Acoustic Stream A Guitarist’s Wireless 4-in-1 Companion (video)

Guitarists looking for a convenient way to play wirelessly as well as record, tune and protect their instruments from environmental damage might be interested in a new device which is launched this week over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website in the form of the new Acoustic Stream device.

Acoustic Stream has been designed by Robert W Bean as a 4 in 1 companion device for guitarists. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Acoustic Stream project and see it in action.

Acoustic Stream

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Limefuel Rugged L150XR 15000mAh Backup Battery Hits Kickstarter (video)

Anyone looking for a rugged backup battery offering plenty of power to keep your mobile devices fully charged whilst away from the grid. Might be interested in the new Limefuel Rugged L150XR 15000mAh backup battery that has just launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website and is looking to raise enough capital to make the jump from concept into production.

The Limefuel Rugged L150XR has an Ingress Protection rating of IP66the the highest IP rating in the external battery market. Providing a totally dust proof, water proof (when the top cover is closed), and shock, crush and vibration proof backup battery, you can carry anywhere. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Limefuel Rugged L150XR project and see it in action.

Limefuel Rugged L150XR

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Fujitsu Unveils Haptic Feedback Tablet Prototype at MWC 2014

Fujitsu has unveiled an interesting prototype haptic feedback tablet at MWC 2014. The tablet has special technology that makes the screen feel smooth or rough allowing the user to feel images on the screen. The technology behind the haptic system was developed at Fujitsu Laboratories. The tech is able to create tactile sensations by varying the friction between the touchscreen and the user’s finger.


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Xbar Personal Workout Device Designed By Damian Sanders (video)

Damian Sanders a pioneer of professional snowboarding has created a new fitness devices called the Xbar which he has designed to help keep you fit and healthy even with a busy life.

The Xbar has been designed to provide everything you can do with a curl bar and more including positions for close grip, regular grip, wide grip and reverse grip. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Xbar fitness device project and see it in action.

Xbar Fitness

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Sony SmartWatch 2 Garmin Navigation App Officially Unveiled

At the end of last week it was rumoured that Sony would be announcing a new partnership with Garmin to equip their Sony SmartWatch 2 with a Garmin Navigation App. Today at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) exhibition in Barcelona Garmin and Sony have today officially announced the partnership and unveiled their new navigation app and extension.

The Garmin Xperia Edition smartphone features Garmin navigation features and the new application seamlessly integrates with Sony SmartWatch 2 to display walking directions, providing users with navigation details directly on their wrist, without the need to look at a smartphone screen.

Sony Smartwatch 2 Garmin Navigation App Officially Unveiled

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Sony SmartBand And Core Launches Next Month (videos)

After unveiling their new Sony Smartband during this years CES 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas during January, Sony has this week announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) exhibition in Barcelona that their new Sony Smartband will be available to purchase from stores worldwide from next month.

The Sony Smartband has been designed to track your movement and is also be compatible with the new Sony Core tracker that will also be available during March 2014. When combined, the Core and SmartBand measure sleep patterns, offer vibrate alerts and more.

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Huawei Smartwatch Officially Unveiled As Huawei TalkBand B1 (video)

Following on from the leaked images that were published last week by a Huawei exec on Twitter for the new Huawei smartwatch revealing what the new smartwatch would look like.

Huawei has today officially launched their new Huawei TalkBand B1 smartwatch as expected at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 event in Barcelona this week, for the world to see and explained in detail the features you can expect from the wrist worn device.

Huawei TalkBand B1 Smartwatch

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Orange’s Gova Smartphone

Orange, a major communications company in Britain, has revealed a smartphone that will be their first 150Mbps LTE budget device. It’s called Gova and it sports a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM and will launch with Android 4.3. Other specifications include a 4.5-inch screen, 8GB of storage, and a 5-megapixel rear camera.

The price still hasn’t been revealed but it’s not expected to be much. It’s expected to launch in Luxembourg, Mauritius, Moldova, Poland, Spain, Slovakia and Tunisia in April but there still isn’t any word about when it’ll be out anywhere else, including the company’s home market.

Orange Gova

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Fluux LiquiMetal Ferrofluid Suspension Blends Science, Art And Design (video)

When lava lamps first appeared way back in 1963 created by Edward Craven-Walker they provided an artistic and mesmerising way to see physics in action.

Now Fluux Design Lab hope to keep you mesmerised by their new Fluux LiquiMetal colour shifting ferrofluid suspension which can be controlled using a neodymium magnet wand. Check out the demonstration video after the jump to see this very unique concept in action.

Fluux LiquiMetal

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goDock Smartphone Versatile Docking Station (video)

Anyone in the market for a versatile smartphone docking station might be interested in a new pocket sized design which has been created by Tyler Munyon and GoLabs based in San Francisco California in the form of the goDock smartphone dock.

The goDock has been designed to provide users with a mobile docking station that also keeps all your smartphone accessories easily accessible and keeps your headphones and charging cable untangled. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the pocket sized goDock station.

goDock smartphone dock

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Sony SmartWatch 2 To Support Garmin Navigation App (Rumour)

It has been rumoured this week that Sony is in talks with Garmin to enable their new Sony SmartWatch 2 with support for the Garmin Navigation App.

Apparently if a deal is struck between the two companies all new Sony SmartWatch 2 devices will be equipped with the Garmin Navigation application straight out of the box.

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