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Focal Unveils Stellia, its Newest Closed-Back Headphone with High-End Elegance and Performance à la Française

12 Feb 2019 Focal Unveils Stellia, its Newest Closed-Back Headphone with High-End Elegance and Performance à la Française […]...

Equipped with the brand’s technology, innovation and excellent soundproofing, Stellia delivers exceptional sound quality with uncompromising style and sophistication, everywhere you go New York, NY – Focal, a recognized leader on the global stage for high fidelity products, today unveils Stellia, high-end, closed-back headphones, creating a listening experience worthy of the best loudspeakers. Stellia integrates a new generation of exclusive speaker drivers, capable of working at low sound levels while offering an extremely extensive frequency response (5Hz- 40kHz). Thanks to the many signature Focal technologies incorporated within these speaker drivers (frameless 100% copper voice coil, ‘M’-shaped pure Beryllium dome and more), Stellia delivers extreme sound precision, in both bass articulation and treble details, bring voice to life in astonishing realism. Forty Years of Expertise and Passion For 40 years, Focal has been designing and developing exceptional products drawing on extensive expertise and passion to constantly innovate. Focal engineers worked tirelessly on Stellia to achieve the very best in sound, quality, and design. Vents are integrated to extend the speaker driver’s frequency response; an EVA foam positioned behind the speaker driver absorbs high frequencies; acoustic diffusers break up standing waves to achieve sound reproduction free of interference. Focal has also strictly…

Philips E Series Adds Two New Monitors with Brilliant Color for Home Entertainment or Content Creation

11 Feb 2019 Philips E Series Adds Two New Monitors with Brilliant Color for Home Entertainment or Content Creation […]...

New 32” QHD LCD Display Features SmartImage Game Mode and 27” 4K UHD Display Delivers Ultra-Clear Picture Quality Philips New E-Line 32″ QHD LCD Monitor Fremont, CA – Today EPI, an affiliate of TPV Technology Limited (TPV), who holds all Philips-branded home and personal audio licensing worldwide, announces the addition of two new high-performance monitors to its E Series Collection.  The Philips 32” QHD LCD Display (326E8FJSB) with Quad HD 2560 x 1440 pixels and the Philips 27″ 4K UHD Display (276E8VJSB) with 3840 x 2160 resolution join the family of stunning professional monitors for an affordable price. Both displays are now available at Amazon and NewEgg for $279.99 MSRP each. Ideal for home entertainment, the new Philips 32’’ QHD LCD Display features AMD FreeSync technology with a smooth quick refresh at 60Hz and an ultra-fast response time of 5ms, which is perfect for Console or PC gaming. Plus, the new SmartImage Game mode offers multiple options for gamers, including FPS, Racing and RTS Modes. FPS Mode improves dark themes in games, allowing users to see hidden objects in dark areas.  Racing Mode adapts the display with the fastest response time, high color and image adjustments.  RTS Mode has a unique…

Nima Announces New Tool to Provide Those with Gluten and Peanut Allergies Information on Nima-Tested Restaurants Worldwide

7 Feb 2019 Nima Announces New Tool to Provide Those with Gluten and Peanut Allergies Information on Nima-Tested Restaurants Worldwide […]...

Nima’s new data points tell those with food allergies where to find  Nima-tested dishes at chain restaurants throughout the world. San Francisco, CA – February 7, 2019 – Today, Nima, the pioneer in connected food sensors, announced a new online tool that provides users with information on gluten-free and peanut-free dishes found at nearby chain restaurants. The findings are the results of a large testing initiative that aimed to give individuals with food allergies the ability to dine out with Nima-tested data from their favorite chains. Chains often have the same menu, use the same ingredients and prepare food following the same protocols. Having an idea of what dishes have tested gluten-free at one chain location can provide extra information on where to start at the location near you. “One of our key values at Nima is data for decisions,” said Shireen Yates, CEO and co-founder of Nima. “Our ultimate goal is the democratization and transparency of data as it relates to food allergens and this new platform brings us one step closer to our mission.”  Nima staff tested menu items for the presence of gluten or peanut from over 100 popular chain restaurants using the Nima Gluten and Nima Peanut…

MATRIX Industries Announces PW2 LUXE Edition with Shark Mesh Stainless Steel Strap in Black and Titanium

6 Feb 2019 MATRIX Industries Announces PW2 LUXE Edition with Shark Mesh Stainless Steel Strap in Black and Titanium […]...

