Category: Gear

Amphipod introduces LED gear for runners & athletes who train in the dark

Autumn-winter is the time when many runners have to train in the dark, which leads to additional inconvenience and discomfort, primarily making it very dangerous while running on the sides of highways/ motorways and become prone to motor-vehicle road accidents. Amphipod is a company that makes wearable gear for people who are into sports and now Amphipod has come up with gear that helps runners in the above mentioned conditions with the help of LED lights; mounted on to wearable gear. Amphipod has paid great attention to low visibility problem in the dark and has in its arsenal a great...

Enjoy winter season and sports with ThermaCELL Heated Insoles

This is the time when winter season greets majority of the Northern hemisphere of our beautiful planet and along with it brings snow, cold winds and freezing temperatures. With our evolution we have fallen prey to the ever changing climate and have become more sensitive and vulnerable. Winters are beautiful, full of white snow all around, icicles hanging from the roofs and majority of people celebrate the festive season of Christmas hailing the advent of a New Year. But this is also the time when doing every day chores and outdoor activates are most affected. Everything is cold and can...

LEO’s GPS Child Tracking Wristwatch – Revolutionary gadget for security of your kids

Having kids is perhaps one of the most beautiful gifts that God or nature has blessed every life-form on this planet with. This is indeed the most precious but also a very vulnerable gift and in this world, which is full of stress and time-consuming life; sometimes it becomes impossible to keep up with our kids and even devote time to them. To ease this problem a bit, LEO has come up with a GPS (Global Positioning System) Child Locator Wristwatch. The purpose of this watch is to keep a track of kids while they are on the go, to...

British company unveils the world’s most advanced bionic arm

It is not everyday we gizmo freaks get to see the real life counterpart to the exalted ‘Terminator-esque’ limb. However, Leeds based company prosthetic company RSLSteeper has certainly kicked up a few notches when it comes to bionic technology. According to them, their scientists have created the world’s most evolved bionic hand. And, the beneficiary of this fascinating contrivance is the 53 year old Nigel Ackland, a smelter who lost his arm in a industrial bending machine accident.

Fraunhofer’s OLED glasses for handsfree computer navigation controlled by eyes

There are many computers in the market and some of them are excellent. In the days of old, we imagined and created computers that were designed to be positioned anywhere, then we made portable computers like the laptops, palmtops for example, the iPad etc. But this was not the limit and the concept of creating wearable computers came into existence. With the development of Google Glass and Motorola Solutions HC1, we dawned at the future of wearable computers. Now adding one more pearl to this collection of wearable computers comes the OLED glasses from Fraunhofer Center for Organics, Materials and...

Wearable device uses Panasonic’s smart app via NFC for blood pressure monitoring

Cloud is the new technological evolution that allows potent sharing of info through smart devices. Taking advantage of this vast yet virtual network, the Japanese have contrived the EW-BW53. It is a wrist mounted blood pressure monitoring device that utilizes a specialized Panasonic’s smart app for its job.

Designer conceptualizes robot that can be worn on a wrist

It may come as a bit of a shocker, but the above pictured conception is not a wristwatch, or rather not only a wrist watch. In fact, it is a wearable robot. Yes, a full fledged robot that can perform all the managing tasks of the owner’s life (much like Apple’s voice software Siri). However, this ‘robot’ can offer a much more personalized and varied service, given that it can comprehend the owner’s individual psychological framework (unlike Siri).

Oakley Airwave goggles – Snow sports lovers’ tech laden stylish gadget

We all love snow and its every guys dream to ski on the rough icy snow, coming down like a gust of wild wind from the lofty peaks descending to the base of the mountains. It certainly, is the greatest thrill and to add a new dimension to this beautiful, adventure sport; Oakley has introduced new sun-glasses with interactive maps, GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope, etc. These snow goggles or sun-snow reflectors (as that is their main purpose) are not just simple optical wonder but are stuffed with advanced technology too. Although, these ultra-advanced Oakley Airwave goggles contain a very small screen,...

Sanpei optics brings sunglasses with headphones- View & listen to the world around you in style

Nobody would have ever imagined that at some point, there is going to be a revolution in the field of gadgetry and that too alone in wear-able technology! But the human mind is never at rest with new concepts, innovative ideas and above all curiosity. The process of this positive thinking & approach of a group of talented guys from Sanpei Optics has resulted into the development of sunglasses which are also a pair of headphones. Though, they may appear simple but still these are beautiful both in appearance and functioning.

Forget gym and try the O2 Magnetic Dumbbells to make muscles anywhere and everywhere!

We all love to see ourselves as lean, muscular and in shape and the most appealing parts of the human body are chest and biceps. But making those guns look bigger is not easy! One has to pump a lot of iron and have an excellent proteinaceous diet to make muscles stronger and bigger so that we are healthy and aesthetically appealing to all. To help guys and the women folk workout in a better way than traditional gym training, Mr. Suhyun Yoo has devised electro-magnetic dumbbells called the O2 MAGNETIC DUMBBELLS which are ideal for working out at any...