IFA 2015 is well underway over in Berlin and is bringing new products to light by the boatload. Today, Parrot has introduced the latest iteration of its Zik line of headphones. The new third generation model has unique stylings and is boosted by a completely wireless design (even charging) and new software for iOS and Android wearables.
Inductive charging Stories September 4, 2015
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Inductive charging Stories July 8, 2015
The rush to miniaturize our electronics seems to have come to a head with a new Kickstarter campaign that launched on Monday. So Special Lab’s Dot Bluetooth in-ears raised over 100% of its goal in just an hour and is at nearly 5 times its target after just two days.
So what’s all the fuss about? Well, the self-proclaimed “world’s smallest Bluetooth headset” have a nearly flush design that comes either as a stereo pair or individual mono that includes Siri and Google Now support. The only thing is, you won’t be listening to these all day. expand full story
Inductive charging Stories June 25, 2015
Admittedly, my nightstand is a mess. A lamp, an IKEA clock, Apple Watch dock and a charger for my iPhone. It’s like the wild west. I’m always interested in solutions that simplify my life and my nightstand is in desperate need of that.
There is a pretty cool Indiegogo campaign going right now that aims to wrap all of the nightstand necessities into one slim and modern package. Luzi offers all of the previously mentioned mainstays plus a few cool tricks like voice control. It’s definitely worth a look. expand full story
Inductive charging Stories April 28, 2015
Power solutions for our smartphones and tablets are a dime and dozen at this point. Huge power banks that are capable of charging our devices multiple times. Inductive charging has been around for awhile with Android devices, now Apple Watch is depending on this type of power supply as well.
However, there is always room for improvement. One Kickstarter campaign is aiming to do so by combining magnets with wireless charging to create a solution to a situation everyone faces… expand full story
Inductive charging Stories May 14, 2014
Groupon is offering the uNu Aero 2,000mAh iPhone 5/5s battery case with wireless charging pad for $59.99 shipped. That’s $40 under the regular price, $35 better than Amazon’s best ever price, the lowest we’ve seen and the best current price. Today’s deal is available in both black and/or white models.
The Aero system comes with a 2,000mAh battery case that features wired charging via USB cable, but also features wireless charging via the included charging pad (seen to the right). It has a rigid backing and raised-lip edge that offers “premium protection from scratches, fingerprints, smudging and bumps” and you can easily access all functions without removing the case including charging and syncing.
It has received a 4.4/5 star rating from over 140 Amazon customers, is MFi certified by Apple and comes with a one-year warranty from uNu. If you’re looking for a little more juice but aren’t interested in the charging pad, the highly rated uNu Power DX External Protective Battery Case for iPhone 5s / iPhone 5 is still $50 shipped, matching the best price we’ve seen.