After raising $1.6M in 31-days, MATRIX is extending its pre-order campaign for another 15-days, and adding PowerWatch 2 LUXE to its new lineup of smartwatches that never need to charge. PowerWatch 2 LUXE. Hand-powered. Hand-crafted. Click here for MATRIX’s PowerWatch 2 Press Kit with PW2 Premium and PW2 LUXE Editions Menlo Park, CA – With more than 7500 pre-orders already placed and $1.6M raised in one month, MATRIX Industries – the materials science pioneers radically changing the way we capture, harvest and use previously wasted energy – is announcing the extension of their PowerWatch 2 pre-order campaign for an additional 15-days. MATRIX already introduced their latest generation of PowerWatch, PowerWatch 2, and a Premium Edition upgrade. Now, as MATRIX extends the pre-order campaign, it is also sharing for the first time ever, the PowerWatch 2 LUXE Edition. PowerWatch 2 LUXE is available for pre-order today, starting at $279 for a limited run of 1000 Series 1 units ($699 MSRP). PowerWatch 2 LUXE Edition features a quick-release, 22mm shark mesh stainless steel strap, a sapphire glass casing, and comes in either Black or Titanium finishes. Backers who pre-order PW2 LUXE will be treated to a rich, limited edition packaging, hand-crafted using…

Now available: Eve Light Strip, the ultra-bright, ultra-flexible LED strip for HomeKit

5 Feb 2019 Now available: Eve Light Strip, the ultra-bright, ultra-flexible LED strip for HomeKit […]...

San Francisco, CA – February 5, 2019 – Eve Light Strip, a smart LED Strip with Apple HomeKit technology, is available starting today. Thanks to premium triple-diode architecture and a maximum brightness of 1800 lumens, Eve Light Strip is perfect for accent lighting as well as general lighting purposes. The 6.6 ft strip can be cut to accomodate smaller fittings and fixtures, or extended up to 32.8 ft. By combining Apple HomeKit technology with Wi-Fi networking, Eve Light Strip eliminates the need for a bridge and makes installation and automation a breeze. Highlights Full-spectrum white and color thanks to premium triple-diode architecture 1800 lumens for ultra-bright, whole-room ambience Tell Siri to switch on/off, dim, and brighten using your voice Activate preset colors and easily create your own favorites Cut or extend: 6.6 ft – extend up to 32.8 ft using 6.6 ft extension strips Flexible and self-adhesive: peel and stick in and around corners HomeKit-enabled: unparalleled ease of use and advanced security Easy setup: direct connection, no bridge or gateway required Pricing & Availability Eve Light Strip is available from the Eve Store and Amazon for USD $79.95. 6.6 ft extension strips are priced at USD $49.95. The Eve app…

STATE FARM® SPONSORS ITS FIRST ESPORTS ATHLETE, TOP FORTNITE STREAMER DRLUPO

29 Jan 2019 STATE FARM® SPONSORS ITS FIRST ESPORTS ATHLETE, TOP FORTNITE STREAMER DRLUPO […]...

Team Rogue’s Fortnite captain and the nation’s largest property and casualty insurance company sign endorsement deal BLOOMINGTON, IL. – January 29, 2019 – State Farm has announced their first ever sponsorship of an individual professional esports athlete, Benjamin “DrLupo” Lupo, a top Twitch streamer and captain of Rogue’s Fortnite team. One of the best and most followed Fortnite players in the world, DrLupo has 2.9 million followers on Twitch and 7 million followers across all social platforms. The Nebraska native is known for his engaging, candid streams, in which his wife and three-year-old son make frequent cameos. He has harnessed his massive influence in the gaming community to support charitable causes, and in 2018 raised $1.3 million for St. Jude’s Research Hospital by partaking in various live streaming efforts throughout the year. DrLupo also broke several fundraising records for St. Jude PLAY LIVE, a program that allows creators to stream video games while raising money for the hospital. “DrLupo is one of the world’s most followed Fortnite streamers,” said Ed Gold, Marketing Director, State Farm. “His philanthropic efforts and massive fanbase make him an ideal partner as we continue to amplify our esports programming and efforts with the gaming community.”…

STEELSERIES ANNOUNCES NEW DUAL WIRELESS CONTROLLER OPTIMIZED FOR GAMING ON ANDROID AND PC – THE STRATUS DUO

29 Jan 2019 STEELSERIES ANNOUNCES NEW DUAL WIRELESS CONTROLLER OPTIMIZED FOR GAMING ON ANDROID AND PC – THE STRATUS DUO […]...

