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SCOSCHE Welcomes Compact, Rugged & Waterproof Wireless Speaker to its Popular Optimized for Outdoors® BoomBottle® Family

29 Sep 2016 SCOSCHE Welcomes Compact, Rugged & Waterproof Wireless Speaker to its Popular Optimized for Outdoors® BoomBottle® Family [...]...

OXNARD, Calif. – SCOSCHE Industries, innovators of award-winning consumer technology and car audio products and accessories, is excited to announce the newest member of its BoomBottle® family of speakers – the BoomBottle H20+ (plus).  Optimized for Outdoors® and ready for adventure, the new BoomBottle H20+ features both a rugged, durable construction that has been drop tested to meet or exceed military standard, and high quality audio with up-firing Omni-directional sound to send music in all directions. SCOSCHE’s BoomBottle H20+ features a 12W 50mm high quality speaker and passive subwoofer to produce rich, clear sound, whether the user is relaxing on a beach or setting up camp on a mountain. The BoomBottle H20+ is designed to withstand the elements with an IP67 dust and waterproof rating, buoyant construction that allows it to float in water, and a cylindrical design that fits easily in most bike water bottle cages and cup holders. Additional essential features include dual pairing for true stereo sound (when two units are used), integrated front panel control buttons that allow users to play/pause music and skip tracks, and EQ functionality to enrich the sound quality when outdoors. The BoomBottle H20+ has a powerful, rechargeable Lithium-ion battery that provides…

Booq’s Limited Edition Daypacks Return With Four New Designs for Everyday Carrying

29 Sep 2016 Booq’s Limited Edition Daypacks Return With Four New Designs for Everyday Carrying [...]...

Uniquely stylish backpacks deliver contemporary colors, fabrics and a surprising amount of interior storage SIERRA MADRE, Calif. – The team at booq, designers of stylishly functional laptop bags, backpacks and carrying cases for creative professionals, releases four additions to their limited edition range of backpacks built to endure life’s daily adventures, the Daypack. The new colors include grayfetti, cream-dream, clay-canvas and navy-red, each featuring its own unique interior lining fabric. Its slim profile makes Daypack the perfect companion for comfortable commuting and working on-the-go, and the interior holds an impressive amount of gear and opens wide for easy access to a slip pocket that can house a 15.6-inch laptop. Daypacks are available now for $80 at www.booqbags.com. “We always like to pull inspiration from our everyday lives when designing because we want the bags to fit into people’s day-to-day use,” said Kema Subsomboon, Lead Product Designer at booq. “Coming from Sierra Madre, that translates to aesthetics like the navy, clay, gray, and cream as well as lightweight materials, large compartments, and versatile pockets for laid back adventurers.”    Boasting YKK high-performance zippers and comfortably contoured shoulder straps, the tough and rugged Daypack’s exterior features a front zipper pocket for easy…

BRAVEN Audio Launches BRAVEN 405 Waterproof Active Series Speaker

27 Sep 2016 BRAVEN Audio Launches BRAVEN 405 Waterproof Active Series Speaker [...]...

BRAVEN 405 portable speaker combines vibrant, resilient design with long-lasting HD sound for music that moves with you  Salt Lake City – September 27, 2016 – BRAVEN Audio announces the availability of the BRAVEN 405, created to combine eye-catching design with powerful HD sound into one compact package. The latest in BRAVEN’s Active Series, this versatile mini Bluetooth® speaker strikes a balance in the modern line of products between the BRAVEN 105 and BRAVEN Balance speakers. Fusing the 105’s portability with the Balance’s booming sound, BRAVEN’s 405 speaker offers an ideal option perfect for an active lifestyle.  The BRAVEN 405 boasts 24 hours of playtime and doubles as a backup battery, making it the essential companion for the active person on-the-go. The BRAVEN 405’s dynamic, all-weather design features an IPX7 waterproof rating perfect for beach outings and poolside listening. Its slim profile means it’s ultra-portable and can easily be thrown in your purse or gym bag for sound that travels with you. For powering up while on the move, the BRAVEN 405 includes an integrated 2100mAh power bank to charge your smartphone and other devices when they are running low on battery. Designed with anti-slip silicone and a built-in kickstand,…

Strava and New Balance Reward Runners During Marathon Season with the Strava Back Half Challenge

