The normal digital camera can be said to have been phased out – simply because point-and-shoot devices are no longer in vogue, not to mention that most of us rely on our smartphone cameras these days to get the job done as opposed to a chunky DSLR. After all, the technology in smartphone cameras have advanced to such an extent that they snap some pretty great looking shots – good enough to be on billboards, too. Nikon, however, feels that the point-and-shoot camera market has some legs left, which is why they have revealed their new range of DL premium compact series.
Wireless speakers come in many forms and sizes, where some of them are durable enough to handle knocks, drops, and even go for a swim in order to keep up with your rather adventurous lifestyle. Having said that, what about some of the more refined wireless speakers that are in the market? Surely there should be a better design than that of the standard sound bar type? crazybaby has thought about this and decided to take the challenge to deliver a unique wireless speaker that they call the Luna – and what makes the Luna special is the fact that it is a telescopic wireless speaker, the first of its kind in the world.
There are lots of ways you can express yourself. Our hobbies are usually the way we show our passions, and we can pour hours of work into projects without realizing we’re doing it. If you are lucky enough to turn a hobby into a job, then you know the struggles of keeping the creativity alive. Music is a particularly difficult venture, not only because you need to work at it to sound good, but there’s also so much of it already out there that it’s difficult to feel like you’re making something new.
When it comes to digital cameras, these kinds of gadgets are certainly not the kind that fall under the impulse purchase category. After all, picking up a camera requires careful consideration, ranging from whether you can afford the rest of the lens system (if you would like to get more serious than just taking an iPhone and snapping away happily), to ensuring that the company behind the product has a fantastic track record. Having said that, Pentax is no stranger when it comes to imaging systems, and where their cameras are concerned, they too, have taken the special edition route once in a while such as with the Pentax K-7 limited edition model. This time around, the latest limited edition model that has been announced by Pentax would be the Pentax K-3 II which was launched in May last year.
For those of you out there who happen to be hankering after Vizio’s brand new D-Series collection of TVs and yet live in Canada, here is some good news for you. It looks like the new range is all set to arrive at the Great White North, where this new line-up will boast of many different screen size options in order to cater to all you value conscious consumers out there. Not only that, consumers will be able to pick from a range of step-up features such as Smart TV and 4K Ultra HD on select models. The D-Series line-up will boast of Full-Array LED backlighting with up to 16 Active LED Zones for excellent picture quality, ensuring that your eyes end up with something worth looking at after a particularly tiring day at work.
Whether you run your own podcast, record let’s plays, or just chat with friends on Skype, you’re going to need a microphone. Of course, the reason for which you have the mic is going to determine what type of device you’ll want to have around. If you’re trying to go for professional audio, you’ll not only need a high-quality mic, but a pop filter, shock mount, quiet place to record, and software that will let you clean it up nicely.
Just when you thought that heads-up displays for the human being, in the form of the wearable technology that is known as smart glasses is something that is about to catch on in a big way, the industry does not move within such expectations, where even tech giants like Google will need to reevaluate their Google Glass program and scrap it. Epson has had their foray into this segment as well with their Moverio a few years back, and at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, we did hear of Epson making an announcement of its third generation of Moverio smart glasses – the Moverio BT-300, which will boast of Epson’s breakthrough silicon-based OLED (organic light emitting diode) digital display technology that enables truly transparent mobile augmented reality (AR) experiences for business and consumers alike.
When it comes to living out the wireless lifestyle, you can more or less say that Bluetooth connectivity happens to be important as well, not quite to the standard of Wi-Fi connectivity, but still, Bluetooth connectivity gets the job done when it comes to getting rid of pesky wires which tend to get all tangled up. Having said that, when it comes to Bluetooth headphones, there are many different models out there in the market to choose from, so much so that the beginner or newcomer might be so frazzled out, he or she makes a bad purchase decision. It all really boils down to what you would like to do with your headphones – bring it with you on trans-Atlantic trips? Or simply just a short hop down a couple of blocks? Regardless, the Major II Bluetooth headphones do seem to cater for all needs, where it boasts of delivering more than 30 hours of play time on a single charge – making it stand above the industry standard.
If you’ve never taken care of a child or puppy, which is essentially the same thing, it’s a pretty terrifying experience. They get into everything, put all nearest objects in their mouth, and unknowingly attempt suicide every five minutes because they just don’t know what anything is. While you can train a puppy as they grow up, the same is not so easily done for kids. Human intelligence makes them crafty, sneaky, and much more prone to danger. That being said, we want to keep watch on the little boogers and make sure they’re not getting into too much trouble.