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  • Amazon Cloud Cam

    Amazon Cloud Cam

    A new entry into the home security market, the Amazon Cloud Cam, compatible with the firm’s Key service, and Alexa, fires a direct stream to your smartphone, as well as activating alerts when movement is detected in your home. Infrared night vision effectively enables you to see in the dark, while two-way audio means you can also communicate with people in the room (and play amusing practical jokes), with 24 hours of free cloud storage included.

     
  • Brauer Robot Sculptures

    Brauer Robot Sculptures

    Parisian graphic designer, +Brauer, has a new series, “Viva la robolucion!” that reveals vintage robots’ technological features in their original state. After choosing vintage objects to work with, +Brauer alters their appearance, sculpts them, and incorporates light sources into their structure before assembling them in a truly creative and unique way. Each robot is designed to interact with its environment in a different way whether it is turned on or off. +Brauer creates each of his pieces as a statement …cotinue reading

     
  • SooSpy Wall Charger Smart Spycam

    SooSpy Wall Charger Smart Spycam

    The SooSpy Wall Charger Smart Spycam automatically records HD 1080p video and sound when it is triggered by motion, so you always have a crystal clear view of what’s happening. This hidden camera looks and functions exactly like a standard USB wall charging adapter, so no one is the wiser that it is. Easy and discreet, the Smart Spycam doesn’t need batteries or additional software to work. When you’re ready to watch the footage, just connect you the wall charger …cotinue reading

     
  • Meater

    Meater

    Ensure your steaks, fillets, and breasts are cooked to the highest of standards with Meater, a handy gadget to further propel your barbecuing expertise. The wireless thermometer probe connects via the magic of Bluetooth to your device allowing you to track the internal temperature of your culinary masterpiece as it cooks. A watched pot may never boil, but a watched bird sure bakes to perfection now.

     
  • August Smart Lock

    August Smart Lock

    A cinch to fit but impossible (or as good as) to crack, meet August Smart Lock. The clever design simply affixes over your existing deadbolt, and, activated via an app and some well-thought-out tech, you’ll be informed that the door is both closed and locked. If that’s not enough security, there’s a tracker option meaning you can keep tabs on when your loved ones get back.

     
  • Teak Dreamer’s Chair

    Teak Dreamer’s Chair

    Versatile enough for indoor and outdoor use, the Teak Dreamer’s Chair has a mid-century inspired design with elegant details. Crafted from dense and durable Burmese Teak wood and finished with Sunbrella upholstery, this chair is guaranteed to withstand rain, sun, spills, and years of use. With an eye for all the details, the Dreamer’s Chair has brass rods that elegantly lock in the backrests, the armrests have subtle hand-craved indentations for your arms to comfortably rest on, and the back …cotinue reading

     
  • Stretch

    Stretch

    Store–and display–your phones and tablets on a sleek, stylish shelf, with Stretch, by Oregon-based design firm I Love Handles. The slender wooden wall mount has seven holes meaning you can easily arrange your devices and leave them, tidily, to charge. An essential addition to your office space or next to your bed.

     
  • Staresso Portable Espresso Maker

    Staresso Portable Espresso Maker

    This award-winning device promises to make you a star, too–in your own kitchen, at least, anyway. The Staresso Portable Espresso Maker is a highly affordable personal barista that’s highly compact, and a cinch to set up and use. What’s more, it’s portable, meaning you never need to suffer bad and/or rip-off coffee again.