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Satechi Expands Metallic Series to Include Rose Gold Accessories to Complement Apple®’s New Product Offerings

22 Jul 2016 Satechi Expands Metallic Series to Include Rose Gold Accessories to Complement Apple®’s New Product Offerings [...]...

SAN DIEGO – (July 22, 2016) – Satechi, a brand known for its sleek, functional and organizational workspace solutions, is expanding its Metallic Series to accompany the new rose gold MacBook®, iPhone® and Apple Watch®. With rose gold taking the tech world by storm, the pink-hued iOS devices will not stand alone with the arrival of Satechi’s line, including wireless headphones, a handy headset stand, convenient charging stations and the ever-popular and useful Type-C Hub with pass-through charging. The fashionable finish of the new Apple® products allow users to add a pop of color to their everyday lives, and Satechi is here to facilitate a seamless transition. The Aluminum Wireless Headphones and complimentary Slim Aluminum Headset Stand are the ideal desktop combination. The Bluetooth 4.0 headphones feature a luxurious comfortable design and premium sound quality from up to 33 feet away, whether while at the office, home or traveling. With up to16 hours of playtime or up to 18 hours of talk time, the headphones are sure to last throughout the day, but also include an auxiliary cord for a wired connection when necessary. While at home or the office, the Slim Aluminum Headset Stand provides a simple and sleek…

BRAVEN Audio Launches BRAVEN 105 Active Series Speaker

18 Jul 2016 BRAVEN Audio Launches BRAVEN 105 Active Series Speaker [...]...

Ultra-Portable, Waterproof Bluetooth® BRAVEN 105 Speaker Now Available Salt Lake City – July 18, 2016 – BRAVEN Audio announces the availability of the BRAVEN 105, a waterproof, compact speaker inspired by active lifestyles and designed to be taken anywhere you are. The latest addition to BRAVEN’s highly acclaimed Active Series lineup, the 105 combines a modern round design with exceptional versatility and booming full body sound. “The BRAVEN 105 is a speaker that can truly be taken with you anywhere, thanks to a waterproof, palm-sized design with seriously impressive audio,” says Andy Fathollahi, Chief Executive. “The 105’s audio quality is unmatched in the category and its price makes it the perfect gift for any person or occasion.” No matter the adventure, the BRAVEN 105 is designed to keep up with the everyday athlete and on-the-go individual. With an IPX7 waterproof rating, the 105 can withstand sweat, rain, mud, dirt and sand all while playing your favorite tunes. The BRAVEN 105 can be used during virtually every activity from running to biking and all the fun adventures in between, using its multifunctional elastic strap that secures the speaker to any handles, backpack or sport accessory.  Perfect for keeping the music playing…

Nyrius WS54 HD Video Transmitter & Receiver Unleashes Complete Freedom to Meet Wireless Home Entertainment Needs

15 Jul 2016 Nyrius WS54 HD Video Transmitter & Receiver Unleashes Complete Freedom to Meet Wireless Home Entertainment Needs [...]...

  NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO – (July 14, 2016) – Nyrius, innovators of convenient connected home devices, announces the availability of its newest wireless home entertainment solution – the WS54 HD Video Transmitter and Receiver. The WS54 allows users to transmit true 1080p HD video content from streaming devices, such as Apple TV® or Roku®, or from cable boxes, Blu-ray players or computers, anywhere in the home without being constrained by wires and walls. The plug-and-play Nyrius WS54 uses a powerful long range digital signal to stream content, from up to 60 feet, at high speeds and with low latency. This allows users to watch their favorite Netflix show or offline media catalogue in HD, razor sharp quality, without interruption or interference from other Bluetooth or WiFi devices in the home. The convenient Nyrius WS54 has a loop-through wired HDMI output feature that gives users the freedom to stream the same content at the same time in two different locations – one wired and one wireless. For example, users can view a movie in their bedroom and wirelessly stream that content to a different room in the house, such as the living room. The WS54 includes an IR extender, which allows…