26 Sep 2016 Strava and New Balance Reward Runners During Marathon Season with the Strava Back Half Challenge [...]...

Run the second half of a marathon faster than the first half from October 9 – December 4 and share on Strava to receive a pair of New Balance shoes SAN FRANCISCO – Strava, the social network for athletes, introduces the Strava Back Half Challenge, a two-month campaign in partnership with New Balance that encourages athletes to run a negative split this marathon season. Beginning on October 9 with the Chicago and Portland Marathons, and ending on December 4 with the California International Marathon, runners who complete the second half of a race faster than the first half and share it on Strava will receive a free pair of New Balance running shoes. To enter, runners simply complete a submission form on the Strava blog after completing a qualifying race. Learn more about Strava’s Half Back Challenge here. Although negative splitting is a widely recommended race strategy and one used to win the majority of marathons, it’s a feat that only 3.6% of marathoners accomplish. Strava’s analysis of six marathons reveals that only 3.6% of Strava athletes who ran the New York City Marathon and 6.3% of those who ran the Boston Marathon completed the second half of a race faster…

New iDevices® Smart Home Essentials Kit Delivers Seamless Smart Home Evolution Complete with Concierge Service

19 Sep 2016 New iDevices® Smart Home Essentials Kit Delivers Seamless Smart Home Evolution Complete with Concierge Service [...]...

iDevices delivers its first curated selection of premium, personalized, hub-free smart home products in one thoughtful package AVON, Conn. – September 19th, 2016 – iDevices®, the preeminent brand in the connected home industry, introduces the Smart Home Essentials kit, an Apple® HomeKit™ and Alexa-enabled system featuring three iDevices Sockets (connected light bulb adapters), five iDevices Switches (indoor connected plugs) and two iDevices Outdoor Switches (rain-tight connected plugs). Unlike other smart home systems on the market, the iDevices Smart Home Essentials kit requires no central hub, gateway or bridge. This premium selection of smart home products comes with a first of its kind, exclusive Concierge Service, giving users priority support access and the ability to set appointments with iDevices’ smart home experts for everything from product setup to advanced use tutorials. This unique Concierge Service offers users priority access to the iDevices team of U.S.-based smart home experts. Customers have the option to schedule a personalized, guided setup to ensure their transition to a smart home is simple and seamless. With the purchase of the Smart Home Essentials kit, users get priority access to the iDevices Concierge Service made up of smart home experts adept at supporting iDevices products and other…

Luxuriously Refined for the On-the-Go Professional, booq Introduces the Pack Pro

15 Sep 2016 Luxuriously Refined for the On-the-Go Professional, booq Introduces the Pack Pro [...]...

Backpack fuses high-end style with professional needs, providing a functional carryall for on-the-go work essentials Sierra Madre, California – The team at booq, designers of stylishly functional laptop bags, backpacks and carrying cases for creative professionals, releases their latest backpack built for designers on the go, the Pack Pro. Creatives will swoon over this ultimate travel companion touting high quality, protective materials and a well-designed layout that keeps items organized and easily accessible. The Pack Pro is now available for $295 at booqbags.com and retailers throughout the country. Watch the Pack Pro in action here. “Because the original Cobra pack was a favorite among Booq fans, we wanted to evolve the design to include several key upgrades such as a larger, industrial plastic coil zipper, interior mesh pockets for added storage options, simplified straps for easy carrying and a redesigned front panel to better hold the pack’s shape and give a boxier, rigid look,” said Kema Subsomboon, Lead Product Designer at booq. “The result is a more refined Pack Pro that gives Booq fans, who often travel for business, a comfortable solution for carrying their gear while maintaining the features they loved from the original Cobra pack.” Crafted from the highest quality materials, Pack Pro’s rugged, 1680 denier…

Klique Puts Safety First with National Debut of Group Meet Up App with a Cause

13 Sep 2016 Klique Puts Safety First with National Debut of Group Meet Up App with a Cause [...]...

Klique launches group-based social app, joining with White House initiative It’s On Us to help encourage bystander intervention on campus, while giving student groups a fun and safe way to make new friends. MIAMI, FL – Klique, a first-of-its-kind app that helps users meet new people with their friends by their side, has launched nationally just in time for back-to-school season at college campuses across the country. Klique app is a fun and safer way for groups of friends to expand their social circle together and connect with new people. With the national launch of the app, Klique has partnered with It’s On Us, an organization focused on educating, engaging, and empowering students to become leaders in the movement to end sexual assault. It’s On Us works to increase bystander intervention and consent education in order to help improve safety on college campuses. The app encourages users to go out with friends, leaving with their klique and always coming back with their klique. Recent campus incidents have made safety and prevention a substantial priority for colleges across the country. Joining the charge, Klique is partnering with It’s On Us to serve as their mobile platform for safe social networking. Klique will…

Griffin Delivers Protection, Style, and Audio Solutions with New Accessories for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus

12 Sep 2016 Griffin Delivers Protection, Style, and Audio Solutions with New Accessories for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus [...]...

