Category Archives: GADGETS

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

This Walnut Charging Pad Is Possibly The Classiest Charging Pad Ever

Gadgets or gadget accessories with wood thrown into the mix never fail to get us. The Nomad Wireless Charging Base Station is one such gadget. It wouldn’t have drawn out attention as much if it weren’t for the classy combo of walnut and padded leather. Wireless charger is a dime a dozen, but to find this gorgeous and so much class in it is rare. It features a walnut base and a padded leather surface enough for two devices to be charged simultaneously. Continue reading This Walnut Charging Pad Is Possibly The Classiest Charging Pad Ever

POW Audio Mo Will Turn Your Phone Into A Proper Bluetooth Speaker

If you ever dream of turning your smartphone into a boombox of sort, POW Audio Mo Expandable Speaker may just be right up your alley. Mo is Bluetooth speaker designed to adhere to the back of your phone magnetically and expands to allow for fuller sound. Now, expandable Bluetooth speaker isn’t new, neither is Bluetooth speaker that sticks to back of your device. We have seen at least one, but POW Audio stands out with its patented WaveBloom technology that, when expanded, create a passive radiator to support the speaker’s drivers with an air-filled chamber. Continue reading POW Audio Mo Will Turn Your Phone Into A Proper Bluetooth Speaker

This Fisheye Lens Is So Freaking Wide That It Can See Behind Itself

This is a fisheye lens built by founder of Lensrentals, Roger Cicala. It is not just any fisheye lens. It is a hyper fisheye lens. Why hyper? Because it is so freaking wide that it can see behind itself. Well, that kind of make it a 360 camera, doesn’t it? That said, can you still call it ‘fisheye’? I mean, I am just throwing out there, you know. Anywho, Cicala built it the prototype 4.9 mm f3.5 hyperfisheye lens from scratch and he is sharing how he did it. Continue reading This Fisheye Lens Is So Freaking Wide That It Can See Behind Itself

Don’t Like Foldable Phone? Here’s The New Samsung Galaxy S10 Then

Prior to the announcement of Samsung’s first foldable smartphone, Galaxy Fold, the South Korean handset maker also announced the successor to the S9, the Samsung Galaxy S10 line of smartphones. But somehow, I was drawn to the press release of the Galaxy Fold first. Anyways, here it is, the next-generation flagship is also official. Hmmm. Somehow, it does not sound as exciting. Though so, we can’t deny Samsung do know how design beautiful phones. Continue reading Don’t Like Foldable Phone? Here’s The New Samsung Galaxy S10 Then

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Is A $2K Device Called ‘Galaxy Fold’

This is it. The moment the world has been waiting for, the first foldable smartphone from a major brand is official. We are talking about Samsung’s foldable smartphone which the company showed off back in November 2018. Not only it is official, it has a got a name, an associated sticker and availability too. Called Samsung Galaxy Fold, it will cost a hefty $1,980 when it becomes available on April 26, 2019 (May 3rd for Europe). Yikes. What kind of blasphemy is this? The price of smartphones has been skyrocketing and a novelty like certainly does not help to cool the pricing. Continue reading Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Is A $2K Device Called ‘Galaxy Fold’

SITEWASP Drone Will Cut Construction Progress inspection To Hours

Despite the advancement in building and construction industry, there is at least one process that technology cannot do and that is progress inspection, or is it? This futuristic drone you see here called SITEWASP (that has a look in the league of Half-Life City Scanner), designed by Germany product service designer Sebastian Gier, might just change that. Combining a drone’s maneuverability and its circular design, internal sensors and cameras, this 3D drone system affords architects, engineers and construction managers, 200 degrees rotation and view. Continue reading SITEWASP Drone Will Cut Construction Progress inspection To Hours

Check Out This New Bluetooth Speaker From Berlin-based Teufel

Berlin-based speaker company Teufel is relatively unknown outside of Europe (and China), but it ain’t no small fry. Teufel humble beginning started in 1979 selling loudspeaker DIY kits and components out of a store in Berlin, and the store made its first online sale, via email, as far back as 1985 – when Mr. T was still a thing. From DIY speaker kits, Teufel branched into ready-made loudspeakers and the rest, as they say, is history. However, despite it having expanded into the international market since 2011, Teufel is relatively unheard of in Asia and North America. Continue reading Check Out This New Bluetooth Speaker From Berlin-based Teufel

MOFT: Quite Possibly The Best Travel Laptop Stand You Will Ever Buy

While laptops are designed for you to work anywhere, the ergonomic, namely the angle of keyboard, leaves much to be desired. Sometime you’d wish for a mobile laptop stand, or better yet, an integrated stand. The latter won’t happen because it will bump up the thickness and weight, and the former? Well, nobody’s stopping you from bringing along a foldable stand, but the question is: do you one more thing to bring along? Probably not. Continue reading MOFT: Quite Possibly The Best Travel Laptop Stand You Will Ever Buy

Budget TV Maker, TCL, Working On Wrist-wearable Foldable Smartphone

The smartphone industry has seen little to no innovation since its popularization by Apple 12 years ago. Since the first full, colored touch display rolled into the market, things hasn’t change a whole. Sure, we have better display, under display fingerprint sensor, and better cameras, but really, as far as usability, smartphones remain largely the same. And I am perfectly fine with incremental innovations, but just don’t ask for crazy prices in exchange. However, things are set to change this year and beyond, as manufacturers are getting serious with foldable devices. Continue reading Budget TV Maker, TCL, Working On Wrist-wearable Foldable Smartphone

No iPhonegrapher Should Ignore This Awesome Mobile Photography Case

Even though the new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR imaging prowess may not stack up to some Android phones, the image quality is no slouch either. iPhonegraphy is very much alive and kicking, and if you want to make the most out of the new iPhones camera, then you may want to check out this sweet accessory, Bitplay Snap Case with Bluetooth Shutter. Continue reading No iPhonegrapher Should Ignore This Awesome Mobile Photography Case