Traveling can be stressful, and there is almost always something left at home. Kingston’s MobileLite line plans to lessen your suitcase load by combining a charger, portable hard drive, and AC router into one easy to use and carry product.
A full-featured connected home would be awesome, but there are so many products and standards, each requiring its own hub and supported devices, that it is confusing and difficult to setup. TP-LINK wants to give consumers the confidence that whatever they buy will work in their home, which is why they created SR20. It is an IoT hub with a built-in AC1900 router that will work with Zigbee, Z-Wave or Wi-Fi devices.
If you happen to be one of the 700 million people that use Facebook-owned WhatsApp on your mobile device and you also have a desktop or notebook, you might be delighted that the company has finally released a web-based client.
Heading into CES 2014, I wanted to see new home automation products. It didn’t take long before I stumbled upon Belkin’s brand new WeMo LED Bulb Starter Set. The WeMo LED Bulb Starter Set includes two bulbs and a wireless bridge. Let’s see what Belkin’s implementation will bring to the market early this year.
Microsoft is making a native YouTube client available on this new system and this will be something new and innovative since it is not featured on the PS4 as yet. But this will also not hurt the PS4 fans and owners since they can always enjoy the videos using the web browser.
The solution to a memorable weekend is DrinkyPal, a free iPhone app designed to keep you safe. By pinpointing your exact location, the DrinkyPal iPhone app (courtesy of Clique Vodka) will pull a list of the nearest taxi’s and hotels to ensure safe alternatives other than driving. DrinkyPal has even partnered with Expedia.com to allow the ability to book the room right from the app! The average cost of a DUI or DWI can be anywhere from $7,000-$10,000! A hotel and taxi will cost way less than that!
If you are anything like me you have a home theater setup with multiple devices. With all of those devices comes remotes, remotes that are hard to keep track of and easy to lose. I hate wanting to watch a new movie or turn on the game and I can’t find the remote! If there is one device that we always know where it is it is our iPhone or iPad, these things you just don’t lose. Today we have a cool little device that plugs into your iOS devices and turns them into a universal remote. The device is called the VooMote Zapper and we are taking a look at it today.
A company that sparked my interest was a new app called Shodogg. Basically this app will allow you to deliver any wireless streaming content to any web-enabled screen for free at very high speeds. This app releases in March on iPhone and Android platforms and soon after on Blackberry and Windows Mobile. Read on to check out the app in action and an interview with Seth Green who is an investor and adviser to the company.