feel like it without bumping up the device size like it would when used with a cover. So, I guess its a ‘yay’? Continue reading Is This The Most Customizable Android Smartphone In The Market Right Now?

Any Messy Desk Is Worthy Of This DIY Mjölnir Headphone Stand & USB Hub

Now that the third Thor standalone movie is in full swing and doing brilliantly in the box office, we thought we’d let you in on this wonderful DIY project from a few months ago I found stashed in my “Watch Later” YouTube list. I am not entirely sure, but I think this might have been the first in the market. Dubbed the Mighty Mjölnir Headphone and USB Dock, which translates to a pretty dang awesome headphone stand and USB hub, this wonderful desktop gadget accessory is created by YouTube Patrick Soriano and it is exactly what it says it is: a headphone stand and a gathering of some USB ports in the likeness of the God of Lightning’s mighty hammer. Continue reading Any Messy Desk Is Worthy Of This DIY Mjölnir Headphone Stand & USB Hub