Category: Accesories

Credit card-sized Pocket Tripod is one useful accessory for phones

Pocket Tripod

Clicking and uploading photos from your smartphone to platforms like Instagram or Facebook has become a common affair these days. Having a stable hand always give you an advantage while taking perspective shots, especially ones that need you to tilt the phone considerably. Carrying a DSLR and tripod is always a much better option, but there are times when you just have a phone and don’t want to miss an instinctive moment. A crisp photo or video that will attract views and strengthen your social-networking profile. So, how about an accessory that fits right inside your wallet, and turns into a tripod instantly?
Read More…

idime iPhone storage expansion device adds up to 256GB of extra space

idime iPhone storage expansion device

For iPhone owners, space is one thing that comes for a premium. With the iPhone you have no option for increasing the storage space and you have to stick with the 16, 32GB or if you have extra money to shell you could increase that to 64 or even 128GB. To let you expand iPhone storage at a very nominal price, idime an innovative new solution is banging at the doors. idime is a tailor-made dime-sized accessory that plugs into a specially designed case to give you 32, 64, 128 or 256GB of extra space without engaging the Lightning port. And retrieving files, photos and videos from the idime is as easy as plugging it to the computer’s USB port. Read More…

Sherlock – GPS enabled anti-theft device ensures your bike’s never lost

Sherlock GPS anti theft device for bicycles

Bicycle security is every cyclist’s biggest concern. If you share the concern and what to beef up your anti-theft protection, Sherlock – a GPS enabled anti-theft device for bicycles is here to assist. Currently fetching backers on Indiegogo, Sherlock is a device designed to connect to a mobile app to allow you to know your bike in real-time and keep track of its location every time. The highly smart and compact device can be easily hidden inside the bike’s handlebar so that it’s hard for a thief to detect. Read More…

Expand iPhone 6s storage with SanDisk iXpand Memory Case

SanDisk iXpand Memory Case for iPhone 6s_1

Apple don’t provide the iPhone with expandable memory storage option and that’s their USP. Although the latest Apple phone, the 6s Plus do have ample memory space, but at certain point you are going to run out of it. The large app size, recording videos in UHD and HD photos are going to choke your phone’s inbuilt memory and you are going to be forced into deleting some data. To avoid that SanDisk has an iPhone 6/iPhone 6s case which provides added memory for the phone and also comes with an optional battery pack which fits into the case itself.
Read More…

Seek Thermal CompactPRO – Thermal imaging camera accessory for smartphones

Seek Thermal CompactPRO camera

Seeing thermal signatures in the dark has its own advantage, especially when you are searching for someone in pitch dark or maybe looking out for dangerous wild animal in the wild. Or perhaps seeking out the problem area in a commercial setting, like a gas leak. The advantages of thermal imaging are countless and it’s an exciting prospect to own a thermal imaging camera. But they don’t come cheap, do they? Seek Thermal imaging camera accessory for iOS and Android smartphones created quite a buzz last year and now it has become even better.
Read More…

KFC India’s 5-in-1 meal box with a built-in power bank to charge gadgets

kfc-watt-a-box

Fast food joints such as KFC frequently come up with ways to lure customers. After the edible nail polish provided in Hot & Spicy and Original Chicken flavors, KFC India has come up with Watt a Box – a 5-in-1 meal box embedded with a power bank. Enjoying the flavors of the fried chicken and charging the phone simultaneously was never so easy. Watt a Box has been developed by KFC in collaboration with Mumbai-based digital agency, Blink Digital. Read More…

Women becomes first to be fitted with hearing aid that connects to smartphone

Internet-enabled hearing aid

Melbourne-based Aneta Gorelik was diagnosed with hearing loss due to nerve damage about 10 years ago. Since, the 30-year-old, mother of one, has been avoiding a hearing aid because of the stigma associated with it. Now, by adopting the internet-enabled Oticon Opn hearing aid, Aneta has become the first person in the world to be fitted with a hearing aid that connects to the smartphone and other gadgets over Bluetooth. In addition to connecting to mobile devices, doorbells or fire alarms, the nifty hearing aid can also double as headphones or Bluetooth earpiece. Read More…

SmartCane uses ultrasonic waves to help visually impaired navigate better

SmartCane Rohan Paul

There are endless technologies being built to benefit the visually impaired. Yet, in developing countries like India, a majority of visually impaired still use the age old white cane to navigate. While the white cane is still effective at detecting objects at the ground level, it fails as an assistive tool when it comes to detecting objects above the waist. As a solution, an Indian robotics researcher and inventor, Dr Rohan Paul has designed and developed the SmartCane – a battery operated walking cane which uses ultrasonic waves to detect objects and obstacles between knee and head height of the user. Read More…

ELWIN Fit – Most practical wireless earbuds designed for urban lifestyle

ELWIN Fit Wireless Earbuds

Wireless earbuds are good but one lingering problem that all existing earbuds have is the lack of battery life and the fit. ELWN Fit earbuds try to solve this problem with a unique design which gives new meaning to wireless earbuds. These earbuds are designed by industry’s leading earbud designers with the latest technology available. Best thing about ELWIN Fit is the number of options in which you wear these earbuds. As opposed to only 4-5 ear fit pieces that other earbud makers give, this one comes with 48 earbud comfort fit pieces with the ability to have 180 perfect fit options. That many options make sure the earbuds fit any ear size with comfort, be it the triple flange or half over-ear hooks. In particular during intense sports activity, these comfort pieces secure the earbuds in place and prevent them from falling off.
Read More…

Ever wanted to charge your Android phone with an iPhone? Zuo Charge makes it possible

Zuo Charge Midnight Cable S2

Have you ever thought of charging your Android device with iPhone or vice-versa? I bet you haven’t because it’s not possible. Therefore, Spanish firm Zuo Charge comes into picture with its interesting accessory. Midnight Black S2, as they call it, is a Micro-USB to lighting/Micro-USB connector which turns any compatible device into a power bank. Virtually turn any OTG-enabled device into a power bank for emergency charging.
Read More…