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cool tech November 7, 2014 posted by

Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format

Wouldn’t it be great if you could write, draw or create something with a pen on plain paper, and it would instantly transfer to your phone or tablet in digital form, so you could send it by email, share it or edit it on a computer program? Well now you can with the new power of ‘smart pens’.  The Equil Smartpen 2, for instance, bridges the gap between the physical world and the digital one and lets you digitize your…

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Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format
cool tech November 7, 2014 posted by

Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format

Wouldn’t it be great if you could write, draw or create something with a pen on plain paper, and it would instantly transfer to your phone or tablet in digital form, so you could send it by email, share it or edit it on a computer program? Well now you can with the new power of ‘smart pens’.  The Equil Smartpen 2, for instance, bridges the gap between the physical world and the digital one and lets you digitize your…

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Equil Smartpen 2 – instantly convert your squiggles and notes into digital format
cool tech October 22, 2014 posted by

Tzukuri – the first sunglasses which you can’t lose

Almost everyone has had that moment when they’ve managed to leave behind a perfect pair of sunglasses. On a chair, table, bus, taxi, club or grassy knoll. Sunglasses never ever seem to break, they just disappear. As if their time with you is over and they’re on to brighter horizons. We think it’s some kind of a conspiracy with odd socks, but that’s probably a story best left to another time. It’s more likely you just forgot them in a…

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Tzukuri – the first sunglasses which you can’t lose
cool tech September 18, 2014 posted by

Nexstar Evolution 6 – the smartphone friendly robot telescope for the family astronomer

Stargazing is one of those activities that anyone can enjoy. There’s a great big galaxy out there and it’s fascinating, and there’s always a chance you might see a UFO or a giant asteroid set on a collision course for the planet. You never know. The Nexstar Evolution 6 is a remote controlled robot telescope that lets even the most amateur stargazer explore the skies.

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Nexstar Evolution 6 – the smartphone friendly robot telescope for the family astronomer
Free Software September 8, 2014 posted by

Pixlr Express – superb free smartphone photo editing, and no lousy ads [Freeware]

Autodesk is a company that usually only comes up when you’re talking about some heavy hitting design software, since they’re the makers of Maya and Autocad among other design industry standard products. But they’re not all business, there’s a lighter side to the company. They also make some pretty solid mobile apps. Pixlr Express, for example, is a superb little photo editing app  whcih can turn your mobile photos into little masterpieces.

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Pixlr Express – superb free smartphone photo editing, and no lousy ads [Freeware]
Mobile Tech August 27, 2014 posted by

The Fridge – keeping you posted on when your food is due to go post date

I don’t generally share paid apps, since you can usually find something to do the same job for free, but this one should actually help you save money by keeping you from throwing out your perishables before their time. Because, let’s face it, it’s really hard to remember that those avocados don’t last forever. The Fridge app keeps you updated on when your fresh foods are about to go bad on you.

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The Fridge – keeping you posted on when your food is due to go post date
Gadgets August 1, 2014 posted by

Kolibree Toothbrush – throw a high tech dashboard at your cavities, and smile

Dental hygiene is so important. A healthy smile is one of the most important things someone can do for themselves, especially since your mouth is a gateway to the rest of your body. If you don’t treat it properly, it can have disastrous effects on your overall health. Consider that your PSA for today. The Kolibree Toothbrush is a sonic brush that not only cleans, but also tracks your cleaning.

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Kolibree Toothbrush – throw a high tech dashboard at your cavities, and smile