The Stratus Duo is the easiest controller to quickly swap between playing on Android or PC. CHICAGO – JANUARY 29, 2019 – SteelSeries, the global leader in gaming peripherals, today announced its newest full-size, multi-platform controller, the Stratus Duo. Gamers can swap between the low latency 2.4GHz wireless connection for gaming on Windows, and Bluetooth for mobile gaming on Android, Oculus Go and Samsung VR. Gamers can utilize the Stratus Duo in multiple ways using the 2.4GHz wireless, Bluetooth and wired connections. With its Bluetooth connection, the Stratus Duo supports Android, Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Go. Gamers no longer need to struggle with awkward touchscreen controls while playing mobile games on their Android devices. The Stratus Duo allows gamers to enjoy playing on their Android device via Bluetooth or on their PC via the 2.4GHz wireless connection with no additional software needed for setup. “The gaming ecosystem is continuing to evolve and grow beyond PC and consoles to include mobile devices and VR systems,” said Tino Solberg, SteelSeries CTO. “The Stratus Duo allows gamers to easily navigate across several platforms through wireless and Bluetooth technology to create a truly seamless experience.” The 2.4GHz wireless receiver offers a solid, low…

AOC Unveils New Curved AGON 3 Series Gaming Monitors

22 Jan 2019 AOC Unveils New Curved AGON 3 Series Gaming Monitors […]...

Today AOC, a worldwide leader in monitor display technology, announces two new curved gaming monitors to add to their premium AGON 3 Series collection – the AG273QCG and the AG273QCX. The AGON 3 Series is made for gaming enthusiasts who want stunning visual displays with no stuttering, tearing or lagging. Ideal for RPG or simulation games, the AGON 3 Series curved monitors allow for an immersive gaming experience with the HDR with FreeSync and G-SYNC technology.  Gamers can enjoy the smoothest and fastest gaming experience with a serious competitive edge.  Plus, the AGON 3 Series features the AGON Game Light FX on the back of the monitors, which is a ring of highly customizable RGB LED lights that can create thousands of different colors for immersive ambient lighting when gaming at night. The AG273QCG is a curved 27-inch, QHD HDR gaming monitor with a refresh rate of 165Hz, 1ms response time and G-SYNC technology by NVIDIA.  It features G-SYNC that delivers advanced HDR display with minimal input lag, high refresh rates and ultra-low motion blur. G-SYNC synchronizes the display’s refresh rates to the GPU in gamers’ Adaptive-Sync compatible PC to eliminate screen-tearing and minimize display stutter and input lag. G-SYNC…

Roland’s New VR-1HD Makes It Easier Than Ever Before For Gamers To Broadcast Live

18 Jan 2019 […]...

 Roland’s new VR-1HD produces livestream game play with the touch of a button. Los Angeles, CA, January, 18 2019 — Roland, a leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic musical instruments and professional video products, announces the VR-1HD AV Streaming Mixer– a mixer for dynamic multicamera live streaming that enhances your gaming experience in real-time. With amazing picture quality and sound that outperforms videos live streamed from just a mobile phone or static webcam, VR-1HD helps content creators and gamers engage with their audiences on a whole new level. Connect, mix and stream cameras, presentations, game play, smartphones and tablets with VR-1HD’s “worry-free” HDMI inputs. Each of the three inputs accepts HD and computer video resolutions for audio that can be easily mixed with two-studio quality XLR microphone inputs and line input. The mixer allows users to go hands-free and headset-free while gaming with a top mounted mic input, so players can use a goose neck microphone and easily operate the VR-1HD with dedicated controls. Gamers can maintain the high frame rate of their gaming consoles with a dedicated hardware THRU on INPUT 3 to make game play available to both the live stream and to your gaming monitor, without introducing…

SCOSCHE® Industries Receives 2019 CES Innovations Award for BTFREQ™ Bluetooth® FM Transmitter with Alexa® Built-In and Power Delivery Charger

11 Jan 2019 SCOSCHE® Industries Receives 2019 CES Innovations Award for BTFREQ™ Bluetooth® FM Transmitter with Alexa® Built-In and Power Delivery Charger […]...

Check out SCOSCHE® Industries during CES in the Las Vegas Convention Center, South Hall 3, Booth #31106 to view the BTFREQ and an exciting new array of consumer technology, powersports, and safer driving solutions.  LAS VEGAS – (Jan. 11, 2019) – SCOSCHE® Industries (pronounced skōsh/skohsh), innovators of award-winning consumer technology, powersports and car audio products and accessories is proud to be honored as a 2019 CES Innovations Award recipient. The annual CES Innovation Awards program celebrates outstanding product design and engineering in brand-new consumer technology products. The Scosche BTFREQ is a small but mighty device, cleverly designed to deliver several technology solutions, including in-vehicle hands-free communications, entertainment, Power Delivery, and Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based voice service. The BTFREQ is a powerful and convenient dual-port (USB-A 12W/USB-C 18W with Power Delivery) charger. Not only does it allow you to charge two devices at once, it charges them quickly. USB-C PD charges up to three times faster than a regular charger and provides adaptive charging, delivering the fastest safest charge for each individual device. This charger also supports Apple and Samsung Fast Charge and, as USB-C is becoming the globally adopted standard for charging and data transfer, it will work with your current…