August 2014 archive

Aug 15

Google Cardboard VR with NFC tag Review

We heard about Google giving away the Google Cardboard at an event. Those that could not attend have a chance to buy a pre assembled kit from GoogleCardboard.com. GoogleCardboard.com has made the Google Cardboard to spec and looks identical to the real thing. The kit includes pre-cut cardboard, lenses, magnets, NFC tag, velcro strips and …

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Aug 15

Sprout Pencils – Pencils that can turn into plants

Sprout Pencils is a pencil that turns into a plant when the pencil is sharpened all the way down to the stub. The secret is that the pencil has a seed inside that can be planted to grow an herb garden. Sprout is a pencil that can be upcycled to a plant, enabling it to …

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Aug 14

TRASH-EASE – Portable trash bag holder

Ever been to park for picnic and have the trash bag fly away? Trash-Ease is an ideal solution to have a portable, reusable, adjustable take-everywhere trash bag holder. Trash-Ease will hang on a bleacher, picnic table, kitchen counter, craft tables, decks and campers. Trash-Ease keeps trash off the ground and won’t tip over or blow …

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Aug 07

Trakdot – Track your luggage while traveling

Trakdot Luggage is constantly monitoring the cellular network to determine it’s city location. When you fly, Trakdot goes to sleep until arrival. Upon arrival at your destination, Trakdot wakes up and reports its new location. Trakdot will email you a text message or email upon arrival at it’s destination. Trakdot makes sure your valuable luggage …

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Aug 07

Dart – Next generation Active Stylus with greater accuracy

Dart is the next generation of Active Stylus with PCB digital circuitry that offers users a 2mm hardened silicone tip for greater accuracy and less chance of errors. I have used stylus in the past with my iPad but never found a solution that worked. The Dart is the first stylus that has a thin …

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Aug 07

Oto-Tip – This startup wants to replace the cotton swab

Many people use Q-Tips to clean out their ear when that is not the best solution. Cotton swabs push into ear can damage the middle ear and create a lot of problems. The Oto-Tip is trying to clean out your ears for better hearing, all while being a safe alternative. The company has two devices …

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Aug 07

iPhone 6 September 6 media event

Apple will have an event confirmed by re/code for Tuesday September 6 to announce the iPhone 6. Rumors specs include 4.7″ display, 2,100mAh battery, sapphire crystal display, and a faster A8 chip. The 5.5″ iPhone 6 will likely arrive at a later date according to experts. via Forbes

Aug 06

Looky Loo Light – Keeps children attention during a photo shoot

The Looky Loo light was created to help photographers capture the attention of children during photo shoots. The Looky Loo Light is a wireless attachment that adjusts to any size SLR camera lens and attracts the eyes of the little ones in your life. Photographer Allison Carenza wanted to solve the common problem of photographing …

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Aug 05

The GunBox

The GunBox is a safe for your gun that keeps your weapon safe in storage with rapid access when you need it. The safe is made of Aircraft strength aluminum, has motion/vibration sensor with audible alarm, wristband for quick access, FAA approved box for safe transportation while traveling, and more. The Gunbox comes in 3 …

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Aug 04

Breathometer A01 Smartphone Breathalyzer for IOS and Android Review

Breathometer is a Smartphone Breathalyzer that attaches to your IOS or Android device. The Breathalyzer inserts into the headphone jack port and uses one AAA battery to power the device. Breathalyzer is great to take with you when you plan to drink alcohol. Breathometer A01 is a small black piece of plastic that has a …

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