Nashville, Tenn. – Sept. 12, 2016 –  Griffin Technology, creator of award-winning and thoughtfully designed mobile accessories, announces its collection of iPhone 7/7 Plus accessories that are specifically designed to enhance the functionality of Apple’s highly-anticipated smartphone. This new collection consists of mobile cases and power and audio products that will help users make the most out of their smartphone, while holding on to their favorite accessories. Leading the line-up are new additions to Griffin’s best-selling Survivor collection, which are all designed to meet or exceed U.S. Department of Defense Standard 810G for shock/drop and vibration. New iPhone 7 owners can confidently protect their phone with Griffin’s Survivor Adventure, Survivor Adventure Wallet and Survivor Clear Wallet. Survivor Adventure ($34.99) provides device protection while maintaining personal expression during any adventure. This fearless case combines a slim, multi-layer design with a proprietary Impact Dispersion System to absorb impact forces and withstand 8’ drops. Survivor Adventure’s interchangeable backplate design enables users to customize the look by snapping in one of the two included plates in each package. Adventure backplate options include high-gloss and self-healing options. And Survivor Adventure Wallet offers users their choice of a convenient folio-style wallet or high-gloss clear back in…

SteelSeries Releases the Rival 500, Reinventing the MMO/MOBA Gaming Mouse

12 Sep 2016 SteelSeries Releases the Rival 500, Reinventing the MMO/MOBA Gaming Mouse [...]...

 World’s first MOBA/MMO optical gaming mouse designed around natural hand movements for extreme comfort, accuracy and performance CHICAGO – September 12, 2016 – SteelSeries, leader and innovator in gaming peripherals, announces the availability of the Rival 500, a revolutionary multi-button gaming mouse that was designed from the ground up around the gamer’s thumb and hand movements to increase efficiency, accuracy, and performance. “The Rival 500 is the first true multi-button gaming mouse engineered to maximize gaming efficiency, while keeping the gamers movement and comfort in mind,” said Ehtisham Rabbani, SteelSeries CEO. “We created a MOBA/MMO mouse that fits your hand and not the other way around.” Intuitive Design SteelSeries’ Rival 500 reimagines the traditional multi-button grid layout by incorporating natural hand movements into the design.  Engineered for comfort and performance, it replaces the squeezed buttons in a grid format with a Next-Gen side-button layout that makes identifying, clicking and combo clicking precise and easy.  The Rival 500 showcases gaming’s first flick down switches, the fastest way to make a move since it responds to your thumbs natural flick motion instead of having to press it. Tactile Alerts The Rival 500 gaming mouse features SteelSeries’ innovative tactile alert technology, transforming it…

MSI VR One, the Lightest Futuristic VR Backpack Debut in TGS 2016

12 Sep 2016 MSI VR One, the Lightest Futuristic VR Backpack Debut in TGS 2016 [...]...

VR experience free from the restraint of cables by a light 3.6kg backpack for 90 minutes Taipei, Taiwan – September 12, 2016 – As the leading brand of the gaming industry, MSI Computer Corp  is always ahead of others in meeting gamers’ needs by introducing the most up-to-date solutions for extreme gamers. MSI has built deep relationships with the VIVE team of HTC Corporation for quite a long time, determines to deliver and promote the best VR experience on the mobile platform. In Tokyo Game Show 2016, MSI and HTC VIVE team shall bring to light another MSI revolutionary product to the world, the MSI VR One! In Tokyo Game Show 2016, MSI will announce the world’s first-ever VR Backpack, the “VR One”. The concept has been discussed since 2016, however, none but MSI was able to make the actual product happen with the fancy style and lightest weight but highest performance. MSI VR One is the world’s lightest and thinnest backpack PC system. It is sure to have massive impacts on the global VR market by removing the current VR experience limitations of having to stay close to the PC and the monitor due to cables connected. MSI VR…