iDevices Announces Amazon Alexa Compatibility With Their Smart Home Product Line

11 Jul 2016 iDevices Announces Amazon Alexa Compatibility With Their Smart Home Product Line [...]...

iDevices Delivers Simple and Elegant Smart Home Control While Expanding Compatibility to Alexa-Enabled Accessories Avon, Conn. – July 11, 2016 – iDevices®, the preeminent brand in the smart home industry, announces the compatibility of its connected home products and app with Amazon Alexa. This includes integration with Alexa-enabled accessories such as the Amazon Echo, Dot and Tap. iDevices has gained home automation market leadership with its launch of the first Apple HomeKit™-enabled smart plug and development of the iDevices Connected app, one of the few apps that allows for the control of all HomeKit products with no additional hub or subscription fees required. With the largest HomeKit product lineup requiring no hub, it was a natural next step to expand this foundation to include compatibility with Amazon Alexa-enabled devices. Additionally, all products connected to the iDevices Connected app use the company’s IoT Cloud Infrastructure at no extra cost, allowing control of these products through a secure platform when users are away from home. “When we launched our first HomeKit product, we designed our unique software architecture to allow us to expand compatibility to new devices and platforms as the smart home ecosystem evolved,” says Chris Allen, iDevices CEO. “Now, we…

Introducing Smartstrip by ilumi: Industry’s First Outdoor-Rated Individually Addressable LED Strip with Bluetooth Mesh Connectivity

6 Jul 2016 Introducing Smartstrip by ilumi: Industry’s First Outdoor-Rated Individually Addressable LED Strip with Bluetooth Mesh Connectivity [...]...

Introducing Smartstrip by ilumi: Industry’s First Outdoor-Rated Individually Addressable LED Strip with Bluetooth Mesh Connectivity DALLAS – (July 6, 2016) – Expanding its portfolio of innovative smart lighting products, ilumi solutions announces a new series of app-controlled, outdoor-rated and colorful LED light strips. The Mark Cuban-backed and Shark Tank-funded ilumi is returning to the crowdfunding community to bring its Smartstrip to life via Kickstarter. The Smartstrip furthers the ilumi mission to help consumers achieve better living through better lighting. The ilumi Smartstrip incorporates a number of industry firsts, including Bluetooth Mesh wireless connectivity, outdoor-rated materials, and uniquely bright digitally addressable RGB+W LEDs. This unique combination enables the Smartstrip to be the most flexible and functional lighting strip on the market. Enabled through ilumi’s free iOS and Android app, the Smartstrip can be controlled from smartphones and tablets up to 150 feet away without the need for a hub, survive in the outdoors through tough weather conditions, and illuminate any and all colors within the spectrum from bright functional whites to rich hues. The Smartstrip’s digitally addressable nature enables each LED to be controlled and change color independently of any other, creating dynamic effects and patterns that add interest and atmosphere to homes,…

Polar Announces TrainingPeaks Integration for Line of Connected Products

5 Jul 2016 Polar Announces TrainingPeaks Integration for Line of Connected Products [...]...

KEMPELE, Finland – Polar, the pioneer of wearable sports and fitness technology and the leader of heart rate monitoring for more than 35 years, introduces TrainingPeaks integration with Polar Flow. Polar athletes can now automatically sync their data with TrainingPeaks and easily access Polar training sessions from their TrainingPeaks account. TrainingPeaks and Polar Flow automatic syncing capabilities are available now for a variety of Polar connected products including the Polar V800 multi-sport watch, Polar M400 GPS running watch and the Polar M450 and Polar V650 cycling computers. “Polar offers several training solutions that runners, cyclists and triathletes trust and rely on during their training,” says Marco Suvilaakso, Global Product Director at Polar. “Using Polar Flow athletes can plan, gain insight into, and receive feedback on their training. Integrating with TrainingPeaks allows us to extend these services even further by offering yet another opportunity for athletes to use their training data to improve performance and meet their goals.” “This seamless integration allows the most convenient data transfer from Polar devices to TrainingPeaks,” says Dirk Friel, Co-Founder and President of TrainingPeaks. “Our mission is to help athletes and coaches achieve their goals and we are excited to help Polar users take their…

SteelSeries Celebrates 15 Years of Gaming Innovation with Massive Giveaway

29 Jun 2016 SteelSeries Celebrates 15 Years of Gaming Innovation with Massive Giveaway [...]...

Birthday extravaganza featuring $40,000 in prizes CHICAGO – SteelSeries, a leader and innovator in gaming peripherals, celebrates 15 years of gaming innovation with a massive giveaway of more than 400 prizes worth an estimated $40,000. Top prizes include “Your Ultimate Setup” gaming bundles, an all-expenses paid trip for two to Seattle, and a complete gaming system featuring a state-of-the-art gaming laptop. Starting today, fans can enter the “Ultimate Setup Giveaway” by visiting www.steelseries.com/15 for a chance to win SteelSeries gaming bundles, gift cards, limited edition games, exclusive swag and more. Contestants will be asked to choose their favorite four SteelSeries products to enter the giveaway and will receive a custom URL address upon completion. Sharing their custom URL with friends will earn them bonus entries for more chances to win. After entering, SteelSeries will send each entrant a coupon code for 15% off all purchases on www.steelseries.com. “Our community has supported us for 15 years and enabled us to become trailblazers in the peripherals market and this is one of the ways we would like to thank them,” says Ehtisham Rabbani, SteelSeries CEO. “From our first mouse pad to our latest line of keyboards, mice and headsets, we’ve understood the importance…

