Have you indulged in that 3D TV yet as part of that home theater system? Then it is time to match it with audio that may actually save you a bit of coinage. The Sceptre Speaker Sound Bar delivers 3D surround sound with dual 20W speakers. In addition, it provides High Efficiency Amplifier technology, pre-set sound modes and auto-fading LED display. Included is wall mounting kit and infrared remote.
Show a touch of creativity with Jawbone's Jambox. With 9 cap and 13 grill colors, design it yourself and then show off your work on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and through email. Jambox will still have that MyTalk platform that can be personalized with AudioApps and an affordable $199.99 price.
For a mere $69.99, the upcoming Leap is a small USB peripheral that has motion sensing technology so you no longer have to physically mess with that touchscreen. Control your PC with motions, finger tracking and pens for pointing. The company claims their device is 100% more accurate than any other system and lucky you can pre-order now for a Feb. 2013 ship date. Developers can fill out applications to get their SDK to create apps for the Leap.
Once you plug your iPhone/touch into the AOC myStage, you get a 23" HD display with 50,000,000:1 DCR contrast so everyone can watch. The dock also has two 5W SRS speakers and both VGA and HDMI support. You can stream photos or videos that you have stored as well as access to YouTube and other video-sharing sites. Connect with USB cable to a PC or Mac and you can sync iCloud content. MyStage carries a £224 (~$352.00) price.
Klipsch headphones continue to provide style and substance with their latest line. Their Image S4 and S4A (for Android) models look cool and sound great. They now have flat cabling for tangle-free usage in addition to 4.2 ft. bass response, 10 - 19000 Hz frequency response, three sizes of oval ear tips and each comes in a stainless steel carrying case. The elite S4i comes with 3-button iPhone/iPod control.
Liquid Image's appealing Ego can double as a WiFi hotspot. The HD video camera attaches to sports equipment and can be positioned to shoot the user. The camcorder shoots both HD 720p video at 60fps and 12-megapixel stills, and can be used in continuous photo mode. Remote control by smartphone is possible for on/off/recording and to change cam settings. The Ego supports microSD cards, has a two hour battery life and is available now.
Merchant Customer Exchange has courted the likes of Best Buy, Target and Walmart to bring you simplified smartphone purchasing. The mobile app plans to include rewards like loyalty programs, coupons and rebates. MCX plans to include retailers, restaurants, gas stations and supermarkets in the months to come. This is clearly not the first nor the last company to come up with this plan and it remains to be seen if their efforts are successful.
We say it's about time. Come October, Avatar will finally become available on Blu-ray 3D. Supposedly, Fox's Collector's Edition was stalled because of a lack of 3DTVs and director James Cameron insists that this version is "the way it was meant to be seen." We agree, as it was the first movie we actually went to see in a theater in years. Who knew blue could still be so cool? Pre-order the $2.7 billion flick now and in the meantime, enjoy this video incentive.
Sony has released its latest eReader earlier than its expected September debut. Available in white, black or red , the PRS-T2 has a glare-free touchscreen, 2GB storage, preloaded dictionaries and translators, Facebook and Everclear access and a 2-month battery life. The eReader also comes with a voucher for the first Harry Potter ebook. As with its previous version, it can access Sony's library that allows borrowing from more than 15,000 public libraries. The PRS-T2 carries a $129.99 price, with optional cover and cover with light also available.
Dockem has released the Koala Tablet Wall Mount that fits all iPads, Motorola's Xoom, the Samsung Galaxy Tab and other tablets. Attachable by 3M Command adhesives that won't harm your wall, it comes with built-in cord clips and allows full access to buttons and port. Useable in portrait or landscape mode, the mount can even be used with in conjunction with other iPad covers.