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Wearables

Baidu Eye: Beijing’s Response to Google Glass

by Jeremiah on September 3, 2014

Baidu Eye

BaiduEye, while no Ironman HUD (heads-up display) is Baidu’s answer to Google Glass. It was first announced last year by the Chinese search giant, but there hasn’t been much news around it until today, when Baidu’s billionaire founder, Robin Li, introduced it at Baidu’s annual developers’ conference in Beijing.

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Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones

Bose has just refreshed its classic QuietComfort® line with new exciting palettes. Finally out of their stale gray design and into more life-ful colors, the QuietComfort® 25 Headphones were also re-engineered for better sound, comfort and portability. The standard version at $299.95 now comes in black or white, but for $399.95 you can customize your own colors with their new ColorWare Design Tools.

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LG G Watch R to Compete with the Moto 360

by Jeremiah on August 24, 2014

LG G Watch R

Next week in Berlin LG is going to reveal its brand new LG G Watch R, in answer to the now in favor Moto 360.

We’re not really sure what LG had in mind by this launch. It seems like they’re upgrading their own “squared” LG G Watch a little too soon, seeking after a perfectly circular classic look. But the timing looks to be perfectly planned, and perhaps the G Watch was simply pre-released to “test the market” in preparation for the sleeker G Watch R timepiece.

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Tesoro Kuven.pro – True 5.1 Gaming Headset

by Jeremiah on August 18, 2014

Tesoro K????.pro

Tesoro Technology USA Inc. has just released its latest tech child, The Kuven.pro. It’s a True 5.1 surround sound gaming headset with 7.1 virtual capability. The Kuven.pro, named after the helmet of the Greek god Hades, immerses the gamer into the gaming environments with a total of 8 drivers, each with its own individually customizable channel. Each ear cup gets its own sub-woofer, center speaker, front speaker and a rear speaker, all controllable through the in-line control, which also allows you to mute / unmute the microphone and speakers. The unidirectional noise canceling microphone blocks out distracting noise for crystal clear chatting.

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Michael Bastian - HP Smartwatch

Wearable gadgets have made a great leap into the consumer market over the last couple of years. The most popular products in the wearable gadget arena are the “SmartWatches”. However most of these smart watches look like some geek product from the belly of a CPU and have little to no aesthetic or classy appeal to them. Owing to market demands, Hewlett Packard decided to enter the field with a bang and has announced the release of a high-tech fashion watch for later this year. The product would be engineered to tick the style box while retaining productivity. For this they team up with fashion retailer Gilt and a renowned American designer Michael Bastian.

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