Booq’s New Booqpad for 9.7-inch iPad Pro Combines Professional Style with Versatile Protection

22 Jun 2016 Booq’s New Booqpad for 9.7-inch iPad Pro Combines Professional Style with Versatile Protection [...]...

Booq’s sleek, dependable folio provides the ultimate tool for note taking, sketching or getting down to business SIERRA MADRE, Calif. – The team at booq, designers of stylishly functional laptop bags, backpacks and carrying cases for creative professionals, unveils their newest addition: Booqpad for 9.7-inch iPad Pro. The Booqpad makes it easy to switch between working and playing mode, merging the security of a snap case with the practical benefits of a multi-fold folio, providing versatility, protection and style. Complete with a removable magnetic polycarbonate 9.7-inch iPad Pro, folio and notepad, it’s the ideal create-and-carry solution. The Booqpad for 9.7-inch iPad Pro is now available for $60 at www.booqbags.com and retailers throughout the country. The Booqpad’s functional, ambidextrous design allows for multiple angles and scenarios, and suits both right and left-handed note-takers. Its magnetically attached polycarbonate case makes two seemingly inseparable parts easily removable and adjustable. Use the folio flap to slightly prop up an iPad for comfortable typing, or readjust to standing position for a full view of a presentation or movie. When it’s time to get to work, lay the Booqpad flat and take notes or sketch an idea on the paper pad. “Much like previous renditions of our Booqpad, our goal was to…

New from Click & Grow: Companion App, Handcrafted Wooden Cases and Craft Beer Herbs

21 Jun 2016 New from Click & Grow: Companion App, Handcrafted Wooden Cases and Craft Beer Herbs [...]...

Palo Alto, Calif. – June 21, 2016 – Click & Grow, the leading creator of high-tech and self-watering electronic planters that makes indoor gardening easy and hassle free, introduces a new iOS app to accompany the Smart Herb Garden. The Click & Grow app will offer support, tips and will ensure your plants are growing exactly as they should. Simply activate your plants via the app when you start growing to keep track of when your plants will sprout, when they should be watered and tips for recipes when it’s time to harvest. Click & Grow also announces new accessories including a new series of handcrafted wooden cases for your Smart Herb Garden and new plant refills. The distinctively designed wooden cases, like the Smart Herb Garden, seamlessly bring the indoors into your kitchen, living space or windowsill to add a modern yet natural touch to your home. The wooden cases are cut and handcrafted from real, solid wood and are as unique as the plants in the Smart Garden. They are sized just right to house your Smart Herb Garden, and are finished with a natural, resilient and water-repellent oil-based wax. The wooden case series features three distinct woods,…

Survivor Power Bank, the Only Battery Rugged Enough to be Called Survivor, Now Available

21 Jun 2016 [...]...

Survivor Power Bank provides drop-proof, weather-resistant recharging that’s ready for anything  Nashville, Tenn. – June 21, 2016 –  Griffin Technology, creator of award-winning and thoughtfully designed mobile accessories, announced today their highly anticipated Survivor Power Bank is now available. Survivor Power Bank is the first phone and tablet backup battery pack durable and reliable enough to be called Survivor. Survivor Power Bank gives peace of mind to users on-the-go by delivering portable power whenever needed. It’s tested to Military Standard 810G, providing up to 6.6 foot drop protection and impact resistant defense from falls on hard surfaces like concrete. The rechargeable battery cells are protected from drops and spills with shatterproof polycarbonate and textured, abrasion-resistant silicone to deliver reliable power. Designed to go wherever life’s adventures take you, Survivor Power Bank has an IP66 rating to protect against water damage and dust particles. A self-sealing flap keeps the battery’s charge and power ports and built-in LED emergency flashlight clean and dry at all times. The power bank has a reliable 10,050 mAh charging capacity for USB-powered devices, that can provide up to three full recharges for the iPhone 6s Plus or one full charge on an iPad Air 2, it…