The latest release in Fluance’s Fi line of speakers is the Fi70. The speaker is an all-in-one unit, with dual eight-inch subwoofers, five-inch woven glass fiber midrange drivers and one-inch neodymium tweeters. It wirelessly streams music instantly from Spotify, Pandora, iTunes or your own music library and has AptX enhanced Bluetooth audio technology.
Feature rich extras include AM/FM radio, adjustable EQ, touch controls, audio input, digital optical input, LED display, alarm clock, and USB port for charging your devices. $499
Anyone with an iPhone will now be able to livestream video through Facebook in the United States.
The social network today announced it has expanded Live Video access beyond celebrities, verified users and journalists to any U.S. user with an iPhone. The Menlo Park-based company said in a blog post that it plans to roll out the feature around the world in the coming weeks. Live Video for Android is also in the works. Continue reading →
Meet the Travelteq Macbook Sleeve: the perfect blend of age-old Italian craftsmanship and smart design. It’s handmade with great care and passion by skilled craftsmen in our workshop in Tuscany using the finest vegetable tanned Florentine Vachetta leather. To meet the demands of the tech-savvy traveler it features lots and lots of smart details. Like functional compartments for your phone and business cards and the highest quality waterproof nylon lining to protect your essentials. $150
Available come this fall the Double-Dealer features two magazines sticking out of either side of the $40 blaster that each hold 12 darts. But to make the weapon twice as dominating in battle, it also has two barrels that fire darts simultaneously. So you can easily take down two targets at once!
Yes, we know — technically, the candle is going to put off light on its own. But there’s a big difference between the luminance of a votive and the light sources inside the Lumir C Candle-Powered LED Lamp. This highly-portable light uses the heat energy from small candles to power an LED light, giving you a reliable source of light no matter where you are. It’s available in two varieties: Mood, which uses an array of four LEDs and a diffuser for ambient light, and Spot, which has a single, aimable LED for tasks like reading or working. $60+
RAND boats are sleek, simplistic electric vessels for recreational use and with focus on social interaction, whether through city canals, forest lakes, or the ocean itself. Designed with simplistic, graceful lines, the Rand Picnic is built in sustainable, low maintenance materials, and equipped with an easy-to-use electrical outboard engine. It has the ability of sailing up to 16 hours on sheer electricity, and seating up to 10 passengers. Starting at €9.950
This is the Star Wars Death Star BBQ available from The Fowndry. It’s a stainless steel BBQ grill that looks like the Death Star. Plus its superlaser actually functions as an adjustable thermal exhaust port. Or so. GBP 100
Amazon will air its first-ever Super Bowl ad on Feb. 7, Adweek has confirmed, and it has recruited Alec Baldwin for his first Super Bowl campaign since Hulu in 2009.
The company released a teaser Wednesday, in which the actor is seen planning an epic Super Bowl party with legendary NFL quarterback Dan Marino. Amazon’s wireless speaker and voice command device, Alexa of the Amazon Echo, makes a cameo as well.
Olympus has revived a classic design in the form of the new PEN-F. Behind the retro-inspired aesthetics you’ll find a 20-megapixel Live MOS sensor, a high resolution 3-inch LCD, 5-axis image stabilization and full 1080p HD video capture at 60fps. It also boasts being the first Olympus PEN camera with a built-in viewfinder. $1.200
Record Display I is a beautifully handmade vinyl record display built with solid walnut, and with brass details, by Japanese furniture maker Kai Takeshima in Montreal, Canada. Finished with oil for a sleek look, the elegant display features six different compartments capable of holding approximately 290 records in total, helping you keep your precious collection organized, accessible, and appreciated.